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Oyster Box: Stay of Distinction

Duration
4 Days
Prices From:
US$ 711

Situated on the ocean’s edge, a brief 5 minute walk from Umhlanga Village Centre, the Oyster Box Hotel has a reputation for service excellence and stylish comfort dating back to 1947.


Standing majestically on Umhlanga's prestigious beachfront on the eastern seaboard of KwaZulu-Natal, with sweeping views of the Indian Ocean and direct beach access, the Oyster Box Hotel is one of South Africa's most distinguished hotels.

Whether you choose to stay in or venture further afield, the hotel is conveniently situated for easy access to the Umhlanga Village; the Durban city centre (a 15-minute drive); excellent shopping centres and casino/ entertainment complexes and numerous renowned golf courses and sports facilities, including the spectacular Moses Mabhida Stadium. Visit one of the many local attractions such as uShaka Marine World, the Midlands & historical Battlefields, the Drakensberg mountains or one of the province's game reserves or protected areas.


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Duration
4 Days
Prices From:
US$ 711

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Day 1

Durban Airport to The Oyster Box

Duration40 Minutes

Oyster Box Hotel

Perfectly situated on the ocean's edge, a brief 5 minutes' walk from Umhlanga Village Centre, The Oyster Box is conveniently located for quick and easy access to Durban city centre, King Shaka International Airport and numerous stylish shopping centres...yet has a feeling of classical charm and elegance like nowhere else on earth.

With 86 luxurious rooms, suite and villa to choose from The Oyster Box can accommodate the varied individual needs of every type of visitor.

Carefully crafted to meet the wishes and whims of guests from across the nation and world, The Oyster Box is proud to offer tasteful, ethnically inspired menus perfect for guests seeking anything from special fine dining occasions to simple, relaxed meals or just a small bite.

Meal Plan Full Breakfast
Duration3 Nights
Accommodation

Oyster Box Hotel

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    Oyster Box Hotel



    Perfectly situated on the ocean's edge, a brief 5 minutes' walk from Umhlanga Village Centre, The Oyster Box is conveniently located for quick and easy access to Durban city centre, King Shaka International Airport and numerous stylish shopping centres...yet has a feeling of classical charm ...

    Perfectly situated on the ocean's edge, a brief 5 minutes' walk from Umhlanga Village Centre, The Oyster Box is conveniently located for quick and easy access to Durban city centre, King Shaka International Airport and numerous stylish shopping centres...yet has a feeling of classical charm and elegance like nowhere else on earth.

    With 86 luxurious rooms, suite and villa to choose from The Oyster Box can accommodate the varied individual needs of every type of visitor.

    Carefully crafted to meet the wishes and whims of guests from across the nation and world, The Oyster Box is proud to offer tasteful, ethnically inspired menus perfect for guests seeking anything from special fine dining occasions to simple, relaxed meals or just a small bite.

    Facilities

    • Gym/Fitness Centre
    • Pool (s)
    • Restaurant(s)
    • Spa

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Day 2

Private Half Day Durban City Tour

The tour begins as you travel along the brand-new Golden Mile, the revitalised beachfront promenade which hugs the beckoning beaches of Durban viewing the newly upgraded Point Waterfront. Then move through the City, viewing the majestic City Hall, and enjoying its humorous history! Then continue to the small craft harbour viewing the 8th largest harbour in the world. Drive past the sugar terminals and very busy harbour warehouses on your way to the University of Natal - Durban Campus where you view lovely sights of the harbour down below. Then you visit the bustling African/Indian Markets at Warwick Triangle - home to 9 distinct markets developed around Durban's largest public transport interchange and where approximately 6 000 street vendors ply their trade, to an average of 460 000 daily commuters - an authentic experience. From culture to nature, you visit the peaceful Durban Botanic Gardens founded in 1849, a treasure trove of massive trees from Asia, Africa and America, and a magnificent orchid house. Then conclude with a visit to an icon of Kwazulu Natal, the Moses Mabhida Stadium where you will have the option of experiencing the cable car ride (own account) to the top of the Stadium for that phenomenal view of Durban and its surroundings.

Duration4 Hours
Day 3

Day at Leisure

Today is totally free and at leisure. You can take advantage of any optional activities available or simply relax.

Day 4

The Oyster Box to Durban Airport

Duration40 Minutes

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DEPARTURES:

Daily

PRICES INCLUDES:

  • Return private transfers
  • 3 nights accommodation with breakfast
  • Private half day city tour

PRICE EXCLUDES:

  • Travel insurance
  • International and domestic airfare & airfare taxes
  • Visa fees if applicable
  • Meals and beverages not mentioned
  • Gratuities
  • Items of a personal nature

TERMS AND CONDITIONS:

Prices are "from" per person based on twin/double share accommodation and for travel in low season. Seasonal surcharges and blackout dates may apply. Limited seat/spaces and all pricing is subject to change and availability. Rates for single or triple travellers are available on request - please inquire.

 

ACCOMMODATION: 

With 86 different types of luxurious rooms, suite and villa to choose from The Oyster Box can accommodate the varied individual needs of every type of visitor.

Meticulously refurbished, each one is superbly designed to provide the utmost comfort and style. All of the colonial charm has been lovingly preserved – the exquisite tiles, murals, paintings and antique furnishings have all been retained in their original glory. The décor also makes excellent use of natural stone and timber, complemented by calming colours that reflect the soothing shades of the surrounding ocean and tropical vegetation.

 

FACILITIES AND ACTIVITIES: 

The hotel offers 3 restaurants with a variety from high tea, to freshly caught seafood and 3 bars that have a range of exotic cocktails, fine wines and the Oyster Bar which includes freshly plucked oysters with champagne.

The Oyster box spa offers the ultimate in pampering which 6 treatment rooms, private fitness club, cold and warm plunge pools and traditional Hammam.

The entertainment at the hotel includes a 24 seater cinema, while enjoying popcorn, candies, ice-creams etc served to you without missing a scene. There is also a holiday club for children.

DP DURSOD3DZA
23 Jul 2018
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