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uMhlanga Sands Resort

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Traveller (182)
Room & Suite (46)
Pool & Beach (27)
Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sleeper unit”(15 reviews)
“great holiday”(27 reviews)
“adult pool”(24 reviews)
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

I love this resort and hence booked again with them, the vibe is always great, the entertainement & pools are super, weather was great which helped as well, was not too happy with cleanliness of room on arrival and rooms need better maninatenance, but overall...More

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Thank zubairf2018
Response from mandy n, GM PA at uMhlanga Sands ResortResponded 4 January 2018

Dear zubairf2018 We are pleased to note from both your ratings for the Resort and your positive comments that you enjoyed your stay with us. It is most rewarding for us to read a review such as yours. An exciting Furnishings Upgrade programme will be...More

Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

We were greeted with warmth on our arrival, and our check-in was seamless and effortless. We had a well-appointed unit with a large bedroom with a queen-sized bed and a smaller bedroom with two single beds - the latter in the passage opposite the kitchenette,...More

Thank Farouk B
Response from mandy n, GM PA at uMhlanga Sands ResortResponded 4 January 2018

Dear Mr Farouk B, Thank you for staying with us at uMhlanga Sands Resort and for taking the time review your stay with us, and thank you for your positive comments regarding the Resort. It is rewarding to know that you and your family enjoyed...More

Reviewed 28 December 2017

I own two timeshare weeks here and we come here on holiday regularly. The resort is well maintained. The staff are friendly and the entertainment programme tries to please all. Sometimes it can get a bit noisy but that's to be expected at a family...More

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Thank Arlene945
Response from mandy n, GM PA at uMhlanga Sands ResortResponded 2 January 2018

Dear Arlene945 Thank you for taking the time to review your most recent stay at uMhlanga Sands Resort. We are pleased to note from your ratings and positive comments that you enjoyed our facilities and your stay with us at the Resort. The satisfaction of...More

Reviewed 24 December 2017

The wifi was inconsistent with poor speeds and the network was down for 1 day during the week. There is no provision for halaal food despite the large number of muslim clientele. However, these are really my only two issues, the hotel is otherwise excellent...More

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Thank 115muhammadb
Response from mandy n, GM PA at uMhlanga Sands ResortResponded 27 December 2017

Dear 115muhammadb, Thank you for staying with us at uMhlanga Sands Resort and for taking the time to complete our online questionnaire. Your comments regarding connectivity are of concern and will be investigated by our IT team and I am sorry to learn that you...More

Reviewed 19 December 2017

We had a great relaxing time...Lots to do . Very helpful staff and our unit was beautifully furnished and very clean. The Spur Restaurant was so convenient and the food good. Can walk and shop with ease. Going back next year.More

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Response from mandy n, GM PA at uMhlanga Sands ResortResponded 20 December 2017

Dear mattjE5409JD, Thank you for staying with us at uMhlanga Sands Resort and for taking the time review your stay with us, and thank you for your positive comments regarding the Resort. It is rewarding to know that you and your family enjoyed yourselves.. We...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice
2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Self-Serve Laundry
Babysitting
Airport Transportation
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$30 - US$500 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#5 Luxury Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#5 Romantic Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#5 Business Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$30 - US$500 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Family Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#5 Luxury Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#5 Romantic Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#5 Business Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (182)
Room & Suite (46)
Pool & Beach (27)
Dining (6)
Family and Play Areas (17)
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bmw31243
16 January 2018|
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Response from mandy n | Property representative |
please contact the resort on 031 5612323
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hsghonim
8 September 2017|
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Response from mandy n | Property representative |
Good day and thank you for your query. The Resort is directly on the beach/Indian Ocean, however, the town centre is approximately 1.7kms from the Resort and transport would be needed to and from King Shaka International... More
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"all rooms sea facing"
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"If you want a quiet time choose the rooms high up or above the adult pool not kids pool."
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"Rooms on 1st floor looks out over adult pool - not great for little kids"
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"The higher you go the better the view and the less the noise."
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