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Protea Hotel Ranch Resort

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Ranch Resort, Farm Hollandsdrift | 25km South of Polokwane on R101/ N1, Polokwane 0699, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Nelspruit, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Spent 3 nights in the hotel, environment is clean, people are caring, food and service is good. Heared the Lion Roar but was not brave enough to try a walk with LIONS. Am told the do it under a trained guard. I guess it's possible Lions are not aggressive wen they are not hungry. Enough spaces the walk around the... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After a few days in Gauteng and a long dry drive to Polokwane, we had no idea what to expect from the accommodation at the Ranch. What a pleasant surprise! Staff were very accommodating. Frans deserves special mention who came to our aid on our arrival in the evening. He was courteous and willing to ensure we settled in with... More 

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Alameda
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here on several occasions on this trip. For one thing, they offer good "specials" when the hotel is not fully booked. The grounds are absolutely lovely with beautiful gardens and places where you can find a comfy place to relax and read a book or enjoy the serenity of this hotel. The pool is large and well maintained;... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a 2 bedroom golf suite which worked well for our family during our brief stop over to break up a long drive. The hotel had an odd vibe, perhaps because it was not very crowded? The casual restaurant was OK - certainly not one of the better meals we had on our trip (dinner or breakfast) Seem to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

Amazing food, friendly & efficient service. Reasonable prices. Room was the best I have had in the last year. Good conferencing facilities. And the swimming pools are heated! Even has wi-fi coverage. Highly recommended.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

The hotel is beyond exceptional, I have never received such great service before. If you are planning a holiday, conference or an event, I recommend this hotel. Best in the country! While staying there you can also go for a game drive. Adults and children are catered for, the staff is friendly and very helpful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Very nice place grew up around there. Excellent Service well priced and a wonderful staff and we had a great time. Lots to do there kids can keep themselves busy swimming or just relaxing around the pool.

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Centurion
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Wow...what a wonderful experience. We have been visiting this hotel for many times and every time we return we are amazed by the service, friendliness and passion of the staff of the hotel. Apart from that, the accommodation is spotless, comfortable, beautiful and feels like home from home. The restaurants are great offering a wide selection from a la-carte to... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

We stayed at this hotel for four nights during the Easter holiday as a family. It really was a very pleasant long weekend. We were booked in a golf suite. The suite has two en-suite bedrooms a fully equipped kitchen and a lounge. The main bedroom has a king bed and the second bedroom had two single beds. From the... More 

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Not too hectic but close to all the modern amenities in a half-rural setting. Just a welcome relief before engaging the odd 300 km to Johannesburg. Service acceptable but nothing to write home about...people friendly like all rural settings in a relaxed environment.

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