Hotels in Durban

Durban Suburbs


aha Gateway Hotel
★ ★ ★ ★
5 Reviews
The aha Gateway Hotel in Durban, Umhlanga Rocks is located adjacent to the famous Gateway Theater of Shopping, this three-star accommodation offers guests a feast of entertainment, restaurants
ADDRESS: Centenary Blvd & Twilight Dr, Umhlanga, Durban, 4319
Beverly Hills Hotel
★ ★ ★ ★
6 Reviews
The Beverly Hills Hotel Umhlanga is one of two five-star hotels in the greater Durban area. The Beverly Hill Hotel Durban has five-star personalised service, comfortable sea-facing
ADDRESS: 54 Lighthouse Road uMhlanga, Durban, Durban, 4320
City Lodge Hotel Umhlanga Ridge
★ ★ ★
13 Reviews
The City Lodge Hotel Umhlanga Ridge in Umhlanga is arguably one of the best in South Africa, besides a gym, sun deck and terrace cafe the hotel. The hotel has an outdoor swimming
ADDRESS: 2 Palm Boulevard, Umhlanga Ridge, Durban, 4319
The Oyster Box Hotel
★ ★ ★ ★ ★
5 Reviews
The Oyster Box Hotel has 89 well-appointed rooms and suites offer discerning guests a welcoming and comfortable place for relaxation. To accommodate the different requirements of guests,
ADDRESS: 2 Lighthouse Rd, Umhlanga Rocks, Durban, 4320
Urban Park Hotel
★ ★
5 Reviews
Urban Park Hotel & Apartment in Umhlanga is part of the hotel mixed-use development in Umhlanga, which consists of 164 residential apartments, various retail shops, the Aqua Spa, and
ADDRESS: 60 Meridian Drive, Umhlanga, Durban, 4319
Coastlands Umhlanga Hotel and Convention Centre
★ ★ ★
10 Reviews
The Coastlands Umhlanga hotel is centrally located in Umhlanga Rocks, making it ideal for both business and leisure travellers alike. Coastlands features breathtaking views of the Umhlanga
ADDRESS: Umhlanga, Durban North, Durban, 4420
Fairview Bed and Breakfast
★ ★ ★
6 Reviews
The Fairview bed and breakfast Umhlanga sandy beach with its famous promenade can be reached within five minutes from this Guest House. The Fairview Bed & Breakfast is in the centre
ADDRESS: 5 Fairview Drive, Umhlanga
Garden Court Umhlanga
★ ★ ★
12 Reviews
The Garden Court Umhlanga hotel is in Umhlanga Rocks, proximity to the Gateway Shopping Center and the beautiful sandy beaches. Garden Court hotel Umhlanga makes sure that guests feel
ADDRESS: Cnr Aurora Drive and Centenary Boulevard, Umhlanga Ridge 4319, Durban, 4319
Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga
★ ★ ★
15 Reviews
Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga is not far from Durban city and the shore. Its hilltop location has magnificent ocean vistas. This central yet beautiful location makes it ideal for
ADDRESS: 2 Ncondo Place, Umhlanga Rocks, Durban, 4320
Protea Hotel Durban Umhlanga by Marriott
★ ★ ★
7 Reviews
Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga is situated close to Durban and is only a short walk away from the nearby beach. As well as being home to some of the best beaches in the Country,
ADDRESS: Protea Mall, Cnr Lighthouse and Chartwell Drive, Durban, 4320
Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! by Marriott Durban uMhlanga Ridge
★ ★ ★ ★
6 Reviews
The Protea Hotel Umhlanga Ridge is a modern, trendy hotel just north of Durban, close to both the beach, tourist attractions and the King Shaka International Airport in KwaZulu-Natal, South
ADDRESS: Palm Blvd, Umhlanga Rocks, Durban, 4321
Road Lodge Umhlanga Ridge
7 Reviews
The Road Lodge Umhlanga Ridge hotel provides a much-needed budget hotel in this sought-after tourist destination of Umhlanga. The Road Lodge Umhlanga offers contingent and necessary facilities,
ADDRESS: Cnr Medigate Rd & Hospital Rd, Umhlanga Ridge, Durban, 4319
Royal Palm Hotel
★ ★ ★ ★ ★
6 Reviews
The Royal Palm Hotel Umhlanga features 94 luxury apartments, as well as an all-day dining restaurant and conference facilities on the ground floor. In addition to these
ADDRESS: 8 Palm Boulevard, Umhlanga Ridge, Durban, 4319
Sandals Guest House
★ ★ ★ ★ ★
6 Reviews
This Sandals Guest House is in beautiful Umhlanga Rocks, an upmarket suburb that is approximately half an hour north of Durban and close to the King Shaka International Airport. Guest
ADDRESS: 39 Chartwell Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, Durban, 4319
Sibaya Lodge & Entertainment Kingdom
★ ★ ★
8 Reviews
Sibaya Lodge Umhlanga can reach this entertainment resort by taking the N2 Highway Northbound and turning at the Sibaya interchange just after Mount Edgecombe. Sibaya Lodge & Entertainment
ADDRESS: 1 Sibaya Drive, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, Durban, 4320
Teremok Lodge & Spa
★ ★ ★ ★ ★
5 Reviews
The luxurious Teremok Marine Boutique Hotel lies within a beautiful estate of palm and giant milkwood trees in Durban's seaside suburb of Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal. Teremok Lodge, Umhlanga
ADDRESS: Nr. 49 Marine Drive, Umhlanga Rocks, Durban, 4320
The Capital Pearls Hotel
★ ★ ★ ★
6 Reviews
The Capital Pearls Hotel Umhlanga, Durban, is a new innovative hotel which is on the beachfront of beautiful Umhlanga. The Pearls Umhlanga is adjacent to the upmarket shopping at
ADDRESS: 6 Lagoon Drive, Umhlanga, 4319
The Square Boutique Hotel and Spa
★ ★ ★
6 Reviews
The Square Boutique hotel Umhlanga nestled within a vibrant, active mix of retail and commercial properties, designed with synergy and fresh, natural colours to create the perfect atmosphere
ADDRESS: 250 Umhlanga Rocks Drive, Umhlanga Rocks, Durban, 4051

