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Protea Hotel by Marriott Hilton

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1 Hilton Avenue, Pietermaritzburg 3245 South Africa See on map
Free Wifi
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Breakfast Buffet
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4 Star accommodation
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All reviews midlands meander separate toilet lovely hotel grand old lady old world charm general manager ideal location curry a la carte menu rooms are spacious clean hotel room service food was fantastic will stay there again our honeymoon natal midlands prawns
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Reviewed 6 January 2018

Our stay at the Hotel was very pleasant - The reception and staff was very helpful and friendly - The rooms were very neat and clean and the bed and bedding was of high quality. It was great to have a restaurant and room service...More

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Response from Faith M, Guest Relations Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott HiltonResponded 8 January 2018

Good Day Thank you for choosing the Protea Hotel Hilton for your recent travels to Hilton. Commitment to service and GUEST satisfaction is a main focus and we are delighted to hear you enjoyed your stay. The pride and dedication our hotel TEAM takes in...More

Reviewed 18 December 2017

The Protea Hilton hotel, situated about 30 minutes drive out of Pietermaritzburg city, is well-established, recently revamped, and effectively managed. Rooms are spacious, staff are friendly, food is varied . Overall, good value , especially if you are a Prokard member.More

Thank Bill434
Response from Faith M, Guest Relations Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott HiltonResponded 19 December 2017

Good Day, Thank you for the feedback on your recent stay at the Protea Hotel Hilton. We really appreciate your good comment. We will share with the entire TEAM to motivate them to always exceed GUEST expectation. We look forward to welcoming you in the...More

Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

We arrived 8th Dec and despite front desk confirming that our room was for full bathroom with bathtub and shower, we only got a room with a shower only. The aircon was not working, we asked for a blown light bulb in the room to...More

Thank Archie M
Response from Faith M, Guest Relations Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott HiltonResponded 18 December 2017

Good Day, Thank you for taking time to complete the GUEST Satisfaction Survey. I am very disappointed to hear about your recent experience at the Protea Hotel Hilton. This comment has been shared with the entire management TEAM to make sure similar situations do not...More

Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

As a group of friends we try a new restaurant every month in the Midlands area, so for the first time we tried the restaurant at The Protea Hotel in Hilton because of the special. We were quite dissatisfied. The atmosphere is very posh and...More

Thank Lauren D
Response from Faith M, Guest Relations Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott HiltonResponded 7 December 2017

Good Day, Thank you for taking time to comment on your recent visit to Protea Hotels by Marriott Hilton. We appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you had a great time, it is disappointing though to hear that there were lapses on...More

Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

I stayed at this hotel for three night for the first time, what a disappointment, very expensive for what you get, only few tv stations that work, poor internet service and the food very poor quality, lucky for me, I will never use my own...More

Thank Gerrie N
Response from Faith M, Guest Relations Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott HiltonResponded 7 December 2017

Good Day, Thank you for taking the time to complete the Guest Satisfaction Survey in regards to your recent stay at the Protea Hotel Hilton. Please accept our apology for not meeting your expectations during your stay. As we strive to deliver a flawless GUEST,...More

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Protea Hotel Hilton - Opulent Elegance in the heart of the Kwa-Zulu Natal Midlands. Situated right on the doorstep of the Midlands Meander, this four star architectural show piece with its imposing Tudor More lines, is a must stay for a meandering country charm seeker. Originally established in 1936, the elegant and upmarket hotel boasts all the modern amenities expected from holiday-makers to businessmen alike, making it the first choice for Pietermaritzburg accommodation. When bringing the family don’t forget your tennis rackets. Our on-site tennis court offers a great opportunity for the whole family to have some fun. Win or lose, a quick dip in the pool will calm everyone down and clear the air. Whether for breakfast, lunch or dinner; a visit to our very own Ellingtons Restaurant offers a mouth-watering choice of local cuisine fit for Royalty. We also offer a private dining area for those special occasions or when entertaining clients. Don’t forget about our Cocktail Lounge that is ready to welcome you for pre or post dinner drinks. So for business or pleasure, Protea Hotel Hilton will take care of your needs. Less
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Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
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Business Centre with Internet Access
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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US$65 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Protea Hotel Hilton
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Pietermaritzburg
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US$65 - US$107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Protea Hotel Hilton
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Pietermaritzburg
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11 January 2017|
Response from Heather P | Property representative |
Good afternoon Natashasi, We do not have a gym, we are about 12ks from Howick, and its about a 30 minute drive to karkloof from the hotel. Kind regards, Heather Poulsen General Manager
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"Family rooms - double king size beds, very spacious, no bath. Executive rooms smaller - twin beds, newly..."
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"Excellent country setting and easily accessible from the N3 Highway."
27 May 2018
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"Pool View Room, great."
31 Jan 2018
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