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Protea Hotel by Marriott Mossel Bay

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Mossel Bay, South Africa
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We have often stayed here and love everything about this very special hotel. We always go to the annual Deck Party and once again stayed in the hotel in Dec 2016 after the party. The rooms are beautiful and ours actually comprised of 3 floors! We had a wonderful night's sleep in the very comfortable bed and enjoyed the lovely...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Highlight of the season - December 2016 Protea Hotel MosselBay had once again outdone themselves, this past season hosting perhaps the biggest and best Annual Deck Party yet. Excellent atmosphere, great line-up of incredible talent and another incredibly memorable evening which myself and 4 companions enjoyed thoroughly. Thanks to the staff and co-ordinators for being such wonderful hosts and pulling...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had such a great time! Amazing food and service ! Great views, stunning pool and cocktail bar, very central and they are super helpful with advise on things to do in the area. We will definitely be back !

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George, South Africa
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent the night here in December for the Deck party and it was fabulous. Great venue, very comfortable accommodation and divine restaurant. If you are passing though Mossel bay then make sure to spend the night here. Great views and yummy cocktails

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent 2 days in Mossel Bay because of our cage diving with sharks... This is a lovely hotel! The reception is very friendly and we had an amazing dinner at the restaurant. Rooms are modern and super clean! Extra Tip: Visit the TownshipAngels workshop - just across the street.

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Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic stay, having been upgraded to the Presidential Suite. Extremely quite and comfortable. Very good restaurant and warm and helpful staff. Very good location close to the beach and Bartolomeu Museum.

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ProteaHotelMosselBay, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Mossel Bay, responded to this review

Dear PC Thank you for sharing your experience at the Protea Hotel Mossel Bay TripAdvisor. We appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you've enjoyed your stay in our Presidential Suite. With a spirit to serve, we take great pride in not only meeting, but exceeding your expectations. Your feedback is integral to our ability to continue to...

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Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

Reception is very deceiving & I did wonder what our rooms were going to be like having been let in via a locked gate & into an old fashioned check in area. In saying that, staff were very welcoming & our name was up on the board with a welcome message & we were also given a glass of complimentary...

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ProteaHotelMosselBay, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Mossel Bay, responded to this review

Thank you for taking taking to post your comments on TripAdvisor. We are very privileged that our main building which hosts our reception and some of our rooms forms part of Mossel Bay's rich history which dates back to 1846. Our hotel can be best described as a hotel complex - Deluxe rooms, self-catering harbour suites, Cafe Gannet restaurant, Blue...

Horley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We were made very welcome on check in. Our room was reasonably spacious with a good shower and separate toilet. It was clean and orderly, wifi worked well. We enjoyed the Gannet restaurant which offered a good variety of dishes, A good stopover and well located in the centre of Mossel Bay

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ProteaHotelMosselBay, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Mossel Bay, responded to this review

Dear Trevor S Thank you for taking time to write your comments on TripAdvisor. We rely on GUEST feedback to determine both the positive and negative aspects of our hotel and to improve wherever possible. We therefore appreciate your feedback and we hope that you will be staying with us again soon. Kind regards, Ronel Theron General Manager

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I stayed at the Protea Hotel Mossel Bay as part of a Company trip. The rooms we requested were for 2 adults sharing, unfortunately we had to rock, paper, scissors to see who was going to get the double bed and who was going to sleep on the single bed. 2 single beds would have been ideal. This however is...

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Dear jptheadventurer Thank you for sharing your experience at the Protea Hotel Mossel Bay through TripAdvisor. We appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you had a great stay. With a spirit to serve, we take great pride in not only meeting, but exceeding your expectations and your feedback with regards to the bed configuration will be shared...

Reviewed 20 October 2016

I found that I did not want for anything more, as the hotel ticked all the boxes for a convenient one night stay. Staff was friendly, room was well equiped and the room service dinner was most enjoyable. Good variety for breakfast. Will definately return on my next business trip.

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Dear Nicci F Thank you for sharing your experience at the Protea Hotel by Marriott Mossel Bay through Tripadvisor. As a VALUED CUSTOMER, we appreciate your feedback and are delighted to hear that you had a great stay. With a spirit to serve, we take great pride in not only meeting, but exceeding your expectations. Your feedback is integral to...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The luxurious 31-roomed Protea Hotel Mossel Bay is a graceful landmark, built in 1846, overlooking Santos Bay and harbour. Nestling on the Mossel Bay shoreline with the majestic Outeniqua Mountains as a backdrop, the Protea Hotel Mossel Bay is singled out from other establishments. Protea Hotel Mossel Bay is situated 5 min from Santos Beach. Take in the sea air whilst dining at Café Gannet, where you can sample local mussels, fresh fish and oysters or try the chefs daily specials. As sunset arrives, visit the Legendary Blue Oyster Cocktail Bar, with its own special ambience, pool deck and superb sea views, is the perfect place to kick off a decadent evening out or simply just to relax and enjoy the sunset with an aperitif before dinner. Added attractions are the close proximity to shopping facilities, the yacht club, harbour and north-facing, sun splashed beaches. As part of the museum complex, the Maritime, Local History and Shell Museum, as well as the Old Post Office Tree, are all within strolling distance. The new golf estate is 2km away and the airport a 20 minute drive. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Protea Hotel by Marriott Mossel Bay

Address: cnr of Church and Market Streets, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa (Formerly Protea Hotel Mossel Bay)
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Mossel Bay
Price Range: €95 - €174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Protea Hotel by Marriott Mossel Bay 4*
Number of rooms: 31
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“All rooms are good and modern”
  • Modern rooms
 of 5 bubbles 687stephanw, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“There are more modern rooms further from the main building.... Near the secure Parking lot.”
 of 5 bubbles jptheadventurer, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The standard rooms are very beautiful and elegant and better for older people and people with small children.”
  • Lounge area with access to one of two balconies with a view of the harbour and ocean
  • Ocean, visible from the hotel, about 1 km away from hotel.
  • Guest room for 3rd visitor or guest
  • Steps going up or down in this triplex suite
 of 5 bubbles Vettie01, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms near the pool are awesome, nice view”
  • Bathroom (bath & room separated)
 of 5 bubbles 761sarat, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for rooms facing the sea”
 of 5 bubbles jonathanmA642GZ, 24 Aug 2016 | Read review
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