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Guest reviews

3.6 out of 5 Good
82 reviews
Guests rated this property 3.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Parking included
Air Conditioning

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitizer provided


Explore the area

Popular LocationSibaya Casino4 min walk
Popular LocationUmhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve4 min drive
Popular LocationUmdloti Beach6 min drive
AirportDurban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.)17 min drive

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  • Standard Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • 301 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsStandard Twin Room
  • Standard Double Room

    Room amenities

    • 301 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsStandard Double Room
  • Standard Room

    Room amenities

    • 301 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsStandard Room

About this area


Sibaya Hotel is located in Hillhead. Shoppers can check out Gateway Theatre of Shopping, while everyone can enjoy the natural beauty of Umdloti Beach and Umhlanga Rocks Beach. Traveling with kids? Consider Japanese Gardens, or check out an event or a game at Moses Mabhida Stadium.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Sibaya Casino - 4 min walk
  • Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve - 4 min drive
  • Umdloti Beach - 6 min drive
  • Umhlanga Lighthouse - 8 min drive
  • Gateway Theatre of Shopping - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportKing Shaka Intl. Airport (DUR) - 17 min drive


  • Africa to Asia Restaurant — 1 min walk
  • The Royal Court Grill — 1 min walk
  • La Casa Nostra — 5 min drive
  • Bel Punto — 6 min drive
  • Mundo Vida — 6 min drive

About this property

Sibaya Hotel

Family-friendly hotel with 5 restaurants and casino
5 restaurants, a casino, and an outdoor pool are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a nightclub, a bar/lounge, and a coffee shop/café are onsite. All 118 rooms offer free WiFi, room service, and TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include coffee makers, hair dryers, and safes.
Sibaya Hotel offers 118 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Housekeeping is provided daily.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

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

Social distancing

Contactless check-in
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
Individually-wrapped food options available through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


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

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking

Food and drink

  • 5 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/café
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Nightclub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground
  • Spa services

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Playground
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)


  • ATM/banking services
  • Elevator
  • Newspapers in lobby

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Xhosa
  • Zulu

Business services

  • 1 meeting room
  • Business center


  • Garden
  • Terrace


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Low-height counter and sink
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking


  • 48 casino gaming tables
  • 1214 casino slot machines
  • Casino
  • Casino VIP room
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Shampoo
  • Shower
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels


  • Cable/satellite channels
  • Pay movies
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Desk
  • Phone
  • Safe



Check-in from 2 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 16


Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

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


No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information

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
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit
Property Registration Number 1996/007/228/07

We should mention

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Sibaya Lodge
Sibaya Lodge Umhlanga
Sibaya Umhlanga
The Sibaya Hotel Umhlanga Rocks
Sibaya Lodge Hillhead
Sibaya Hillhead
Sibaya Lodge
Sibaya Hotel Hotel
Sibaya Hotel Hillhead
Sibaya Hotel Hotel Hillhead

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Sibaya Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Sibaya Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Sibaya Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Sibaya Hotel have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Sibaya Hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Sibaya Hotel?
Self parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at Sibaya Hotel?
Check-in is from 2 PM–midnight. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at Sibaya Hotel?
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Where is Sibaya Hotel located?
This family-friendly Hillhead hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Sibaya Casino and Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve. Umdloti Beach and Umhlanga Rocks Beach are also within 6 mi (10 km).
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Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Traveled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
One issue they need to address is the lack of a good security lock on their windows. The current one is very unsafe and would not stop anyone who wanted to get in. THIS IS A MAJOR WORRY!!
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

2/5 Poor

Traveled with family
Sad face IconDisliked: Amenities, property conditions & facilities
Breakfast was not the best, no fridge in the room with the weather being almost 40 degress each day, after speaking to the manager,he managed to get us a fridge,said that rooms do not come with a mini ffidge
Stayed 7 nights in Mar 2020

2/5 Poor

Happy face iconLiked: Room comfort
Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

Traveled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stay was amazing. Could not fault anything. Will certainly be back.
Stayed 4 nights in Jan 2020

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