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Hotel Description

At Curiocity Durban - Hostel you'll be within just a 15-minute stroll of popular places like Durban International Convention Centre and Golden Mile. Highlights at this hostel include free in-room WiFi.

You can enjoy ceiling fans, featured in all 20 rooms. In-room dining is easy with amenities like refrigerators, microwaves, and stovetops.

At the hostel's own lounge bar, you can stop for a drink. Enjoy access to bike rentals and yoga classes. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a snack bar/deli, and laundry facilities. Each morning continental breakfast is served between 6:00 AM and 9:00 AM. There's also self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

This 4-star South Beach hostel is 2.2 km (1.4 mi) from uShaka Marine World and 2.6 km (1.6 mi) from Durban Beach.

Quad Bunk Room 1

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8 Sleeper, Mixed Dorm A

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8 Sleeper, Mixed Dorm B

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Singles

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

6 Sleeper, Female Dorm

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Standard Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Property Features

There's a snack bar/deli on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. An airport shuttle (available on request) is available for a fee. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills are also featured at Curiocity Durban - Hostel. For a fee, parking is available. You'll have access to the outdoor pool at a partner property. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Durban hostel.

  • 1 building
  • 1 floor
  • 20 guestrooms or units
  • Bar or lounge
  • Deli
  • 1 conference room
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Terrace
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Transport

  • Airport: King Shaka Intl. Airport (DUR) (32.8 km / 20.4 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Curiocity Durban - Hostel offers 20 accommodations with shared/communal kitchens and ceiling fans. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Communal kitchen access
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Stove
  • Kitchenware
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Ceiling fan

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy continental breakfast daily from 6:00 AM to 9:00 AM.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 11:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

To arrange for check-in, guests must contact the property at least 24 hours prior to arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests arriving after midnight must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 11 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 11 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at Curiocity Durban - Hostel

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 and debit cards. Cash is not accepted. 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. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Service animals not allowed
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • 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 available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 48 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 available

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for continental breakfast: ZAR 25 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 80 per person (one-way)
  • Covered self parking fee: ZAR 50 per night
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

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

Hotel Names

  • Curiocity Durban Hotel
  • Curiocity Durban Hostel
  • Curiocity Hostel
  • Curiocity Durban
  • Curiocity
  • Curiocity Durban Hostel/Backpacker
  • Curiocity Durban Hostel
  • Curiocity Durban Hostel Durban
  • Curiocity Durban - Hostel Durban
  • Curiocity Durban - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Curiocity Durban - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Durban

You should know

  • Curiocity Durban - Hostel 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.
  • Children 11 years old and younger aren't allowed at this property.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

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