The Oyster Box

The Oyster Box

Hotel
 

2 Lighthouse Road, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa

ExcellentBased on 899 reviews
9.4

$363

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Reviews for The Oyster Box

ExcellentBased on 899 reviews
9.4
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness9.6
    9.6
  • Comfort9.6
    9.6
  • Facilities10.0
    10.0
  • Location9.8
    9.8
  • Services9.5
    9.5
  • Staff9.7
    9.7
  • Value for money8.6
    8.6
Who stays here?
  • Families with young children 
  • Families 
  • Young couples 
  • Couples most popular!
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers 
  • Business travelers 
Top comments

Absolutely Great!

Fabulous Stay!

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Fantastic Stay!

About The Oyster Box

Situated a brief drive from Gateway Theatre Of Shopping, The Oyster Box provides award-winning accommodation in Durban. This 5-star hotel offers views of Umhlanga Lighthouse, plus a Turkish steam bath...

Good to Know

Distance to city centre

9.6 mi

Location rating

9.4

Nearest airport

Durban King Shaka Intl

Distance to airport

8.5 mi

Policies

Check-in

2:00 PM

Check-out

11:00 AM

Internet

Wi-Fi available in all areas

Policy

Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Cancellation/pre-payment

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+27 315 145 000

Amenities at The Oyster Box

Top Features

Parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pool
Pet friendly
Spa

General

  • Computer use available
  • Family rooms
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Gift shop
  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Packed lunches
  • Free toiletries
  • Shoeshine
  • Room service
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Outdoor pool
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Kids meals
  • CCTV outside property
  • No smoking
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Hairdryer
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Air-conditioned
  • Newspapers
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Pants press
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Free parking
  • Picnic area
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Pool with a view
  • Coffee shop
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • 24hr front desk
  • Designated smoking area
  • Steam room
  • Storage available
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Radio
  • Beachfront
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Increased accessibility
  • Beach towels
  • Safety deposit box
  • EV charging station
  • Elevator
  • Minibar
  • Iron and ironing board
  • First-aid kit
  • Snack bar
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony
  • Swimming pool toys
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bridal suite
  • Telephone
  • CD player
  • Children's television networks
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Safe
  • Sauna
  • Coffee machine
  • TV
  • Valet parking
  • Desk
  • VIP room facilities
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • DVD player

Activities

  • Kids toys
  • Fishing
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Game room
  • Books, DVDs, music for children
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Evening entertainment
  • Cooking classes
  • Fitness center
  • Horse riding
  • Indoor play area
  • Kids' club
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Pay-per-view channels
  • Playground
  • Windsurfing
  • Massage
  • Library

Services

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Business center
  • Car rental
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Hammam (Turkish bath)
  • Laundry service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Tour desk
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Health club
  • Spa
  • 24-hour security
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service

Photos of The Oyster Box

Where is The Oyster Box

Most Popular Landmarks

North Beach8.9 mi
uShaka Marine World10.0 mi

Getting Around

Durban Durban North4.4 mi
Durban Beach Front7.9 mi
Durban Central Station9.0 mi
Durban Eldo Coach Office9.1 mi
Durban Beach9.4 mi
Durban ICC9.4 mi

FAQs when booking at The Oyster Box

  • How close is The Oyster Box to the nearest airport, Durban King Shaka Intl?

    At 8.5 mi away, Durban King Shaka Intl is the closest airport to The Oyster Box. The average expected drive time from The Oyster Box to Durban King Shaka Intl is 17min. It’s a good idea to research traffic trends between your hotel and the airport.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Durban King Shaka Intl to The Oyster Box?

    Getting from Durban King Shaka Intl to The Oyster Box can be as easy as renting a car at the airport’s rental desk for, on average, $59/day in Durban. Luckily, The Oyster Box has parking on site for guests who choose this method of transportation. Rideshare apps and taxis remain a very common solution for The Oyster Box guests. This is often the most cost-effective method of transportation when visiting Durban.

  • Is The Oyster Box considered pet-friendly?

    Yes, dogs and most pets in general are allowed at The Oyster Box.

  • Is there a pool at The Oyster Box?

    Yes, The Oyster Box has a pool for hotel guests. Generally, hotel pools have opening and closing times so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • What is the The Oyster Box phone number?

    If you have questions or concerns about your stay, call +27 315 145 000 to talk to a The Oyster Box front desk representative.

  • Does The Oyster Box have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, The Oyster Box has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Is there a gym or fitness center at The Oyster Box?

    Yes. You should consider staying at The Oyster Box if having access to a fitness center on-site is important.

  • What is the check-out time at The Oyster Box?

    11:00 AM. If you require a later check-out we advise discussing it with the front desk as soon as you’re able to. Check-in time is 2:00 PM.

  • Is there a restaurant at The Oyster Box?

    There is an on-site restaurant - contact The Oyster Box for opening and last order times. They also have a bar service for drinks.

  • Does The Oyster Box have a laundry service?

    If you need to have clothes washed during your stay, you can take advantage of the laundry facilities and service at The Oyster Box. There are irons (and ironing boards) at the property too.

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