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Protea Hotel by Marriott Transit

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Clean comfortable hotel the big let down was breakfast as the hot food was stone cold and service was non existent . Good free wi fi and a gym nice pool area. There is a nice bar and the service there was good.

Thank Jeannette H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very conveniently situated with shuttle service to and from airport. Rooms are comfortable and overall the place is really good with a lovely outside area including a pool. The gym is also a bonus. The let down is the restaurant with service lacking and below average food.

Thank Lance B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The front desk is so amazing. Sincere and welcoming smiles that easily overcome the burdens of a weary travellers or the frustrations of a missed or cancelled flight. Has the unique benefit of allowing guests to live a comfy airport terminal life.

Thank Chipo M
Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The only positive I can say about this property is that you do not have to enter South Africa if transiting to other African locations. We stayed here based solely on that fact but made the incorrect assumption that the hotel would be of international standard. The WiFi is substandard and is difficult to access as it is the airport...

Thank John747_12
Somerset West, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the Protea Transit Hotel during an overnight layover at O R Tambo airport. It was really quite handy, as you don’t have to go through immigration at all, just pick up your boarding pass at the transit desk, go through security, and voila, you’re at the hotel. As far as food goes, just walk up the stairs...

Thank DanO68
Windhoek, Namibia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As I booked online I did not check whether the room I booked had any air conditioner, and only realised when I checked in. I went to reception to see for an alternative room and the receptionist that checked me in, a rude manner told me that those rooms are more expensive, I felt offended, because who told her i...

Thank beucarol
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a 3 night stay for Head Office Conference. Close to our office and OR TAMBO airport. Excellent food considering the are catering for so many people. Service outstanding. Rooms clean and neat. Beds very comfortable. Only problem for me is that sharing with a colleague is not great. Clear glass shower in the bedroom. Smokey glass door on...

Thank DurbanHappyWanderer
Camberley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had around 15hrs wait for our connecting flight so booked a room in advance. You go through a couple of security checks before getting to the hotel (don't bother taking water bottles from the aircraft as they'll remove them at the x ray desk). It's a bit of a walk to hotel reception but check in was reasonably quick...

2Thank nnmercman
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Thank you so much for the fantastic and 1st class treatment. Especially from Boitumelo, Musa and Thulani. They were great. Fast and pleasant service Clean and comfortable rooms Fast Internet Great experience Cant wait to come back 😊😊😊🇿🇦

1Thank MalaikaNnyanzi
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

To the good side of this hotel: the bed are good and the shuttler chauffeur and the staff carring our bags very nice. To the bad: the hotel is very noisy. We could hear the cars the hole night. Also, you hear people talking in the corridors. We got woken up at 08.30 by the staff of the hotel (...

Thank Naiti d
PH-Transit, Front Office Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Transit, responded to this review

Dear Naiti D, Thank You for taking the time to review our sister property, It is unfortunate that your experience was not pleasant, as Protea Hotels one of our core principles is providing the best GUEST service and we have fallen short of that principle during your last stay. I have liaised your concerns with the correct property (Protea Hotels...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
PLEASE NOTE THAT THE PROTEA HOTEL TRANSIT O.R. TAMBO AIRPORT IS EXCLUSIVELY FOR GUESTS IN INTERNATIONAL TRANSIT. Protea Hotel Transit O.R. Tambo Airport - A Classical African Experience for transient travellers. The Protea Hotel Transit O.R. Tambo Airport, situated behind Immigrations inside international departures at OR Tambo International Airport, offers a welcome opportunity for transient travellers to rejuvenate between international flights. As the only hotel in this location, we offer the utmost convenience to all international travellers in transit – catering to your specific needs. Be it a refreshing shower or a quick nap on our comfortable beds before you board your next long flight; Protea Hotel Transit O.R. Tambo Airport is the perfect choice for you! The classic and modern Protea Hotel Transit O.R. Tambo Airport ensures that you receive fast, efficient and friendly service, from express check in to check out. Our location also offers you the opportunity to roam the wide selection of retail shops and restaurants should you have the time. We have taken every measure to ensure that your stay with us is as convenient and enjoyable as possible. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Protea Hotel by Marriott Transit

Address: Terminal A, O.R. Tambo International Airport | exclusively for guests in International Transit, Kempton Park 1627, South Africa (Formerly Protea Hotel OR Tambo Airport Transit)
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Greater Johannesburg > Kempton Park
Price Range: £94 - £138 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Protea Hotel by Marriott Transit 4*
Number of rooms: 87
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“The convenience of the location is not enough.”
John747_12, 12 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the 3rd floor is better. Its air conditioned. The M floor, I would not recommend as there is no windows for air ventilation.”
beucarol, 5 May 2017 | Read review
“Superior rooms are larger and have a bath as well as shower”
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nnmercman, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Don't stay there!”
913williame, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with garden/airport view as view over parking lot isn´t the nicest”
johanm602, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
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