The Oyster Box
The Oyster Box is frequently voted the “Number 1 Hotel in South Africa” (TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards). Set right on the beachfront overlooking the Indian Ocean and Umhlanga lighthouse, this luxury hotel occupies a special place in the hearts of countless guests who have enjoyed its exceptional service and relaxed, old-world charm.
The hotel’s idyllic location is perfect for a seaside holiday. Walk straight down to the beach or relax poolside on one of the candy-striped sun loungers. As for the accommodation, the 86-room Oyster Box offers a wide choice of rooms, suites and villas with all the luxurious amenities that you’d expect from a member of the ‘Leading Hotels of the World’ group.
The Oyster Box is well known for its excellent restaurants. Try their famous curry buffet, fine dining at the Grill Room or (for keen foodies) the 5-course paired menu at the Chef’s Table. The Lighthouse Bar is a popular spot for sunset cocktails, and the Ocean Terrace has a bistro-style menu that’s perfect for a casual lunch. Breakfast options include fresh oysters and bubbly, and the hotel’s lavish high tea is an experience not to be missed.
Other facilities worth mentioning include the award-winning spa, private library with its leather armchairs and antique clocks, and the intimate, 24-seater movie theatre.