Located in the magnificent and sophisticated Royal Palm Hotel, THYME@ROYAL PALM in Umhlanga offers patrons a meal extravaganza creating an absolute masterpiece of culinary delights.
The signature restaurant of The Royal Palm Hotel, THYME@ROYAL PALM, is a fusion of contemporary dining sophistication. THYME@ROYAL PALM offers patrons an opportunity to experience opulent dining with a modern twist. With a unique concept of four distinctive areas under one roof, the restaurant is a refreshing place to enjoy a couple of cocktails or a scrumptious meal. A simple yet effective colour scheme coupled by differentiating textures, welcomes diners to this innovative dining experience. The restaurant includes a bar area, lounge, dining room and outdoor courtyard, each one offering something different to the other to accommodate all.
The focus of the main floor area is a vibrant, circular bar, with four seating arcs surrounding it. This innovative seating plan offers patrons a chance to be part of the dynamic energy at the bar, while enjoying privacy in one of the secluded arcs. Comprising a funky dining room table surrounded by wingback chairs and lengthy leather lounge suites, the lounge enjoys a relaxing ambience.
Here, diners can snack on delicious finger foods whilst sipping exotic cocktails. The main dining room area seats up to 60 people and enjoys an elegant and sophisticated atmosphere. With a selection of table styles, including a chefs table seating eight people as well as other options available, the dining room accommodates small and intimate dining arrangements.
Restaurant goers can also enjoy the THYME@ROYAL PALM ambiance outside, as the restaurant’s sliding folding doors open up onto a spacious courtyard and enjoys an elegant café feel, offering a taste of Al Fresco dining. With such a variety of offerings, THYME@ROYAL PALM serves as a definite hot spot for Durban diners.
From Durban International Airport:
Take the N2, North bound (towards the North Coast and Stanger). Then take the Umhlanga, Phoenix and Mt Edgecombe off ramp. Turn right at the traffic light and follow the appropriate signage to Gateway Theatre of Shopping. Take the Umhlanga Rocks Drive turnoff. At the top of the bridge turn left. At the second traffic circle turn left into CENTENARY BOULEVARD and then left into Palm Boulevard. Royal Palm will be on the left hand side.
From the North Coast:
Take the N2, South bound (towards the South Coast and Port Shepstone). Then take the Umhlanga, Phoenix and Mt Edgecombe off ramp. Turn left at the traffic light and follow the appropriate signage to Gateway Theatre of Shopping. Take the Umhlanga Rocks Drive turnoff. At the top of the bridge turn left. At the second traffic circle turn left into Aurora Drive and then left into Palm Boulevard. Royal Palm will be on the left hand side.
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The Royal Palm Hotel
6 Palm Boulevard
New Town Centre, Umhlanga Ridge
Monday - Sunday:
06:30 - 22:30