86 luxurious rooms, suites and villas of different categories and size for 1 to 4 persons - sea or garden view - mainly with balcony or terrace - 2 heated pools - qualified kids club - 24 seater cinema - 3 restaurants, one of them with beautiful ocean terrace - several bars - award-winning Spa and gym - complimentary mineral water - fresh fruits and flowers - housekeeping service 2 x daily - full daily breakfast
Perfectly situated on the ocean’s edge with beautiful views, Oyster Box Hotel has 86 rooms, suites and villas and is a brief 5 minutes walk from Umhlanga Village Centre, conveniently located for quick and easy access to Durban city centre, King Shaka International Airport and numerous stylish shopping centres. It yet has a feeling of classical charm and elegance. From the moment the Oyster Box opened its doors in 1947 the hotel rapidly became one of Africa's best loved and most distinguished hotels. The combination of colonial charm, impeccable service, lush tropical gardens and breathtaking seaside setting swiftly gained it a reputation that was legendary the world over. This iconic landmark has been lovingly refurbished to offer guests a vibrantly contemporary experience, whilst still evoking feelings, memories, and the warm nostalgia of days gone by. With 8 villas, 78 luxurious rooms and suites to choose from Oyster Box can accommodate the varied individual needs of every type of visitor. Meticulously refurbished, each one is superbly designed to provide the utmost comfort and style. All of the colonial charm has been lovingly preserved – the exquisite tiles, murals, paintings and antique furnishings have all been retained in their original glory. The décor also makes excellent use of natural stone and timber, complemented by calming colours that reflect the soothing shades of the surrounding ocean and tropical vegetation. All of the warm hospitality and gracious elegance which guests so fondly remember are harmoniously blended with a wealth of modern facilities and contemporary touches. Oyster Box is delighted to offer a wonderful mix of dining options to suit every taste from special fine dining occasions to simple, relaxed meals or just a small bite. The beautiful designed SPA is awarded for the world finest spa experience. Oyster Box Hotel is perfect to discover the diverse landscapes and cultures of South Africa such as the Natal Midlands and majestic Drakensberg Mountains, and historical battlefields. We recommend combining a stay in Oyster Box with a journey to one of the excellent big 5 game parks such as Thanda Private Game Reserve. Please contact us - we will gladly assist you.
Umhlanga Rocks - Durban 18 km - airport King Shaka 18km - golf club 15 km - directly at the beach