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    Protea Hotel by Marriott Ranch Resort

    Ranch Resort, Farm Hollandsdrift | 25km South of Polokwane on R101/ N1, Polokwane 0699, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent49%
    • Very good38%
    • Average10%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    “lion walk” (14 reviews)
    “game drives” (14 reviews)
    “fine dining” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness center
    Kitchenette
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
    Golf course
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    Tennis Court
    Kids Club
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 224 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    When I received the invite for the meeting, I’d never heard of Polokwana or Protea,The Ranch and I quickly googled the property. It sounded impressive and I must admit I went with very high expectations. The hotel and its environs are beautiful but not what...More

    Thank Diana K
    Reviewed October 29, 2017

    We came to Polokwane on business and decided to stay the weekend to explore the area. What a lovely place the Ranch is. From the charming, helpful and efficient staff, to the clean and large rooms to the beautifully landscaped large grounds - this is...More

    2  Thank scubafan09
    Reviewed October 29, 2017

    My husband and I would like to thank ALL staff of the Ranch Hotel for their friendly attitude and ,particularly,Asinah that made our staying at the Hotel restful and comfortable after we hastily made a booking only 2 days before our arrival.Grounds of Hotel are...More

    Thank nv0803
    Reviewed September 23, 2017

    Stayed at this very nice resort on our way to Botswana. The surroundings were very peaceful and safe. Enjoyed a few walks on the main road outside the hotel and saw beautiful giraffes around the trees. What a treat for our second night in ZA!...More

    Thank trekker183
    Reviewed September 21, 2017

    for a hotel in the middle of "nowhere" this was an unexpected treat. I can't say how much I enjoyed the absolutely wonderful staff. Maybe the nicest people of any hotel I've visited - and I've been all over the world - from the manager...More

    Thank califreddy
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Concierge
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Tennis Court
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Hot Tub
    • Golf course
    Details
    • Price range
    • $72 - $181 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 150
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Limpopo Province >
    • Polokwane
    • Also Known As
    • Protea Hotel By Marriott Ranch Resort Polokwane, Limpopo
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    Room & Suite (68)
    Dining (34)
    Pool & Beach (29)
    Hotel & Grounds (217)
    Family and Play Areas (23)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (9)
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    SusanElizabeth1006
    December 7, 2017|
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    Response from PaulShearer | Property representative |
    Hi Susan, sorry for causing any misunderstanding. Please contact wildthingz lodge to book and confirm your lionwalk. You can contact kerry. I hope this helps. Let us know if you have any queries. Regards
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    diabilematlou8
    September 15, 2016|
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    Response from Nate05 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi My review does not mention a spa, sorry I can't assist. Regards Nathan
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    lydia k
    February 5, 2015|
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    Response from Paul S | Property representative |
    Hi Lydia, and thanks Simon for offering Lydia contact details and some useful advice. Just keep in mind that the two-bedroom self-catering chalets are ideal for families wanting to stay over a weekend, however due to the... More
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    "Rooms in the main grounds mean instant access to amenities. Rooms off the main grounds entail quite a walk or..."
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