Fodor's Expert Review The Benjamin

141 Florida Rd., Durban, KwaZulu Natal, 4001, South Africa

In one of Durban's transformed historic buildings, this small hotel offers excellent value and its location on trendy Florida Road is ideal for excellent restaurants and nightlife, and only a short distance from the city center and beaches. The residents' lounge is quiet and elegant but still warm and comfortable, as are the stylish guest rooms. The breakfast room has big glass doors opening out onto a small pool.

PROS

  • within walking distance to restaurants
  • covered swimming pool
  • historic building's charm has been retained
  • approximately five minutes from beaches and city center
  • historic building's charm has been retained
  • approximately five minutes from beaches and city center

CONS

  • limited secure parking
  • no on-site restaurant
  • no elevator
  • no on-site restaurant for lunch or dinner

QUICK FACTS

Hotel
Quiet
Residential Area
Design
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HOTEL INFO

Phones: 031-303–4233

HOTEL DETAILS

43 rooms
Rate Includes: Free breakfast

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