Get an overview of this hotel3-star hotel with restaurant and pool bar

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Restaurant
Laundry facilities
Grocery/convenience store
Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)

Location

Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Umhlanga Lighthouse, Umhlanga Rocks Beach, and Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Trail. Umhlanga Lagoon Nature Reserve and Umhlanga Hospital are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Hotel Features

A restaurant, a bar/lounge, and a poolside bar are available at this hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include self parking, dry cleaning, and laundry facilities.

Room Amenities

All 174 rooms provide conveniences like sofa beds and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include free bottled water, hair dryers, and laptop-compatible safes.

Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga

Renovations & Closures

The property will be renovating from 22 May 2017 to 30 November 2017 (completion date subject to change). The following areas are affected:
  • Meeting facilities
  • Select guestrooms
  • Swimming pool
During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. 4 meeting rooms are available. For a surcharge, the property provides an area shuttle within 10 km and a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours). This business-friendly hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, gift shops/newsstands, and laundry facilities. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Umhlanga has designated areas for smoking.

  • Poolside bar 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge) 
  • Grocery/convenience store 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Restaurant 
  • Total number of rooms - 174 
  • Number of floors - 15 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 4 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Year Built 1998 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Grocery/convenience store  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

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

Lighthouse - This restaurant serves breakfast only.

Nearby Things to Do

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

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

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Only service animals are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available

Parking height restrictions apply

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • 1 percent tourism fee will be charged
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

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 175 for adults and ZAR 175 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 250 per person (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 125.00 (one way), (from 1 to 12 years old)
  • Self parking fee: ZAR 55 per day
  • 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

  • Protea Hotel
  • Protea Hotel Marriott Durban Umhlanga
  • Protea Umhlanga
  • Umhlanga Protea Hotel
  • Protea Hotel Umhlanga Rocks
  • Protea
  • Hotel Umhlanga
  • Protea Marriott Durban Umhlanga

We should mention

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.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.


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