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Hotel Description

4-star beach hotel near Durban Beach

On river

You'll find Moses Mabhida Stadium and Durban Beach within 3 miles (5 km) of this Durban North hotel. Also, Beachwood Mangroves Nature Reserve is within half a mile (1 km) and Windsor Park Golf Course is within 2 miles (3 km).

Poolside dining

A full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a restaurant are all featured at this romantic hotel. Families will appreciate the children's pool, kid-friendly dining, and in-room childcare. Relax with a drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges and enjoy perks like free self parking.

Free WiFi, kitchenettes

The 169 guestrooms feature well-equipped kitchenettes with refrigerators and microwaves, as well as free WiFi and satellite TV. Other amenities include room service, coffee/tea makers, and in-room massages.

Standard Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$53* Per night/room May 8 - May 9

Basic Double Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Family Room

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Double Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Triple Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Property Features

The Riverside Hotel offers its guests a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a health club. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at one of the bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. A computer station is on site, and both WiFi and wired Internet are available in public spaces for a fee. You'll find a 24-hour business center on site. A children's pool, a spa tub, and a sauna are also featured at the family-friendly The Riverside Hotel. An airport shuttle (available on request) and an area shuttle are available for a fee. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Durban North hotel.

  • 169 guestrooms or units
  • 5 levels
  • 2 bars or lounges
  • Built in 1998
  • Buffet breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar by the pool
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Business center (24 hours)
  • Conference center
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Beauty salon
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Television in lobby
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge) , Wired Internet access - surcharge

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Durban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.) (28.6 km / 17.8 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle and area shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Riverside Hotel offers 169 air-conditioned accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies. Accommodations at this 4-star hotel have kitchenettes with refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Durban North hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include in-room massages.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Satellite channels
  • Movies for purchase
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Designer toiletries
  • Telephone
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

Riverside Cafe - This restaurant is located by the pool. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

Mojos - This poolside restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Hops - This pub serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

An outdoor pool, a children's pool, and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

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

  • Water skiing nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Spa Services

Riverside Spa has 7 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs, and body treatments. The spa is equipped with a sauna. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy.

  • Sauna in spa
  • Number of treatment rooms 7
  • Couples treatment rooms
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body treatments
  • Body scrubs
  • Facial treatments
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Hydrotherapy treatments
  • Massages

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Airport transportation is offered on request. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

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.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Debit cards not accepted

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: ZAR 145 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: ZAR 55 (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wired Internet in public areas: ZAR 55 (rates may vary)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Three Cities Riverside
  • Three Cities Riverside Durban
  • aha Riverside Hotel Durban
  • Three Cities Riverside Hotel Durban
  • Riverside Hotel Durban
  • aha Riverside Hotel
  • aha Riverside Durban
  • aha Riverside
  • aha Riverside Durban North
  • The Riverside Hotel Hotel
  • The Riverside Hotel Durban North
  • The Riverside Hotel Hotel Durban North

You should know

  • The Riverside Hotel offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 24 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

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

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