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Emangunini Bed & Breakfast
3 out of 5
18 Knorhaanbaai, Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal
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5.59 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (4 reviews)

"Very nice place and staff, it good for small group"…"

Reviewed on Dec 19, 2019

Emangunini Bed & Breakfast
Road Lodge Richards Bay
1 out of 5
Corner Tassel Berry and, East Central Arterial Roads, Arbore, Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal
The price is $36 per night
2.96 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (102 reviews)

"The room is what was excepted from a road lodge. I stayed in another road lodge on this same trip and they were identical. It was clean and tidy with minimal noise."…"

Reviewed on Feb 16, 2020

Road Lodge Richards Bay
Indaba Lodge Richards Bay
3 out of 5
Cnr Davidson and Launder Lanes, Meerensee, Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal
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5.2 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (15 reviews)

"It was just average"…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2016

Indaba Lodge Richards Bay
La Rochelle Inn
3 out of 5
10 Anglers Rod, Meer En See, Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal
The price is $63 per night
4.82 mi from city center
3/5 (3 reviews)
Safe,comfy,secure parking,great service& breakfast

"This is a hotel of remarkable quality and spotlessly clean, and central to everything in Richards Bay. The quality is exceptional- I travel for business in the USA and UK all the time, and this hotel was so special. Perfect because it has everything. What makes it so unique is the manager Rieth, ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 1, 2018

La Rochelle Inn
Aristo Manor
4 out of 5
16 Whydah Wing Birdswood, Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal
The price is $45 per night
4.53 mi from city center
4.3/5Excellent! (32 reviews)

"Friendly staff. Nice restaurant and coffee shop for a motel of this small size."…"

Reviewed on Feb 7, 2020

Aristo Manor
Gecko Inn Guest House
3 out of 5
48 Bottlebrush Bend, Veldenvlei, Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal
The price is $48 per night
3.62 mi from city center
4.4/5Wonderful! (14 reviews)
Although a one night stay, it was good

"Excellent"…"

Reviewed on Jun 2, 2019

Gecko Inn Guest House
La Mer Lodge
3 out of 5
14 Koorsboom, Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal
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The price is $47 per night
2.53 mi from city center
4.2/5Very Good! (6 reviews)
Overall, a pleasant place to stay,

"Very pleasant host and staff. Area is more industrial than anticipated but great beach, harbour and golf course. Air con needs to be more efficient for those not used to the humidity and a lick of paint wouldn’t go amiss, together with a barrier between the bathroom and the rest of the area. I guess ..."…"

Reviewed on Dec 18, 2018

La Mer Lodge
Imvubu Lodge
3 out of 5
Cnr Krewelkring Hibbard Drive, Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal
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5.4 mi from city center
4/5Very Good! (103 reviews)
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"Excellent place to stay ,, incredible,, super friendly and efficient staff ,,,,THE best place to stay for us !!"…"

Reviewed on Mar 26, 2019

Imvubu Lodge
Sivande B & B
3 out of 5
14 Appelblaar, Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal
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3.25 mi from city center
Sivande B & B
Seagull Lodge
3 out of 5
97 Via Cassiandra Street Arboretum, Richards Bay 3900, Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal
The price is $52 per night
2.72 mi from city center
Seagull Lodge
Premier Hotel The Richards
4 out of 5
3 Hibberd Drive, Meerensee Richards Bay, Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal
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The price is $48 per night
4.9 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (60 reviews)
Good stay

"The overall experience was really good. The only downside was that there was a bug that crawled on my face while I was sleeping."…"

Reviewed on Mar 2, 2020

Premier Hotel The Richards
Umqhele Bed & Breakfast
4 out of 5
5 Olienhoutkoppie Street, Arboretum, Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal
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3.27 mi from city center
Umqhele Bed & Breakfast
Premier Splendid Inn Bayshore
3 out of 5
4 The Gully (Off Hibberd Dr), Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal
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The price is $32 per night
5.01 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (100 reviews)
awesome

"Amazing"…"

