Cheap Hotels In Durban

Coastlands Durban

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. 

Experience Durban


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 Park Hotel has 39 air-conditioned rooms with DSTV, safes and high-speed internet access. There are single, double and triple rooms plus three spacious suites. 


By car, Florida Road is minutes away from Ushaka Marine World, the ICC and the Moses Mabhida stadium. Businesses are catered for and companies can apply for individual quotations. 

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Summary of Services

224 self-catering 2 or 4 sleeper apartments from floors 5 - 19
28 Hotel Rooms (non-self-catering)
Durban’s main beaches are a two-minute walk away
Fashion, electronic, retail outlets and banks within the immediate vicinity
Safe and secure parking within the building
Conferencing facilities
Flatscreen TV’s
DSTV channels
Individually controlled air-conditioning
Electronic Laptop Safes
Bathrooms with a shower bath
Stoves, microwaves, cutlery and crockery in self-catering apartments
3 Minutes drive to uShaka Marine World

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 available within the building.

Summary of Services

39 well-appointed rooms including 3 spacious suites

Situated in the Florida Road social & dining district with many restaurants, bars & coffee shops

High-Speed WiFi

Air Conditioned


Safes in rooms

Writing desks

Coffee facilities

Individual quotations for companies

Close to Ushaka Marine World, the Durban Exhibition Centre and the Moses Mabhida stadium

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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!

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Royal Hotel Durban

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.

Summary of Services

206 large and comfortable bedrooms which are situated from Floors 4 - 19

195 Deluxe Rooms and 11 Suites

Affordable accommodation within the Durban CBD

All rooms have individually controlled air-conditioning

Flat-screen television

A selection of DSTV channels

Electronic laptop safes in all rooms

King Sized or Twin bed configuration

Tea & coffee making facilities


Parking available in the adjacent parkade

Royal Grill restaurant

Rooftop swimming pool

Sauna, gym & squash courts

Large conference and banqueting facilities

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. 


The City Hall, Playhouse Company and Durban Business District are on the hotel’s doorstep and the Durban International Convention Centre is close by. A variety of restaurants, boating excursions & cruises and a permanent flea market at Wilson’s Wharf is 1km from the hotel.

The Riviera Hotel

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Summary of Services

Close to Durban CBD


Views of the Durban Harbour across the road

Near international yacht marina and Wilson’s Wharf

10-minute drive to Durban’s beaches

40-minute drive from King Shaka International Airport

Undercover parking garage adjoining the hotel at reasonable rates

Lock up safe facilities / personal room safes in most rooms

24 hour reception / reservations

Wi-fi available in restaurant, bar, lounge, conference room and some hotel rooms - 30 minutes/50MB free per day

Gym available adjoining hotel at reasonable rates

Parade Hotel

An older style 2-star hotel built in the 1930s that has recently been revamped. The hotel has a limited-service policy that allows for highly competitive room rates and is therefore suitable for travellers on a limited budget.


Complimentary English breakfasts can be enjoyed in the Parade dining room and all rooms have a view of the ocean with satellite TV. An electronic guest safe, bar fridge and kettle with tea and coffee is in each air-conditioned room. Internet facilities are available with a daily WiFi data cap of 200 MB. Parking is either outside the hotel or at the nearby parking garage. 


The Parade is a 10-minute driver by car or public transport to the Suncoast Casino and uShaka Marine World. The International Convention Centre is a 5-minute drive away and a 10-minute drive to Florida Road in Morningside, a vibrant centre of cafés, restaurants, clubs, galleries and independent craft stores.

  Summary of Services

Right on Durban’s beachfront

48 Queen, Double and Twin Rooms - double or single occupancy

11 Family Rooms

En-suite bathrooms

24 Hour Reception


Free WiFi

DSTV with 19 channels

Kettle with tea & coffee

Bar fridge


Electronic guest safes in each room

Full English breakfast

Red Marlin Bar onsite

Parking is available on the street in front of and to the side of the hotel

There is a parking garage close to the hotel

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The Benjamin Hotel

A warm welcome awaits you at The Benjamin, located a 5-minute drive from Durban Beaches and in the heart of the vibrant entertainment strip in Florida Road. The hotel features gardens with an outdoor pool and a shaded terrace. Free parking is available on site. The Benjamin offers free Wi-Fi.


There are 41 rooms, where no two rooms being the same. Most rooms open onto balconies and some onto the gardens. Benjamin’s breakfast is served in our open glassed conservatory-style restaurant and offers a fresh continental breakfast buffet and plated hot breakfasts.

The Big Ben conference room is perfect for training and workshops. Also ideal for breakfast and luncheon launches or cocktail functions. Seating is for 16 – 40 people. There is also the Little Ben 10 seater boardroom which is ideal for off-site board meetings, intimate training sessions as well as breakfast and lunch launches. This room has a lounge attached to it so makes for a comfortably unintimidating boardroom feel.

Walk out of the Hotel into the restaurant road of Durban and enjoy your dinners and lunches in some of Durban’s famous restaurants. The Moses Mabhida Stadium, The Kings Park Rugby Stadium, SunCoast Casino, Durban ICC and uShaka Marine World are within 5km drive by car from The Benjamin.

  Summary of Services

32 seater conference room
10 seater executive boardroom
Wi-Fi Internet
Bar Area
Concierge Desk
Laundry Service
News Stand
Room Service
Safety Deposit Box
Satellite TV
Wi-Fi Internet
Air Conditioning
Tea and Coffee
Desk in room

Gooderson Tropicana Hotel

Situated on Durban's Golden Mile overlooking the Indian Ocean, the Gooderson Tropicana Hotel is close to most of Durban's attractions, including the beautiful beaches, uShaka Marine World, the International Convention Centre, Suncoast Casino, the Moses Mabhida and Kings Park stadiums and the Kingsmead Cricket Ground. 


A variety of foods are available at the Tropicana Hotel. Guests can relax at the sidewalk Clippers Cafe Bar and enjoy a variety of coffees and a slice of cake, a light meal or a sundowner. The terrace is the ideal place to enjoy Durban’s beachfront atmosphere or watch an action packed sporting event. Dinner is served in the Seven Palms Restaurant, which also serves buffet breakfasts.


All 168  hotel and self-catering rooms at the Gooderson Tropicana Hotel feature satellite TV, air conditioning and safety deposit boxes. The hotel’s tour desk can help guests arrange tickets and excursions. The hotel also offers five fully equipped conference and function venues that seat up to 250 delegates. 


Summary of Services

Tea and coffee making facilities
Satellite TV
En-suite bathroom with shower
An electronic safe
Boardroom Facilities
Business Centre
Conference venue
Hotel Bar
Airport transfers