We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Protea Hotel Midrand

4.0 of 5 14th Street, Noordwyk Ext 20 | Halfway House, Midrand 1685, South Africa
Hotel website
Hotel deals
Hotel packages
Special Offer
Book Early and Save 20%
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 8 more sites!
Protea Hotel Midrand
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Protea Hotel Midrand
Write a Review

99 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    18
    29
    26
    18
    8
See reviews for
3
7
4
80
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (26)
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (99)
  • Mar-May only
    (25)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (22)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (30)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (22)
All months
Welwyn
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
28 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here while on business in Johannesburg. Comfortable hotel. Nice sized rooms, spotlessly clean. Good bar, ample breakfast, friendly staff. Small confusion at checkout, they forgot to charge me for my bar bill and contacted me the following day by email.

Was this review helpful? Yes
PHMidrand, General Manager at Protea Hotel Midrand, responded to this review

Dear Welwyn, thank you for taking the time to write your additional positive feedback after your recent stay with us at Protea Hotel Midrand. I am delighted to hear that the STAFF were so friendly and efficient. GUEST feedback is imperative for us to ensure that we are meeting and exceeding our GUESTS’ expectations. Your comments are therefore much appreciated,... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely hotel with lovely people. The staff are so helpful and friendly. The rooms are clean, bed was comfortable and the selection of dishes makes you want to taste it all. Definitely a holiday spot for me going forward.

Was this review helpful? Yes
PHMidrand, General Manager at Protea Hotel Midrand, responded to this review

Dear Ruth K, Thank you for your words of appreciation with regards to your recent stay at Protea Hotel Midrand. We are delighted to receive your compliments and we will certainly congratulate the STAFF for their exemplary service. It was a pleasure to accommodate you, and your interest and loyalty are truly invaluable to us. Please feel free to contact... More 

Nairobi, Kenya
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

I was here for 14 nights. Totally awesome, and very homely. Being away from home was so hard, but the staff here made it bearable. :) Really really lovely people. :) Excellent service too! I miss the place, and look forward to going back! :)

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
PHMidrand, General Manager at Protea Hotel Midrand, responded to this review

Dear Muthoni Otieno, Thank you for your words of appreciation with regards to your recent stay at Protea Hotel Midrand. We are delighted to receive your compliments and we will certainly congratulate the STAFF for their exemplary service. It was our pleasure to accommodate you, and your interest and loyalty are truly invaluable to us. Please feel to contact me... More 

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
14 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014 via mobile

Stayed at the hotel for one night, the service was good from almost every staff I came into contact with. You get complimentary wifi of 500mbs per day and you can log on in three different devices. There is room for improvement in the restaurant, the buffet ( I had dinner and breakfast) could benefit from a bit more diversity... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
PHMidrand, General Manager at Protea Hotel Midrand, responded to this review

Dear Hon Remmy S, Thank you for your words of appreciation on Trip Advisor with regards to your recent stay at Protea Hotel Midrand. We are delighted to receive your compliments and we will certainly congratulate the STAFF for their exemplary service. We are very proud to be a home away from home for our business travellers and the free... More 

Lymington, United Kingdom
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I stayed here for four nights on business, working locally. As a business hotel I cannot fault the Protea. Rooms, service, facilities and concierge support were all superb and almost warrant 5 stars. The rooms are a teeny bit dated but very comfortable and spacious enough.Food was excellent as was the restaurant service. I have to deduct a star because... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
PHMidrand, General Manager at Protea Hotel Midrand, responded to this review

Dear Vetinari, Thank you for taking the time to respond on Trip Advisor after your recent stay at Protea Hotel Midrand. Your feedback is high valued and will be used constructively to maintain and improve, where necessary, our standards of service and facilities. We are delighted to receive your commendations about our rooms, service, facilities and concierge support. Most of... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
7 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

