The Oyster Box


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

ExcellentBased on 894 reviews

R5 051

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Reviews for The Oyster Box

ExcellentBased on 894 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness9,6
  • Comfort9,6
  • Facilities10,0
  • Location9,8
  • Services9,5
  • Staff9,7
  • Value for money8,6
Who stays here?
  • Families with young children 
  • Families 
  • Young couples 
  • Couples most popular!
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers 
  • Business travellers 
Top comments

Absolutely Great!

Fabulous Stay!

Absolutely Amazing!

Fantastic Stay!

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...

Good to know

Distance to city centre

15,5 km

Location rating


Nearest airport

Durban King Shaka Intl

Distance to airport

13,7 km







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


Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact number

+27 315 145 000

Amenities at The Oyster Box

Top Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi


Computer use available, Family rooms, Fan, Fire extinguisher, Gift shop, Laundry facilities, Ironing service, Packed lunches, Free toiletries, Shoeshine, Room service, Smoke alarms, Heating, Physical distancing in dining areas, Physical distancing rules, Process in place to check health of guests, O...


Kids toys, 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, Pay-per-view channels, Playground, Windsurfing, Massage, Library


Babysitting or child care, Business centre, Car hire, 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, Health club, Spa,...

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FAQs when booking at The Oyster Box

  • How close is The Oyster Box to Durban King Shaka Intl?

    The distance between Durban King Shaka Intl and The Oyster Box is 13,7 km and the expected drive time is about 17min. 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 Oyster Box?

    The Oyster Box has parking for hotel guests so for most visitors spending time in Durban, hiring a car for around R744/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 The Oyster Box considered pet-friendly?

    Hotel guests at The Oyster Box are welcome to bring most pets like cats and dogs. If you have another type of pet, is it suggested you contact the front desk.

  • Is there a pool at The Oyster Box?

    Yes. Many people visiting Durban look for a hotel with a pool. The Oyster Box 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 Oyster Box phone number?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay, call +27 315 145 000 to talk to a The Oyster Box front desk representative.

  • Does The Oyster Box have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, The Oyster Box has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness centre at The Oyster Box?

    Yes, there is a fitness centre open to guests staying at The Oyster Box.

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