Long layover at Durban airport (DUR) or in nearby hotels

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Possibility to spend the night at Durban airport (DUR), if open 24 hours. Services available, places to rest (free resting zones), or look for the list of nearby hotels and vip lounges.

Layover guide. Sleeping facilities in the public zone or boarding area

Spending the night at the airport
Durban's is a modern airport that remains open throughout the night.
Where to rest: There are not many comfortable spots inside the terminal, so it is recommended to have a sleeping bag or blankets in case you have to sleep on the floor. Some VIP lounges are also available, which you can access by paying or through a credit card that provides the service. However, these are closed at night. As for hotels, there are a few in the surroundings operating shuttle services to and from the airport.
Baggage: There are no luggage storage offices inside the enclosure.
Eating and drinking: Eateries close at night.
Restrooms: Showers only inside the VIP lounges, but not in the public toilets.
Wi-Fi: Free for 4 hours.
Other services available around the clock: ATMs, baby changing facilities.

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Nearby Hotels

There are no hotels on-site. Some accommodations in the surroundings offer free transfers for their guests. Shapes of Africa (Tel +27 824 325 513), De Charmoy Estate Guest House (Tel +27 325 338 187), Dolphin View B&B (Tel +27 315 681 453), La-Peng Guest House (Tel +27 329 433 886), Eden Rose Manor (Tel +27 825 553 188), La Mercy Beach Hotel (Tel +27 329 416 221), Greenfire Lodge Dolphin Coast (Tel +27 315 681 794), Airport Beach Backpackers (Tel +27 724 620 909), Acacia Crescent Seaview Manor (Tel +27 329 431 376), Venti Dell'Est (Tel +27 329 431 208).

Latest updates: May 19, 2019

  Scoring of Durban airport

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Scoring in Stay Overnite at The Airport (sleeping conditions):
VIP Lounge Pass