Situated on the ocean's edge, a mere five minutes walk from Umhlanga Village, The Oyster Box Hotel is conveniently located for the businessman and tourist alike.
From the moment the Oyster Box opened its doors in 1947, the hotel rapidly became one of Africa's best loved hotels. The combination of colonial charm, lush tropical gardens and breathtaking seaside setting swiftly gained it a reputation that was legendary.
This iconic landmark has been lovingly refurbished to offer guests a vibrantly contemporary experience, whilst still evoking memories of days gone by. Meticulous attention to detail ensures that former guests will be delighted to discover the old glory has not just been retained, but carefully enhanced. All of the warm hospitality and gracious elegance which guests so fondly remember are harmoniously blended with a wealth of modern facilities and contemporary touches to satisfy today's most discerning clients.
With eighty six different rooms to choose from The Oyster Box can accommodate the varied individual needs of every type of visitor. Each one is designed to combine comfort and style, making use of natural stone and timber, with colours that reflect the shades of the surrounding ocean and tropical vegetation
Whether enjoying sundowners at The Lighthouse Bar, dining with friends at the Ocean Terraces, fine dining at The Grill Room, or swapping stories over a cold beer in The Chukka Bar, guests will be sure to have a superb culinary experience.