Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with water park and restaurant

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Laundry facilities
Smoke-free property

Location

This family-friendly Umhlanga hotel is located near the airport, within a 10-minute walk of The Barnyard Theatre at Gateway and Gateway Theatre of Shopping. Umhlanga Lighthouse and Umhlanga Hospital are also within 2 mi (3 km).

Hotel Features

A water park (surcharge), a restaurant, and an outdoor pool are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a rooftop terrace, and a conference center are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 146 rooms offer free WiFi, room service, and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include rainfall showerheads, hair dryers, and laptop-compatible safes.

 Guest Highlights

Our Guests Love
  • Prime spot for shopping
  • Spacious guestrooms
  • Good location
  • Breakfast
  • Helpful staff
  • Clean guestrooms

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Aha Gateway Hotel features a water park and an outdoor pool. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Wireless Internet access is complimentary.

5 meeting rooms are available. This family-friendly hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, laundry facilities, and dry cleaning/laundry services. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and an area shuttle. Limited onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis (surcharge).

Aha Gateway Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 146 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Water park access (surcharge) 
  • Water park 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 2011 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Long-term parking (surcharge) 
  • Free parking nearby 
  • Conference center 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Long-term parking (surcharge), Self parking (surcharge), Parking (limited spaces), Free parking nearby

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Partially open bathroom 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

Aha Gateway Hotel has a restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a water park and an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • 1 percent tourism fee will be charged
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 360 per person (one way)
  • Self parking fee: ZAR 35 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • aha Gateway Umhlanga
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  • Gateway Hotel
  • Gateway Hotel Three Cities
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  • Three Cities Gateway
  • aha Gateway Hotel Umhlanga
  • Three Cities Gateway Hotel Umhlanga
  • Three Cities Gateway Umhlanga
  • Three Cities Hotel Gateway

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours 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.

National Rating

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


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