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    The Oyster Box

    2 Lighthouse Road, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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    Traveler (1048)
    Room & Suite (179)
    Dining (108)
    Overview
    • Excellent88%
    • Very good8%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    “curry buffet” (189 reviews)
    “the grill” (166 reviews)
    “lighthouse bar” (108 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Poolside Bar
    Fitness center
    Concierge
    Pets Allowed
    Spa
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Dry Cleaning
    Kids Club
    Butler Service
    Housekeeping
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    • Classic Garden King/Twin Room,Best Available Rate
      $409$319
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    • Luxury Sea Facing avg 31 SQM,Best Available Rate
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    • Garden-Facing Loft Room
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    • Classic Garden King/Twin Room,Best Available Rate
      $319
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    • Classic Garden King/Twin Room,Kids Stay Free
      $319
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    • Garden Villa Loft,Best Available Rate
      $319
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    • Classic Twin Room, 1 Double Bed
      $319
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    • Villa (Garden Loft)
      $319
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    • Garden-Facing Loft Room
      $321
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    • Garden-Facing Loft Room
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    • Classic Twin Room, 1 Double Bed
      $322
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    • Classic Twin Room, 1 Double Bed (Free breakfast, Free WiFi)
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    Reviewed January 16, 2017

    We loved our stay at The Oyster Box this past weekend. The staff went out of their way to make sure it was special for us. There were flowers and balloons on arrival to the room wishing us Happy Anniversary. We spent both nights having...More

    Thank Lauren_LW
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded January 17, 2017

    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 read that you chose to celebrate your Anniversary with us and that you loved everything regarding your stay, in particular...More

    Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

    I have often eaten or had a cocktail or two at The OBH (always delicious) but we decided to stay there the night of our wedding. The rooms are beautifully appointed and they have every amenity you could wish for. We had a beautiful garden...More

    Thank tarynsam
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded January 10, 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking time to share your comments following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. I am delighted to know that you were thrilled to stay for the night of your wedding and that you were spoilt with beautiful accommodation...More

    Reviewed January 9, 2017 via mobile

    I booked a meal in advance for the first night of our holiday. The staff were fantastic, all of them addressed me by my name, they were very knowledgeable, attentive, absolutely brilliant. The food was outstanding, but a word of warning, the portion sizes are...More

    Thank JanPez
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded January 10, 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. It is wonderful to hear that you found the staff knowledgeable, attentive and absolutely brilliant and that you experienced delicious and outstanding food, even...More

    Reviewed January 8, 2017 via mobile

    We have just returned from a 2 week holiday over the Christmas period and what a holiday! The best hotel we have stayed in so far and all the staff are amazing. They go out of their way to look after you and nothing is...More

    Thank smokie59
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded January 10, 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your stay with us at The Oyster Box over the Festive Season. I am thrilled to read that you thoroughly enjoyed all aspects of the hotel, in particular the stunning view from...More

    Reviewed January 4, 2017 via mobile

    Great food, cocktails and charming property. Spa was good and service throughout the property is polished. Lots of families with the pool full of kids and screaming babies in the hall, so not ideal for couples. A few cockroaches were also disappointing.More

    Thank ColleenAubrey
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded January 9, 2017

    Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am delighted you found the aspects within my control fabulous, Food, drinks, Hotel property, Spa and general service. You visited at the height of school Hoildays, and families with Children is some...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Business Center 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 Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
    Details
    • Price range
    • $319 - $1,062 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Business Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
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    • Family Rooms
    • 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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    Traveler (1048)
    Room & Suite (179)
    Dining (108)
    Pool & Beach (90)
    Hotel & Grounds (721)
    Bathroom (12)
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    Nisha P
    July 30, 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
    July 3, 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
    April 23, 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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