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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Clean and hospitable. Upstairs loft spacious but a little uneasy for a tall person. Air conditioning quiet and cool. Breakfast good and plentiful. Enjoyed my one night here. 10 minute walk to town center and restaurants. 5 minutes to nice selection of restaurants on Dorp Street. Feels old but quaint. Good place.

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PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Tim W Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review about your experience at Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa. I am happy that you enjoyed your stay, and look forward to welcome you back to experience our 84 m2 deluxe loft apartments. Kind Regards Gerty Munro

Tallinn, Estonia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

There is certain colonial charm in this hotel which excuses few things otherwise would not be acceptable for example old ordinary thin doors when opening to lobby did not keep away any conversation hold outside the room nor did the windows keep from the street noise. And it's located next to rather important and vivid streets. The location is good...

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PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear MSander Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review about your experience at Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa. We offer a breakfast buffet in the morning , and I will definitely look at the daily options to make it much more interested for our GUEST. The pool - we advertised a heated...

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here as part of a group of 16 golfers visiting from the UK. Hotel ideally situated for golf and wine trips and also a short walk into Stellenbosch, which was lovely. My room was very spacious (room 2), clean and bed very comfortable. Staff and service were good too and breakfast was fine. Would stay again if I'm lucky...

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PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear lain B Thank you for your kind and much appreciated review of your experience during your stay at Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa. We are delighted that you enjoyed staying at our hotel and that you could experienced our facilities. Look forward welcoming you back from the United Kingdom to our beautiful Country, Town and historical...

Newport News, Virginia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a good place to use as a home base if you plan to tour the local wine regions of Stellenbosch and Franschhoek. It is also close to town if you would like to walk Dorp street and get a sense of the local culture. The staff was helpful and friendly and arranged a tour guide for me at...

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PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear mckimw Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review about your experience at Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa. The hotel is well located with walking distance to restaurant and shops, I am happy that you could experienced this. I am very happy to hear that our STAFF assisted you well at the...

Yorkshire Dales National Park, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We had a loft room number 29. Very lovely accomadation for the two of us. Close to the pool spa and reception. Plenty of good restaurants in the area. The breakfasts are very good. I am on a strict gluten/ wheat free diet and they have gluten free bread, muffins, crumpets. All warm food like omelttes and scrambled eggs can...

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PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Sue K Thank you for your feedback and for sharing your experience at Protea Hotel by Marriott Dorpshuis & Spa on this platform. With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted to hear that we have met your expectations. Your feedback will be shared with the team to...

Harlow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2017

A lovely quaint hotel that reminded me of an old farmhouse. All rooms were very different from studio flats to two storey houses. I had a 2 storey house, which had a large kitchen, toilet and shower downstairs with a large TV dining area and lounge area. Upstairs was a large bedroom, second bathroom with a shower and separate bath,...

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PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear KAZzzPAZzz Thank you so much for your kind and much appreciated review of your experience during your recent stay at Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa. We are delighted that you had an awesome experience and look forward welcoming you back to Protea Hotel by Marriot Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa. Kind Regards Gerty Munro

Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 5 February 2017

The location is super noisy next to one of the major streets with a lot of traffic in the morning and the evening. But the good news that you have easy access to the vineyards in the Stellenosch area. The room was great but you can see that the hotel is older and then nobody is really investing in it...

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PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear mwen001 Thank you for writing a review on this platform regarding your stay at Protea Hotel by Marriott Dorpshuis & Spa. The hotel is well located and easy access as you experienced to the vineyards in Stellenbosch and surrounding area. We have just finished a large project in 2016 at the hotel and will continue to invest in this...

Tokyo
Reviewed 8 January 2017

I was hoping to impress my Japanese wife with a 4 night stay in Stellenbosch. This was our last destination on this trip of 2 weeks. Marriott members, this hotel is not on par with the Marriott standard in our opinion. The downstairs bathroom smelled of mould. One of the towels was moldy and had to be thrown on the...

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PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Daniel M Thank you for writing a review on this platform regarding your stay at Protea Hotel by Marriott Dorpshuis & Spa. I am sorry that we did not meet your expectations and the normal standard of service we so proud to offer. The hotel rooms are sold not as self catering apartments as we do have a restaurant...

Reviewed 7 January 2017

The Protea Hotel Dorps Huise is in the middle of the Beautiful historic town of Stelenbosch. This is in Wine land country, lots of amazing wine estates surround this historic town. The staff at the hotel are excellent. This is a very quaint hotel with a stunning pool and Spa The dining room offers traditional South African food like Babootie...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 4 January 2017

An experience that anyone should have. A classic vintage feeling that everyone should have hospitable staff easy and friendly environment. Best eyebrow shaper in the whole of Western Cape. Relaxed easy uncomplicated buffet experience.

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PHDorpshuis, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa, responded to this review

Dear sylviawyngaard Thank you so much for your kind and much appreciated review of your experience during your recent stay at Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa. We are delighted that you had an awesome experience and look forward welcoming you back soon! Kind Regards Gerty Munro

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa is an elegant Victorian Boutique Hotel in Stellenbosch, South Africa. The hotel, a fusion of Victorian and modern elegance, is situated in the heart of the Cape Winelands, providing luxury accommodation to the weary traveller. With 27 rooms, all individually decorated and furnished with antiques, the atmosphere is that of visiting the country side, and yet the Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa with its homely ”Guesthouse” atmosphere provides every modern amenity you would expect from a 4 star Hotel. Surrounded by vineyards and beautiful mountains makes this location one of the most sought-after holiday venues in the Western Cape and in South Africa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa

Address: 22 Dorp Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
Price Range: $127 - $294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Protea Hotel by Marriott Stellenbosch Dorpshuis & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 27
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“try to get a garden room.”
 of 5 bubbles MSander, 25 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The two floor suites are very nice and still suitable if traveling alone.”
 of 5 bubbles mckimw, 26 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room away from the road, as can get noisy with boy racers early in the morning”
 of 5 bubbles KAZzzPAZzz, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Deluxe Room”
 of 5 bubbles sylviawyngaard, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Try a room close to the pool area.”
 of 5 bubbles foziaa775, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
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