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Hotel Description

Our customers tell us they enjoy aha Gateway Hotel's good location. During your stay, you'll be connected to a shopping centre and just a quick walk from Gateway Theatre of Shopping. Free WiFi in public areas, an outdoor pool and a restaurant are available. Built in 2011, this 3-star hotel has 146 rooms. All rooms offer free WiFi and LCD TVs.

  • Air-conditioned rooms with LCD TVs, room service (during limited hours) and rainfall showerheads
  • Free WiFi
  • Grab something to eat at the restaurant or stop for a drink at the bar/lounge
  • Buffet breakfast served daily for a fee
  • Self-parking and extended parking available for a fee
  • Splash around at the water park or swim in the outdoor pool
  • Services include babysitting, dry cleaning/laundry and luggage storage
  • Guests have good things to say about the accommodation for the cleanliness and spaciousness
  • 8 minutes by car from Umhlanga Rocks Beach and 13 minutes from Umdloti Beach
  • Airport and local-area shuttle service available for a fee

Standard Double Room

Bed Count 1 Double Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£58* Per night/room 6 Mar - 7 Mar

Junior Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Superior Room

Bed Count 1 Double Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Property Features

Aha Gateway Hotel offers its guests a water park (surcharge) and an outdoor pool. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. There's an onsite business centre. The family-friendly aha Gateway Hotel also features a rooftop terrace, laundry facilities, and dry cleaning/laundry services. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and an area shuttle are available for a fee. Limited parking is available for a fee and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. This 3-star Umhlanga hotel is smoke free.

  • 146 guestrooms or units
  • Built in 2011
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Terrace on the roof
  • Conference centre
  • Business facilities
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Wedding services available
  • Lift
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Long-term parking (surcharge) , Self parking (surcharge) , Parking (limited spaces) , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Airport: Durban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.) (18.8 km / 11.7 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle and area shuttle
  • Parking: Self parking and extended parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

Aha Gateway Hotel offers 146 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with laptop-compatible safes and complimentary bottles of water. LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Rooms have partially open bathrooms. Bathrooms include a rainfall showerhead, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

  • Bathrooms are partially open
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • HD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Hairdryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

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

Aha Gateway Hotel has a restaurant serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a water park (surcharge) and an outdoor pool.

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

  • Golfing nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Motor boating nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Water tubing nearby

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.

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Hotel Policies

Check-in

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

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Airport transport is offered 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:00 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cots (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • 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 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 guest room reservation.

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 are 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.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant 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 180 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 360 per person (one way)
  • Self-parking fee: ZAR 35 per night
  • Extended parking fee: ZAR 35.00 per night

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

Hotel Names

  • Gateway Hotel
  • Gateway Hotel Three Cities
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  • Three Cities Gateway
  • aha Gateway Hotel Umhlanga
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You should know

  • Aha Gateway Hotel offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 48 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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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.