• Protea Hotel Kruger Gate

Protea Hotel Kruger Gate

Affordable luxury where the Bushveld is your playground

Set amongst the trees on the banks of the Sabi River, just 100 metres from the Kruger National Park, the Protea Hotel Kruger Gate offers fantastic accommodation and an ideal location in which to enjoy the abundant nature and wildlife of this region.

Presenting excellent value for money, the hotel offers spacious rooms and thatched chalets connected by raised walkways designed to give a tree house feel. In the evenings dine under the stars at the open air Lapa Restaurant while enjoying traditional African entertainment and during the day the new pool deck bar overlooking the Sabi River is the perfect place for game viewing!

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Hotel highlights

  • Excellent value for money
  • 100m from Kruger National Park
  • Sleep under the stars at the Tree House
  • Open-air Lapa Restaurant

Hotel Features

General Information

  • Check-in Time:
    14:00
  • Check-out Time:
    11:00
  • 103 rooms
  • Transfer duration: approx One hour from Kruger Mpumalanga Airport

Main Facilities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa facilities
  • Wifi

Board Basis Options

  • Half Board

For Families

  • Babysitting

Hotel Location

Location Highlights

Protea Hotel Kruger Gate

  • approx One hour from Kruger Mpumalanga Airport
1076 Reviews 78% of travellers recommended this hotel

Traveller ratings

  • Excellent 483
  • Very Good 401
  • Average 131
  • Poor 39
  • Terrible 22

What to Expect

  • Location
  • Sleep Quality
  • Rooms
  • Service
  • Value
  • Cleanliness

Reviews

Dec 12, 2019

Relax stay at Protea hotel at Kruger gate

Nelspruit, South Africa

Stayed for one night whilst attending a conference. Very good conference facilities and friendly helpful personnel. Ample parking for vehicles in safe area. Excellent restaurant and very nice rooms with all amenities. Everything in room is clean and well maintained.
Nov 30, 2019

I love here!

Bangkok, Thailand

So much enjoy food, atmosphere, clean and natural :) We are so impressed at the dinner bonfire ^^ the show is amazing. And thanks a lot you guys, especially the waiter named Sybol ( hope I wrote the name correctly) he gave us very nice service, suggesting where to visit and stories ^^ the white wine he suggested was absolutely amazing and became my favorite one. Thank you so much Sybol and Kruger 's Staffs
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Protea Hotel Kruger Gate

Facilities

Safari

Explore the experience that is the Kruger National Park by going on a walking trail with an expert guide, or a game drive in the wild. Night game drives can also be arranged. The safari office is located at the Protea Hotel Kruger Gate hotel and a number of other safari and touring options can be booked locally on the premises.

Fitness Centre

A fitness area is available to all guests and overlooks the Kruger National Park.

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Game Viewing Deck

The expansive game viewing deck is one of the most popular spots at hotel, situated just 100m from the Paul Kruger entrance to the Kruger National Park.

Dee’s African Spa

This is the ultimate place to pamper your body and mind. Rejuvenate your body after your early morning starts for game viewing. The spa has a traditional African feel with a modern touch. The Africology range which is made up of natural ingredients are used for massages and skincare. These are bound to leave your skin feeling revitalized and the body fully refreshed. Treatments can be enjoyed on the spa deck or in the comfort of your own room.

Sports Facilities

Leisure and sporting activities at Protea Hotel Kruger Gate include miniature golf, tennis court, volleyball, table tennis and children's playground.

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Swimming Pool

Enjoy a relaxing swim in the outdoor swimming pool after day of game viewing.

Protea Hotel Kruger Gate

Room Types

Luxury Room

Luxury Room

Luxury Rooms feature a king-sized bed and additional luxuries to ensure an enjoyable stay at Protea Hotel Kruger Gate. Complimentary Wi-Fi is provided.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Hairdryer
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Separate Shower
  • Telephone
  • Towels included
  • TV
Bedroom

Superior Room

The Superior Room category are more spacious than the luxury room. With the additional space the superior room comes equipped with a king-sized bed, an L-shaped lounger couch and a big sliding door with a Juliet balcony. Complimentary Wi-Fi is provided.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Hairdryer
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Minibar
  • Safe
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Separate Shower
  • Telephone
  • Towels included
Chalet

Chalets

The seven six-sleeper fully equipped self catering chalets are great for families or guests on long stays. The chalets will make you feel a part of the bush environment. Each chalet has two en-suite bedrooms, a loft suitable for children and a lounge and kitchen area. All the hotels facilities are still available for guests booking a chalet. Complimentary Wi-Fi is provided.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Hairdryer
  • Ironing Facilities
  • Safe
  • Satellite/Cable TV
  • Separate Shower
  • Towels included
Protea Hotel Kruger Gate

Food & Drink

Open-air Lapa Restaurant

Lapa Restaurant

A buffet is served for breakfast while A La Carte is served for Lunch. Enjoy traditional African cuisine while Shangaan dancers and marimba bands entertain you.

Pool Terrace

Pool Deck Bar

Guests can enjoy sipping on a cocktail while taking in the views of the Sabi River. Game views can also be enjoyed here. Sit back and relax and enjoy the wonderful sounds nature has to offer.

Board Basis Options

Half Board

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