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    Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfont Breakwater Lodge

    1.5 km from Cape Town Central centre
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    Portswood Road | V & A Waterfront, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    All reviews business school great location converted prison cape town university two oceans aquarium family room interesting hotel frosted glass rooms are small five minute walk waterfront area double bed hop on hop off bus water front walking distance internet access buffet breakfast standard room main building short stay
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We stayed at the Protea Breakwater twice, once for two nights at the beginning of a trip, and again for 5 nights at the end of the trip. Our review is mixed. The location is excellent, being less than 10 minutes' walk to the Victoria...More

    Helpful?1
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    This hotel has excellent location and to get to V&A waterfront you only need to walk several sets of stairs. Our room was very small, but we spent very little time at the hotel, so that was not a problem. Water in the shower was...More

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    Response from PHBWLCPT, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfont Breakwater Lodge

    Dear Liu S, Thank you for taking the time to inform us of your stay at our Hotel. Location is important when selecting a holiday destination, and saying that, we are delighted that you choose our Hotel which is within walking distance of the popular...More

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    I would not recommend this hotel to anyone travelling for business. The property is shared with a university campus. It is overcrowded with large tourist groups and groups of travelling students. It is noisy all day and night. The breakfast is located in a separate...More

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    Response from PHBWLCPT, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfont Breakwater Lodge

    Dear WendyLou W, Thank you for taking the time to inform us of your stay at our establishment. It is with regret that we read that your stay at our Hotel was not up to par. We will take your feedback into account as we...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Can't beat the price for this location. It was so convenient to be so close to the trendy Wharf with all the wonderful shops and restaurants. The Hop on Hop Off bus was just a block away. I had a room in the main building....More

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    Response from PHBWLCPT, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfont Breakwater Lodge

    Dear go2go2, We appreciate and thank you for the time taken to write a review on our Hotel. WOW! We can’t begin to tell you how awesome it is to read your words of encouragement, appreciation and praise. My TEAM takes pride in what we...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed for 2 nights and found the hotel really clean, staff were friendly and was interesting the fact that ppl also study here aswell. I wouldn't say its value for money but I would stay here again.More

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    Response from PHBWLCPT, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Waterfont Breakwater Lodge

    Dear ish986, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay at our Hotel. My TEAM takes pride in what we do, and it is through valuable feedback like yours, filled with affirmations and encouragement, that we renew our commitment to...More

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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    voyagelady
    Do we have to make a reservation at the Stonebreakers Restaurant for dinner or can we just turn up? What's the menu like and how much is the buffet dinner?
    17 February 2017|
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    Response from SandraH1960 | Reviewed this property |
    Unfortunately I cannot be of assistance as we ate at different restaurants each evening. We did sample the wine there one evening and found the prices very reasonable and service excellent. Hope you have a fab time
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    voyagelady
    Do we have to walk along Portswood Road to get to V&A Waterfront or is there a back exit from Protea Breakwater Lodge direct onto Dock Road?
    17 February 2017|
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    Response from gralice01 | Reviewed this property |
    You come out the hotel, turn right before you go through the next part of the building, I e towards the restaurant, walk through the garden cross the road you are at the water front.
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    HanoiCoffeeLover
    I see that there is airport shuttle service listed as an amenity of the hotel. I would like to arrange a pick up from the airport on September 30th. How do I arrange this?
    27 September 2016|
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    Response from Paula B | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry I can't help with this. We booked our holiday with 2 by2 and they booked all our transfers and trips. I would suggest you email the hotel.
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    "Make sure you are in the main building. Ask for a view of Table Mountain"
    go2go2, 10 days agoRead review
    "Try to stay in the "A" building."
    SuperSpy, 11 days agoRead review
    "Ask for a room at the back."
    esther913, 19 days agoRead review
    "Rooms higher up overlooking the waterfront are much better. Rooms at ground level have no views and are..."
    Segran M, 23 days agoRead review
    "Courtyard view was quiet and perfect for us."
    Brina58, 27 days agoRead review
    "Ask for a room with views of Table Mountain"
    Phil H, 1 month agoRead review
    "Ask for a room with a view of Table Mountain or the waterfront."
    foodiept, 1 month agoRead review
    "request for luxury room if you can afford"
    Kenny M, 1 month agoRead review
    "Rooms facing waterfront.Higher floors."
    sdsbatth, 1 month agoRead review
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