Royal Palm Hotel

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
8 Palm Boulevard, New Town Centre, Umhlanga, 4320, South Africa
4.2 out of 5 rating 205 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.2
Property Details

Property Location

A stay at Royal Palm Hotel places you in the heart of Umhlanga, just a 4-minute walk from Gateway Theatre of Shopping and within a 5-minute drive of Umhlanga Rocks Beach. This 4-star hotel is 7.2 mi (11.5 km) from Durban Beach and 11.9 mi (19.1 km) from uShaka Marine World.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 94 air-conditioned rooms featuring microwaves and LED televisions. Rooms have private patios. 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.

Amenities

Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find a nightclub and a fitness center. Additional amenities at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Guests can catch a ride to nearby destinations on the area shuttle (surcharge).

Dining

Grab a bite to eat at DISH Restaurant, a restaurant which features a bar/lounge, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Breakfast is available for a fee.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Planning an event in Umhlanga? This hotel has facilities measuring 3315 square feet (308 square meters), including a conference center. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and free self parking is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Gateway Theatre of Shopping - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
KwaZulu-Natal Sharks Board - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Umhlanga Main Beach - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
Umhlanga Lighthouse - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Umhlanga Rocks Beach - 3 km / 1.9 mi
Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve - 3.3 km / 2.1 mi
Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Trail - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Mount Edgecombe Country Club - 4.9 km / 3 mi
Beachwood Golf Course - 7.9 km / 4.9 mi
Sibaya Casino - 9.5 km / 5.9 mi
Japanese Gardens - 10.2 km / 6.3 mi
Umdloti Beach - 11.3 km / 7 mi
Durban Beach - 11.5 km / 7.2 mi
Golden Mile - 11.7 km / 7.3 mi
Beachwood Mangroves Nature Reserve - 12.4 km / 7.7 mi

The preferred airport for Royal Palm Hotel is King Shaka Intl. Airport (DUR) - 19 km / 11.8 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 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 Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. Airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Important Information

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


  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • 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.

  • Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

  • 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.

  • Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast.

  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

  • The property affirms that it adheres to the Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) sanitization guidelines and the Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) sanitization guidelines.

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

  • Breakfast fee: between ZAR 85 and ZAR 165 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 365 per person (one way)

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

Features
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Computer station
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Restaurant
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Concierge services
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -ATM/banking
  • -Terrace
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Free self parking
  • -Business center
  • -Conference center
  • -Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Full-service spa
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Nightclub
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 3315
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 308
  • -Elevator
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking