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    The Oyster Box

    2 Lighthouse Road, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
    011 27 31 514 5000
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    • Excellent88%
    • Very good8%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
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    “curry buffet” (198 reviews)
    “the grill” (173 reviews)
    “lighthouse bar” (114 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Rooftop Bar
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    Pets Allowed
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    Rooftop Terrace
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 1,848 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    What a wonderful way to spend the afternoon with a bunch of friends. Thank you for an amazing time - food - and thank you to Bula who was our waitress who look after us. From the samosas to the sushi to all the sweet...More

    Thank Nicoleen N
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded yesterday

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your visit to The Oyster Box to enjoy a relaxing time with friends. I am absolutely delighted that you all thoroughly enjoyed yourselves, in particular the delicious food and amazing service provided....More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 15 September 2017

    Only spent one night which I truly regret. Check in was outstanding, very friendly staff great personalities and always smiling. A wealth of helpful information. We had a rood Oceanside with an amazing view of the lighthouse and Indian Ocean. Room was immaculate and very...More

    1  Thank Bill S
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 18 September 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your one-night stay with us at The Oyster Box. I am thrilled you thoroughly enjoyed your luxurious and spacious accommodation with spectacular ocean views. Our superb breakfast spread is the talk of...More

    Reviewed yesterday

    What a lovely experience and thoroughly enjoyed by all. Buehler took care of us with constant help and assistance on drinks and any of our needs. The little savouries and sweets were just fabulous and sadly I had no room to taste everything.More

    Thank Bels7470
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded yesterday

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your visit to The Palm Court to enjoy our wonderful High Tea experience. I am delighted you were well looked after by our attentive staff and I look forward to welcoming you...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    My wife and I stayed here previously (in fact where we got engaged). We returned this year and it's just as amazing as we remember, if not better. The staff are always on hand and nothing feels like too much hassle. Special attention paid in...More

    Thank DMB1983
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded yesterday

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. As returning and much valued guests, your feedback is most important to us and I am thrilled therefore to hear that we exceeded your...More

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    We were at this beautiful hotel for 4 nights. What a breathtaking scenery and above all what an amazingly friendly staff. The kids and parents have been spoiled with attention. A special thanks to the ladies of the kids club, to Clive, Florian, Julius Michael...More

    Thank T V
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your 4-night stay with us at The Oyster Box. I am absolutely thrilled to hear that you all thoroughly enjoyed being showered with attention and found the staff amazing throughout the hotel....More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • 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
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$347 - US$1,350 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Business Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • 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 (1164)
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    krinelle
    12 November 2017|
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    Response from OBumhlangaRocks | Property representative |
    Dear Future Guest, Unfortunately The Ocean Terrace and The Grill Room Restaurants are not Halaal. Kind regards, Wayne Coetzer General Manager
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    7 November 2017|
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    Response from OBumhlangaRocks | Property representative |
    Dear Future Guest, Absolutely! We definitely cater for families. The hotel is situated right on the beach and we offer an in-house Cinema for residing guests and two swimming pools, one sea facing and a garden pool... More
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    13 September 2017|
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    Response from OBumhlangaRocks | Property representative |
    Dear Future Guest, Thank you for your enquiry. We do offer a selection of items which are Gluten Free. However, please specify you are allergic to gluten when making your booking with restaurant reservations as each outlet... More
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