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Free WiFi, linens
Free WiFi, linens
Free WiFi, linens
Free WiFi, linens

3.8/5 Good

Guests rated this property 4.0/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen
  • Breakfast Available
  • Parking Available
  • Bar
  • Laundry

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationWorkshop Mall8 min walk
    Popular LocationDurban International Convention Centre10 min walk
    Popular LocationDurban City Hall10 min walk
    AirportDurban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.)30 min drive

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  • Premium Double - En-Suite

    Room amenities

    • 377 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsPremium Double - En-Suite
  • Standard Double Room

    Room amenities

    • 215 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsStandard Double Room
  • Quad Bunk Room 1

    Room amenities

    • 129 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
    • 2 Twin Bunk Beds
    More detailsQuad Bunk Room 1
  • Singles

    Room amenities

    • 65 sq ft
    • Sleeps 1
    • 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsSingles
  • 6 Sleeper, Female Dorm

    Room amenities

    • 431 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
    • 3 Twin Bunk Beds
    More details6 Sleeper, Female Dorm
  • 8 Sleeper, Mixed Dorm A

    Room amenities

    • 431 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
    • 4 Twin Bunk Beds
    More details8 Sleeper, Mixed Dorm A
  • 8 Sleeper, Mixed Dorm B

    Room amenities

    • 431 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
    • 4 Twin Bunk Beds
    More details8 Sleeper, Mixed Dorm B
  • 8 Sleeper, Mixed Dorm C

    Room amenities

    • 431 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
    • 4 Twin Bunk Beds
    More details8 Sleeper, Mixed Dorm C
  • Standard Shared Dormitory, 1 Bedroom

    Room amenities

    • 430 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsStandard Shared Dormitory, 1 Bedroom
  • Quad Bunk Room 2

    Room amenities

    • 129 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
    • 2 Twin Bunk Beds
    More detailsQuad Bunk Room 2

About this area

Durban

Curiocity Durban - Hostel is located near the beach and in an area with good shopping. UShaka Marine World is a popular attraction and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Durban Beach and Golden Mile. Durban Natural Science Museum and Durban City Hall are also worth visiting. Discover the area's water adventures with scuba diving nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Workshop Mall - 8 min walk
  • Durban International Convention Centre - 10 min walk
  • Durban City Hall - 10 min walk
  • Juma Mosque - 19 min walk
  • uShaka Marine World - 9 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportKing Shaka Intl. Airport (DUR) - 30 min drive

About this property

Curiocity Durban - Hostel

4-star Durban hostel in South Beach, walk to Durban International Convention Centre
A bar/lounge, self parking, and a meeting room are available at this hostel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, concierge services, dry cleaning, and laundry facilities are onsite. All 20 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and microwaves, plus free WiFi and stovetops.
Curiocity Durban - Hostel offers 20 accommodations with shared/communal kitchens and ceiling fans. This Durban hostel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and microwaves. Housekeeping is provided daily.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Covered self parking: ZAR 50 per night
  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge) from 4:00 AM - 10:00 PM
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 6:00 AM–9:00 AM: ZAR 25 per person
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • Bicycle rentals
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Elevator

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • 1 meeting room

Outdoors

  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Well-lit path to entrance

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Ceiling fan
  • Linens

Food and drink

  • Cleaning supplies
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared kitchen access
  • Spices
  • Stovetop
  • Toaster

More

  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Local maps
  • Restaurant dining guide

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after midnight please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Airport shuttle service is available on request from 4:00 AM to 10:00 PM
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to make arrangements

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children 11 and younger are not allowed at this property; All guests older than 11 are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: ZAR 25 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 80 per person (one-way)
  • Covered self parking fee: ZAR 50 per night
  • Early check-in is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be 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

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Children 11 years old and younger are not permitted at this property
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

National rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

Property is also known as

Curiocity Durban Hotel
Curiocity Durban Hostel
Curiocity Hostel
Curiocity Durban
Curiocity
Curiocity Durban Hostel/Backpacker
Curiocity Durban Hostel Durban
Curiocity Durban - Hostel Durban
Curiocity Durban - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Curiocity Durban - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Durban

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Curiocity Durban - Hostel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Curiocity Durban - Hostel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Curiocity Durban - Hostel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is Curiocity Durban - Hostel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Curiocity Durban - Hostel?
Self parking is available for ZAR 50 per night.
What time is check-in at Curiocity Durban - Hostel?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM–11:30 PM. A fee applies for early check-in (amount may vary, subject to availability). Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Curiocity Durban - Hostel?
Check-out is at 10 AM. Late check-out is available for a fee (amount may vary, subject to availability).
Does Curiocity Durban - Hostel provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of ZAR 80 per person, one-way, applies.
Where is Curiocity Durban - Hostel located?
Located in South Beach, this hostel is within a 10-minute walk of Harbour and Durban International Convention Centre. UShaka Marine World and Durban Beach are also within 2 mi (3 km).
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4.0/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

4.3/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Good location, within walking distance of a lot of places. Nice kitchen facilities and fantastic showers. Overall good value.
Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

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Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2019

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with group
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Everything was fine, very friendly stuff, enjoy it a lot!
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Loved it
Was amazing
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2019

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