I would not stay here ever if this was not a hotel close to where I work. I have however found alternatives, within a 10 min drive from the office and will avoid the Protea as far as possible in future. I have requested on numerous occasions that I do not want a room on the highway side of the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
PHMidrand, General Manager at Protea Hotel Midrand, responded to this review

Dear R H, Thank you for taking the time to respond on Trip Advisor after your recent stay at Protea Hotel Midrand. Your feedback is high valued and will be used constructively to maintain and improve, where necessary, our standards of service and facilities. Please accept my sincere apologies for the discomfort and inconvenience you experienced. Your feedback regarding your... More 

East London, South Africa
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

I was booked in Protea Hotel Midrand for whole of last week, what supposed to be a tremendous stay became a horrific experience, It was on the 23 October 2014 when I started to experience the following in my body; high temperatures, headache, cold and stomach pains, I couldn’t sleep that night as the pain was unbearable, seeing a doctor... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
PHMidrand, General Manager at Protea Hotel Midrand, responded to this review

Dear Brian M, Thank you for bringing this to our attention. We follow a company food safety management system nationally and we undergo frequent food safety audits by an external company. As such we have documentation in place in support of our adherence to the food safety management system for example temperature records, which would support our investigation into your... More 

Durban
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I was recently booked at the hotel for a business trip. Location - it is in the heart of Midrand which means tons of traffic. its not for someone looking for an easy exit to their destination. Look and feel - the hotel looks great from the outside and you can see effort was put into the design. the rooms... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
PHMidrand, General Manager at Protea Hotel Midrand, responded to this review

Dear Mohammed_FR, GUESTS’ perceptions of the service they receive whilst staying with Protea Hotels is the only true yardstick we have for measuring whether or not we have met their expectations. We would, therefore, like to thank you for taking the time to complete a comment on Trip Advisor after your recent stay at Protea Hotel Midrand. I can assure... More 

Bloemfontein, South Africa
Top Contributor
108 reviews 108 reviews
43 hotel reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

The hotel was build in 1993 and it seems that there has been very limited maintenance since then. Rooms are old and give you a run down feeling. Nothing is however broken in the rooms. There is a minibar without any stock in the rooms so bring your own drinks. Coffee and tea making facilities in the rooms and a... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
PHMidrand, General Manager at Protea Hotel Midrand, responded to this review

Dear TravelH007, Thank you for taking the time to complete a comment on Trip Advisor after your recent stay at Protea Hotel Midrand. Your feedback is highly valued and will be used constructively to maintain and improve, where necessary, our standards of service and facilities. Please accept my sincere apologies for the discomfort and inconvenience you experienced. Your feedback regarding... More 

Gaborone, Botswana
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
31 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We have visited the Protea Hotel on the Midrand now a couple of times and are happy to say what a pleasant Hotel ,be it business,pleasure,stop over ,conference or having the kids . The Location is perfect,smack between Pretoria and Johannesburg.You can pretty much get to anywhere from here. The Rooms are spacious,Check in efficient,and the breakfasts were excellent..The Pool... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
PHMidrand, General Manager at Protea Hotel Midrand, responded to this review

Dear Botfam, Thank you for your words of appreciation during your recent stay with us at Protea Hotel Midrand. We are delighted to receive your compliments and we will certainly congratulate the STAFF you commended for their exemplary service. It was our pleasure to accommodate you, and your interest and loyalty are truly invaluable to us. Please feel free to... More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Protea Hotel Midrand? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Protea Hotel Midrand

Address: 14th Street, Noordwyk Ext 20 | Halfway House, Midrand 1685, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Midrand
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Protea Hotel Midrand 4*
Number of rooms: 177
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Booking.com, Expedia, Marriott, Despegar.com, Agoda, Priceline, Odigeo, TripOnline SA, Tingo and South African Hotels so you can book your Protea Hotel Midrand reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

42 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (24)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (5)
Viewed
View from room (3)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (10)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (18)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (1)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
Other (8)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay