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    Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga

    corner Lighthouse & Chartwell Drive | Protea Mall, Umhlanga Rocks 4320, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent24%
    • Very good44%
    • Average25%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

    The hotel is well located. The beach is within walking distance, there are fantastic restaurants nearby and Gateway is a short drive away. The rooms are small but well finished. Views are excellent. The hotel has been refurbished and all the finishes are pleasant. I...More

    Thank H H
    Reviewed 2 August 2017

    Hotel is well located between restaurants, with a great choice class eateries around it. Rooms are nice and clean and the hotel has a great beach theme which is not overbearing. Staff were very pleasant and helpful. I had a magnificent sea view from my...More

    Thank JAL047
    Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

    I just never enjoyed my stay at all. Very small room devoid of any character. Also never felt the staff are passionate about what they do. One or two pleasant interactions but when you ask a waitress where you can charge your phone and she...More

    Thank jasonmel2017
    Response from ProteaHotelUmhlanga, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban UmhlangaResponded 3 August 2017

    Dear jasonmel2017 Thank you for taking the time to complete your review on Tripadvisor with regards to your recent stay at Protea Hotel uMhlanga. One of our key priorities is to provide the highest level of friendly and courteous service. While it was a pleasure...More

    Reviewed 30 July 2017

    The Protea is a great alternative if you have business in Durban. The hotel is very nice, fresh renovated. An Uber to Durban is only 145 ZAR and fast enough. And you have a beatufull environment with access to a huge variety of restaurants and...More

    Thank Robert H
    Reviewed 26 July 2017

    Fantastic Hotel Such friendly staff, they really care about your happiness, Anthony is a star man! Nothing is too much trouble, form carrying bags, arranging an outing, recommending restaurants. Just ask, and often you don’t need to ask, they anticipate. Good room , bright well...More

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    Hilton Durban
    1,459 reviews
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    #2 of 18 hotels in Umhlanga Rocks
     
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 95 - USD 184 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Umhlanga Rocks
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 174
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Umhlanga Rocks
    • Also Known As
    • Hotel Umhlanga ,
    • Protea Hotel Umhlanga Rocks ,
    • Protea Umhlanga
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    Dining (10)
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    Bathroom (21)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    theatheunis
    10 July 2017|
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    Response from NerveEventsSA | Reviewed this property |
    5 minutes plus minus and safe, keep eye on traffic when with kids (lots of small but busy little intersections) drivers in area are not to pedestrian friendly - especially the taxis which dominate.
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    AmberSwart
    11 March 2017|
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    Response from ShazDurban | Property representative |
    Children need to be 18 years or older to register on their own to stay!
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    Room Tips
    "Ask specifically for the renovated tower rooms, although the older rooms tend to be a bit bigger."
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    "all rooms are great - request one with sea views"
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    "Higher floors have less traffic and restaurant noise"
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    "Choose a room with a sea view, also hotel only provides breakfast"
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