Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with restaurant and outdoor pool


This family-friendly Bloemfontein hotel is located in the entertainment district, within 1 mi (2 km) of Bloemfontein City Hall, National Museum, and Freshford House Museum. Free State Stadium and Central University of Technology are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this hotel has an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a 24-hour business center, a conference center, and coffee/tea in the lobby.

Room Amenities

All 94 rooms offer WiFi, washers/dryers, and flat-screen TVs. Room service, premium bedding, and free bottled water are among the other amenities available to guests.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Protea Hotel Willow Lake features an outdoor pool and a children's pool. The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business amenities at this 4-star property consist of a 24-hour business center, limo/town car service, and a meeting room. Event facilities measuring 1378 square feet (128 square meters) include a conference center. This Victorian hotel also offers multilingual staff, a garden, and a picnic area. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request), an area shuttle, and a shopping center shuttle. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Protea Hotel Willow Lake has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Conference center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1378 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 128 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Garden 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Number of floors - 1 
  • One meeting room 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Picnic area 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 94 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 2009 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Outdoor pool  


Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( 280 ZAR per hour )

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking, Free RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Desk 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Partially open bathroom 
  • Phone 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Shower only 
  • Turndown service 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

101 Restaurant - This poolside restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at Midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators

No pets or service animals allowed

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: ZAR 185.00 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: ZAR 280 per hour (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 200 per person (one way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 200.00 (one way)
  • Late check-out fee: ZAR 500
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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