Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani

Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani

Durban’s Landmark Hotel

An iconic hotel in Durban, the Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani invites guests to experience a modern full-service stay on Durban’s sun-kissed beachfront. Sweeping Indian Ocean views along the 7km promenade have  set the scene for memorable holidays and exceptional events for nearly five decades. Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani promises an unforgettable stay in a contemporary classic. Sleep in comfort, dine with variety and meet with style.

Uniquely able to accommodate and facilitate business and special events in a vibrant beach location. Large scale events, group accommodation, exceptional venues and seamless service combine to set Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani apart.

A location metres from Durban’s most loved beaches, inviting and fully equipped accommodation with sea views, a choice of three heated outdoor pools and a different dining venue for every night of your stay – little wonder why we welcome back guests year after year. 

Experience personalised service from one of South Africa’s largest and most-revered hotels. We have built our reputation by setting the standard for service and personal attention and we know you expect nothing less.

Our Rewards Programme allows you to earn SunRands on your accommodation and meals which you can use towards your next holiday or meal at one of our restaurants.

For your convenience, you can pre-book your parking before checking in at the hotel. Kindly call +27 31 362 1300 to reserve your parking bay.

Services & Amenities

  • 734 modern rooms
  • Unlimited WiFi daily
  • Mangwanani Boutique Spa
  • The Grill Jichana, Lingela, Vigour and Verve and a choice of other restaurants and bars
  • Rates include breakfast.
  • Kids under 18 stay and eat breakfast free
  • Fitness Centre
  • Underground parking at R50 can be reserved at reservation stage
  • 3 heated swimming pools
  • Business Centre
  • Self-service workstation
  • Conferencing facilities

Nearby Points of Interest

  • Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre: 1.1km
  • Suncoast Casino Hotel & Entertainment: 1.2km
  • Moses Mabhida Stadium: 2.5km
  • ABSA Rugby Stadium: 2.8km
  • Kingsmead Stadium: 2.8km
  • uShaka Marine World: 3.6km
  • King Shaka International Airport: 31km

Join the Rewards programme - sign up is FREE and easy – or sign-in to qualify for the Best Rate Guarantee, an exclusive member discount applicable to online bookings.

Physical Address
63 Snell Parade

GPS Coordinates: 29°50'43.58'' S | 31°2'5.96'' E

General Manager: Wayne Smith

Telephone: +27 31 362 1300 / +27 31 492 4111


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