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New chapter for Protea Hotel Balalaika

The Protea Hotel Balalaika, in the heart of Sandton, has reinvented itself many times since starting out life as a countryside tea room during the 1940s – in the period before Sandton even existed. Over the years the hotel has transformed itself...

Protea Hotels named coolest hotel brand

Mere weeks after opening the third Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! in Menlyn, Pretoria, the Protea Hotel Group, which is now part of Marriott International, has been named the coolest hotel brand by the Sunday Times Generation Next 2015 Brand Survey...
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Protea Hotel Stellenbosch revamped

The Protea Hotel Stellenbosch is currently undergoing a refurbishment of their bedrooms for greater comfort and to further improve safety standards. This includes new furniture, art, soft furnishings, wooden floors and wall colours. The Deluxe...
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Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! coming soon

The third Protea Hotel Fire & Ice! is set to open on 15 March 2015 in Pretoria. It is situated just off the Ben Schoeman Highway and directly opposite Menlyn shopping centre. The hotel provides one of the largest and most flexible conferencing...
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Protea Hotel Kampala offers free Wi-Fi on shuttles

With the burgeoning business travel industry in Africa only set to grow in the coming years, Protea Hotel Kampala is moving guests into the digital zone with free Wi-Fi connectivity from the second they set foot in a hotel shuttle. Not only will...
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Protea Hotel Hatfield adds more conference venues

Protea Hotel Hatfield has just completed work on a new guest lounge and two new conference venues to service the great demand for meeting spaces in the state capital. The hotel is situated in the trendy and up-market suburb of Hatfield. One of the...

Leader of the pack

Protea Hotel Hluhluwe & Safaris on KZN’s north coast has considerably moved up its refurbishment timetable and is due to finish the make-over of all its rooms by the middle of September this year, rather than November as initially announced....

Balalaika facelift

The elegant Protea Hotel Balalaika in the heart of Sandton is undergoing a soft refurbishment of all the public areas that is to be completed by the end of August 2013. There will be no structural alternations, so it’ll be business as usual at the...

Crystal Towers Hotel & Spa: Up to speed

The African Pride Crystal Towers Hotel & Spa in Cape Town, which boasts the city’s second largest conference centre after the CTICC, is going live with 50Mbps of pure fibre bandwidth on 17 July 2013. The hotel is partnering with Century City...