Protea Hotel The Ranch, 4 Star Hotel in Polokwane - Accommodation in Limpopo

Protea Hotel The Ranch

4 Star Hotel at Hollandrift, N1 Highway, Polokwane, 0701, Limpopo Province, South Africa. Show on Map

About Protea Hotel The Ranch

Protea Hotel The Ranch is situated within a 1000 hectares of nature conservancy “Malaria Free", only 20 kilometres south of Polokwane in the Limpopo Province, and 2 hours North of Pretoria.


The Ranch hotel is the leading conference venue and leisure resort within Limpopo and offers more than 110 spacious deluxe rooms featuring all the mod-cons which include Presidential suites, Executive suites, Family suites, and deluxe rooms which are surrounded by manicured tranquil gardens, rolling lawns and glorious flowers. Our superior international culinary team offers quality, creativity, and proficiency to local and international cuisines.

Guests can be assured of ample parking and 24-hour in-house security. Our business facilities, well appointed climate control venues and attentive service ensures that your every event will make a lasting impression. Hotel residents will appreciate our dedicated, professional and friendly staff members who offer all guests a personal touch.

The Ranch Hotel ensures that all residents receive the best quality on offer in a safe and secure environment. Our friendly family hotel offers the following facilities; 4 sparkling swimming pools of which 2 are heated, outdoor jacuzzi, poolside lapa and bar, the Buttery family restaurant offering snack menus and kids menus, coffee shop, Basils fine dining restaurant, Old Joes Bar lounge, 24-hour business centre, games room, tennis court, kids jungle gym, trampoline, animal farm, fitness centre, steam room, jogging trail, registered landing strip and helicopter landing pad.


This superior 4 star hotel offers 13 different conference venues, with Wi-fi availability through-out the property and now fully self reliant in all areas of the property with its own backup generators system. Protea Hotel The Ranch has the experience and expertise in accommodating small meetings or large groups of up to 1000 delegates. In addition the hotel offers a computer training centre with 24 laptops and the state of the art Executive boardroom and caters for conferences, meetings, exhibitions, summits, breakaway groups, banquets, weddings, tented camp site surrounded by outdoor teambuilding obstacles course and a 4x4 trails.

Activities and Attractions

Protea Hotel The Ranch is situated with a 1000 hectares nature conservancy and offers a variety of daily activities to choose from. Awaken to the sounds of roaring lions from our very own lion park.

Guests enjoy our game drives and lions tours - get up close and personal with our lions and bottle feed our cubs, “Walk with the Lions on our conservancy” - enjoy a leisurely walk with a lion at your side and experience the spiritual connection between man and animal, 90 minute horse back safari within our conservancy, Giraffe feeding, bird watching, 12-hole express golf course accompanied by a golf pro shop, putting greens, chipping greens and driving facilities.

Our motto is “Where hospitality is a long tradition”. As the leading conference and leisure resort in Limpopo, Protea Hotel The Ranch invites you to “Come and Experience our pride”.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • Disabled equipped
  • Fan(s)
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • International plug point(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Jacuzzi
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Telephone (direct dial)
  • Telephone (pre-paid)
  • Television (with satellite)
  • Wheelchair Friendly

On Site

  • Air-conditioning
  • Business facilities
  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Childcare / babysitting service
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Garden(s)
  • Gym / fitness centre
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (undercover)
  • Reception (24 hours)
  • Safe deposit box (reception)
  • Security (guard)
  • Smoking: in demarcated areas
  • Swimming pool
  • Wake up calls
  • Wheelchair access


  • Air-conditioning
  • Audio-visual equipment
  • Bar
  • Breakaway area(s)
  • Business services
  • Catering (in-house)
  • Chapel
  • Co-ordinator (in-house)
  • Dance floor
  • Decorating
  • Disabled equipped
  • Exhibition space
  • Gazebo
  • Internet connection (ADSL)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Marquee
  • Parking
  • Podium
  • Stage
  • Standard conf. equipment
  • Team building facilities
  • Wheelchair friendly

Food & Drink

  • Bar (fully licenced)
  • Bar (honesty bar)
  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee
  • Restaurant / dining room
  • Room service


  • Airport transfers
  • Other transfers available
  • Tour assistance

Accreditations (as claimed by Protea Hotel The Ranch)

Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA)

Price Range
Available on request

Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -24.045329999666667
Longitude: 29.276420832666666

Closest airport(s)
Polokwane Airport - 30km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

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December 2009 - 3 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

My first visit @ the Ranch was in 2010 it was a Work Christmas Party . I fell in love with that place . Their Staff was so friendly . I promised my wife...

Lucas Hlongwane, Pretoria Travellers' Rating


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Payment Methods accepted at the establishment

  • Mastercard
  • Visa
  • American Express
  • Diners

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