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Protea Hotel by Marriott Ranch Resort

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent a wonderful evening with my wife at Basil Restaurant, environment was cosy, the food hmmm, neat amazing. The Ostrich steak was absolutely devine. The restaurant manager and his assistants were on point. Amazing place to be, will recommend it to anyone looking for a quite evening out of town.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a lovely resort ,but I was very disappointed with the room. The finishes are extremely dated and the bathroom is also very dated. Definitely not 4 star. The room was very clean though. The hotel itself has great service , with exception to room service which wait for for two hours. There is a variety of things to...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff, great activities and a very nice venue for weddings !! Something wild and fun always around the corner . Jacuzzi, pools, spas,cheetahs,lions, Trampolines, outdoor bars and restaurants.. it's all there !!

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Polokwane, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Room was lovely as well as all the staff. The lion walk wasn't available to us but the reception staff we're really good and managed to book us onto a personalised tour to see the cheetahs as well as other animals. All in all a great trip and stay.

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Mokopane, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Basil's restaurant at the Ranch for an anniversary dinner. The table was specially decorated with rose petals.We ordered from the menu and had a wonderfull meal.The courses were tasty and the prices not that much higher than a run of the mill family restaurant.We found it definitely wortwhile for a special occasion.

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service was excellent and personnel's hospitality is highly appreciated, our room no 81 was neat and comfortable. Thomas at the stables, is a very friendly and helpful person... The food is good (breakfast and the restaurant)

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Krugersdorp, South Africa
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

I will certainly be returning. I didn't get around to use any of the amenities or activities at the resort as this for a business trip, but everything expected at the hotel was as it should be. I literally have no improvement suggestions!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Stayed at the hotel for 3 days on business and will definitely be back and the only place I will stay at in Polokwane. Great accommodation, neat, great food and very relaxing. Also loved the 9 hole mashie course to end of each day in style and just to relax.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Have stayed at the Ranch Hotel a few times and every time they do not fail to make sure that our stay is comfortable and memorable. Their rooms are spacious. Their gardens are picture pretty and the staff is friendly. Will always return for a stay over. My visit started with a smile on my face when a group of...

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Reviewed 8 March 2017

The hotel was nice and somehow cosy. The rooms were spacious enough and they had also a small terrace. There was a nice outdoor pool area in the garden. There was some problem or doublebooking with our room when we arrived, but we got a new room soon. We enjoyed the possibility of trying golf there and it was great....

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Golf Course
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The 4-star Protea Hotel by Marriott Ranch Resort established in 1960, is the leading conference, leisure and sports resort in Limpopo. The hotel is situated within a 1000ha nature conservancy and offers 150 hotel bedrooms and self-catering chalets which boasts all modern conveniences. Our Preseidential and Executive suites feature their own private courtyard and spa pool. The 20 luxury two bedroom self-catering golf chalets can accommodate upto 4 adults and two children. Our superior culinary TEAM offers unequaled quality, creativity in local and international cuisines. Take the pleasure of experiencing the ambiance of Basil's fine dining restaurant, or enjoy all meals in the Buttery family restaurant or at our day time clubhouse restaurant. Awaken to the sound of roaring lions and experience these majestic animals on a game drive. Make sure that you meet the cheetahs which have been hand raised and get your camera ready to spot over 200 bird species and 25 antelope species, including Sable antelope, Golden wildebeest, Giraffes, Zebras and Buffalo. Our Facilities and services include, horseback safaris, 4 sparkling pools (2 heated), landing strip, tennis court, fitness centre, steam room, games room, the NEW Kolobe tented camp and TEAM building activities. Our state of the art sports academy offers a magnificent 12-hole par 3 golf course and has launched 2 multi purpose sports pitches which is ideal for professional sports teams to carry out their training camps. 12-well appointed and air-conditioned conference venues seat upto 1200 delegates, with adequate WIFI access through out the property as well as a back-up generator to ensure the hotel is self reliant. We are the ideal wedding destination venue - featuring bush weddings, contemporary weddings, intimate weddings and garden weddings. "COME EXPERIENCE OUR PRIDE, WHERE HOSPITALITY IS A LONG TRADITION" ... more   less 

Additional Information about Protea Hotel by Marriott Ranch Resort

Address: Ranch Resort, Farm Hollandsdrift | 25km South of Polokwane on R101/ N1, Polokwane 0699, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Limpopo Province > Polokwane
Price Range: $89 - $209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Protea Hotel by Marriott Ranch Resort 4*
Number of rooms: 150
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“Ask for a pool facing room”
RobL104, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms without renovated bathrooms have nicer view of a large garden, but bigger rooms for families have the renovated bathrooms”
230deborahb, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The golf Chalets have excellent views, the main hotel rooms over look the beautiful hotel gardens.”
aves123, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“A room that is far away from the banquet room as it can get a little busy/noisy at times.”
rivoniao, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Polokwane is about 30km away.”
Thato1982, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
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