The Oyster Box Hotel in Durban, South Africa is Our June 3, 2019 Hotel of the Week

Standing majestically on Umhlanga’s beachfront just 15 minutes from the airport, overlooking the Indian Ocean and the iconic lighthouse, The Oyster Box Hotel is South Africa’s most cherished hotel and a national treasure.

The rooms at the 5-star Oyster Box are decorated with rich fabrics and furnishings. Guests sleep beautifully in one of their luxurious rooms, suites or villas. Opt for a magnificent four-poster bed overlooking the gardens, a stunning sea-facing cabana or their truly outstanding Presidential Suite, split over two levels with a private lift.  They include satellite TV, Mini Bar facilities and tea/coffee making facilities. Some guest rooms offer a private lounge area, patio and plunge pool, spa and free Wi-Fi

One of it’s restaurant, The Ocean Terraces Restaurant overlooks the Indian Ocean and offers a delicious seafood and curry buffet. The Grill Room offers up the best premium steaks and seafood dishes. Guests reserving Half-Board reservations are offered a signature set menu, hosted either in The Ocean Terrace or The Grill Room.

Guests can work out with cardiovascular equipment at the gym, followed by a soothing massage by one of the onsite experts. Gateway Shopping Center is 1.2 mi away. Free private parking is available.

The 86-room Oyster Box is just a 15-minute drive from the airport. This property also has one of the top-rated locations in Durban! Book now!

The Oyster Box in Durban has received many Awards & Accolades

  • Voted No. 1 Top Hotel in South Africa

    TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards 2019, 2018, 2017

  • Voted No. 2 Top Hotel in Africa

    TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards 2019

  • Voted No. 4 Luxury Hotel in South Africa

    TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards 2019

  • Winner of South Africa’s Leading Hotel

    Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards 2018

  • Voted Best Luxury Hotel Spa in South Africa

    World Luxury Spa Awards 2017