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Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Edward places you next to Durban Funworld and within a 5-minute walk of other popular sights like New Beach. This 101-room, 4-star hotel has a restaurant along with conveniences like an outdoor pool and free in-room WiFi. On the beach, it's also near Sahara Stadium Kingsmead and uShaka Marine World.


This hotel is home to a buffet restaurant and a bar/lounge. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service. For your convenience, a buffet breakfast is available for a fee.


All 101 air-conditioned accommodations feature living rooms. Guests can expect free WiFi and LED TVs with satellite channels. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries, and Tempur-Pedic beds with premium bedding ensure a restful night. Other standard amenities include minibars, coffee makers, and free newspapers.

Property features

Guests of Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Edward enjoy an outdoor pool, free WiFi in public areas, and 6 meeting rooms. If you drive, self parking is ZAR 60.00 per night, or you can take advantage of the airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for ZAR 150 per person one way. Multilingual staff at the front desk are standing by 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, tours or tickets, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this beach hotel include a conference center, a 24-hour business center, and express check-in.


  • Close to Sahara Stadium Kingsmead and uShaka Marine World
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free valet parking
  • Onsite dining

Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Edward

149 O.R. Tambo Parade Durban KwaZulu-Natal 4001

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant and a snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This 4-star property offers access to a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms.

High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This Victorian hotel also offers an outdoor pool, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a theme park shuttle. Complimentary valet parking is available on site.

Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Edward has designated areas for smoking.

  • Total number of rooms - 101 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Year Built 1911 
  • Casino shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Restaurant 
  • Express check-in 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Wedding services 
  • Newspapers in lobby (surcharge) 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Meeting rooms 6 
  • Free valet parking 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Theme park shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Free train station pickup 
  • Conference center 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Separate living room  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Self parking (surcharge), Free valet parking

Room Amenities

Protea Hotel by Marriott Durban Edward offers 101 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Accommodations offer separate living rooms. Tempur-Pedic beds feature premium bedding. LED televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and complimentary newspapers. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Separate living room 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • HDTV 
  • Tempur-Pedic mattress 
  • Turndown service 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Desk 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • LED TV 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge.

Brasserie Restaurant - This beachfront buffet restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Personal motorized watercraft on site 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed (service dogs only)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Only service animals are allowed

Parking height restrictions apply


A city/local tax will be charged
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: ZAR 165 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 150 per person (one way)
  • Self parking fee: ZAR 60.00 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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  • Protea Edward Durban
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We should mention

This property offers transfers from the cruise terminal, airport, and train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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