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Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa

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Phalaborwa, South Africa
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28 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for three nights, very comfortable, clean and staff very helpful. Meals are well prepared and very tasteful. Overall had a great stay, will certainly recommend Protea Dorpshuis to any person travelling to Stellenbosch.

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Thank dgmcknight
PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear dgmcknight Thank you for sharing your experience at the Protea Hotel Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa on this platform. As a VALUED GUEST we appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you had a great stay. With a spirit to serve, we take great pride in not only meeting, but exceeding your expectations. Your feedback is integral to... More 

Strand, South Africa
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at the Protea Hotel Stellenbosch and wanted a spa treatment so we booked a week in advance for a treatment at Protea Hotel Dorpshuis spa at 11am Saturday 03/09/2016. Saturday at 10:40 they phoned to cancel the booking as their was something wrong. As you know it was it is month end so we could... More 

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Thank Grant1012
PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Grant1012 Thank you for sharing your experience regarding your booking at the Spa on TripAdvisor. As per our record, the booking was not confirmed Saturday morning, and as you mentioned it was month end and the hotel was fully booked, but we should have confirmed with you before taking other reservations. I do apologise for the inconvenience and truly... More 

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South Africa
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40 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016

From the moment we arrived at this hotel, situated very centrally (but securely) in the beautiful town of Stellenbosch, throughout our stay, until we checked out, everything was just perfect. The reception personnel were all so friendly and helpful. There was a problem with our booking (as the online booking system only picked up our booking for our second night's... More 

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Thank Ryno C
PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Ryno C Thank you for taking the time to write an online review regarding your recent stay with us. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and value your feedback. Thank you for sharing it. We do hope to see you back again soon! Kind Regards Gerty Munro General Manager More 

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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183 reviews
83 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2016

This is a good hotel. Great location but the service is a lit slow. The hotel looks like empty and I've asked for a late check out and the answers was no. The pool and spa I wasn't able to see because was closed, maybe because was winter time. Breakfast is ok. parking lot available and wifi. Got a very... More 

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Thank Felipe_US
PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Felipe_US Thank you for taking the time to give us feedback of your experience during your stay at Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa. We are happy that your overall experience was good, but disappointed to hear that the service which is very important was a bit slow . We pride ourselves on delivering a memorable hotel experience and do... More 

London, United Kingdom
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231 reviews
124 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 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 by Marriott Stellenbosch 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 June 28, 2016

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 by Marriott Stellenbosch 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 June 18, 2016 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 by Marriott Stellenbosch 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 2 helpful votes
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 by Marriott Stellenbosch 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 

Jerusalem, Israel
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278 reviews
56 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 75 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 by Marriott Stellenbosch 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 by Marriott Stellenbosch 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 

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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
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
Services
  • 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 by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa

Address: 22 Dorp Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
Price Range: $108 - $189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 27
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#5 Spa Hotel in Stellenbosch
#9 Luxury Hotel in Stellenbosch
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