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The Oyster Box

2 Lighthouse Road
Durban 4319

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Hotel Description:

* Perfectly situated on the oceans edge, a brief 5 minutes walk from Umhlanga Village Centre, the Oyster Box Hotel is conveniently located for quick and easy access to Durban city centre, International Airports and numerous stylish shopping centres, yet has a feeling of classical charm and elegance like nowhere else on earth. Featuring a number of restaurants to suit all occasions from the Fine Dining Grill Room, Relaxing Palm court to enjoy traditional high tea and Ocean Terrace for the world famous curry buffet. Enjoy the views from our Light House Bar or a cigar in the Chukka Bar. Nearby tourist attractions of immense interest to travelers include Gateway Theatre of Shopping, Ushaka Marine World, Sun Coast casino, the historical Natal Midlands and majestic Drakensberg Mountains, as well as excellent big 5 game parks, lodges and historical battlefields. For those wishing to play a few rounds on some of South Africas finest fairways excellent golf courses are a mere minutes drive away.

Check In:  2:00 PM
Check Out:  11:00 AM
Native currency:  South African Rand
Number of floors:  3
Number of rooms:  86
Number of suites:  16
Time zone:  SAST

Restaurants:

The Grill Room: The culinary gem of the hotel, adjoining the smaller more intimate Colony Room serves world renowned signature dishes such as Crayfish and Prawn Cocktail, Black Forest Duck or our freshly caught seafood with wines selected by our resident sommelier. The f
Ocean Terrace: A family favourite for breakfast, lunch and dinner thats friendly and informal with a terrace overlooking the infinity pool and the rolling Indian Ocean. Renowned for its delicious curry buffet and hot poppadoms fresh from the two Tandoori ovens as well
Palm Court: Inspired by the original colonial architecture of the former courtyard with spectacular chandeliers from the Savoy Hotel in London, lush palms, black and white terrazzo floor tiles and comfortable seating. The perfect setting for decadently Traditional
LightHouse Bar: Chilled yet richly inviting and the hottest bar in KwaZulu-Natal with live music, mouth watering snacks, comfort food, exotic cocktails and a large terrace for spectacular sunsets with views of the lighthouse and Indian Ocean.
Oyster Bar: Elegant and refined, specialising in Champagne and oysters from the hotels own oyster beds, with live music, a light menu and fresh cocktails overlooking the pool and Indian Ocean.
hukka Bar: The original authentic old world bar is full of charm and character. A favourite for the locals serving hearty snacks and the finest selection of whiskeys, beers and cigars.

Recreation:

Driving range
Surfing
Wine tasting
Cricket pitch
Outdoor pool
Fine dining
Horse racing
Sightseeing tours
Sports events
Theatre
Fishing
Football field
Mountain biking trail
Scuba diving
Shopping
Soccer field

Room Info:

ALL:
Cabana Sea Facing avg 36 SQM,: Smoke detectors, Sofa bed, Speaker phone, Telephone, Voice mail, CD player, Shower, DVD player, Cable television, Coffee/Tea maker, Air conditioning, Color television, Free newspaper, Connecting rooms, Handicap room, Premium movie channels, TV, Desk, Alarm clock, Direct dial phone number, Fax machine, AM/FM radio, Internet access, Iron, Minibar, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Non-smoking, Phone in bathroom, Remote control television, Safe
Sup Garden Villa avg 105SQM,: Smoke detectors, Sofa bed, Speaker phone, Telephone, Voice mail, CD player, Shower, DVD player, Cable television, Coffee/Tea maker, Air conditioning, Color television, Free newspaper, Connecting rooms, Handicap room, Premium movie channels, TV, Desk, Alarm clock, Direct dial phone number, Fax machine, AM/FM radio, Internet access, Iron, Minibar, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Non-smoking, Phone in bathroom, Remote control television, Safe
Presidential Suite avg 246SQM,: Smoke detectors, Sofa bed, Speaker phone, Telephone, Voice mail, CD player, Shower, DVD player, Cable television, Coffee/Tea maker, Air conditioning, Color television, Free newspaper, Connecting rooms, Handicap room, Premium movie channels, TV, Desk, Alarm clock, Direct dial phone number, Fax machine, AM/FM radio, Internet access, Iron, Minibar, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Non-smoking, Phone in bathroom, Remote control television, Safe
Luxury Sea Facing avg 31 SQM,: Smoke detectors, Sofa bed, Speaker phone, Telephone, Voice mail, CD player, Shower, DVD player, Cable television, Coffee/Tea maker, Air conditioning, Color television, Free newspaper, Connecting rooms, Handicap room, Premium movie channels, TV, Desk, Alarm clock, Direct dial phone number, Fax machine, AM/FM radio, Internet access, Iron, Minibar, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Non-smoking, Phone in bathroom, Remote control television, Safe
Dlx Suite Seafacing, avg 78SQM,: Smoke detectors, Sofa bed, Speaker phone, Telephone, Voice mail, CD player, Shower, DVD player, Cable television, Coffee/Tea maker, Air conditioning, Color television, Free newspaper, Connecting rooms, Handicap room, Premium movie channels, TV, Desk, Alarm clock, Direct dial phone number, Fax machine, AM/FM radio, Internet access, Iron, Minibar, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Non-smoking, Phone in bathroom, Remote control television, Safe
Classic Sea Facing avg 27 SQM,: Smoke detectors, Sofa bed, Speaker phone, Telephone, Voice mail, CD player, Shower, DVD player, Cable television, Coffee/Tea maker, Air conditioning, Color television, Free newspaper, Connecting rooms, Handicap room, Premium movie channels, TV, Desk, Alarm clock, Direct dial phone number, Fax machine, AM/FM radio, Internet access, Iron, Minibar, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Non-smoking, Phone in bathroom, Remote control television, Safe
Lux Suite Seafacing, avg 55SQM: Smoke detectors, Sofa bed, Speaker phone, Telephone, Voice mail, CD player, Shower, DVD player, Cable television, Coffee/Tea maker, Air conditioning, Color television, Free newspaper, Connecting rooms, Handicap room, Premium movie channels, TV, Desk, Alarm clock, Direct dial phone number, Fax machine, AM/FM radio, Internet access, Iron, Minibar, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Non-smoking, Phone in bathroom, Remote control television, Safe
Garden Villa Loft avg 64 SQM,: Smoke detectors, Sofa bed, Speaker phone, Telephone, Voice mail, CD player, Shower, DVD player, Cable television, Coffee/Tea maker, Air conditioning, Color television, Free newspaper, Connecting rooms, Handicap room, Premium movie channels, TV, Desk, Alarm clock, Direct dial phone number, Fax machine, AM/FM radio, Internet access, Iron, Minibar, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Non-smoking, Phone in bathroom, Remote control television, Safe
Family Room, avg 55SQM,: Smoke detectors, Sofa bed, Speaker phone, Telephone, Voice mail, CD player, Shower, DVD player, Cable television, Coffee/Tea maker, Air conditioning, Color television, Free newspaper, Connecting rooms, Handicap room, Premium movie channels, TV, Desk, Alarm clock, Direct dial phone number, Fax machine, AM/FM radio, Internet access, Iron, Minibar, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Non-smoking, Phone in bathroom, Remote control television, Safe
Classic Rm, avg 32SQM, King/Twin: Smoke detectors, Sofa bed, Speaker phone, Telephone, Voice mail, CD player, Shower, DVD player, Cable television, Coffee/Tea maker, Air conditioning, Color television, Free newspaper, Connecting rooms, Handicap room, Premium movie channels, TV, Desk, Alarm clock, Direct dial phone number, Fax machine, AM/FM radio, Internet access, Iron, Minibar, Balcony/Lanai/Terrace, Non-smoking, Phone in bathroom, Remote control television, Safe

