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Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani Hotel

63 Snell Parade 63 Snell Parade, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Show Map | Official Site

Excellent from 778 reviews
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About Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani

Boasting an outdoor pool, Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani is located in Durban and offers modern accommodation. It is ideally positioned for guests wishing to visit local attractions.

This 4-star hotel offers 24-hour room service, an express check-in and check-out feature and a coffee bar. It also provides child-minding services, a currency exchange and a reception that operates around the clock.

Each modern room at Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani has its own private bathroom with complimentary toiletries. All offer tea and coffee making facilities, an in-room safe and a flat-screen TV.

Guests are able to unwind with a drink at Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani's bar and try international style food in the restaurant. For those preferring to dine out, the surrounding area provides several bars and restaurants serving a selection of varied cuisines.

Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani is also located near the area's well-known nightlife destinations, and Marine Parade Street is within walking distance. Guests can also visit Golden Mile, Kingsmead Cricket Ground and International Convention Centre Durban.

Excellent 8.0
768 guest reviews

Hotel Features


Fitness center, Bicycle rental, Fishing, Golf, Snorkeling, Massage, Canoeing, Cycling, Diving, Windsurfing


Pets not allowed


Business center, Concierge service, Currency exchange on-site, Laundry service, Meeting/Banquet facilities, Beauty salon, Wake-up service, Airport shuttle (surcharge), Daily housekeeping, Fax/photocopying, Special diet menus (on request), Tour desk, Shuttle service (additional charge), 24-hour security, Spa, Babysitting/child services (surcharge)


Increased accessibility, Cribs available, Gift shop, Laundry facilities, Room service, Smoke alarms, Outdoor pool, No smoking, Restaurant, Bar/Lounge, Hairdryer, Cable or satellite TV, Air-conditioned, 24hr front desk, Refrigerator, Designated smoking area, Storage available, Beachfront, Terrace/Patio, Linens, Towels, Elevator, Pool bar, Iron and ironing board, Accessible by elevator, Bathtub, Bidet, Body soap, Bottle of water, Breakfast in the room, Carpeted, Children's television networks, Clothes rack, Coffee machine, Desk, Electric kettle, Family rooms, Fire extinguisher, Flat-screen TV, Free toiletries, Heated pool, Key card access, Kids meals, Laptop safe, Newspapers, Pants press, Pool towels, Pool with a view, Private bathroom, Private parking, Rooftop pool, Safety deposit box, Sea view, Shampoo, Shower cap, Slippers, Snack bar, Sofa, Tea/coffee maker, Telephone, Toilet, Toilet paper, Trash cans, TV, Upper floors accessible by elevator, VIP room facilities, Wardrobe or closet, Ironing service, Packed lunches, Bathrobe, Spa and wellness center, Beach towels, Physical distancing in dining areas, Physical distancing rules, Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies, Process in place to check health of guests, CCTV in common areas, CCTV outside property, Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas, Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas, Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus, Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays, All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized, Food can be delivered to guest accommodation, Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities, Express check out, Complimentary breakfast, Coffee shop, Safe, Parking (surcharge), Smoking rooms available


Internet, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi available in all areas


From 2:00 PM


Prior to 11:00 AM

Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani reviews

Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani
from 768 reviews

Rating summary

  • Cleanliness 8.4
  • Comfort 8.2
  • Location 9.0
  • Services 7.9
  • Staff 8.4
  • Value for money 7.5

Recent reviews of Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani

  • Naledi Mokoena

    Solo travelers

    Oct 2019

    Verified Stay


    My experience at this hotel has always been an excellent one. From Porter to Management, all staff are friendly and helpful. The food from the restuarants is divine. Will never replace this hotel for other in Durban.

  • veloshni

    Young couples

    Oct 2016

    Verified Stay

    will not return

    room was tiny and stuffy bathrooms sub optimal for a 4 star