The Blue Waters Hotel

The Blue Waters Hotel


175 Snell Parade, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

ExcellentBased on 10 228 reviews


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Reviews for The Blue Waters Hotel

ExcellentBased on 10 228 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness8,4
  • Comfort8,3
  • Facilities7,5
  • Food7,7
  • Location9,1
  • Room quality8,0
  • Services8,0
  • Staff8,5
  • Value for money8,2
Who stays here?
  • Families with young children 
  • Families 
  • Mature couples 
  • Young couples 
  • Couples most popular!
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers 
  • Business travellers 
Top comments

My experience and stay was well worth it. Ive now booked my stay for the December holidays.


beautiful and my little sister was over the moon


About The Blue Waters Hotel

Blue Waters Hotel provides modern 3-star accommodation in Durban. It has a spa, as well as a sauna, an indoor pool and a coffee bar.

This Durban hotel was constructed in the 1960s and was ref...

Good to know

Distance to city centre

2,1 km

Location rating


Nearest airport

Durban King Shaka Intl

Distance to airport

27,1 km







Wi-Fi available in all areas, Internet, Free Wi-Fi


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact number

+27 313 277 000

Amenities at The Blue Waters Hotel

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi


Electric kettle, Entire unit wheelchair accessible, Family rooms, Fire extinguisher, Laundry facilities, Ironing service, Flat-screen TV, Packed lunches, Free toiletries, Shoeshine, Heated pool, Room service, Smoke alarms, Physical distancing in dining areas, Physical distancing rules, Infinity pool...


Casino, Fishing, Golf, Cycling, Snorkelling, Kids' outdoor play equipment, Squash, Playground


Babysitting or child care, Business centre, Wake-up service, Daily housekeeping, Fax/photocopying, Concierge service, Currency exchange on-site, Laundry service, Meeting/Banquet facilities, Tour desk, Spa, Beauty salon, 24-hour security, Conference rooms, Wedding services, Ticket service

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Where is The Blue Waters Hotel

Most popular landmarks

North Beach1,1 km
South Beach1,7 km
uShaka Marine World3,2 km

Getting around

Durban Eldo Coach Office1,3 km
Durban Central Station1,3 km
Durban ICC1,6 km
Durban Beach1,9 km
Durban Soldiers Way2,0 km
Durban South Beach2,3 km

FAQs when booking at The Blue Waters Hotel

  • Is pricing at The Blue Waters Hotel comparable to 4 star hotels in Durban?

    The Blue Waters Hotel is generally less than the average price of 4 stars hotels in Durban. On average, you can expect to pay R1 146 per night in Durban. The Blue Waters Hotel will run you R914 per night, which is 21% cheaper than the Durban average.

  • How close is The Blue Waters Hotel to the nearest airport, Durban King Shaka Intl?

    The distance between the closest airport, Durban King Shaka Intl, and The Blue Waters Hotel is 27,1 km and the expected drive time is about 33min. Your drive time between the two can vary based on the time of day and traffic trends of the area.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Durban King Shaka Intl to The Blue Waters Hotel?

    The Blue Waters Hotel has parking for hotel guests so for most visitors spending time in Durban, hiring a car for around R732/day may be the best option. This will enable you to get to and from Durban King Shaka Intl, and also give you the flexibility to get around the area. One of the more popular options today is to take a taxi or ridesharing service directly from Durban King Shaka Intl to the hotel. This option is often cost-effective, but guests must keep a lookout for peak time rates.

  • Is there a pool at The Blue Waters Hotel?

    Yes. Many people visiting Durban look for a hotel with a pool. The Blue Waters Hotel has a pool on site that hotel guests may use, but be advised that hotels typically have rules in regard to pool usage.

  • What is the The Blue Waters Hotel phone number?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay, call +27 313 277 000 to talk to a The Blue Waters Hotel front desk representative.

  • Does The Blue Waters Hotel have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, The Blue Waters Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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