South African Hotels

Gooderson Tropicana Hotel

85 Marine Parade/Golden Mile
South Beach
South Africa
Hotel Type

The three-star Tropicana Hotel is one of Durban most stylish retreats, centrally located on the beachfront. The hotel offers an ideal year-round destination and is situated close to many of the city’s attractions, which the entire family can enjoy.

The Gooderson hotel offers 168 comfortably furnished rooms with panoramic views, five fully equipped conference and function venues, a business centre, a café-style bar, as well as a restaurant.

The 168 rooms all feature:

  • Air-conditioning
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Satellite TV
  • En-suite bathroom with shower
  • An electronic safe
  • WiFi

The Tropicana is near many beautiful attractions, including the famous Shaka Marine World, a variety of fabulous beaches, the Convention Center, the renowned Suncoast, the Moses Mabhida Stadium, King's Park, and the Kingsmead Cricket Ground. For those adventurous visitors who want to venture out, KwaZulu-Natal is home to the Zululand Game Reserves, Zulu cultural experiences, and the magnificent Drakensberg.

Below detailed information about the Gooderson Tropicana Hotel is available.
For any queries regarding this hotel, you are welcome to contact us.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Ensuite / Private bathroom
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Tea and coffee making facilities


Clippers Cafe

Tropicana's Clippers Cafe Bar in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal,offers a friendly atmosphere where guests may enjoy a variety of coffees, a slice of cake, a light meal or a refreshing sundowner. The terrace at the Cafe provides the perfect place to enjoy a lazy afternoon. This dining venue at the Tropicana Hotel is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner and offers a well priced a la carte menu that is available until 23h30.

Nearby attractions
  • DurbanSouth Beach
  • uShaka Marine World
  • International Convention Centre
  • Suncoast Casino
  • Moses Mabhida Stadium
  • Kings Park
  • Kingsmead Cricket Ground
  • Zululand Game Reserves
  • Drakensberg


Conference venues:

  • Boardroom - seats 16 people boardroom style, 15 pax in u-shape seating, 20 delegates classroom style and 30 in cinema style seating
  • Bahama 1 and Bahama 2- seats 20 pax u-shape style seating, 30 delegates in classroom style and 50 people in cinema style seating
  • Panorama - seats 40 people in u-shape style seating, 70 pax classroom style, 100 people cinema style, 80 people for a buffet or a dinner/dance
  • Coral 1 - seats 30 people u-shaped, 50 delegates classroom style and 80 people cinema style seating
  • Coral 2 - seats 35 people in u-shape style seating, 60 pax in classroom style and 90 pax cinema style
  • Coral 1 and 2 combined - seats 60 people u-shaped, 140 people classroom style, 300 people cinema style, 140 people buffet style and 130 for a dinner/dance

Conference equipment:

  • Flip chart
  • Screen
  • PA system
  • Lectern
  • White Board
  • Pens, markers and pencils
  • Extension leads
  • Notepads

  • Boardroom Facilities
  • Business Centre
  • Conference venue
  • Hotel Bar
  • Restaurant

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 10:00
Business Services
  • Hotel Wi-Fi
  • Internet access in rooms
General Services
  • Housekeeping service
  • Individual climate controlled room
  • Safety deposit box

Available Rooms

Standard Family Room


# Rooms:

The 168 rooms at Durban's Tropicana Hotel in South Africa offers scenic views of the beachfront. The Tropicana Hotel in Durban provides single rooms, double rooms, twin bedded rooms as well as inter-leading rooms.

Standard room features:

  • Air-conditioning
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • DSTV
  • En-suite bathroom with shower
  • Electronic wall-safe
  • Wireless internet access
Single Room R1080
Double Room R1350

Superior Family Room

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Gooderson Tropicana Hotel offers an airport transfer service. To receive a quote or make an airport transfer booking, please click the button below.

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GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -29.856773

Longitude: 31.039120


Directions from King Shaka Airport:

1. Follow the N3 into Durban
2. Keep left, follow signs indicating to beaches
3. Turn right into O R Tambo Parade
4. Tropicana Hotel is approximately 100m away

Directions from Johannesburg:

1. Follow the N3 into Durban
2. Keep left, follow signs indicating to beaches
3. Turn right into O R Tambo Parade
4. Tropicana Hotel is approximately 100m away

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On site parking facilities are provided for guests.

Star Rating

3 Star

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