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Hotel Description

At Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban Retreat you'll be 3.3 km (2 mi) from Durban Botanical Gardens and 3.3 km (2.1 mi) from Durban Beach. Highlights at this boutique guest house include an outdoor swimming pool, free self parking, and a bar/lounge.

You can enjoy TVs with satellite channels, and all 19 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi, safes, and hair dryers. You'll find nice touches like bathrobes and free toiletries to enhance your stay.

This Edwardian guest house offers free WiFi in public areas, concierge services, and a 24-hour front desk. Added amenities include a free manager's reception, a spa tub, and a snack bar/deli. There's also the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Sights within a 10-minute drive of this 4-star Morningside guest house include Sahara Stadium Kingsmead and Durban University of Technology.

Superior Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Double or Twin Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Room (Small Room)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Cottage, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

About the Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban Retreat

Location 120 Goble Road ( Smiso Nkwanyana Rd), Durban, KwaZulu-Natal 4001

Property Features

Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban Retreat offers its guests an outdoor pool and a spa tub. There's a snack bar/deli on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A free manager's reception is offered daily. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills are also featured at the boutique Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban Retreat. You'll have access to the health club at a partner property. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and an area shuttle are available for a fee. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Durban guesthouse.

  • 19 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 3 buildings
  • Built in 1900
  • Bar or lounge
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • Deli
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Computer for guest use
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: King Shaka Intl. Airport (DUR) (29.9 km / 18.6 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle and area shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban Retreat offers 19 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and bathrobes. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. This Durban guesthouse provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered daily and irons/ironing boards can be requested.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Electric kettle
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

The guesthouse hosts a free manager's reception daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher and a first aid kit in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is used for disinfection
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 400 per vehicle (one-way)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Retreat
  • Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban Retreat
  • Goble Palms Guest Retreat
  • Goble Palms Guest Urban Retreat
  • Goble Palms Guest Lodge Urban Retreat
  • Goble Palms Guest Lodge Retreat
  • Goble Palms & Urban Retreat
  • Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban Retreat Durban
  • Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban Retreat Guesthouse
  • Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban Retreat Guesthouse Durban

You should know

  • Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban Retreat offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
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