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Botany Bay Lodge

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  • Excellent54%
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  • Average7%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
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Breakfast included
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 26 February 2014

The location of the Botany Bay Lodge in Berea is very good, right next to the Botanical garden. The rooms are large and comfortable. The decor of the house and around the pool looks a bit worn. The Maid is very nice and helpful and...More

Thank JGoodall
Response from DurbanBotany, Owner at Botany Bay LodgeResponded 3 March 2014

Thank you for your review. We are happy to hear your stay was comfortable and you found the service great. While we realize we cannot be everything to everyone all of the time and we do respect our guests' privacy.

Reviewed 25 July 2013

We had a great experience staying at Botany Bay Lodge in Room 2 over the nights of 19 and 20 July 2013. Our room was extremely spacious and comfortable and we enjoyed the layout and tasteful informality of the Lodge as a whole. It is...More

Thank MilesDivett
Reviewed 27 December 2012

I stayed here for 3 nights in December 2012. Overall, the stay was comfortable, but it's the service that is missing in this place. I felt like I was more in a self catering lodge than a bed and breakfast place - for example, no...More

Thank nitinbhagnari
Response from BotanyBayLodge, Owner at Botany Bay LodgeResponded 30 December 2012

Thank you for your review. Apologies for the impression that service was lacking. We do provide breakfast order forms, which are left in the rooms for guests to fill out. This allows us to serve breakfast at the guests' convenience. These were, however, not filled...More

Reviewed 10 November 2012

We stayed at the Botany Bay Lodge for two months (August/September) and it really was like a "home" for us. It's a small but very nice place just opposite the entrance of the Botanic Gardens, very green. The rooms are big and nicely decorated, with...More

Thank S_Nadine
Response from BotanyBayLodge, Owner at Botany Bay LodgeResponded 30 November 2012

Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear that you loved you stay at Botany Bay Lodge and it gives us pleasure to know that we lived up to your expectations and that you felt at home here. We hoped you saw Durban...More

Reviewed 2 October 2012

I really enjoy the stay at Botany Bay Lodge. What really convinced me: • Lovely staff • Helpful tips for my stay in South Africa • Showed me beautiful places in Durban • Support me if I need any help • Free Wi-Fi • Beautiful...More

1  Thank Sina B
Response from BotanyBayLodge, Owner at Botany Bay LodgeResponded 3 October 2012

It was wonderful to have had such lively, joyous guests and we're pleased that you experienced all that we say we are.

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"Room 2 is the best room, I think"
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"perhaps avoid the room by the kitchen if you want to sleep in."
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"Not for stay when on business due to lack of wifi and parking accessibility."
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"All rooms are of excellent quality"
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