Cheap Hotels In Durban
Coastlands Durban offers economical self-catering holiday apartments within 2 minutes walking distance of Durban’s beachfront. There are 224 self-catering units that have kitchens equipped with stoves, microwaves and fridges plus 28 non-self catering hotel rooms. All units are air-conditioned with flat-screen TV’s and private bathrooms and toilets. For business visitors, there are configurable conference facilities for up to 850 people. Weddings are also catered for. There are access facilities for disabled people and safe and secure parking is contained within the building. A 32 m² apartment with two single beds starts at around R700 per night.
Florida Park Hotel
Situated in Durban’s Florida Road district, well known for its restaurants and vibrant nightlife, you’ll find food and entertainment on your doorstep. The Florida Road Hotel has 39 air-conditioned rooms with DSTV, safes and high-speed internet access. By car, Florida Road is minutes away from Ushaka Marine World, the ICC and the Moses Mabhida stadium. There are Single, Double and Triple rooms plus three spacious Suites. Businesses are catered for and companies can apply for individual quotations. A room with either two single beds or one double bed starts at around R750 per night for one person and includes breakfast.
If you're in Durban over month-end, take advantage of this trip back in time. The Umgeni Steam Railway operates on the last Sunday of each month between Kloof and Inchanga. The one hour trip takes you through one of the oldest running tunnels in South Africa and up one of the steepest gradients. Children of all ages will enjoy!
Hakuna Matata Charters has two 58 foot luxury catamarans that operate from Wilsons Wharf. Public cruises include a one-hour sea cruise where you can enjoy views of Durban and the Moses Mabhida stadium from offshore and a half hour tour around Durban Harbour. Private functions are also catered for.
Royal Hotel Durban
A well-priced 3-star hotel situated in the Durban CBD with 206 rooms equipped with air-conditioning and laptop safes. There are three restaurants and a coffee shop together with two bars onsite plus conference and banqueting facilities. All rooms have satellite TV plus a minibar fridge. Enjoy views of the city and harbour from the higher floors of the hotel. Facilities include a sauna, gym, squash courts and a rooftop swimming pool. A deluxe double or twin room starts at around R600 for two people.
The Riviera Hotel
The Riviera is an honestly budgeted hotel that will satisfy anyone seeking a secure and comfortable place to stay at an affordable price point. Situated across the road from the Durban international yacht marina, the hotel has 66 fully carpeted rooms with colour TV’s (non-satellite stations), ceiling fans and en-suite private bathrooms with either a shower or bath. Premium budget rooms are also available with air conditioning, plus flat-screen TVs with Mnet, Movie 1 and Supersport channels 1,2,3,4 (from DSTV) and some rooms with balconies are available. Family Rooms, accommodating two adults and 2 small children are also available. The Riviera Hotel is located at the edge of the Durban CBD opposite Durban Bay, BAT Cultural and Entertainment Centre, Wilson's Wharf and Catalina Live Theatre. It is about 2kms from the Albert Luthuli International Conference Centre (ICC) and the Durban Arena and Exhibition Centre. The hotel is a 10-minute drive from Ushaka Marine World, Durban's main beaches and the Suncoast Casino and 40 minutes from King Shaka International Airport. Out of season room prices vary from around R299 per night for a side facing double room to family rooms sleeping 2 adults and 2 small children for around R799 per night.