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Overview of The Capital Pearls

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Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool
Outdoor pool

The Capital Pearls

4 out of 5

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Laundry
  • Gym

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C
  • Contactless check-out

Explore the area

    Popular LocationUmhlanga Main Beach8 min walk
    Popular LocationUmhlanga Lighthouse9 min walk
    Popular LocationUmhlanga Lagoon Nature Trail19 min walk
    AirportDurban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.)22 min drive

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Basic Single Room

  • 409 sq ft
  • Studio
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Luxury Apartment, 3 Bedrooms, Balcony

No guest room rating
  • 1614 sq ft
  • 3 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Queen Beds

Superior Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Sea View

5/5 guest room rating
  • 807 sq ft
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Superior Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Sea View

No guest room rating
  • 807 sq ft
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sea view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Luxury Studio, City View

4.2/5 guest room rating
  • 430 sq ft
  • Studio
  • 1 bathroom
  • City view
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Superior Studio, Balcony

4.9/5 guest room rating
  • 430 sq ft
  • Studio
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Apartment, 1 Bedroom, Balcony

5/5 guest room rating
  • 807 sq ft
  • 1 bedroom
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Balcony

4.4/5 guest room rating
  • 968 sq ft
  • 2 bedrooms
  • 1 bathroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 Queen Bed and 1 King Bed

About this area

Umhlanga

Located in Umhlanga, The Capital Pearls is in the suburbs and on the beach. 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. Take the opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as surfing/boogie boarding.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Umhlanga Main Beach - 8 min walk
  • Umhlanga Lighthouse - 9 min walk
  • Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Trail - 19 min walk
  • Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve - 19 min walk
  • KwaZulu-Natal Sharks Board - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • Durban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.) - 22 min drive

Restaurants

  • Lord Prawn - 4 min walk
  • Catch - 6 min walk
  • 14 on Chartwell - 6 min walk
  • Ile Maurice - 6 min walk
  • Maritimo's - 7 min walk

About this property

The Capital Pearls

Ocean-view aparthotel with a poolside bar, near Gateway Theatre of Shopping
Guests of this beach aparthotel will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as a spa tub and a fitness centre. Each apartment offers free WiFi, a microwave and a TV with satellite channels. Additional amenities include room service, a safe and a desk.
The Capital Pearls offers 70 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and free toiletries. Televisions come with premium satellite channels.

Bathrooms include baths or showers. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hairdryers can be requested.

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a 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

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Beach

  • On the beach

Pool/Spa

  • Outdoor pool
  • Hot tub

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Microwave

Dining

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7:00 AM–10:00 AM: ZAR 225 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • Room service available

Bedrooms

  • Bed sheets provided

Bathrooms

  • Bath or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Towels provided

Entertainment

  • TV with satellite service

Outdoor areas

  • Terrace
  • Garden

Laundry

  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities

Work spaces

  • 1 meeting room
  • Desk

Comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating

Pets

  • Service animals only (pets not allowed)

Suitability/Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Lift
  • Soundproofing
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe
  • 24-hour front desk

Location highlights

  • Near the ocean
  • In the suburbs

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby

General

  • 70 rooms
  • Built in 2017

Where to eat

  • On-site dining venue – Restaurant offering local and international cuisine. Serves breakfast and lunch.

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Policies

Check-in

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

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from March 1 2021 to June 1 2021 (dates subject to change):
  • Fitness facilities

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

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.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: ZAR 225 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 220 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 4)

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
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation

Property is also known as

Capital Pearls Aparthotel Umhlanga
Capital Pearls Aparthotel
Capital Pearls Umhlanga
Capital Pearls
The Capital Pearls Umhlanga
The Capital Pearls Aparthotel
The Capital Pearls Aparthotel Umhlanga

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Capital Pearls and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Capital Pearls offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Capital Pearls cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Capital Pearls?
As of 14 Apr 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Capital Pearls on 18 Apr 2021 start from £147, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Does The Capital Pearls have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is The Capital Pearls pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at The Capital Pearls?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Capital Pearls?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - anytime.
What time is check-out at The Capital Pearls?
Checkout is at 10 AM.
Does The Capital Pearls provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle that runs (available on request). A fee of ZAR 220 per vehicle applies.
Where is The Capital Pearls located?
Nestled on the beach, this Umhlanga aparthotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Umhlanga Main Beach and Umhlanga Rocks Beach. Gateway Theatre of Shopping is 1.6 mi (2.6 km) away.

Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 123 out of 185 reviews
5 - Excellent 66%
Rating 4 - Good. 42 out of 185 reviews
4 - Good 23%
Rating 3 - Okay. 11 out of 185 reviews
3 - Okay 6%
Rating 2 - Poor. 7 out of 185 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 2 out of 185 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.6/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.5/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Stayed 11 nights in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Very accommodating, friendly staff. Loved my stay
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Had an excellent stay. Check in was fast and efficient. Covid precautions in place. Everything was clean. Loved it. Will come back.
Stayed 1 night in Jan 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, room comfort
It was a lovely stay. The only snag is that there is no dressing table in the main bedroom to do your hair and make up etx. A bit of an oversight from the design team but other than that all else was up to standard.
Stayed 5 nights in Dec 2020

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