The Protea Hotel Bloemfontein is situated in Nelson Mandela drive, in the heart of Bloemfontein business district and close to many attractions such as the National Museum, galleries and theatres among many others. Bloemfontein is well-known as the ‘City of Roses' for its attractive landscape gardens.
The complex is an ideal setting for those wanting a luxury break in South Africa whilst enjoying the benefits of outstanding services and state-of-the-art facilities. Among the amenities included at the hotel you can find 60 conference rooms (with the latest audio-visual technologies), a large outdoor swimming pool with parasols and sunbeds, a restaurant & bar, free secured parking, golf course, tennis court, squash courts, bowls, a gym and health centre along many services such as babysitting, currency exchange, tour desk, laundry, shoe shine, porter, among many others.
The hotel is close to many tourist attractions and points of interest such as the ‘City Hall', the ‘Old Presidency', the ‘Anglican Cathedral', the ‘Orchid House', the ‘Bloemfontein Zoo', the ‘Naval Hill', the ‘National Museum', the ‘War Museum', as well as, many art galleries and theatres. The nearest train station is located at less than 3 miles away and the nearest towns are ‘Welkon' and ‘Kimberly'.
The hotel is fully air conditioned and has smoke detectors and a private security system to guarantee your relaxation all the way until the end of your stay. It makes for an excellent place to commence a great break in this naturally beautiful and breath-taking country, which it is also rich in history and cultural diversities.
Distance from Airport:
13km/8miles (approximately) from JBM Hertzog/ Bloemfontein International
The hotel bedrooms are decorated in neutral and light colours to guarantee your relaxation. All duvets and linen are white and they are hypoallergenic.
The complex consists of 94 bedrooms divided as follow:
18 twin rooms (with two single beds)
32 double (with two double beds)
2 rooms, specially adapted for disabled (two double beds)
12 Three-quarter rooms (two three-quarter-beds)
30 King rooms (one king size bed)
10 Interconnecting rooms
All rooms are inclusive of modern features such as electronic safety deposit box, writing desk, tea/coffee making facilities, luggage rack, hair dryer, multi-adapter plugs, air conditioning and colour satellite/cable television.
All rooms also come with private bathroom and separated shower, as well as, laminated wooden floor.
Wi-Fi is also available.
15 minutes (approximately)
Eating and Drinking:
The hotel has a Restaurant & Bar ‘Amoretta' serving a gastronomic menu from International and Traditional South African cuisine, as well as lighter meal options. The bar has a wide and high-quality selection of wines, beers, liqueurs, whiskeys, gin, brandy, as well as, spirits, soft drinks, juices, coffee and tea.
The hotel has an outdoor swimming pool surrounded by a terrace area with parasols and sunbeds for your use and overlooking the hotel's beautiful and secured private gardens.
The Protea Hotel Bloemfontein is a splendid choice for travellers on a business trip as the complex is close to the main business district in Bloemfontein, as well as, some interesting local attractions. It is also good for couples.
Couples, groups and lone, business or senior travellers. The hotel is recommended to disabled travellers.