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 182 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.2

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at Royal Palm Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Umhlanga, a 5-minute drive from Umhlanga Rocks Beach and 12 minutes from Sahara Stadium Kingsmead. This 4-star hotel is 11.6 mi (18.6 km) from uShaka Marine World and 7 mi (11.3 km) from Umdloti Beach.


Make yourself at home in one of the 94 air-conditioned rooms featuring microwaves and minibars. Rooms have private patios. LED televisions with satellite programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.


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 features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).


Grab a bite to eat at DISH Restaurant, a restaurant which features a bar, 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.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Gateway Theatre of Shopping - 0.2 km / 0.1 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
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
Windsor Park Golf Course - 12.5 km / 7.8 mi

The preferred airport for Royal Palm Hotel is Durban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.) - 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 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.

  • 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.

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.

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.

  • 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.

  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Computer station
  • -Roll-in shower
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • -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)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Nightclub
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 3315
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 308
  • -Elevator
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Meeting rooms
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking