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    The Oyster Box

    2 Lighthouse Road, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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          US$454
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          Overview
          • Excellent88%
          • Very good8%
          • Average2%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “curry buffet” (183 reviews)
          “the grill” (163 reviews)
          “lighthouse bar” (105 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Airport Transportation
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          Poolside Bar
          Fitness centre
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          Pets Allowed
          Spa
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          Business Centre
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          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Though popular with South African tourists, this area tends to be overlooked by foreign tourists but it was a great mix with doing a safari prior to this. The area is very built up but it does have a stunning beach and the Oyster Box...More

          Thank JohnUK10
          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 stay with us at The Oyster Box to celebrate your wife's birthday. It is wonderful that you thoroughly enjoyed the stunning ocean views from the balcony of your luxurious accommodation and...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          Although the setting, accommodations and view are spectacular- It is its employees that make the Oyster Box one of a kind. Kishan, the concierge, helped to make our trip incredibly memorable with his genuine concern for our family. His kind words, bright smile and willingness...More

          Thank Theatricalmama
          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. It is wonderful to hear that you experienced true hospitality through our staff and their willingness to be friendly and assist. Thank you for...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          This is one of my all time favourite hotels of all time. When you return you actually get goose bumps because you really feel like you're welcomed back. You seldom visit a place where you can genuinely see that the staff just love being there...More

          Thank AnonTravelGirl
          Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 3 weeks ago

          Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. It is wonderful to read that you absolutely love your time with us and all aspects of the hotel, especially the feeling of being...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          We unfortunately only had time for one night here, I wish we had stayed longer... I knew this hotel before as a kid and hadn't seen it since 2004, pre-refurb. Whoever was in charge of this project need to get multiple awards and its been...More

          Thank sceneseek
          Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 3 weeks ago

          Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your review following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. It is wonderful that you thoroughly enjoyed all aspects of the hotel from the time you arrived until your departure. Thank you for your...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          The Oyster Box is by far the best hotel in South Africa. It's home away from home. Personalized service at its greatest. The food, staff, ambience & accommodation is unparalleled. Breath taking sea views.More

          Thank ThabiK
          Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 3 weeks ago

          Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. It is wonderful that you regard us as your "home away from home" and that you have noted our hotel as the best in...More

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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
          Certificate of Excellence
          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$335 - US$937 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Family Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
          • #2 Luxury Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
          • #2 Romantic Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
          • #2 Business Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
          • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
          • #2 Spa Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
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          • 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 (982)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          larainepatterson
          Please could I buy a high tea voucher as a gift for someone.. if so please what is the price for 2 adults Regards. Laraine Patterson
          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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          noelscoetzee17
          Is the high tea kid friendly?
          2 April 2017|
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          Response from OBumhlangaRocks | Property representative |
          Dear Noel, Thank you for your enquiry. Our popular High Tea is child friendly. We offer a 50% discount on the adult rate of R320.00 for children aged between 2 - 10 years. High Tea operates daily 2.30 p.m. - 5.00 p.m... More
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          Polykala
          Apart from your hotel, how far are the nearest restaurants? Do you offer Half Board or only B&B? Thank you
          22 March 2017|
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          Response from OBumhlangaRocks | Property representative |
          Dear Polykala, Thank you for your enquiry. There are many restaurants nearby which are within walking distance from our hotel. Less than 10 minutes away is a very large shopping centre, "Gateway theatre of shopping" at... More
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