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Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Sea Point

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We stayed in this hotel with my wife four days in last October. Amazing crew, will do everything to make you happy. Hotel over all very clean, fantastic location. On one side busy commercial street full of stores and restaurants, on another side spectacular ocean promenade, which is probably one of the most beautiful in the world. Hotel breakfast simple,...

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Katherine_L3, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Sea Point, responded to this review

Dear Miro 5 We are delighted to hear of your pleasant stay at Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Sea Point! Your positive feedback regarding our hotel Associates will be shared with them – we truly are blessed with a fantastic hard working TEAM. What a pity you could not stay for longer but all the more reason for another...

Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Location: Walking distance to V & A Waterfront. Only attempt during the cooler months as if it was during the summer I surely would not have walked. Yes, I could have taken an Uber...but I would have missed so much. The fresh aire. The "jungle" park. The looking glasses. It was awesome. It took us an hour because we kept...

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Katherine_L3, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Sea Point, responded to this review

Dear Terry J Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay at Protea Hotel by Marriott Sea Point. We have one of the best locations in Cape Town, the perfect place to experience the Mother City. We do apologies for the inconvenience caused by the poor cleanliness, please be assured that this is not the norm for Protea Hotel...

SimplicitLy
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

First, if you're a tourist, this location is Sea Point will be about a 10-15 min taxi ride to most sites. The immediate area has some good restaurants (La Moulette and La Boheme!) and a few bars, but scattered between some sketch shops on the Main Street. The hotel was inexpensive, refurbished, And the rooms (we had an updated corner...

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Katherine_L3, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Sea Point, responded to this review

Dear Simplicitly We thank you for your detailed feedback following your recent stay with us at Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Sea Point. We are glad to hear that you also find our location fairly convenient with some great restaurants and bars to enjoy at any time of the day as well as being a “hop, skip and a...

Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Rooms were very small, hotel is understaffed, one outlet that accepted a adapter, I don't know how marriot can put their name on this hotel... the good part is that it offers parking, staff were knowledgeable. The bar downstairs closes at 11 pm so that's a bummer.

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Katherine_L3, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Sea Point, responded to this review

Dear Mordechai D Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay at Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Sea Point. I am sorry to hear that we did not meet all of your expectations but that you did at least find our STAFF knowledgeable and you were happy with our secure basement parking. Our standard mountain facing rooms are...

Millburn, New Jersey
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Visited this hotel with my wife in December as part of a larger group visit. We stayed there for 3 days and found the stay to be very pleasant. The staff was helpful and the location was convenient to all locations using Uber. The morning breakfast was excellent and omelettes were top class. The only negative might be that the...

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Katherine_L3, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Sea Point, responded to this review

Dear Santosh V Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay at Protea Hotel by Marriott Sea Point. We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay at our Hotel, and to hear that the STAFF were so friendly and efficient. Protea Hotel by Marriott offer a variety of different room and will ensure to upgrade you on your future stay....

Grand Cayman
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Amanda the concierge really made this a great stay for us. She made some recommendations that turned out great for dinner (Fish Market and Panama Jacks) as well as entertainment. The hotel is conveniently located 10 minutes cab ride from the waterfront and the beach and City Sightseeing bus stop are a 5 minute walk away. The room I would...

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Katherine_L3, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Sea Point, responded to this review

Dear WillandNic Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay at Protea Hotel by Marriott Sea Point. We are delighted to hear that the STAFF were so friendly and efficient. Your commendations of Amanda in particular are highly valued, and I wish to assure you that we have congratulated her for doing such an outstanding job! Protea Hotel by...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2016

I'm writing this review on behalf of my mother who stayed at this hotel last week. This hotel is in an excellent central location in Sea Point, a short walk from shops, restaurants and cafes and the beachfront. The staff were generally very helpful and friendly, although I did have a couple of issues which prevents me from giving more...

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Katherine_L3, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Sea Point, responded to this review

Dear joelk We are happy to hear that our Team were generally helpful and friendly and that you also in favor of our excellent central location. Our standard Mountain Facing rooms are our entry-level room and do not come standard with the mini-bar fridge and an open plan bedroom design. We will definitely double check where the fridge is being...

Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

Small rooms but recently refurbished and clean. Great location near Seapoint promenade - great staff. Would stay again for sure. Adjoins a restaurant and close to beach (60m) & major shops and restaurants

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Katherine_L3, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Sea Point, responded to this review

Dear Dmens We are so happy to hear that, although you found our standard rooms a little on the small side, they were clean and that our Team looked after you! Our close location to the Sea Point Promenade and beach is one of our main attractions as well as the many different shops and restaurants within walking distance from...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Very nice staff, running to do whatever we asked for. Great location, 1/2 block from beach, 1/2 block from main street. Near shops and transportation. Huge shower but smallish bathroom. Smallest pool I have ever seen. over all very nice, modern efficient place.

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Katherine_L3, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Sea Point, responded to this review

Dear Cubfan613 We were delighted to receive your commendations about the impressive service offered. Please be assured that I will congratulate our TEAM for doing a great job! Thank you for choosing to stay at Protea Hotel by Marriott Sea Point and we look forward to welcoming you back again soon. Kind Regards,

Ventnor City, NJ
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Don't hesitate to go to Marriott Sea Point. The rooms are comfortable. The food is delicious. Very nice lobby. Attentive staff. Great location for sightseeing and shopping. A great place to stay while visiting Cape Town South Africa.

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Katherine_L3, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Sea Point, responded to this review

Dear Iris We are delighted to hear that you enjoyed our “beach house” as much as we do! We do hope to have the privilege of welcoming you back in the not too distant future. Kind Regards

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Babysitting
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
NEWLY REFURBISHED. Located a block away from Sea Point Promenade and the cool Atlantic shoreline, this stylish three star hotel guarantees GUESTS an experience that’s freshly different. Protea Hotel Sea Point is a comfortable oasis for corporate and leisure travellers alike who want to experience the best of Cape Town in a tranquil beach house feel. Protea Hotel Sea Point is Freshly Different. This seaside hotel offers either mountain or sea views from the rooms and the vast range of amenities ensures a home-away-from-home feel. The hotels’ most talked about feature is the individuality of the six Luxury Art Suites and the interactive lobby and lounge area. Minutes away from Camps Bay beaches, V&A Waterfront and the CBD; not to mention the beautiful Cape Town promenade. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Sea Point

Address: Arthur's Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: $118 - $309 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Sea Point 3*
Number of rooms: 124
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Also Known As:
Protea Hotel Cape Town
Protea Hotel Sea Point
Protea Hotel By Marriott Cape Town Sea Point South Africa
Hotel Style:
#8 On the Beach Hotel in Cape Town Central
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  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“request a room with a sofa.”
  • Very Small hotel room
 of 5 bubbles AnnieL655, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“On right side of hotel you have a small balcony and can see the sea and the mountain.”
 of 5 bubbles joni956, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are great. My family had 3 rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles antraze, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Higher levels give a better view of the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles WillandNic, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a separate bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles joelk, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
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