Protea Hotel Edward - Durban

Accommodation in Durban

Star Rating:3

Situated on Durban`s famous Golden Mile, within five minutes of the city centre, the Protea Hotel Edward Durban heralds a time of Victorian elegance. This world-famous hotel has played host to Princes and Presidents, Field Marshals, millionaires and movie stars since 1911.

The Protea Hotel Edward Durban is a well-placed, luxurious base from which to explore the Zululand environment, the famous Indian Market and a variety of night spots and entertainment.

For delicious meals in a relaxed setting, sample the delights of the 120-seater Brasserie and Terrace Restaurants' a la carte menu, or tempt your tastebuds with delicious buffet treats. Room service is available from 10h30 to 22h00, while the 30-seater Causerie Bar is open for cocktails and sundowners from 16h00.

The Conference centre can accomodate up to 250 delegates where the staff will meet your every business need. The Protea Hotel Edward Durban is suitable for all needs - from business executives to leisure travellers.

Room Description at :

Accommodation comprises 101 comfortably decorated rooms.

All rooms have:  Air-conditioning,  En-suite Bathrooms,  Tea/Coffee Making facilities,  Individual Telephones,  Colour Television with M-Net, selected DSTV channels and Radio Channels, as well as Pay Movie Channels,  Mini-Bar Fridge (stocked on request),  Hairdryers,  Electronic Safe,  Internet access for laptops via the phone line, 

Bathroom amenities include Bath Soap, Shampoo/Conditioner, Body Lotion, Foaming Bath Grains, Exfoliating Body Wash, Shoe Mitt, Shower Cap and Disposal Bag.


Inclusions / Exclusions

Rates Include:
Accommodation, breakfast, 14% VAT and Tourism Levy.

Rates Exclude:
Children's breakfast and optional excursions


Extra information

Sporting and Leisure Facilities:  The Protea Hotels Edward boasts a rooftop pool ideal for a sundowner after a busy day, a casual lounge for informal meetings or a relaxed beverage and is in close proximity to many leisure activities, including tennis, bowls and golf.

Conference and Banqueting Facilities:  Conference facilities (including breakaway rooms) are available, while the largest function room can hold up to 200 guests in cinema style and 160 guests for a banquet dinner.

Other Facilities:  A Curio Shop, 24-hour Business Centre and Concierge desk. Internet hotspots (wireless internet connectivity) are available in the restaurant, lounge and 3rd floor conference foyer.

Other places of interest nearby include:  uShaka Marine World - with the largest aquarium in the southern hemisphere,
Daily excursions to Zulu Cultural experiences and game reserves
Minitown - a miniature city with replicas of famous Durban landmarks, including the Protea Hotel Edward
Snake Park - with indigenous and exotic snakes, crocodiles & iguanas
Suncoast Casino - spin the wheel and roll the dice
Action Karting - in the Fantasy Forest at the Gateway Shopping Centre
Croc Creek - guided tours and demonstrations
Victoria Street Market - something for everyone, from jewellery to spices, fruits to curios
Palmiet Nature Reserve - Approximately 11kms away, a birdwatchers' paradise
The Hindu Temple - The Alayam, the largest and oldest temple in South Africa