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Africa`s Only Designer Hotel

Premier Protea Hotel Victoria Junction, known as ‘Africa’s only designer hotel’, is a unique blend of high-tech and raw glamour. This special hotel has carved a niche for itself in the film and production industry, making it home to a fascinating set of alluring people who expect the best at all times. “People in the film and production industry tend to be incredibly demanding, which has ensured that this hotel offers very high standards of service, which in turn benefits all our GUESTS,” said Danny Bryer, Group Sales and Marketing Director of Protea Hotels.
Situated on the fringe of the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, the Protea Hotel Victoria Junction is designed for the cosmopolitan traveller with a taste for the cutting edge. One of its kind in Africa, this uniquely styled hotel offers a combination of standard rooms and double-storey loft apartments.
It`s ultra modern facade and interior is specially styled to suit the vibrant atmosphere of its surroundings and to give the impression of understated sophistication and elegance. As exciting and different as the Mother City herself, the Protea Hotel Victoria Junction offers a creative addition to the high standards of quality demanded by its premier status.

Having recently received the Best South African Hotel Group, Diners Club/Asata award, Protea Hotels continue to impress both GUESTS and industry with their leading brands.  Since their inception in 1984, with just four hotels, this group has enjoyed consistent growth, becoming Africa’s largest hotel group.  Protea Hotels has over 130 hotels in eleven African countries and have developed four core brands which successfully satisfy the needs of both the corporate and leisure markets.
The two leading brands, namely Premier Protea Hotels and African Pride Hotels cater for the top-end and luxury travel market. The Premier Protea Hotels collection incorporates twenty-one select hotels that offer personalised service and individuality of character. These hotels are spread throughout South Africa, with the concentration being in the Western Cape, KwaZulu Natal and Gauteng.

Be sure to consider Premier Protea Hotel Wanderers - this ‘harmoniously sophisticated hotel is designed to take into account the simplicity of the feng shui philosophy whilst combining an African feel to create a distinctively stylish interior. It is set in the secure, leafy surrounds of Illovo, which is close to the bustling business centre of Sandton and only a 30-minute drive from the international airport.

Premier Protea Hotel Gold Reef City is a splendid Victorian Style hotel, which offers GUESTS the unique ambience of a bygone Era. This exclusive property has been completely renovated to ensure a distinctive experience that allows visitors to revel in the lavish comforts of the past combined with modern luxury.

Premier Protea Hotel Kruger Gate, situated within South Africa’s most prominent game reserve, ensures that GUESTS experience the wild, whether being guided on foot or on game-drives. A birdwatchers’ paradise, GUESTS can also encounter the ‘big five’ whilst enjoying total comfort and personal attention.


Situated in Cape Town, the Premier Protea Hotel President is located on the Atlantic Seaboard, offering breathtaking views of the ocean and cascading mountains.  Encased in the Cape’s luxurious folds, this hotel offers exceptional seasonal entertainment in the proximity of an array of world-class restaurants from which to choose.

The Premier Protea Hotel Victoria Junction is on the fringe of the Cape’s Victoria & Alfred Waterfront and just moments from the hustle, bustle and local colour that this extraordinary city has to offer.  The loft-style hotel is an adventure in cutting edge design, combining a chic blend of industrial glamour and high-tech comfort, making it Africa’s only designer hotel.

One of the most exiting additions to the AFRICAN PRIDE HOTELS brand is the recent announcement of a new superior deluxe five-star boutique hotel - Melrose Arch Hotel, which is set to open in January 2003. This hotel is located within the multi-billion Rand Melrose Arch Development in North Johannesburg, offering GUESTS complete security and peace of mind.  This centrally located hotel will incorporate 117 luxury bedrooms that will attract those who take pleasure in modern extravagance and sophistication.  A unique, themed restaurant, which will be located within the hotel, will complement the numerous restaurants and eateries located in the Melrose Arch precinct.

Lion Sands Private Game Reserve, with its superb setting and luxurious accommodation, gives GUESTS the choice between River Lodge & South Camp.  Both camps are situated on the banks of the magnificent Sabie River, ensuring breathtaking views and magnificent game viewing.  With 10 kms of river frontage, this game reserve offers GUESTS access to one of the most highly concentrated game-viewing areas in South Africa.  Even though the property launched a year ago, it has already gained wide-spread recognition in this luxury market. This has been achieved by including a range of specialised activities that are available in addition to all standard packages. Examples of these activities include: Special interest lectures, Bush breakfasts, River fishing (incl. Tiger Fish), Hippopotamus Tours, Survivor - Bush Skills, Wine Tasting, Bush Cookery Lessons, Star Gazing, Full moon walks and Bush sleep outs.