The Meritus Guest House

17 Pitlochry Road, WestvilleDurban3629South Africa
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About The Meritus Guest House

A family-run guest house, The Meritus Guest House offers completely refurbished lodging within 15 minutes of the Durban beach front, Durban Country Club, and the Suncoast Casino.

Each room at the hotel comes fully equipped with amenities such as queen or king beds, free high-speed Wi-Fi, and luxury toiletries. They also have private external entrances.

The Meritus Guest House has secure, off-street parking, a swimming pool, and a remote access gate. The facility also offers an airport shuttle.

Guests can purchase a continental breakfast at this hotel. Additional meals can be found at nearby restaurants, such as Atasca, John Dory's Westville, Woodcutters, and the O&O Cafe.

This hotel sits within 11 kilometres of the Stainbank Nature Reserve and Kings Park Athletics Stadium. King Shaka International Airport is just 29 kilometres away. Durban itself lies within 15 kilometres.


17 Pitlochry Road, Westville, Durban, 3629, South Africa
Telephone: +27(71)2733933 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Airport shuttle
  • Bell service
  • Concierge
  • Convenience store
  • Elevator
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • Terrace
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony / Patio
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible paths / hallways

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 10:00

Positive Reviews

Clean and modern

Guests had great things to say about the overall feel of this hotel. Travellers from around the world said that they felt comfortable as soon as they checked in, thanks to the modern and comfortable furnishings in their rooms. Visitors often commented on the cleanliness of the place.

Friendly and welcoming staff

Travellers said that they received a warm welcome at this hotel. Reviewers commented on the positive attitude of both management and staff at the property. Those with special requests reported that the staff went the extra mile to make them satisfied.

High-quality amenities

Business guests appreciated the speed and reliability of the Wi-Fi connexion at this hotel. Meanwhile, guests often commented on the quality of the toiletries, as well as the efficiency of the air conditioning and ironing units.

Negative Reviews

No breakfast

Even those who had a positive overall experience had negative things to say about the lack of breakfast at this hotel. Guests would have appreciated at least a basic assortment of pastries and fruit in the morning, and many were let down when they had to go into the town to get food.

Kitchens under-equipped

Guests who booked rooms with kitchenettes were disappointed to find plastic plates awaiting them. Those who had hoped to cook elaborate meals were somewhat let down.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 10 reviews across the web
8.6 /10
  • SafariNow
    9.0 /10
  • Expedia
    10 /10
8.6 out of 10 based on 10 reviews