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Richards Hotel
akani the richards hotel richards bay south africa

The Akani Richards Hotel is a 4 star luxury hotel in upmarket 'Meerensee', Richards Bay. All the rooms feature tea & coffee making facilities, remote controlled DSTV and telephone. Air conditioning and daily room cleaning will ensure that you enjoy a relaxed, comfortable stay.

Star Grading: tourismgrading-4-stars
Tel: +27.35.753.1301
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Richards Hotel

Hotel Accommodation Richards Bay

Location Information
Locality Region Telephone Fax
3 Hibberd Drive, Meerensee, Richards Bay, Zululand KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Extra Information

Features on site or nearby

To take a trip around the port of Richards Bay, why not take a harbour cruise? To find out more click here.

Property description

The Richards Hotel is a 4 star luxury hotel in the upmarket suburb 'Meerensee' of Richards Bay. The hotel is ideally situated with only a 10 min walk to the beach, 10 min drive to the crocodile farm or large shopping complex, 15 min from the airport, 45 min drive to St Lucia or a one hour drive to the Hluhluwe Game Reserve.

Check in times

Check in after: 14:00 Check out before: 11:00

Area activities

* Crocodile sanctuary 5.0 km
* Cinema 10.0 km
* House riding
* Walking
* Golf
* Birds Watching
* Shopping Mall 1.0 km
* Beach and Whale watching 1.0 km
* Fishing surf and harbour 2.0 km
* St Lucia estuary 70.0 km
* Hluhluwe Game Reserve 120.0 km
* Cape Vidal 120.0 km
* Shaka Land 70.0 km
* Durban 175.0

Driving directions

Road Travel - The Richards Hotel in Richards Bay is easily accessible from the N2 highway from Durban or the M34 from Melmoth. If you are driving to the hotel yourself, follow Fish Eagle Flight for 610m. This becomes Pelican Parade follow for 166m. Take the Nkoninga turn-off to the right and follow for 512m. Turn left into East Central Arterial road. At the second set of robots you will find a major intersection - The John Ross Parkway. Turn left and follow the parkway into the suburb of Meerensee. The hotel turn-off is well sign posted, take a right-hand turn into Hibberd drive and the hotel is 400m down the road.


Air Travel - Fly directly to Richards Bay Airport where the Hotel courtesy bus will collect and deliver you safely to the hotel. Car Rental companies are located at the airport.

Other transport

Avis Rent a Car - 035 789 6555
Tempest SIXT car hire - 035 789 0448
RIS Vehicle Hire - 035 786 1274
Europcar - 035 786 1881
CABS Car Hire - 035 789 3097
Budget Rent a car - 035 789 0986

Type Name Max people
Double Nelson Mandela Suite R1655 - R1920 2
Double King Goodwill Suite R1655 -R1920 2
Double/Twin Standard rooms - Room Only R460 - R500 2
Double/Twin Standard rooms - Double B&B R650 - R1030 2
Double/Twin Standard rooms - Single B&B R555 - R770 2


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Dining room Akani Richards Hotel

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