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Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga

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Room | 1 bedroom, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Room | 1 bedroom, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Room | 1 bedroom, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace

Overview of Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga

Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga

3.0 star property
Beach hotel in Umhlanga with restaurant and bar/lounge

8,4/10 Very good

370 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Air conditioning
  • Bathtub
  • Connecting rooms available
The price is R2 222
Price available on 2022/12/11
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Protea Mall, Cnr Lighthouse and Chartwell Drive, Umhlanga, KwaZulu-Natal, 4320
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • Self parking
  • Spa services
  • In-room childcare
  • Business center
  • 4 meeting rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • Area shuttle
  • 24-hour front desk
For families
  • Children stay free
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Television

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • Durban Beach - 8 min drive
  • UShaka Marine World - 20 min drive

Getting around

  • King Shaka Intl. Airport (DUR) - 15 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

Restaurants

  • Catch - 2 min walk
  • 14 on Chartwell - 2 min walk
  • Hooters - 3 min walk
  • Lord Prawn - 3 min walk
  • Steak & Ale - 3 min walk

About this property

Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga

Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for ZAR 350 per vehicle one-way. Guests can indulge in spa services, and Lighthouse serves breakfast. Fellow travelers say great things about the helpful staff and location.

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Follows standard cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Marriott)

Safety measures

Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 269 rooms
  • Arranged over 15 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 21
  • Check-out time is 10:30 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 21
  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18

Children

  • Up to 3 children (12 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • Babysitting*

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Onsite self parking (ZAR 55 per day)
  • Onsite RV/bus/truck parking (fees apply)
  • Height restrictions apply for onsite parking

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours)*

Offsite

  • Area shuttle within 10 km*

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge) each morning 6:30 AM–10:30 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge

Traveling with children

  • Children stay free (see details)
  • Childcare in room (surcharge)
  • Grocery/convenience store

What to do

  • Personal watercraft (motorized)
  • Shopping
  • Beach access
  • Access to nearby health club
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Whale-watching nearby

Working away

  • Business center
  • 4 meeting rooms

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop

Facilities

  • 2 buildings/towers
  • Built in 1998
  • ATM/banking
  • Spa services

Accessibility

  • Wheelchair-accessible bathroom vanity
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Elevator
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Closed captioned TV
  • Lowered electrical outlets in bathroom
  • Lowered peephole/view port in door
  • Low-height counter/sink
  • Height-adjustable showerhead
  • Grab bar near toilet
  • Grab bar in bathtub
  • Lever door handles

Languages

  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 43-inch LED TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Electric kettle

Sleep well

  • Free crib/infant bed
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Access via exterior corridors

Special features

Spa

Guests can pamper themselves by indulging in the onsite spa services.

Dining

Lighthouse - This restaurant serves breakfast only.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 205 for adults and ZAR 205 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 350 per vehicle (one-way, maximum occupancy 3)
  • Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of ZAR 500 (subject to availability)

Children & extra beds

  • In-room babysitting is available for an extra charge
  • Airport shuttle for children between the ages of 1 and 15 costs ZAR 125 (one-way)

Parking

  • Self parking costs ZAR 55 per day
  • Parking height restrictions apply

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Reservations are required for spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Commitment to Clean (Marriott).

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Protea Hotel
Protea Hotel Marriott Durban Umhlanga
Protea Umhlanga
Umhlanga Protea Hotel
Protea Hotel Umhlanga Rocks
Protea
Hotel Umhlanga
Protea Marriott Durban Umhlanga
Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga Hotel
Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga Umhlanga
Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga Hotel Umhlanga

Frequently asked questions

Does Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga?
As of 06 December 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga on 11 December 2022 start from R2 222, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property and guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Are pets allowed at Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga?
Yes. Self parking costs ZAR 55 per day. RV/bus/truck parking is available.
Is airport shuttle service offered by Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is ZAR 350 per vehicle one-way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 4:30 PM. Check-out time is 10:30 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge of ZAR 500 (subject to availability).
Is there an onsite casino at Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga?
No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but Sibaya Casino (7-min drive) and Suncoast Casino and Entertainment World (13-min drive) are both nearby.
What is there to do at Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga and nearby?
Have fun with activities like cycling, hiking, and parasailing, and practice your swing at the nearby golf course. Enjoy amenities like spa services and access to a nearby health club.
Are there restaurants at or near Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant, Lighthouse. Nearby restaurants include Lord Prawn (3-min walk), Steak & Ale (3-min walk), and Angelo's (4-min walk).
What's the area around Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga like?
Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga is a short 13-minute walk from Umhlanga Rocks Beach and 6 minutes' walk from Umhlanga Main Beach. Travelers love the hotel's prime location.

Overall score and ratings

8,4

Very good

8,8/10

Cleanliness

8,5/10

Staff & service

8,2/10

Amenities

8,4/10

Property conditions & facilities

8,5/10

Eco-friendliness

8/10 Very good

Cynthia, 2-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Great hotel and location with amenities
Benediction, 2-night trip with friends
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8/10 Very good

Micheline J A, 1-night trip
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2/10 Poor

Unacceptable
For the price paid for a family room, the following: 1. Only 1 soap/shampoo etc 2. Tea/coffee also limited 3. So too the number of towels 4. Cold to lukewarm water to shower, both at night and in the morning
Muhammed, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Jacobus, 10-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

David, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Erick, 1-night trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

8/10 Very good

Arnold, 1-night business trip
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4/10 Fair

Poor service
I stay here atleast 6 nughts a month. For work purposes. 3 nights at a time. On the 1st night, my hotel room is fully stacked. Lotion, nodu wash, pack of pocket tissues, soaps. On the 2nd and 3rd nights, none of the things i used on the 1st night geta replaced. Also, when i request an iron it takes FOREVER.
3-night business trip
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8/10 Very good

Arnold, 4-night business trip
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