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    The Oyster Box

    2 Lighthouse Road, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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    3/9/2017 4/9/2017
    US$469
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    US$371
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    Room & Suite (179)
    Dining (108)
    Overview
    • Excellent88%
    • Very good8%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “curry buffet” (189 reviews)
    “the grill” (166 reviews)
    “lighthouse bar” (108 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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    • Luxury Sea Facing avg 31 SQM,Best Available Rate
      US$469
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    • Classic Twin Room, 1 Double Bed
      US$371
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    • Classic Garden Room
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    • Loft Garden View
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    • Classic Garden King/Twin Room,Best Available Rate
      US$365
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    • Classic Garden King/Twin Room,Kids Stay Free
      US$365
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    • Garden Villa Loft,Best Available Rate
      US$365
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    • Garden-Facing Loft Room
      US$369
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    21 - 25 of 1,731 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We had an incredible meal with outstanding service by our waiter, Charlie. He was attentive, personable and made our visit a memorable one. We once again had great food and a great experience. We had pre lunch drinks in the lobby lounge before moving onto...More

    Thank CarolDGilbert
    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 visit to The Oyster Box. I am absolutely thrilled that you thoroughly enjoyed your meal on The Ocean Terrace overlooking the ocean, with pre-lunch drinks in The Oyster Bar. I will...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Awesome hotel with the best staff. High tea is a must try. Came back every single time to very clean rooms and crisp white sheets on the bed. Got sightings of dolphins,whales and also banded mongoose while out on walk after breakfast on the ocean...More

    Thank reemky
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. I am absolutely thrilled to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed yourselves, in particular the cleanliness of the rooms and the ever-popular, delicious High Tea...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed at the Oyster Box Hotel in Umhlanga for 6 nights. We have stayed there before, the previous visit was 7 years ago. Back then the hotel had recently undergone a major rebuild and upgrade and things were settling down. This visit we feel...More

    Thank Rob255103
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We are delighted you enjoyed your time with us at the Hotel. Your wonderful comments certainly will motivate the staff, attention to detail and intuitive service are hallmarks of the hotel....More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    What a feast! Brut bubbly if you are not in the mood for the wide variety of tea or coffee. Non-alcoholic grape bubbly available. Good selection of savory and sweet and the sweet is proper! Everything enjoyed out of Royal Albert china, while listening to...More

    Thank anton l
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The Oyster Box is a wonderful hotel in a great position overlooking the Ocean. We had a large ocean facing room which was extremely well appointed and comfortable. We stayed for 3 nights after we arrived in South Africa and would highly recommend the hotel....More

    Thank Cymru_15
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review following your 3-night stay with us at The Oyster Box. It is wonderful to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your large, luxurious room overlooking the ocean and experienced outstanding service throughout your stay....More

    Beverly Hills
    1,066 reviews
    #4 of 18 hotels in Umhlanga Rocks
     
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    357 reviews
    #1 of 18 hotels in Umhlanga Rocks
     
    Cabana Beach Resort
    982 reviews
    #3 of 18 hotels in Umhlanga Rocks
     
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga
    291 reviews
    #8 of 18 hotels in Umhlanga Rocks
     
    About
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    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$320 - US$1,059 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Business Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Spa 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 (1048)
    Room & Suite (179)
    Dining (108)
    Pool & Beach (90)
    Hotel & Grounds (721)
    Bathroom (12)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (6)
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    Questions & Answers
    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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