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Protea Hotel by Marriott OR Tambo Airport

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Peoria, Illinois
Reviewed 25 May 2016

On airport but round and round to get there. In a quiet region - no significant aircraft noise. Some road noise. Not too large. Outside eating and lounge areas around water features. Aircraft themed including rooms and public areas. An old aircraft simulator is located in the meeting room area and can be used by guests at any hour. Full...

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Natalie B, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott OR Tambo Airport, responded to this review

Dear JOM922 Thank you for sharing your experience with Protea Hotel OR Tambo Airport on TripAdvisor. We are extremely happy to see that our facilities were to your liking. We have taken all measures possible to ensure that outside noise is blocked by sound proofing the rooms. I have spoken to our maintenance manager who would be happy to supply...

Kiev, Ukraine
Reviewed 25 May 2016

Hmm.. it may be conveniet in a certain way - however I will with twice before coming here again - when in JHB on business. Breakfast spread is nice. have already taken my gripes up with them - hope they take it to heart!

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Natalie B, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott OR Tambo Airport, responded to this review

Dear Jordan V Thank you for sharing your experience with Protea Hotel OR Tambo on TripAdvisor. Every process put in place is aimed at providing you with an unforgettable hotel experience. From your recent feedback, I am disappointed to learn that we fell short of your expectations. Please accept our apology for not meeting your expectations during your stay. As...

London
Reviewed 22 May 2016

We stayed at the Protea Hotel for one night as a stopover between safari lodges in March. The reception staff were so helpful. We wanted to travel to Sandton to buy a Hard Rock café badge and were a little unsure about travelling on the train. The staff were amazing. The hotel provides a free taxi service to the train...

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Natalie B, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott OR Tambo Airport, responded to this review

Dear HaleySS Thank you for sharing your experience at the Protea Hotel O.R. Tambo Airport through TripAdvisor. With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted to hear that we have met your expectations. We are immensely pleased to hear that we could provide such wonderful assistance with your travels...

Port Louis
Reviewed 17 May 2016

Staff was excellent in all respects - from the drivers, the room attendants, the guides, the barman, the waiters, the receptionists... They go out of their way to make sure that you spend the best time possible. First the food - excellent at any time. The a-la-carte menu is just beyond description. Then the rooms - clean, well-maintained and well-aired....

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Natalie B, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott OR Tambo Airport, responded to this review

Dear AkashGG1977 Thank you for sharing your experience at the Protea Hotel O.R. Tambo Airport through TripAdvisor. With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted to hear that we have met your expectations. As a Valued GUEST, your feedback will be shared with the TEAM to continue to inspire...

Anchorage, Alaska
Reviewed 17 May 2016 via mobile

Very nice hotel close to airport with excellent free shuttle. Winding down after 4 week trip in Southern Africa. Excellent dining, very pleasant staff and relaxing outdoor garden area. Best wi-fi on trip. Highly recommend We are senior couple retired

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Natalie B, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott OR Tambo Airport, responded to this review

Dear drn45 Thank you for rating us on TripAdvisor. We are immensely pleased to hear that you enjoyed our facilities and were overjoyed when reading your message. Flattered as we are with this revue there is always room for improvement and we shall strive to ensure that your next stay is even better than your last. We hope to see...

Reviewed 16 May 2016

Used for transfer its a very nice hotel with good facilities . The room was clean and comfortable and perfect for our needs. I would recommend this hotel if you are looking for a good quality airport hotel while visiting joburg.

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Natalie B, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott OR Tambo Airport, responded to this review

Dear Disco292 Thank you for sharing your experience at the Protea Hotel O.R. Tambo Airport through TripAdvisor. With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted to hear that we have met your expectations. As a Valued GUEST, your feedback will be shared with the TEAM to continue to inspire...

Roatan, Honduras
Reviewed 16 May 2016

We normally stay at the Protea Hotels when visiting South Africa and now that they are part of the Marriott Family, there is one more reason to the choice. This Protea by the OR Tambo airport is very conveniently located with frequent complimentary shuttle service ( only 5 minutes from the airport) ; personnel is very efficient and attentive, interior...

