Protea Hotel Hilton by Marriott

The Protea Hotel Hilton nestles in the heart of the Natal Midlands of South Africa's KwaZulu-Natal province. Being only 12 kilometres away from the historic city of Pietermaritzburg, this architectural showpiece with its imposing Tudor lines is a must stay for a meandering country charm seeker. Originally established in 1936, the hotel features all the modern amenities expected from holiday-makers to businesspeople alike.

The restaurant and cocktail lounge at the hotel offers a mouth-watering choice of local cuisine. This easily accessible hotel with comfortable and tranquil surrounding is ideal for conferences, banquets and weddings. The conference venue at the hotel can accommodate up to 250 delegates and can be subdivided into three smaller breakaway rooms to allow for a variety of functions.

The hotel in Hilton is home to 97 hotel rooms in total. The room facilities at the hotel include a writing desk and tea & coffee making facilities. The bedrooms provide either twin or king-size beds accommodating a maximum of 2 persons, offer either a view of the swimming pool or the meandering mountains. The rooms offer a private bathroom with a shower and a separate toilet.


The restaurant offers fine dining with a full a la carte menu and regular specials. The open fireplace provides warm and cosy surroundings during the cold winter months. The cocktail lounge offers its fireplace and features an outside area where guests may enjoy the warm sunshine. The Tudor terrace has a swimming pool, a lovely area to enjoy a quick snack or drink.


The Hotel features a large conference venue that is called The Tudor Room. This conference venue can accommodate almost any kind of event and can be subdivided into three smaller rooms. The Hotel provides a full range of audiovisual equipment, contacts for draping and theme ideas can be arranged for special occasions. An extensive variety of menus is available to suit guests' needs.