Why The Oyster Box?
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The Oyster Box

The Oyster Box

Durban, South Africa

What We Love
  1. Set right on the beach & Indian Ocean
  2. Elegant, luxurious hotel with old-world flair
  3. Private cinema, 2 pools, 3 restaurants, gym & spa
  4. High Tea & service of the highest standard
  5. Suites have soap & pillow menus
  6. Direct beach access

Why The Oyster Box?

The stylish Oyster Box is perched on the edge of the Indian Ocean & offers discerning travellers an elegant retreat close to many of Durban’s top attractions.

Experience The hotel is a fusion of old-world charm & modern-day convenience, boasting 2 swimming pools (one with an ocean view & the other one in the gardens that is for over 12’s only), a spa with jacuzzi & hammam as well as a fully-equipped fitness centre.

The cherry on top is that guests can enjoy direct access to the beach with essentials like umbrellas, beach bags, toys & even sun protection lotion.

Afternoon High Teas are an affair to remember. An indulgent feast of cakes, pastries & sandwiches awaits each day between lunch & dinner. In the evenings, guests can retreat to the 24-seater cinema & watch a classic movie while eating fresh popcorn.

Stay The Oyster Box us 98 well-appointed rooms, all with air-conditioning & en-suite bathrooms.

Rooms include garden villa lofts & classic garden facing rooms looking out over the hotel’s lush & tranquil gardens while classic sea-facing rooms & luxury sea-facing rooms have balconies that overlook Umhlanga’s iconic lighthouse & beautiful coastline.

Sea facing cabanas are situated on the lower ground level with individual terraces & offer stunning views of the water’s edge while sea-facing luxury suites boast separate lounge areas & glorious views of the Indian Ocean. In addition, sea-facing deluxe suites include private plunge pools.

Sea facing family rooms consist of 2 bedrooms & each superior garden villa has a private plunge pool, terrace, lounge & bar. The presidential suite is split over 2 levels & offers only the best in beachfront luxury.

Hotel facilities include a private cinema, 2 swimming pools, 3 restaurants, a gym, spa, library, bar & Kids Club.

Activities Guests can visit the nearby uShaka Marine World, Gateway Theatre of Shopping & the Sun Coast casino as well as a variety of amazing swimming & surfing beaches.

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