South African Hotels

Premier Hotel The Winkler

R538 Numbi Gate Road
White River
Nelspruit 1240
South Africa
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The four-star The WinklerWhite River is in a beautiful tranquil garden setting of South Africa's scenic Mpumalanga province.& The hotel provides a fantastic accommodation option for guests who wish to explore the picturesque Panorama Route in Mpumalanga including God's Window, the Blyde River Canyon, the many breathtaking waterfalls and the historic mining town of Pilgrim's Rest.

The hotel has a state of the art conference centre can accommodate 300 delegates for formal functions. The new on-site paintball course is used by leisure guests or as a team building challenge. 

For children staying at the hotel, they can enjoy the fully equipped Kids zone. It is only a 25-minute drive from the hotel to the Kruger National Park, 6 kilometres to the White River Golf Course, 8 minutes to the Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA) and 20 kilometres to Nelspruit.

In the 88 hotel rooms of the hotel, guests are accommodated in comfort and elegance. The hotel's stylish en-suite and air-conditioned hotel rooms to offer convenient features for a memorable stay.

Hotel room features:

  • En-suite bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Plasma television with 20 TV channels
  • Air-conditioning
  • Safe
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Door lock with electronic key card system
  • International adapters.

Facilities and Services

  • Tennis court
  • Swimming pool
  • Gift, curio shop
  • Laundry and dry cleaning service
  • Secure parking
  • WiFi hotspots and Internet facilities
  • Kids zone and paintball course
  • Conference venues and outdoor boma
  • Restaurant and bar.


The restaurant serves delicious cuisine with tempting local meals. A traditional favourite is the Sunday Carvery lunches during which the kid's zone at the hotel is supervised. The bar offers a relaxing venue for guests to enjoy refreshing drinks and sundowners while admiring the scenic views of the valley.


Several formal banqueting venues are available for private functions including the extraordinary 80 seaters outdoor boma and the Heron Banquet Hall where 200 guests can be seated.

Conference venues:

  • Heron: 200 delegates
  • Heron 1,2,3: main conference room subdivided with seating up to 60 representatives each
  • Kagiso: 24 delegates
  • Hoopoe: 20 delegates
  • Boardroom 1: 12 delegates
  • Boardroom 2: 12 delegates
  • Fish Eagle: 50 delegates.

Children & Kids Zone

The new kid's zone at The Winkler in White River welcomes the smaller guests at the hotel. Nintendo Wii consoles with many games, a flat-screen TV with a DVD gallery, jumping castles, a giant water slide and a jungle gym, a pool table and table tennis as well as other ball games and puzzles are available to the kids making for great entertainment.

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  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Ensuite / Private bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Plasma TV screen
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Tea and coffee making facilities


The Wakuja Restaurant

The Wakuja Restaurant at the Protea Hotel The Winkler in White River, South Africa, offers guests the chance to enjoy delicious local inspired meals. The Wakuja is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner everyday of the week. On Sundays, the restaurant serves a carvery for lunch. Parents can drop their children in the hotel's kids zone and let them have fun under the supervision of the specially trained staff.

Kids Zone

With over 30 different things for kids to do and enjoy, the kids zone at the Protea Hotel The Winkler Hotel in White River, Mpumalanga, will ensure that children never get bored. The children's play area is supervised at all times by the hotels staff.


  • Nintendo Wii consoles with a variety of games
  • 2 jumping castles
  • flat-screen TV with DVD gallery
  • pool table
  • water slide
  • table tennis
  • jungle gym
  • puzzles, ball games, board games and much more.

The Protea Hotel The Winkler in South Africa offers guests a large outside swimming pool for enjoyment in the warm African sunshine.

Nearby Activities
  • Hot air ballooning
  • White water rafting
  • Micro light flights
  • Helicopter spins
  • Kloofing and abseiling
  • Africa’s longest aerial cable trail
  • Quad biking
  • Elephant Sanctuary
  • Jane Goodall’s Chimpanzee Eden
  • Croc river Enviro Park
  • Sudwala Caves
  • Sabie & Graskop’s spectacular Waterfalls
  • God’s Window and The Pinnacle
  • Tennis
  • Paint-balling
Indoor Activities
  • Pool / snooker tables
  • Table tennis

Heron Conference Venue

The Heron conference room is the largest room that the Protea Hotel The Winkler in White River has available. The room can accommodate up to 300 delegates when set up in a cinema style or 200 guests in a school room style. The Heron venue can also be divided into 3 separate rooms which can accommodate up to 60 guests each.

Seating capacities:

  • Kagiso: 24 delegates
  • Fish Eagle: 50 delegates
  • Boardroom 1: 12 delegates
  • Boardroom 2: 12 delegates
  • Hoopoe: 20 delegates.

Conference packages:

  • 2 x rea, coffee breaks, both served with a snack
  • lunch
  • refreshments - cordials and water
  • white board with markers
  • flip charts
  • stationery – notepads and pens
  • fixed screen
  • TV & VCR.

Equipment available at an extra charge:

  • faxing
  • other audio visual equipment
  • PA system
  • data projector
  • photocopying
  • microphone.

  • Business Centre
  • Conference venue
  • Curio Shop
  • Games Room
  • Gift Shop
  • Pool table
  • Secure Car Parkade
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis court

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 10:00
Business Services
  • WIFI
General Services
  • Air conditioning
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Housekeeping service
  • Kid's entertainment
  • Laundry services
  • Secure parking
  • Tours & Transfers on Request
Children Activities
  • The Winkler in White River, Mpumalanga, features a Kids Zone. The Kids Zone offers an environment where children can play under supervision.

    Activities and facilities:

    • Nintendo Wii consoles with a variety of games
    • Flat-screen TV with DVD gallery
    • Two jumping castles
    • Giant water slide
    • Jungle gym
    • Pool table
    • Table tennis
    • Ball games, puzzles, board games and much more.

Available Rooms


# Rooms:

Standard Room features:

  • Plasma television with 20 DSTV channels
  • Air-conditioning
  • Laptop-friendly safes
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • Hair dryer
  • Door lock – electronic key card system
  • International adaptors 
  • En-suite bathroom.
Single Room R1290
Double Room R1480


Executive Room features:

  • Plasma television with 20 DSTV channels
  • Air-conditioning
  • Laptop-friendly safes
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • Hair dryer
  • Door lock – electronic key card system
  • International adaptors 
  • En-suite bathroom.
Single Room R1510
Double Room R1700

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GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -25.289605

Longitude: 31.055249


Directions to the Protea Hotel The Winkler from Johannesburg and Pretoria:

N4 from JHB/Pretoria to Nelspruit
Nelspruit, turn onto R40, left to White River
Through White River at last traffic light, turn left on R40 to Kruger National Park
After 3km, turn right onto R538, Numbi Gate
After 3km you will see the Protea Hotel The Winkler on your right.

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2 Star

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