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Protea Hotel by Marriott Kruger Gate

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Portia Shabangu Rd on Sabi River at the Paul Kruger Gate, Skukuza 1350 South Africa See on map
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Breakfast Buffet
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star accommodation
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Protea Hotel by Marriott Kruger Gate - Where the bushveld is your playground, no matter your age! Protea Hotel by Marriott Kruger Gate, a superior lodge style hotel on the banks of the Sabie River in ...More Mpumalanga offers an affordable luxury getaway. The ambiance of comfort is unforgettable in the context of the African bush. Enjoy the serenity of being in a tree house that overlooks the bushveld, whilst you watch the wildlife go by. Keep your head in the clouds as the veranda and walkway to your air-conditioned room is at a level normally the sole domain of the variety of birds found in the area. Situated only 100 meters from the Paul Kruger Gate of the Kruger National Park, the luxurious Protea Hotel by Marriott Kruger Gate provides guests with the ideal location from which to experience wildlife first-hand. This lodge offers bush drives in a Private Reserve and throughout the Kruger National Park, along with open vehicle safaris and organized game trails for you and your family. Don't forget your binoculars in this birdwatchers paradise. A days adventure is best ended off with a visit to the stunning open air Lapa Restaurant. With an extensive array of local foods to choose from, enjoy a dinner under the African stars. We can even make special arrangements for a Tree house sleep out. Less
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Free Parking
Free Internet
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
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Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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US$186 - US$328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Protea Kruger Gate Hotel Skukuza
Protea Kruger Gate Skukuza
Protea Hotel Kruger Gate
Kruger Gate Hotel
Protea Hotel By Marriott Kruger Gate South Africa/Skukuza
South Africa > Mpumalanga > Skukuza
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Amazing hotel situated in a prime location overlooking prestine riverine habitat and an incredible deck for game viewing! To summarise everything is 100/100 here! The staff are very friendly and the food is superb! The rooms are stunning! Beautiful walks are there to enjoy nature!

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Reviewed 2 days ago

No faults with our stay in this amazing place. Lovely people, lovely food. Nice walk outside of the grounds. Had a truly wonderful time. Enjoyed a spa session with my granddaughter - Veronica and Thuli (?). Very professional and an excellent massage - thank you...More

Thank Alph
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Checked in to what I thought was a newly renovated room which was lovely. Lady at Reception was amazing and she checked me out this morning too 😊 What was disappointing and the same applied to my last stay there was the Food and Beverage...More

Thank Shaun B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We come back year after year for a few days to the Protea Kruger Gate. We love the hotel, the settings and the proximity to the Kruger Gate. The rooms are spacious, clean and the food is great. I don't do many reviews, but the...More

Thank Clyde A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We as a retired couple were not staying at the hotel, but in a self catering establishment on the property. Teas and a walk through the hotel grounds were very pleasant, but this cannot be said for the buffet. As we were experiencing an anniversary...More

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Rob H
14 September 2018|
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Response from bigtones25 | Reviewed this property |
Hi sorry for the delay but I just saw your message by chance as my email is not alerted anymore by trip advisor, but I’ll try and fix it. To answer your question we used Kurt safaris which were the most reasonable priced and... More
Larry M
21 August 2018|
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Response from DeepakG881 | Reviewed this property |
Yes the Tours can be booked. There are three safari conducted by the Park authority. You should book all the three. Before checking into the hotel go to the park gate and get the pre-booking done. At an nominal extra charge... More
29 July 2018|
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Response from DevonP84 | Reviewed this property |
Our room was all on one level and the shower was walk in. But there are steps to the pool, observation decks, and dinner area. I’m not sure if there was an elevator available. Contact the hotel directly just to make sure
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"It's quiet all over this venue. Keep windows closed as per instructions - monkeys are about!"
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