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    The Oyster Box

    2 Lighthouse Road, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent88%
    • Very good8%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “curry buffet” (189 reviews)
    “the grill” (166 reviews)
    “lighthouse bar” (107 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Pets Allowed
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Kids Club
    Butler Service
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    Shuttle Bus Service
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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      US$317
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    Reviewed 8 November 2016

    This hotel has got it ALL... service, food, comfort, scenery, indulgence, and privacy. My husband an I stayed here for 4 nights before our wedding and 2 night after as the start to our honeymoon. We had the BEST TIME! Every member of staff knew...More

    Thank Caz L
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 8 November 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your stay with us. It is wonderful to read that you chose to celebrate your honeymoon at The Oyster Box and that you feel it is the most wonderful hotel in all...More

    Reviewed 5 November 2016

    A room with a view...overlooking the water and the red and white lighthouse. You won't be disappointed. The service is first class and the food very good. It can be quite busy at times with local events but the hotel is organized such that you...More

    Thank WildHare2128
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 7 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 that you thoroughly enjoyed your luxurious accommodation with stunning views over the ocean. Thank you for your kind words regarding the...More

    Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

    What a fantastic hotel! Nothing else on the coast line comes close to Oysterbox. Brilliant service from the Staff like Charlie and Nigel. Fantastic food in Restuarant's. Comfortable and luxury rooms, but best of all just sitting on the Patio and enjoying the best view...More

    Thank DMcMurdo
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 7 November 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your time here, in particular the comfortable and luxurious accommodation and fantastic food. Thank you for...More

    Reviewed 5 November 2016

    Magnificent hotel at the seaside of Umhlanga Rocks. We were warmly welcomed with a refreshing drink and immediately felt at home. Diner in the Grill Room was a Bit dissapointing, we had very high expectations mainly because of the high prices but the steak we...More

    Thank Pinoyvanderjeught
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 7 November 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your comments following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. I am delighted to read that you enjoyed a warm welcome on arrival and immediately felt 'at home'. Thank you for your comments regarding...More

    Reviewed 5 November 2016

    Well I don't give many 5 stars but the Oyster box is one of them. We indulged in the honeymoon offer (!) and had a very relaxing time in October. There is a colonial feel to the hotel which is almost a little kitsch but...More

    Thank LeShout
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 7 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 that you enjoyed all aspects of the hotel and experienced great food and service. I look forward to welcoming you back...More

    Beverly Hills
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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$319 - US$1,055 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • #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 On the Beach Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
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    • 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 (1045)
    Room & Suite (172)
    Dining (103)
    Pool & Beach (86)
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    Bathroom (12)
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    Nisha P
    30 July 2017|
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    Response from MervynN30 | Reviewed this property |
    We dressed semi formal or smart casual. I would call the restaurant to confirm but on the occasions we've been there, I did not see anyone with a t-shirt or shorts. The food and service is outstanding.
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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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    Room Tips
    "The ocean view rooms are beautiful but they are small. All of the rooms have nice size bathrooms."
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    "The garden villas are perfect for families with young children and pets"
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    "Having a sea view is, simply the best!"
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    "Sea facing for us."
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