We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani

Share
Traveller (677)
Room & Suite (227)
Pool & Beach (51)
Overview
63 OR O R Tambo Parade North Beach, Durban 4001 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
{"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"}}
Rooms
2 Dec3 Dec
|
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
Standard Room
Getting you more information on this room More
Free Cancellation
Book now, pay at stay!
Select
Show Available Rooms
Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 10 partner sites to see rooms from US$148.
We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Durban hotels with availability
{"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["META_ABSOLUTE_PRICING","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","SHOW_DISCLAIMER_ASTERISK","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "02959e4bec274d78be443e0a78740d8e", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":299226,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[52875304],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":2,"month":12,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":3,"month":12,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":148,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"02959e4bec274d78be443e0a78740d8e","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":169,"lowestMetaPrice":148,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":169,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":null,"highestMetaPrice":169,"lowestMetaPrice":148,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":169,"hotelName":"Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjAyOTU5ZTRiZWMyNzRkNzhiZTQ0M2UwYTc4NzQwZDhlIiwiQUlLIjoiOTM5Yjg1YTE1ZGE5NDc0NmFmM2I2YTZiZjFhNzdjZDMifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": 1, "checkIn": "02/12/2018", "checkOut": "03/12/2018", "lowestPrice": "US$148", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"52875304":"BookingCom"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": false, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_resp_hr_room_grid", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_responsive","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_responsive","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__sub_header"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_responsive__widget"}}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget"}}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"scriptFlags":null,"containerAttributes":null,"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_responsive","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__amenities","occupancy":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__occupancy","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__reservation_col"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_responsive__widget"}}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
Reviews (2,591)
Filter reviews
2,493 results
Traveller rating
1,006
875
344
152
116
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
1,006
875
344
152
116
Show reviews that mention
All reviews ocean breeze tsogo sun pool deck indian ocean in room dining golden mile durban beachfront room service sea facing family room rooms are spacious enjoyed my stay pleasant stay south africa home away from home vigour verve
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 2,493 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago

Standards have dropped and staff were not that friendly, the receptionist was very unprofessional we had to change to the Maharani hotel, we had to call in for turn down service, Staff at the V&V for breakfast were very "Sloppy".

Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
1  Thank Sarisha G
Reviewed 6 days ago

I had a blessed time at this hotel. The place was clean exciting and very attractive indeed. The staff was friendly and very polite. The facilities were neat and tidy. this hotel met all my expectations.

Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
Thank denzilpillay6
Reviewed 6 days ago

I would really go back and stay there over and over again cause the place and service were just excellent. From the time I check in until I left I was treat well and everyone is helpful. So Elangeni get a 10 of 10

Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
Thank joubertj2018
Reviewed 6 days ago

We stayed 2 nights at the Elangeni as we had a wedding to attend. The location is great and access to the beach easy. Rooms were clean and comfortable. The view was great. Hotel staff were helpful. Breakfast had a good variety. I would recommend...More

Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
Thank AJIR_10
Reviewed 1 week ago

The 4 STAR rated facility promises all that on arrival in the manner the friendly and efficient way the front desk staff dealt with the check-in procedure. Stepping out of the lift and into the room (1112 in this case), the magic was soon lost....More

Thank MANSTEAKMAN
View more reviews
About
Description
Radiating energy and elegance across the Golden Mile, Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani invites you to take your place in the sun. From the stylish bedrooms with breath-taking sea-views to the variety of restaurants More and recreation facilities, visitors can look forward to the vibrancy, colour and culture of Durban's premier hotel destination offering more choice than ever before, from service and hospitality through to accommodation and dining. Absolutely everything under one sun! Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hotel Style
Business
,
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Business
,
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
449
Price range
US$115 - US$275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Southern Sun Elangeni Durban
,
Elangeni Hotel Durban
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Business
,
On the Beach
,
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
449
Price range
US$115 - US$275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Southern Sun Elangeni Durban
,
Elangeni Hotel Durban
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Photos
Traveller (677)
Room & Suite (227)
Pool & Beach (51)
Dining (32)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (18)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 47 nearby hotels
The Oceanic
93 reviews
.32 km away
Pavillion hotel
117 reviews
.43 km away
ONOMO Hotel Durban
20 reviews
.45 km away
Belaire Suites
501 reviews
.52 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 728 nearby restaurants
Grill Jichana
224 reviews
.06 km away
Big Easy Durban by Ernie Els
236 reviews
.91 km away
Circus Circus Beach Cafe
339 reviews
.22 km away
Daruma
226 reviews
.02 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 267 nearby attractions
Golden Mile
799 reviews
.49 km away
Suncoast Casino
578 reviews
1.29 km away
Mini Town
118 reviews
.22 km away
Blue Lagoon
90 reviews
.71 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Solethu M
23 February 2018|
Answer
Response from BiscuitHampshire | Reviewed this property |
We had a sea facing view which was fabulous. Our room was standard but very comfortable. The staff are excellent, we had an issue with the next part of our holiday and they couldn't have been more helpful, checking travel... More
0
Votes
Vumile M
16 January 2018|
Answer
Response from RaakshaniS1 | Reviewed this property |
Lol... 2036
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Higher floors have less noise and will give you the best view of the ocean."
348margaretn
2 weeks ago
Read review
"You can be assisted in changing rooms if not satisfied."
macdonaldlefifi
3 weeks ago
Read review
"All the rooms face the see"
johankruger4
4 weeks ago
Read review
"I am not sure, but ask for an Ocean View room you will love it."
788kennetha
3 Oct 2018
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing