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    The Oyster Box

    2 Lighthouse Road, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
    011 27 31 514 5000
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    • Excellent88%
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    “curry buffet” (195 reviews)
    “the grill” (169 reviews)
    “lighthouse bar” (110 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

    We booked the Oyster Box for the first meal of my parent's first ever visit to SA. My wife, her family and I had eaten there before and we wanted to share the experience again with my family. We reserved a table on the Ocean...More

    1  Thank FatManc
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 24 April 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review following your visit to The Oyster Box. I am thrilled that you all thoroughly enjoyed the delicious food and exceptional service from the staff on the occasion of your parent's Golden Anniversary. I...More

    Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

    This is luckily our third stay at the oyster box hotel. It is beyond phenomenal and a real treat! The service is beyond anything one would expect and the attention to detail is beyond. The rooms are magnificent with each having its own special view...More

    2  Thank kkonnection
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 24 April 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your third stay with us at The Oyster Box. As returning and much-valued guests, your feedback is most important to us and I am therefore thrilled that we have once again exceeded...More

    Reviewed 21 April 2017

    We arrived in South Africa 5th April and were met by our Daughter-in-laws parents and were taken to this hotel for a meal ".What an experience" this hotel is something special the service and quality of the food was superb. I wanted to try an...More

    1  Thank helpwithinfoonhols
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 24 April 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments following your visit to The Oyster Box. I am thrilled that you thoroughly enjoyed your delicious meal on the terrace overlooking the ocean and experienced outstanding service. I look forward to welcoming you...More

    Reviewed 21 April 2017

    What an enjoyable and classy stay we experienced here! While we did visit during the winter months (July), we had a wonderful time at high tea, in the spa, the Kids Club was great. The staff were all wonderful and helpful and our room was...More

    2  Thank andevero
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 24 April 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. It is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed an amazing and wonderful time at High Tea, The award-winning Spa and that you found the...More

    Reviewed 21 April 2017

    From the moment you step into the Oyster Box, the staff make you feel welcomed and comfortable.The interior of the hotel is stunning and has beautiful South African artworks displayed around.The food at the hotel is on another level, particularly the Grill Room and the...More

    2  Thank Zainab S
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 24 April 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. I am delighted you found everything perfect, especially the decor and the exceptionally delicious food in our restaurants. Thank you for regarding us as...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • 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
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
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    • US$ 341 - US$ 1,146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Family Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Business Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
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    • Number of rooms
    • 86
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    • Umhlanga Rocks
    • Also Known As
    • Oyster Box Umhlanga Rocks
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    14 September 2017|
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    Response from OBumhlangaRocks | Property representative |
    Dear Future Guest, Thank you for your enquiry. We do offer a selection of items which are Gluten Free. However, please specify you are allergic to gluten when making your booking with restaurant reservations as each outlet... More
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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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    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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