Situated on the edge of the Kalahari Desert, surrounded by lush vineyards and the Orange River Valley. Positioned in the heart of the CBD, the hotel is within walking distance of the area’s restaurants and small businesses.

The four-star Protea Hotel Upington offers guests comfortable accommodation in newly renovated and spacious rooms and suites, with air-conditioning and colour satellite TV. Guests may enjoy the swimming pool at the hotel and relax over sundowners or pre-dinner drinks in Scotty’s Bar before enjoying a delicious meal. The hotel has  90 comfortably appointed hotel rooms to offer scenic views of the Orange River. The rooms are fully air-conditioned providing en-suite bathrooms, satellite TV with 16 channels, and touch dial telephones. Hairdryers, mini-bars and tea/coffee making facilities are also available for guests.

Standard Room


Standard Rooms

# ROOMS: 61

The 61 comfortably appointed bedrooms at the Protea Hotel Upington provide stunning views of the Orange River.

Standard room facilities include:

  • Full air conditioning
  • En-suite bathrooms
  • Satellite TV
  • Touch-dial telephones
  • Hairdryers
  • Tea/coffee making facilities
  • WiFi

Scotty’s Bar and Restaurant

Scotty’s Bar and Restaurant at the Protea Hotel Upington, Northern Cape, is an open area where guests are welcome to enjoy a daily South African buffet breakfast or cocktail. Scotty’s Restaurant is open daily for breakfast and the hotel’s Scotty’s Lounge Bar is open in the afternoons and evenings for drinks. Four restaurants are available within walking distance of the Protea Hotel Upington which serve dinner.

Scotty’s Bar and Restaurant
Waiting Lounge

Swimming Facilities

The Hotel features an outdoor swimming pool which guests can enjoy on hot summer days.

Nearby attractions
  • Golf courses
  • Tennis and squash courts
  • Canoeing and water sports
  • River Boat cruises
  • Gym / Health Club
  • Guided wine cellar tours and wine tasting with OWK
  • Namaqualand flowers
  • SAD factory
  • Date Palm Avenue
  • Museums
  • Kgalagadi Tranfrontier Park
  • Augrabies National Waterfalls

Two national parks, the Kgalagadi Transfrontier Park (260 km) and Augrabies Falls National Park (130 km) can be visited during a stay at this Hotel. The Namaqualand flowers are in full bloom from July to September providing a very famous, dazzling local attraction.

The Hotel’s Facilities at a Glance

  • 90 hotel rooms
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Conference Facilities seating up to 250 delegates
  • Satellite TV
  • Parking
  • Swimming Pool

Nearby Facilities

  • Golf
  • Gym / Health Club
  • Tennis
  • Squash
  • Bowls