Protea Hotel Kruger Gate - Skukuza

On The Sabi River At The Paul Kruge, Kruger National Park, Skukuza, South Africa, 1350  show map
 4 stars
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Protea Hotel Kruger Gate - Skukuza

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Picnic area/ Tables

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Overview

The attractive Protea Hotel Kruger Gate offers accommodation in a resort area of Skukuza. Founded in 1987, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2004.

The property is 500 meters away from Paul Kruger National Park and Kruger Gate. A 55-minute drive will take guests to Komatipoort.

Numbi Gate is 34.8 km from the hotel and Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport is about 59.5 km away.

Guests can reach Protea Hotel Kruger Gate by car from Kruger Mpumalanga airport in 60 minutes.

Rooms

The property offers en-suite rooms equipped with a balcony, coffee/tea makers, a sitting area, wireless internet and climate control. Some rooms have the garden view. They feature bathrooms with a hairdryer, a shower and a bathtub.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is offered in the restaurant every morning. Guests will enjoy delicious meals at the barbeque restaurant serving authentic cuisine. The spacious café bar features billiards and a terrace.

Services

A souvenir shop, a designated smoking place and currency exchange for general use and laptops, a conference room and a business center for work can be found on-site.

Relax

Guests can revive with pedicure, manicure and reflex massage. A fitness center and a gym as well as mini golf, lawn tennis and beach volleyball are available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free private parking is possible on site.

Number of rooms:   96.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Exterior corridors
  • Fireplace
  • Executive/club floor
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Desert safari
  • Fitness center
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Volleyball
  • Golf course
  • Billiards/ Pool tables
  • Darts
  • Table tennis

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar
  • Picnic area/ Tables

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's menu
  • Children's pool
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club
  • Game room

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Live entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • BBQ facilities
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Pedicure
  • Manicure
  • Waxing
  • Facial
  • Treatment room
  • Beauty treatment
  • Reflex massage
  • Library

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Garden furniture
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Sofa bed

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Room toiletries
  • Sink
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 12 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Protea Hotel Kruger Gate - Skukuza Skukuza location
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Hotel Address:

On The Sabi River At The Paul Kruge, Kruger National Park, Skukuza, South Africa, 1350

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City Center
  • Skukuza
    7.3 mi
Airports
  • Kruger Mpumalanga (MQP)
    36.6 mi
  • Hoedspruit Airport (HDS)
    50.1 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    96

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Rooms and availability

Protea Hotel Kruger Gate photos Room
Family Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size 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
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This family room features a seating area, satellite TV and air conditioning. The bathroom has a bath and shower combination, or a shower only.

Protea Hotel Kruger Gate photos Room
Superior Room
  • Room size:

    260 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This air-conditioned room features a satellite TV and a seating area. The bathroom includes a shower, hairdryer and free toiletries

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Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    96

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Protea Hotel Kruger Gate Reviews

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

Average guest rating

7.8out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 51 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    7.8

    The hotel staff were very friendly and approachable.

    On the first night, the linen,particularly the pillows had cigarete odour.

  • Family with children
    6.6

    Friendly staff and beautiful scenery.

    Air conditioning in our room didn't work (Room 256). We arrived to a room -with only one small towel and one bath towel even though we booked it for 2 adults and 2 children. Complained at reception where after we only received one more bath towel?? Restaurant struggled to handle the large amount of guests for dinner. We were busy with dessert before they cleared any plates off the table.

  • Couple
    5.0

    Would never stay at thje hotel even if you paid me. Had a fight with staff when I was checking out

  • Family with children
    7.4

    The hospitality and the attention you are given by the entire staff.

    When you bbok for the game drive in the park the hotel charges r60 P.P. for making such a booking without notifying us.

  • Couple
    5.4

    Because it's at the actual gate to KNP its like staying at a camp inside the park and dawn/dusk game drives are easily taken from the hotel.

    During our 6 night stay breakfast and dinner were included. The food quality at the hotel was very poor! They did have variety but it was more like pub food. They have an issue with hygene. The breakfast tables were set the night before and are outdoors. Cuttlery was left out overnight? Bird life and monkeys frequented the tables for scraps. The worst case was when we found a maggot on the brie cheese at the morning buffet, which they removed after we pointed it out to them. We visited in September 2010. We really do hope they will improve the food quality at Protea Kruger Gate because everything else in the hotel is great and the location is fabulous.

  • Single
    10.0

    very nice and comfortable as i had a home in south africa . dr jayesh

  • Older travelers
    4.6

    I was close to Kruger Gate and the shower had good water pressure.

    Our rooms were horrible!! Stains and holes in the ceiling was what we looked at every night before we went to bed. Our patio door would not shut entirely and left a 3-inch gap that let the cold air in at night and the deadbolt on the patio door litterally came off in our hands!! And the bellman argued with me when I did not want him to take my bags.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Good service ,good food welcoming staff..

  • Single
    8.2

    The staff are very friendly and always ready to attend to your needs. I really enjoyed the deck area with the view into the park.

  • Family with children
    9.6

    The Spa and Game drive was awesome !!! Thanks Noxy and Blows ( Blues )!! !

    Advertise the viewing decks and spar more. Some WiFi in room would be great.

  • Couple
    7.8

    Fantastic location (a few hundred metres from Kruger gate), very nice premises, comfortable rooms, very nice and good dinner buffet (which includes a show with dancers)

    Maybe slightly pricey...

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Great location, wonderful staff, delicious food, comfortable rooms.

    Drinks expensive

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Very nice and so close to the Kruger National Park.

  • Family with children
    8.2

    Its close proximity to the Kruger Park as it is right outside the gate and the way they have made it, it looks like that we are inside the Kruger Park. The viewing deck to watch the stream for animals and the miniature golf course..

    I paid the hotel receptionist Ms. Sena full money in cash before checking out but was unpleasantly surprised to find out that inspite of doing so the hotel once again charged the entire sum to my credit card. This was definitely not expected out of a good group like the Protea group who runs that place.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The staff are fantastic, the rooms are comfortable and the atmosphere could not be better.

How to reach hotel

hotel Protea Hotel Kruger Gate - Skukuza Skukuza location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

On The Sabi River At The Paul Kruge, Kruger National Park, Skukuza, South Africa, 1350

Get directions
City Center
  • Skukuza
    7.3 mi
Airports
  • Kruger Mpumalanga (MQP)
    36.6 mi
  • Hoedspruit Airport (HDS)
    50.1 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    96

Hotel Awards

South AfricanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedSkukuzaProtea Hotel Kruger Gate

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

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