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Telephone: +27 (0) 31 514 5000

Telephone: +27 (0) 31 514 5018

The Oyster Box

A national treasure, we are South Africa’s most cherished hotel. Standing majestically on Umhlanga’s beachfront, overlooking the Indian Ocean and the iconic lighthouse, discover our timeless elegance.

Enjoy a multitude of dining options, including our famous curry feast and High Tea, and indulge in our award-winning spa amid tropical gardens.




  • General Manager
  • Wayne Coetzer -
  • Telephone Number: +27 31 514 5000

Setting the Standard

  • 86 rooms and suites including the Presidential Suite
  • Located on Umhlanga’s prestigious beachfront opposite the legendary Umhlanga Lighthouse with direct beach access from the hotel
  • Stunning panoramic Indian Ocean views
  • Dolphin watching from the Ocean Terrace and Oyster Bar
  • 24-Seater cinema with complimentary treats
  • The award-winning Spa featuring Turkish Hammam
  • Fine dining in The Grill Room

Awards & Accolades

  • Voted No. 1 in the Top 25 Hotels in South Africa

    From TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards 2018

  • Voted No. 1 Top Hotel in South Africa

    From TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards 2017

  • Voted ‘Ones to Watch’ in South Africa

    By LUX Magazine Hotel & Spa Awards 2017

  • Voted Best Luxury Hotel Spa in South Africa

    World Luxury Spa Awards  2017

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