Royal Hotel

267 Smith Street, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, 4000, South Africa | 4 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Durban

The Bush

A travel blog entry by thefiveyears


Part of this little trip was a "safari" with the family. Fortunately I don't have too much to write about the family aspect of it, there is a reason I haven't been on a family holiday for about fifteen years. An old sentimental favourite is the Kruger Park, as the mother grew up visiting it (though it was dad's birthday, I suspect she did the …

Oysters and mussels and wine, oh my

A travel blog entry by whiteant


Another rushed pitstop - damn that missing passport - and an overnight stay at the Royal Hotel. The drive in was a challenge - there's a squatter village just north of town, and the folks there seem to get some kind of animal thrill running across the four lane highway at night. How can I put this without sounding too racist: the road is black; the …

Final countdown

A travel blog entry by liammichelle


Spent the last three nights in The Royal Hotel in Durban. It's very posh with an Indian theme. Nice to chill out, relax, visit the beautician and hairdressers. Also managed to do the last of our shopping along the coast, at the markets and in local shopping centres. Andrew came back in and met us, we went to Wilsons Wharf for a thai lunch and The …

Beachfront livin'

A travel blog entry by alexdaugherty


... one thing to work on. The markets have all
sorts of interesting things, including some of the best beadwork I have ever

I went to a Mozambiquian restaurant and had some of the best
calamari of my life and some amazing peri-peri chicken. Peri-peri is a type of
chili that is present in Africa and is now prevalent in the food here.

Being on the beach is nice, there is an awesome
boardwalk-esque path which is nice ...

Days out in Durban

A travel blog entry by wotters


... to soak up the tasty curry sauce especially as Cat has never been a huge fan of rice. Once we’d finished our meal it was time to head back to the main bus station as the last bus went at 16.45pm and we couldn’t afford to miss it. We got back on a people mover outside the restaurant but as we boarded we realised it was on the wrong route and would take us further away from the bus station not towards it. The driver helped us out though and just told ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on 267 Smith Street, Durban, is near uShaka Marine World, Mitchell Park, Nambiti Game Conservancy, and The Spa on Fairway.
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