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Protea Hotel Durban Edward

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149 O R Tambo Parade North Beach, Durban 4001 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

I spent few nights in Protea Hotel Durban Edward and I have a mix feelings... Hotel is in great location, ocean front, so view from restaurant/lobby was spectacular (unfortunately not from my room)... I was reached in advance with questions about check-in time (very positive),...More

Thank Maiki_wawa
Response from Belinda N, Manager at Protea Hotel Durban EdwardResponded today

Dear Maiki_wawa, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback after your recent stay at the Protea Hotel by Marriott® Durban Edward. Your feedback is highly valued and will be used constructively to maintain and improve our standards of service and facilities....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel was warm and staff were very welcoming, facilities was fantastic, room has all the necessary requirement. Room was comfortable had a fantastic view , can definitely recommend this hotel , one of the better hotels I have stayed in.

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Reviewed 30 July 2018

This is one of the oldest hotels in Durban. It is on the sea front and therefore handy if you want to wander out and find a restaurant on the beach. The rooms are spacious, clean and comfortable if a bit dated. The bathrooms need...More

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Response from Belinda N, Guest Relations Manager at Protea Hotel Durban EdwardResponded 31 July 2018

Dear Dix999 Thank you for your most recent post on TripAdvisor. You are correct in saying that the Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Edward is one of the oldest hotels in Durban, in fact the Hotel was built in 1911. Another interesting fact is that...More

Reviewed 27 July 2018

I must confess that the restaurant has improved significantly. My family were treated to prompt service. Our table was reserved. The food was excellent The prawns were extra large in the sumptuous sea food dish Special meals were prepared by the caring Chefs. Lucky came...More

Thank Easygoing282
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Thando the chef is passionate about her job and talks to both guests and her colleagues in a tone that is both respectful and humble. There is joy in her attitude.The rooms are comfortable and both breakfast and dinner are a fully fledged buffet with...More

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The Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Edward harks back to a time of Victorian elegance. This world-famous hotel in Durban, South Africa has played host to princes and presidents, field marshals, millionaires ...More and movie stars since 1911. Whether you are travelling for business or leisure purposes, the Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Edward is ideally situated on the Golden Mile. Take off your shoes and feel the soft, beach sand between your toes. Make sure you have your swimsuit because a dive in the warm waters of the Indian Ocean is hard to resist. Cool off whilst you walk along the promenade, which allows you to walk from uShaka Marine world to Suncoast Casino. For those travelling on business we are situated 5 minutes away from Durban CBD and the ICC (International Convention Centre). We are within easy access to all major highways and King Shaka Airport is a mere 35 minutes away so getting to all those meetings is not a hassle. Return to our graceful and stylish rooms, which are all equipped with LCD TV's, en-suite bathrooms, executive work desks, wireless internet access and over half of the rooms have remarkable sea views. The Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Edward with its personalised friendly service and extremely comfortable rooms offers a luxurious holiday experience or a professional business trip. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
131
Price range
USD 84 - USD 188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Edward
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Business
,
Luxury
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
131
Price range
USD 84 - USD 188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Edward
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
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Traveller (154)
Room & Suite (222)
Dining (49)
Pool & Beach (8)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
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Kofnag
15 August 2017|
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Response from NerveEventsSA | Reviewed this property |
Yes... it is approximately 1.5kms from the centre, safest route is along the upper marine parade during the day light hours or a scenic walk along the Beachfront, I would recommend a taxi after dark,
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Lu_De_Travel
24 October 2016|
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Response from joseph o | Reviewed this property |
Early morning walks and late afternoon i found quite safe. During the the it is quite busy so generally safe. Commons sense a good guide for general safety.
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"Rooms with a sea view are the best ones to book."
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"probably the front rooms would be a better option"
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"Ask for a balcony facing the ocean."
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"We stayed in room 603 and it had a lovely view"
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