Protea Hotel Imperial

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T his hotel is a jewel in the heart of Pietermaritzburg. The century-old Protea Hotel Imperial boasts historic ambience and prestige.

This unique establishment has been exquisitely refurbished, yet continues to engender a relaxed and serene atmosphere which has helped to keep it firmly in position as Pietermaritzburg's most prestigious hotel. Located only moments from Provincial Parliament, Protea Hotel Imperial embraces old world charm with a touch of modernism.  Ideal for conducting business or for a holiday experience


All 70 rooms have been completely refurbished. Every room has satellite television, air conditioning, tea and coffee making facilities, an electronic safe and an en-suite bathroom. Wi-Fi is available in the public areas.


​224 JabuNdlovu Street , Pietermaritzburg, Kwazulu Natal
T: +27 (033) 342 6551
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  • Fine Dining

    Captivating flavours and delicious tastes are the order of the day at the Garden Room Restaurant which offers world-class cuisine in a fresh open setting.

    The Garden Restaurant's mouth-watering buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner ensure all day satisfaction!

    Those wanting to enjoy delicious meals in the comfort and privacy of their rooms can call on room service, which is available daily between 06:30 and 22:30.

    The restaurant is open from 06:30am until 10:30pm from Monday - Friday and 07:30am - 10:30am on weekends.

The Rooms

luxury rooms

An ideal city centre breakaway, the hotel rooms reward guests with generous space, subtle elegance and relaxed comfort.

  • Standard
  • Family
  • Executive Suite
Several room types available
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A fresh and comfortable room. 6 Standard single, 31 Double and 21 Twin rooms​

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Comfortable and Spacious. 5 Family rooms​

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Executive Living, 7 Suites​


The Location

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Quality conferencing facilities

City centre convenience, discerning service and quality conferencing facilities makes Protea Hotel Imperial a first choice for the business traveller. In fact, we make doing business a pleasure.

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0861 11 9000 Intl: +27 21 430 5300
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