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Protea Hotel Hunters Rest

R24 Krugersdorp Road, Rustenburg 0300, South Africa (Formerly Hunters Rest Mountain Resort)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hotel is amazing, friendly staff, delicious meals, nice rooms and wow what a swimming pool and the dining area its huge i specially love the fire place. Easy check in and check out. I appreciate the personalized notes they leave in your room. Need a place to stay HUNTERS REST is the perfect place

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GM-HuntersRest, General Manager at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest, responded to this review

Dear EnnieBal GUESTS' perceptions of the service they receive whilst staying with Protea Hotel Hunters Rest is the only true yardstick we have for measuring whether or not we have met their expectations. I should, therefore, like to thank you for taking the time to complete a Review on Tripadvisor, We were delighted to receive your commendations about the impressive... More 

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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The upgrade on this hotel is remarkable! It's lovely and I didn't want to leave. My room was perfect in a secluded corner; a hop and a skip away from the pool area where felt like I was on a tropical island. I dipped from the heated pool to the icy big pool and lazed the day away under the... More 

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GM-HuntersRest, General Manager at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest, responded to this review

Dear CFMc Thank you for taking the time to complete a review on Trip advisor, and to write down your additional positive feedback after your recent stay with us at Protea Hotel Hunters rest. I am delighted to hear that you like our renovations and that you did not want to go home. It a pleasure to hear that the... More 

Potchefstroom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment we arrived we where treated so profesionally. We will be back for another perfect experience. Thank you for your attention to detail. The facilities are upgraded and compares well with Dubai Hotels. Regards the Wijnberg's.

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GM-HuntersRest, General Manager at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest, responded to this review

Dear Ursula and Harmen Thank you for your words of appreciation on trip advisor It was very nice meeting you both. It was our pleasure to accommodate you, and your interest and loyalty are truly invaluable to us. Please feel free to contact me personally for any assistance you may require from our side in future. We look forward to... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Hunters Rest over the long Woman's day weekend in August. The resort has been upgraded and looks very beautiful. The new décor and appearance is much more appealing and the upgrade has been tastefully accomplished. The manager of the hotel is very hands on and she is very passionate about her business. Something that was carried by... More 

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GM-HuntersRest, General Manager at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest, responded to this review

Dear Nic2905 Thank you for your words of appreciation on trip advisor of your recent stay at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest. 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 Family , and your interest and loyalty are truly invaluable... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having recently been take over by Protea Hotels, Hunters rest received a lovely make over to their Welcome area, dining room, lounge and bar area. it is absolutely beautiful. Review of the rest of the facilities: Food: Buffet style on all three meals was very nice. Except the breakfast was a bit cold, had to request it be warmed up... More 

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GM-HuntersRest, General Manager at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest, responded to this review

Dear Miss-Travel00 Thank you for taking the time to complete a review on trip advisor and to write down your additional positive feedback after your recent stay with us at Protea Hotel Hunters rest. 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... More 

Kempton Park, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dear Team As promised herewith my feedback. I met the most awesome General Manager of a Hotel ever. Her passion for tourism is addictive. She has the best team that goes miles to assist and she is lucky enough to be married to the Chef , which is really an awesome guy. Well as you are aware I spend the... More 

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GM-HuntersRest, General Manager at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest, responded to this review

Dear Dewald1236 Thank you for taking the time to complete a review on trip advisor and to write down your additional positive feedback after your recent stay with us at Protea Hotel Hunters rest. It was so nice to meet you and you wife Blanche, and I trust that we will see you back soon. I am delighted to hear... More 

Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had my brothers wedding here on 1 August 2015 and I can honestly say that the hotel was simply amazing. The service was great, everyone was always willing to help and we never had to ask twice for anything. The rooms were just perfect with the beds being comfortable, feather cushions ensured this. The bathrooms were well stocked and... More 

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GM-HuntersRest, General Manager at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest, responded to this review

Dear SO ck - puppet GUESTS' perceptions of the service they receive whilst staying with Protea Hotel Hunters Rest is the only true yardstick we have for measuring whether or not we have met their expectations. I should, therefore, like to thank you for taking the time to complete a review on Trip advisor and to assure you that your... More 

Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

Stayed at Hunters Rest in June. What a delight and tranquil setting! We had a warm welcome at reception, stayed in two of the upgraded rooms, beautiful rooms with refreshing décor. The food at this hotel was amazing and definitely mentionable! Compliments to the head chef and his team as their buffet dinner and breakfast outdo most 5* properties! Will... More 

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GM-HuntersRest, General Manager at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest, responded to this review

Dear 23Helanie Thank you for taking the time to write your lovely review here on Trip Advisor. I am delighted to hear that you chose to stay at our Hotel during your recent visit to Rustenburg, and that our STAFF gave you a warm welcome. We are pleased to hear that you liked our beautiful rooms, and we are delighted... More 

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

In June 2015 my wife and I stayed at the Protea Hotel Hunters Rest. Owners of this hotel have invested wisely and heavily in upgrading and transforming this hotel situated on vast grounds. The enthusiasm from all staff was exceptional and ably led by the General Manger whom all went out of their way to make our stay memorable. This... More 

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GM-HuntersRest, General Manager at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest, responded to this review

Dear TrevOr08 Thank you for taking the time to complete a review on trip advisor and to write down your additional positive feedback after your recent stay with us at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest I am delighted to hear that the STAFF were so friendly, and I wish to assure you that we have congratulated him/her/them for doing such an... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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17 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

I visited this hotel twice this month first with my family then on duty. it has just joined the Protea Hotel group and only two rooms have been upgraded to the Protea Group level, therer is still a lot of work to be done to most of the rooms bar the once between 121 - 141 they are ok rooms.... More 

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GM-HuntersRest, General Manager at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest, responded to this review

Dear Brain M Thanks very much for your review on tripadvisor. We wish to assure you that your feedback about your service experience at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest is viewed in a serious light. As you know we have done mayor renovation and have completed our reception, foyer, restaurant, bar, lounge, conference facilities, boma, and wedding chapel and Pool area.... More 

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