aha Gateway Hotel

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
Corner Boulevard and Twilight Drive, Umhlanga, 4321, South Africa
4.2 out of 5 rating 273 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.2

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Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at aha Gateway Hotel in Umhlanga, you'll be connected to a shopping center, a 5-minute drive from Umhlanga Rocks Beach and 10 minutes from Umdloti Beach. This family-friendly hotel is 10.1 mi (16.2 km) from Sahara Stadium Kingsmead and 11.9 mi (19.1 km) from uShaka Marine World.


Make yourself at home in one of the 146 air-conditioned rooms featuring LCD televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Partially open bathrooms have rainfall showerheads and complimentary toiletries. Conveniences include phones, as well as laptop-compatible safes and desks.


Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities including a water park (surcharge) and an outdoor pool. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, babysitting/childcare (surcharge), and wedding services. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).


Enjoy a meal at the restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's room service (during limited hours). Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. Breakfast is available daily from 6:30 AM to 10 AM for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Gateway Theatre of Shopping - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
KwaZulu-Natal Sharks Board - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Umhlanga Main Beach - 2.5 km / 1.6 mi
Umhlanga Lighthouse - 2.7 km / 1.7 mi
Umhlanga Rocks Beach - 3.1 km / 1.9 mi
Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Trail - 3.7 km / 2.3 mi
Mount Edgecombe Country Club - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Beachwood Golf Course - 8.3 km / 5.2 mi
Japanese Gardens - 10.6 km / 6.6 mi
Umdloti Beach - 12.7 km / 7.9 mi
Beachwood Mangroves Nature Reserve - 12.9 km / 8 mi
Windsor Park Golf Course - 13 km / 8.1 mi
Umgeni River Bird Park - 13.3 km / 8.3 mi
Durban Beach - 13.4 km / 8.4 mi

The preferred airport for aha Gateway Hotel is Durban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.) - 18.8 km / 11.7 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property 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 guestroom reservation.

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

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours 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.

  • Parking height restrictions apply.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • 1 percent tourism fee will be charged

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 360 per person (one way)
  • Self parking fee: ZAR 35 per night
  • Extended parking fee: ZAR 35.00 per night

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

  • -Wedding services
  • -Self parking (surcharge)
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Long-term parking (surcharge)
  • -Conference center
  • -Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Free parking nearby
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Water park access (surcharge)
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Elevator
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Rooftop terrace
  • -Meeting rooms