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    The Oyster Box

    2 Lighthouse Road, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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    • Average2%
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    “curry buffet” (186 reviews)
    “the grill” (164 reviews)
    “lighthouse bar” (105 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 15 November 2016

    We chose this hotel principally because of its proximity to Oliver Tambo airport as we had an early flight the next morning. And it is indeed very convenient for the airport - an easy 15 minute journey. But what a pleasant surprise the hotel was....More

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    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 15 November 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your comments following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. It is wonderful that you thoroughly enjoyed the wonderful facilities, the proximity to King Shaka International Airport and the private cinema, exclusive to hotel...More

    Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

    This place is in its own league absolutely fabulous the food is great service top class everything is just awesome If you want to treat yourself this is the place you will not be disappointed Keep an eye on any specials they might offer to...More

    Thank PieterM88
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 15 November 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. I am thrilled to read that you found everything to your liking, in particular the delicious food, great service and stunning ocean view. I...More

    Reviewed 14 November 2016

    It is very rare to taste a range of the famous Champagne House Perrier-Jouet in South Africa. The Oyster Box Hotel was accorded this honour and Executive Chef Kevin Joseph and his team stood up to the challenge with a pairing of a magnificent 6...More

    Thank dzt221
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 15 November 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your wonderful review following your visit to The Oyster Box. I am absolutely thrilled to hear that you were all blown away by the brilliant pairing and six course dinner you experienced under the care...More

    Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

    The Oyster Box is a classy and stylish hotel. It offers world class service from all the staff. It has an excellent position right on the beach front. The rooms are furnished well and the cleanliness is of the highest standard. The high tea is...More

    Thank ThysJulie
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 14 November 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. It is wonderful to read that you enjoyed world class service from all staff and experienced luxury accommodation which boasts cleanliness of the highest...More

    Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

    I am late writing this review but I was writing one for another location and felt I must just add to all of the excellent reviews about The Oyster Box. This is truly one of the best places I have ever visited. We were lucky...More

    Thank concordeEngland
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 14 November 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review following your three-night stay with us at The Oyster Box on your 40th birthday trip to South Africa. I am thrilled that you are still enjoying wonderful memories of one of the best...More

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    About
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    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$314 - US$921 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Family Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Business Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
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    • Number of rooms
    • 86
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    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Umhlanga Rocks
    • Also Known As
    • Oyster Box Umhlanga Rocks
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    songfool
    3 July 2017|
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    Response from OBumhlangaRocks | Property representative |
    Dear Guest, Thank you for your enquiry. With pleasure, we will be able to arrange a tour for you. May I suggest you mail your details to our Concierge through our website. Apologies for not advising a contact as... More
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    larainepatterson
    23 April 2017|
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    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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    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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    "Oyster Box is famous for its selection of curry dishes."
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    "We had a sea view overlooking the lighthouse which was magnificent. Room was lovely and quiet - very peaceful."
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    "Must choice a seaside view room when staying at the Oyster Box Hotel"
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