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Overview of Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga

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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
In-room safe, desk, blackout curtains, free WiFi

4.1/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationGateway Theatre of Shopping11 min walk
    Popular LocationUmhlanga Rocks Beach5 min drive
    Popular LocationUmhlanga Lighthouse8 min drive
    AirportDurban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.)13 min drive

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  • Room, Smoking, View

    Room amenities

    • 246 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Single Bed
    More detailsRoom, Smoking, View
  • Standard Room, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 246 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 Double Bed, Non Smoking
  • Standard Room, 1 Double Bed, Smoking

    3.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 246 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsStandard Room, 1 Double Bed, Smoking
  • Room, 2 Single Beds, Non Smoking

    3.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 232 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Single Beds, Non Smoking
  • Room, 2 Single Beds, Accessible, Non Smoking (Wheelchair)

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Single Beds, Accessible, Non Smoking (Wheelchair)
  • Room, Smoking, View

    Room amenities

    • 232 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsRoom, Smoking, View
  • Room, Non Smoking, View

    5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 246 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Single Bed
    More detailsRoom, Non Smoking, View
  • Room, Non Smoking, View

    Room amenities

    • 232 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsRoom, Non Smoking, View
  • Room, 2 Single Beds, Non Smoking

    4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 232 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsRoom, 2 Single Beds, Non Smoking
  • Standard Room

    3.9/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • 246 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 2 Single Beds
    More detailsStandard Room

About this area

Umhlanga

Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga is located near the beach and in an area with good shopping. UShaka Marine World is a popular attraction and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Umhlanga Rocks Beach and Durban Beach. Japanese Gardens and Mini Town are also worth visiting. With scuba diving, snorkelling and windsurfing nearby, you'll find plenty of adventures in the water.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Gateway Theatre of Shopping - 11 min walk
  • Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Trail - 4 min drive
  • Umhlanga Rocks Beach - 5 min drive
  • Sibaya Casino - 7 min drive
  • Umhlanga Lighthouse - 8 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportDurban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.) - 13 min drive

Restaurants

  • Butcher Block - 4 min walk
  • Greedy Buddha - 10 min walk
  • The Hussar Grill - 10 min walk
  • Tashas - 10 min walk
  • Circus - 11 min walk

About this property

Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga

3-star hotel near Gateway Theatre of Shopping
This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness centre. Free buffet breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, self parking and a business centre are on-site. All 234 rooms offer free WiFi, coffee makers and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include hairdryers, safes and showers.
Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga offers 234 forms of accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. Flat-screen televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include a shower and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows standard sanitisation guidelines of Clean Promise (IHG)
Follows industry sanitisation guidelines of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
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Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking: ZAR 50.00 per day
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Free buffet breakfast available daily
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Things to do

  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool

Conveniences

  • Lift

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Computer station
  • Meeting rooms

Outdoors

  • Garden
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Bathroom emergency pull cord
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • Flat-screen TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Connecting rooms available
  • Desk
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - midnight
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 26 March 2020 to 25 October 2020 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 450.00 (roundtrip)
  • Self-parking fee: ZAR 50.00 per day
  • Late check-out fee: ZAR 1200.00

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

You need to know

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 credit cards; cash is not accepted
Safety features at this property include a smoke detector

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 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
This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQIA friendly)

National rating

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

Property is also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga and receive a full refund?
Yes, Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga?
Self-parking is available for ZAR 50.00 per day.
What time is check-in at Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - midnight.
What time is check-out at Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga?
Checkout is at 11 AM. Late checkout is available for ZAR 1200.00.
Does Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of ZAR 450.00 roundtrip applies.
Where is Holiday Inn Express Durban - Umhlanga located?
Located in the heart of Umhlanga, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of KwaZulu-Natal Sharks Board and Gateway Theatre of Shopping. Umhlanga Rocks Beach is 1.7 mi (2.7 km) away.
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4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

3.7/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

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5/5 Excellent

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The stay was really awesome, we all loved it and it was value for money.
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5/5 Excellent

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4/5 Good

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Great location & Good service
Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

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