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Cabana Beach Resort
Ranked #3 of 18 Hotels in Umhlanga Rocks
Certificate of Excellence
1 review
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“Cabana”
Reviewed 28 March 2014 via mobile

Had the best time at cubana beach resort!! Friendliest staff and always willing to help! Lovely view from the rooms and pool area! Sad to go away! Hope to see you guys again soon!! Thanks for everything!

Stayed March 2014, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 25 March 2014

We had the most awful week here - the worst was a gross breach of security when another couple were given the key card to our room! Accompanying us to reception, this couple said "good thing we are honest otherwise we could have cleaned out your apartment". Valid point.
So much went wrong. One thing after another, we had no telephone in the room - not working.
Key cards frequently failed to work, security staff forever playing with their mobile phones.
Definitely not recommended and certainly never, ever again! Feel free to contact us for more information or the rest of this sad, sorry story.

Room Tip: Beware, our room had a flood on the bathroom flood and water running down the walls!
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  • Stayed March 2014, travelled as a couple
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sales12345, Director of Sales at Cabana Beach Resort, responded to this review, 27 March 2014
Thank you for your review. We also acknowledge your previous correspondence which we have responded to via email and once again sincerely apologise for the inconvenience caused during your stay.
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
Reviewed 24 March 2014

Was really impressed with the service at this resort. From the front desk all the way to security. The resort staff were always eager and willing to help with anything. Impressed with the room quality as well - well appointed for this price category.

  • Stayed March 2014, travelled with family
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Ramsgate, South Africa
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Reviewed 23 March 2014

A truly wonderful experience each year. The staff are wonderful, going out of their way to make one's stay memorable and stress free. A shuttle to Gateway at least 2x a week would be appreciated as many fly down and don't have access to transport.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 20 March 2014 via mobile

Every time when we stay at the Cabanas, and we come here twice a year for 15 years, we enjoy this resort, location on the main beach, walking on the promenade, long white sand beaches, splendid view on the ocean. To much to say! Highly recommended for a stay at the north coast.

Stayed March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Nelspruit, South Africa
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Reviewed 18 March 2014

The property is in a very good, and clean. I will recommend any of my family or friends to visit this resort, We would like to come back for a holiday in November 2014, the only requested that I have is to get space of holiday.

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Dollar, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 17 March 2014

The refurbished rooms and facilities are really lovely and contemporary. The air con is such an improvement and the big Sony flat screen tvs are very welcome.
The whole place is beautifully maintained and the restaurants including the new Wimpy are just right. Maritimo's extended decking is lovely and the lamb curry amazing. We had it four times in two weeks.
The adult pool is perfect with Sungood manning the sun beds and umbrellas. The entertainment led by Iain and his team is excellent and Clement does the valuable job of dispensing wine
Ron, the General Manager circulates regularly and has a word for everyone.
I can't think of one downside to this resort!

  • Stayed February 2014, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about Cabana Beach Resort

Property: Cabana Beach Resort
Address: 10 Lagoon Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa (Formerly Cabana Beach Lifestyle Resort)
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Umhlanga Rocks
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#3 Luxury Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#4 Romantic Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:4 star — Cabana Beach Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 217
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Set in the heart of KwaZulu Natal’s exclusive Umhlanga Rocks, the Cabana Beach resort is a firm favourite amongst families who travel to the coast for an unbelievable holiday experience. Boasting a Mediterranean feel and overlooking the glorious Indian Ocean this award-winning resort offers guests every home comfort as well as a vast array of leisure activities. ... more   less 
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Cabana Beach Lifestyle Hotel Umhlanga Rocks

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