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Protea Hotel by Marriott Hilton

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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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All reviewsmidlands meanderseparate toiletlovely hotelold world charmgeneral managerideal locationcurrya la carte menurooms are spaciousclean hotelroom servicefood was fantasticwill stay there againnatal midlandsprawnskeep up the good workbusiness trip
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Reviewed 2 October 2012

I was interested to see how the renovations had turned out since the Protea Group took over the hotel since I last stayed there when it was just known as "The Hilton Hotel". From the outside it looks quite nice and the interiors have also...More

Thank darren2802
Response from HeatherPoulsen, Guest Relations Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott HiltonResponded 9 October 2012

Hi darren2802 Thank you for taking the time to review Protea Hotel Hilton on TripAdvisor. The feedback we get helps us determine both our positive and negative aspects of the Hotel, and to improve wherever possible. It is also imperative to us to ensure whether...More

Reviewed 27 September 2012

This historic hotel has been renovated to perfect elegance and charm. The rooms are clean, the beds are like sleeping in the clouds, the food is unbelievable! There is no reason to ever eat out. The pool is very cold on a hot day, or...More

Thank kttrue
Response from HeatherPoulsen, Guest Relations Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott HiltonResponded 2 October 2012

Hi Kttrue, Thank you kindly for the lovely review. When a hotel TEAM pulls together and works hard to make a difference, and we get a wonderful review like yours is tremendously up-lifting. I am going to put this review on our notice board for...More

Reviewed 31 August 2012

What a nice place to be ! Not only quality of service, but the smile from everybody in the staff is present at all time, here we do always find being a VIP !!! Even the lady general director shows a permanent availability and kind...More

Thank Christianvanrechem
Response from HeatherPoulsen, Guest Relations Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott HiltonResponded 4 September 2012

Dear Christianrechem Thank you so very much for the wonderful review! I am thrilled to share your feedback with the TEAM; it is the best motivation when hard work and commitment is seen. I thank you for the valuable time spent writing this review. It...More

Reviewed 22 August 2012

Checked in at Hilton Hotel on 14 August, it was very misty and cold weather. Once we saw the hotel it didn't look like most Protea hotels in South Africa. We were greated by the chech in desk and given some welcome fruit juice. Everything...More

1  Thank Skip_15
Response from HeatherPoulsen, Guest Relations Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott HiltonResponded 29 August 2012

Dear Skip_15 We are thrilled to receive your feedback regarding you recent stay at Protea Hotel Hilton. We pride ourselves on the rich history of the hotel and the building style that originated from 1938; the hotel is as you said truly beautiful. Your comments...More

Reviewed 15 August 2012

Service great only problem if you get a room that is a 30.... Something run for the hills you won't sleep air conditioning central unit makes the whole passage vibrate to the mangers credit they moved us after initial confusionMore

1  Thank dieselblade
Response from HeatherPoulsen, Guest Relations Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott HiltonResponded 23 August 2012

Dear dieselblade Thank you so much for taking the time to post this review following your stay at Protea Hotel Hilton. We value GUEST feedback and I am pleased advise that we have investigated the issue raised. I can only apologise for the inconvenience it...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$75 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$75 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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natashasingh1329
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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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"Excellent country setting and easily accessible from the N3 Highway."
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"Pool View Room, great."
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"If you travel in summer and want to sleep late, choose a room not overlooking the swimming pool for the..."
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"Preferably not a room overlooking the parking areas."
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