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Charleston, South Carolina
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45 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a nice property - easy to stay here - the mall is across the street and even has groceries, etc to simplify your stay. The staff are friendly and helpful - all VERY nice people. Don't forget to say "hi" to Sebastian, at the bar.

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Durban, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My husband & I spent our first wedding anniversary at your amazing hotel this weekend, the staff made so much effort, we could not believe the room, it was stunning and on top of that they had put petals all over the room, champagne on ice, chocolate and snacks were waiting for us when we arrived, it was such a... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed with my family for a few days and there were a few nights when we couldn't sleep due to the nightclub music and racing cars. The rooms are good; spacious and modern with a excellent shower. The family rooms, with 2 separate bedrooms, are great. The food was good with the exception of the toasted sandwiches which were... More 

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PHURDurban, General Manager at Protea Hotel Umhlanga Ridge, responded to this review

Dear Glen K Thank you for taking the time to let us have feedback with regards to your recent stay. Please accept our sincere apologies for the discomfort caused with regards to the noise levels and quality of food. We confirm that your comments have been addressed and corrective action is being taken to rectify our short comings. Kind Regards... More 

Johannesburg
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78 reviews
23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

When you approach the building, it looks nice enough. The checkin process was quick and hassle free. We were given a family room. I was surprised as it looked more like a little flatlet vs a traditional Hotel room. The room was pleasant. It had a separate room for the kids to stay in. It also had a small kitchenette.... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed at this hotel on a number of occasions and every time has been a different experience - which in my eyes is not good, there is no consistency in their service. The first time I stayed at this Protea hotel, I has an Executive Suit that was facing the mall, much to my dismay the club across... More 

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PHURDurban, General Manager at Protea Hotel Umhlanga Ridge, responded to this review

Dear Karabo_JV Thank you for taking the time to let us have feedback with regards to your recent stay. Please accept our sincere apologies for the disappointment experienced with regards to the quality of your guestroom and our room service facilities, as well as the noise levels. Your feedback certainly does not reflect the high standard of service that we... More 

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Toronto
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26 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very clean, large rooms. This hotel is literally across the street from a major shopping mall. If you need anything, cross the street! Staff was friendly and helpful. Breakfast had a variety of choices as buffet style.

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

all in all it was a great stay and very proactive staff members I will surely be staying again for the next years Durban July ,The interesting part is the availability of iron and iron board in the room that made our life easy and simply reception was well prepared for the weekend and looked energetic

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this hotel is amazing. I've been there for a day. Room is very nice. Homey decoration. location is quite nice. It is opposite to a huge shopping mall call gateway. you can walk to the beach like 30 mins. staff was nice. the only thing I could say in negative point is water system in toilet is noisy.

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45 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had our meetings here for 3 days, enjoying the comfort of this hotel. We had a comfortable room, (not very soundproof) good food and friendly staff. The conference facilities are strongly recommended.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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60 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently stayed for a few nights at the Hotel in a two-bedroom apartment. Check-in takes a bit of time. We made use of the conferencing facilities and the conferencing venue, food and services were top notch. I forgot some of my clothes and running shoes in the room when I left and Marinda De Lange from housekeeping went out of... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Protea Hotel Umhlanga Ridge - Urban Tranquillity set in the hub of the Umhlanga Ridge New Town Centre. Protea Hotel Umhlanga Ridge offers the perfect base from which to explore the many holiday attractions along the Dolphin Coastline of which its rich Zulu heritage and popular game parks are but a few. The contemporary styled 205 bedrooms include 74 semi self-catering units comprising of family rooms and lofts. Protea Hotel Umhlanga Ridge offers a fresh and funky restaurant with outdoor deck, a roof-level swimming pool, bar and gym. Choose from our a la carte menu with an abundance of dishes from quick and easy snacks to the more sophisticated steaks and curries and watch the chefs prepare your meal! What’s a family holiday without fun activities and outings? The hotel is conveniently located opposite the Gateway Theatre of shopping, which boasts cinemas, Ten Pin Bowling, Go-karts, bumper cars and more. So make sure to put your fun hats on for an action packed holiday at Protea Hotel Umhlanga Ridge. We are also a short 15 minutes from King Shaka International Airport and 20 minutes from uShaka Marine World. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Protea Hotel Umhlanga Ridge

Address: 14 Palm Boulevard | Umhlanga New Town Centre, Umhlanga Rocks 4319, South Africa
Location: South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Umhlanga Rocks
Price Range: $117 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Protea Hotel Umhlanga Ridge 4*
Number of rooms: 205
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