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Port Elizabeth
Reviewed 3 June 2016

What a disaster this was... Well ended up checking in at the hotel with doubt in my mind but did it anyway how right was i about this after hearing from locals not to go there but for the price we went not expecting much... While was there the air-con was not working but eventually came on just to wake...

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1Thank Armand G
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2014

Ok value for money, but this hotel could be so much better. A/C wasn't working, but we did have fans in our rooms. No fridge in the room which was a bummer. Pool wasn't very clean and breakfast was below average, we stuck with cereal and went elsewhere for proper breakfast. High noise levels at all hours and management didn't...

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Thank martina k
Sandton, South Africa
Reviewed 16 November 2013 via mobile

The hotel has had a name change it's now called Ballito Lodge Staff friendly & accommodating (let me check-in early. Room was spacious & clean. General appearance feels like they're not keeping up with maintenance. It looks like they tried to make it look fancy on the cheap. Definitely a 3 star accommodation. Overall feeling is that OK, especially if...

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Thank fantafunbus
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 13 October 2013

I booked at above hotel about a month ago, as we had a wedding to attend in Ballito. They insisted that we pay in full prior to check in... well now I know why! I phoned on Friday just to confirm my booking and that all was in order. On arrival on a hot Durban summer's day we had to...

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3Thank wilnaventer
BallitoLodge, Manager at Life Hotel Ballito, responded to this review

Dear Wilnaventer Thank you for your feedback, it is very much appreciated and it a great asset for us to learn and move forward from. Just to explain I represent the new Management Company that is taking over the Management of the property and we have seen that there is a serious need for refurbishments and upgrades on the current...

Reviewed 25 January 2013

I am writing this sitting on the bed of this hotel. We did not sleep well last night. A conference took place during the day - Friday. SSome guests either stayed overnight or new ones booked in. The noise was unbeafable. Doors slamming, shouting at the top of gheir voices. The staff are no better. At around 5 each morning...

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11Thank Swingers696969
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 26 December 2012

Our family from NZ decided to book at Life Ballito for Christmas....By far the worst hotel I've ever stayed at. I called the night before we check-in to ask for an earlier check-in, which was agreed to. We arrived only to be told our rooms aren't ready and the electricity was faulty anyway so the computer booking system can't be...

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9Thank PRIYANKA N
Kimberley, South Africa
Reviewed 7 May 2012

We stayed at the Life hotel in Ballito only for a weekend. We had a wedding in the surrounding area. Ballito is a wonderful place to visit all year round. The Hotel is not close to the ocean (Not within walking distance). It is within walking distance of a mall or two. I booked over the internet and it all...

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3Thank jurief
Reviewed 2 May 2012

My partner and I booked into Signiture Life hotel in ballito expecting a comfortable, and nice stay for 2 nights. We were not expecting the ritz or a luxury hotel in any way. What we got was a terribly uncomfortable stay in a hotel that looked like it had been slapped together in 5minutes. Before i continue i would like...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Ballito Lodge is conveniently situated just 5 minutes from the world famous beaches of Ballito and just 10 min from the King Shaka International Airport. This makes it a perfect place for accommodation and conferencing. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Life Hotel Ballito

Address: Nandi Mthembu Drive, Ballito 4399, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Ballito
Price Range: £48 - £55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Life Hotel Ballito 3*
Number of rooms: 50
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