The Oyster Box

The Oyster Box

Hotel
 

2 Lighthouse Road, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

ExcellentBased on 858 reviews
9.3

$534

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Reviews for The Oyster Box

ExcellentBased on 858 reviews
9.3
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness9.6
    9.6
  • Comfort9.6
    9.6
  • Facilities10.0
    10.0
  • Location9.8
    9.8
  • Services9.5
    9.5
  • Staff9.7
    9.7
  • Value for money8.6
    8.6
Who stays here?
  • Families with young children 
  • Families 
  • Young couples 
  • Couples most popular!
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers 
  • Business travellers 

About The Oyster Box

Situated a brief drive from Gateway Theatre Of Shopping, The Oyster Box provides award-winning accommodation in Durban. This 5-star hotel offers views of Umhlanga Lighthouse, plus a sauna, free Wi-Fi ...

Good to know

Distance to city centre

15.5 km

Location rating

9.3

Nearest airport

Durban King Shaka Intl

Distance to airport

13.7 km

Policies

Check-in

14:00

Check-out

11:00

Internet

Wi-Fi available in all areas

Policy

Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+27 315 145 000

Amenities at The Oyster Box

Top Features

Parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet-friendly
Spa

General

  • Computer use available
  • Family rooms
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Gift shop
  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Packed lunches
  • Free toiletries
  • Room service
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Outdoor pool
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Kids meals
  • CCTV outside property
  • No smoking
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Hairdryer
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Air-conditioned
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Trouser press
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Free parking
  • Picnic area
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Pool with a view
  • Coffee shop
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Designated smoking area
  • Steam room
  • Storage available
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Radio
  • Beachfront
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Disabled access
  • Beach towels
  • Safety deposit box
  • EV charging station
  • Lift
  • Minibar
  • Iron and ironing board
  • First-aid kit
  • Adapter
  • Snack bar
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony
  • Swimming pool toys
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Telephone
  • Kettle
  • CD player
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe
  • Sauna
  • Coffee machine
  • TV
  • Valet parking
  • Desk
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • DVD player

Activities

  • Kids toys
  • Fishing
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Evening entertainment
  • Cooking classes
  • Fitness centre
  • Horse riding
  • Indoor play area
  • Kids' club
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Pay-per-view channels
  • Playground
  • Windsurfing
  • Massage
  • Library

Services

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Business centre
  • Car hire
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Hammam (Turkish bath)
  • Laundry service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Tour desk
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Health club
  • Spa
  • 24-hour security
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service

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Where is The Oyster Box

Most popular landmarks

North Beach14.3 km
uShaka Marine World16.1 km

Getting Around

Durban Durban North7.1 km
Durban Beach Front12.7 km
Durban Central Station14.5 km
Durban Eldo Coach Office14.6 km
Durban Beach15.1 km
Durban ICC15.1 km

FAQs when booking at The Oyster Box

  • How close is The Oyster Box to the nearest airport, Durban King Shaka Intl?

    At just 13.7 km apart, the expected drive time from the nearest airport, Durban King Shaka Intl, to The Oyster Box is 17min. The estimated drive time may vary depending on high and low traffic times in the surrounding area. This is especially true for metro areas.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Durban King Shaka Intl to The Oyster Box?

    Rideshare apps and taxis remain a very common solution for The Oyster Box guests. This is often the most cost-effective method of transportation when visiting Durban.

  • Is The Oyster Box considered pet-friendly?

    Hotel guests at The Oyster Box are welcome to bring most pets like cats and dogs. If you have another type of pet, is it suggested you contact the front desk.

  • Is there a pool at The Oyster Box?

    Yes. Many people visiting Durban look for a hotel with a pool. The Oyster Box has a pool on site that hotel guests may use, but be advised that hotels typically have rules in regard to pool usage.

  • What is the The Oyster Box phone number?

    You can reach the front desk of The Oyster Box at +27 315 145 000.

  • Does The Oyster Box have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, The Oyster Box has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness centre at The Oyster Box?

    Yes, there is a gym available to The Oyster Box guests. Gym hours may not be 24-hours so it is recommended you ask the front desk during check-in.

  • What is the check-out time at The Oyster Box?

    11:00. If you require a later check-out we advise discussing it with the front desk as soon as you’re able to. Check-in time is 14:00.

  • Is there a restaurant at The Oyster Box?

    The Oyster Box does have a restaurant. The hotel also has a bar.

  • Does The Oyster Box have a laundry service?

    Yes, there are laundry services usually available at The Oyster Box, Durban, South Africa. Guests can also use ironing facilities.

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