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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The location is great. Walking distance to a number of coffee shops, restaurants and the Seapoint promenade. Hotel was clean and service was good. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and will be back soon!

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

Dear Dale_Horne Thank you for your recent stay at Protea Hotel by Marriott Cape Town Sea Point We have one of the best locations in Cape Town and glad you enjoyed it as much as we do. We can't wait to welcome you back to our "Beach House". Look forward to seeing you soon. Kind Regards,

Moscow, Moscow City, Russia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hotel was booked for us by agency. Nicely located if you rent a car. About 3km to main cape town attractions. 5 min walk towards ocean and on your left you will get to Sea Point pavilion - swimming pools at the seashore-great place to be with kids and without. Breakfasts in hotel are ok, not many fruits though and...

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

Dear Flora2013_13 Thank you for feedback regarding your recent stay at Protea Hotel by Marriott Se Point. With a mission to provide superior customer service, we take great pride in serving your needs and are delighted to hear that we have met your expectations. Your feedback will be shared with the team to continue to inspire and motivate them to...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here with about 30 other colleagues for a conference. My room was reasonable, although I wasn't very keen on the smell of the cleaning fluid or the noise from the corridors. Good location. Poor gym.

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

Dear bubu3 Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay at Protea Hotel by Marriott Sea Point. The inconvenience which you experienced throughout your stay is most definitely not the standard we strive to achieve. Please be assured that your comments have been addressed in detail with the relevant management and STAFF. I can assure you, should you stay...

Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Disappointed after such a long journey that at 1300 we had to wait over an hour for our room to be ready!!! Nobody else checked in whilst we were waiting so they obviously only had one room to do!!! Hairs in drawers in kitchen area and small narrow terrace with high wall and the pool was on the other side...

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

Dear claire09092016 Thank you for feedback regarding your recent stay at Protea Hotel by Marriott Sea Point Please accept our sincere apology for the inconvenienced caused for the delay in the , and the cleanliness of the room. Rest assure this matter has been brought to the relevant management and STAFF attention and will be rectified. Your feedback certainly does...

Rawsonville, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is excellent, near the shops, wine cellars and restaurants. Staff very helpful and friendly, rooms neat and spacious. Nice cocktails and pizza's. Wifi is working great. Food in the hotel's restaurant was excellent, great breakfast. Pool area is wonderful, very relaxing.

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

Dear adjdutoit Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay at Protea Hotel by Marriott Sea Point. We are delighted that you loved our "Beach House" as much as we do. We have one of the best locations in Cape Town. and look forward to welcome you back in the not to far future. Kind Regards,

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My requests were not catered for despite stipulating on the booking form,phoning the day before and asking reception when I arrived.My friend ended up phoning the manager and only then did I get what I requested.I received no apology for this despite my many requests.Bedding was inappropriate for the current hot summer.It catered more for winter.Breakfast is expensive,so we had...

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

Dear Lilly N Thank you for taking the time to complete the Guest Satisfaction Survey in regards to your recent stay at the Protea Hotel Cape Town Sea Point. As we pride ourselves on delivering a memorable hotel experience during your travels, we have unfortunately fallen short of our goal during your recent stay. Please accept our sincere apology for...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great week at the protea. Awesome room with comfy bed and great amenities. 5 star service. Perfect location in the heart of Sea Point. Close to shopping and restaurants. Fridge and coffee in the room.

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

Dear antraze Thank you for sharing your experience at the Protea Hotel Cape Town Sea Point 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 our ability to continue to improve our...

Knysna, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have never experienced the level of excellence displayed by every staff member I came across. They all show absolute pride in their work, Highly efficient and very helpful in every way. The breakfast was superb with the absolute best aspect the coffee, It is centrally located in Seapoint with access to a wide variety of restaurants and shops. Also...

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

Dear Hedy C Thank you for 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 are highly valued, and I wish to assure you that we have congratulated them for doing such an outstanding job! GUEST feedback is imperative for us to...

Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The location of the hotel is great as it is a 5 min walk to the coast. The establishment it self was a bit disappointing. The rooms were small, especially the washroom as you had to move inside the shower to close the door. The room is also a bit worn out. The sheet for one of our night was...

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

Dear JJL Thank you for your feedback and concerns raised regarding your recent stay. We are glad to hear that you found our location convenient, being so close to the Sea Point Promenade. Your concerns regarding the small room have been noted and stained sheet on one evening has been taken up with Housekeeping. We are disappointed that our swimming...

Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Comfortable and neat place to stay.The room was small but I did not mind because my wife and I only slept there so thats perfect.The hotel is situated in the right location, surrounded by a lot of attractions. I will definitely go back and stay there.

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

Dear Clinton C Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay at Protea Hotel by Marriott Sea Point. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay at our "Beach House". We have truly one of the best locations in Cape Town, being only 75 steps away from the beach. We have a variety of different rooms that can accommodate any...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • 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
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus 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: £68 - £184 (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
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#9 On the Beach Hotel in Cape Town Central
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“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
“Rooms closest to the beach the quitest”
 of 5 bubbles j7paige, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose a larger room on a higher floor with a balcony - this will give you a partial view of the sea.”
 of 5 bubbles batier2016, 9 Nov 2016 | Read review
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