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Protea Hotel Edward - Durban

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149 Or Tambo Parade, North Beach, Durban, South Africa, 4001  show map
 4 stars
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Protea Hotel Edward - Durban

Wi-Fi
Parking

ZAR 80 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Snack bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Exercise gym

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Rooftop pool

Overview

Overlooking the Indian Ocean, the excellent 4-star Protea Hotel Edward offers a tennis court, a sauna and an indoor swimming pool. The hotel was opened in 1935 in a 7-story Victorian building and renovated in 2011.

The venue is placed in the center of Durban, 1150 meters away from Mini Town Snell Parade and 2.2 km from Greyville Race Course. This property is set just a short walk from the sandy beach and offers chairs, umbrellas and towels.

Aside from using a video projector, secretarial services and a slide projector on-site, guests can take advantage of convention centers and exhibition centers nearby.

Protea Hotel Edward is at a short distance from Durban Railway train station. The hotel is located within 30 km distance of Durban International airport.

Rooms

The property offers luxurious rooms equipped with wireless internet, LCD TV, pay TV, a mini-refrigerator and a living area. The rooms have a view over the sea. The rooms have modern décor and dark-wood furniture.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the restaurant each morning. There is a restaurant serving seafood dishes on site. Guests can unwind in the Entrance To The Fine bar with a favourite drink.

The hotel offers a buffet breakfast at the price of ZAR 165 per person per night. 

Services

Protea Hotel Edward provides guests with free shuttle service, a doctor on call and turndown service.

Relax

On-site children facilities feature meals, babysitting and cots. The on-site activities include windsurfing, snorkeling and diving.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site at ZAR 80 per day.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   101.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • No wheelchair access
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Lobby
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym
  • Wind surfing
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Tennis court

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar
  • Buffet breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Secretarial service
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • High chairs
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's buffet
  • Board games
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Rooftop pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Sun loungers
  • Night club
  • Entertainment
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Sauna

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Ocean view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Dining table
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds
  • In-room sink

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid films
  • International calls
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Plug adaptor
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 12 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

149 Or Tambo Parade, North Beach, Durban, South Africa, 4001

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City Centre
  • Durban
    4000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Durban Railway Station
    1.2 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    101

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Rooms and availability

Protea Hotel Edward photos Room
Standard Guest Room
  • Room size:

    175 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Water bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
Room Description:

Elegantly decorated non sea-facing room with wooden furniture, air conditioning, small seating area, work desk and flat-screen satellite TV.

Protea Hotel Edward photos Room
Standard Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Elegantly decorated non sea-facing room with wooden furniture, air conditioning, small seating area, work desk and flat-screen satellite TV.

Standard Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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Protea Hotel Edward photos Room
Family Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Double beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Water bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
Superior Guest Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 2 Single beds or 1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
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  • General:Internet access
  • Safe
  • Living room
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Water bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
Room Description:

Superior|Superior Guest Room, 1 King or 2 Twin/Single Be d(s), Mini fridge, Wireless internet, complimen tary, Coffee/tea maker, 32in/81cm LCD TV ( Breakfast )

Superior King Room
Sea view
  • Room size:

    175 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

This sea facing double room features air conditioning and a seating area.

Deluxe King Suite
Ocean view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe
  • Seating area
  • Living room
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Water bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
Room Description:

Suite|Deluxe, Suite, 1 King, Ocean view, Balcony, Breakfast For Two

Protea Hotel Edward photos Room
Deluxe Suite
Sea view
  • Room size:

    195 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Super King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

This suite features a sea view, dining area and electric kettle.

