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    Protea Hotel Clarens

    corner of Main & Van der Merwe Streets, Clarens 9707, South Africa
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 289 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    The reason we picked this hotel is because it is walking distance from the central business district of Clarens. This is very convenient. The buffet breakfast which they serve is lovely and service in the restaurant is great. The room which we stayed in, coincidently...More

    Thank Annali K
    Response from KarenB_PHClarens, General Manager at Protea Hotel ClarensResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Annali K, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your experience at our hotel here on Trip Advisor. I am so delighted to hear that our location was convenient for you, we certainly are proud to be situated so close to...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    As a change we decided to go to the hotel restaurant for dinner on Saturday and it was great! The restaurant was very busy with some tables being reset 3 times as there was a queue of people waiting for an available table. We heard...More

    Thank Louise B
    Response from KarenB_PHClarens, General Manager at Protea Hotel ClarensResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Louise B, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your experience at our hotel here on Trip Advisor. What a wonderful review, we truly appreciate your feedback and the support at the Adamo Restaurant. I am very happy to hear that...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Wow. What a fantastic experience my collegue and I had last night at The Protea Clarens. We ordered from their new menu for Dinner and both decided on on the Chicken Florentine with a side of rustic chips.......well let me tell you this....i have not,...More

    Thank mase m
    Response from KarenB_PHClarens, General Manager at Protea Hotel ClarensResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Mase M, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay at our hotel here on Trip Advisor. It was such a delight to read your feedback about your experience in the Adamo Restaurant, your lovely review has been shared with...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    This hotel is part of the Marriott group. It is situated in town, so you can walk to all the shops and restaurants. Interesting rooms with the shower cubicle in the room. Lovely linen and bed. Kettle in room as well as a little coffee...More

    Thank Liza B
    Response from KarenB_PHClarens, General Manager at Protea Hotel ClarensResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Liza B, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your experience at our hotel here on Trip Advisor. Our locations is definitely one of the things we are very proud of about our hotel. We are so lucky to have a...More

    Reviewed 8 November 2017

    The Protea is places almost in the center of Clarens. The room was quite small and the concept is not very good (no reading light, bed close to the wardboard). The staff is friendly but a bit too formal. Breakfast is for sure excellent, one...More

    Thank moreno65
    Response from KarenB_PHClarens, General Manager at Protea Hotel ClarensResponded 10 November 2017

    Dear Moreno65, Thank you for posting your review here on Trip Advisor. We appreciate you taking the time to provide us with such detailed feedback about your stay. I am very sorry to hear that several things throughout your stay did not meet your expectations....More

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    • Pool
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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Babysitting
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$91 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    GwenLancashire
    8 October 2017|
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    Response from Tjaart V | Reviewed this property |
    I am positive the pool will be open and would be swimmable, however, with the cold spell be having currently it might be rather on the colder side, but with a warm day over your stay it would be very refreshing.
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    10 November 2016|
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    Response from KarenB_PHClarens | Property representative |
    There are fantastic hiking and cycling trails, extreme sports, fresh mountain air and beautiful views available. No fitness center in Clarens, however if you really want to use a gym, there is in Bethlehem as well as a... More
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    "Ask for a room with a mountain view. Those away from the pool are quieter."
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    "Our family occupied 2 rooms one with a street view the other with a mountain view. The latter were beteer."
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    "Higher level rooms for good views"
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