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The Waterfront Hotel and Spa

40 Mahatma Gandhi Rd, Point, Durban, 4000

About The Waterfront hotel and Spa

Durban is a city paved with history. The inner city whispers of times passed and the breathtaking colonial architecture of the CBD echoes Durban’s history as one of South Africa’s most profitable ports. At the epicenter of this rich history is The Waterfront Hotel & Spa, a provider of luxury accommodation in Durban for over a century.

The Waterfront Hotel & Spa is a heritage monument to Durban’s historic past which is elegantly combined with lavish modern day facilities such as luxury accommodation, conference venues, a spa and fine dining to offer guests a world-class hotel experience.

Boasting breathtaking panoramic views of the Point Waterfront, Durban Harbour and the Indian Ocean, The Waterfront Hotel & Spa is a must-see for holidaymakers and business travelers alike. Located a mere stone’s throw from Durban’s central business district and the Golden Mile beaches, our hotel seamlessly combines elegance with convenience, originality with comfort and history with modernity.


Settle into comfort and luxury when you check in to our tastefully decorated and comfortable accommodation in Durban. With 83 luxurious rooms each offering stunning views across the harbour and Indian Ocean, The Waterfront Hotel & Spa offers guests a truly special experience.

All of the rooms are fitted with air-conditioning to ensure that you are comfortable during Durban’s sweltering summers. The rooms are also equipped with a safe, satellite TV and Wi-Fi to ensure you enjoy security, entertainment and connectivity throughout their stay.


Our luxury hotel offers couples a trendy and upmarket wedding venue in Durban where they can say their vows and make unforgettable memories.

Our 3 wedding venues provide the perfect setting for any wedding. From intimate wedding gatherings to a large extravaganza, we have the wedding facilities to cater to up to 300 people. We also offer a variety of menu options, so you can rest assured that we have a menu to suit the most discerning of tastes.


Each of our venues is fully equipped, enabling you to run a professional conference without having to hire additional equipment. We are also able to accommodate conferences of various sizes. From 50 delegates up to 300 delegates, our functional conference rooms vary in size enabling us to accommodate you not matter what your requirements.

Dedicated to exceeding expectations, our conference staff will ensure that your delegates are comfortable and relaxed to ensure that they take the most out of your conference and have an enjoyable and enlightening experience.

Dining Options

Vibrant and brimming with an unmistakable urban energy, Wodka Restaurant is one of Durban’s leading restaurants. Boasting a variety of delectable dishes and home to one of the only stations that serves Teppanyaki in Durban, it is a true culinary delight which is revered by our guests. With stunning indoor and outdoor spaces, the restaurant is ideal for dining throughout the year and the bar, popular for after work drinks, is a hub of activity where upmarket and trendy Durban socialites and businessmen meet to wind down after a long week.


Today’s high-paced lifestyle makes it difficult to find time to spoil yourself. Luckily our award-winning spa in Durban opens up a world of relaxation and gives you an excuse to leave your day-to-day stresses at the door and unwind.

We strive to provide you with a myriad of exquisite massage treatments and pampering therapies in a tranquil and luxurious atmosphere where you can slip into a blissful state of relaxation. Let our professional therapists offer you personal attention and spoil you with high quality products which nourish and care for your skin.

Contact Us

T: 031 332 8190


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