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Protea Hotel Blantyre Ryalls

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2 Hannover Avenue, Blantyre Malawi See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews the grill business hotel lovely hotel old charm business trip breakfast buffet a la carte menu four star hotel staff were welcoming hotel restaurant internet works outside area would definitely stay here again clean rooms location is excellent per day hot shower
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My experience over the past two years is really noteworthy. Friendly staff, clean rooms, management ensuring you feel at home. Food well prepared and very pleasant garden. Sustainability is a drive and you will enjoy this hotel well underway to become a Green Hotel.More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank LucindaS184
Response from JanWRoenhorst, General Manager at Protea Hotel Blantyre RyallsResponded yesterday

Dear Lucinda, Thank you so much for your lovely review on Tripadvisor. I am very proud to read about the friendly staff and cleanliness of the rooms. Our kitchen Chef is true genius and Grill 21 is an award winning restaurant. Thinking 'green' and sustainability...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was here on business for a week. I was travelling on my own and felt very safe. The staff were welcoming and extremely courteous. I wasn’t able to use the pool (I was a little put off when I saw it being cleaned) but...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Billy1602
Response from MarriottRyalls21, Manager at Protea Hotel Blantyre RyallsResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much Billy1602 for taking your time to give us feedback and are very pleased to see that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to hosting you again the next time you are in town.

Reviewed October 29, 2018

I have stayed at Ryall's many time over the years when I come to Blantyre on work., I find the staff courteous and helpful. On this visit , no criticism , but some suggestions. The bed linen policy may looked into, I found the pillows...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Ranjit1945
Response from MarriottRyalls21, Front Office Manager at Protea Hotel Blantyre RyallsResponded December 13, 2018

Dear Ranjit, Thank you for taking your time to give us feedback, we will definitely work on the points provided and make sure that your next stay is much more comfortable. Looking forward to hosting you again on your next visit.

Reviewed October 19, 2018

I stayed here in late September for three nights. The hotel reception staff were very friendly and welcoming. Most of all, my room was very comfortable and clean. The bed was firm but very comfortable. I slept quite well each night. Electricity was constant; therefore,...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank bishopajackson
Reviewed October 7, 2018 via mobile

I missed my flight to Lilongwe for a weekend trip for business and had to book a last minute room in Blantyre. So thankful I found Protea! The staff are genuine, helpful and accommodating, the beds are incredibly cozy, the rooms are clean and well...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Description
Situated in the central business district of Blantyre, the commercial capital of Malawi, Protea Hotel by Marriott Blantyre Ryalls is perfectly suited for business travellers and holidaymakers alike. This More district has become the financial hub of Malawi and the hotel is only 15 minutes from the airport. The hotel accommodation is spacious, elegant and comfortable, comprising of air-conditioned and en-suite rooms, with satellite TV amongst its facilities, as well as up to 500MB free wireless internet access per day. Protea Hotel Ryalls is the most technologically-advanced hotel in the country - the hotel for any result-orientated executive. After a hard and stressful day, you can either relax at the pool or work up a sweat in the Fitness Centre. Blantyre Sports Club, just down the road, offers the use of additional sporting activities such as golf, tennis, squash and bowls. Wining and dining facilities are available in the hotel and in town, plus an ideal venue for conferencing and banquets, offering world class facilities unique to the Malawi market. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Pool
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
117
Price range
$193 - $243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Protea Hotel by Marriott Blantyre Ryalls
Also Known As
Protea Hotel Blantyre
Location
Malawi > Southern Region > Blantyre
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
117
Price range
$193 - $243 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Protea Hotel by Marriott Blantyre Ryalls
Also Known As
Protea Hotel Blantyre
Location
Malawi > Southern Region > Blantyre
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Traveler (91)
Room & Suite (61)
Dining (20)
Pool & Beach (2)
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Mahenina R
February 5, 2015|
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Thank you, pretty informative. I saw somewhere that there is a shuttle at the hotel, for 25 usd one way as well.
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Sumeet346
August 11, 2014|
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There is an Indian restaurant practically opposite the gates. Excellent food and good value
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Room Tips
"Take the rooms facing the lawn, much better overall feel to look out on green grass , than parked vehicles !!"
Ranjit1945
Oct 29, 2018
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"Choose a room in the newer building."
bishopajackson
Oct 19, 2018
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"ask for room over the interior part of the hotel if you are a light sleeper a room avoid a room over car park"
FrequentTraveller400
Sep 26, 2018
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"Rooms over the garden are the best."
timetravel88
Sep 16, 2018
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