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    The Oyster Box

    2 Lighthouse Road, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent88%
    • Very good8%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
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    Travellers talk about
    “curry buffet” (190 reviews)
    “the grill” (167 reviews)
    “lighthouse bar” (109 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The hotel staff and everyone that assisted in making our stay at the Hotel were incredibly friendly and helpful. We thoroughly enjoyed the spa, the curry buffet, the breakfast in addition to the exemplary service. The upgrade to the presidential suite was such a treat...More

    Thank stephmaren
    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 celebratory stay with us at The Oyster Box on the occasion of your husband's birthday. I am absolutely thrilled to read that you thoroughly enjoyed yourselves, in particular the upgrade you...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The oyster box is a special, special place. Tranquilly set overlooking the lighthouse and the beach, the hotel relaxes you just from its setting. The hotel itself was marvelously luxurious yet at the same time unpretentious and inclusive. There were endlessly beautiful rooms to relax,...More

    Thank Oliver R
    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 stay with us at The Oyster Box. Your feedback is most important to us and I will be sure to share it with the team. The staff are passionate about ensuring...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    They say your engagement is almost as special as your wedding day... I doubt that anything can beat the day we got engaged! A BIG humble thank you to Annerie, Clive and Luhando for making our day spectacular... you guys rock! The Oyster box and...More

    Thank waldu k
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review, following your visit to The Oyster Box to celebrate your engagement, for which I congratulate you! Your wonderful comments regarding the exceptional service you received on this special day will definitely be shared...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Amazing lunch in unhurried relaxing atmosphere. Sat outside admiring the view. Food exceptional and great value. Will definitely be back Seafood salad excellent lobster, crab and prawns all my favourites. Oysters fabulous true taste of the sea. ThanksMore

    Thank G3M2010
    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 enjoy lunch on The Ocean Terrace overlooking the ocean. I am delighted you thoroughly enjoyed your exceptional seafood meal and that you are already planning...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    My husband and I visited for the buffet curry dinner while on holiday from CT. Rakesh assisted us with such professionalism. It was my birthday and he went above and beyond- I really felt like a celebrity- well done to the hotel and staff, your...More

    Thank Tania v
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your review following your visit to The Oyster Box to celebrate your birthday. I am delighted you thoroughly enjoyed the Curry Buffet in The Ocean Terrace Restaurant and that the staff took great care of...More

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Travellers' Choice2017 Winner
    Certificate of Excellence
    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 360 - USD 1,025 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Family Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 On the Beach Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • #2 Business 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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    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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    4 July 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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    "Ocean view is awesome!"
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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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    "Try and stay more than two nights to really get into this amazing hotel"
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