Garden Court Umhlanga

3.0 star property
3-star hotel in Umhlanga with outdoor pool and restaurant

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Garden Court Umhlanga

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Outdoor pool, pool umbrellas, pool loungers
Free daily English breakfast
Property amenity
Fitness facility

Overview of Garden Court Umhlanga

8.6 out of 10 Fabulous
8.6/10 Fabulous

Property highlights

  • Pool
  • Free breakfast
  • Airport transfer
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
Cnr Aurora Dr & Centenary Blvd, Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal, 4319
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Outdoor pool
  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • Children's pool
  • Pool bar
  • Room service
  • Babysitting
  • Business centre
  • 6 meeting rooms
  • Airport shuttle
Feel at home
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Children's pool
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bath and shower
  • Television
  • Garden

Room options

Standard Room (Non Smoking)

  • 18 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed


  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Queen Bed

Standard Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking

  • 20 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Double Beds

About this area

What's nearby

  • Heart of Umhlanga
  • Umhlanga Rocks Beach - 8 min drive
  • Durban Beach - 8 min drive
  • UShaka Marine World - 14 min drive

Getting around

  • Durban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.) - 20 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)


  • Kauai - 4 min walk
  • Chateâu Gâteaux - 12 min walk
  • Pizza Boyz - 1 min walk
  • News Cafe - 6 min walk
  • De'Ma Restaurant - 4 min walk

About this property

Garden Court Umhlanga

Garden Court Umhlanga offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for ZAR 250 per person one way. The outdoor pool is a great spot to take a dip, and guests can grab a bite to eat at Mnandi, which serves local and international cuisine and is open for breakfast and dinner. Other highlights include a poolside bar, a 24-hour fitness centre and a fitness centre.



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
Follows the industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property

Safety measures

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 204 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2 PM until midnight
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • 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
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • Babysitting*


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free secured, uncovered on-site self-parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Height restrictions apply for on-site parking


  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours a day)*

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free English breakfast 6:30 AM–10:00 AM on weekdays and 7:00 AM–11:00 AM on weekends
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Snack bar/deli

Travelling with children

  • Children's pool
  • Babysitting (surcharge)

What to do

  • Beach nearby

Working away

  • Business centre
  • 6 meeting rooms
  • Computer station


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Luggage storage
  • Pool loungers
  • Pool umbrellas


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • 24-hour fitness centre
  • An outdoor pool


  • Lift
  • Accessible bathroom (selected rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (selected rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible business centre
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Step-free path to entrance

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • Television
  • Digital TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle

Sleep well

  • Blackout curtains
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bath and shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone


  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Mnandi – This restaurant specialises in local and international cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner.
Ukuphela – This bar specialises in international cuisine and only serves light fare. Open daily.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 250 per person (one way)

Children & extra beds

  • Babysitting is available for an extra charge


  • Parking height restrictions apply

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).


Guests can rest easy knowing that there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards on site.
This property accepts credit cards.

Also known as

Garden Court Umhlanga Hotel Durban
Garden Court Umhlanga Hotel
Garden Court Umhlanga Hotel
Garden Court Umhlanga Umhlanga
Garden Court Umhlanga Hotel Umhlanga

Frequently asked questions

Does Garden Court Umhlanga offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Garden Court Umhlanga does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Garden Court Umhlanga?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Garden Court Umhlanga?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
Are pets allowed at Garden Court Umhlanga?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at Garden Court Umhlanga?
Yes, there's free self parking.
Is an airport shuttle service offered by Garden Court Umhlanga?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is ZAR 250 per person one way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Garden Court Umhlanga?
You can check in from 2 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 10 AM.
Is there an on-site casino at Garden Court Umhlanga?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Sibaya Casino (8-min drive) and Suncoast Casino and Entertainment World (11-min drive) are both nearby.
What is there to do at Garden Court Umhlanga and nearby?
Garden Court Umhlanga has an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness centre, as well as a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Garden Court Umhlanga?
Yes, Mnandi offers local and international cuisine.
What's the area around Garden Court Umhlanga like?
Garden Court Umhlanga is in the heart of Umhlanga, a short 4-minute walk from Gateway Theatre of Shopping and 6 minutes' walk from Umhlanga Hospital.







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10/10 Exceptional

Juliet, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Thobi, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

RADFORD, 2-night business trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Johan, 1-night business trip
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2/10 Poor

Donald, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Mamolepe Scynet, 2-night trip
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8/10 Very good

The room was well cleaned and presented a good atmosphere, however, the shower ‘s drainage was not that good.
ANNIE, 5-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

George, 3-night trip
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8/10 Very good

Sasheen, 1-night family trip
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8/10 Very good

Amarnath, 2-night family trip
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