Are you planning a conference or function in Durban? We have the right venue for you, no matter the size!

We provide a comprehensive solution to your international conference, seminar or product launch, so that your event is an unqualified success. If you require any further assistance, Protea Hotels is glad to assist! Start finding your perfect venue now.

We know that the success of any function depends on more than merely good accommodation and conference venues, so we have created this resource to help you to plan all that will make your conference “more”.

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A well placed, luxurious base wiht a sense of relaxation and familiarity o Durban’s Golden Mile
Protea Hotel Edward offers extensive conference facilities, with the largest function room accommodating up to 200 delegates cinema style and 160 delegates for a banquet dinner. We cater for full and half day conferences, seminars, presentations, gala dinners, award evenings, road shows and are the ideal wedding venue.
Where the Zululand exploration starts
Conference and banqueting facilities are available for up to 350 delegates in one combined venue, or from 20 to 150 in any one of three individual function rooms, in various seating styles. The  gardens at Protea Hotel Empangeni are a beautiful setting for weddings and special occasions as the gazebo doubles as a church.
Opulent elegance in the heart of the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands
Protea Hotel Hilton is an easily accessible landmark with comfortable and tranquil surroundings makes this hilltop gem ideal for conferencing, banquets and weddings. The exclusive Private Dining Room is a must for impressing clients and to personalise your own dinner function and make it extra special separate from the restaurant.
Where business and pleasure meet
The Protea Hotel Karridene Beach has the latest in conferencing equipment and can accommodate up to 200 delegates. We also offer team building activities.
Luxury in the heart of the Zululand
Protea Hotel Umfolozi River‘s conference facilities comprise three smart venues that can seat up to 400 delegates, as well as three breakaway rooms for smaller get-togethers. The Folozi Lapa is perfect for outdoor functions.
Stunning views overlooking the Dolphin Coast
Centrally situated in the heart of uMhlanga Rocks, Protea Hotel Umhlanga is 10 minutes north of Durban and 18 km from King Shaka International Airport. Another unique feature of the hotel, ideal for corporate functions, is the rooftop sun deck and plunge pool.
Urban tranquility set in the hub of the Umhlanga Ridge New Town Centre
Protea Hotel Umhlanga Ridge has a variety of conference rooms that include two boardrooms and five multi-use venues with a maximum seating capacity of 370 delegates cinema style.
Bay luxury and upmarket accommodation
Protea Hotel Waterfront Richards Bay has a 150-seater conference centre that overlooks the bay and yacht moorings is the perfect place to host an exclusive conference, banquet wedding or private party.