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    The Oyster Box

    2 Lighthouse Road, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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          US$656
          US$321
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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
          Restaurant
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          Poolside Bar
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          Pets Allowed
          Spa
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
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          Kids Club
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          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 6 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 8 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 6 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 8 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 8 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 8 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

          Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

          A lot of places claim to be 5 star hotels but many fail to live up to the billing. The Oyster box is the definition of old school charm in a wonderfully beautiful colonial setting. Every whim is catered for and everything is done on...More

          Thank Vee_Bop
          Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 4 November 2016

          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 thoroughly enjoyed yourselves especially the in and around the colonial chic style of the hotel. Thank you...More

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          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
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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$335 - US$938 (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 Luxury Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
          • #2 Business 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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          • South Africa >
          • KwaZulu-Natal >
          • Umhlanga Rocks
          • Also Known As
          • Oyster Box Umhlanga Rocks
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          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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