Protea Hotel Upington
Upington, the unofficial capital of the Green Kalahari, is a town of
beautifully landscaped gardens, many rose beds and large, graceful trees - all
wrapped in an atmosphere of genuine peace and tranquility. It is here, on the
banks of the majestic Orange River, where you'll find the Protea Hotel
Upington. 4x4 twin cab vehicles are available for hire, ideal for exploring the
surrounding areas. Experience first-class accommodation in newly renovated and
spacious rooms and suites, with air-conditioning and colour satellite TV. Laze
around the pool and relax over sundowners or pre-dinner drinks in Scotty's Bar
before strolling across the road into the Totem Creek Spur for dinner.
Hotel Rooms: 58 comfortably appointed bedrooms, of which 4 are self-catering deluxe suites and 12 superior have views of the Orange River, are fully air conditioned with en-suite bathrooms, satellite TV, four DSTV channels and touch-dial telephones. Hairdryers and tea/coffee making facilities are also available. Private, secure parking is available.
Hotel Attractions: Local wine cellars OWK have guided tours and wine tasting available, while another wine route lies on the outskirts of Upington. The vista of a dazzling array of Namaqualand flowers in July, August and September are a very popular local attraction and attract GUESTS from all over the world. Game drives - experience the Green Kalahari in comfort with a guided game drive only 35kms from the hotel. Self-drive option available only 15km away.
Other attractions nearby include:
The SAD factory - day visitors welcome, with a shop for all local products.
Date Palm Avenue: longest line of date palms in Southern Hemisphere.
Museum and tourist information centre.
Spitskop Nature Reserve just 15 km outside Upington.
Hotel Facilities: Scotty's Restaurant is open daily from 07h00 to 09h30 for breakfast and Scotty's Lounge Bar is open from 17h00 onwards (Monday - Saturday). Four restaurants are available within walking distance of the hotel for dinner.
Sporting and leisure facilities: These include a swimming pool with stunning views over the Orange River, while golf, tennis and squash, canoeing and watersports, as well as River Boat cruises, are available nearby.
Conference and Banqueting Facilities: Four state-of-the-art venues are available, seating up to 200 delegates, while banqueting facilities can cater for up to 250 GUESTS. Free broadband wireless internet access is available in all public areas, as well as in all conference rooms. Complimentary airport transfers available on request.
Rates per room per night, specials, seasons, meals, children policy: on request
Contact & reservations:
1) you can e-mail us requesting information and/or rates: e-mail
Reservations are only accepted in writing: by fax or via e-mail.
Final availability confirmation: in writing: by fax or via e-mail.
Terms & conditions, Payment options and Cancellation policy
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