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


This family-friendly Umhlanga hotel is located in the entertainment district, within a 10-minute walk of Gateway Shopping Centre and Umhlanga Hospital. Umhlanga Lighthouse and Umhlanga Rocks Beach are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a conference center, and a complimentary children's club are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 205 rooms offer comforts like Tempur-Pedic beds and premium bedding, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Room service, coffee makers, and free bottled water are among the other amenities available to guests.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an outdoor pool, Protea Hotel Umhlanga Ridge provides a fitness center 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 wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 4-star property consist of a business center and meeting rooms. This family-friendly hotel also offers spa services, a terrace, and a complimentary children's club. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) and an area shuttle. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Protea Hotel Umhlanga Ridge is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Children's club 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Children's pool 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Conference center 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Garden 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 7 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Terrace 
  • Total number of rooms - 205 
  • Year Built 2009 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Children's club (free)  
  • Children's pool  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Outdoor pool  

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • LCD TV 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Tempur-Pedic mattress 
  • Turndown service 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 9:30 AM.

Protea Hotel Umhlanga Ridge has a restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Late night fare is available from room service (during limited hours).

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a children's pool are on site. Other recreational amenities include a fitness center.

Children under 12 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool or fitness facility without adult supervision. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the fitness facility.

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


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

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 12 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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.

Parking height restrictions apply

No rollaway/extra beds available


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • Deposit: ZAR 300 per night
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 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 350 per person (one way)
  • Self parking fee: ZAR 65 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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