The hotel offers a range of venues for both private ceremonies and bigger reception functions. The beautiful Victorian Gazebo and small amphitheatre in the garden, with seating for 100 people, is a memorable place to start your special day. While the stunning Pearl Room, with hand-blown Venetian crystal chandeliers, echoes the opulence of a bygone era and can comfortably seat up to 120 guests including a main table.
Our Wedding Co-coordinator will assist with every detail of your ‘Big Day’, to ensure it’s everything you ever dreamed of…and more!
Imagine the possibilities
To help you plan your big day we have outlined some of the important 'need-to-knows' of having your wedding at The Oyster Box.
We have a beautiful secluded private garden with victorian gazebo available for intimate ceremonies
Indoors the "Shell" room in hues of blue reflecting the hues and moods of the ocean outside.
Venues: Shell Room or Garden Gazebo
~ Gazebo seats maximum 100 guests
~ Chairs in either venue
~ White umbrellas at the Gazebo,
one for every two guests
~ All other extras are excluded
Gazebo venue hire is non-refundable in
the event of incremental weather and the
ceremony has moved to an alternative venue.
The Durban July is an ideal venue to host your guests before the reception
~ No decorations, music or entertainment permitted,
Our majestic Pearl Room is the perfect venue for a memorable reception
Venue: The Pearl Room
(maximum 130 guests)
~ Venue hire includes:
~ High quality white linen tablecloths
~ High quality white linen napkins
~ White chairs with white leather cushioned seat
~ Glassware, crockery and cutlery
~ Waitrons and bar staff
~ Silver base plates
Our Gift to You
~ Complimentary one night stay
for your wedding night
in a * Luxury Sea Facing Room.
~ Romantic rose petal turndown and
a bottle of Bouchard Finlayson wine.
~ Bathrobes embroidered
with your initials - a gift for the hotel.
~ Complimentary first anniversary
dinner in The Grill Room
(excluding beverages and gratuity)
* All our Luxury Sea Facing Rooms
offer a private terrace with incredible
view of the Umhlanga Lighthouse
and overlooks the Indian Ocean.