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Best Durban Family Hotels

Quarters Hotel Florida Road
Great for families
4 out of 5
101 Florida Road, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
The price is $63 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 24
4.4/5Excellent! (69 reviews)
Families like: close to beach, laundry
Go-To

"This is our go-to for quick trips to Durban. Perfect location, central and close to all the action. Great rooms, nice staff - good breakfast. Like it a lot for short trips"…"

Reviewed on Dec 11, 2019

Quarters Hotel Florida Road
Belaire Suites
Great for families
4 out of 5
151 Snell Parade, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
The price is $38 per night from Nov 8 to Nov 9
4.2/5Very Good! (545 reviews)
Families like: kitchen, close to beach, free breakfast for the whole family, laundry
Travelers say...

"Am happy with everything except the lady that was at reception when i check,she was not having a friendly/welcoming /happy face and when she talk to me it was like she was talking to someone who knows the hotel"…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Belaire Suites
Hilton Durban
Great for families
5 out of 5
12-14 Walnut Road, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $78 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 24
4.2/5Very Good! (582 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, close to beach, laundry
Travelers say...

"Cleanliness was excellent. Service was good for the most part. Know your rates otherwise they can rip you off"…"

Reviewed on Mar 12, 2020

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The Blue Waters Hotel
Great for families
4 out of 5
175 Snell Parade, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
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The price is $37 per night from Nov 4 to Nov 5
3.9/5Very Good! (698 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, babysitting, on the beach, laundry
Travelers say...

"It is just by the beach, and the view is excellent. The remodeling is under way, and looks old but well managed."…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

The Blue Waters Hotel
The Balmoral Hotel
Great for families
4 out of 5
125 OR Tambo Parade, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
The price is $43 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 24
3.8/5Good! (186 reviews)
Families like: babysitting, close to beach, bicycle rentals nearby, laundry
Travelers say...

"The personnel went out of their way to make it a good experience. The politeness of the staff was evident right from the security guard outside to the cleaners."…"

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2020

The Balmoral Hotel
The Edward Hotel
Great for families
4 out of 5
149 O.R. Tambo Parade, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
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3.8/5Good! (206 reviews)
Families like: outdoor pool, babysitting, on the beach, laundry
Travelers say...

"It was so amazing, the staff, the rooms cleanliness, linen, the food everything was awesome."…"

Reviewed on Dec 31, 2019

The Edward Hotel
Parade Hotel
Great for families
2 out of 5
191 OR Tambo/Marine Parade, North Beach, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
The price is $34 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 24
3.8/5Good! (257 reviews)
Families like: close to beach, free breakfast for the whole family
Travelers say...

"My stay was great but can i suggest a change in the breakfast menu...try adding other things"…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

Parade Hotel
Pavilion Hotel Durban
Great for families
3 out of 5
15 K E Masing Road, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
The price is $31 per night from Oct 23 to Oct 24
3.6/5Good! (213 reviews)
Families like: babysitting, close to beach, bicycle rentals nearby, extra beds/cribs
Retreat

"It was amazing ."…"

Reviewed on Apr 4, 2020

Pavilion Hotel Durban
Gooderson Tropicana Hotel
Great for families
3 out of 5
85 OR Tambo Parade, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
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3.5/5Good! (144 reviews)
Families like: babysitting, on the beach, laundry
Property needs updating

"Breakfast buffet was excellent. The parking in the building next door was awful and unsafe. Building needs updating and is looking tired and worn."…"

Reviewed on Jan 6, 2020

Gooderson Tropicana Hotel
The Albany Hotel
Great for families
3 out of 5
225 Smith Street / 225 Anton Lembede, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
The price is $26 per night from Oct 22 to Oct 23
3/5 (116 reviews)
Families like: babysitting, close to beach, extra beds/cribs, laundry
Travelers say...

