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Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa

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22 Dorp Street, Stellenbosch 7599, South Africa
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London, United Kingdom
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217 reviews
113 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

There are only thirty rooms in this hotel, a mix of traditional rooms and duplex apartments. The lounge and bar are reminiscent of a private club and on the evening we stayed there were no other clients in the lounge and it was almost like being at home with waiting staff. Friendly and helpful staff and a very pleasant place... More 

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Thank Pawl
PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Pawl Thank you for sharing your experience with us! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and look forward welcoming you back home from London in the near future! Kind Regards Gerty Munro General Manager More 

London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Made use of the hotels Gold Prokard loyalty program , which works well. Stayed in a double storey unit with family. Room very clean and well maintained. Have stayed here often before. Staff v friendly . Secure off street parking. Small kitchenette with fridge. Breakfast average.

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Thank Mikel235
PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Mikel235 Thank you for sharing your recent experience at Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa on TripAdvisor , and for your loyal support! We look forward to welcome you back! Kind Regards Gerty Munro General Manager More 

Cape Town
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We booked our room and asked for a early check in ,not knowing that we will be done much earlier than expexted. I phoned them on the way and they assured me that there will be no problem , they will make sure that our room is ready for our arrival. The room was very nice and very spacious. It... More 

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Thank Melanievanoudtshoorn
PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Melanievanoudtshoorn Firstly I would like to thank you for taking the time to give us such an extensive and detailed feedback of your experience during your stay at Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa. We are pleased to read about your experience and so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward welcoming you back,... More 

New Jersey
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15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

Walking distance to downtown. Very nice rooms on a highway. Only heard traffic all night making it impossible to sleep. It is a shame as people are so nice and place is very comfortable. Sleep however is important.

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Thank cmvane
PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear CMVane We are pleased to read about your experience with us and happy that the Staff was nice and hotel comfortable. When you visit us next time, please request a quiet room. We will be more than happy to assist you, and we look forward welcome you back from New Jersey! Kind Regards Gerty Munro General Manager More 

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Jerusalem, Israel
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

The position is in the old part of the town, so it is nice for walking there, although far from the trade center. Rooms need renovation. We did not use the spa because of chilly weather - it is not heated. Very good dinner and excellent wine - consult the chef, he knows things!

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Thank Zeituni
PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Zeituni We are pleased to read about your experience and happy that you enjoyed your dinner. We offer a heated pool in winter and for the cold weather a cosy fireplace in the lounge where you can relax and enjoy one of our favourite local wines. Look forward welcoming you back in the future! Kind Regards Gerty Munro General... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

Amazing staff and Great Manager. Over the long weekend my husband and I celebrated our anniversary weekend. We had gotten a Samsung voucher that allowed us to stay at a Protea hotel at the of R4000 for accommodation. Unfortunately Samsung screwed everything up from the room choice to being told that we couldn't have the breakfast. This was obviously enough... More 

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PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Stephanie Simon…M We are pleased to hear about your experience and do appreciate you words of appreciation. At Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa we proud ourselves on offering our GUEST the best GUEST service, and a feeling of you’ve just come home. I am happy that your Anniversary weekend away turned out to be a lovely experience. We look... More 

Blois, France
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

The rooms were old and needed attention. Only a shower no bath. The lounge was lovely with the fire going. The food in the Restaurant was very good. The staff were excellent. The hotel should be very proud of them. Not sure I'd stay there again.

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Thank pennyp1950
PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Pennyp1950 We are pleased to read about your experience and happy to hear that you enjoyed the food from our restaurant and the excellent service from our TEAM. Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa offer different room types and only have 5 rooms with showers and no baths. We would be really happy to welcome you back to experience one... More 

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35 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

Myself and a colleague were in a Stellenbosch for a meeting and having stayed in a Protea hotel before (see my Jo'burg) review I had high hopes. The staff were very friendly, the room was pleasant, the breakfast plentiful and good. We dined in the restaurant a couple of times and I was impressed with food try the fig and... More 

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Thank Cfincham
PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear CFincham We are pleased to read about your experience and happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. On your next visit we will make sure your stay will be not only pleasant but amazing. Thank you for your support! Kind Regards Gerty Munro General Manager More 

Pretoria, South Africa
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69 reviews
30 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

Protea Dorphius has a great location in Strllenbosch. Easy walking-distance to restaurants and shopping area. I had a huge, well-appointed room. Nonetheless I left less than super-happy. It may be because of the cheap shampoo and soap or that the room was not perfectly clean or that the service level was somewhat faltering. Or that my room had been pre-paid... More 

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Thank Adfresa
PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Adfresa We are pleased to read about your experience with us and would be happy to welcome you back on your next visit to the Winelands. Kind Regards Gerty Munro General Manager More 

Durban, South Africa
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016

I had the most amazing stay. Sadly could not use all the facilities as I was there on Business. The staff were 10 stars, the breakfast delicious and I will be back! It's very central and safe and choose suite no 28 whe you stay there!

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Thank Chani7644
PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Chani7644 We are pleased to read about your experience and delighted to hear that you had an amazing stay. We look forward welcoming you back soon! Kind Regards Gerty Munro General Manager More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa is an elegant Victorian Boutique Hotel in Stellenbosch, South Africa. The hotel, a fusion of Victorian and modern elegance, is situated in the heart of the Cape Winelands, providing luxury accommodation to the weary traveller. With 27 rooms, all individually decorated and furnished with antiques, the atmosphere is that of visiting the country side, and yet the Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa with its homely ”Guesthouse” atmosphere provides every modern amenity you would expect from a 4 star Hotel. Surrounded by vineyards and beautiful mountains makes this location one of the most sought-after holiday venues in the Western Cape and in South Africa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa

Address: 22 Dorp Street, Stellenbosch 7599, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
Price Range: $84 - $158 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 27
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#5 Spa Hotel in Stellenbosch
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