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

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

This hotel features a full-service spa, a restaurant, and an outdoor pool. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and a conference center are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 206 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and minibars. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find TVs with satellite channels, and other amenities include room service and electric kettles.

Hotel Amenities

The Royal Hotel features a full-service spa and an outdoor pool. 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. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 3-star property offers access to limo/town car service and meeting rooms. This Colonial hotel also offers spa services, multilingual staff, and concierge services. 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.

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

Family Friendly Amenities

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

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Television 
  • Desk 
  • Electric kettle 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • 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.

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

Spa Services

Fleur de Lis has 3 treatment rooms including rooms for couples.

The spa is open daily. Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision. Guests under 11 years old are not allowed in the spa.

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

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.
  • 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

24-hour check-in

Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

A city/local tax 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.
  • 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. Set meals are served in guestrooms only (no menus or public dining).

National Rating

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


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