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Hluhluwe, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A simply amazing hotel. Spent four nights at the hotel while travelling for work. The location of the hotel is perfect. There's is a buffet offering for breakfast and dinner. I also enjoyed ordering of the room service menu for the night that I wanted to stay in. The staff are friendly and we'll mannered. They are always willing to...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 October 2016

I arrived at the hotel and was checked in by staff who I can only assume are new to the job. Although the hotel is part of the Marriott group, it is by no means a Marriott standard hotel. The hotel is located in the West Rand area of Johannesburg and is within a business park. As with all hotels...

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Thabo R, General Manager at Protea Hotel Roodepoort, responded to this review

Dear pharmacist_SP Thank you for taking the time to communicate your feedback to us. Please accept our sincere apologies for the discomfort and the inconvenience that was caused to you during your stay. Your concerns have been taken into serious light and I can assure you remedial action has already taken place. We have noted your arrival and check-in experience...

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We arrived early after our flight from the UK and were given a room straight away without any fuss, apart from my credit card having been stopped. Help was forthcoming when needed to log on to the internet and all in all this is an average priced hotel offering an average no frills service. There is an American themed diner...

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Thabo R, General Manager at Protea Hotel Roodepoort, responded to this review

Dear Mister_Gees Thank you for providing such valuable feedback on your recent stay with us. We are delighted to have been a host to you and look forward to welcoming you again soon. Kind Regards. Thabo Rafuthu General Manager

California
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We enjoy staying at the Protea Hotel Roodepoort. It's close to many shopping center and has a steak house right next store. The restaurant also has a nice play area. You can request a joining room if you have a large family, but make sure you request it ahead of time. Beds are comfy and sofa couch can make into...

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We had made a internet booking Upon arrival we were told they had cancelled out booking, despite us completing all necessary documentation They had apparently been fully booked and had overbooked. The lack ethics and apology that they displayed was astounding We checked into the town lodge not far away Staff in arrival was awesome, despite us just walking in....

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Thabo R, General Manager at Protea Hotel Roodepoort, responded to this review

Dear reddydesire, I would like to apologize sincerely for my delayed response and assure you that I take full responsibility. You are indeed correct that you booking was received well in advance. We again take full responsibility for having to move you to our neighbor hotel. I can assure you that we have strengthened our procedures with regards to confirming...

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Really good place to stay. Well located with a Spur Restaurant next door.Ample spacious parking with 24 hour security. Accommodation is awesome, modern rooms, tea/coffee, fridge in room, free wifi, flat screen TV. Restaurant has a nice deck outside. Food is nice, variety buffet. Bar opened till late.

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

I recently stayed at this Protea for there nights while visiting Jhb. Although it is a little dated my room was nice and clean, a good size and very quiet. I did not use any hotel facilities but we had breakfast at the Spur which is attached to the hotel. The staff were super friendly, very accommodating and generally very...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

We booked one room for a family of 4. Upon arrival there were only 2 towels. After various phone calls to reception and eventually leaving our room to ask for towels at reception,we finally received towels. When informing reception that we didnt have hot water,she responded that we probably didnt know how to operate the tap. 😲😲😲😲😲 We were too...

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Thabo R, General Manager at Protea Hotel Roodepoort, responded to this review

Dear Stellavm. Thank you for taking the time to communicate your feedback to us. We would like to sincerely apologize for the inconvenience and the discomfort that that was caused to you. We regret the unacceptable service you received at our hotel. You are indeed correct that should the room be booked for four GUESTS we need to cater accordingly....

England
Reviewed 7 May 2016

I had a very pleasant stay here last week.. The staff were friendly and helpful, the hotel and rooms were clean and well-maintained. The restaurant has a good range of dishes, and the breakfasts had a wide choice of delicious foods, ranging from the full cooked breakfast, fruits, yogurts, cereal, cheese, ham etc Despite the busy roads nearby, the rooms...

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Thabo R, General Manager at Protea Hotel Roodepoort, responded to this review

Dear JimboAndCoco, We were delighted to receive your commendations about the impressive service offered. GUEST perceptions of the service they receive whilst staying with us is the only true yardstick we have for measuring whether or not we have met their expectations. I should, therefore, like to thank you for taking the time to send us your feedback Please be...

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

Colleagues and I have stayed at this hotel on a number of occasions in the last two months. Whilst the rooms are a little dated - but redesign and refurbishment are on the cards for later this year - the warmth of the welcome and attentiveness of the staff cannot be faulted. Nothing is too much trouble and any problems...

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Thabo R, General Manager at Protea Hotel Roodepoort, responded to this review

Dear Gillian B. Thank you for taking the time to send us your feedback on your recent stay with us. Meeting and exceeding GUESTS' expectations can only be achieved through efficient and friendly, personalized service. We will make sure we commend the TEAM for their excellent service. As discussed with you personally, it is indeed correct that our design TEAM...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Protea Hotel Roodepoort - modern comfort you can afford. The Protea Hotel Roodepoort is ideally located in the West Rand, connected to the major business parks and head offices. Let everything go after a busy day whilst overlooking a beautiful lake and gazing at the lovely views of the city to the east and Magaliesburg to the west. Mix business with pleasure - make the most of your trip and visit some of the many attractions in the area. Get in touch with your roots with a trip to the Cradle of Humankind, and then explore your wild side at the Lion Park. Other sites nearby include Soccer City Stadium, Monte Casino and the Witwatersrand Botanical Gardens. The hotel has easy access to the N1, providing easy access to Greater Roodepoort, Krugersdorp, Sandton, Soweto and Johannesburg CBD. Roodepoort also has a busy business centre, with a large variety of shopping centres for guests to choose from; perfect for business and leisure. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Protea Hotel Roodepoort

Address: corner of 14th Avenue & Hendrik Potgieter Street | Weltevreden Park, Roodepoort 1739, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Roodepoort
Price Range: $73 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Protea Hotel Roodepoort 3*
Number of rooms: 79
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“Get a room facing the lake, away from the motorway.”
 of 5 bubbles StevenL1965, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“ground floor”
 of 5 bubbles mohamedallie, 17 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room that does not face the busy intersections.”
 of 5 bubbles KiloDelta65, 22 Nov 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms are qreat, we stayed on the 3rd floor. Very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles MadeleinB_12, 15 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Check in on the higher floors”
 of 5 bubbles 27AmandaS312, 30 Aug 2015 | Read review
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