The Oyster Box


Positioned proudly on Umhlanga’s beachfront overlooking the Indian Ocean, stands the Oyster Box, one of South Africa’s best-loved hotels. A Member of Red Carnation Hotel Collection, the Oyster Box offers colonial charm and style, but with all the modern comfort and amenities. Facilities at The Oyster Box include a magnificent Spa, two swimminggpools, luscious gardens and a 24-seater movie theatre. Conveniently located from Durban city centre and the international airport, The Oyster Box is the perfect place from which to base yourself for a couple of nights prior to or following a safari in KwaZulu-Natal.

Reasons we love The Oyster Box

  • Set right on the Umhlanga beachfront with panoramic Indian Ocean views and direct beach access
  • Award-winning spa and fine dining in the The Grill Room
  • Situated overlooking the historical and famous landmark, the Umhlanga lighthouse


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