Welcome to Oyster Cottages

Your first stop for self catering in Umhlanga. With a choice of immaculate accommodation to choose from, we’re ideally located for your next family holiday in South Africa.

Choose the Oyster Cottages and you’ll be at the peaceful heart of one of the town’s oldest suburbs and within a stone’s throw of the numerous facilities and exciting attractions Umhlanga has to offer. Just five minutes and you can be on the beach, watching dolphins or glimpsing hump-back whales, even trying your hand at snorkelling or game fishing. The cottages offer you some of the finest self catering in Umhlanga and is perfect for a short break from the stresses of daily life, or a destination for guests who choose us as their holiday accommodation in Umhlanga. 

One of the most popular local attractions is the Gateway Theatre of Shopping - one of the largest shopping centres in the southern hemisphere and a ‘must-see’ for many holiday tours in South Africa. Here you can explore a huge selection of shops, restaurants, cinemas and theatres - all just five minutes away. 

The cottages themselves are exceptionally well-presented and maintained to the highest standards, boasting luxury furnishings and beautiful gardens with partial sea views.

Choose Oyster Cottages for self catering in Umhlanga and we can promise you a great family holiday in South Africa, enabling you to take advantage of the local attractions and then return to the peace and quiet of our accommodation. 

From its history as a farmhouse the six-sleeper Oyster Lodge has been tastefully and sympathetically renovated, while the spacious two-sleeper Pearl Cottage was built from new. Our cottages boast all the facilities you’d expect including fully equipped kitchens, air-conditioned bedrooms, satellite TV and wireless internet. 

Browse through our site and you’ll see why you should plan your next family holiday in South Africa with Oyster Cottages, or visit our Contact page for more information, we’ll be happy to answer any questions you have.

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Contact
  • +27 (0)31 561 5809

  • +27 (0)83 978 5958

  • info@oystercottages.co.za

  • 29 43' 22.0" S // 31 04' 55.0" E

Our Self Catering Cottages
Oyster Lodge
Oyster Lodge

OYSTER LODGE is characterised by a deep wrap around veranda with designer appointed bedrooms and living areas. It also boasts a fully equipped and functional kitchen - including dishwasher - for those with a flair for entertaining (albeit on holiday!). Barbeque/Braai equipment is also provided.

The queen bedded main bedroom is en-suite, with a full bathroom (toilet, basin, shower and bath). The 2 other bedrooms have 2 single beds each and share a spacious bathroom (toilet, basin & shower). All bedrooms are air-conditioned.

The lounge and dining areas are inviting, comfortable and tastefully appointed. They are linked to the veranda via wide timber folding doors allowing cool breezes to filter through whilst connecting the interior of the cottage to the garden and sea views - perfect for al fresco dining.

A widescreen television connected to a satellite decoder and DVD player is provided.

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GENERAL

The shared and child-friendly swimming pool area is equipped with six comfortable sun lounges and two umbrellas for your comfort and use. Beach towels are also provided.

The cottages are serviced daily from Mondays to Fridays with week-end servicing and babysitting arranged at an additional cost. Cottages are fully equipped with laundry facilities.

No smoking and pets allowed. Raucous parties and matric students are strictly prohibited.

Both cottages have independently monitored electronic security systems.

PLACES CLOSE BY

Gateway Entertainment and Shopping Centre (2nd largest in the World and biggest in the Southern Hemisphere), with shops, restaurants, cinemas, theatres, IMAX, climbing wall, skate park, wave pool, putt-putt, squash, aerobics and much more, just 5 minutes away.

Game park safaris are within driving distance with the chance of spotting Africa's Big Five. There are numerous sporting facilities available in the area: golf at one of the world's top 100 golf courses at the Durban Country Club, take a boat trip to see the dolphins catching the waves, maybe catch a view of the Hump Back Whale, deep sea diving off the infamous Aliwal Shoal to view the numerous fish or book a deep sea fishing trip.

 

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Pearl Cottage
Pearl Cottage

PEARL COTTAGE is a one bedroom cottage, with a queen size bed. It is both comfortable and spacious and includes all the facilities and attention to décor of Oyster Lodge. A sleeper couch and additional linen for younger children is also available.

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GENERAL

The shared and child-friendly swimming pool area is equipped with six comfortable sun lounges and two umbrellas for your comfort and use. Beach towels are also provided.

The cottages are serviced daily from Mondays to Fridays with week-end servicing and babysitting arranged at an additional cost. Cottages are fully equipped with laundry facilities.

No smoking and pets allowed. Raucous parties and matric students are strictly prohibited.

Both cottages have independently monitored electronic security systems.

PLACES CLOSE BY

Gateway Entertainment and Shopping Centre (2nd largest in the World and biggest in the Southern Hemisphere), with shops, restaurants, cinemas, theatres, IMAX, climbing wall, skate park, wave pool, putt-putt, squash, aerobics and much more, just 5 minutes away.

Game park safaris are within driving distance with the chance of spotting Africa's Big Five. There are numerous sporting facilities available in the area: golf at one of the world's top 100 golf courses at the Durban Country Club, take a boat trip to see the dolphins catching the waves, maybe catch a view of the Hump Back Whale, deep sea diving off the infamous Aliwal Shoal to view the numerous fish or book a deep sea fishing trip.

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