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“Feel at home....”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Villa Jaime

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Villa Jaime
Certificate of Excellence
Durban
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4 reviews
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“Feel at home....”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2013

Beautiful place with beautiful owners. I enjoy staying there. Beautiful views of the Indian Ocean! Beds are super comfortable and most of the units are very spacious! Ample parking (off-site) for trailers etc!

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled on business
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jaime e, Owner at Villa Jaime, responded to this review, 9 September 2013
Thank you for the kind review of Villa Jaime. We are always interested in our guest reviews and note that you mentioned we have ample parking for trailers. When travelling it is important to have safe and ample parking for vehicles and trailers so we ensure there is plenty of space to meet all our guests needs. We are happy you enjoyed our comfortable beds and felt at home at Villa Jaime.
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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    4 of 5 bubbles
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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    4.5 of 5 bubbles
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    4 of 5 bubbles
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Hlobane
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2013

Wish our three nights could have been 30. Also pleased I didn't know about the 49 steps down to the Cosy Log Cabin (and up again!) before we went; the cabin itself compensated entirely for that enforced, unaccustomed exercise. We loved the huge deck, the comfy lounge, the wonderful bedrooms. I was also fascinated by the resident artist, GSDs Tomtom and Nikki, kittens Prince Louis and Princess Anne, and Mr Wobbles the Maltese. Jaime aka Islay Ernst is an utter duck. Can't wait to go again, hopefully for longer. I see Aislingjoy complained of cigarette smell in the garden room - that's the fault of inconsiderate guests, infinite space outside to indulge if one must..

  • Stayed August 2013, travelled with family
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jaime e, Owner at Villa Jaime, responded to this review, 16 August 2013
Again Please!
We were delighted to host you at Villa Jaime recently. Thank you for your lovely review of our Log Cabin, we look forward to your next visit to Ballito. Best Regards Islay
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2013

Villa Jaime - lovely comfortable rooms and beds, a wonderful home from home with a great host in Jaime and fantastically friendly staff. Lots of shopping close-by and walking distance to the beaches - ticked all the boxes - I will be back.

  • Stayed July 2013, travelled on business
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jaime e, Owner at Villa Jaime, responded to this review, 5 August 2013
Thank you for choosing Villa Jaime in Ballito when you come up on business from Cape Town!
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2013

Villa Jaime, in the heart of Ballito on the coast of Durban, was such a great holiday home! We were blessed to have stayed there for a little while as a family and the kids have never slept so well. The sound of the ocean and the beautiful ocean view was such a cherry on top. Jaime's hospitality was remarkable and we honestly can't wait to go again! Thank you so much to Jaime and the staff for making our stay such an unforgettable experience- we will surely tell everyone about it! Heinz Winckler and Family!

  • Stayed July 2013, travelled with family
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jaime e, Owner at Villa Jaime, responded to this review, 16 August 2013
Thank you "What a Blessing"

We were thrilled to have you stay at Villa Jaime. We look forward to hosting you again sometime soon. Best Regards Jaime
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2013

We spent two nights in the garden room 1. The hospitality was great and the location is fantastic for the beach and restaurants. The bed was great, we slept very well. Unfortunately our room smelled of stale cigarette smoke and damp. There is mould and damp on walls and curtains and the walls were so thin we had a fair amount of noise disturbance. We had read great things about this place on other reviews so maybe we will visit again but request a different room.

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  • Stayed July 2013, travelled as a couple
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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2013

This place and the people makes it feel like home. Great and friendly service! New and neat rooms that makes a bussiness trip a lot more comfortable. Nearby shopping centers and close to the highway and airport for easy travel! Will definitly recomed it! thanks

  • Stayed July 2013, travelled on business
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jaime e, Owner at Villa Jaime, responded to this review, 16 August 2013
Thank you Bussiness with Pleasure!

We hope to see you at Villa Jaime again soon.
kind regards
Jaime
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2013

We stayed at Villa Jaime for 2 nights in June after staying at a few other places and this was by far the best, we wished we could stay longer. The bed was so comfy and the place was nice and clean. The "penthouse" unit had the most fantastic views and the hosts were very friendly. I would recommend Villa Jaime to friends and family in a heartbeat.

  • Stayed June 2013, travelled as a couple
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jaime e, Owner at Villa Jaime, responded to this review, 25 June 2013
We strive to give our guests a Special home from home special welcome and travel experience !
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Property: Villa Jaime
Address: 7B Adriene Road, Ballito 4420, South Africa
Region: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Ballito
Amenities:
Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #4 of 16 Speciality Lodging in Ballito
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Villa Jaime 3*
Number of rooms: 4
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Exclusive and affordable self-catering accommodation in comfortable and secure surroundings. Each uniquely decorated unit offers a private entrance, secure parking, and a private patio to enjoy the tranquility of the lush tropical gardens and breathtaking sea views. Walking distance to the beach, this 3 star Villa is where dreams become memories that last a lifetime! ... more   less 
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