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The Oyster Box Hotel

2 Lighthouse Road 2 Lighthouse Road, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa Show Map

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9,4
Excellent from 710 reviews
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About The Oyster Box

Situated a brief drive from Gateway Theatre Of Shopping, The Oyster Box provides award-winning accommodation in Durban. This 5-star hotel offers views of Umhlanga Lighthouse, plus a Turkish steam bath, free Wi-Fi and an outdoor pool.

There are a variety of amenities at The Oyster Box, such as valet parking, a sauna and a day spa. It also has babysitting services, a currency exchange and a reception that is available 24 hours a day. It also has a gym with a swimming pool.

The hotel provides rooms equipped with a hair dryer, plus all the necessities to ensure a comfortable stay. There are also honeymoon suites available.

The Oyster Box boasts convenient dining options, including seafood and Indian cuisines at Ocean Terraces and seafood meals at The Grill Room. Breakfast is available each morning and can be savoured in the comfort of the rooms.

The hotel is under a 25-minute drive from King Shaka International Airport. The helpful staff at the tour desk are available to book and organise activities in Durban.

Excellent 9,4
710 guest reviews

Hotel Features

Activities

Fishing, Board games/puzzles, Game room, Books, DVDs, music for children, Diving, Evening entertainment, Cooking classes, Fitness centre, Horse riding, Indoor play area, Kids' club, Kids' outdoor play equipment, Playground, Windsurfing, Massage, Library

Policy

Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Services

Babysitting or child care, Business centre, Car hire, Wake-up service, Daily housekeeping, Fax/photocopying, Concierge service, Currency exchange on-site, Hammam (Turkish bath), Laundry service, Meeting/Banquet facilities, Special diet menus (on request), Tour desk, Face masks for guests available, Spa, 24-hour security, Airport shuttle (surcharge), Shuttle service (additional charge), Wedding services, Ticket service

General

Window, Wine glasses, Electric kettle, Entire unit located on ground floor, Family rooms, Fan, Cribs available, Feather pillow, Fire extinguisher, Gift shop, Laundry facilities, Ironing service, Flat-screen TV, Packed lunches, Free toiletries, Fruits, Shoeshine, Garden view, Room service, Smoke alarms, Heating, Hypoallergenic pillow, Physical distancing in dining areas, Physical distancing rules, Process in place to check health of guests, Interconnected room(s) available, Outdoor pool, Key card access, CCTV in common areas, Kids meals, CCTV outside property, No smoking, Kid-friendly buffet, Restaurant, Bar/Lounge, Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas, Hairdryer, Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas, Cable or satellite TV, Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus, Air-conditioned, Newspapers, Non-feather pillow, Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays, All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised, Outdoor furniture, Trouser press, Food can be delivered to guest accommodation, Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning service, Plunge pool, Free parking, Picnic area, Pool towels, Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities, Pool view, Pool with a view, Coffee shop, Bathrobe, Private bathroom, Garden, 24-hour front desk, Designated smoking area, Private entrance, Steam room, Storage available, Private pool, Free valet parking, Spa and wellness centre, Radio, Beachfront, Terrace/Patio, Disabled access, Beach towels, Linens, Towels, Safety deposit box, Sea view, EV charging station, Seating area, Lift, Minibar, Shampoo, Shower, 24-hour check-in, Iron and ironing board, Shower cap, Accessible by lift, Adapter, Slippers, Additional bathroom, Snack bar, Socket near the bed, Sofa, Alarm clock, Sofa bed, Balcony, Soundproofing, Body soap, Bottle of water, Swimming pool toys, Breakfast in the room, Bridal suite, Tea/coffee maker, Telephone, Tile/marble floor, Refrigerator, Toilet, Toilet paper, Children's television networks, Safe, Sauna, Children's high chair, Cleaning products, Dustbins, Coffee machine, TV, Upper floors accessible by lift, Conditioner, Desk, Dining area, VIP room facilities, Walk-in shower, Wardrobe or closet, DVD player

Internet

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

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From 02:00 PM

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Prior to 11:00 AM

The Oyster Box reviews

The Oyster Box
9,4
Excellent
from 710 reviews

Rating summary

  • Cleanliness 9.6
  • Comfort 9.6
  • Location 9.8
  • Services 9.5
  • Staff 9.6
  • Value for money 8.6

Recent reviews of The Oyster Box

  • Amber S

    Feb 2019

    Verified Stay

    Absolutely Great!

    The Oyster Box is absolutely fantastic. This “Raffelesque” style hotel satisfied every aspect of our hotel stay. Iconic building, stunning setting & unsurpassed cuisine made our stay very special. Highly recommended. What made it memorable were the staff that have all been friendly, attentive & genuinely interested in us as individuals. The service was first class we will definitely be going back. This hotel is truly outstanding. A must do in Durban.

    10,0
  • Russell S

    Jan 2019

    Verified Stay

    Fabulous Stay!

    The Oyster Box is absolutely fantastic. This “Raffelesque” style hotel satisfied every aspect of our hotel stay. Iconic building, stunning setting & unsurpassed cuisine made our stay very special. What made it memorable were the staff that have all been friendly, attentive & genuinely interested in us as individuals. The service was first class we will definitely be going back. This hotel is truly outstanding. A must do in Durban.

    10,0
  • Diane M. R

    Aug 2018

    Verified Stay

    Absolutely Amazing!

    The Oyster Box is absolutely fantastic. The hotel style satisfied every aspect of our hotel stay. Iconic building, stunning setting & unsurpassed cuisine made our stay very special. What made it memorable were the staff that have all been friendly, attentive & genuinely interested in us as individuals. The service was first class we will definitely be going back. This hotel is truly outstanding. A must do in Durban.

    10,0