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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Durban hotel in Durban Central Business District, near Sahara Stadium Kingsmead

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Laundry facilities
24-hour front desk

Location

This family-friendly Durban hotel is located in a shopping district, within 1 mi (2 km) of Durban Art Gallery and Sahara Stadium Kingsmead. UShaka Marine World is 1.7 mi (2.8 km) away.

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this hotel has an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a conference center, and self parking.

Room Amenities

All 206 individually decorated rooms feature minibars and room service. For a bit of entertainment, TVs come with satellite channels, and guests will also find electric kettles and hair dryers.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This 3-star property offers access to limo/town car service and meeting rooms.

Wireless Internet access is complimentary. This Colonial hotel also offers an outdoor pool, spa services, and multilingual staff. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request), a beach shuttle, and a train station drop-off service. Limited onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis (surcharge).

The Royal Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Theme park shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Train station drop-off (surcharge) 
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Conference space 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Meeting rooms 6 
  • Year Built 1845 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Luggage storage 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Train station pickup (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference center 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Total number of rooms - 206 
  • Number of floors - 18 
  • Wedding services 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Multilingual staff 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Television 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Electric kettle 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

The Royal Hotel has a restaurant serving breakfast and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 

Spa Services

  • Number of treatment rooms 3 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 11 
  • Couples treatment rooms 

Accessibility

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

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

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
Parking height restrictions apply
24-hour check-in

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: ZAR 150 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 350 per vehicle (one way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 150.00 (one-way), (from 5 to 11 years old)
  • Self parking fee: ZAR 70 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Royal Durban
  • Royal Hotel Durban

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal and airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 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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