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Natalie B, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott OR Tambo Airport, responded to this review

Dear Clamic Thank you for sharing your experience at the Protea Hotel O.R. Tambo Airport through TripAdvisor. With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted to hear that we have met your expectations. As a Valued GUEST, your feedback will be shared with the TEAM to continue to inspire...

Mackay, Australia
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Great shuttle service to and from the airport. Rooms are of a good standard, buffet breaki is excellent. The hotel theme is that of the bowels of the airport, the staff are even dressed to this theme. Unfortunately it does not make for not a warm and welcoming reception area. There is a large pool and a gym and you...

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Natalie B, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott OR Tambo Airport, responded to this review

Dear Jayne J Thank you for rating the hotel on TripAdvisor. We are so pleased to hear that you enjoyed our aviation warehouse theme and air hostess uniforms. With new renovations in the future the reception area should feel more welcoming. We hope to see you again when you travel through Johannesburg. Kind regards, Natalie and TEAM

La Roche-sur-Yon, France
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Unless you book DIRECT with this hotel don't bother! We made a booking but when we arrived it had alteady been cancelled. The reservation staff came up with the lame excuse that it is hotel policy that if you haven't checked in by 6pm i.e. paid, the booking is automatically anulled! How ridiculous is that? However it was clear that...

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Natalie B, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott OR Tambo Airport, responded to this review

Dear 641franb Thank you for taking the time to write to us and sharing your recent experience at Protea Hotel O.R. Tambo Airport with us. I sincerely apologise for the inconvenience caused regarding your booking at the Hotel. It is with regret that I inform you that our hotel policy states that if a GUEST has not provided the hotel...

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

We stayed only for a night after landing in Joberg & it turned out to be very convinient as it was so close by. It was a neat clean comfortable place with excellent buffet breakfast & a nice restaurant where we had a really good meal. The staff is extremely friendly & cooperative. Highly recommended.

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Dear PANAVAHUJA Thank you for sharing your experience at the Protea Hotel O.R. Tambo Airport through Trip Advisor. With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted to hear that we have met your expectations. As a Valued GUEST, your feedback will be shared with the TEAM to continue to...

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Amenities

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Protea Hotel by Marriott OR Tambo Airport - Best Location, Ultimate Convenience. The pristine four-star Protea Hotel OR Tambo Airport is set in the heart of Kempton Park, minutes from OR Tambo International Airport, South Africa's largest airport. An aviation enthusiast's paradise, the hotel is themed around an aircraft hangar. The industrial ambiance of the hotel is felt in the polished concrete floors, steel finishes, chrome lighting and top to bottom windows. Order a cocktail at the long, steel aircraft wing that is the bar, sink into a comfortable couch and relax as you watch the aero planes cruise to the landing strip. The lounge provides a peaceful setting with WiFi access where business travellers can conduct informal meetings. Time-conscious local and international business travellers can enjoy a convenient location 35 minutes from Sandton and Pretoria and is situated 800m from the Rhodesfield Gautrain Station. Protea Hotel OR Tambo Airport offers complimentary shuttles to and from OR Tambo International Airport between 06h15 and 22h45 daily, as well as a shuttle to and from Rhodesfield Gautrain station on request. Whether you're stopping over or have an extended business stay ahead, Protea Hotel O.R. Tambo Airport has it all - trendy pool area, funky bar and The Warehouse restaurant. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Protea Hotel by Marriott OR Tambo Airport

Address: Corner of York & Gladiator Streets | Rhodesfield, Kempton Park 1619, South Africa (Formerly Protea Hotel O.R. Tambo Airport)
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Kempton Park
Price Range: $122 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Protea Hotel by Marriott OR Tambo Airport 4*
Number of rooms: 213
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#7 Luxury Hotel in Kempton Park
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“Ask for a room, not facing airport or highway.”
JAL047, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“If you want to see airport operations be sure to ask for a room facing the airport”
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  • kulula Airlines jet departing in the background. AF 280 in the foreground
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  • Emirates 777 departing from JNB
  • The room, airport just outside
jrsee, 13 May 2017 | Read review
“Not room 125”
Stuart_Redsell, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We were on the airport side of the hotel and we didn't notice any noise.”
Doris20151024, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you have to stay here, make it short and go out for dinner”
rosannes125, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
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