Protea Hotel Sea Point - Cape Town

Arthur'S Road, Sea Point, Cape Town, South Africa, 8005  show map
 3 stars
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Protea Hotel Sea Point - Cape Town

Wi-Fi
Parking

ZAR 50 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Overview

Situated near a gallery, a lighthouse and a museum, the 3-star Protea Hotel Sea Point is a good place for a stay offering a tennis court, a golf course and a beauty salon. Offering accommodation in the 6-story building, the hotel combines sleek architecture and modern facilities.

A short walk will take you to Bo-kaap in 30 minutes. The property is set within 4 km distance from the city center.

There are shops and a market within a quick reach of the hotel.

Cape Town International airport is about 30 minutes by car.

Rooms

The property comprises 124 en-suite rooms appointed with satellite television, a laptop safe, coffee/tea makers, a DVD player and soundproof windows. Guests will appreciate a captivating view over the mountain from the rooms. Other comforts include a small fridge, a dishwasher and a stove for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

A breakfast is served in the patio. The traditional restaurant provides excellent meals. The cozy café bar features a terrace and Wi-Fi. Guests can enjoy Italian cuisine at La Perla located fairly close to the property.

Services

The hotel offers a designated area for smoking, a barber shop and a news stand as well as a video projector, a conference room and a projection screen for guests' comfort.

Relax

On-site facilities for children include babysitting, cots and a play area. A gym and a fitness center are provided on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at ZAR 50 per day.

Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   124.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Barber shop
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machines
  • Lobby
  • Mobile phone network

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid beach shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Projector
  • Computer rental
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Sun loungers
  • Sun terrace
  • Spa center
  • Spa lounge
  • Sauna
  • Massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Mountain view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Electric blankets

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 11 am FREE
Check-out until 2 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Arthur'S Road, Sea Point, Cape Town, South Africa, 8005

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City Center
  • Cape Town
    3.5 km
Airports
  • Cape Town International (CPT)
    20.7 km
Train Stations
  • Cape Town
    3.5 km
  • Esplanade
    5.4 km
Underground stations
  • Metropolitan Golf Club
    2.6 km
Restaurants
  • Richard's Supper Stage And Bistro
    110 m
  • Mr. Chan (cuisine: Chinese)
    90 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  11 am
  • Check-out:
    until  2 pm
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    124

Rooms and availability

Protea Hotel Sea Point photos Room
Standard Queen Room
Mountain view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Parquet floor
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Guest toilet
  • Bedding:Extra long beds
  • Electric blankets
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Mini-refrigerator
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Radio
Room Description:

This room offers mountain views and tea-and-coffee-making-facilities. The room has an open-plan shower with no privacy curtain.

Family Double Room
Mountain view
  • Room size:

    30 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Queen-size bed, 2 Queen-size beds

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Room Description:

[NON-REFUNDABLE] Family Room, 2 Queen or 4 Twin/Single Bed(s), Mini fridge, Wireless internet, complimentary, 32in/81cm LCD TV

Superior Guest Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Queen-size bed

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Room Description:

Superior Room

Superior Suite
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Room Description:

These rooms are sea-facing with private balcony, en-suite bathroom with the option of either walk-in shower or shower over bath combination. Please note that rooms with a bath are subject to availability.

Protea Hotel Sea Point Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Lion's Head1.9 km
  • Grand Parade Square2.3 km
  • Grand Parade2.3 km

Popular areas

  • Green Point Common2.2 km
  • Green Point Common2.2 km
  • Long Street2.6 km

Places of interest

  • Sea Point Pavillion & Swimming Pools300 m
  • MyCiTi Station Queens Beach800 m
  • Queens Beach1.2 km
  • Signal Hill1.3 km
  • Green Point Urban Park1.8 km
  • Lion's Head1.9 km
  • Malay Quarter2.7 km
  • MyCiTi Station Granger Bay2.8 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Sea Point Pavilion Swimming300 m
  • Queens Beach1.2 km
  • Signal Hill1.3 km
  • Clifton Beach2.7 km

