Introducing Protea: Africa’s top hotel company joins the Marriott’s family of brands. This hotel is a jewel in the heart of Pietermaritzburg. The century-old Protea Hotel Imperial boasts historic ambience and prestige. This unique establishment has been exquisitely refurbished, yet continues to engender a relaxed and serene atmosphere which has helped to keep it firmly in position as Pietermaritzburg's most prestigious hotel. Located only moments from Provincial Parliament, Protea Hotel Imperial embraces old world charm with a touch of modernism. Ideal for conducting business or for a holiday experience. It’s a hotel that complements your travel style. All 70 rooms have been completely refurbished. Every room has satellite television, air conditioning, tea and coffee making facilities, an electronic safe and an en suite bathroom. Wi-Fi is available in the public areas.