Get an overview of this hotelRiverfront hotel with free airport shuttle and restaurant


Located in the heart of Upington, this hotel is 0.2 mi (0.3 km) from Kalahari-Oranje Museum and within 3 mi (5 km) of Kalahari Mall and Orange River Cellars.

Hotel Features

A restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas is provided, as well as free self parking, a free airport shuttle, and a free shopping center shuttle. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a poolside bar, and a conference center are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 90 rooms feature comforts like Select Comfort beds and premium bedding, while conveniences include refrigerators and coffee makers. Free WiFi and room service are standard, as are LCD TVs with satellite channels.

Protea Hotel by Marriott Upington

24 Schroder Street Upington Northern Cape 8800

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Protea Hotel by Marriott Upington features an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center. 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. 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. Event facilities measuring 161 square feet (15 square meters) include a conference center. This Upington hotel also offers a garden, a fireplace in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services. Guests can use the outdoor pool at a partner hotel. A roundtrip airport shuttle during limited hours and a shopping center shuttle are complimentary for guests. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

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

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Conference space 
  • Total number of rooms - 90 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) buffet 
  • Business center 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Free shopping center shuttle 
  • Computer station 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Free WiFi 
  • One meeting room 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Garden 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 15 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Year Built 1970 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 161 
  • Conference center 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave (on request)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Sleep Number by Select Comfort mattress 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7 AM and 10 AM.

Protea Hotel by Marriott Upington has a restaurant serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a 24-hour fitness center.

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

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

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 16

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • No pets or service animals allowed

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.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No pets or service animals allowed

Parking height restrictions apply


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 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Protea Hotel Upington
  • Upington Protea Hotel
  • Protea Upington
  • Protea Hotel Marriott Upington
  • Protea Hotel Marriott
  • Protea Marriott Upington

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

National Rating

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

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