Protea Hotel Hilton

1 Hilton Avenue, Hilton

Pietermaritzburg, 3245 South Africa

Phone:+27 33 343 3311

Fax:+27 33 343 3722

Sales:+27 33 343 3311

Sales fax:+27 33 343 3722

Services & Amenities

All public areas non-smoking

Beauty shop

Car Rental

Buffet breakfast, fee from: 210 ZAR

Cash machine/ATM

Continental breakfast, fee from: 175 ZAR

Foreign exchange

Grab-n-Go breakfast, fee from: 85 ZAR

Hot breakfast, fee from: 185 ZAR

Housekeeping service daily

Laundry on-site

Mobility accessible rooms

Newspaper in lobby

Room service

Safe deposit boxes, front desk

Guest Room Information

General Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bottled water: Complimentary
  • Coffee maker/tea service
  • Crib/Play Yard
  • Electrical adapters
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Pillows: down/feather
  • Pillows: foam
  • Safe

Bathroom Amenities

  • Bathrobe
  • Bathroom amenities
  • Hair dryer
  • Separate tub and shower

Room Entertainment

  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Color TV
  • Mini Bar - fee

Business Amenities

  • Electrical outlet: desk level

Kitchen Amenities

  • Refrigerator
  • Refrigerator with icemaker
Visit the Guest Rooms page for more information


Dining Services

Room service


Buffet breakfast, fee from 210.00 ZAR

Continental breakfast, fee from 175.00 ZAR


Ellington’s Restaurant and Cocktail Lounge

Offering fine dining with a full a-la-carte menu and regular specials. The open fire place provides warm and cosy surroundings. The delicious Sunday lunch carvery is a must for locals or travellers with our pianist playing compositions of all genres.

Reservations required

Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner Dress code: Casual Phone: +27 33 343 3311

Fitness & Recreation


Biking trail (13.0 miles)

Boating (10.6 miles)

Bowling (11.2 miles)

Fly-fishing (14.9 miles)

Jet-skiing (10.6 miles)

Mountain biking, trail (10.6 miles)

Sailing (10.6 miles)

Water-skiing (10.6 miles)

Nature preserve, trail (7.5 miles)

Bike rentals (9.3 miles)


Outdoor Pool


Maritzburg Golf Club (12.4 miles)

Maritzburg Golf Course

Victoria Country Club (6.2 miles)

Victoria Golf Course

Sakabula Golf Club (6.2 miles)

Sakabula Golf Course

Local Attractions

Gwahumbe Private Game Reserve

Mid Way,Mid Illovo

44.7 miles N from Hotel

Butterflies for Africa

37 Willowton Road

9.3 miles N from Hotel

Midmar Dam


12.4 miles NW from Hotel

Howick Falls

9.3 miles NW from Hotel

Mandela Capture Site


18.6 miles NW from Hotel

St. Ives

R103 (Midmar Road),St. Ives Farm

12.4 miles NW from Hotel

Midlands Meander

12.4 miles NW from Hotel

Voortrekker (Msunduzi) Museum

351 Langalibalele Street

8.0 miles N from Hotel

Golden Horse Casino

45 New England Drive,Scottsville

12.4 miles N from Hotel

Natal Museum

237 Jabu Ndlovu Street

7.6 miles N from Hotel

Visit Local Area page for more information

Airport Information

Pietermaritzburg Airport (PZB)


Airport Phone: +27 33 386 9577

Hotel direction: 15.3 miles N

  • Airport shuttle service, reservation required, fee: 350 ZAR (one way)
  • Estimated taxi fare: 200 ZAR (one way)
Visit PZB airport website
Driving directions

Get on N3 from Oribi Rd and Washington Rd/R103. Head northwest on Pharazyn Way. Turn right onto Oribi Rd. Turn right onto Washington Rd/R103. Turn left onto Market Rd. Merge onto N3 via the ramp to Harrismith. Follow N3 to Hilton. Take exit 94 from N3. Merge onto N3. Take exit 94 for Hilton Avenue toward Hilton/M80. Turn left onto Hilton Ave.

Business Services

Copy service

Fax service

Fee for each additional page of outgoing fax

Fee for first page of incoming fax

Messenger service


For more information call the general manager of the hotel.

Accessible guest rooms have a 32 inch wide opening Bathroom vanity in guest rooms for disabled person height Bathtub grab bars Hotel does not have elevators Hotel has on site accessible self-parking Lowered deadbolt in guest room for disabled persons height (in feet) Lowered electrical outlets Main entrance Meeting spaces No transfer showers available Pathway to registration desk Pool entrances Registration desk Restaurants and lounges Route to accessible guest rooms is accessible Self-operating lifts or sloped entry Service animals allowed for persons with disabilities Spa entrance Toilet seat in guest rooms for disabled person

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