Reviewed on Mar 24, 2020

Premier Splendid Inn Bayshore
Umfolozi College Guest Lodge
3 out of 5
Lot No. 11 Esikhawini Highway, Durban, Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal
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9.11 mi from city center
Umfolozi College Guest Lodge
Ntoliwa B&B
3.5 out of 5
19 Frondosa Street, Brackenham, Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal
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The price is $33 per night
3.81 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (9 reviews)
Good

"The place is very neat, I'd stay there again. Three things I didn't like: 1. There was just an annoying refrigerated SG Convenience truck that was idling loudly until 22h00. 2. When I was leaving the gate closed on my car scratching the rear bumper, I didn't even bother advising the staff 3. There's ..."…"

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2019

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Visiting Richards Bay

Visitors can enjoy all that Richards Bay has to offer including the parks, waterfront, and coffeehouses. This city also attracts tourists with its tucked away and relaxing setting.

  • There are 19 hotels and other accommodations in Richards Bay
  • The closest major airport is in Richards Bay (RCB), 5.6 mi (9 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Richards Bay

The city's natural beauty is on display at Richards Bay Park, Alkandstrand Beach, and Enseleni Nature Reserve. Additionally, you might want to add Boardwalk Mall to your agenda.

As you plan your holiday getaway, you'll find 19 hotels and other lodging options available to select from in Richards Bay. Here are top ranked ones based on our user reviews:

  • Aristo Manor - This 4-star guesthouse features a full-service spa, a restaurant, and an outdoor pool.
  • BON Hotel Waterfront Richards Bay - Our customers like the beach locale at this hotel. This 4-star hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar.
  • Indaba Lodge Richards Bay - With a stay at this 3-star hotel, guests can enjoy access to a restaurant and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi.

Dressing for Richards Bay

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 80°F during the day and 65°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 78°F, while the average at night is 51°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 73°F with nighttime averages of 51°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 79°F and nighttime averages of 60°F
  • Average annual rainfall for Richards Bay is 1.10 inches
  • Usually February and January are the hottest months with an average of 80°F, whereas July and June are often coldest, averaging 52°F

Frequently asked questions

What's the best place to stay in Richards Bay?
Based on our traveler data, Premier Hotel The Richards is one of the top choices for your stay. This 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Other good options for your stay include Aristo Manor and Indaba Lodge Richards Bay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Richards Bay, will I receive a refund?
Yes! Most hotel room reservations are fully refundable if cancelled before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of the scheduled arrival. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might still have the option to cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Add dates, click “Search”, then use the “free cancellation” filter to view top deals in Richards Bay.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Richards Bay?
For more details about updating your trip to Richards Bay or cancelling it, head over to our customer service page.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Richards Bay?
Based on reviews, Premier Splendid Inn Bayshore is a popular 3-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking.
What's the best accommodation when traveling with kids to Richards Bay?
Imvubu Lodge is a top 3-star hotel on Expedia for families, and features a children’s pool and a restaurant. Other choices for your family trip include Indaba Lodge Richards Bay and BON Hotel Waterfront Richards Bay.
What's the best place to stay with easy access to Richards Bay Park?
BON Hotel Waterfront Richards Bay is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. It’s located just a short 1 mi (1.6 km) from Richards Bay Park. Other good choices within a short distance include Imvubu Lodge and Indaba Lodge Richards Bay.
What about the best place to stay close to Enseleni Nature Reserve?
One of the top choices for your stay is Ntoliwa B&B, located 3 mi (4.8 km) from Enseleni Nature Reserve, and this 3.5-star B&B offers a restaurant and free WiFi. Gecko Inn Guest House and Canefields Country House are a couple of other good options within a few miles.
What's the best place to stay for a beach vacation in Richards Bay?
The Anglers Rod is a top pick for your beach vacation. Other good choices for your stay near the beach include Duck Inn and Road Lodge Richards Bay. Spend some quality time by the water at Alkandstrand Beach.
What's the best luxury hotel in Richards Bay?
Aristo Manor is a 4-star guesthouse with a restaurant and a full-service spa, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for an elegant place to stay.
What are some accommodations with pools in Richards Bay?
Premier Hotel The Richards is a popular 4-star hotel featuring an outdoor pool, a restaurant, and free WiFi. A couple of other options with an onsite pool include Premier Splendid Inn Bayshore and BON Hotel Waterfront Richards Bay.

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