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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
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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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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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
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Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair Access
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USD 112 - USD 221 (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
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Reviewed 3 days ago

A former prison with three parts to it. Great location to the V&A, Springbok museum, hop-on-hop off bus etc. Stayed two nights and was given a late check out without any extra charge. The room was adequate for one person, good bathroom with walk in...More

Thank Angela M
Response from PHBWLCPT, General Manager at Protea Hotel Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater LodgeResponded 2 days ago

Dear Angela M, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of your stay with us. Protea Hotel Breakwater Lodge has some unique features, one them as you mentioned, is that a section of our hotel was once part of the original prison...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a wonderful stay at Breakwater Lodge! The staff on duty throughout our 3 night stay went above and beyond their duties to look after us and ensure we had everything we needed! Our rooms were wonderful and we had a fantastic time! The...More

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

Dear Natalie H, Thank you for making us your hotel of choice and for giving us a great score! It is wonderful to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our aim is to ensure that our GUESTS make us their home away from...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here 3 nights. The hotel used to be a prison but is now a very nice hotel. There are three buildings. It was a little confusing at first, but we soon found our way around without difficulty. Room is small but adequate. Has...More

Thank FlyTahiti27
Response from PHBWLCPT, General Manager at Protea Hotel Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Dear FlyTahiti27, Thank you for making our hotel your hotel of choice and thank you for the great score! One of our unique features is that we are situated on the same site as the old Breakwater prison which dates back to 1859, we are...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While certainly not a 5-star luxury hotel, this property offers an excellent location and value and an especially warm, welcoming, friendly and helpful staff. Located near the V & A Waterfront area, it offers easy access to a wide variety of shops and good restaurants,...More

Thank Pat B
Response from PHBWLCPT, General Manager at Protea Hotel Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Pat B, Thank for choosing our Hotel. It is fantastic to read that you enjoyed the location, value and the warm, welcoming, friendly and helpful staff. We are delighted to read that you started your day with our excellent breakfast buffet. We will convey...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in the hotel for 3 nights: whilst it is a 3 star place the rooms, whilst small, are very nice, well equipped and warm. A very atmosphere. Hotel is located very conveniently to visit the water front and walking distance from most of...More

Thank angelomare1978
Response from PHBWLCPT, General Manager at Protea Hotel Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear angelomare1978, Thank you for choosing our hotel and for the fantastic rating! It is wonderful to read that you enjoyed your stay at our 3 star hotel. As you mentioned, we are very conveniently located, that is, we are within walking distance to one...More

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10 April 2018|
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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Response from Paula W | Reviewed this property |
Sorry just seen this. We didn't notice any disturbance at all.
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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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