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    The Oyster Box

    2 Lighthouse Road, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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    “curry buffet” (194 reviews)
    “the grill” (168 reviews)
    “lighthouse bar” (110 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Service here is over the top AMAZING! We've travelled the world and the service was first-class! Hotel was lovely, food delicious, high tea outstanding.....a truly remarkable way to enjoy the Indian Ocean and Uhmlanga!More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments following your visit to The Oyster Box. I am thrilled you experienced delicious food on the ever-popular High Tea held in The Palm Court and were spoilt with amazing service. I look forward...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Been at the Oyster Box many times and the Patio Lunches never disappoints. Obviously well trained staff greet you and attend to your very need. Our waiter Sabastian was especially good; frindly, attentive, witty, eager to please and did more than was necessary to make...More

    Thank James V
    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 visit to The Oyster Box. I am delighted to read that you thoroughly enjoyed your meals and were well looked after by your waiter and staff. It is wonderful that you...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My fiance had flew us in and brought me to The Oyster Box on a 3 night getaway to celebrate our engagement. What we were met with far exceeded our expectations. Our ocean-view all white room was simply devine. Stunning views during the day, and...More

    Thank MissSMills
    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 3-night stay with us at The Oyster Box to celebrate the occasion of your engagement. I am absolutely thrilled to hear that your expectations were exceeded with the enjoyment of your...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Step back in time and soak up the finest in hospitality, service, decor, food and 5 star luxury. If you looking for the best, then look no further. Pricey, but worth the spoil or if the norm, then you can expect the best for this...More

    Thank AntWillow
    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. We only offer the finest in hospitality, service, food and luxury and I am thrilled that you experienced the best at The Oyster Box....More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Attention to detail, great hospitality, 1st class and friendly staff, beautiful facilities, perfect location are some of the highlights that made our stay at the Oyster Box an unbelievable experience.More

    Thank MikeLB60
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. We pride ourselves in our attention to detail, amazing hospitality with friendly and efficient staff and perfect location overlooking the ocean. I am delighted...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
    • Price range
    • USD 343 - USD 1,006 (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 Spa Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Business Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
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    • 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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    Notalonelyt
    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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    30 July 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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    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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    "We had 2 rooms, one a sea view - glorious and one a garden view - a little underwhelming"
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