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Protea Hotel Umfolozi River

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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good47%
  • Average29%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tour group”(6 reviews)
“tea coffee”(4 reviews)
“reception area”(5 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewstour grouptea coffeereception areahluhluwe imfolozi game reservenext morningbuffet stylethe hotel staffbeautiful groundsseparate buildingsshort staynice pooldinner buffetsliding glassbathroom designstayed here for one nighta king size bedchalet style
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

arrived at the hotel, not deifficult tom find as has been a guest before. The lady at reception allocated us our room, not far from reception but to our surprise the room didnt have any bedding, just a blank mattress and undressed dirty pillows. To...More

1  Thank Butho N
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Not sure how a person with a handicap would be able to get to the room as you must use stairs and at night it is not well lit. I had to find someone to help me find my room as it wasn't easy. Room...More

1  Thank Helen R
Reviewed 12 June 2017

The hotel has nice garden grounds but to get to your rooms, especially at night, can be a challenge since the rooms were dispersed and without a clear lay out. Our room is basic, there is a safe but no refrigerator, and our tour guide...More

2  Thank thu51
Reviewed 30 May 2017

No wi fi in the room, lobby only, very inconvenient. The walk to lobby is dark at night not much lighting, a little scarry. Big room big bathroom, full shower door. Good dinner in hotel restauratn. Dryer is not hot at all, could not dry...More

1  Thank bobolee55
Reviewed 9 May 2017

First of all, it was a disaster to find this place. We ended up, in the dark, at another river lodge where they directed us to this Protea Hotel. Another trip back in the dark, sigh sigh. We knew the hotel is right off the...More

2  Thank laraBrussels
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US$81 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$81 - US$114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Sadiegirl21611
3 June 2017|
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Response from EmJayBV | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply, you can reach them on their own email please try via protea or marriot website because tripadvisor in its infinite wisdom doesn't allow posting of contact details "- Sorry, questions may not... More
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Suzy K
16 November 2016|
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Response from Stephne A | Reviewed this property |
Suzy, there were dryers but the hotel is not well maintained and a bit of a disappointment so ensure that it works!
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coutou
9 October 2016|
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Response from Olli S | Reviewed this property |
Not that I'm aware. You should ask your housekeeper if they can or know of another who can wash your clothes. We've done that in the past and they are always done well and they appreciate the extra income.
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"In the middle of nowhere have to carry own luggage and rooms outside."
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"Ask for a chalet closer to reception, otherwise it is a long walk."
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"run the shower first and check if the drainage is working"
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""Chateau" rooms are very far from the main building."
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