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Protea Hotel Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater Lodge

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Portswood Road V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We had over committed ourselves this weekend and only managed to stay for one night (we stayed on the other side of Cape Town the first two nights) For whatever reason we were upgraded to a larger room -very pleasant surprise. Breakfast was served in...More

Thank MargaritaF350
Response from PHBWLCPT, General Manager at Protea Hotel Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Dear MargaritaF350, Thank you so much for a fantastic review and the high score! It gives us great pleasure to read your awesome review. We are constantly hard at work doing everything we can to deliver high quality service to every one of our GUESTS....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My room was clean and situated across from the beach. Many restaurants, bars and cafes to choose from. The service was exceptional. Staff always ready to help. Lots of interesting things to do in Cape Town ... such a stunningly beautiful city. Buffet breakfast was...More

Thank Luise L
Response from PHBWLCPT, General Manager at Protea Hotel Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Dear Luise L, Thank for you making us your hotel of choice. One of our best features is our location, which is within walking distance of the infamous V & A Waterfront. As you mentioned, the Waterfront has many restaurants, bars and cafes to choose...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a find ! Only stayed 3 nights but such a comfortable stay , great modern bedroom with impressive bathroom. This hotel is the old prison converted , split into various blocks , the hotel itself and rooms do not resemble a prison at all...More

Thank Caroline W
Response from PHBWLCPT, General Manager at Protea Hotel Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Caroline W, Thank you for taking the time to tell us of your experience and for the awesome score! Our hotel has a few unique qualities, one of them being that we are situated on the same site as the Old Breakwater prison which...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay here. From the moment we arrived, we got the home away from home feeling that stayed with us. Nandi was amazing and ensured we were well received and had a great stay. Room service was great and our room was...More

Thank delaine c
Response from PHBWLCPT, General Manager at Protea Hotel Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear delaine c, Thank you for taking the time to tell us how we are doing. Our GUESTS feedback is invaluable to us, and reading of your experience ensures us that we are on the right track when it comes to our meeting our GUESTS...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfectly placed for the Cape Town waterfront. Full of character being part of the old prison. Nelson Mandela has even been a customer. Rooms aren’t huge but are clean and adequate and value for money in my opinion. Very friendly and helpful staff too.More

Thank Stephen R
Response from PHBWLCPT, General Manager at Protea Hotel Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Stephen R, Thank you for taking the time to tell us how we are doing. We believe that a location either makes your holiday or breaks it, and we can definitely say that by selecting the Waterfront as your destination, you made the right...More

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Description
Balance modern comfort and and experience soaking in the rich history of Cape Town with a stay at Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater Lodge. Our hotel in Cape Town, South Africa sits right More next to the city's fantastic V&A Waterfront, a minute from restaurants, shops and theatres. We're perfectly poised to give you a feel for the heart of the Waterfront area, just 25 km from Cape Town International Airport. Enjoy easy access to beaches, mountains and city hotspots from our accommodations, as well as convenience getting to Cape Town International Convention Center and Cape Town Stadium. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
188
Price range
US$107 - US$242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater Lodge
Also Known As
Protea Hotel Breakwater Cape Town Central
,
Breakwater Hotel Cape Town
,
The Breakwater Hotel
,
Protea Hotel Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater Lodge South Africa
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Hotel class
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
188
Price range
US$107 - US$242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater Lodge
Also Known As
Protea Hotel Breakwater Cape Town Central
,
Breakwater Hotel Cape Town
,
The Breakwater Hotel
,
Protea Hotel Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater Lodge South Africa
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
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Room & Suite (231)
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Fifighter
9 April 2018|
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Response from Zubaida R | Reviewed this property |
No you will not. My husband is also Gold member and I do not think they have a member's lounge and do not offer any perks like breakfast. Yo ufo get points and a check-in gift of points or water. They have a coffee machine... More
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darren52018
14 February 2018|
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Response from Paula W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry just seen this. We didn't notice any disturbance at all.
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Chantalstarr
26 January 2018|
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Response from InstaDub | Reviewed this property |
We stayed here and found the hotel quite basic. If it's a bit of comfort you're looking for after your safari I would look elsewhere around the V&A Waterfront.
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"In the Hotel and facing the waterfront"
ncock831215
2 weeks ago
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"best location and well priced"
ralphp2017
2 weeks ago
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"Try to get an outside facing room"
FlyTahiti27
7 Sep 2018
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"Ask for a room in the building where reception is located."
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27 Aug 2018
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