Life in the big city is all go go go. From early mornings and tight deadlines to ringing phones and staying up late, isn’t it about time you took some time out? Power down your pc, turn off your Twitter feed, take an email detox and escape to nature at Protea Hotels. Take family break or a couple’s retreat at our selection of dreamy destinations where time seems to stand still and taking it easy is the only thing on your to-do list. Hike along lush trails, meditate to the sound of birdsong, indulge in a luxurious spa treatment or two, and simply forget about the world for a while.


With the resort’s rich history and visits from generations of families over four decades, we now embrace a new era of contemporary elegance. Young and old can enjoy the relaxing sub-tropical ambience of this resort. Protea Hotel Hunters Rest provides a wide range of facilities to keep everyone entertained to ensure a memorable stay. Whether the guests are nature or romantic lovers, sport or active outdoor enthusiasts, the resort has all the amenities to ensure a memorable experience.


Protea Hotel Malaga is perfect for everyone. Whether you are a business traveler, a tourist or just need to break away for a restful retreat, this is the place for you. The Elands River Falls is one of the highest waterfalls in Mpumalanga and is situated at one of South Africa’s top rock climbing destinations. Families and friends have an array of activities to choose from including volleyball, tennis, bird watching and table tennis.


This superior lodge-style hotel on the banks of the Sabie River offers an affordable luxury getaway where the bushveld is your playground. The resort is ideal for GUESTS to schedule self-drives due to its location, situated only 100 metres from the Paul Kruger Gate’s entrance to the Kruger National Park. GUESTS can enjoy a variety of leisure activities including: Tennis, Table Tennis, Birding, Mini Golf, Volley Ball and a Kidzzone when mom and dad want some alone time.


Protea Hotel Ranch Resort is situated within a 1000 hectare “malaria free” nature conservancy, just 25 kilometres south of Polokwane, and 2 hours north of Pretoria. The most talked about activity at Protea Hotel Ranch Resort is no doubt the ‘Walk With Lions’ experience. GUESTS have the opportunity to encounter free roaming, African lions in their natural habitat. Other fun activities for families include a kids jungle gym, trampoline, animal farm, jogging trail and game viewing

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Only 20 minutes from the Kruger National Park, located in the heart of the adventure capital of the Mpumalanga Lowveld, this hotel nestled on a hill overlooking the beautiful Sand River Valley. With activities such as Bird Watching for you and loved ones and a Kidzzone which includes a trampoline. Protea Hotel Hazyview offers a magnificent get away from the hustle and bustle of city life.


Protea Zebula Lodge is a stunning and unique lifestyle destination where GUESTS can expect spectacular, well-appointed accommodation and legendary friendly service and hospitality. Just two hours’ drive from Johannesburg. For a high level of luxury accommodation, look no further than Protea Zebula Lodge. Unwind in our Clubhouse, enjoy the stunning views of either the bushveld or golf course and enjoy extra privacy.


Arabella Hotel & Spa rests in the heart of the Kogelberg Biosphere Reserve. Hugged by the Rooisand Nature Reserve, the Bot River Lagoon and Kogelberg Mountains. The hotel offers a variety of facilities including a heated indoor hydro pool, sauna, and an award-winning spa. Beyond the walls of this five-star retreat, you’re spoilt for choice with activities, such as kayaking at sea, horseback rides through the shore and golf at the prestigious Arabella Golf Course, to name a few.


African Pride Mount Grace Hotel & Spa – Nestled amongst the ruggedly beautiful Magaliesburg Mountains, merely an hour’s drive from Johannesburg or Pretoria, with sweeping views of the valley and boasting some ten acres of manicured gardens and pristine bushveld, this elegant countryside hideaway is a balm for the city weary soul. Facilities include mountain biking activities for the adrenaline pumping adventure or family getaways, a kids club with a PlayStation and foosball and so much more.

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Nestling in Irene, the African Pride Irene Country Lodge is centrally located between Johannesburg and Pretoria, and a mere twenty-five minute drive from OR Tambo International Airport. The hotel has a wellness centre to revive the weary soul, focusing on pure health. It also has babysitting facilities for peace of mind when experiencing our outstanding treatment facilities.