Meeting Facilities:

Pearl Room:
Durban July:
Shell Room:
Cologny Room:
Union Castle Room:
Cinema:

Hotel Amenities:

(additional fees may apply to certain amenities)

Photo Gallery:

Lobby
Lobby

Classic Sea Facing Room
Classic Sea Facing Room

Garden Villa Loft
Garden Villa Loft

Garden Villa Lounge
Garden Villa Lounge

Classic Garden Room
Classic Garden Room

Luxury Sea Facing Room
Luxury Sea Facing Room

Sea Facing Cabana
Sea Facing Cabana

Presidential Suite Master Bedroom
Presidential Suite Master Bedroom

Presidential Suite Master Bathroo
Presidential Suite Master Bathroo

Sea Facing Luxury Suite
Sea Facing Luxury Suite

Garden Pool
Garden Pool

Kids Holiday Club
Kids Holiday Club

Ocean Terrace
Ocean Terrace

The Grill Room
The Grill Room

The Gym
The Gym

Plunge Pool
Plunge Pool

Spa Hammam
Spa Hammam

Cinema
Cinema

The Spa, Plunge Pool
The Spa, Plunge Pool

The Spa, Pre-Treatment Room
The Spa, Pre-Treatment Room

Curry Buffet - Ocean Terrace
Curry Buffet - Ocean Terrace

Chukka Bar
Chukka Bar

The Lighthouse Bar
The Lighthouse Bar

Ocean Facing Pool
Ocean Facing Pool

Luxury Sea Facing Room
Luxury Sea Facing Room

Ocean Terrace Restaurant
Ocean Terrace Restaurant

Ocean Terrace Pizza Oven
Ocean Terrace Pizza Oven

The Oyster Bar
The Oyster Bar

The Spa
The Spa

The Lighthouse Bar
The Lighthouse Bar

The Palm Court
The Palm Court

The Oyster Bar
The Oyster Bar

The Lighthouse Bar
The Lighthouse Bar

The Lighthouse Bar
The Lighthouse Bar

The Pearl Room
The Pearl Room

The Spa
The Spa

The Spa
The Spa

The Spa
The Spa

Wine Cellar
Wine Cellar

Wine Cellar
Wine Cellar

Sea Facing Deluxe Suite
Sea Facing Deluxe Suite

Sea Facing Family Room
Sea Facing Family Room

Sea Facing Deluxe Suite
Sea Facing Deluxe Suite

Sea Facing Deluxe Suite
Sea Facing Deluxe Suite

Sea Facing Family Room
Sea Facing Family Room

Ocean Terrace Restaurant Patio
Ocean Terrace Restaurant Patio

Ocean Facing Pool
Ocean Facing Pool

Ocean Terrace & Pool
Ocean Terrace & Pool

Classic Sea Facing Room
Classic Sea Facing Room

Sea Facing Cabana
Sea Facing Cabana



Location Description:
Perfectly situated on the oceans edge, a brief 5 minutes walk from Umhlanga Village Centre, the Oyster Box Hotel is conveniently located for quick and easy access to Durban city centre, International Airports and numerous stylish shopping centres, yet has a feeling of classical charm and elegance like nowhere else on earth. Nearby tourist attractions of immense interest to travellers include Gateway Theatre of Shopping, Ushaka Marine World, Sun Coast casino, the historical Natal Midlands and majestic Drakensberg Mountains, as well as excellent big 5 game parks, lodges and historical battlefields. For those wishing to play a few rounds on some of South Africas finest fairways excellent golf courses are a mere minutes drive away.

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