Protea Hotel Sea Point - Cape Town

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

 Paid Wi-Fi

Paid Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Infinity pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Spa lounge

Reflex massage

Overview

The comfortable Protea Hotel Sea Point is a 3-star property set next to Adderly Street, Table Mountain and Cape Town Stadium featuring loungers, a swimming pool and a sundeck. Since 1951 the hotel has been hosting guests in a 6-story Mediterranean building.

The hotel boasts stunning location not far from a sanctuary, an art gallery and a parliament building as well as a botanical garden and hills. The venue is set within 4 km from Cape Town city center.

Placed near a theme park, restaurants and entertainment venues, the hotel offers a veranda, a patio and a golf course for on-site relaxation.

Cape Town International airport can be reached in 25 minutes by car from Protea Hotel Sea Point.

Rooms

This property has 124 elegant guestrooms including Standard Guest Room, Superior Guest Room and Deluxe Double Room that are appointed with a balcony, a work desk, free Wi-Fi, a private toilet and a laptop-size safe. Guests will enjoy a view of Andes Mountains and Table Mountain from their rooms. They also feature en suite bathrooms fitted with a hairdryer, towels and a shower.

Eat & Drink

In the morning a buffet breakfast is served at the bar. Guests can order South African meals at the sophisticated restaurant. A variety of coffee and cocktails is offered in the café bar. Richard's Supper Stage And Bistro and Avron's Place are situated in a green area, about 100 meters from the venue.

Services

There are car and bicycle rentals available on site.

Relax

A spa lounge and a sauna as well as a fitness center and a gym are offered on the premises. Such activities as tennis and squash are also provided.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for additional charge.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at ZAR 20 per day.

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

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Facilities

General

  • Paid Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Handicap parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • 24-hour security
  • Free safe at reception
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Vending machines
  • Souvenir shop
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center
  • Tennis

Services

  • Paid beach shuttle
  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Welcome drink
  • Doctor on call
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shoe shine service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Lobby bar
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Cafe
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services
  • Children's play area

Leisure facilities

  • Infinity pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Spa center
  • Sauna
  • Sun terrace
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Mountain view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Balcony
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Bedroom

  • Electric blankets

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • One child may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Protea Hotel Sea Point - Cape Town Cape Town location
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Hotel Address:

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

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City Center
  • Cape Town
    2.2 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Cape Town
    2.2 mi
  • Esplanade
    3.4 mi
Restaurants
  • Richard's Supper Stage And Bistro
    400 ft
  • Mr. Chan (cuisine: Chinese)
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    124

Rooms and availability

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Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or Queen-size bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 140 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Standard Room, 1 Queen Bed, Mountain View

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    Junior Suite
    Bed type: Double bed
    Size: 270 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Junior Suite

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      Family Room
      Bed type: Double bed
      Size: 325 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
      • Shower
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      Family Room

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        Superior Double Room
        Bed type: Double bed or Queen-size bed or Queen-size bed or Twin beds
        Size: 250 sq. feet
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        • Air conditioning
        • Shower
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        Superior Room - Breakfast included

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          Deluxe Double Room
          Bed type: King-size bed
          Size: 220 sq. feet
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          • Shower
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            Luxury Suite
            Bed type: Double bed
            Size: 270 sq. feet
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            • Air conditioning
            • Shower
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            Luxury Suite

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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Protea Hotel Sea Point - Cape Town Cape Town location
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              Hotel Address:

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

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Cape Town
                2.2 mi
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Cape Town
                2.2 mi
              • Esplanade
                3.4 mi
              Restaurants
              • Richard's Supper Stage And Bistro
                400 ft
              • Mr. Chan (cuisine: Chinese)
                300 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Number of floors:
                6
              • Number of rooms:
                124

              Protea Hotel Sea Point Location

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              • Lion's Head - 1.2 mi
              • Grand Parade - 1.4 mi

              Popular areas

              • Green Point Common - 1.4 mi

              Places of interest

              • Sea Point Pavillion & Swimming Pools - 1000 ft
              • MyCiTi Station Queens Beach - 2700 ft
              • Queens Beach - 4000 ft
              • Signal Hill - 4300 ft
              • Green Point Urban Park - 1.1 mi
              • Lion's Head - 1.2 mi
              • Metropolitan Golf Club - 1.6 mi
              • Malay Quarter - 1.7 mi
              • MyCiTi Station Granger Bay - 1.7 mi

              Convention centers

              • Green Point Common - 1.4 mi
              • Long Street - 1.6 mi

              Monuments and Landmarks

              • Sea Point Pavilion Swimming - 1000 ft
              • Queens Beach - 4000 ft
              • Signal Hill - 4300 ft
              • Clifton Beach - 1.7 mi

              Stadiums

              • MyCiTi Station Cape Town Stadium - 1.5 mi

              Museums

              • Bo-Kaap Museum - 1.6 mi
              • South African Museum And Planetarium - 1.7 mi
              • Iziko - Slave Lodge Museum - 1.7 mi
              • The South African Museum and planetarium - 1.7 mi
              • Boo-Kaap Museum - 1.7 mi

              Parks

              • Cape Town Stadium - 1.6 mi

              Theaters

              • Labia Theatre - 1.6 mi

              Golf courses and Country clubs

              • Grand Parade Square - 1.4 mi

              Local attractions

              • Lion's Head - 1.2 mi
                Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
              • Iziko Bo Kaap Museum - 1.6 mi
                71 Wale St., Cape Town Central
              • Iziko South African National Gallery - 1.8 mi
                Government Ave., Cape Town Central
              • Cape Town Stadium (Green Point Stadium) - 1.4 mi
                Vlei Road, Cape Town Central
              • Clifton Beach - 1.6 mi
                Cape Town CentralSouth Africa

              Near the hotel

              • Signal Hill - 4900 ft
                Cape Town CentralSouth Africa

                Restaurants nearby

                • Richard's Supper Stage And Bistro - 400 ft

                  Address: 229 Main Road
                  Phone: 0214344497

                  77% likes this, based on 88 reviews
                  Price Range: USD 6 - USD 26

                • Seven Spur - 600 ft

                  Address: Arthurs Road
                  Phone: +27 21 439 5536

                  62% likes this, based on 38 reviews

                • La Perla - 1200 ft

                  Address: Beach Road, Sea Point

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

                • Mr. Chan - 300 ft

                  Address: 178 Main Road
                  Phone: 021 439 2239

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

                • Ocean Basket (sea point) - 800 ft

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

                  84% likes this, based on 46 reviews

                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  11 am
                • Number of floors:
                  6
                • Number of rooms:
                  124
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                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:

                Location
                7.8
                Service
                7.7
                Value
                9.5
                Rooms
                8.6

                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, Sea Point 8005, Cape Town, South Africa, 8005

                Get directions
                City Center
                • Cape Town
                  2.2 mi
                Airports
                Train Stations
                • Cape Town
                  2.2 mi
                • Esplanade
                  3.4 mi
                Restaurants
                • Richard's Supper Stage And Bistro
                  400 ft
                • Mr. Chan (cuisine: Chinese)
                  300 ft
                Hotel information
                • Check-in:
                  from  2 pm
                • Check-out:
                  until  11 am
                • Number of floors:
                  6
                • Number of rooms:
                  124