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Umphafa Lounge (Temporarily Closed)

DURInternational Terminal (Inside Security)

The modern and innovative design takes inspiration from the Zulu culture and the beautiful landscape and seascape of surrounding Kwa-Zulu Natal Province. Relax away from the hustle and bustle of the noisy airport... 

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Important Information

  • Children under 2 years old are admitted free with an adult.
  • This lounge is only accessible for passengers departing on International flights.
  • As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the open buffet has been replaced with food selections that can be ordered from a menu. Please follow all posted signage and floor markings to ensure the health and safety of guests and staff members.

Cancellation Policy

  • Cancel up to 24 hours prior to your booking time to get a full refund. Learn more
  • You may enter the lounge one hour before or after your booked time. Your booking starts upon entry.
King Shaka International AirportDURLa Mercy, Durban, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
Located in International Terminal (Inside Security). After Immigration, take the elevator to the entrance on Level 3.
    Travel times are estimates and are not guaranteed. Airports may require you to re-clear security and immigration control to reach the lounge. Clearing security might require a boarding pass departing from the terminal. For lounges inside security or immigration, you must first check your baggage and obtain your boarding pass.
    SatisfactoryUp a lift to get to the lounge. Modern interior with windows to the run way. Coffee was OK. Food looked below average - full English with some croissants. Limited seating area.
    NolzDecember 1st, 2019
    OutstandingExcellent lounge, definitely one of Africa's best lounges.
    Shelin GathiramJune 14th, 2014
    Needs ImprovementLooks great when you first enter - it's only 6 months old. Food is pretty gross, none of the 3 computers work, slow wifi.
    RyanJune 8th, 2014
    From $28 per traveler
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    Free CancellationFree cancellations are permitted 24 hours before your reservation time.

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