A national treasure
South Africa’s most cherished hotel stands majestically on Umhlanga’s beachfront, overlooking the Indian Ocean & the iconic lighthouse.
Umhlanga Rocks, KwaZulu-Natal
Occupying a majestic location on the Umhlanga beachfront in KwaZulu-Natal province, The Oyster Box is one of South Africa’s most celebrated hotels, as famous for its remarkable coastal views as the understated luxury and gracious hospitality that have become the hallmarks of this cherished seaside destination.
Set just 15 minutes’ drive from King Shaka International Airport, The Oyster Box offers an array of individually decorated rooms and suites, an award-winning spa set amid tropical gardens, and a mouth-watering menu of restaurants and bars.
With South Africa’s Covid-19 recovery well underway, we are delighted to once again welcome international travellers back to The Oyster Box.
When you visit The Montague, you can meet our team, and over a glass of Champagne, share your ideas and explore our different venues. A detailed and inspiring proposal will be created to include everything you wish to incorporate. Finally, we will take care of delivering everything as promised, down to the last tiny detail – to enable you to have a wonderful time with your guests.
The suite is licensed and perfect for hosting the ceremony itself. It can accommodate large parties of up to 120 guests for the ceremony, 110 for the wedding breakfast and 150 for the reception.
A truly unique setting for a winter wedding, complete with pine trees, falling snow, reindeer, snowmen, ski racks, piste maps and decorative lights.
In summer, the Wood Deck is transformed into the Beach Bar, with real sand, a beach-hut style thatched roof and palm trees - a beautiful and fun backdrop for your wedding.