The Royal Hotel


Amenities

Relax and unwind with massages, body treatments, and facials. Additional amenities at this Colonial hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services. The beach shuttle (surcharge) makes getting to the surf and sand a breeze.


Dining

Enjoy a meal at the restaurant or snacks in the coffee shop/café. The hotel also offers room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 6:30 AM to 10 AM for a fee.


Renovations

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to January 1 2022 (dates subject to change):

  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities


National Ratings

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


Business Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, limo/town car service, and dry cleaning/laundry services. For a surcharge, guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a cruise ship terminal shuttle.


Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 206 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.


Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Durban Art Gallery - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Farewell Square - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Durban City Hall - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Durban Natural Science Museum - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Old Courthouse Museum - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Harbour - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Workshop Mall - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Durban Exhibition Centre - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Kwa Muhle Museum - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
The Old Fort - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Old House Museum - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Juma Mosque - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Wilson's Wharf - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Victoria Street Market - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Catalina Theatre - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi

The preferred airport for The Royal Hotel is King Shaka Intl. Airport (DUR) - 34.3 km / 21.3 mi


Location

A stay at The Royal Hotel places you in the heart of Durban, steps from Durban Art Gallery and Farewell Square. This spa hotel is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Old Courthouse Museum and 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Durban Natural Science Museum.


Headline

In Durban (Durban Central Business District)

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Featured Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming pool
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Train station pickup (surcharge)
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Designated smoking areas
place
267 Smith Street, Durban, 4001, KwaZulu-Natal, SOUTH AFRICA
phone
27-31-3336000

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More about The Royal Hotel

Amenities

Relax and unwind with massages, body treatments, and facials. Additional amenities at this Colonial hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and wedding services. The beach shuttle (surcharge) makes getting to the surf and sand a breeze.


Dining

Enjoy a meal at the restaurant or snacks in the coffee shop/café. The hotel also offers room service (during limited hours). Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Buffet breakfasts are available daily from 6:30 AM to 10 AM for a fee.


Renovations

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from July 1 2021 to January 1 2022 (dates subject to change):

  • Dining venue(s)
  • Fitness facilities


National Ratings

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


Business Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, limo/town car service, and dry cleaning/laundry services. For a surcharge, guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a cruise ship terminal shuttle.


Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 206 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.


Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Durban Art Gallery - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Farewell Square - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Durban City Hall - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Durban Natural Science Museum - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Old Courthouse Museum - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Harbour - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Workshop Mall - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Durban Exhibition Centre - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Kwa Muhle Museum - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
The Old Fort - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Old House Museum - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Juma Mosque - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Wilson's Wharf - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Victoria Street Market - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Catalina Theatre - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi

The preferred airport for The Royal Hotel is King Shaka Intl. Airport (DUR) - 34.3 km / 21.3 mi


Location

A stay at The Royal Hotel places you in the heart of Durban, steps from Durban Art Gallery and Farewell Square. This spa hotel is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Old Courthouse Museum and 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Durban Natural Science Museum.


Headline

In Durban (Durban Central Business District)

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming pool
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Train station pickup (surcharge)
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Designated smoking areas
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Multilingual staff
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Conference center
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center
  • Bar/lounge
  • Theme park shuttle (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Covered parking
  • Secured parking
  • Banquet hall
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Reception hall
  • Meeting rooms
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Train station drop-off (surcharge)
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Wedding services
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Business center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Conference space
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Terrace
  • ATM/banking
  • Concierge services

Check-in - Begin Time

2:00 PM


Check-in - End Time

anytime


Check-in - Instructions

  • 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
  • This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, and cash
  • Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property


Check-in - Special Instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.


Check-in - Min Age

18


Check-out - Time

11:00 AM


Fees - Optional

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at 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 450 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 4)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 150.00 (one-way), (from 5 to 11 years old)
  • Covered self parking fee: ZAR 70 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 3 percent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.


Policies - Know Before You Go

  • This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal and airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.
  • Parking height restrictions apply.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.
  • Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.
  • This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global).

Hotel

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming pool
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Train station pickup (surcharge)
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Designated smoking areas
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Multilingual staff
  • Handrails in stairways
  • Conference center
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center
  • Bar/lounge
  • Theme park shuttle (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Elevator
  • Covered parking
  • Secured parking
  • Banquet hall
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Reception hall
  • Meeting rooms
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to elevator
  • Wheelchair-accessible spa
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Train station drop-off (surcharge)
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Wedding services
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge)
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Business center
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Spa services on site
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Conference space
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Terrace
  • ATM/banking
  • Concierge services


Check-in - Begin Time

2:00 PM


Check-in - End Time

anytime


Check-in - Instructions

  • 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
  • This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, and cash
  • Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property


Check-in - Special Instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.


Check-in - Min Age

18


Check-out - Time

11:00 AM


Fees - Optional

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at 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 450 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 4)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 150.00 (one-way), (from 5 to 11 years old)
  • Covered self parking fee: ZAR 70 per day
  • Credit card charges are subject to a surcharge of 3 percent

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.


Policies - Know Before You Go

  • This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal and airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.
  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.
  • Parking height restrictions apply.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.
  • Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.
  • Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.
  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, and also through room service.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.
  • This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Ecolab (3rd party expert - Global).