A national treasure
South Africa’s most cherished hotel stands majestically on Umhlanga’s beachfront, overlooking the Indian Ocean & the iconic lighthouse.
Umhlanga Rocks, KwaZulu-Natal
Occupying a majestic location on the Umhlanga beachfront in KwaZulu-Natal province, The Oyster Box is one of South Africa’s most celebrated hotels, as famous for its remarkable coastal views as the understated luxury and gracious hospitality that have become the hallmarks of this cherished seaside destination.
Set just 15 minutes’ drive from King Shaka International Airport, The Oyster Box offers an array of individually decorated rooms and suites, an award-winning spa set amid tropical gardens, and a mouth-watering menu of restaurants and bars.
With South Africa’s Covid-19 recovery well underway, we are delighted to once again welcome international travellers back to The Oyster Box.
All the above mentioned activities are provided and organised by independent companies/contractors and booked at your own risk.
Safety information for gardens and grounds - there are low walls around the gardens and grounds. Children must be supervised by a responsible adult at all times. No diving/paddling/swimming is permitted in the lake, river or fountains.
Safety information for the lake and river - the waters in the river and lake are deep and hazardous. Children must be accompanied and supervised by an adult at all times.
Safety information for ramblers - the terrain is uneven, all guests must be suitably attired and activities are undertaken at your own risk.