Protea Hotel Hluhluwe & Safaris


A t Protea Hotel Hluhluwe & Safaris, you'll discover the wild nature of Africa, rejoice in the luxury and revel in the friendly warmth of one of Africa's most welcoming hotels

Leave the modern world behind and discover the untamed beauty of Kwazulu Natal's Elephant coast and the neighbouring wildlife and marine reserves – a vibrant eco-system of unrivalled diversity.


Rich in natural ambience and with a distinctively African rhythm, Protea Hotel Hluhluwe& Safaris treats guests to luxurious accommodation, tantalising cuisine, and a world-class service with friendly staff who live the motto "hospitality is our game".


​104 Main Road, Hluhluwe, Kwazulu Natal
T: +27 (035) 562 4000
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  • Sumptuous cuisine is served in the restaurant area that is filled with local cultural charm and atmosphere

    Join us in our Inkonkoni Restaurant for an unforgettable dining experience where we serve mouth watering breakfast and dinner buffets as well as an al la carte menu on offer for a scrumptious lunch.

    For those wanting to dine a little differently, the traditional Zulu Boma takes the dining experience outdoors, under the African sky. Group booking of 10 people or more are taken for Boma dinners.
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  • Relax and unwind in our outside Pool Bar

    Experience the true African atmosphere or for a more formal bar experience, meet in our air conditioned Rhino Bar where you can enjoy a game of pool and watch your favourite sports games.div>
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  • Take Africa with you – Leave Hluhluwe with a traditional African souvenir.

    Our onsite curio shop offers a variety of traditional ornaments, hand crafted jewellery and clothing inspired by the beauty of the bush.

    Operating hours: 7:00 – 11:00 and 17:30 – 22:00

The Rooms

luxury rooms

Gentle luxury and soft comfort awaits you at the end of a day filled with Africa's sights and sounds.Protea Hotel Hluhluwe& Safaris' rooms come with satellite TVs, telephones, tea and coffee making facilities, individually controlled air-conditioning units and en-suite bathrooms.

  • Standard
  • Standard Twin
  • Queen
  • Family
  • Lodge
Several room types available
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23 Newly refurbished Single bedrooms with a touch of class in the wild.

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12 Newly refurbished Twin bedrooms.


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A room rich in natural ambience. 3 Queen rooms​

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38 spacious and comfortable Family bedrooms.


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3 en suite bedrooms, fully equipped modern kitchen, open plan lounge, dining area and private swimming pool.


Magnificent Self-Catering Lodge

The thatched Lodge is a 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom stand alone house with a separate entrance. The lodge is fully air-conditioned, has a full DSTV bouquet and a big screen LCD TV.

The lounge, dining area and kitchen are all open plan which lead onto a wooden deck with your own swimming pool. The lounge has a gas fire place and is furnished with couches, chairs and wood tables and wall units. The kitchen is fully equipped with a stove and oven.


The Location

37° MAX
19° MIN






World-class business and conferencing facilities

Put a wild spirit into any business function. Protea Hotel Hluhluwe & Safaris offers world-class business and conferencing facilities in comfortable surroundings.

Various business packages are on offer and top quality technology and services are available to ensure convenient, effortless business.

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Discover Africa. The hotel's Safari company, Hluhluwe Safari's, will take you on a three, six or nine-hour safari in our open safari vehicles into the World famous Hluhluwe/Umfolozi Game Reserve, home of The Big 5.

Accompanied by qualified field guides, you are sure to spot some of Africa's wild creatures. 6 and 9 hour options are available for groups of 4 or more GUESTS.

Click here to view our SAFARI ACTIVITIES GUIDE

Special Offers

Protea Hotel Hluhluhwe & Safaris - Weekend Pricebreaker

Rate includes Dinner, Breakfast and Standard Room Accommodation.​

Single Rate R1300. Minimum 2 night stay. Valid Fri - Sun. Valid: 2015/10/01 - 2016/03/31
R 820 per person sharing
per night
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Hluhluwe Gives Back

R50 from each booking will go towards the Rhino Conservation

Package includes dinner, breakfast and safari activity. Kids under 12 years sharing with parents stay and eat breakfast for free with a R140 supplement per child for a game drive and R95 child for dinner.​

Single rate: R2140. Minimum 2 night stay. Valid Fri - Sun. Valid: 2015/02/20 - 2016/01/31
R 1070 per person sharing
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Festive Break

Luxury Set in the Heart of the Zulu Kingdom

Rate includes standard room accommodation, dinner bed and breakfast, Christmas lunch and 1 game drive during your stay whens staying between 23 - 27 December 2015 / Rate includes Standard room accommodation, Dinner bed and breakfast, 1 New Years party dinner and 1 game drive during your stay when staying between 28 December 2015 - 2 January 2016.​

Single Rate: R1415. Minimum 4 nights stay. Valid: 2015/12/23 - 2016/01/02
R 1025 per persons sharing
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