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    The Oyster Box

    2 Lighthouse Road, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
    011 27 31 514 5000
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    Overview
    • Excellent88%
    • Very good8%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
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    “curry buffet” (195 reviews)
    “the grill” (169 reviews)
    “lighthouse bar” (110 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Rooftop Bar
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 8 March 2017

    We were at oyster box for just one night, for some business meetings. Located by the beach, and picturesque lighthouse. some rooms have private pool and I was fortunate to be upgraded to one. staff at the reception were very polite and willing to assist....More

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    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 8 March 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your comments following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. I am thrilled that you enjoyed all aspects of the hotel and found the staff friendly and helpful. I look forward to welcoming you...More

    Reviewed 7 March 2017

    There is no hotel in the world that can top the Oyster box. The decor, atmosphere, the location, the staff and the way every guest is treated like royalty makes us believe nothing can top this hotel. From the minute we arrived, Justin made us...More

    Thank Amy S
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 8 March 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your review following your stay to celebrate your anniversary with us at The Oyster Box. It is wonderful to hear that you found everything to your liking, especially the staff who were attentive and welcoming....More

    Reviewed 7 March 2017

    Beautiful building, luxurious with lots of facilities and very helpful and friendly staff Employees ( in particular Clive, Freeman and Vinesh) at this hotel are amongst the nicest and most attentive of any hotel we stayed at. Loved everything about this hotel!More

    Thank Heleen L
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 8 March 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write your review following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. I am thrilled that you thoroughly enjoyed yourselves and found the staff friendly and helpful. I look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind...More

    Reviewed 7 March 2017

    Dinner for four. The venue is delightfully old colonial in style, taking you back to what life must have been like for the very wealthy in the early 1900s. The service is first class and the food is delicious, with plenty of choices on the...More

    1  Thank Charles T
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 7 March 2017

    Dear Guest Thank you so much for your wonderful review on tripadvisor. I am delighted you enjoyed the food aswell as the ambience of the Hotel. We look forward to welcoming you bck in the very near future. kind regards Wayne Coetzer General Manager

    Reviewed 6 March 2017

    We enjoyed our third visit to the Oyster Box last month. It was just perfect and as good as we remembered. Patrick collected us from the airport and whisked us off to the paradise that is the Oyster Box. We had a gorgeous sea view...More

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    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 7 March 2017

    Dear Guest Thank you for your wonderful comments on tripadvisor. I am delighted you enjoyed so many aspects of the Hotel. Thank you for chooising us! We really appreciate your patronage and look forward to spoiling you in the future. Kind regards Wayne Coetzer General...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 342 - USD 1,141 (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
    • 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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    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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