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Functions & Events at Umthunzi

From intimate family celebrations to full house corporate banqueting, Umthunzi is a function venue of choice. Ideal for business year end functions, corporate getaways, birthdays, anniversaries, product launches and so much more, Umthunzi is known for welcoming, professional service and excellent ambience.  You will have your package personally customised to suit your style and focus. Choose to hold your event in the lovely restaurant, 30⁰ South, or select from the various quality function rooms, with flexible layout options.

Your guests and staff can stay over in this AA Highly Recommended hotel to enjoy all that Umthunzi has to offer. What you need can be sourced for you….decorations, photographers, props, equipment and entertainers and more. Finger foods, buffets, plated meals and spit braais are some of the many delicious food options.

Voted as the coast’s “Best Function Venue” , every event is treated with personal attention to ensure you and your party have a great experience. Umthunzi’s friendly and professional team is committed to giving you the package you need to make your function memorable.

A short list of some of the functions we cater for:

  • Product Launches, Incentive Dinners & Promotional Events
  • Breakfasts, Luncheons & Dinners
  • Cocktail Parties
  • Birthday & Anniversary Parties
  • Banqueting Functions
  • Gala Dinners & Black Tie Events
  • Tea Parties, Kitchen Teas & Stork Parties
  • Themed Events
  • Exhibitions

Venue Styles and Capacities:

Umthunzi Hotel & Conference venue options and layouts for functions and events.

Function Reviews:

I would like to extend sincere appreciation for the excellent function on Saturday morning. The professional approach by all, and the excellent spread, went down extremely well. Thank you for the streamlined planning and smooth running of the entire event.

Noel Coetzee March 2021 (email)

Beautiful views. Lovely facilities. wonderful staff.

Tercia Venn Oct 2020 (Facebook)

Fantastic environment for weddings and celebration parties, delicious food and welcoming chefs

Sbongumusa Mthembu Sept 2020 (Facebook)

Our stay at Umthunzi made us all feel so welcomed, they were very accommodating and hospitable. It is such a beautiful hotel and we enjoyed every minute being there. Once again a big thank you to everyone that went out their way to make our team building run as smoothly as it did.

Candice Pillay (Ethekwini Cold Stores) Nov 2017

Great venue! Excellent service, delicious food. Definitely worth the trip down the coast. Great for corporate groups.

Christel Radloff (Snazzi Events) October 2016 (Facebook review)

Many thanks once again for superb delivery of service to our clients and Exco team They really were impressed with the event, considered the best of the 5 functions hosted around KZN. Well done to all @ Umthunzi!!!!

Wendy Bishop Sept 2-15, (FNB lunch for private banking clients)

I would like to thank all Umthunzi staff for making our Year End Weekend Function awesome and a great success! The attention to detail & service is refreshing & very much appreciated.

Joanne vd Heever on behalf of the Mededi directors & staff. November 2014

Thank you so much to Umthunzi Hotel for the amazing hosting, help and wonderful staff.. and for just being terrific in every way!

Daine Snyder Sept 2015, (Mens breakfast function)


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