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The Waterfront hotel & spa by Misty blue hotels

3-starQuality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.
Corner of Mahatma Gandhi & Browns Road, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, 4001, South Africa

Bayfront hotel with spa, near uShaka Marine World
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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From 336 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

  • We arrived and the front desk was very helpful. We however had to wait to book it which…Mar 28, 2019
  • The hotel itself is very nice. We unfortunately arrived and the key maker was down so we…Mar 26, 2019

The Waterfront hotel & spa by Misty blue hotels

from ZAR 854
  • Superior Room
  • Deluxe Room
  • Standard Room
  • Family Room
  • Suite

What’s around The Waterfront hotel & spa by Misty blue hotels


  • In Durban Point
  • UShaka Marine World - 8 min walk
  • Harbour - 1 min walk
  • Addington Beach - 8 min walk
  • Golden Mile - 8 min walk
  • Dairy Beach - 29 min walk
  • BAT Centre - 29 min walk
  • Durban Funworld - 31 min walk

Getting around

  • Durban (DUR-King Shaka Intl.) - 26 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Train station pick-up (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 83 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-midnight
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Express check-in/out
Airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available on request) *

  • Train station pick-up


  • Free extended parking


  • Area shuttle *

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • 20 bars/lounges
  • Restaurant
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Fitness facilities
  • Full-service spa
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
Working away
  • 24-hour business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Year Built - 2010
  • Elevator/lift
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Tempur-Pedic mattress
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)

Special features


Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, Aqa SPA. Services include facials and manicures and pedicures. The spa is equipped with a steam room.


WODKA - This bistro serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

The Waterfront hotel & spa by Misty blue hotels’s small print

Also known as

  • Docklands Hotel
  • aha Waterfront Hotel
  • aha Waterfront Durban
  • aha Waterfront
  • Waterfront hotel Misty blue hotels Durban
  • Waterfront hotel Misty blue hotels
  • Waterfront Misty blue hotels Durban
  • Waterfront Misty blue hotels
  • Three Cities Docklands
  • Three Cities Docklands Durban
  • aha Waterfront Hotel Durban
  • Three Cities Docklands Hotel Durban
  • Three Cities Waterfront Hotel Durban
  • Three Cities Waterfront Hotel
  • Three Cities Waterfront Durban
  • Three Cities Waterfront


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • A 1 percent city/local tax will be charged
  • 1 percent tourism fee will be charged

Optional extras

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of ZAR 500 (subject to availability)

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 165 per person (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 550.00 per vehicle (roundtrip)

WiFi is available in guestrooms for ZAR 0.00 per night (rates may vary)

Wired Internet access is available in guestrooms for ZAR 0.00 per stay (rates may vary)

Train station pick-up service is offered for an extra charge

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Good 7,8 From 60 reviews

Very good 8,0
great stay
wonderful stay, comfortable and relaxed. close to Shaka Marine - which helped a lot. bit disappointed - the ice machine wasn't working according to the bar attendant/s.
Thando, za1 night romance trip
Very good 8,0
Amazing, breakfast delicious and service was good.
Maria, za6 night family trip
Good 6,0
Great for a night stay
The staff was friendly and helpful. The area tends to have a nasty smell coming from the water from the waterfront.
Mary, za1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10,0
Wonderful. Would surely visit again ☺👍
Anthony, za1 night romance trip
Very good 8,0
I had a good stay ata the hotel.
za1 night family trip

The Waterfront hotel & spa by Misty blue hotels

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