51.0% Based on 760 reviews TripAdvisor Traveller Rating 3.5 out of 5

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Hotel Description

At The Blue Waters Hotel you'll be within a 20-minute stroll of popular places like Sahara Stadium Kingsmead and Durban Beach. Highlights at this beachfront hotel include a restaurant, an indoor swimming pool and free breakfast.

All 262 rooms feature flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and you can enjoy coffee/tea makers, safes and hairdryers. Fridges and room service make in-room dining convenient.

The restaurant, Versailles Restaurant, is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Blue Dolphin Bar is the hotel's own cocktail bar. Spend the day at the beach and enjoy the on-site sauna. Business travellers can take advantage of a conference centre and a business centre. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a snack bar/deli and laundry facilities. Full breakfast is available for free. There's also the convenience of self parking.

This 4-star Durban Beachfront hotel is 1.8 km (1.1 mi) from Moses Mabhida Stadium and 3.7 km (2.3 mi) from uShaka Marine World.

Deluxe

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$75* Per night/room 18 Sep. - 19 Sep.

Deluxe Family Room – North Sea Facing

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe (Deluxe Sea Facing King)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe, Sea View (Deluxe Executive Family Suite)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Quadruple Room – Sea Facing

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe (Deluxe North Sea-facing King)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

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Property Features

The Blue Waters Hotel offers its guests an indoor pool and a sauna. Along with a restaurant, there's a snack bar/deli on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is available. WiFi is free in public spaces. There's an onsite business centre. The business-friendly The Blue Waters Hotel also features tour or ticket assistance, concierge services, and laundry facilities. Limited parking is available for a fee and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. This 4-star Durban hotel is smoke free.

  • 262 guestrooms or units
  • Full breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Deli
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Conference centre
  • Business facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Durban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.) (31.3 km / 19.5 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

The Blue Waters Hotel offers 262 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and a hairdryer. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Telephone
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free full breakfast.

Versailles Restaurant – Overlooking the ocean, this restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Blue Dolphin Bar – This cocktail bar is located on the beach.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for ZAR 250.0.

Pets

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at The Blue Waters Hotel

Policies

Up to 1 extra bed is available only for guests under 15 years old. Guests must contact this hotel in advance to reserve an extra bed. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are 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. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.

  • No pets or service animals allowed
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Self-parking fee: ZAR 95 per night

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

Hotel Names

  • Blue Waters Durban
  • Blue Waters Hotel
  • Blue Waters Hotel Durban
  • Hotel Blue Waters
  • The Blue Waters Hotel Hotel
  • The Blue Waters Hotel Durban
  • The Blue Waters Hotel Hotel Durban

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • 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 organisation.

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