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 Hunters Rest

R24 Krugersdorp Road, Rustenburg 1195, South Africa (Formerly Hunters Rest Mountain Resort)
Hotel amenities
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
Protea Hotel Hunters Rest
Professional photos View all
Protea Hotel Hunters Rest
Write a Review

60 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    20
    18
    13
    5
    4
See reviews for
27
10
2
9
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (16)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (60)
  • Mar-May only
    (23)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (4)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (11)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (22)
All months
Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Although it was supposed to be luxury we found the room to be of average standard. There were renovations taking place it was just noisy every single day of our stay from 7 am, workers were working on our room roof top which was noisy and irritating we couldnot rest properly we were forced to wake up early. The dinning... More 

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes
GM-HuntersRest, General Manager at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest, responded to this review

Dear JohnnyM Thank you for completing a review on trip advisor. We rely on GUEST feedback to determine both the positive and negative aspects of our hotel and to improve wherever possible. Please accept my sincere apologies for the inconvenience that was caused to you during your stay. As you know we are currently busy with major renovations and we... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the pleasure of spending Easter weekend at this awesome hotel.together with my son and his family.Child friendly.awesome service.delicious food.friendly service.In fact i have never had such service like this before.we going back with a group of 40 people on the 23 may,so we can share this fantastic esperience with our Harley Club - Steelwings.Highly recommended.compliments to Monique the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
GM-HuntersRest, General Manager at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest, responded to this review

Dear mariamaria613 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 and Family had a great time at our Hotel. We were delighted to receive your commendations about the impressive... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Hunters Rest Thank you for good service that we received from all your staff members they are very patient and reliable, the are good with people and really made us feel at home. my kids enjoyed the pool area and the food was out of this world. the old men there are really good in servicing people. you can see... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
GM-HuntersRest, General Manager at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest, responded to this review

Dear Reatlehile 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 interest and loyalty are truly invaluable to us. Please... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After months of working hard, I need some time off to recuperate. Friends of mine recommended this lovely resort just over an hour from Jo'burg. The staff were very friendly and polite, made sure that I was well looked after. The public areas are very elegant, the rooms are specious and very comfortable, the service and the food was amazing.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
GM-HuntersRest, General Manager at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest, responded to this review

Dear Siyandasabelo 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. I should, therefore, like to thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor , and to assure you that your comments are being used... More 

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

What a wonderful Easter weekend we had as a family. Children were entertained the whole weekend. Food was delicious, excellent facilities, beautiful décor. Staff and Management helpful and friendly. Will definitely recommend this hotel and will be back again soon.

Was this review helpful? Yes
GM-HuntersRest, General Manager at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest, responded to this review

Dear Paolav2015 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 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 

Brisbane, Australia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our second trip to Hunters Rest . Our previous trip was in 2011 before It became part of the Protea Hotel group. The hotel foyer, dining area and many of the rooms have been beautifully renovated . The Second bathroom was lacking a shower curtain so water would go everywhere if one had a shower instead of a... More 

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
GM-HuntersRest, General Manager at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest, responded to this review

Dear Claudia H Thank you for taking the time to complete a review on trip advisor. Meeting and exceeding GUESTS' expectations can only be achieved through efficient and friendly, personalised service. Your comments, together with the others we receive, are being analysed and will be instrumental in helping us to maintain and improve, where necessary, our standards of service and... More 

Pretoria, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

I recently had the opportunity to stay over at this breathtaking country hotel and was swept off my feet by the luxury and natural elegance that the hotel offers. The room I stayed in told a tale of elegance and flair and was more than what I expected. The dining experience was unlike what I have ever experienced with the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
GM-HuntersRest, General Manager at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest, responded to this review

Dear SeldeanS Firstly I would like to thank you for taking the time to review our establishment. It is with great pleasure to read your review and I will most definitely relay all your compliments through to my TEAM. I hope to have you stay with us again and I trust you will enjoy your stay on your return. Please... More 

Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We went through to Hunters Rest for the weekend as a family and what a great experience we had! Awesome friendly staff as we arrived! Had fantastic food! Our room was stunning, we stayed in the family executive suite. On arriving to our room we had an awesome fruit platter waiting for us with awesome fruits! The pool is fantastic... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
GM-HuntersRest, General Manager at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest, responded to this review

Dear Cylieb89 Thank you for taking the time to comment on your recent stay at the Hunters rest Hotel. It was our pleasure to accommodate you and your interest and loyalty are truly invaluable to us. I am delighted to hear that the STAFF were so friendly and efficient. I wish to assure you that we have congratulated them for... More 

Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

I would just like to Thank the Hunters Rest Hotel for an awesome Weekend Getaway. I decided to take a trip to Hunters Rest for a de-stress weekend away with my loved ones. My Expectations were met with welcoming staff & management. Our Family Suite that we stayed in was of the highest quality. The tranquil atmosphere at the pool... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
GM-HuntersRest, General Manager at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest, responded to this review

Dear TubbsSonny Thank you for your feedback on ‘trip advisor’ and for taking the time to do so. I have shared your positive feedback with the TEAM and you have no idea just how much your comments mean to us. I am thrilled that we at Hunters Rest Hotel, were able to make your stay with us a smooth and... More 

Sandton, South Africa
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Dear Monique and Hunters Rest Staff: I would like to place on record our sincere appreciation to you all for the wonderful weekend we spent at Hunters Rest, to celebrate Eric’s 70th birthday on 28 February. Thank you, thank you ........ to you Monique for going the extra mile and for being sweet, friendly and charming you; to every single... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
GM-HuntersRest, General Manager at Protea Hotel Hunters Rest, responded to this review

Dear Tessa and Eric Hope that you both are well. Thank you for taking the time to complete to write down your additional positive feedback after your recent stay with us at Hunters rest Hotel. I am delighted to hear that the STAFF were so friendly and efficient. Your commendations of Our TEAM, Josiah and Sunita in particular are highly... More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

71 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (46)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (7)
Viewed
Bathroom (5)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (7)
Viewed
Dining (6)
Viewed
View from room (3)
Viewed
Other (16)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (25)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (9)
Viewed
Room/suite (3)
Viewed
Dining (6)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (2)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (2)
Viewed
Bathroom (1)
Viewed
Other (2)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Amenities

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question