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4-star romantic hotel in Durban with a full-service spa
Situated near the beach in Durban, this spa hotel is close to Beachwood Mangroves Nature Reserve, Umgeni River Bird Park, and Windsor Park Golf Course. Also nearby are ABSA Stadium and Moses Mabhida Stadium.
Spa and fitness
In addition to a restaurant, The Riverside Hotel features an outdoor pool. Other amenities include a full-service spa and bars/lounges.
Televisions come with satellite channels. Guestrooms also feature kitchenettes, refrigerators, and microwaves.
When selecting a hotel, one often chooses one that can satisfy in all requirements, from a fair price, right down to good food and expediency. Exactly the reason why the Riverside Hotel & Spa is one of Durban' s foremost hotels in delivering good product and service, focusing on business and leisure travellers.
Situated on the banks where the Umgeni River meets the warm Indian Ocean, this magnificent four star hotel with 169 rooms, offers tranquil views of the greenbelt that stretches across the Durban coastline. Various room style configurations are available and all rooms are en-suite with semi self catering facilities that include microwaves and bar fridges.
The business centre located inside the hotel, has laptop and internet access, and the eight different options of conferencing venues available at the hotel are certainly a first choice for many companies. The conferencing coordinator delivers fine attention to detail, making sure that all conferences and events are of high standards no matter the size.
Open seven days a week for breakfast, lunch and dinner, The Riverside Cafe, with a combination of casual and contemporary dining, offers an a la carte menu among superb decor and exquisitely presented meals delivered with top quality service. The Riverside Cafe is ideal for casual get-together' s, corporate celebrations and meetings, or Friday afternoon drinks with colleagues.
Mojo' s has a sunny, relaxed casual atmosphere which overlooks the swimming pool in the outdoor courtyard serving delicious cocktails. Hops Restaurant and Bar is a popular spot for night owls looking for a place to party the night away. Hotel guests and the general public are welcome to dine and wine at any one of the venues on offer.
The adjoining Riverside Spa offers a range of the finest body treatments available with trained beauty and massage therapists to ease away all stress and worries, ensuring clients leave with a sense of wellness and relaxation.
The Riverside Hotel & Spa, which is managed by the Three Cities Group is only a few minutes away from the newly built Moses Mabhida Stadium, Kingspark Rugby Stadium, the Durban Country Club, Windsor Golf Course and the Greyville Race course.
- Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
- Total number of rooms - 169
- 24-hour front desk
- Number of floors - 5
- Audiovisual equipment
- Banquet facilities
- Number of bars/lounges 2
- Beauty services
- Breakfast available (surcharge)
- Complimentary newspapers in lobby
- Concierge services
- Multiple large conference rooms
- Currency exchange
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Event catering
- Full-service health spa
- Hair salon
- Health club
- Computer station
- Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
- Designated smoking areas
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Laundry facilities
- Massage - spa treatment room(s)
- Medical assistance available
- Multiple small meeting rooms
- Poolside bar
- Room service (limited hours)
- Conference center
- Number of meeting/conference rooms - 6
- Free outdoor parking
- Year Built 1998
- Area shuttle (surcharge)
- 24-hour business center
- Secretarial services
- Security guard
- Spa services on site
- Spa tub
- Steam room
- Swimming pool - outdoor
- Television in lobby
- Wedding services
- Wireless Internet access - surcharge
- Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
- Secure parking
- Self parking
Available in all rooms: Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
Available in some public areas: Wireless Internet access - surcharge, Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge
Free outdoor parking, Secure parking, Self parking
- Room Amenities
- Pay movies
- Air conditioning
- Voice mail
- Direct-dial phone
- Cookware, dishware, and utensils
- Coffee/tea maker
- Wake-up calls
- Daily housekeeping
- Extra towels/bedding
- Turndown service
- Designer toiletries
- Private bathroom
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Makeup/shaving mirror
- In-room massage available
- Shower/tub combination
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- Satellite TV service
- Electronic/magnetic keys
- Window opens
- In-room safe
- Cribs/infant beds available
- City view
- River view
- Garden view
- Connecting / adjoining rooms available
- Wireless Internet access (surcharge)
Riverside Cafe - This poolside restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.
Mojos - This poolside restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.
Hops - Overlooking the city, this pub serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Some meals may not be served daily.
Room service (during limited hours) is available.
An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club, a sauna, a steam room, and a fitness facility.
Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility, or spa tub without adult supervision.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Golf - miniature nearby
- Golf - driving range nearby
- Windsurfing nearby
- Boat launch nearby
- Motor boating nearby
- Snorkeling nearby
- Boating nearby
- Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
- Dock nearby
- Rowing or canoeing nearby
- Sailing nearby
- Scuba diving nearby
- Water skiing nearby
- Aerobics nearby
- Tennis nearby
- Volleyball nearby
- Running track/path nearby
- Yoga classes/instruction nearby
- Hiking/biking trails nearby
- Helicopter/airplane tours nearby
- Skydiving nearby
- Horse riding/rental nearby
- Bird watching nearby
- Fishing nearby
- Bungee jumping nearby
- Bowling alley nearby
- Table tennis nearby
- Swimming on site
- Boat cruises nearby
Riverside Spa has 7 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a sauna. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy.
- Number of treatment rooms 7
- Couples treatment rooms
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Hydrotherapy treatments
- Sauna in spa
- Facial treatments
- Body treatments
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible bathroom
- Accessible parking
- In-room accessibility
Policies & Fees
Minimum check-in age is 18
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Check-out time is 10 AM
- Payment types
Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa
Pets not allowed
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
Caters to families
- The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
- Breakfast fee: ZAR 145 per person (approximately)
- Fee for in-room wireless Internet: ZAR 55 (rates may vary)
- Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: ZAR 55 (rates may vary)
- Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: ZAR 55 (rates may vary)
- Additional Details
This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa’s official quality assurance organization.