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Protea Hotel by Marriott O.R. Tambo Airport Transit

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05/07/2017 05/08/2017
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Camberley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had around 15hrs wait for our connecting flight so booked a room in advance. You go through a couple of security checks before getting to the hotel (don't bother taking water bottles from the aircraft as they'll remove them at the x ray desk). It's a bit of a walk to hotel reception but check in was reasonably quick...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you so much for the fantastic and 1st class treatment. Especially from Boitumelo, Musa and Thulani. They were great. Fast and pleasant service Clean and comfortable rooms Fast Internet Great experience Cant wait to come back 😊😊😊🇿🇦

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To the good side of this hotel: the bed are good and the shuttler chauffeur and the staff carring our bags very nice. To the bad: the hotel is very noisy. We could hear the cars the hole night. Also, you hear people talking in the corridors. We got woken up at 08.30 by the staff of the hotel (...

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PH-Transit, Front Office Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott O.R. Tambo Airport Transit, responded to this review

Dear Naiti D, Thank You for taking the time to review our sister property, It is unfortunate that your experience was not pleasant, as Protea Hotels one of our core principles is providing the best GUEST service and we have fallen short of that principle during your last stay. I have liaised your concerns with the correct property (Protea Hotels...

Bremen, Maine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a ripoff! The rooms are like a monks cell with curtains hung on the wall to make it look like there is a window behind. When you draw back the curtain - Voila: a cold blank wall. No windows at all. The AC did not work, there was no restaurant at all in the hotel (you have to go...

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PH-Transit, Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott O.R. Tambo Airport Transit, responded to this review

Dear William E Good afternoon and trust that you are well, thank you for taking time to communicate the valuable feedback to us. Please accept our sincere apologies for the discomfort and the inconvenienced caused during your past reservation with us. Our policy of inspecting a room before all amenities are replenished in the rooms has not been followed properly...

CapeTown
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed overnight in order to catch an early connection to Mauritius. The hotel was clean and the rooms more than adequate so long as you don't need to unpack- there is very little cupboard space. The bathrooms are a feature and are part of the bedroom. Breakfasts are sufficient though there was only one cook to do all the...

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Holland, Michigan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a long layover on the way home. Instead of sitting in the airport stayed in the hotel. Smaller room but very comfortable. Funky shower but plenty of hot water. Check in was quick. Desk staff friendly and very helpfull. Plenty of smiles. Rooms are quiet, the only noise was the doors closing form the other rooms.

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PH-Transit, Front Office Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott O.R. Tambo Airport Transit, responded to this review

Dear RebeccaA602 Thank you for taking time to complete our GUEST satisfaction survey, We are pleased to be informed that your stay was pleasant and comfortable. Your positive feedback will be shared with the STAFF to ensure continuous best GUEST service. Yours in hospitality Nonhlanhla Cindi Front office Supervisor

Malmo, Sweden
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Nice and modern hotel with aviation theme. Located near the airport which made it convenient. Offers free shuttle service. Room was contemporary with cool open bathroom, but somewhat dark as it only had one small window. Good breakfast selection, nice range of food in the restaurant and a nice outdoor pool area. Be aware that it lies next to the...

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Utah
Reviewed March 15, 2017

Nice place. Clean, new or newly redecorated with an airplane theme. Very convenient to the airport, although a little tricky to get to, but not bad. $12 breakfast that we passed on. Decorated like an airport hanger. We stayed here for 7,500 Marriott points. That's a bargain. Easy on to the freeway that goes to Kruger Park.

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Tampa, Florida
Reviewed February 19, 2017

We spent the night on our way to Victory Falls. The room was clean and nice. The hotel makes spending the night in the airport easy. (no need to pass through security again when you head to your flight in the morning.) If you need to spend the night at Joburg airport, this is the place to stay. But that...

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PH-Transit, Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott O.R. Tambo Airport Transit, responded to this review

Dear mbrstuff Good morning and trust that you are well, thank you for taking time to communicate the valuable feedback to us. We have shared the feedback with our team and we will utilize it to better our services. We hope to have an opportunity to better your GUEST’s experience with us whenever their travels bring them back to Johannesburg....

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed February 10, 2017

Convenient, but underwhelming. There are two floors of rooms. The ones on the "3rd" floor have their A/C controlled by the airport. The room was blistering and tiny with shower in the bedroom. I asked what could be done, and was moved to 4th floor where rooms are "Premium" and have their own A/C unit and a proper shower +...

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PH-Transit, Front Office Supervisor at Protea Hotel by Marriott O.R. Tambo Airport Transit, responded to this review

Dear apkdesign, Thank you for taking the time to complete the Guest Satisfaction Survey in regards to your recent stay at the Protea Hotel O R Tambo Airport Transit. While we pride ourselves in giving the best GUEST service, we have unfortunately fallen short during your last stay by allocating a room not up to Protea Hotel by Marriott OR...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE PROTEA HOTEL TRANSIT O.R. TAMBO AIRPORT IS EXCLUSIVELY FOR GUESTS IN INTERNATIONAL TRANSIT. Protea Hotel Transit O.R. Tambo Airport - A Classical African Experience for transient travellers. The Protea Hotel Transit O.R. Tambo Airport, situated behind Immigrations inside international departures at OR Tambo International Airport, offers a welcome opportunity for transient travellers to rejuvenate between international flights. As the only hotel in this location, we offer the utmost convenience to all international travellers in transit – catering to your specific needs. Be it a refreshing shower or a quick nap on our comfortable beds before you board your next long flight; Protea Hotel Transit O.R. Tambo Airport is the perfect choice for you! The classic and modern Protea Hotel Transit O.R. Tambo Airport ensures that you receive fast, efficient and friendly service, from express check in to check out. Our location also offers you the opportunity to roam the wide selection of retail shops and restaurants should you have the time. We have taken every measure to ensure that your stay with us is as convenient and enjoyable as possible. ... more   less 

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Address: Terminal A, O.R. Tambo International Airport | exclusively for guests in International Transit, Kempton Park 1627, South Africa (Formerly Protea Hotel OR Tambo Airport Transit)
Location: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Kempton Park
Price Range: $128 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Protea Hotel by Marriott O.R. Tambo Airport Transit 4*
Number of rooms: 87
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“Superior rooms are larger and have a bath as well as shower”
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nnmercman, 2 days ago | Read review
“Don't stay there!”
913williame, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Ask for a room with garden/airport view as view over parking lot isn´t the nicest”
johanm602, Mar 21, 2017 | Read review
“Print your boarding passes before checking into the hotel to avoid going through security 2 times.”
301marka, Jan 8, 2017 | Read review
“If you are an extremely light sleeper, ask for a room facing away from the airport.”
, Dec 28, 2016 | Read review
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