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Protea Hotel Umfolozi River

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  • Excellent15%
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  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
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“nice hotel”(7 reviews)
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“reception area”(5 reviews)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is in the Marriott hotel family so you can get points. We were in a tour group that all checked in at the same time. We choose to go to dinner before showering. I think that’s why I didn’t have hot water for my...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel grounds are beautiful with many plants and flowers. Our rooms was down two flight of stairs and without the hotel staff leading the way we may never have found our room. Rooms were clean and spacious. Several in our tour group did not...More

Thank Br0914
Reviewed December 26, 2017

My friend and I were on a tour and stayed at several Protea hotels SA. Most of the Protea brand locations are truly superb and wonderful. This one was lacking. The property has a nice ambience and beautiful landscaping and birds around it. The rooms...More

Thank chicagoMLM
Reviewed November 17, 2017

Our Gate 1 group of 36 stayed here for two nights while on an 18-day tour of South Africa. My spouse and I had one of the chalets, which was located down two sets of stairs. It felt as if we were in another county....More

Thank CJW913
Reviewed October 31, 2017

The rooms were villa or chalet style. It was spacious, with a king size bed. 2 bottles of water was provided free with tea, coffee and a kettle. There was an in-room safe and lots of storage space. There was even a vanity table. The...More

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Sadiegirl21611
June 3, 2017|
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Response from EmJayBV | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply, you can reach them on their own email please try via protea or marriot website because tripadvisor in its infinite wisdom doesn't allow posting of contact details "- Sorry, questions may not... More
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Suzy K
November 16, 2016|
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Response from Stephne A | Reviewed this property |
Suzy, there were dryers but the hotel is not well maintained and a bit of a disappointment so ensure that it works!
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coutou
October 9, 2016|
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Response from Olli S | Reviewed this property |
Not that I'm aware. You should ask your housekeeper if they can or know of another who can wash your clothes. We've done that in the past and they are always done well and they appreciate the extra income.
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"Ask for a chalet closer to reception, otherwise it is a long walk."
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"run the shower first and check if the drainage is working"
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""Chateau" rooms are very far from the main building."
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