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Protea Hotel Kruger Gate

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on Sabi River at the Paul Kruger Gate | Portia Shabangu Rd, Skukuza 1350, South Africa
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  • Location
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    4 of 5 stars
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Essex,, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Let me start by saying we have returned from a weeks holiday at this resort today and cannot praise the hotel and its staff enough, and the other guests!!! We are a family of two adults and two children (aged 10 and 8), this morning we were excitedly interrupted during breakfast because there was a sighting from the viewing deck... More 

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PH-KrugerGate, General Manager at Protea Hotel Kruger Gate, responded to this review

Dear GUEST Thank you for taking the time out to write to us and share with us your experience after your recent stay at Protea hotel Kruger Gate. We were delighted to receive your commendations about the impressive service offered. Please be assured that I will congratulate our TEAM for doing a great job! Thank you for choosing to stay... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This team knows exactly how to take care of its guests. Nothing is too much trouble. All you do is ask and they find a way to make it happen. Well done Francios Meyer,. You and your team are the reason I return time and time again.

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PH-KrugerGate, General Manager at Protea Hotel Kruger Gate, responded to this review

Dear GUEST, Thank you for your positive feedback. I will pass on the positive words to the STAFF and we will continue to ensure that we deliver the best service possible. Thank you for choosing Protea Hotel Kruger Gate time and time again. we value your loyalty. Looking forward to your next visit. Yours sincerely, Francious Meyer, General manager More 

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21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We reserved 3 day Kruger park safari and we stayed at Protea. This was a perfect safari hotel, very close to the entrance. We got to see three elephant from the viewing deck of park on day 1. Staff is very helpful and chefs are very friendly. Their dinner buffet with entertainment is excellent. We were gone early morning everyday... More 

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PH-KrugerGate, General Manager at Protea Hotel Kruger Gate, responded to this review

Dear GUEST thank you for taking the time out to give us feedback on your recent stay with us. I am delighted that you have enjoyed your stay. Perhaps next time you will make your stay a bit longer to enjoy our breakfast and the rest of the facilities including the tennis court, the putt putt area or perhaps go... More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely delighted by our experience. The staff are extremely warm, friendly and accommodating. The buffet dinner was a wonderful gastronomical experience - my sister and I both agree that the food there was the best we have ever eaten :) They had a bonfire of sorts that keeps us warm. The entire look of the hotel with wooden flooring and... More 

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PH-KrugerGate, General Manager at Protea Hotel Kruger Gate, responded to this review

Dear GUEST Thank you for your words of appreciation after your recent stay at Protea Hotel Kruger Gate. 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 free to contact me personally... More 

Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped overnight on a trip from Swaziland to Johannesburg. We took a safari in the evening and one in the morning. The hotel is all that you can expect in a very good hotel. Nice rooms, good internet, good food in the restaurant that had a wonderful evening buffet. Located close to the gate access to Kruger the hotel... More 

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PH-KrugerGate, General Manager at Protea Hotel Kruger Gate, responded to this review

Dear GUEST we hope now you will be stopping by at Protea Hotel Kruger Gate quite often. Thank you for having chosen to stay at Protea hotel Kruger Gate. We are delighted to receive your commendations about the impressive service offered. Please be assured that I will congratulate our TEAM for doing a great job! Look forward to welcoming you... More 

Braunton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This a very rustic hotel set in trees in the Kruger the hotel is set on a small hill in amongst some trees with a viewing platform to watch the animals fortunately the platform is about 25 feet above ground level so one feels very safe

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PH-KrugerGate, General Manager at Protea Hotel Kruger Gate, responded to this review

Dear GUEST, Thank you for giving us the word of commendation. GUEST feedback is imperative for us to ensure that we are meeting and exceeding our GUESTS’ expectations. Your comments are therefore much appreciated, and we hope to have the privilege of welcoming you to Protea Hotel Kruger Gate again soon. Yours sincerely, François Meyer General Manager More 

Port Elizabeth
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at one of the self catering units at the hotel, but ate at the restaurant in the evening. Very comfortable units, clean and well equipped. The proximity of the hotel to the Kruger Gate of the park is a big plus. The evening meal at the boma is an experience not to be missed - a great buffet,... More 

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PH-KrugerGate, General Manager at Protea Hotel Kruger Gate, responded to this review

Dear GUEST We dearly appreciate your comments and feedback. Thank you for taking the time out to share your experience with the Tripadvisor community. I am delighted that you have enjoyed your time out at Protea Hotel Kruger Gate. we hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back again in the future. Yours sincerely, Francious Meyer, General manager More 

Collingwood, Canada
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was pleasantly surprised by this resort. The public areas were really nice. We found the staff quite friendly considering the size of the hotel. The location was so convenient for us to do our self drives in Kruger and at night we would come back for a sundowner and we would look out at Kruger. We never saw any... More 

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PH-KrugerGate, General Manager at Protea Hotel Kruger Gate, responded to this review

Dear GUEST Thank you for taking the time to give us a review on Trip Advisor and to write down your additional positive feedback after your recent stay with us at Protea Hotel Kruger Gate I am delighted to hear that the STAFF were so friendly and efficient. It is very pleasing to know that your stay was enjoyable. GUEST... More 

Pretoria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an experience! The hotel is situated in the most beautiful environment the with boardwalks in the treetop canopies and overlooking the river which might produce a surprise animal at any moment. The spa was the nicest I have ever experienced and to top it all as we lay on the beds overlooking the river an elephant came grazing past... More 

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PH-KrugerGate, General Manager at Protea Hotel Kruger Gate, responded to this review

Dear GUEST Thank you for the fantastic review. We are delighted to receive your compliments on the architecture and wonderful service you have experienced. we will certainly congratulate the STAFF for a job well executed. It was our pleasure to accommodate you. your interest and loyalty are truly invaluable to us. We look forward to welcoming you to Protea Hotel... More 

ESSEX ENGLAND
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at this hotel for 3 nights. It turned out to be one of the two best during our 2 week tour of South Africa. This is a nicely located hotel, which is only a 5 minute drive from the Kruger gate entrance to Kruger Park. The hotel is nicely laid out. The rooms are comfortable. The evening buffet was... More 

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PH-KrugerGate, General Manager at Protea Hotel Kruger Gate, responded to this review

Dear GUEST thank you for taking the time out to give us a review and to share your experience with the Tripadvisor community. GUESTS' perceptions of the service they receive whilst staying with Protea Hotel Kruger Gate is the only true yardstick we have for measuring whether or not we have met their expectations, therefore we would like to thank... More 

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