Stadiums

  • MyCiTi Station Cape Town Stadium2.4 km
  • Cape Town Stadium2.6 km

Museums

  • Bo-Kaap Museum2.5 km
  • South African Museum And Planetarium2.8 km
  • Iziko - Slave Lodge Museum2.8 km
  • The South African Museum and planetarium2.8 km
  • Boo-Kaap Museum2.8 km

Theaters

  • Labia Theatre2.6 km

Underground stations

  • Metropolitan Golf Club2.5 km

Local attractions

  • Lion\'s Head2.0 km
    Signal Hill Road
  • Green Point Park and Biodiversity Garden2.3 km
    Bay Road
  • Iziko Bo Kaap Museum2.6 km
    71 Wale Street
  • Noon Day Gun2.2 km
    Military Road Signal Hill
  • Bo-kaap2.5 km
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa

Near the hotel

  • Signal Hill 1.4 km
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa

    Restaurants nearby

    • Richard's Supper Stage And Bistro110 m

      Address: 229 Main Road
      Phone: 0214344497

      77% likes this, based on 88 reviews
      Price Range: NZD 8 - NZD 35

    • Seven Spur190 m

      Address: Arthurs Road
      Phone: +27 21 439 5536

      62% likes this, based on 38 reviews

    • La Perla350 m

      Address: Beach Road, Sea Point

      61% likes this, based on 237 reviews
      Cuisine: Italian

    • Mr. Chan90 m

      Address: 178 Main Road
      Phone: 021 439 2239

      63% likes this, based on 38 reviews
      Cuisine: Chinese

    • Ocean Basket (sea point)250 m

      Address: St. Johns Piazza, Shop 17
      Phone: 021 433 0450

      84% likes this, based on 46 reviews

    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  11 am
    • Check-out:
      until  2 pm
    • Number of floors:
      6
    • Number of rooms:
      124
    Cities nearby
    • Camps Bay hotels - 5 km
    • Bantry Bay hotels - 4 km
    • Constantia hotels - 12 km
    • Goodwood hotels - 12 km
    • Llandudno hotels - 12 km
    • Hout Bay hotels - 14 km
    • Tokai hotels - 15 km
    • Bloubergstrand hotels - 15 km
    • Plattekloof hotels - 16 km
    • Oranjezicht hotels - 2 km

    Protea Hotel Sea Point Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Protea Hotel Sea Point

    Average guest rating

    7.6out of 10
    Fabulous
    Based on 96 reviews

    Rating by category:

    Value
    9.5
    Rooms
    8.6
    Location
    7.8
    Service
    7.7

    Guest reviews

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      it was just simply great value for money,and the hotel is so cool,loved it to bits

      no nothing i did not like

    • Single
      7.4

      I liked the location of the hotel and the shuttle service provided.The facilities were quite good.

      I wish there were more computers for guests.

    • Group of friends
      7.4

      Pleasant, professional staff at reception and friendly staff who were responsible for room service. Conveniently situated for our holiday needs. Fair value fro money.

    • Older travelers
      7.8

      The hotel is ideally situated,a short walk to very good restaurants and down to the sea front.

      It can be a bit noisy,guests waking you up in the early hours and if you are at the rear of the hotel seagulls keep you awake.

    • Older travelers
      7.4

      Close proximity to the Promenade for a walk. Dstv tv - lovely linen but towels could have been changed as shower leaked over the bath and had to use hand towels to mop up water.

      Only one lift

    • Couple
      7.0

      I think the park clean is not clean. It gives a wrong impression of the hotel,it needs to be clean at all times.

