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    Protea Hotel by Marriott Kruger Gate

    Portia Shabangu Rd | on Sabi River at the Paul Kruger Gate, Skukuza 1350, South Africa
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    • Excellent48%
    • Very good36%
    • Average12%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    I travelled here with a teacher's' group and it was amazing! Great food, lovely rooms and a great staff make it an excellent choice for doing Kruger safaris. It is also very local in character. I recommend it without hesitation.

    Thank LBucci
    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    The hotel is very nice (rooms, restaurant). So pleasant after a full day in Kruger park and so close to park entry. The diner outside is pleasant and prolongate the spirit of "safari". Rooms are quite big and allow you to spent a very good...More

    Thank oxcebo
    Response from Francois M, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Kruger GateResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Protea Hotel Kruger Gate through the Guest Satisfaction Survey. 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...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Great staff and a unique "lodge-like" environment complete with up close animal contact (monkey just stole part of my lunch while writing this, so you will be up close!). Accommodations are well appointed and meets Marriott standards.More

    Thank donschmincke
    Response from Francois M, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Kruger GateResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Protea Hotel Kruger Gate through the Guest Satisfaction Survey. 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...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We have been on a conference and everything was spot on. Clean rooms, wonderful setting with Stunning views and superb food. Staff were also very helpful. We just didn't want to leave and loved every minute!More

    Thank VictoriaRose2015
    Response from Francois M, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Kruger GateResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Protea Hotel Kruger Gate through the Guest Satisfaction Survey. 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...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This hotel is right next to the Kruger Gate and allows an opportunity to experience the most beautiful sightseeing places in Mpumalanga. It's a lot of driving, but driving that is worth it. Beautiful dancers and drummers performed at the hotel during dinner and my...More

    Thank phoebsm
    Response from Francois M, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Kruger GateResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Phoebsm, Thank you for sharing your experience at the Protea Hotel By Marriott Kruger Gate 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,...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Babysitting
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Tennis Court
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    • US$214 - US$322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    27 July 2017|
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    Response from bobgoodsir | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, I would suggest you take the early morning game drive with a professional courier/driver and get back for breakfast. After you have done this, as you have a car, go back and drive yourself. you will be pleasantly... More
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    Ruchi B
    20 July 2017|
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    Response from patriciadrew28 | Reviewed this property |
    I actually think they had a decent amount of vegetarian options. Me myself I'm actually not vegetarian but love healthy food and I found the salad bar very very generous, There were multiple types of vegetables, rice and... More
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    21 April 2017|
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    Response from Lorraine S | Reviewed this property |
    we have not made use of safari guides because we generally do our own driving into Kruger, being locals. there is a small shop at the hotel with few basic items and tourist souvenirs. there arent any restaurants close by... More
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    "Get some intel into where you will be away from loud groups of tourists."
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    "Keep windows closed or the monkeys will get in!"
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    "If you like relatively finer things in life, this is not for you."
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    "Where possible go for a ground floor room. There do not appear to be any balconies on the upper floor."
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