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Top Durban Boutique Hotels

Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban Retreat
4 out of 5
120 Goble Road ( Smiso Nkwanyana Rd), Morningside, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
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4.5/5Wonderful! (120 reviews)

"I will definitely be going back and staying here again. The guesthouse is amazing with views to the sea. Breakfast was outstanding. The staff were very welcoming and helpful in guiding me about where to go in Durban. Highly recommend"…"

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2020

Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban Retreat
The Concierge
4 out of 5
37-43 St Marys Avenue, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
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The price is $45 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
4.3/5Excellent! (89 reviews)

"I had to cancel bcoz of unforseen circumstances."…"

Reviewed on Jun 7, 2019

The Concierge
Audacia Manor Boutique Hotel
5 out of 5
11 Sir Arthur Road, Morningside, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
The price is $75 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
4.3/5Excellent! (43 reviews)
Joanne’s review

"Wonderful large room comfortable firm bed large bathroom and nice balcony with view. Area relatively safe. Very accommodating staff. Good breakfast."…"

Reviewed on Aug 14, 2019

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The Saint James on Venice Luxury Guest House
4 out of 5
100 Venice Road Morningside, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
The price is $69 per night from Nov 1 to Nov 2
3.9/5Very Good! (57 reviews)

"Lovely place with kind, helpful staff and good breakfasts."…"

Reviewed on Mar 28, 2020

The Saint James on Venice Luxury Guest House
The Waterfront hotel & spa by Misty blue hotels
3 out of 5
Corner of Mahatma Gandhi & Browns Road, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
The price is $35 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
3.8/5Good! (191 reviews)
I love the hotel and ill be Back!

"It was absolutely amazing."…"

Reviewed on Mar 7, 2020

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Where Should I Stay in Durban?

Looking for a unique place to stay for your visit to Durban? If you want to find a small hotel with outstanding service, a personal feel, and good ambiance, a boutique hotel may be exactly what you're looking for. Choose from 6 boutique accommodations in Durban to find a property that captures the local spirit of this destination.

Guests say they enjoy these boutique accommodations in Durban:

The Saint James on Venice Luxury Guest House: 4-star hotel with 15 guestrooms. Enjoy the restaurant, free breakfast, and free parking. Popular with our guests for its breakfast and attentive staff.

Goble Palms Guest Lodge & Urban Retreat: 4-star guesthouse with 19 guestrooms. This property offers a bar, an outdoor pool, and free breakfast. Expedia travelers like its central location and breakfast.

The Waterfront Hotel & Spa: 3-star hotel with 83 guestrooms. Take advantage of this property's restaurant, spa services, and free parking. Our guests enjoy the walkable location and breakfast.

The Concierge: 4-star guesthouse with 12 guestrooms. Provides guests with 2 restaurants, a bar, and free parking. Reviews say the central location and breakfast are noteworthy.

Audacia Manor Boutique Hotel: 5-star hotel with 10 guestrooms. Guests can enjoy amenities such as a restaurant, a poolside bar, and an outdoor pool. Expedia travelers like the attentive staff.

What Should I See and Do in Durban?

After you've decided where you'll stay in relaxing Durban, plan what to do for fun on your vacation. The beaches, ocean views, and casino gaming are just some of the things to enjoy while you're in the area.

Durban is also known for its:
  • Cultural attractions
  • Theme parks
  • Festivals
  • Museums
  • Shark viewing

Activities and attractions to experience around Durban include Sahara Stadium Kingsmead, uShaka Marine World, and Durban Art Gallery. You might also like to explore more of the area and take in additional sights like Farewell Square, Durban City Hall, and Durban Natural Science Museum while you're here.

When Should I Plan a Trip to Durban?

If you're wondering about local weather, you can use this info to plan your Durban getaway:

  • Hottest months: January, February, March, and December, with an average temperature of 80°F
  • Coldest months: July, June, August, and May, with an average temperature of 52°F
  • Driest months: August, June, July, and September, with an average rainfall of 0.05 inches
  • Rainiest months: March, December, April, and November, with an average rainfall of 0.12 inches

Getting Around Durban

The closest major airport is in Durban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.), which is located 17.7 mi (28.4 km) from the heart of the city. If you'd like to venture out around the area, you may want to rent a car for your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Searching for a stylish place to stay when you visit Durban?
A boutique hotel may be just what you’re looking for if you enjoy smaller hotels with quality service and good atmosphere. Choose from 5 boutique-style accommodations in Durban to find a property that captures this destination’s local spirit.
What's the best boutique-style accommodation in Durban?
The Concierge is a favorite 4-star guesthouse with our travelers looking for a stylish accommodation, featuring 12 guestrooms, a restaurant, and a bar. Audacia Manor Boutique Hotel and The Saint James on Venice Luxury Guest House are other boutique-style choices.
How many boutique hotels should I expect to find in Durban?
Expedia has 5 boutique hotels in Durban.
What's there to see and do in Durban?
The beaches, ocean views, and casino gaming are just some of the things to enjoy while you’re in the area. Top activities and sights around Durban include uShaka Marine World, Durban Beach, and Golden Mile. You might also want to see noteworthy spots like Moses Mabhida Stadium, Umhlanga Rocks Beach, and Gateway Theatre of Shopping during your trip.
What kind of weather should I plan for when I travel to Durban?
Understanding the weather in Durban will help you enjoy your stay to the fullest. The hottest months are usually January and February with an average temp of 73°F, while the coldest months are July and June with an average of 63°F. Average annual precipitation for Durban is 33 inches.
What's the best way to get to my boutique hotel in Durban?
You have a few options for getting to and around Durban. The nearest major airport is King Shaka Intl. Airport (DUR), which is located 17.7 mi (28.4 km) from the heart of the city. If you’d like to explore around the area, you may want a rental car for your journey.

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