Spectacular July events


Don't miss: Bastille Day and Christmas in July.


Dinner and a movie
5th and 26th July 2019

Join us for a fun night out! A two-course dinner, followed by a movie in our Cinema and a glass of sparkling wine. Popcorn and sweets included.

Time: 6pm dinner, 8pm movie
Venue: Ocean Terrace and Cinema
Price: R490 per person

PLEASE CALL TO BOOK (031) 514 5000 or EMAIL

Durban July Pop-up
5th July 2019

And they’re off … as we open the gates to South Africa’s most famous horseracing derby, the Durban July, at the Glenlivet Pop-up in the hotel lobby. Have a Glenlivet on us to usher in the fashion, the drama and the suspense, of South Africa’s most prestigious horseracing event.

Time: 2pm – 5pm 
Venue: Hotel Lobby
Price: Complimentary

PLEASE CALL TO BOOK (031) 514 5000 or EMAIL

Bastille Day, La Fête Nationale
14th July 2019

Celebrate Bastille Day with some oh là là and a three-course french inspired meal at our Ocean Terrace restaurant. Includes a plated starter, buff et main course and plated dessert. Bon appétite!

Time: 12pm – 3pm
Venue: The Ocean Terrace
Price: R390 per person

PLEASE CALL TO BOOK (031) 514 5000 or EMAIL

Christmas in July
25th, 26th, 27th and 28th July 2019

T’is the season to be celebrating; and this Winter, The Oyster Box will be bringing the Swiss Alps to you! Promising a nostalgic atmosphere of a mountain ski-lodge; venture no further than Umhlanga’s hottest Lighthouse Bar for a Durban-styled Christmas in July you’ll never forget! With a spirited cocktail on arrival and the op􀦞 on to purchase a Christmas themed snack platter from our menu; come join us for a cosy evening with a view!

Regret - no children under the age of 18

12 noon – 11pm 
Venue: The Lighthouse Bar
Price: R60 per person inclusive of a complimentary cocktail

PLEASE CALL TO BOOK (031) 514 5000 or EMAIL

Make-up and Mai Tai's: Basics
25th July 2019

Mastering the basics is a fundamental step to fl awless make-up. This class will focus on quick skin prep, health and hygiene, foundation on application, tips and tricks, correct brow shaping/shading for your features, blusher tones and a natural basic eye.

A hands-on make-up experience that will give you confidence in your day to day make-up application, with Charelle McAllister, a well-known Durban Make-Up Artist.

Time: 6.30pm – 10pm
Venue: The Shell Room
Price: R690 per person including cocktail snacks and Mai Tai’s

PLEASE CALL TO BOOK (031) 514 5000 or EMAIL

Posh Pooches on the Promenade 
28th July 2019

Skabenga and The Oyster Box, invite all humans and their furry friends to strut their stuff along one of the most scenic routes in Durban - the Umhlanga Promenade - 3km, 6km or 12km walk or run from The Oyster Box Hotel to the Umdloti main beach and back. Shorter turnaround points will be available for old or struggling pets (and humans). Glam up, add some sparkle to your leashes – Best Dressed will win a two night stay at The Oyster Box. Other prizes up for grabs. Water stations and a cup of coffee to set you off . Please bring your own water, hats, sunglasses and sunblock.

Time: 8am
Price: R70 per person / R50 per dog / R25 per child under 12 years

PLEASE CALL TO BOOK (031) 514 5000 or EMAIL

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