We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
2017-08-06 2017-08-07
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Balmoral Hotel

    125 Marine Parade, Beach Road, Durban, 4001, Durban 4000, South Africa
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    2017-08-06 2017-08-07
    Savings alert: 13% below average rate

    The price you found is 13% lower than this hotel's average rate of US$69/night.

    We analyze rates over a 60 day period, and compare your selection to the average rate of comparable stays to ensure you're getting the best possible deal.

    Lock in the lowest price from our partners
    US$60US$82
    View Deal
    Traveller (99)
    Room & Suite (37)
    Dining (8)
    Pavilion Hotel & Conference Centre
    95 reviews
    #27 of 43 hotels in Durban
     
    The Waterfront Hotel and Spa
    219 reviews
    #18 of 43 hotels in Durban
     
    Blue Waters Hotel
    598 reviews
    #16 of 43 hotels in Durban
     
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Edward
    363 reviews
    #10 of 43 hotels in Durban
     
    Overview
    • Excellent7%
    • Very good31%
    • Average26%
    • Poor21%
    • Terrible15%
    4 weeks ago
    “Good hotel but very tired”
    18 Apr 2017
    “Old traditional Hotel”
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Concierge
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Babysitting
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Pavilion Hotel & Conference Centre
    95 reviews
    #27 of 43 hotels in Durban
     
    The Waterfront Hotel and Spa
    219 reviews
    #18 of 43 hotels in Durban
     
    Blue Waters Hotel
    598 reviews
    #16 of 43 hotels in Durban
     
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Edward
    363 reviews
    #10 of 43 hotels in Durban
     
    Rooms
    Aug 6Aug 7
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 9 partner sites to see rooms from US$60.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Durban hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "805db7ac5e9f410aabbfa2ce1a082255", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":305785,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":6,"month":8,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":7,"month":8,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":true,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"805db7ac5e9f410aabbfa2ce1a082255","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":82,"lowestMetaPrice":60,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":82,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":82,"lowestMetaPrice":60,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":82,"hotelName":"Balmoral Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjgwNWRiN2FjNWU5ZjQxMGFhYmJmYTJjZTFhMDgyMjU1IiwiQUlLIjoiNGE2NDY1MTMyNzg4NDYxYmE4M2ZlNzM2YWM2ZWM2NDAifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "06/08/2017", "checkOut": "07/08/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$60", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": true, "contentIdMappings": {"34377949":"Hotwire","109371303":"HotelsCom2IB","33399944":"BookingCom","79414525":"CheapTicketsEWS"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (152)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    There are newer reviews for Balmoral Hotel
    See the most recent reviews

    41 - 45 of 92 reviews

    Reviewed 5 March 2015

    It is a pity that the surroundings of this charming hotel is not safe at all. I was on business there and my company did not allow me to walk outside on my own, because it was so unsafe. Hookers are in the street until...More

    Thank Lulu312659
    Reviewed 1 March 2015 via mobile

    Rooms clean and neat. Staff friendly and helpfull. Food average to good. Now for the bad. Prostitutes in front of hotel at night. Rooms very small, and with no balconies overlooking the back a bit cramped. Parking, yes if you are not one of the...More

    Thank Johannes G
    Reviewed 16 February 2015

    Although it is on the Marine Parade, the location is very unsavoury, with hookers outside even at 5.30 am. Our back room was awful, but the upgrade to a front one was well worth the price difference. The overall price was too high though. The...More

    Thank Seventy09
    Reviewed 13 January 2015

    We spent a weekend at this delightful hotel in January 2015. We booked a standard double room and a superior room to cater for four adults. We experienced great service and hospitality with smiling faces from check-in to room service and cleaning. The rooms were...More

    1  Thank Wandering_Vito
    Reviewed 5 January 2015

    We stayed there for 2 nights, The only thing that we didn't appreciate was the price. There was a difference of at least 400ZAR between the price I paid and the price that hotel staff was communicating to new guests who were coming to inquire...More

    1  Thank Kritika S
    Pavilion Hotel & Conference Centre
    95 reviews
    #27 of 43 hotels in Durban
     
    The Waterfront Hotel and Spa
    219 reviews
    #18 of 43 hotels in Durban
     
    Blue Waters Hotel
    598 reviews
    #16 of 43 hotels in Durban
     
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Edward
    363 reviews
    #10 of 43 hotels in Durban
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$69 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #15 Luxury Hotel in Durban
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 95
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Agoda, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Travelocity, TripOnline SA, Hotwire, Cancelon, Cheap Tickets and HotelQuickly so you can book your Balmoral Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Durban
    • Also Known As
    • Balmoral Hotel Durban
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (99)
    Room & Suite (37)
    Dining (8)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (51)
    Bathroom (9)
    Nearby
    Gooderson Beach Hotel
    119 reviews
    .08 km away
     
    Garden Court South Beach
    1,109 reviews
    .22 km away
     
    Pavilion Hotel & Conference Centre
    95 reviews
    .21 km away
     
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Edward
    363 reviews
    .10 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Grill Jichana
    186 reviews
    1.00 km away
    Afro's Chicken
    233 reviews
    .56 km away
    Surf Riders Food Shack
    153 reviews
    1.12 km away
    Big Easy Durban by Ernie Els
    152 reviews
    1.04 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Golden Mile
    582 reviews
    .62 km away
    uShaka Wet 'n Wild
    274 reviews
    1.43 km away
    Natural Science Museum
    48 reviews
    1.25 km away
    Mini Town
    74 reviews
    1.21 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Balmoral Hotel staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "Must have sea view"
    Read review
    "The family rooms on the second floor have great views and are spacious but view partially is blocked by an..."
    Read review
    "Don't come close to the Balmoral. It is not worth it."
    Read review
    "Make sur to get a room with a view of the ocean"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing