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Olive Room

Guest House

Review Summary

4.6 out of 5from 31 reviews for Olive Room
Cleanliness
4.8/5
Service
4.6/5
Location
4.4/5
Safety
4.6/5
Value for money
4.6/5
Michal V - Feb 2024
Overall rating
Cleanliness
4/5
Service
4/5
Location
4/5
Safety
4/5
Value for money
4/5
Michal V
On business

Lekker.

Baie lekker. Gasvry en skoon.

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Nice.

Very nice. Hospitable and clean.

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Deon L - Jan 2024
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
5/5
Location
5/5
Safety
5/5
Value for money
5/5
Deon L
With spouse/partner

Baie netjies.

Baie lekker en skoon met al die nodige geriewe.

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Very neat.

Very nice and clean with all the necessary facilities.

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Jacques M - Oct 2023
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
5/5
Location
4/5
Safety
5/5
Value for money
5/5
Jacques M
Family with teenagers

Absoluut waarde vir geld, baie netjies, rustig en naby genoeg aan groot sentra sonder om rustigheid in te boet.

Die Olive Room is alles wat geadverteer word, baie netjies, rustig en ruim. In 'n stiller area geleë maar naby genoeg aan die groter sentra sonder om opgesaalcte wees met die besige lewe en lawaai van die middestad ens. Sal definitief weer besoek.

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Absolute value for money, very tidy, quiet and close enough to major centers without sacrificing tranquility.

The Olive Room is everything that is advertised, very neat, peaceful and spacious. Located in a quieter area but close enough to the larger centers without being burdened with the busy life and noise of the city center etc. Will definitely visit again.

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Petra K - Feb 2023
Overall rating
Cleanliness
4/5
Service
3/5
Location
4/5
Safety
4/5
Value for money
4/5
Petra K
With friends

Gerieflike blyplek.

Baie netjies, skoon en veilig.

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Comfortable place to stay.

Very neat, clean and safe.

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Daniel M - Nov 2022
Overall rating
Cleanliness
4/5
Service
4/5
Location
3/5
Safety
3/5
Value for money
4/5
Daniel M
On business

Baie gemaklik, lekker geslaap, net genoeg.

Ideaal vir besigheidsoorslaap.

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Very comfortable, slept well, just enough.

Ideal for business sleepovers.

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Japie V - Oct 2022
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
5/5
Location
5/5
Safety
5/5
Value for money
5/5
Japie V
Individual traveler

Baie aangenaam.

Verblyf kan vir seker aanbeveel word.

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Very pleasant.

Accommodation can be recommended for sure.

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Benita W - Oct 2022
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
5/5
Location
5/5
Safety
5/5
Value for money
5/5
Benita W
On business

UItstekend.

Baie goei en vriendelike diens en gerieflike verblyf.

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Outstanding.

Very good and friendly service and comfortable accommodation.

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Joel D - Sep 2022
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
5/5
Location
5/5
Safety
5/5
Value for money
5/5
Joel D
Individual traveler

Exquisite.

Ideally placed for the business I was conducing.

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Karl H - Sep 2022
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
5/5
Location
5/5
Safety
5/5
Value for money
5/5
Karl H
Family with young children

Night stay over.

It was quiet and allowed us to get a good night's sleep.

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Cornelis S - Jun 2022
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
4/5
Location
4/5
Safety
4/5
Value for money
4/5
Cornelis S
Individual traveler

Goeie nagrus.

Vriendelik ontvang. Veilige parkeerplek. Warm water in die badkamer met goeie beligting. Elektriese toestelle werk. Knus en sagte bed met warm duvet. Jammer daar was net tee en geen koffie nie.

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Good night's rest.

Friendly welcome. Secure parking. Hot water in the bathroom with good lighting. Electrical appliances work. Cozy and soft bed with warm duvet. Sorry there was only tea and no coffee.

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Jolanda R - May 2022
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
5/5
Location
4/5
Safety
5/5
Value for money
5/5
Jolanda R
With spouse/partner

Bekostigbaar, netjies, veilig, naby universiteit, hospitale en restaurante.

Bekostigbare akkommodasie en vriendelike gasheer. Veilige parkering. Naby aan middestad en strand. Sal weer daar bly!

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Affordable, neat, safe, close to university, hospitals and restaurants.

Affordable accommodation and friendly host. Secure parking. Close to downtown and beach. Will stay there again!

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Thomas Stephen J - Apr 2022
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
5/5
Location
4/5
Safety
5/5
Value for money
5/5
Thomas Stephen J
With spouse/partner

Heerlik gebly en het tuis gevoel.

Alhoewel Olive Room baie sentraal geleë is, was die toegangspaaie, veral Umbila Road, moeilik rybaar a.g.v. die hoeveelheid trokke daarop. Nogtans beveel ek Olive Room aan vir reisigers en vakansiegangers.

