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Protea Hotel Blantyre Ryalls

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2 Hannover Avenue, Blantyre Malawi See on map
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Breakfast Buffet
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4 Star accommodation
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Situated in the central business district of Blantyre, the commercial capital of Malawi, Protea Hotel by Marriott Blantyre Ryalls is perfectly suited for business travellers and holidaymakers alike. This ...More district has become the financial hub of Malawi and the hotel is only 15 minutes from the airport. The hotel accommodation is spacious, elegant and comfortable, comprising of air-conditioned and en-suite rooms, with satellite TV amongst its facilities, as well as up to 500MB free wireless internet access per day. Protea Hotel Ryalls is the most technologically-advanced hotel in the country - the hotel for any result-orientated executive. After a hard and stressful day, you can either relax at the pool or work up a sweat in the Fitness Centre. Blantyre Sports Club, just down the road, offers the use of additional sporting activities such as golf, tennis, squash and bowls. Wining and dining facilities are available in the hotel and in town, plus an ideal venue for conferencing and banquets, offering world class facilities unique to the Malawi market. Less
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US$162 - US$242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Malawi > Southern Region > Blantyre
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Well maintained classic hotel in Blantyre. Right in the city, easy walking to shops and markets.Good standard of cleanliness and attention to the mosquito presence in the early evening (with window closure). Gym useful but pool area a bit aged. This could do with some...More

Thank timetravel88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although best to avoid 21 Grill on a quiet lunch (some pretty ropey chefs can be on then), this remains Blantyre's best restaurant as although it's menu might not very too much, what it serves is consistently excellent, especially the steaks and starters. The only...More

Thank DerekClive
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

My team and I were in Blantyre for work and were booked into the Protea Ryalls. Check in service was friendly and quick. The first thing I noticed in the room was the cleanliness and consistency with Protea hotels I've stayed in before. The hotel...More

Thank Sunshine0789
Reviewed 8 July 2018

This hotel is the best in Malawi. Good food, good service and friendly and attentive staff. I suggest that the management of the hotels in Lilongwe visit the Protea Hotel in Blantyre in order to learn how to run a hotel and how to maintain...More

1  Thank Antony P
Reviewed 19 June 2018

They try their best - from the reception to the housekeepers to the restaurants (waiters/waitresses) they have been well groomed to take care of the residents. Their 21 Grill remains unmatched in the country. Nice swimming pool as well for the keen swimmers!! One down-side...More

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Mahenina R
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Thank you, pretty informative. I saw somewhere that there is a shuttle at the hotel, for 25 usd one way as well.
11 August 2014|
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There is an Indian restaurant practically opposite the gates. Excellent food and good value
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