Durban Hotels

There are a wide range of Durban hotels catering to every budget. Cheap hotels in Durban can be found during the off-peak, winter months between June and August.

The following hotels in Durban have been grouped into three different pricing categories:
Luxury (over R1,200)
Moderate (R700 to R1,200)
Cheap (up to R700)
The room rates given above are based on double occupancy of twin or double room at standard rate, including breakfast for two and all taxes.

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Luxury Moderate Cheap

Suncoast Towers

(031) 314 7878.

Located on the legendary Golden Mile, this popular hotel in Durban, with 37 tastefully furnished rooms and suites, plus a classy penthouse suite, attracts those who want to chance their arm at a roulette table. In the casino and an arm's length from golden sands, it has stunning views from its huge, chic spa. It is also conveniently close to the airport.

Royal Hotel

(031) 333 6000.

With a history almost as long as that of the city itself, this iconic Durban hotel is a luxurious option. It offers four restaurants, a gym, health centre, swimming pool and even offers a dedicated floor for women travelling alone. There are 113 rooms in total, with great views of the city and the harbour.

Hilton Durban

(031) 336 8100.

This city landmark offers rooms with gorgeous views of the coastline, easy access to Durban's beaches, a buffet themed restaurant called Rainbow Terrace and an outdoor swimming pool and fitness centre.

Africa Regent

(031) 563 3075.

Upmarket bed and breakfast accommodation to the north of the city centre. With private garden, pool, large patio with barbecue area and free Wi-Fi, this is a comfortable alternative to a mainstream hotel. It has five double rooms plus a penthouse suite.

Riverside Hotel & Spa

(031) 563 0600.

Located in an excellent position high up on the bank of the Umgweni River, a short distance from the city centre, the Riverside Hotel & Spa offers stunning views of the green belt and nearby coast. All 169 rooms have microwaves and bar fridges, while there is a swimming pool and baby sitting facilities available too. Board games can also be hired if the weather turns inclement.

Northway, Durban, South Africa

The Concierge

(031) 309 4434.

The Concierge is a boutique hotel built on the site of eight heritage-listed buildings. Retaining its 1920’s façade, the interiors however are modern, luxurious and distinctive. There are 12 guest rooms colour themed with design variations, stunning custom finished furniture and shower areas that are described as "being soaked in warm jungle rain".

Albany Hotel

(031) 304 4381.

Affordable cheap hotel accommodation in the heart of the city with Wi-Fi access available offering 80 recently renovated comfortable rooms, all with air-conditioning, buffet breakfast and dinner, and has its own pub with large screen TV for sporting events. The building is in the French art deco style.

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225 Anton Lembede Street

Banana Backpackers

(031) 368 4062.

Close to the Golden Mile beaches, this popular hostel is the biggest in the city and offers single, twin, double as well as dormitory rooms. There is a fully equipped kitchen, bar and BBQ, while breakfast can be arranged on request. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout and the long distance bus and railway stations are within a 10 minute walk.

61 Pine Street, Durban, South Africa

eMakhosini on East

(031) 207 6828.

The newly refurbished eMakhosini on East offers 45 en-suite guest rooms, including air-conditioning, hair dryer, tea/coffee making facilities and Wi-Fi facilities. The hotel’s staff are warm and friendly, while the on-site Gibela Restaurant offers buffet and a la carte options.

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