Protea Hotel Umhlanga - Durban

Protea Mall Cnr Lighthouse, Chartwell Drive, Durban, South Africa, 4320  show map
 3 stars
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Protea Hotel Umhlanga - Durban

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Sports activities

Tennis court

 Spa and relaxation

Spa lounge

 Breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Poolside snack bar

Overview

Protea Hotel Umhlanga is a 3-star excellent guesthouse, located near to the beach. Protea Hotel Umhlanga has been welcoming guests to its spacious rooms since 1997.

Guests can reach such landmarks as Moses Mabhida Stadium, Kings Park Athletics Stadium and Gateway Mall in a 20-minute walk.

This hotel is conveniently placed close to bars, restaurants and a stadium.

Protea Hotel Umhlanga is within a 15-minute drive to Durban International airport.

Rooms

Protea Hotel Umhlanga provides 250 guestrooms appointed with an in-room safe, free Wi-Fi, multi-channel TV, individual climate control and an iron with ironing board for a pleasant stay in Durban. As the hotel overlooks Umhlanga Rocks, guests can enjoy a magnificent view from their rooms. A bathtub, a hairdryer and a shower can be found in all bathrooms.

Eat & Drink

A delicious breakfast is served every morning. Guests can unwind in the Lighthouse Breakfast Restaurant And bar with a favourite drink.

Services

Protea Hotel Umhlanga caters to the needs of guests providing a baggage storage, currency exchange and a cash machine as well as a business center, a meeting room and a copier.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at ZAR 55 per day.

Year renovated:   2009.  Number of rooms:   250.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Souvenir shop
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis court
  • Tennis

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Lobby bar
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Spa center
  • Sauna

Room view

  • Sea view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Separate bedroom
  • Sofa bed
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Cookware/Kitchen utensils

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  12 pm

Check-Out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Protea Mall Cnr Lighthouse, Chartwell Drive, Durban, South Africa, 4320

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City Center
  • Durban
    9.8 mi
Airports
Restaurants
  • Bamboo Sushi Lounge (cuisine: Asian)
    200 ft
  • Angelos
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-Out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of rooms:
    250

Rooms and availability

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Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or King or Twin beds
Size: 195 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Elegant, spacious room with a small kitchenette with a microwave and a refrigerator. It also offers air conditioning and satellite TV.

Room facilities
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    One-Bedroom Suite
    Bed type: Double Bed
    Size: 175 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Suite, 1 Bedroom (separate lounge area)

    Room facilities

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Protea Hotel Umhlanga - Durban Durban location
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      Hotel Address:

      Protea Mall Cnr Lighthouse, Chartwell Drive, Durban, South Africa, 4320

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Durban
        9.8 mi
      Airports
      Restaurants
      • Bamboo Sushi Lounge (cuisine: Asian)
        200 ft
      • Angelos
        300 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  12 pm
      • Check-Out:
        until  12 pm
      • Year renovated:
        2009
      • Number of rooms:
        250

      Protea Hotel Umhlanga Location

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      Local Attractions

      • Gateway Theater of Shopping - 1.0 mi
        No. 1 Palm Boulevard Umhlanga Ridge New Town Centre, Umhlanga Rocks

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Bamboo Sushi Lounge - 200 ft

          Address: 48 Protea Mall
          Phone: +27 31 561 2705

          62% likes this, based on 37 reviews
          Cuisine: Asian

        • Olive and Oil Umhlanga - 500 ft

          Address: Chartwell Drive
          Phone: +27 31 561 2618

          74% likes this, based on 124 reviews
          Cuisine: Steakhouse, Seafood, Mediterranean, Pizza & Pasta

        • Ponta D'Ouro Restaurante - 500 ft

          Address: Shop 17, Grenada Square, 15 Chartwell Drive
          Phone: 27 (0)31 561 7849

          51% likes this, based on 13 reviews
          Cuisine: Portuguese

        • Angelos - 300 ft

          Address: Lighthouse Road

          80% likes this, based on 57 reviews

        • Remo's Villaggio - 500 ft

          Address: CNR Lighthouse and Chartwell Drive

          61% likes this, based on 57 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian

        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2009
        • Number of rooms:
          250
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        Protea Hotel Umhlanga Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Protea Hotel Umhlanga

        Individual guest reviews

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          The staff are very friendly, but however, we had to be moved as the room requested did not have double bed and was smoking. However, they did their best to accommodate us. The only problem was late on both nights, the occupants of room 817 was extremely noisy until all hours of the morning.

        • Family with children
          6.6

          Room was very clean, neat and comfortable.

          The hotel is situated right opposite the taxi rank which was extremely noisy with the hooting of vehicles during the early hours of the morning, thus not allowing for much rest.

        • Group of friends
          9.2

          Teh staff was wonderful and incredibly helpful at things liek taxis local info and internet help

        • Single
          8.2

          The room was excellent. Perfect for business travel and self catering facilities were very useful.

          The breakfast was poor and not value for money. The yogurt was fizzy and options were limited.

        • Single
          7.0

          This hotel is very nicely situated to visit beaches and is also in a nice viby area close to restaurants and bars.

        • Family with children
          7.8

          Proximity to beach, semi self catering facilities in room

          Squabbling about payment on our arrival, breakfast expensive but offering not impressive, sleeper couch really uncomfortable

        • Family with children
          8.8

          IT was superbly situated. enjoyed all the restaurants etc. al over. thank you.

        • Single
          7.0

          Large room, good bathroom

          very noisy hotel, water pipes and lift noise transmits through hotel

        • Older travelers
          7.4

          Great location for Umhlanga village. Very practical and convenient hotel with comfortable rooms. Good self catering kit.

        • Couple
          4.2

          The location was ideal. 10 minute drive from central Durban. Also the hotel is a 5 minute walk from the beach. Pleant of restaurants in the vicinity. No need to drive for lunch and dinners.

          Our 4 night break in was very disappointing as the hotel did not have sufficient hot water for two people sharing a room. This issue was raised on the first day however the problem just escalated until we left on the fourth day. the staff were not trained or experinced enough to deal with the queries. Our leisure break turned into quite a stressful 4 days.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Protea Hotel Umhlanga - Durban Durban location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Protea Mall Cnr Lighthouse, Chartwell Drive, Durban, South Africa, 4320

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Durban
          9.8 mi
        Airports
        Restaurants
        • Bamboo Sushi Lounge (cuisine: Asian)
          200 ft
        • Angelos
          300 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-In:
          from  12 pm
        • Check-Out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2009
        • Number of rooms:
          250