Perched graciously on the elevated slopes of Upper Morningside, among some of the city’s most prestigious residential properties, Upton Hall captures excellence in every detail whilst introducing an entirely new standard in sophisticated boutique hotels. The modern yet tasteful revamp of one of the city’s premier 1930's-style mansions, has created a seamless blend of old and new. Attention to detail is evident throughout. Guests will enjoy beautifully appointed luxury suites, each endowed with Africa’s harmonious spirit and every technological convenience and luxury. While all rooms share common elements such as luxury linens and designer bathroom products, no two are alike in décor or dimension. Extensive facilities cover the full spectrum from business to leisure and relaxation; from a bar/cigar lounge, 28-seater dining room and three inter-leading, temperature-controlled cellars stocking the finest French champagnes and South African wines, to a 14-seater private dining venue and well-equipped boardroom; private lounges and a covered terrace where meals can be taken, as well as the swimming pool, private, fully-equipped gym with steam room complete
For guests seeking a little hustle and bustle, Durban’s renowned Florida Road, with scores of restaurants, pubs and galleries is in close proximity, as is the recently upgraded beachfront, major sports stadiums and golf courses. For business guests, Upton Hall is well-placed for access to the city centre, as well as quick freeway access to the Umhlanga Ridge precinct. At Upton Hall, every meal will be one to savour. Its proudly South African menu is the work of accomplished Chef Nardia Adams, who produces memorable meals from a kitchen designed for excellence in every respect. Creativity is her driving force and her philosophy that “food, like fashion, is ever-changing”, informs her style and innovative menu.