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Family Room, Multiple Beds, Non Smoking, City View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Double or Twin Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Bay View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Twin Room, 2 Single Beds, Non Smoking, City View

Bed Count 2 Single Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Deluxe Double Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking, Bay View

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Executive Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, Bay View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Hotel Description

The comfortable rooms at The Royal Hotel get high marks from our customers. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Durban Art Gallery. Free WiFi in public areas, a restaurant and a bar are available. Built in 1845, this 3-star hotel has 206 rooms over 18 floors. Enjoy your stay with amenities like free WiFi and a flat-screen TV in each room.

  • Air-conditioned rooms with flat-screen TVs, minibars and room service (during limited hours)
  • Free WiFi
  • Options for a bite to eat or a relaxing drink include a restaurant, a coffee shop and a bar/lounge
  • Buffet breakfast served daily for a fee
  • Self-parking available for a fee
  • Services include dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services and a porter
  • Guests like the breakfast and bar
  • 9 minutes by car from uShaka Marine World and 10 minutes from Durban Beach
  • Airport, railway station and theme park shuttle service available for a fee

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. A business centre and a limo/town car service are available. Public spaces have free WiFi. Spa services, a terrace, and multilingual staff are also featured at the business-friendly The Royal Hotel. An airport shuttle (available on request), a beach shuttle and a train station drop-off service are available for a fee. Limited parking is available for a fee and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3-star Durban hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 206 guestrooms or units
  • 18 levels
  • Built in 1845
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Conference centre
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Car service
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • ATM
  • Bellhop
  • Lift
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free cots/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces)

Transport

  • Airport: Durban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.) (34.3 km / 21.3 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle, train station pick-up, cruise terminal shuttle, beach shuttle, and theme park shuttle
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

The Royal Hotel offers 206 forms of accommodation with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. 42-inch Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. This Durban hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Electric kettle
  • Separate shower and tub
  • Cots (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Desk
  • Climate control
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10 AM.

The Royal Hotel has a restaurant serving breakfast and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

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

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

Spa Services

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

Accessibility

If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at anytime
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

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

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

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

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guest room reservation.

  • Staffed front desk
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: ZAR 165 for adults and ZAR 165 for children (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

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Royal Durban
  • Royal Hotel Durban
  • The Royal Hotel Hotel
  • The Royal Hotel Durban
  • The Royal Hotel Hotel Durban

You should know

  • The Royal Hotel offers transfers from the cruise terminal and airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 24 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

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

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