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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
In-room safe, desk, blackout drapes, free WiFi

Guest reviews

4.1/5 Very Good
455 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

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Explore the area

Popular LocationGateway Theatre of Shopping11 min walk
Popular LocationUmhlanga Main Beach6 min drive
Popular LocationUmhlanga Lighthouse6 min drive
AirportDurban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.)13 min drive

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  • Standard Room, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 246 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking
  • Standard Room, 1 Double Bed, Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 246 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 Double Bed, Smoking
  • Room, 2 Twin Beds, Non Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 232 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Twin Beds, Non Smoking
  • Room, 2 Twin Beds, Smoking

    Room amenities

    • 232 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Twin Beds, Smoking
  • Room, 2 Twin Beds, Accessible, Non Smoking (Wheelchair)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Twin Beds, Accessible, Non Smoking (Wheelchair)
  • Standard Room

    Room amenities

    • 246 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsStandard Room
  • Room, 1 Twin Bed, Non Smoking, View

    Room amenities

    • 246 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 Twin Bed, Non Smoking, View
  • Room, 1 Twin Bed, Smoking, View

    Room amenities

    • 246 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Twin Bed
    More detailsRoom, 1 Twin Bed, Smoking, View
  • Room, 2 Twin Beds, Non Smoking, View

    Room amenities

    • 232 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Twin Beds, Non Smoking, View
  • Room, 2 Twin Beds, Smoking, View

    Room amenities

    • 232 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Twin Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Twin Beds, Smoking, View

The price per-night is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices exclude taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

About this area

Umhlanga

Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga is located near the beach and in an area with good shopping. UShaka Marine World is a popular attraction and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Umhlanga Rocks Beach and Durban Beach. Japanese Gardens and Mini Town are also worth visiting. With scuba diving, snorkeling, and windsurfing nearby, you'll find plenty of adventures in the water.

Visit our Umhlanga travel guide
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Gateway Theatre of Shopping - 11 min walk
  • Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve - 4 min drive
  • Umhlanga Rocks Beach - 5 min drive
  • Umhlanga Main Beach - 6 min drive
  • Umhlanga Lighthouse - 6 min drive

Getting around

  • Durban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.) - 13 min drive

About this property

Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga

3-star hotel near Gateway Theatre of Shopping
This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, self parking, and a business center are onsite. All 234 rooms offer free WiFi, coffee makers, and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include hair dryers, safes, and showers.
Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga offers 234 accommodations with safes and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include showers 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 and a 24-hour fitness center.

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

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and transportation

Self parking: ZAR 50.00 per day
24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

Free buffet breakfast available daily
1 restaurant
1 bar

Things to do

24-hour fitness center
Outdoor pool

Family friendly

Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
Dry cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Outdoor pool

Conveniences

Elevator

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Daily housekeeping
Dry cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

English

Business services

Business center
Computer station
Meeting rooms

Outdoors

Garden
Terrace

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
Assistive listening devices available
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
Blackout drapes/curtains
Linens

Bathroom

Hair dryer
Shower
Towels

Entertainment

Cable channels
Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker

More

Connecting rooms available
Desk
Phone
Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - midnight

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Late check-out subject to availability

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to make arrangements

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 26 March 2020 to 20 July 2020 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

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

Property payment types

American ExpressDiners ClubJCB InternationalMastercardVisa

Important information

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 450.00 (roundtrip)
  • Self parking fee: ZAR 50.00 per day
  • Late check-out fee: ZAR 1200.00 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 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.

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga and receive a full refund?
Yes, Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is this property pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga?
Self parking is available for ZAR 50.00 per day.
What time is check-in at Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM–midnight.
What time is check-out at Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga?
Check-out is at 11 AM. Late check-out is available for ZAR 1200.00 (subject to availability).
Does this hotel provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of ZAR 450.00 roundtrip applies.
Where is this property located?
Located in the heart of Umhlanga, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of KwaZulu-Natal Sharks Board and Gateway Theatre of Shopping. Umhlanga Rocks Beach is 1.7 mi (2.7 km) away.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga

4.1
Very Good
5 - Excellent
170
4 - Good
183
3 - Okay
69
2 - Mediocre
21
1 - Poor
12
4.2
Cleanliness
4.1
Service and Staff
3.7
Amenities
4.1
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Awesome

The stay was really awesome, we all loved it and it was value for money.

Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

3/5

  • Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 3 nights in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great location & Good service

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020