Protea Hotel Edward photos Room Standard Twin Room
Executive Twin Room
  • Room size:

    220 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Water bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
Mini Guest Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe
  • Living room
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard Guest Room, 1 Double or 2 Twin/Single Bed(s), Mini fridge, Wireless internet, complimentary, Coffee/tea maker, 32in/81cm LCD TV

Protea Hotel Edward Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

Popular areas

  • Marine Parade400 ft
  • City Center3700 ft

Places of interest

  • Victoria Street Market1.4 mi
  • African Art Centre1.7 mi
  • Big Rush1.7 mi
  • KwaZulu-Natal Herbarium2.1 mi

Train stations

  • Durban Railway Station1.1 mi

Convention centers

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Beach Hurst2700 ft
  • Mini Town Snell Parade3700 ft
  • Durban Botanic Gardens1.9 mi
  • Durban Campus2.8 mi
  • Entembeni Hospital3.0 mi

Stadiums

  • Kingsmead Cricket Stadium3700 ft
  • Greyville Race Course1.4 mi
  • Moses Mabhida Stadium1.6 mi
  • Kings Park Athletics Stadium1.8 mi
  • Kings Park Stadium2.1 mi
  • Absa Stadium2.1 mi

Parks

  • Wavehouse Gateway1.3 mi

Golf courses and Country clubs

  • Durban Country Club1.9 mi

Public parking

Local attractions

  • Gateway Theatre of Shopping9.0 mi
    1 Palm Boulevard Umhlanga Ridge New Town Centre
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  12 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2011
    • Number of floors:
      7
    • Number of rooms:
      101

    Hotel Awards

    South AfricanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedDurbanProtea Hotel Edward

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Luxury Hotels in South Africa

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    Protea Hotel Edward Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Protea Hotel Edward

    Average guest rating

    7.2out of 10
    Very good
    Based on 43 reviews

    Guest reviews

    • Family with children
      5.6

      Place is close to beach .

      Staff , espercially at reception did not seem to know what they were doing and it took time to check in.

    • Older travelers
      8.8

      service was ggod from the staff, also the rooms were beautiful

      the bed was low, the food were almost delicious and the airconditioner made a noice, and i struggle to figure out how the shower works.

    • Group of friends
      7.4

      Good value for money

      Ac Unit in the room very noisy and impossible to use due to this reason. Limited choice of tv channels; Lobby area not very attractive and not compelling to use other services such as bar and restaurant; could do with a revamp

    • Group of friends
      9.2

      very clean

      for the money we paid think the can add a breakfast free,all my freinds who stay in other hotel paid less with breakfast include

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      service very poor for supper,?under-staffed

    • Couple
      6.6

      I enjoyed the predominantly indian culture of the area. Plenty of beaches in the vicinity.

      Good food.

    • Family with children
      9.2

      This were our boys first experience in a hotel and they were quite impressed and loved it wanted to stay for a week!

      The comfort and service.

    • Older travelers
      9.6

      Very central,close to beach, safe area, walking distance to shopping area, safe car parking.

    • Group of friends
      9.2

      the staff was friendly and helpful - and the front desk was very informative and knowlegeable

    • Family with children
      7.4

      Easy access to the beach. The warmth of the staff members

      the noise at night from the merry go round.

    • Family with children
      9.6

      The staff was wanderful and its very clean keep up the good job

    • Single
      7.0

      Nice and central with easy beach access.

      Rooms were not ready at check in time and then the room i was sent to wasnt clean.

    • Family with children
      5.8

      Found a cockroach crawling around the breakfast buffet area and alerted a staff member. He just effortlessly took a piece of toilet paper, reached over the counter to squash it, and then nonchalantly continued with his duties.

    • Group of friends
      9.6

      Excellent service and very helpful staff who went out of their way to be helpful.

    • Couple
      8.2

      Fit for purpose, friendly staff, good location, all the sports channels

      Did not like the cheap toilet paper nor the lack of water in the fridge

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Protea Hotel Edward - Durban Durban location
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    Hotel Address:

    149 Or Tambo Parade, North Beach, Durban, South Africa, 4001

    Get directions
    City Centre
    • Durban
      4000 ft
    Airports
    Train Stations
    • Durban Railway Station
      1.2 mi
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  12 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  12 pm
    • Year renovated:
      2011
    • Number of floors:
      7
    • Number of rooms:
      101

    Hotel Awards

    South AfricanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedDurbanProtea Hotel Edward

    According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
    Best Luxury Hotels in South Africa

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