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Johannesburg, South Africa
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196 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Abuja on business and spent the weekend with family. Important to note this hotel is no longer part of the Protea group. It still has the Protea feel, I was made to feel very welcome! Small comfortable and safe in Abuja is how I describe the hotel! Found in the residential area quiet and secluded, good, but... More 

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Thank ColmV
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Dear Mr. ColmV Thank you for your review. We pride ourselves in creating a comfortable, professional and friendly atmosphere for our GUEST. We look forward to welcome you back to our Hotel in the near future. Regards Ankia More 

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42 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016 via mobile

I read a couple of reviews and the word "tatty" seems to come up very often. That may have been true in the past but the hotel is going through a complete refurbishment process and the new rooms have nothing tatty about them. (As I write the second and third floor are fully refurbished, the first floor is the only... More 

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Thank MrLovely
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Dear Mr.Lovely, Thank you for your recent review. We are very excited about our refurbishment and happy to hear that you have good comments about it. Part of our refurbishment program is too upgrade our internet and this will be attended to as soon as we reached the public areas. Our STAFF take pride in attending to GUEST to the... More 

Rochester, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Just stayed here and very happy with this hotel. Rooms clean and comfortable and also very quiet, while the room service was fast and the food arrived hot. Gym is very small but has working equipment and good a/c. All in all a very comfortable stay

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Thank Alvin377
Amaureen_Greeff, General Manager at Protea Hotel Abuja, responded to this review

Dear Alvin377, Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor. We are happy to hear that the rooms were clean and comfortable and quiet enough for you to get some sleep. We hope to have you back soon again, so that you can experience our newly renovated rooms. Best regards Amaureen & the TEAM More 

Scotland, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Stayed at this hotel twice now and they are slowly making improvements. Breakfast is quite good and staff very pleasant and plenty of visible security. Rooms are ok, a bit dark and my view was a corrugated roof and a few large gas canisters? A bit too close for my liking! The aircon unit is great but it's unfortunately situated... More 

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Thank Nic304
Amaureen_Greeff, General Manager at Protea Hotel Abuja, responded to this review

Dear Nic304, Thank you for your recent review on TripAdvisor. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed our Breakfast and that the STAFF were pleasant. As mentioned in your review, we are indeed doing a refurbishment of our hotel, and we are very excited about this project. GUEST feedback is imperative for us to ensure that we are meeting... More 

Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

The rooms are shabby and need a face lift, badly...... The good news is they're getting just that as the hotel is going through a major refurbishment! The reception and public areas are fine and the buffet breakfast was good, and dinner was delicious, I'm told by my colleges. The best thing about this place is the staff- they are... More 

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Thank Tagcoaster
Buckingham, United Kingdom
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263 reviews
67 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

Small average hotel. Weak wifi that is slow & drops off. Free buffet breakfast. V limited room service menu. I had a burger-sadly v disappointing but not much else to choose from Rooms old & dated nasty old mouldy bathrooms- had to request a hairdryer... Just glad I don't pay. But hotel does seem safe with armed guards on gate... More 

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Thank Sarahws888
London, United Kingdom
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300 reviews
276 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 487 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016

It is almost impossible to find any decent accommodation in Abuja so, if I had to rate this hotel anywhere else in the world, I would have given it a 2* rating. Pros - excellent staff. Good food. Free internet. Comfortable bed with good linens. Fridge and iron in room. Flat screen tv. Cons - constant banging from on-site building... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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33 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

This little boutique hotel is an absolute gem. Small, well appointed, great friendly staff who make it a home from home. Restaurant has great food thanks to Chris the Chef. It is well located but in a quiet neighbourhood. Close to business areas and government departments. I will be back, in fact next week.

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1 Thank hughparkes
Amaureen_Greeff, General Manager at Protea Hotel Abuja, responded to this review

Dear hughparkes, Thank you for taking the time to complete a review on Tripadvisor and to share your additional positive feedback after your recent stay with us at Protea Hotel Abuja. I am delighted to hear that the STAFF were so friendly Your commendations of our TEAM are highly valued, and I wish to assure you that we have congratulated... More 

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47 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2016 via mobile

Visited for a night, work trip Decent breakfast buffet, omelettes/ eggs made to your liking . Several juice options , and fresh fruit. Not bad for Nigeria ... Staff are friendly and very helpful... Porter assisted with my bags up several flights of stairs. Rooms are decent size with good AC, and modern Bathroom amenities are ok.

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Thank kitty76FLY
Amaureen_Greeff, General Manager at Protea Hotel Abuja, responded to this review

Dear Shai76 Thank you for taking the time to complete a review on Tripadvisor, after your recent stay with us. I am delighted to hear that the STAFF were so friendly and helpfull. Your feedback on our breakfast buffet in particular are highly valued. GUEST feedback is imperative for us to ensure that we are meeting and exceeding our GUESTS’... More 

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70 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016

The security is well administered and the security guards polite. The hotel is in need of a makeover. The beds are the hardest that I have slept on. Normal issues such as not able to regulate the position of shower heads, electricity brown outs, internet very slow and sporadic, no gift nor necessities shop or kiosk, etc. Food reasonably good... More 

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Thank PiratesofStMalo
Amaureen_Greeff, General Manager at Protea Hotel Abuja, responded to this review

Dear PiratesofStMalo Thank you for completing a review on Tripadvisor. We rely on GUEST feedback to determine both the positive and negative aspects of our hotel and to improve wherever possible. Your interest and concern are therefore extremely valuable to us, and we hope that you will be staying with us again soon. We should welcome another opportunity to show... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Protea Hotel Abuja - A Superior Hotel Lifestyle. The 28-roomed Protea Hotel Abuja is conveniently located near the city center, as well as the British and Irish Embassies. Make use of our fantastic in-house features like the swimming pool, gymnasium and landscaped gardens for that end of day relaxation session. Our restaurant is open from 7am to 11pm, but not to worry; our coffee bar and room service facilities operate 24 hours a day. So no matter the time of day or occasion, Protea Hotel Abuja will meet your needs. For the corporate GUEST we offer a 24-hour Business Centre and 20-seater state-of-the-art Boardroom, just in case you are looking for an alternative to formal conferencing venues. Wireless internet connectivity is available 24 hours a day. There are a variety of leisure and sporting activities nearby including golf and bowling. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Protea Hotel Abuja

Address: 3 Negro Crescent | Maitama, Abuja 905102, Nigeria
Location: Nigeria > Abuja State > Abuja
Hotel Class:4 star — Protea Hotel Abuja 4*
Number of rooms: 28
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