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Protea Hotel O.R. Tambo Airport

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Corner York & Gladiator Street | Rhodesfield, Kempton Park 1627, South Africa
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Ranked #7 of 21 hotels in Kempton Park
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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Munich, Germany
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Rooms are small, but clean. View to the airport is preferable, however small window. Style of the hotel is cool, food is good and big buffet, both in the morning and for dinner! Pool are very clean. Free shuttle service from and to the airport, every 30 min.

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Cumbria
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54 reviews 54 reviews
27 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

After arriving following a long flight from Manchester via Amsterdam we were met by welcoming staff and a quick check in. The room was lovely and comfortable and despite its proximity to the airport quiet so you could get a good night's sleep. The buffet breakfast was excellent, with a great choice including hot options. As a diabetic I was... More

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Edmonton, Canada
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127 reviews 127 reviews
109 hotel reviews
153 helpful votes 153 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A very convenient and stylish airport hotel. The room was comfortable and quiet as the windows appeared to be soundproof. It was hard to believe that the hotel abuts a freeway and is across from the airport as our room (overlooking the parking lot) was extremely quiet other than hall noise from fellow guests. The outdoor space with pool, and... More

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Glasgow
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11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed for business so didn't spend a lot of time in the hotel. It is separated from the airport airside boundary by a duel carriage motorway so until you get used to the noise of the planes taking off it is very noisy. But to be fair, by the end of the second day you stop noticing the noise. Staff... More

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Cocoa Beach
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51 reviews 51 reviews
22 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The only negative I could give this hotel is the fact that they do not take Visa (debit/credit) cards from the USA, but this seems to be a ubiquitous, South African issue, so I cannot particularly blame the hotel itself. I'm not a big fan of the open, modern bathrooms, but they were very clean and functional. The beds (as... More

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Gawieortambo, General Manager at Protea Hotel O.R. Tambo Airport, responded to this review

Dear Birder1CocoaBeach_FL Thank you for taking the time to post a review on TripAdvisor. We are continuously searching for excellence and it is great to know that we achieved this on your recent visit to our hotel. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed our Restaurant and all it has to offer, our kitchen STAFF work hard every day... More

Saint Augustine, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i have stayed at the OR Tambo Protea Hotel on 5 different occasions, and it is situated close to the OR Tambo Airport in Johannesburg. The Hotel lobby is quite nice and has a industrial motif to it which is very different. The rooms are cleans, but small and functional, and the hotel over is in good state of repair.... More

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Gawieortambo, General Manager at Protea Hotel O.R. Tambo Airport, responded to this review

Dear gslabbert5119 Thank you for posting such a favourable review on TripAdvisor. We are continuously searching for excellence and it is great to know that we achieved this on your recent visit to our hotel. I have sat down with my TEAM to discuss the situation regarding check in that takes longer than necessary but am glad that they show... More

Johannesburg, South Africa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

I facilitated a day long conference at the hotel and was pleasantly surprised. The hotel decor is quite unusual and the conference venue is superb. Nothing was a problem for the conference staff. Refreshments were superb and different to the usual conference fare e.g. little boxes of popcorn for the afternoon session. The lunch buffet was extensive and the staff... More

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Gawieortambo, General Manager at Protea Hotel O.R. Tambo Airport, responded to this review

Dear Wendy K Thank you for your lovely review on TripAdvisor. We are continuously searching for excellence and it is great to know that we achieved this on your stay with us. Consistency is the name of the game and I will congratulate the TEAM on their efforts. We are firm believers in getting the basics right and reading your... More

Porto Alegre, RS
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33 reviews 33 reviews
13 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

I was in transit, so the location of the hotel and free shuffle were very conveniente. The hotel decoration is beautiful with air theme. Check in and check out were quick and efficient. The rooms are practical and confortable. My only problem was with the internet that did not work in the rooms and my sheets that were not well... More

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Gawieortambo, General Manager at Protea Hotel O.R. Tambo Airport, responded to this review

Dear GabrielaGSilva Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback on TripAdvisor The designers were very creative with the décor and truly wanted to capture the essence of what an Airport Hotel could be. Be sure to try out the flight simulator next time you stay with us. I apologise for sheets as well as the internet,... More

Belo Horizonte, MG
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

I spent the night in this hotel in my flyback to Brazil. It is located nearby to OR International airport and has a shuttle server as complimentary. It has a interesting style resembling to an "old facility" or "warehouse". It is pretty charming, clean and well located. The Wi-fi free, but it is limited to 250MB per day. The price... More

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Gawieortambo, General Manager at Protea Hotel O.R. Tambo Airport, responded to this review

Dear RafaelHerthel Thank you for posting such a favourable review on TripAdvisor. We are continuously searching for excellence and it is great to know that we achieved this on your recent visit to our hotel. Our complimentary shuttle is perfect for the traveller passing through and we make it even easier with our scheduled times. Thank you so much for... More

Schwenksville, PA
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

We stayed here just one night after the long flight from the US. We were exhausted and irritable. But this hotel revived us. Lovely lighting, a comfortable bed and a great shower. What more could you want? We heard no aircraft noise. The breakfast buffet was extensive and well presented and the chef doing the omelet was excellent. The decor... More

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Gawieortambo, General Manager at Protea Hotel O.R. Tambo Airport, responded to this review

Dear merf56 Thank you for posting such a favourable review on TripAdvisor. We are continuously searching for excellence and it is great to know that we achieved this on your recent visit to our hotel. It seems that you had an all-round wonderful time at Protea Hotel O.R. Tambo Airport. We also have an incredible TEAM, who do their best... More

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Additional Information about Protea Hotel O.R. Tambo Airport

Address: Corner York & Gladiator Street | Rhodesfield, Kempton Park 1627, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Kempton Park
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 21 hotels in Kempton Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Protea Hotel O.R. Tambo Airport 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Protea Hotel 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 
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