Discover the local area and places of interest

 
Unmissable Winter Treats at Red Carnation Hotels

The best Winter events at Red Carnation's properties in South Africa, Cape Town and Durban.

21st June 2018

Oysters Durban
Durban Oysters: The Oyster Beds at The Oyster Box Hotel

Discover deliciously fresh Durban oysters when you visit the Oyster Box Hotel.

18th June 2018

Vodacom Durban July
The Oyster Box and the Vodacom July Durban

Discover the hotel's longtime association with this glamorous and hotly anticipated horserace.

29th May 2018

Events in KwaZulu Natal
5 Winter Events in KwaZulu-Natal

Experience the delights of KwaZulu-Natal outside of peak season. From world class curries to pro surfing competition, there's plenty to see and do.

18th April 2018

KwaZulu-Natal Instagram Guide
An Instagram guide to the KwaZulu-Natal Region

Discover the best of KwaZulu-Natal via the region's most photogenic Instagram shots.

29th March 2018

Oyster Box Ocean Terrace Curry Buffet
Curry Masterclass: How to Make Vegetable Samosas

Head Chef at The Oyster Box Hotel Kevin Joseph's vegetable samosa recipe is a real crowd-pleaser.

19th January 2018

Romantic turndown in a State Room at Ashford Castle
How to Have the Perfect Valentine’s Day with Red Carnation Hotels

From city weekends to sun-soaked escapes and snowy retreats. Treat someone special to a perfect Valentine's Day this year.

13th January 2018

Travelling With Children
Interview with Cass Chapman of Kodomo.com on Travelling with Children

Travel expert, Cass Chapman, shares her tips on how to make travelling with the kids effortless.

29th December 2017

Best South African Wineries
10 of the Best South African Wineries

Some of the most beautiful vineyards in the world which guests can take visit from our hotels in South Africa.

18th December 2017

Shubnum Khan
My Durban: Shubnum Khan

Author, journalist and artist, Shubnum Khan, shares her insider guide to Durban.

08th December 2017

Cape Leopard Trust
Wildlife Photography: The Basics

We chat to one of our Bushmans Kloof Field Guides, Daniel du Plessis, about his favourite animals on the reserve and his top tips for catching them on camera.

06th December 2017

umhlanga lighthouse
Five Fascinating Facts About the Umhlanga Lighthouse

The Umhlanga Lighthouse is a historic monument with plenty of stories to tell.

07th November 2017

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