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Protea Hotel by Marriott Chingola
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Chingola
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

I have been traveling to Africa on a regular basis for many years and have found that many of the hotels in Africa start off well and then slowly deteriorate as they get older.
I have not been to Chingola for 5 years or so and expected the same from the Protea in Chingola.

It is not the most modern hotel in Zambia however the rooms and facilities are more than adequate and the staff are extremely helpful and could not do enough for us.

More than sufficient for what we needed.

Thank you

Stayed: April 2017, travelled on business
1  Thank Mosiman
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ProteaHotelsZambia, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Chingola, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Dear Mosiman,

Thank you for your positive feedback regarding your recent stay with us. We are delighted to receive your compliments regarding our extremely helpful STAFF and we will certainly congratulate them for their exemplary service.

It was our pleasure to accommodate you and we look forward to welcome you back again soon.

Kind regards,

Alison Hart
General Manager
Protea Hotel by Marriott® Chingola



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Reviewed 24 August 2016

The staff here were all very warm and welcoming, regularly checking up on us to see if everything was ok. This was a work trip and so it was conveniently located to the town center. Spacious, clean rooms and a nice outdoor dining area.

  • Stayed: August 2016, travelled on business
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1  Thank ClemL1
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ProteaHotelsZambia, Public Relations Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Chingola, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2016

Dear Sir,

Thank you for your positive feedback regarding your recent stay with us. We are delighted to receive your compliments regarding the warm and welcoming STAFF and the clean rooms. Please be assured that we will congratulate our TEAM for their exemplary service.

Thank you for choosing to stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Kind regards

Khetiwe Chiumya Puta
Marketing and Public Relations Manager

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Reviewed 29 June 2016

I have stayed at the Chingola Protea Hotel a few times now and have always had a fairly pleasant stay. Friendly staff, secure parking, smallish swimming pool – I’ve never seen anyone use it.
The room is modern with an average size flat screen TV, selected cable channels, tea & coffee facilities, small bar fridge. Bathroom has a separate shower with reasonable water pressure.
Breakfast was your standard hotel fair. We ate our dinner in the restaurant and I can highly recommend a rump steak with inshima, gravy (tomato & onion) and relish.

  • Stayed: June 2016, travelled on business
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Thank Graeme B
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ProteaHotelsZambia, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Chingola, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2016

Dear Graeme,

Thank you for your positive feedback regarding your recent stay with us. We are delighted to receive your compliments regarding the friendly STAFF and conducive services and facilities offered at our hotel.

Your interest and concern are therefore extremely valuable to us and we hope that you will be staying with us again soon. We should welcome another opportunity to show you Protea Hospitality at its best!

Kind regards,
Alison Hart.
Protea Hotel Chingola

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Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

I took my parents to Protea Hotel for dinner, the food was excellent. There was a good choice on the menu. The waiting staff were polite, professional and attentive. The steak I had for my main course was perfectly cooked, tender and very tasty. The meal was good value for money. Overall a pleasant experience.

Stayed: May 2016, travelled with family
Thank berginhart
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ProteaHotelsZambia, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Chingola, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2016

Dear Mr Berginhart,

Thank you for your compliments regarding the excellent food that you had in our restaurant. Please be assured that we will congratulate our Food and Beverage department for their exemplary service!

Thank you for choosing to dine at Protea Hotel Chingola.

Kind regards,

Alison H

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Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Very friendly staff and good value. The rooms are neat and comfortable and the menu has a good variety. We had a table of 10 and the food all looked tasty and well presented. I will definitely stay here again.

Stayed: May 2016, travelled on business
Thank Steve W
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ProteaHotelsZambia, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Chingola, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2016

Dear Steve,

Thank you for your positive feedback about the friendly STAFF, pleasant rooms and the well- presented food. We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us.

It was our pleasure to accommodate you and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon.

Kind regards,

Alison H

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Additional Information about Protea Hotel by Marriott Chingola

Address: Kabundi Road, Chingola 50100, Zambia
Region: Zambia > Copperbelt Province > Chingola
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Chingola
Price Range: $120 - $226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Protea Hotel by Marriott Chingola 3*
Number of rooms: 40
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Protea Hotel by Marriott(R) Chingola - Affordable Luxury in the heart of Zambia's Copperbelt. Chingola, the most picturesque of the Copperbelt towns, is where Protea Hotel by Marriott(R) Chingola offers a choice of 40 well-appointed, air-conditioned and en-suite rooms with tea/coffee making facilities, hairdryer, telephone, DSTV and free wireless internet access. The Restaurant offers a mouth-watering selection of meals, while the pub has a delightful variety of cocktails and drinks for a relaxed social get-together. After a long day, you can unwind and relax over sundowners on the terrace, next to the swimming pool. Conference and banqueting facilities are available for up to 120 delegates, while the gardens make an ideal venue for weddings, private parties and banquets.Sport and leisure activities include golf, fishing and swimming. The Business Centre will help with all office and secretarial services that the international businessman may require. Travel arrangements and car hire can be arranged at Reception. ... more   less 
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