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Smiths Cottage Reviews

5 Mount Argus Road, Umgeni Heights, Durban, South Africa

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55 Total Reviews
  • 100%Value For Money
  • 95%Security
  • 85%Location
  • 95%Staff
  • 100%Atmosphere
  • 100%Cleanliness
  • 100%Facilities

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Loved this place. Gary and Lia are your top notch hosts! Thanks so much for helping me get my camera back! :) Their kids, Tristan and Taryn, are darling! :) I love this place for its homely vibe, wide open space, security, cleanliness, and cute cabins! They upgraded my booking for free and gave me unlimited free internet, which was so hopeful as I was trying to get my life in order. :) I wish I had had time to swim in the pretty pool, but maybe next time. :) Cheers from Coffee Bay! xx


Enjoyable short stay

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