The Oyster Box Hotel is located in the Umhlanga resort on the Indian Ocean coast, surrounded by 2 hectares of tropical gardens and next to the famous beacon. The first Oyster Lodge on the Umhlanga shores was built in 1869, its roof worked as a navigational beacon, and in 1954 has been built an automatic beacon. Today, the hotel is the official caretaker of the beacon with the staffholding its control and management.
During the hotel restoration was carefully saved the charm of the colonial epoch. Rooms are decorated in warm colors with natural stone and wood, furnished with antique furniture and decorated with frescoes and paintings. The charm of colonial interiors matches with the objects of modern comfort, and breathtaking ocean and garden views which open from windows and spacious terraces strike imagination.
The main Grill Room Restaurant offers a wide selection of seafood dishes accompanied by the best local and international wines from the cellar. The Ocean Terrace is a beautiful terrace overlooking the ocean offers delicious Indian cuisine, English breakfasts and a la carte menu for lunch and dinner. The Palm Court Restaurant is the perfect place for a traditional afternoon tea or a relaxing cocktail in the friendscompany. The Chukka Bar offers a wide selection of light snacks and various drinks. The Lighthouse Bar with panoramic views of the beach and the ocean invites you to enjoy exotic cocktails and live music. The famous Oyster Bar offers to enjoy fresh oysters serving on the ice with a glass of chilled champagne under the gentle waves rustle and the fresh scent of sea breeze.
The hotel Spa-center includes 6 treatment rooms, swimming pool, hammam, jacuzzi, relaxation room and fitness room. Guests can exercise on the cardiotrainers, visit professional masseurs who will help to relax, get medical and anti-aging therapies and spoilthemselves with treatments at the beauty salon.
There is also an outdoor swimming pool with panoramic ocean view and water sports. Guests can hike on vicinities or ride horses. In a 5-minute walk is the resort centers with cafes and nightclubs and in a 15-minute drive away are shopping malls and golf course.
Conference center of the hotel has 5 fully equipped rooms for various events. Professional staffs who speak different languages will provide ideal conditions for a successful meeting or conference.
The hotel presents the special program "Children feel like at home". There is a mini club for children of all ages and a small cinema. Children strollers and chairs, video and board games, entertainments as well as gifts and special menus in restaurantsare offered.
The Oyster Box is the perfect venue for weddings, offering a range of beautiful places as for a small ceremony also for large parties and receptions. A cozy pavilion in the tropical garden is well suited for cocktail parties, and the Pearl Hall with stunning oceanview accommodates for the candlelight dinner up to 120 people. With an experienced wedding planner make sure that all wishes will be realized. New lyweds are offered special programs.
Room categories: Classic Garden Facing Room (32 sq.m), Classic Sea Facing Room (27 sq.m), Luxury Sea Facing Room (31 sq.m), Sea Facing Cabana (36 sq.m), Garden Villa Loft ( 64sq.m), Sea Facing Family Suite (36 sq.m), Sea Facing Luxury Suite (55 sq.m), Sea Facing Deluxe Suite (78 sq.m), Superior Garden Villa (105 sq.m), Presidential Suite (246 sq.m).
Hotel features: 86 rooms including 25 suites, 3 restaurants, 3 bars, wine cellar, two swimming pools (one indoor), Spa-center, fitness center, five meeting rooms, parking, car rental, water sports, horseback riding, laundry, concierge services, wedding services, Wi-Fi, cinema, kids mini club, babysitting services.
Special rates are available upon personal request. You can send a request to our office.