Welcome to Protea Hotel Umfolozi River

Explore the greater Umfolozi Game Reserve area

Protea Hotel Umfolozi River is ideally located in the Greater Hluhluwe/Umfolozi Game Reserve area, just 40km north of Richards Bay. Activities nearby includes the Greater St. Lucia Wetlands Park, Hluhluwe/Umfolozi Game Reserve, world-renowned birding spots, whale and dolphin watching, boat cruises, horse riding, golf, fishing, kayaking, beaches and quad bike trails. It’s a hotel that complements your travel style. Dining facilities at the hotel include a restaurant and bar, with conference facilities available for up to 400 delegates seated in school-room style, while banqueting facilities for weddings, launches or cocktail parties are available for up to 240 guests.

Check-in Requirements
As per the amended immigration act all guests will be required to provide proof of identification (photo identity document / passport) upon check in.

Rooms & Suites


Check-in: 2:00 pm

Check-out: 11:00 am

Pet Policy

Pets Not Allowed

No pets allowed


On-Site Parking

Daily: R20



Protea Hotel Umfolozi River

Off the N2, 40km north of Richards Bay, Mtubatuba, Richards Bay, South Africa, 3935

Tel: +27 35-5510322
Distance from Property: 16.2 KM
Phone Number: +27 35-7 860 986

Property Details

Policies and Payments

Accepts: Credit Cards


Vending Machine

For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas or special services relating to a specific disability please call +27 35-5510322

Accessible Hotel Features

Service Animals are Welcome

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

Accessible Entrance to On-Site Pool

Main Entrance is Accessible

Meeting Spaces are Accessible

On-Site Restaurants are Accessible

Guest Room Accessibility

Accessible Vanities

Adjustable Height Hand-Held Shower Wand

Deadbolts on Guest Room and Suites Doors

Electronic Room Key

Lever Handles on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Deadbolts on Guest Room Doors

Lowered Electrical Outlets

Lowered Night Guards on Guest Room Doors

Mobility accessible rooms

Room Windows Open

Safety Chains and/or Latches on Guest Doors

Toilet Seat at Wheelchair Height - Toilet for Disabled

What are the check-in and check-out times at Protea Hotel Umfolozi River?

The check-in time at Protea Hotel Umfolozi River is 2:00 pm and the check-out time is 11:00 am.

Does Protea Hotel Umfolozi River allow pets?

The pet policy at Protea Hotel Umfolozi River is:

Pets Not Allowed (No pets allowed)

What are the parking options at Protea Hotel Umfolozi River?

The parking options at Protea Hotel Umfolozi River are:

On-Site Parking

What property amenities are available at Protea Hotel Umfolozi River?

The property amenities at Protea Hotel Umfolozi River are:



Outdoor Pool

Meeting Space


Room Service

Daily Housekeeping

Turndown Service

Does Protea Hotel Umfolozi River have Wi-Fi?

Yes, Protea Hotel Umfolozi River has free Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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