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Hotel The Oyster Box (Durban, South Africa)


Hotel The Oyster Box (Durban, South Africa)

About The Oyster Box

Featuring panoramic views of the Indian Ocean in Umhlanga, just north of Durban, and steps from a historic lighthouse, The Oyster Box is a luxury hotel with a scenic outdoor pool. All 86 rooms and suites have air conditioning, satellite television, a minibar, a safe, and coffee-making facilities. Many rooms have balconies with ocean or garden views and a sitting area. Select rooms feature private plunge pools. The hotel has a spa, fitness centre, business centre, small cinema, and kid's club. Complimentary beach gear and Wi-Fi are on offer as well. Breakfast is included in the room rate at The Oyster Box. Restaurants at the property include The Grill Room, The Ocean Terrace, The Palm Court, and The Chef's Table. There are three bars and a wine cellar at the hotel. The hotel is less than three kilometres from Gateway Shopping Centre, one of the largest malls in the world, and two kilometres from Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve, featuring a scenic boardwalk.

Top amenities

  • WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

Rating overview

trivago Rating Index based on 824  reviews from:
  • LocationExcellent  (9.5 / 10)
  • RoomsExcellent  (9.2 / 10)
  • ServiceExcellent  (9.5 / 10)
  • CleanlinessExcellent  (9.4 / 10)
  • Value for moneyExcellent  (8.7 / 10)

All amenities

Property amenities
  1. Business centre
  2. Café
  3. Arcade/Video games
  4. Entrance hall/lobby
  5. Express check-in
  6. Elevator
  7. Gym
  8. Parking
  9. Terrace
  10. Pets allowed
  11. Hotel bar
  12. Outdoor swimming pool
For children
  1. Cot
  2. Childcare
  3. Playground
  4. Kids' club
  5. Organized activities for kids
Wellness / Spa
  1. Massage
  2. Sauna
  3. Hammam
  1. Wheelchair accessible
  2. Accessible parking
Room amenities
  1. Balcony (upon inquiry)
  2. Shower
  3. Ironing board
  4. Openable windows
  5. Television
  6. Hairdryer
  7. Central heating
  8. Electric kettle
  9. Air conditioning
  10. Minibar
  11. Satellite TV
  12. Desk
Sports facilities
  1. Horse riding
  2. Surfing
  3. Diving
Suitable for
  1. LGBT friendly

Arrival / Departure

  1. Check in: 15:00
  2. Check out: 9:00


2 Lighthouse Road, Umhlanga Rocks , 4320 , Durban , South Africa
Telephone: +27(31)5145000 | Fax: +27(31)5145100 | 

Frequently Asked Questions about The Oyster Box

  • Is there a pool area at The Oyster Box?

    Yes, The Oyster Box offers 2 pool areas.

  • Are pets allowed at The Oyster Box?

    Yes, The Oyster Box has a pet policy that may vary based on the room type or availability. Please check with the hotel directly to learn about their pet policy.

  • Is parking available at The Oyster Box?

    Yes, The Oyster Box provides Parking, Accessible parking for guests.

  • What time is check-in and check-out at The Oyster Box?

    Check-in at The Oyster Box is available from: . Check-out time is by .

  • Where is The Oyster Box located?

    The Oyster Box is located in 2 Lighthouse Road, Umhlanga Rocks, 4320, Durban, South Africa.

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