Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with 3 outdoor pools and restaurant


Located near the airport, this family-friendly hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Howick Golf Club, Umgeni Valley Nature Reserve, and National Botanical Gardens. Butterflies for Africa and Howick Museum are also within 9 mi (15 km).

Hotel Features

3 outdoor pools, a restaurant, and 2 bars/lounges are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a snack bar/deli, an outdoor tennis court, and a conference center are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 97 rooms boast deep soaking tubs and offer free WiFi and LCD TVs. Other amenities available to guests include refrigerators, minibars, and room service.

Protea Hotel by Marriott Hilton

1 Hilton Avenue Hilton KwaZulu-Natal 3245

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Protea Hotel by Marriott Hilton features 3 outdoor swimming pools, an outdoor tennis court, and a children's pool. Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a snack bar/deli. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of hotel's 2 bars/lounges. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

5 meeting rooms are available. This Victorian hotel also offers spa services, a terrace, and barbecue grills. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) and an area shuttle. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

Protea Hotel by Marriott Hilton is a smoke-free property.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 97 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 3 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 7 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Picnic area 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 5 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Conference center 
  • Outdoor tennis court 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free pool cabanas 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Free long-term parking 
  • Year Built 2010 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Children's pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Outdoor tennis court  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

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


Free long-term parking, Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • 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.

Ellington - This restaurant is located by the pool. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

3 outdoor swimming pools are on site along with a children's pool. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool without adult supervision.

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 


To make special requests for 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 time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for ZAR 200.00 per night.


  • 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.

  • 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 cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed


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 185 for adults and ZAR 92.50 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 180 per person (one way)
  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 200.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Hilton Protea Hotel
  • Protea Hilton
  • Protea Hilton Pietermaritzburg
  • Protea Hotel Hilton
  • Protea Hotel Hilton Pietermaritzburg
  • Protea Hotel Marriott Hilton
  • Protea Marriott Hilton

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

National Rating

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

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