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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“curry buffet”(216 reviews)
“the grill”(187 reviews)
“lighthouse bar”(123 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed today via mobile

There is a good reason why it is rated the best hotel in SA. It is by far the friendliest and efficient personnel of all the hotels that I have stayed in. The amount of choices and quality of the breakfast cannot be better. I...More

Thank AndreOos
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Oyster Box is one of the most beautiful hotels I have ever visited. So much thought has gone into making this hotel more than just a hotel. It is luxurious but not pretentious. The relaxed, old world charm of the place draws you in,...More

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Response from WDC72, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. I am absolutely delighted to read that you enjoyed all aspects of the hotel, in particular the quiet clock library showcasing a splendid collection...More

Reviewed today via mobile

I come here at least once a month with my wife, when I feel like she needs to be spoiled and every time the experience has been amazing, I especially appreciate how fast t be e food service is and how well the quality is...More

Thank PimpDeclan
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I wish it was possible to give 6 stars to this hotel. My wife and I came here on our honeymoon for 3 nights. The hotel is absolutely magnificent and the breakfasts!!! Wow the breakfasts - it’s a necessity!! But...The best part of the hotel...More

Thank Adam V
Response from WDC72, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded today

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your wonderful review following your 3-night honeymoon stay with us at The Oyster Box. I am absolutely thrilled to read that you thoroughly enjoyed all aspects of the hotel, in particular however, the incredibly helpful...More

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

An amazingly beautiful place. Top class. The best breakfast in the country, sublime curry buffet and exceptionally good Grill Room. Waiter Charlie was one of the best ambassadors for the hotel, along with Richard at the lifts who is never without a kind word and...More

Thank Lindsey A
Response from WDC72, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded today

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. I am thrilled you enjoyed our amazingly beautiful hotel and experienced top class meals throughout the restaurants, in particular the incredible breakfast, the best...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$257 - US$1,171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#1 Family Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#1 Luxury Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#2 Business Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#2 Romantic Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$257 - US$1,171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#1 Family Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#1 Luxury Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#2 Business Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
#2 Romantic Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Room & Suite (286)
Dining (214)
Pool & Beach (126)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (15)
Family and Play Areas (4)
Questions & Answers
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krinelle
12 November 2017|
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Response from WDC72 | Property representative |
Dear Future Guest, Unfortunately The Ocean Terrace and The Grill Room Restaurants are not Halaal. Kind regards, Wayne Coetzer General Manager
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Suzanne L
7 November 2017|
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Response from WDC72 | Property representative |
Dear Future Guest, Absolutely! We definitely cater for families. The hotel is situated right on the beach and we offer an in-house Cinema for residing guests and two swimming pools, one sea facing and a garden pool... More
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13 September 2017|
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Response from WDC72 | Property representative |
Dear Future Guest, Thank you for your enquiry. We do offer a selection of items which are Gluten Free. However, please specify you are allergic to gluten when making your booking with restaurant reservations as each outlet... More
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"Frontal ocean view is a must !"
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"Sea facing room."
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"Any room is a good room - especially close to the Spa!!!!!"
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"I was in a garden room which I loved: the sun rises early over the sea so I could sleep in a bit since I was..."
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