Protea Hotel Kruger Gate Hotel
The Protea Hotel Kruger Gate is a luxury lodge-style hotel located just outside the Kruger National Park's Paul Kruger Gate. Dine under the stars in the atmospheric 'boma' or listen to the sounds of the bush while relaxing on the expansive deck with views over the Sabie river and Kruger Park. This hotel is family-friendly and offers great leisure activities teamed with comfortable accommodation.
* Protea Hotel Kruger Gate Highlights
- ∞Located only 100 metres from the Paul Kruger Gate of the Kruger National Park
- ∞96 luxury en suite rooms with air-conditioning
- ∞Many leisure activities to keep families occupied
- ∞Minigolf, tennis court, childrens play area
- ∞Swimming pool
- ∞Game drives and game trails available as optional extras
- ∞Expansive game viewing deck overlooking the Sabie River
- ∞Unique Tree House sleep out facility
- ∞Stunning open air Lapa restaurant
More about this accommodation
The Protea Hotel Kruger Gate is a welcoming upmarket hotel situated only 100 metres from the Paul Kruger Gate of the Kruger National Park. This luxury lodge-style hotel on the banks of the Sabie River offers an affordable bush experience and resort facilities catering for the whole family, the ideal location from which to experience wildlife first hand. Most rooms look out on the Kruger Park, along with many viewing areas and places to sit where you can see the wildlife a stone's throw away!
Each of the 96 luxury air-conditioned en-suite rooms will make you feel part of the African bush. All rooms feature air-conditioning, television, mini-bar fridge and tea and coffee making facilities. The lodge features raised wooden walkways through lush subtropical gardens. One of the hotel's most unique facilities is the Tree House which provides the opportunity to sleep out under the stars.
A sumptuous buffet-style breakfast is served at the hotel, while lunch is a la carte and served on the wooden sundeck, overlooking the Sabie River. Dinner is an unforgettable African bush experience, usually in a boma under the stars or in the main dining area. Enjoy true African cuisine whilst being entertained by Shangaan traditional dancers, African choral groups and marimba bands.
Leisure activities at the hotel include mini-golf, a tennis court, volleyball, table tennis and a children's playground. The refreshing swimming pool is located next to the bar where guests can sit back and relax while absorbing the amazing sounds of nature. The popular expansive viewing deck offers views into the National Park and of course excellent game viewing opportunities. The African Mobile Spa offers a range of treatments in the privacy of your own room. The hotel offers bush drives and open vehicle safaris as well as organised game trails throughout the Kruger National Park as optional extras (not included in the price). This hotel is an excellent base from which to explore not only the wildlife of the Kruger Park, but also the scenery, view points and waterfalls of the Panorama Route, and the many different activities available in the surrounding area. We will be happy to arrange an exciting, customised family safari for you including all transfers, game drives, day tours, and activities.
Protea Hotel Kruger Gate is a 30 minute drive from Hazyview, or an easy 5.5 hour drive from Johannesburg. Alternatively, fly into the Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport in Nelspruit from where you can either be collected or hire a car. (Please ask us to arrange transfers or a rental car for you.)
- ∞Luxury accommodation
- ∞Buffet breakfast
- ∞Traditional 'boma' dinner
- xMeals not specified
- xPersonal expenses
- xGame drives and bush walks
- xTransfers to and from the hotel (we can arrange this for you)
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= Star Rating Explanation
The star rating refers to the official grading given to this lodge or hotel by the Tourism Grading Council. In some cases the star rating is not official, but represents our own estimate of the accommodation.
One star means very basic accommodation
Two stars means comfortable, clean accommodation that is not overly spacious or luxurious. Basic facilities.
Three stars means good quality accommodation with en-suite bathroom and a reasonable level of luxury. Very comfortable and reasonably spacious.
Four stars means luxury accommodation of high quality, with most modern conveniences. High quality service, food and facilities.
Five stars means spacious, ultra luxury accommodation with the highest standards of service, food and facilities. All modern conveniences can be expected, although some facilities like air-conditioning cannot be guaranteed at all 5-star lodges, due to limited availability of electricity.