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Aha The Riverside Hotel places you within a leisurely stroll of Beachwood Mangroves Nature Reserve and Windsor Park Municiple Golf Course. This 4-star hotel has 169 guestrooms and offers conveniences like a restaurant, a full-service spa, and an outdoor pool. On a river, the hotel is also close to Sahara Stadium Kingsmead and Windsor Park Golf Course.

Dining

Enjoy a bite to eat at Riverside Cafe, the hotel's onsite restaurant. Order from room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room. For your convenience, breakfast is available for a fee each morning from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM.

Rooms

The 169 air-conditioned rooms feature kitchenettes with refrigerators and microwaves. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and satellite TV. Bathrooms have hair dryers and designer toiletries. Coffee makers, laptop-compatible safes, and phones are also standard.

Property features

Aha The Riverside Hotel features a full-service spa, an outdoor pool, and a health club. There's free parking, as well as an airport shuttle for a fee (available on request). The 24-hour front desk has staff standing by to help with dry cleaning/laundry and concierge services. Other amenities at this spa hotel include a spa tub, a sauna, and WiFi in public areas.

Highlights

  • Free in-room WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining
  • Spa

Renovations & Closures

During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Room Amenities

Aha The Riverside Hotel offers 169 air-conditioned accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and coffee/tea makers. Televisions come with satellite channels and pay movies. Accommodations at this 4-star hotel have kitchenettes with refrigerators and microwaves. Bathrooms include designer toiletries, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Durban North hotel provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include in-room massages.

  • Pay movies 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Kitchenette 
  • Microwave 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 

Hotel Amenities

In addition to a full-service spa, aha The Riverside Hotel features an outdoor pool and a health club. The hotel offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include 2 bars/lounges and a poolside bar. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge.

This 4-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. 6 meeting rooms are available. This family-friendly hotel also offers a spa tub, a sauna, and spa services. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) and an area shuttle. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Aha The Riverside Hotel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Restaurant 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 169 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Hair salon 
  • Health club 
  • Computer station 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Conference center 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 6 
  • Free self parking 
  • Year Built 1998 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Sauna 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( ZAR 55 ), Wired high-speed internet ( ZAR 55 )

Parking

Free self parking

Spa Services

Riverside Spa has 7 treatment rooms including rooms for couples. Services include massages, facials, body wraps, and body scrubs. The spa is equipped with a sauna. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy.

  • Number of treatment rooms 7 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Sauna in spa 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Riverside Cafe - This restaurant is located by the pool. A children's menu is available. Reservations are required.

Mojos - This poolside restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Hops - This pub serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility, or spa tub without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Hotel Policies

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No rollaway/extra beds available

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Check-in

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • 1 percent tourism fee will be charged
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: ZAR 145 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: ZAR 55 (rates may vary)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: ZAR 55 (rates may vary)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Hotel Name

  • aha Riverside Hotel
  • aha Riverside Durban
  • aha Riverside
  • Three Cities Riverside
  • Three Cities Riverside Durban
  • aha Riverside Hotel Durban
  • Three Cities Riverside Hotel Durban
  • Riverside Hotel Durban

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.


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