Protea Hotel Durban Umhlanga

Protea Mall, Corner Lighthouse and Chartwell Drive, Umhlanga Rocks

Durban, 4320 South Africa

Phone:+27 31 561 4413

Fax:+27 31 561 4564

Sales:+27 31 561 4413

Services & Amenities

Airline reservation desk

All public areas non-smoking

Car Rental


Buffet breakfast, fee from: 190 ZAR

Continental breakfast, fee from: 180 ZAR

Foreign exchange

Housekeeping service daily

Local restaurant dinner delivery

Mobility accessible rooms

Newspaper delivered to room, on request

Newspaper in lobby

Guest Room Information

General Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee maker/tea service
  • Crib/Play Yard
  • Electrical adapters
  • Individual climate control
  • Mini fridge
  • Pillows: down/feather
  • Safe

Bathroom Amenities

  • Bathroom amenities
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate tub and shower

Room Entertainment

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Color TV

Business Amenities

  • Electrical outlet: desk level
  • Electrical outlet: dual-voltage

Kitchen Amenities

  • Microwave oven
  • Table and chairs
  • Toaster
Visit the Guest Rooms page for more information


Dining Services

Local restaurant dinner delivery


Buffet breakfast, fee from 190.00 ZAR

Continental breakfast, fee from 180.00 ZAR


The Lighthouse Restaurant

The Lighthouse Breakfast Restaurant & Bar is situated on the ground floor, adjacent to the reception hall, and offers delicious breakfasts. The restaurant seats 160 guests and is open from 06:30 to 10:30. The bar is open from 14:00 to 23:00.

Open for breakfast Dress code: Casual

Fitness & Recreation


Boating (1 km)

Bowling (2 km)

Horseback riding (10 km)

Jogging/fitness trail (0.1 km)

Kayaking (7.5 km)

Sauna (2.3 km)

Scuba diving (15 km)

Squash (1 km)

Outdoor Courts (0.5 km)

Lighted Outdoor (10 km)

Indoor Courts (5.6 km)

Volleyball (2 km)

Nature preserve, trail (1 km)

Surfing (2 km)

Table tennis (1 km)

Bike rentals (1 km)


Plunge Pool


Zimbali Country Club (24.8 km)

Royal Durban Country Club (15.7 km)

Royal Durban Country Club

Durban Country Club (12.5 km)

Durban Country Club Course

Mount Edgecombe Golf Course (18.6 km)

MECC Course 2

MECC Course 1

Umkomaas Golf Club (64.7 km)

Umkomaas Golf Club

Bluff National Park Golf Club (30.6 km)

Bluff National Park Golf Club

Local Attractions

1000 Hills Arts and Crafts Village

41B Old Main Rd,Hillcrest

41.7 km NW from hotel

Big Rush Big Swing

Big Rush Shop 15,Moses Mabhida Stadium

13.6 km NW from hotel

Durban Botanic Gardens

70 John Zikhali Rd

17.5 km NW from hotel

Durban City Sightseeing

Lighthouse Rd

19 km NW from hotel

Ushaka Marine World

1 Bell Street

20 km SE from hotel

Natal Sharks Board

1 a Herrwood Drive,uMhlanga Rocks

1 km NW from hotel

The Pearls Shopping

0.5 km NW from hotel

Durban International Convention Centre

45 Bram Fischer Road

20 km NW from hotel

Gateway Theatre of Shopping

1 Palm Blvd,Umhlanga

2 km NW from hotel

Moses Mabhida Stadium

44 Isaiahntshangase Road

19 km NW from hotel

Dolphin & Whale Watching

40 km NW from hotel

Durban Port Harbour Tours

20 km NW from hotel

Visit Local Area page for more information

Airport Information

King Shaka International Airport (DUR)


Airport Phone: +27 32436 ext. 6758

Hotel direction: 18 km S

  • Airport shuttle service, on request, fee: 300 ZAR (one way) 24 Hours, 7 days a week
  • Alternate transportation: Joachims Transport Services; fee: 300 ZAR (one way) ;reservation required
  • Estimated taxi fare: 450 ZAR (one way)
  • Bus service, fee: 50 ZAR (one way)
Visit DUR airport website
Driving directions

Head southwest toward Mdloti Street and then take the first (1st) left onto Mdloti Street. Travel for approximately 2.3km and then keep right at the fork and merge onto N2. Travel for approximately 4.1km and then take exit 190 to merge onto Main/M27 toward Umdloti. Travel for approximately 1.0km and then turn right to merge onto M4 towards Ballito. Go through one (1) roundabout. Travel for approximately 7.1km and then take the M12/Umhlanga Rocks Drive/Lighthouse Road exit towards N2/Umhlanga. Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Lighthouse Road/Umhlanga Rocks and merge onto Lighthouse Road. Turn right onto Ridge Road. Your destination will be on the left.

Business Services

Copy service

Fax service

Overnight delivery/pickup



For more information call the general manager of the hotel.

Accessible guest rooms have a 32 inch wide opening Adjustable height hand-held shower wand Bathroom vanity in guest rooms for disabled person height Bathtub grab bars Bathtub seat Business center entrance Closed-caption TV Grab bars in bathroom Lowered electrical outlets Main entrance Meeting spaces No transfer showers available Pathway to registration desk Peephole in guest room for disabled person height (in ft) Pool entrances Registration desk Restaurants and lounges Route to accessible guest rooms is accessible Service animals allowed for persons with disabilities TTY/TTD compatible Telephone for hearing impaired Toilet seat in guest rooms for disabled person roll-in shower Property has elevators
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Protea Hotel by Marriott® Durban Umhlanga