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Bloemfontein, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I checked in at around 22.00 pm. The night reception was friends. And we found all reservations ready prepared and it was quick to check in.the room was clean and lovely. The hotel food are to die for. Wow . I would like to say thank you to Fikile she was great. Keep up the god work...

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Dear mashego8 Thank you for taking the time to rate us on TripAdvisor after your recent stay at the Protea Hotel by Marriott Emalahleni Witbank. We are delighted to receive your compliments and we will certainly congratulate Fikile for her exemplary service. It was our pleasure to accommodate you, and your interest and loyalty are truly invaluable to us. Please...

Hendrina
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The staff was friendly and very helpful. Room service was quick and friendly and I am satisfied with Protea Hotel Witbank and the room was very comfortable. Aircon was working great. I would recommend this Hotel to anyone travelling.

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Dear percyh500 Thank you for taking the time to rate us on TripAdvisor after your recent stay at the Protea Hotel by Marriott Emalahleni Witbank. We are delighted to receive your compliments and we will certainly congratulate the STAFF you commended for their exemplary service. It was our pleasure to accommodate you, and your interest and loyalty are truly invaluable...

Durban
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

I visited Witbank for the first time and I was rather surprised to have been hosted in such a big hotel. My room size was okay with a study desk on a special corner, which was useful for my stay and it also had bathtub and a shower. I would like to thank the hotel staff for making my stay...

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MarketingManager2, Marketing Assistant at Protea Hotel by Marriott Witbank, responded to this review

Dear sollym95 Thank you for taking the time to rate us on TripAdvisor after your recent stay at the Protea Hotel by Marriott Emalahleni Witbank. We are delighted to receive your compliments and we will certainly congratulate the STAFF you commended for their exemplary service. It was our pleasure to accommodate you, and your interest and loyalty are truly invaluable...

Nelspruit, South Africa
Reviewed 9 February 2017

On arrival at the reception, it was efficient and the ladies were welcoming. My room was well prepared and all accessories were in order and covering my basic needs and expectation. Room service and the food were excellent.

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Dear lucasmaboi Thank you for taking the time to rate us on TripAdvisor after your recent stay at the Protea Hotel by Marroitt Emalahleni Witbank. We are delighted to receive your compliments and we will certainly congratulate the STAFF you commended for their exemplary service. It was our pleasure to accommodate you, and your interest and loyalty are truly invaluable...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 February 2017

I was well received on check in but I did not like the lady who checked me out. She had an attitude. I think she needs to be trained in customer service The room I was given was great in line with being a Marriot card holder.

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Dear nndlovu Thank you for taking the time to rate us on Trip Advisor after your recent stay at the Protea Hotel by Marriott Witbank. We are delighted to receive your compliments regarding the room you stayed in. Please accept my sincere apology for the inconvenience that was caused to you during your check out procedure. Your experience of the...

Volksrust, South Africa
Reviewed 22 January 2017

1. both parking should may improved 2. room 87 bed room door should be fixed or removed 3. same door replace a lock 4. may be consider have toilet separate from bath 5. information from your staff is always different 6. i only get discount after a complain regardless with be a pro card member and give different information 7....

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MarketingManager2, Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Witbank, responded to this review

Dear vuledzanib Thank you for taking the time to rate us on Trip Advisor after your recent stay with us. We wish to assure you that your feedback about your experience at Protea Hotel by Marriott Witbank is viewed in a serious light. Please accept my sincere apologies for the inconvenience that was caused to you during your stay. Your...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 17 January 2017

staff has apartheid and they think they are smart for nothing they don't treat people equal, the place is not bad and service would be good if the staff change their attitude, cleanliness is also bad as you find dishes in the corridor since morning till noo

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Dear cheyeza Thank you for taking the time to rate us on Trip Advisor after your recent stay with us. We wish to assure you that your feedback about your service experience at Protea Hotel by Marriott Witbank is viewed in a serious light. Please accept my sincere apologies for the inconvenience that was caused to you during your stay....