    • Single
      7.8

      Good value for money. Good position and staff very friendly and helpful

      Rooms are outdated especially bathrooms. Bath + basin drain stinks. Room 606. Check it out

    • Single
      5.8

      the location

      using the telephone in the room is the equivalent of being robbed at gun point: was charged more than R 500 !!for a 10 minute phone call to the UK, a 10 min call to the same number in the Protea Fire and Ice in Joburg was only charged R 30. Nowhere in the room are the charges for telephone displayed, they are effectively operating a scam.

    • Older travelers
      10.0

      The friendliness of the staff , and the fact that we were recognised on our honeymoon with flowers and champagne was great. The hotel was also very nice , with a very comfortable stay. I will definately stay at Protea again.

      Although we were on our honeymoon and this was stated in the booking , we were not welcomed by the treats that the hotel offers. There were also people who has welcome cards displayed at the front of the hotel and there was nothing displayed for us. I also had to ask about the special honeymoon treats as I was told that the hotel offers this when I did my booking. The card was also addressed to us with the wronf surname , that was my maiden surname , but none the less the thought was fantastic and very special.

    • Family with children
      5.8

      The ability of all staff to attend to our needs the best way they could.

      The initial room allocated to us was very tardy and 1 star. Not worth a rand. The inflexibility of telephone sales to accommodate our needs until we get to the hotel needs attention. Also, the fact that despite all the to and fro correspondence, the requested room was not available and did not have the cot requested for the baby. We then had to wait an hour in the lobby. Not acceptable.

    • Older travelers
      6.2

      The location of the hotel was oustanding.

      We had to continously phone for towels.One night at 6.30 there was no towels put out. We had to phone to ask for towels. In one instance the towel was so old it had torn, and strands of cotton was coming off the towel. We requested rooibos tea form the lady cleaning our room. She replied that there was none available. On phoning reception a moment later the rooibos tea was sent up? After I complained to the front end manager, the staff never stopped coming up to applogize. We where phoned one night at 22.49 for another appology. It makes one think that there was no supervision, as had a manager approach us and spoken to us on behalf of the staff we would not have had numerous appologies from individuals. At this stage I am still toying with the idea of contacting Arthur Gillis, as I was not happy with the service, as well as the way my complaint was handed, as there was no management involved.

    • Couple
      6.6

      The housekeeping did not make our room despite us being at the 2 Oceans Marathon when we got back to the room after 10 am it was still not made up. However on the Sunday they woke us up at 07:30am to make up our room....and they then took forever to do it.

    • Older travelers
      7.0

      We enjoyed the relaxed atmospher and the location, it was enjoyable to walk along the sea promenade into the waterfront.The roof tope sun area was also enjoyable.

      The fitness room was dangerous the equipment was not maintained to an acceptable standard which was a disappointment to us being an active couple.

    • Single
      7.8

      The staff were friendly and the pillows were to die for

      I stay in hotels all around the world and your establishment was fine. I struggled to see the mountain though

    • Group of friends
      5.8

      Location was convenient

      They cancelled my booking the morning I arrived without my consent and I have confirmed the reservation 4 times. The cleaning staff is noisy and it sounds like a shebeen once they start cleaning. Cleaning lady used our toilet:-((( Offered me "free" parking for my inconvenience, but still charged it when I checked out. Had to switch rooms mid-stay cause they bothed up the reservation.

    How to reach hotel

    hotel Protea Hotel Sea Point - Cape Town Cape Town location
    Show big map »

    Hotel Address:

    Arthur'S Road, Sea Point, Cape Town, South Africa, 8005

    Get directions
    City Center
    • Cape Town
      3.5 km
    Airports
    • Cape Town International (CPT)
      20.7 km
    Train Stations
    • Cape Town
      3.5 km
    • Esplanade
      5.4 km
    Underground stations
    • Metropolitan Golf Club
      2.6 km
    Restaurants
    • Richard's Supper Stage And Bistro
      110 m
    • Mr. Chan (cuisine: Chinese)
      90 m
    Hotel information
    • Check-in:
      from  11 am
    • Check-out:
      until  2 pm
    • Number of floors:
      6
    • Number of rooms:
      124