Sibaya Lodge

1 Sibaya DriveUmhlanga4320South Africa
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About Sibaya Lodge

With views of the Indian Ocean and an on-site casino with live entertainment, Sibaya Lodge is situated in Durban just less than ten kilometres from Umhlanga.

Air-conditioned guest rooms are furnished with a seating area, safe, flat-screen TV with DSTV channels, and a kettle. Free tea and coffee are provided, and a hairdryer in the en-suite bathroom.

An outdoor pool, gym, spa and children's play area are just some of what Sibaya Lodge has to offer. Guests can make use of the free Wi-Fi, park their car on site, and hold conferences in the meeting rooms.

From fine dining to a casual dining experience, Sibaya Lodge offers a range of cuisines in their multiple on-site restaurants. Cocktails are enjoyed at Virginia Bar, and fresh coffee is served in Fego Caffe.

This hotel is located 12 kilometres from King Shaka International Airport, and nine kilometres from the popular Gateway Shopping Centre. Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve can be found about 20 minutes away bay car.


1 Sibaya Drive, Umhlanga, 4320, South Africa
Telephone: +27(31)5805000 | Fax: +27(31)5805001 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

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

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Beach / Sun umbrellas
  • Bell service
  • Business center
  • Casino
  • Computer with internet
  • Conference rooms
  • Deck chairs / Lounge chairs
  • Disco / Nightclub
  • Doctor on site
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Organized activities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Parking garage
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Terrace
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • Wellness center / Spa

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television

Wellness / Spa

  • Whirlpool / Hot tub


  • Accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Childcare / Babysitting

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Comfortable beds on offer

Guests are impressed with how comfortable the beds are, mentioning how easy it is to get a great night’s rest on top of the quality mattresses. The bed linen is also made from quality cotton according to reviews.

Entertainment in the casino

Reviews make it clear that there is plenty to get up to at this hotel. Guests are constantly entertained, whether it’s watching live performances, gambling at the casino, or relaxing by the outdoor swimming pool, there is always something to do.

Spacious rooms throughout

The rooms receive praise for their size, as guests are more than happy with how spacious they are. Guests are able to stretch out without the worry of feeling cramped. The generously sized rooms are much appreciated by guests who are travelling with their family.

Negative Reviews

Breakfast can take a while

Guests aren't happy with the slow breakfast service experienced during their stay at this hotel. The queues to be seated can take quite a while according to reviews, as well as the the queues for the buffet itself.

No in-room heating

The lack of heating in the private rooms cause guests to complain, as the temperature can get uncomfortably cold. Reviews suggest that an individual heating unit would help with better controlling the room's climate.

Cleanliness issues

The housekeeping staff receive criticism for their lackadaisical approach to the cleaning of the private rooms. Guests are disappointed with the low levels of cleanliness that are seen throughout this hotel, mentioning dirty floors, and bathrooms that need a proper scrubbing.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 106 reviews across the web
7.5 /10
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7.5 out of 10 based on 106 reviews