"Close to the port easy to reach rooms good friendly staff"…"

Reviewed on Feb 21, 2020

The Albany Hotel
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Family Friendly Hotels with Indoor Pools

The Blue Waters Hotel
4 out of 5
175 Snell Parade, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
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The price is $37 per night from Nov 4 to Nov 5
3.9/5Very Good! (698 reviews)

"It is just by the beach, and the view is excellent. The remodeling is under way, and looks old but well managed."…"

Reviewed on Mar 13, 2020

The Blue Waters Hotel
Emakhosini Boutique Hotel and Conference Centre
4 out of 5
3 Lumsden Crescent, 3, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal (province)
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Emakhosini Boutique Hotel and Conference Centre
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Family friendly Hotels with Connecting Rooms

Audacia Manor Boutique Hotel
5 out of 5
11 Sir Arthur Road, Morningside, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
The price is $74 per night from Oct 25 to Oct 26
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

Audacia Manor Boutique Hotel
Balmoral
4 out of 5
125 MARINE PARADE, BEACH ROAD, 125, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal (province)
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3/5 (1 review)

"On beachfront. Was made to wait because the Expedia booking was not found. Took 30 minutes to confirm. Made us look untrustworthy."…"

Reviewed on Apr 22, 2019

Balmoral
Belaire Suites
4 out of 5
151 Snell Parade, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
The price is $38 per night from Nov 8 to Nov 9
4.2/5Very Good! (545 reviews)

"Am happy with everything except the lady that was at reception when i check,she was not having a friendly/welcoming /happy face and when she talk to me it was like she was talking to someone who knows the hotel"…"

Reviewed on Mar 11, 2020

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Coastlands Musgrave Hotel
4 out of 5
315-319 Peter Mokaba Ridge, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
The price is $53 per night from Oct 26 to Oct 27
3.8/5Good! (116 reviews)
Five star quality

"Everything was amazing, i will definitely go back."…"

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2020

Coastlands Musgrave Hotel
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Where Should We Stay in Durban?

You might want to consider the relaxing destination of Durban if you've been thinking about a trip for the whole family. The exciting theme parks, beaches, and museums are just a few things that make this an attractive vacation destination for families. Fly into Durban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.), which is located 17.7 mi (28.4 km) from the city center. Durban has 34 child-friendly hotels and other accommodations so you'll have a variety of options when you're deciding where you want to stay.

Vacationing families have positive things to say about these accommodations:

Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Edward: Offers an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and free valet parking. Guests like the central location and breakfast options at this 4-star hotel.

The Royal Hotel - Offers an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and laundry facilities. Guests like the clean rooms and central location at this 3-star hotel.

Audacia Manor Boutique Hotel - Features an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and free parking. This 5-star hotel is popular with guests for its helpful staff.

Balmoral - Offers a restaurant, babysitting services, and in-room refrigerators. This hotel is rated 4 stars.

When Should We Visit Durban?

You're probably hoping for good weather for your family trip. You can use these tips to decide when to pack up the kids and head to Durban.

  • 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

What Should We See and Do in Durban?

While you and your family are staying in Durban, you might want to visit some family-friendly attractions such as Sahara Stadium Kingsmead, uShaka Marine World, and Durban Art Gallery. Make sure you have lots of time for activities like Durban Natural Science Museum and Natal Museum.

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

Frequently asked questions

What's Durban like for family-friendly vacations?
If you’ve been thinking about a trip with your kids, the relaxing destination of Durban is a good choice. The exciting theme parks, beaches, and museums are just some of the things that make this the perfect spot for family trips. Fly into King Shaka Intl. Airport (DUR), which is located 17.7 mi (28.4 km) from the city center.
What's the best hotel for a family vacation in Durban?
The Blue Waters Hotel is a top 4-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features an outdoor pool and a restaurant. Other good options to stay with the kids include Gooderson Tropicana Hotel and The Edward Hotel.
How many family-friendly hotels should I expect to find in Durban?
Expedia has 34 hotels in Durban that are perfect for families.
What's the seasonal weather like in Durban?
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 there to see and do with your family in Durban?
While you are visiting Durban, you might want to round up the kiddos and make time to see interesting attractions such as uShaka Marine World and Moses Mabhida Stadium. Make sure you have plenty of time to take in activities in the area like Durban Beach, Golden Mile, and Umhlanga Rocks Beach.

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