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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

A restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a fitness center are available at this hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a rooftop terrace, and a conference center 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 hair dryers are among the other amenities available to guests.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Protea Hotel Umhlanga Ridge features an outdoor pool and a fitness center. 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 a meeting room. This family-friendly hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, spa services, and multilingual staff. 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 has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Computer station 
  • Conference center 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair salon 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • One meeting room 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Total number of rooms - 205 
  • Year Built 2009 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Outdoor pool  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • LCD TV 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • 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

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and 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.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Spa Services

  • Hydrotherapy treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Facial treatments 

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.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are available.

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 (roundtrip)
  • 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.

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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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