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Had a wonderful stay and felt at home.

Although Olive Room is very centrally located, the access roads, especially Umbila Road, were difficult to drive due to the amount of trucks on it. Still, I recommend Olive Room to travelers and vacationers.

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Joel D - Apr 2022
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
5/5
Location
5/5
Safety
5/5
Value for money
5/5
Joel D
Individual traveler

Splendid, Olive room will be my to go to place every time I'm in Durban.

The hosts Marianne and Joahanne are amazing. Very welcoming and very polite.

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Eldoreen E - Mar 2022
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
5/5
Location
5/5
Safety
5/5
Value for money
5/5
Eldoreen E
With friends

Baie gerieflike verblyf. Fantastiese waarde vir geld!

Ons het baie lekker gebly. Gastehuis is baie netjies en gerieflik. Dit is veilig en die gasheer en gasvrou was baie vriendelik en behulpsaam. Ons sal beslis weer daar oorbly.

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Very comfortable accommodation. Fantastic value for money!

We had a very nice stay. Guesthouse is very neat and comfortable. It is safe and the host and hostess were very friendly and helpful. We will definitely stay there again.

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Coert V - Jun 2021
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
5/5
Location
3/5
Safety
4/5
Value for money
5/5
Coert V
With spouse/partner

Baie gemaklik.

Baie lekker gebly met alles wat nodig was. Geen probleme gehad nie.

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Very comfortable.

Very nice stay with everything needed. Had no problems.

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Beatrice S - Oct 2020
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
5/5
Location
5/5
Safety
5/5
Value for money
5/5
Beatrice S
With friends

Dit was heerlik met die vrienddelikste mense

Ons het ons tyd baie geniet. Die mense was wonderlik en vreeslik vriendelik. Sal enige tyd weer daar gaan slaap

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It was wonderful with the friendliest people

We really enjoyed our time. The people were wonderful and extremely friendly. Would sleep there again anytime

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Thembelanenkosini M - Oct 2019
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
4/5
Location
4/5
Safety
4/5
Value for money
4/5
Thembelanenkosini M
Individual traveler

Incredible stay.

The environment is very conducive for staying. It's safe and quiet.

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Isabel V - Apr 2019
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
5/5
Location
5/5
Safety
5/5
Value for money
5/5
Isabel V
With friends

Netjiese, waarde vir geld en gerieflike verblyf.

Deeglike reëlings t.o.v. sleutel getref. Ons het laat arriveer.

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Neat, value for money and comfortable accommodation.

Thorough arrangements regarding key hit. We arrived late.

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Liesl P - Mar 2019
Overall rating
Cleanliness
4/5
Service
4/5
Location
4/5
Safety
4/5
Value for money
4/5
Liesl P
With spouse/partner

Dit was 'n wegkruipplekkie in die besige bestaan.

Die verblyf was lekker, baie smaakvol ingerig en al die nodige gemak. Het die mooiste tuin! Was heerlik rustig net om daar te sit en koffie drink.

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It was a hiding place in the busy life.

The accommodation was nice, very tastefully furnished and all the necessary comforts. Have the most beautiful garden! Was wonderfully peaceful just to sit there and drink coffee.

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Hendrika B - Feb 2019
Overall rating
Cleanliness
4/5
Service
4/5
Location
4/5
Safety
4/5
Value for money
4/5
Hendrika B
With spouse/partner

Sal beslis aanbeveel.

Skoon, netjies en gasheer en gasvrou baie hulpvaardig en vriendelik.

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Will recommend it.

Clean, neat and host and hostess were very helpful and friendly.

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Marius P - Jan 2019
Overall rating
Cleanliness
4/5
Service
4/5
Location
5/5
Safety
5/5
Value for money
4/5
Marius P
With friends

Was baie vriendelik en professioneel ontvang en het baie lekker gebly.

Ons was 2 paartjies wat 2 kamers bespreek het. Baie netjies gewees en het dit baie geniet. Die TV in kamer 5 het nie gewerk nie en in kamer 2 wou die wasbakprop nie opskiet toe ek die water sou laat uitloop nie, maar ons was vir 'n begrafnis in Durban en het slegs 1 nag oorgeslaap. Mens verstaan dat klein probleempies nou en dan kan opduik. Die tuin en swembad is absoluut pragtig en word baie goed onderhou. Die opsigter het selfs vir my vrou 'n Stevie (stukkie van 'n plant) gegee.

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Was received very friendly and professionally and had a very nice stay.

We were 2 couples who booked 2 rooms. Was very neat and enjoyed it a lot. The TV in room 5 didn't work and in room 2 the sink plug wouldn't pop up when I tried to drain the water, but we were in Durban for a funeral and only stayed 1 night. One understands that small problems can arise now and then. The garden and pool are absolutely beautiful and very well maintained. The caretaker even gave my wife a Stevie (piece of a plant).

