Set in an incredible garden with a stunning variety of flowers and beautiful roses, this hotel is an African experience not to be missed.
The building in colonial style is nicely laid out around lush gardens and manicured grounds. Accommodation is in private chalets with covered carport, spacious rooms with a well studied lay- out, including a large writing desk, a separate make up table with mirror, good size bathroom. The furnishings are a bit outdated. In room amenities include coffee and tea, free internet. and a nice size digital safe.
The coffee shop offers good and fresh selections for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The restaurant for fine dining is elegantly appointed with an excellent menu and superb service.
Personnel is friendly and the manager very hospitable.
We enjoyed the safari and seeing lions, giraffes, impalas, kudus, hyenas.
This hotel is worth the trip to Pietersburg/Polokwane.
Our expectations were exceeded and we would definitely return to this charming hotel.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- The 4-star Protea Hotel by Marriott Ranch Resort established in 1960, is the leading conference, leisure and sports resort in Limpopo. The hotel is situated within a 1000ha nature conservancy and offers 150 hotel bedrooms and self-catering chalets which boasts all modern conveniences. Our Preseidential and Executive suites feature their own private courtyard and spa pool. The 20 luxury two bedroom self-catering golf chalets can accommodate upto 4 adults and two children. Our superior culinary TEAM offers unequaled quality, creativity in local and international cuisines. Take the pleasure of experiencing the ambiance of Basil's fine dining restaurant, or enjoy all meals in the Buttery family restaurant or at our day time clubhouse restaurant. Awaken to the sound of roaring lions and experience these majestic animals on a game drive. Make sure that you meet the cheetahs which have been hand raised and get your camera ready to spot over 200 bird species and 25 antelope species, including Sable antelope, Golden wildebeest, Giraffes, Zebras and Buffalo. Our Facilities and services include, horseback safaris, 4 sparkling pools (2 heated), landing strip, tennis court, fitness centre, steam room, games room, the NEW Kolobe tented camp and TEAM building activities. Our state of the art sports academy offers a magnificent 12-hole par 3 golf course and has launched 2 multi purpose sports pitches which is ideal for professional sports teams to carry out their training camps. 12-well appointed and air-conditioned conference venues seat upto 1200 delegates, with adequate WIFI access through out the property as well as a back-up generator to ensure the hotel is self reliant. We are the ideal wedding destination venue - featuring bush weddings, contemporary weddings, intimate weddings and garden weddings. "COME EXPERIENCE OUR PRIDE, WHERE HOSPITALITY IS A LONG TRADITION" ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Protea Hotel By Marriott Ranch Resort Polokwane, Limpopo