Protea Hotel Edward - Durban

ex. Protea Hotel Edward Durban

149 O.R 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

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Snack bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

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
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Wind surfing
  • Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Tennis court

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service 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

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • 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
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Sun loungers
  • Night club
  • Entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Sauna

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Ocean view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Separate living room
  • Separate sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Dining table
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds
  • In-room sink

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Mini-fridge
  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Orthopedic mattress

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

149 O.R Tambo Parade, North Beach, Durban, South Africa, 4001

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City Center
  • Durban
    1.1 km
Airports
  • Durban International (DUR)
    27.8 km
  • Pietermaritzburg Oribi (PZB)
    65.9 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • 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:

    16 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
Room Description:

SINGLE STANDARD. BED & BREAKFAST. Standard rate

Standard Dormitory Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Dining:Mini-refrigerator
Protea Hotel Edward photos Room
Standard Flat
  • 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
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • 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.

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
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Family Room, 2 Double, Mini fridge, Wireless in ternet, complimentary, Coffee/tea maker, 32in/8 1cm LCD TV ( Breakfast )

Superior Guest Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

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

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Internet access
  • Safe
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • 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 )

Protea Hotel Edward photos Room
Superior King Room
Sea view
  • Room size:

    16 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • 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:

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
    • Balcony
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Safe
  • Seating area
  • Living room
  • Direct dial phone number
  • 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 Exterior Photo album
Deluxe Suite
Sea view
  • Room size:

    18 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Super King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Connecting room
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Dining area
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

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

Protea Hotel Edward photos Room Twin Room with Sea View
Executive Twin Room
  • Room size:

    20 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Safe deposit box
  • Balcony
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • 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
Room Description:

This air-conditioned twin room features a flat screen satellite TV, tea-and-coffee making facilities, mini bar fridge, air-conditioning, shower and bath.

Protea Hotel Edward Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • uShaka Marine World1.6 km

Popular areas

  • Marine Parade100 m
  • City Center1.0 km

Convention centers

  • ICC Durban700 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Beach Hurst800 m
  • Mini Town Snell Parade1.1 km
  • Durban Botanic Gardens3.1 km
  • Durban Campus4.5 km
  • Entembeni Hospital4.8 km

Stadiums

  • Kingsmead Cricket Stadium1.1 km
  • Greyville Race Course2.2 km
  • Moses Mabhida Stadium2.6 km
  • Kings Park Athletics Stadium2.9 km
  • Absa Stadium3.4 km
  • Kings Park Stadium3.4 km

Parks

  • Wavehouse Gateway2.0 km

Golf courses and Country clubs

  • Durban Country Club3.0 km

Public parking

  • Netcare Parklands Hospital4.3 km
  • St Augustines Hospital4.4 km
  • Life Entabeni Hospital4.8 km

Local attractions

  • Gateway Theatre of Shopping14.5 km
    1 Palm Boulevard Umhlanga Ridge New Town Centre
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • 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
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    149 O.R Tambo Parade, North Beach, Durban, South Africa, 4001

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Durban
      1.1 km
    Airports
    • Durban International (DUR)
      27.8 km
    • Pietermaritzburg Oribi (PZB)
      65.9 km
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  2 pm
    • Check-out:
      until  11 am
    • 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

    Use Badge