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    The Oyster Box

    2 Lighthouse Road, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent88%
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    “curry buffet” (186 reviews)
    “the grill” (164 reviews)
    “lighthouse bar” (105 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Reviewed 16 December 2016

    This was our fourth stay in this heavenly place in three years. Many hotels have wonderful settings but few rise to the incredible service offered by The Oyster Box. From the moment we arrived, through every thing we did the staff was polite, informed, constructive,...More

    1  Thank BobbyStodel
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 20 December 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. It is wonderful to read that your fourth stay was just as enjoyable as your first and that you were well looked after by...More

    Reviewed 14 December 2016

    What a beautiful gem in the heart of Umhlanga! I had been treated to a night in the the garden room with an ocean view for my birthday and WOW! As i parked my car i was greeted by a very friendly lady who opened...More

    Thank lucydefreitas70
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 15 December 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your night stay at The Oyster Box. It is fantastic to read that you enjoyed a wonderful stay and were blown away by the courteous and helpful staff. It is always amazing...More

    Reviewed 12 December 2016

    Fabulous room overlooking the Ocean, service from all the staff was very attentive,nothing was too much trouble. We ate in both restaurants food and service was excellent, as were the 2 bars. Great atmosphere and good service.More

    Thank Gjill2016
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 13 December 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. I am thrilled that you enjoyed the amazing accommodation overlooking the ocean and found the staff attentive and helpful. Thank you for your comments...More

    Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

    I have stayed at Oyster Box several times now & have stayed in different rooms & it is an amazing hotel. The staff go out of their way to ensure ypu are well taken care of. Location is amazing as its 15min away from airport...More

    1  Thank Noks_Sela
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 13 December 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to post your review following your stay with us at The Oyster Box. It is wonderful to read that you thoroughly enjoyed yourselves and found the location and staff amazing. My staff are passionate about ensuring every...More

    Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

    The Oyster Box has a stunning location, some great staff and a top quality buffet breakfast. However bedrooms, if ours was typical, are pretty dated and in real need of updating (as suggested in another review) Whilst the restaurant food wasn't bad - it wasn't...More

    Thank dean079
    Response from OBumhlangaRocks, General Manager at The Oyster BoxResponded 13 December 2016

    Dear Mr Sykes Many thanks for taking the time to write a tripadvisor review. I am delighted you enjoyed so many aspects of the Hotel, the wonderful location, beautiful view, the friendly staff and incredible breakfast buffet. Your Room 109, the Pink room, is infact...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • 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
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Pool
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    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$314 - US$921 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Family Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
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    • 86
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    • Umhlanga Rocks
    • Also Known As
    • Oyster Box Umhlanga Rocks
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    songfool
    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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    23 April 2017|
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    Dear Mrs. Patterson Thank you for your enquiry. Yes you can purchase a High Tea Voucher at the value of R640.00 for 2 adults. Please advise if you would like me to assist you further regarding this. Many Thanks, Kind... More
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    2 April 2017|
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    Response from OBumhlangaRocks | Property representative |
    Dear Noel, Thank you for your enquiry. Our popular High Tea is child friendly. We offer a 50% discount on the adult rate of R320.00 for children aged between 2 - 10 years. High Tea operates daily 2.30 p.m. - 5.00 p.m... More
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    "We had a sea view overlooking the lighthouse which was magnificent. Room was lovely and quiet - very peaceful."
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    "Must choice a seaside view room when staying at the Oyster Box Hotel"
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