Protea Hotel Bloemfontein Central

Bloem Plaza, East Burger Street, Bloemfontein, 9301

About Protea Hotel Bloemfontein Central

The Protea Hotel Bloemfontein Central is perfect for leisure and corporate travellers alike. It is situated within the CBD of this Free State city and is, therefore, just minutes away from all the major companies and headquarters in Bloemfontein. It is also within close proximity to shopping centres, tourist attractions, activities and restaurants. In fact, the Protea Hotel Bloemfontein Central has been recognised as one of the top hotels in the entire Free State province.


This Protea Hotel comprises 115 rooms, all of which are tastefully furnished and spacious. There are also Suites available, which have a separate lounge and interleading doors for larger groups of families or friends. Standard facilities include air-conditioning and en-suite bathrooms. There are smoking and non-smoking rooms available.


The Courtroom Restaurant is the Protea Hotel Bloemfontein Central's eatery and offers delicious breakfasts and hearty dinners in the form of a spectacular carvery buffet. Although the restaurant has a capacity of up to 96 patrons, it remains intimate and the service personalised.

The Judges Bar is ideal for pub lunches, pre-dinner drinks, sundowners or nightcaps. It is open between 12h00 and 23h00.
The conference and banqueting facilities can accommodate up to 420 people and are ideal for parties, cocktail do's, wedding receptions, and so on.


The following additional services are available at the hotel to ensure that guests are as well catered to and as comfortable as possible:

  •     Babysitting
  •     Adaptors
  •     A hairdresser
  •     Business facilities
  •     Currency exchange
  •     Day porters
  •     A fax service
  •     Ice machine
  •     Laundry service

Sporting and Leisure Facilities

Guests that do not want to negotiate their fitness levels while enjoying their stay in Bloemfontein will be happy to hear of the sporting facilities nearby. These include a fitness centre (5 kilometres away), golf course (5 kilometres), outdoor swimming pool (2 kilometres) and indoor heated pool (5 kilometres away) for those chilly Free State winters.

For those wanting to learn more about this historical town, its culture, fauna and flora, various tours are available. These need to be arranged with the hotel well in advance and are for groups of at least 10 guests.

Conferencing and Banqueting

The Protea Hotel Bloemfontein Central is an ideal venue for business events or celebratory functions because it is centrally situated, well-equipped, elegant and professional. Corporate guests will enjoy its close proximity to the major business centres, while function guests will benefit from the excellent amenities.


There are several tourist attractions surrounding the hotel. These include:

  •     Loch Logan Waterfront (brimming with shops and restaurants)
  •     Naval Hill Game Reserve (the only game reserve in the country that is situated within a city)
  •     The Orchid House (which includes an exquisite fragrance garden for those with visual problems, who may
  •     otherwise not be able to enjoy the colourful splendours of nature)
  •     Oliewenhuis Art Gallery & Museum
  •     Several markets
  •     A number of beautiful parks


The Protea Hotel Bloemfontein Central is just 15 kilometres from the Bloemfontein Airport, 2 kilometres from the train station and 3 kilometres from the tourist information centre. It is situated within a shopping complex and is, therefore, convenient and accessible.


  •     Follow R64 from the airport, enter Bloemfontein on Alexandra Street.
  •     Turn left into Nelson Mandela Drive.
  •     Then left into East Burger Street.
  •     Cross Henry and Charles Streets and the hotel is situated on the right.


Room Types

Standard Twin

  • Standard Twin
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  • Suite
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Standard Double

  • Standard Double
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Standard Family

  • Standard Family
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Superior Queen

  • Superior Queen
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