Smart TVs with DVD players are featured in all 86 individually decorated rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, free wired Internet, and coffee/tea makers. Minibars provide refreshments, and 24-hour room service makes dining in an option. Nice touches to enhance your stay include bathrobes and slippers, while premium bedding and pillow menus invite a good night's rest. Free newspapers, free bottled water, and ceiling fans are also available.
A relaxing day at The Oyster Box Spa can include deep-tissue massages, body wraps, and body scrubs along with aromatherapy and mani/pedis. The family restaurant, The Ocean Terrace, serves Indian cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The Lighthouse Bar is the hotel's own rooftop bar, serving drinks along with light fare. Spend the day at the beach where you'll find sun loungers, and enjoy the onsite free kids' club and health club. Business travelers can take advantage of a conference center, a meeting room, and a business center. Plus you'll find free WiFi in public areas, a Turkish bath/hammam, and a sauna. Each morning buffet breakfast is served between 7:00 AM and 10:30 AM. There's also free valet parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.
Sights within a 10-minute drive of this 5-star Umhlanga hotel include Gateway Theatre of Shopping and Durban Beach.
Lie back and work on your tan with relaxing beach amenities like umbrellas and sun loungers. At The Oyster Box you can cool off in one of the 2 outdoor swimming pools and indulge in a pampering afternoon at the full-service spa. There are 2 restaurants on site, as well as a coffee shop/café and a snack bar/deli. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. A computer station is on site and WiFi is free in public spaces. This luxury hotel also offers a complimentary children's club, a health club, and a sauna. Limited free parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 5-star Umhlanga hotel.
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Free self parking , Free valet parking , Limited onsite parking
The Oyster Box offers 86 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and minibars. Each accommodation is individually decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. Smart televisions are featured in guestrooms. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Umhlanga hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Additionally, rooms include safes and complimentary bottled water. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include irons/ironing boards.
For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM.
The Ocean Terrace - Overlooking the ocean, this family restaurant specializes in Indian cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.
Palm Court - This coffee shop specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Open 24 hours. Reservations are required. Open daily.
The Grill Room - This fine-dining restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves dinner only. Reservations are required. Open daily.
The Lighthouse Bar - This rooftop bar specializes in international cuisine and serves light fare only. Open daily.
The Oyster Bar - This Champagne bar specializes in international cuisine and serves light fare only. Open daily.
Late night fare is available from 24-hour room service.
2 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a health club and a sauna.
Children under 18 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility or spa tub without adult supervision.
Special check-in instructions:
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
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.
Some rooms at this property are not suitable for children. Please add child ages in the search parameters to display available rooms. Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old. This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit in each accommodation. 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. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. 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. <
Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
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The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.
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The Oyster Box is listed in the 2020 Travel + Leisure 500.
This property is affiliated with the International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association (IGLTA) and welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual (LGBTQ) guests.
The property is a member of the Leading Hotels of the World.
Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.