Brakpan
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Very kind staff and willing to help, the gentleman at the reception gave me an experience I never had at any Protea in my life....I felt very special. I requested to change my room, and it was done with no questions asked. The food was delicious.

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Dear, Elmon C Thank you for taking the time to rate us on Trip Advisor after your recent stay at the Protea Hotel by Marriott Witbank. We are delighted to receive your compliments. It was our pleasure to accommodate you, and your interest and loyalty are truly invaluable to us. Please feel free to contact the hotel for any assistance...

Nelspruit, South Africa
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I spent a week there not once but twice, two months in a row their service is just amazing, their food always on point. their rooms fresh n clean all the time. That's why I keep on going back and back and back I just cant get enough of their warmth, its like home away from home.

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Dear mbuyanv Thank you for taking the time to rate us on TripAdvisor after your recent stay at the Protea Hotel by Marriott Witbank. We are delighted to receive your compliments and we will certainly congratulate the STAFF you commended for their exemplary service. It was our pleasure to accommodate you, and your interest and loyalty are truly invaluable to...

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 10 January 2017

The service was fast and reliable. The place is just too amazing for words. The pool area was clean and safe to be around.. dinning area was too perfect. We were treated well and the staff is really friendly. Wished i could have extended my stay for a month!!

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Dear Cleopatra_mahlangu Thank you for taking the time to rate us on TripAdvisor after your recent stay with us at Protea Hotel by Marriott Witbank. I am delighted to hear that the STAFF was so friendly and efficient. Your commendations of the STAFF in particular are highly valued, and I wish to assure you that we have congratulated them for...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Protea Hotel Witbank - Gateway to the East. Protea Hotel Witbank offers relaxed and comfortable accommodation conveniently located one hour from O.R. Tambo International Airport and Pretoria on the N12 and N4 respectively. The hotel is within easy reach of the N4, the gateway to the Mpumalanga Lowveld and Mozambique, and is the ideal stopover for travellers en route to the Kruger National Park or the Limpopo Province. Protea Hotel Witbank lies on the outskirts of the eMalahleni (Witbank) CBD, a stone's throw from the town's shopping centres and government complexes. GUESTS can enjoy buffet breakfasts and dinners in the Hotel's Ilanga Restaurant daily with lunch that is served on request. The Barristers Bar is a great place to enjoy sundowners, a light pub meal or simply relax in the cosy and inviting bar and lounge areas. Stroll through the hotel's enchanting garden, lounge beside the cool waters of the sparkling pool or enjoy the many sporting facilities around the hotel. Wireless internet is accessible throughout the hotel and GUESTS are provided with 500MB complimentary internet use per room, per day. GUESTS are invited to use the hotel's complimentary transportation within the eMalahleni CBD between 08h00 and 17h00 weekdays, upon prior notification. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Protea Hotel by Marriott Witbank

Address: 167 Jellicoe Street, Emalahleni 1035, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Mpumalanga > Emalahleni
Price Range: ₹ 2,424 - ₹ 4,651 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Protea Hotel by Marriott Witbank 3*
Number of rooms: 101
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“1. my room was not that clean 2. the carpet was smelling 3. the bed room door was not locking ,even when you report nothing has done 4. the light above my stoop door is terrible by dirty 5.the hot water was not there all the times 6. services room orders request you always get different information 7. shower soaps and toiletries was always not enough 8. some times the tap water was not clean 9. TV remote control was one as you need to share with kids ,it was so frustrating ”
 of 5 bubbles vuledzanib, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I was placed on the eastern side of the hotel, closer to the main road....unfortunately for a busy person like me, I couldn't sleep in the early morning due to the cars dashing on the main road...for those on business, and need a peace of mind, they should be advised of the road and allocated on western side of the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles elmonc, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“nothing specific, if all the rooms were like ours should be great, our room was very small.”
 of 5 bubbles jackp939, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Would have liked to use a bar fridge to freeze my water and cold drinks for my trip through Mphumalanga”
 of 5 bubbles 294nevilleh, 4 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are the same”
 of 5 bubbles nokuthulapearlk, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
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