Salt Rock Hotel, Accommodation Dolphin Coast

Salt Rock Hotel

3 Star Hotel at Basil Hulett Drive, Salt Rock, Dolphin Coast, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. Show on Map

About Salt Rock Hotel

Nestled amongst tropical palms on the golden shores of the warm Indian Ocean, the tranquil Salt Rock Hotel and beach resort is a mere half an hour's drive north of Durban. The quiet and relaxed "island style" resort of Salt Rock on the KwaZulu Natal coast is renowned for it's year round sun-shine, secluded beaches and exciting nightlife in sidewalk cafe's, restaurants and pubs ... the best of both worlds!


Just perfect for couples or families, the Salt Rock Hotel's superb facilities include the 25 metre swimming pool, children's playground, hair and beauty salon, two restaurants and Salty's bar. All our accommodation boasts spectacular sea views (with regular sightings of our bottlenose dolphins] and range from double rooms or family suites to semi and full catering units. Tenting and caravan sites are also on offer.

Dine to the rhythmic sounds of our resident musician on our popular dinner, bed and breakfast package or opt for the bed and breakfast special and sample the local bistros. Our professional and friendly staff is also on hand to organize your romantic beach wedding or to advise you of our finest packages for your company's conference.

Relax, be spoilt and enjoy - the perfect holiday in the perfect setting!


Family Options:
a. Superior rooms (patio / balcony) with air con and kitchenettes (sink, fridge, microwave etc), 1 Queen-bed and 1 single or 2 daybeds in the lounge area.
b. Family rooms (patio / balcony), with fridge and option of a microwave. 1 Queen and 2 or 3 single beds.
c. Inter-leading rooms: two en suite rooms with a joining inter-leading door (some with balcony and fridges), 2 single beds in each room.
d. Duplex suites: The main en suite bedroom downstairs and 2nd bedroom or lounge area and TV upstairs. Ideal for older children or sharing adults (some with fridges). 1 Queen-bed downstairs and 1,2 or 3 singles upstairs.

Double Rooms:
2 Single beds (limited king available), some with balcony and fridges.

Businessman's Rooms:
Single or King beds, air-con, ADSL line and balcony.

Honeymoon Suite:
Flat screen, TV, air-con, kitchenette and balcony.

All our rooms are sea facing and have a selected suite of DSTV programmes.


• Breathtaking sea views from each comfortable room - duplex, standard and family rooms are available
• Protected beaches: Shark netted with professional life guards. Good surf to be had!
• DSTV in all the rooms
• New Ipi Thombi Spa - Heavenly Zulu massages from our new Ipi Thombi Spa
• Jungle gym
• The hotel offers a child friendly and safe environment for kids
• Children's games room
• Salon (manicures, pedicures and beauty therapist)
• Well appointed conference facilities
• Wholesome, delicious meals at Coco's buffet and carvery. Quality and affordability
• Tasteful seafood restaurant in beautiful ocean setting
• Elevated sun terrace for daily dolphin viewing and seasonal whale watching
• Sparkling private pool - hotel and timeshare residents only
• Rock tidal pool
• Fishing towers and rocks which deliver wonderful seafood delights to the licensed angler
• Entertaining ladies bar
• New beach bar
• Bowling club nearby
• Romantic beach weddings catered for
• Friendly family staff
• A place where memories are made and revisited
• Airport transfers on request
• Affordability!


Over the years the Salt Rock Hotel has earned an excellent reputation for the lovely settings it has. There are various venues to choose from and each receives efficient and reliable service ensuring you value for money. The cost of hosting a "beach wedding" on the lawn is negotiable. We are able to quote on a marquee function including all the extras. There are also fixed venues. Contact us for further details about hosting your special day at the Salt Rock Hotel.

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On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)


  • Air-conditioning
  • Audio-visual equipment
  • Bar
  • Breakaway area(s)
  • Business services
  • Catering (in-house)
  • Gazebo
  • Internet connection (ADSL)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Marquee
  • Parking
  • Podium
  • Standard conf. equipment


Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA)
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Price Range
Available on request

Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -29.50367222222222
Longitude: 31.236599999666666

Closest airport(s)
Durban International - 50km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 12h00
Check-out by 10h00

Exceptions to check-in/out times may be arranged, please enquire.

Listed on
April 2009 - 3 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

Quiet and cossy accomodation. When you get there, you don't wish to leave soon. Amazing staff...

Nozipho Maphumulo, Durban Travellers' Rating


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Payment Methods accepted at the establishment

  • Mastercard
  • Visa
  • American Express
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