Great old world style hotel ideal for the business traveler. Nice rooms with great shower and balcony. Easy to find from the Oribi airport - about 10 min drive. The food is above average for this class of hotel. The bar could do with some upgrade to create a bit more atmosphere, but the staff make up for what it... More
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- Located in the heart of Pietermaritzburg, Protea Hotel Imperial is filled with charm and classic elegance. Built in 1878, it is absolutely a gem in the 'City of Choice'- Pietermaritzburg, which is also the capital of KwaZulu Natal. Within walking distance to the Provincial Parliament, Government head offices and the Natal Railway Museum, the hotel is ideal for both corporate and leisure travellers. The hotel is 103km away from the Durban International Airport and 8km from Pietermaritzburg Airport. Protea Hotel Imperial with its historical ambience and tranquil flare, offers 70 air-conditioned and en-suite bathrooms with a choice of a single or double-bedded room and family suites. For the convenience of our GUESTS each room has in-room facilities that include a satellite TV, telephone and tea/coffee making facilities. Secure parking is available on the premises at no extra charge. 8 state-of-the-art conference venues are available, seating up to 400 delegates, fully equipped with all the necessary equipment including broadband wireless internet access in the Courtyard and foyer area. The Garden Room restaurant is open from 06h30 to 22h30 serving mouth-watering buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner. Relax with friends or meet the locals at the Woodhouse Bar which is open from 11h00 to 23h00. Pietermaritzburg is not only a historic area but there are numerous exhilarating events that take place in this area. The city gives start to the Duzi canoeing event, the Comrades Marathon, Midmar Mile Swimming competition and the Amashovashova Cycling Race. In winter GUESTS can witness snow in the midland areas such as Bulwer, Underberg and Drakensberg. For some Kasi (South African townships) flavor, GUESTS can visit Madlula's Place. ... more less
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