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Eleta G - Aug 2018
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
5/5
Location
5/5
Safety
5/5
Value for money
5/5
Eleta G
On business

Netjies en goed geleë.

Heerlik gebly, baie naby aan die universiteit. Kamers baie gerieflik, ruim en netjies. Alles wat ek nodig gehad het was beskikbaar. Wonderlike gasheer en -vrou. Ek kan Olive Room met groot vrymoedigheid aanbeveel.

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Neat and well located.

Lovely stay, very close to the university. Rooms very comfortable, spacious and tidy. Everything I needed was available. Wonderful host and wife. I can recommend Olive Cream with great confidence.

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Anet Z - May 2018
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
4/5
Location
5/5
Safety
5/5
Value for money
4/5
Anet Z
Family with teenagers

Alles goed.

Kamers was nie naby mekaar soos ons gevra het nie. Eienaar het egter vinnig vir ons 'n plan gemaak.

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All good.

Rooms were not close to each other as we asked. However, owner quickly made a plan for us.

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Anton C - May 2018
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
4/5
Location
4/5
Safety
3/5
Value for money
5/5
Anton C
On business

Great stay and atmosphere. Great hosts.

Friendly hosts make one feel at home. Lovely setting with pool right outside room. Good communication before arrival from hosts.

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Laurence G - Sep 2017
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
4/5
Location
4/5
Safety
4/5
Value for money
5/5
Laurence G
Individual traveler

Verblyf was netjies met mooi tuine.

Volledig toegerus vir selfsorg. Rustig. Naby aan IALCH geleë.

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Accommodation was neat with beautiful gardens.

Fully furnished for self catering. Tranquil. Close to Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital

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Linda P - Jun 2017
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
5/5
Location
5/5
Safety
5/5
Value for money
5/5
Linda P
With friends

Very convenient and comfortable.

Warm welcome on arrival, comfortable private room. Conveniently located within easy distance from all major roadways and tourist attractions.

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Cr S - Feb 2017
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
5/5
Location
5/5
Safety
5/5
Value for money
4/5
Cr S
With friends

Baie gerieflik.

Mense baie vriendelik en gasvry. Kamers goed ingerig en nie beknop nie.

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Very convenient.

The people are very friendly and welcoming. Rooms are well equipped and not cramped.

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Leesum J - Dec 2016
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
5/5
Location
5/5
Safety
5/5
Value for money
5/5
Leesum J
Family with young children

Place is very nice and would recommend it to friends and family

Place is very nice and would recommend it to friends and family.

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Tessa P - Sep 2016
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
5/5
Location
4/5
Safety
5/5
Value for money
5/5
Tessa P
Individual traveler

Heerlike, rustige verblyf met wonderlike tuin en netjiese kamer.

Ek het heerlik gebly by Olive Room en was baie gelukkig met die netheid van die kamer en die rustigheid van die gastehuis. Die gasvrou en gasheer was baie vriendelik en behulpsaam gewees. Die tuin is 'n wonderlike bonus om elke oggend oor uit te kyk soos mens jou gordyne oopmaak. Sal beslis weer hier bespreek. Was uiters tevrede gewees.

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Wonderful, calm stay with lovely garden and neat room.

I enjoyed my stay in Olive Room and appreciated the neatness of the room and the tranquility of the guest house. The hosts were friendly and helpful. It was a bonus every morning to open the curtains see the beautiful garden. Will return. Very satisfied.

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Willem D - Jul 2016
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
5/5
Location
3/5
Safety
5/5
Value for money
4/5
Willem D
With spouse/partner

Mooi en skoon.

Baie lekker skoon en 'n baie mooi tuin.

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Pretty and clean.

Very nice, clean with a beautiful garden.

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Yolanda B - Jun 2016
Overall rating
Cleanliness
5/5
Service
5/5
Location
4/5
Safety
4/5
Value for money
5/5
Yolanda B
Individual traveler

Goeie waarde vir geld.

Gemaklike plek. Wou nog vir eienaar sê die toilet lek en drup (wat slaap moeilik maak).

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Good value for money.

Comfortable place. I still wanted to tell the onwer that the toilet leaks and drips (which makes sleeping a little difficult).

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Ben ons waardeer jou terugvoering en is bly jy het gemaklik gebly. Dankie dat jy die toiletdrup onder ons aandag gebring het. Ons het reeds aandag daaraan gegee. Ons is bly jy het die akkommodasie as goeie waarde vir geld beleef.

Olive Room
From
R720
per night, for 2 ppl
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per night, for 2 ppl
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  • Capacity: 13 people
  • Check-in: 14:00 to 21:00
    Check-out: 10:00
  • Address: 10 John Geekie Road, Glenmore, Durban, 4001, KwaZulu-Natal
  • All ages welcome
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