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    The Oyster Box

    2 Lighthouse Road, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
    011 27 31 514 5000
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    • Excellent89%
    • Very good8%
    • Average1%
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    “curry buffet” (205 reviews)
    “the grill” (177 reviews)
    “lighthouse bar” (119 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Rooftop Bar
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    Pets Allowed
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed at the hotel as part of a trip to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary and it was amazing. The hotel is beautifully decorated with excellent facilities and you are made to feel so welcome by everyone. We had a lovely room on the...More

    Thank Jayne F
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your stay with us at The Oyster Box to celebrate your 30th wedding anniversary. Feedback such as yours is most important to us and I am delighted to read you thoroughly enjoyed...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    From the minute you walk in until you say "au revoir", you know you have entered a higher realm of hospitality! The reception is exquisite complete with infused water and/or bubbly. The efficiency of the check-in process is superior. The hotel itself is historic and...More

    Thank mabanana
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. I am thrilled you experienced the outstanding levels of service for which we are renown and found the staff courteous, friendly and accommodating. I...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    It was a special occasion and as a family went for breakfast. The variety is phenomenal from the cold to the hit breakfast. Something for everyone including fresh oysters. Ordering from a menu at no additional cost is a big plus. The food was well...More

    Thank Mari G
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your visit to The Oyster Box to celebrate your special family occasion. I am absolutely delighted you thoroughly enjoyed the amazing spread of delicious food and the fantastic venue with stunning ocean...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My wife and I stayed here for 5 nights in January. This really is a 5 star hotel at the top of its game! It’s really hard to find anything to improve or moan about! The setting on the beach is sublime with red and...More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Valued Guests, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments following your five-night stay with us at The Oyster Box. I am absolutely thrilled to read that you both thoroughly enjoyed yourselves and found the setting sublime and the decor fascinating. Your...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    I cant even express how fabulous they make you feel at the oyster box even if its just for there extraordinary breakfast. Went for our anniversary breakfast and our waiter sandile was an absolute angelMore

    Thank Claire H
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your visit to The Oyster Box to celebrate your anniversary by enjoying breakfast on The Ocean Terrace. I am absolutely thrilled to read that you were spoilt and experienced exceptional service. Our...More

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    Awards & Recognition
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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
    • Price range
    • US$ 349 - US$ 1,365 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 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
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • 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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    krinelle
    12 November 2017|
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    Response from OBumhlangaRocks | Property representative |
    Dear Future Guest, Unfortunately The Ocean Terrace and The Grill Room Restaurants are not Halaal. Kind regards, Wayne Coetzer General Manager
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    Suzanne L
    7 November 2017|
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    Response from OBumhlangaRocks | Property representative |
    Dear Future Guest, Absolutely! We definitely cater for families. The hotel is situated right on the beach and we offer an in-house Cinema for residing guests and two swimming pools, one sea facing and a garden pool... More
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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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    Room Tips
    "Any Room at the Oyster Box is amazing!"
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    "Ask for a room on the top floor as great view over the beach and sea"
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    "Villa, although not sea facing, has its own plunge pool."
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    "See view is worth the upgrade"
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