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    Protea Hotel by Marriott Zebula Lodge

    1000 Farm 534, D | Mabula District, 20 minutes drive from Bela Bela, Bela Bela 0480, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good31%
    • Average12%
    • Poor8%
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    “golf course” (13 reviews)
    “mini bar” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 7 November 2016

    On the 3rd and 4th of November 2016 we held our company Team building at Zebula. I was checked into house 132 and oh my goodness, a beautifully decorated and with everything we required for our stay and more. We were welcomed by the butler...More

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    Response from hpoole2016, Sales and Marketing Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Zebula LodgeResponded 8 November 2016

    Dear Thato Thank you for sharing your experience at Zebula Golf Estate & Spa through the Guest Satisfaction Survey. As a VALUED CUSTOMER, we appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you had a great stay. With a spirit to serve, we take...More

    Reviewed 22 October 2016

    Booked a Premier house for my husband's birthday, and had family arriving from Cape Town and the UK for this surprise! The house was gorgeous, with all the facilities you could need, and I would not hesitate booking a house there again. We had drinks...More

    Thank TravelFundi2010
    Response from hpoole2016, Sales and Marketing Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Zebula LodgeResponded 23 October 2016

    Dear TravelFundi2010, Thank you for sharing your experience at Zebula Golf Estate and Spa through TripAdvisor. With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted to hear that we have met your expectations. As a...More

    Reviewed 13 September 2016

    We stayed at a private in Zebula over the weekend and made use of the Spa and Club house facilities. Both facilities are looking very tired and run-down and in serious need of a re-vamp. The therapists at the spa were very good, we were...More

    Thank biddy511
    Response from hpoole2016, Sales and Marketing Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Zebula LodgeResponded 26 September 2016

    Dear biddy511 Thank you for taking the time to complete the Guest Satisfaction Survey in regards to your recent stay at Zebula Golf Estate & Spa. As we pride ourselves on delivering a memorable hotel experience during your travels, we have unfortunately fallen short of...More

    Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

    What a great experience we had at Zebula protea. From Milly who did the booking to the welcome at reception where Buyi greeted us with her friendly and welcoming smile to the golf experience everything was delivered with excellence and great customer service. The staff...More

    Thank Gavin O
    Response from hpoole2016, Sales and Marketing Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Zebula LodgeResponded 27 July 2016

    Dear Gavin O Thank you for sharing your experience at the PROTEA ZEBULA. With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted to hear that we have met your expectations. As a VALUED CUSTOMER ,...More

    Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

    Spent 1 night here at end of June 2016. Accommodation was nice as in a bungalow away from others at the lodge. Bungalows are large albeit dated. Had to wait over an hour to be picked up from the airstrip though and the women who...More

    Thank Paul G
    Response from hpoole2016, Sales and Marketing Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Zebula LodgeResponded 28 July 2016

    Dear Paul G As a VALUED GUEST, we see that there is room for improvement based on your feedback. Please accept our apology for not meeting your expectations during your stay. As we strive to deliver a flawless guest experience, we would love to discuss...More

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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Golf Course
    • Tennis Court
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • US$ 151 - US$ 419 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 94
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    • Limpopo Province >
    • Bela Bela
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    3 July 2016|
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    Hi there Thanks for the message. We have plains game on the property, and offer a three hour drive to another farm where they have three of the big Five. Regards, Hayley Poole Sales and Marketing Manager
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