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    The Oyster Box

    2 Lighthouse Road, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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    27/8/2017 28/8/2017
    US$364
    US$368
    US$368
    Traveller (1045)
    Room & Suite (172)
    Dining (103)
    Overview
    • Excellent88%
    • Very good8%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “curry buffet” (189 reviews)
    “the grill” (166 reviews)
    “lighthouse bar” (107 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Pets Allowed
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Kids Club
    Butler Service
    Housekeeping
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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      US$368
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    11 - 15 of 1,728 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We recently stayed and celebrated my birthday at the OBH and my mom and wife attended the Woman's Day high tea. We were spoilt from the moment we entered until we left. The staff went out of their way to make every moment absolutely memorable....More

    Thank Goorsamy
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your stay with us at The Oyster Box to celebrate your birthday. I am thrilled that you enjoyed a memorable time here and that both your Mum and wife experience the ever-popular...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My family and I, including our pup, Milo, spent a delightful weekend at the Famous Oyster Box in July 2017. I have always read excellent reviews about this beautiful and glamorous hotel, and I couldn't wait to spend a weekend here. From the moment your...More

    Thank Loshy N
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your weekend stay with us at The Oyster Box. Your kind words are sincerely appreciated and I will be sure to share them with the team. My team is passionate about ensuring...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    An environment where all concerned are "on the same page". Absolutely faultless hospitality, which provides for a relaxing, restful spoil in beautiful surroundings. Customer satisfaction definitely ensures customer loyalty. A wonderful relaxing, luxurious stay. Wonderful happy, friendly staff. Wonderful scrumptious meals and wonderful ambiance. A...More

    Thank anne m
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your comments following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. Attention to detail and intuitive service are hallmarks of the hotel and I am absolutely delighted you enjoyed your time here. I look forward...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Even though it was too windy to sit outside, I had a top class birthday of sundowners in the snug Lighthouse Bar. Our waiter, Landow, was charming and efficient. The decadent chocolate cake I'd ordered was faultless...ok, maybe it was a bit too big ;-)...More

    Thank realmary
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments following your visit to The Oyster Box. I am thrilled that you all enjoyed the ambiance of The Lighthouse Bar with stunning views over the ocean and that you experienced charming and efficient...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    as always, brilliant service, brilliant food. the accommodation is the best.the staff could not do enough to make our stay spectacular.very accommodating of children and made them all feel very welcome. great attention to detail in every respect.More

    Thank dunstan2015
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. I am thrilled that you enjoyed all aspects of the hotel and experienced outstanding service, food and luxurious accommodation with special attention to detail....More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • 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
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$321 - US$1,058 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Business Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
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    • Number of rooms
    • 86
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Umhlanga Rocks
    • Also Known As
    • Oyster Box Umhlanga Rocks
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    Traveller (1045)
    Room & Suite (172)
    Dining (103)
    Pool & Beach (86)
    Hotel & Grounds (708)
    Bathroom (12)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (6)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
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    Nisha P
    30 July 2017|
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    Response from MervynN30 | Reviewed this property |
    We dressed semi formal or smart casual. I would call the restaurant to confirm but on the occasions we've been there, I did not see anyone with a t-shirt or shorts. The food and service is outstanding.
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    songfool
    3 July 2017|
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    Response from OBumhlangaRocks | Property representative |
    Dear Guest, Thank you for your enquiry. With pleasure, we will be able to arrange a tour for you. May I suggest you mail your details to our Concierge through our website. Apologies for not advising a contact as... More
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    larainepatterson
    23 April 2017|
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    Response from assistfrontoffice1 |
    Dear Mrs. Patterson Thank you for your enquiry. Yes you can purchase a High Tea Voucher at the value of R640.00 for 2 adults. Please advise if you would like me to assist you further regarding this. Many Thanks, Kind... More
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    Room Tips
    "The ocean view rooms are beautiful but they are small. All of the rooms have nice size bathrooms."
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    "The garden villas are perfect for families with young children and pets"
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    "Having a sea view is, simply the best!"
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    "Sea facing for us."
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