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Protea Hotel by Marriott Kruger Gate

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Portia Shabangu Rd on Sabi River at the Paul Kruger Gate, Skukuza 1350 South Africa See on map
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

I loved the hotel. The staff everywhere- at front desk, the concierge, the service people.. are all so warm and helpful! the location is fabulous and is literally 5 minutes away from Kruger Gate. A special mention to LUNGA at the front desk who helped...More

Thank megna_jain
Response from Francois M, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Kruger GateResponded yesterday

Dear GUEST, On behalf of the entire hotel team, we want to thank you for sharing your most memorable experiences with us during your recent stay at Protea Hotel Kruger Gate. It is always encouraging to hear positive feedback, particularly when it comes from those...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Everything in the hotel was perfect (food, location, views of the animal from pool terrace, hospitality and cleaning). We even had the possibility to have lunch while seeing giraffes,elephanths,hippos an dbuffalos at the very same time. I would totally recommend the hotel to anyoneMore

Thank david_xxxxxxx
Response from Francois M, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Kruger GateResponded 6 days ago

Dear GUEST, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Protea Hotel By Marriott Kruger Gate through the Guest Satisfaction Survey. As a VALUED CUSTOMER we appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you had a great stay. With a spirit to serve,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

When we left the Skukuza gate of the Kruger we did not have to travel far to get to the Protea Hotel. We pulled up to a grand gate and drove to the elegant reception hall and I was thoroughly impressed. I thought the room...More

Thank TurkM1
Response from Francois M, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Kruger GateResponded 1 week ago

Dear GUEST, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Protea Hotel By Marriott Kruger Gate through the Guest Satisfaction Survey. As a VALUED CUSTOMER we appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you had a great stay. With a spirit to serve,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights whilst visiting the park and it is very close to the main entrance. We really enjoyed our stay and the whole ambience of the resort was pleasant. Built on stilts facilities such as the bedrooms were still modern and...More

Thank George P
Response from Francois M, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Kruger GateResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear GUEST, We are delighted to have been your chosen hotel during your recent stay in Skukuza. It was truly a pleasure to serve you. We appreciate your business and value your honest feedback. Thank you for staying at the Protea Hotel Kruger Gate and...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was there along with my wife and young daughters aged 8 and 6 earlier this year. The property is quite good and just 100 metres away from the Kruger park entrance. It is highly recommended that you get up asap in the morning and...More

Thank Ashish S
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Protea Hotel by Marriott Kruger Gate - Where the bushveld is your playground, no matter your age! Protea Hotel by Marriott Kruger Gate, a superior lodge style hotel on the banks of the Sabie River in More Mpumalanga offers an affordable luxury getaway. The ambiance of comfort is unforgettable in the context of the African bush. Enjoy the serenity of being in a tree house that overlooks the bushveld, whilst you watch the wildlife go by. Keep your head in the clouds as the veranda and walkway to your air-conditioned room is at a level normally the sole domain of the variety of birds found in the area. Situated only 100 meters from the Paul Kruger Gate of the Kruger National Park, the luxurious Protea Hotel by Marriott Kruger Gate provides guests with the ideal location from which to experience wildlife first-hand. This lodge offers bush drives in a Private Reserve and throughout the Kruger National Park, along with open vehicle safaris and organized game trails for you and your family. Don't forget your binoculars in this birdwatchers paradise. A days adventure is best ended off with a visit to the stunning open air Lapa Restaurant. With an extensive array of local foods to choose from, enjoy a dinner under the African stars. We can even make special arrangements for a Tree house sleep out. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free Internet
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
96
Price range
US$190 - US$314 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Protea Kruger Gate Hotel Skukuza
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Protea Kruger Gate Skukuza
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Protea Hotel Kruger Gate
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Kruger Gate Hotel
Location
South Africa > Mpumalanga > Skukuza
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
96
Price range
US$190 - US$314 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Protea Kruger Gate Hotel Skukuza
,
Protea Kruger Gate Skukuza
,
Protea Hotel Kruger Gate
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Kruger Gate Hotel
Location
South Africa > Mpumalanga > Skukuza
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Dining (63)
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Response from Dave R | Reviewed this property |
You might want to do more research to get more value and convenience out of your trip. Staying IN Kruger park, where you drive yourself around and take guided drives if you like, will be more economical AND convenient than... More
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"It's quiet all over this venue. Keep windows closed as per instructions - monkeys are about!"
Alph
22 Sep 2018
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"All lovely (I think)"
749clydea
14 Sep 2018
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"Cannot comment on Hotel accommodation - only the evening Buffet"
irishmike60
13 Sep 2018
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"I think the accommodation is only 2 high and are all very easily accessed"
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25 Jul 2018
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