Durban Tours

Rovos Rail Durban to Pretoria Journey
6 Reviews
Join this three-day Rovos Rail train safari in South Africa on the most luxurious train in the world and experience the splendour of the KwaZulu-Natal province. Visitors encounter the untamed African wildlife on an adventurous safari through the bush, vi...
ADDRESS: 250 Umhlanga Rocks Drive, Umhlanga Rocks, Durban, 4051
Bicycle Girls Bike Out Cycle Tour
6 Reviews
Cyclists roll on retro style cruiser bikes with baskets, a delicious picnic of sarmies and pavlova and the Durban sunset on the Golden Mile beachfront....
ADDRESS: 250 Umhlanga Rocks Drive, Umhlanga Rocks, Durban, 4051

Durban Activities

The Karkloof Canopy Tour
6 Reviews
The Karkloof Canopy Tour is a unique eco-experience that takes people on a 3-hr adventure through the magnificent Karkloof indigenous forest. The canopy tour involves traversing from one platform to another along a steel cable suspended up to 30m above t...
ADDRESS: 250 Umhlanga Rocks Drive, Umhlanga Rocks, Durban, 4051
Thrilling Hot Air Balloon Trip Drakensberg
6 Reviews
Experience the fantastic thrill and peaceful serenity of hot air ballooning in the Greater Durban area in South Africas KwaZulu-Natal Province. The hot air balloon is a magical slow moving platform from which to view the world. Hot air balloon flights ar...
ADDRESS: 250 Umhlanga Rocks Drive, Umhlanga Rocks, Durban, 4051

The Top Durban Hotels in South Africa enjoy the sunshine all year round. The Durban area has become a holiday destination for travellers from close and far during all months of the year. 

Durban city has endless sandy beaches lapped by the warm Indian Ocean beachfront. Made up of Indian, Zulu and Colonial English history and smells of spices combined with a warm African smile always keeps tourists coming back.

A South African tropical holiday paradise, the demand for leisure as well as business accommodation in the city usually is high throughout the year. The city centre is a short distance from the airport near Umhlanga. The town is often called the Miami Beach of South Africa.

Travellers wishing to stay on the seaside with ocean views and yet enjoying the close distances to the city centre find many different accommodation options on the beachfront.

The Durban five-star hotels offer both corporate as well as leisure guests luxurious accommodation in a central location while providing many facilities, services, and amenities.

This internationally acclaimed Hilton is situated right next to the International Convention Center (ICC), making it an ideal accommodation option for guests attending a conference, exhibition or meeting. The City Lodge offers reasonably priced accommodation on the corner of Sylvester Ntuli, and K.E. Masinga drive provides easy access for guests to the famous beachfront as well as the shops and business in the city centre. Exciting water sports such as bodyboarding, surfing, sailing as well as scuba diving are favourite leisure activities enjoyed here.

The Garden Court South Beach, the Southern Sun Elangeni as well as the Southern Sun North Beach feature facilities and services at this magnificent beachfront location.

The city is home to two of luxurious beach resorts, namely the five-star Zimbali Resort and Zimbali Lodge both have an elegant spa, golf, and beach resorts near Ballito, KwaZulu-Natal's spectacular North Coast.

FAQs about Hotels in Durban
Which hotels are five-star rated in Durban?

The best know 5-star hotels in Durban are Oyster Box Hotel and the Beverly Hills Hotel and the Hilton in Durban

What is the oldest hotel in Durban?

The oldest hotel in Durban is the Royal Hotel which opened in 1845 and it is still going strong

Is Durban safe for tourists?
Yes, Durban is safe for tourists as the main tourist areas are well policed especially over the main holiday periods. However, one should always be aware of one surrounding and be vigilant.
Which is the most popular three-star hotel in Durban?

The most popular three-star hotel in Durban would be the Garden Court South Beach especially the ocean facing rooms. The hotel has a prime location on the beach near uShaka Marine World.

What is a popular hotel on Durban's South Beach?

The Garden Court South Beach is one of Durban's most popular hotels.  It is an ideal hotel for families travelling with children as well as business travellers.  This hotel overlooks the beach and enjoys a central location to visit the cities attractions.

Which is the closest hotel to the ICC (Convention Center)?

The five star Hilton Hotel Durban is located right next door to the International Convention Centre in Durban and allows travellers easy access.

Which is one of Durban's least expensive hotels?

In the central city Durban area, the Road Lodge Durban offers one of the least expensive accommodation options.

What are the best hotels to stay at Durban North Beach?

The SunCoast SunSquare Durban, the Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani and the Garden Court Marine Parade are recommended hotels to stay at on Durban North Beach.

What is Durban's largest hotel?

Since the integration of both hotels into one, the Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani Hotel on Durban's North Beach is one of the regions largest hotels.

Which suburb is located closest to the King Shaka International Airport?

The beautiful seaside town of Umhlanga is located only a few minutes drive away from the King Shaka International Airport, KwaZulu-Natal.  It is here where one of the nicest hotels in South Africa can be found including the five star, beachfront Oyster Box Hotel & Spa (Red Carnation Hotel Group) and the Beverly Hills Hotel (Tsogo Sun ).