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Protea Hotel by Marriott Mossel Bay

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Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

we stayed there for 1 night on our way from capetown to port elizabeth, without booking ahead. the staff was very friendly and the room nice and clean. the construction is a bit noisy since you hear other guests passing in the corridor. we did not take breakfast. wifi connection was ok.

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ProteaHotelMosselBay, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Mossel Bay, responded to this review

Dear susanne0, Thank you for taking the time to write your comments Every process put in place is aimed at providing you with an unforgettable hotel experience. From your recent feedback, I am disappointed to learn that we fell short of your expectations. I would like to take this time to apologize for the noise disturbance caused by corridors. Rest...

Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2017

really nice hotel with very friendly staff- enormous room with separate self catering facilities would certainly recommend this hotel and excellent breakfast with superb griddle omelettes and good selection of fruit,

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Thurles Co TIPPERARY
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Looks ok from the front but when you go in there is a lovely warm reception .The Staff were very friendly and helpful .The restaurant was fab but the food was divine. I wanted to go Shark cage diving but was a bit late booking it But the receptionist Alphonso's did so much he did manage to get me in...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Our travel agent included 2 nights here as part of our 'Garden Route' holiday. I really don't know why we stayed there as it doesn't have much to offer. We went for a walk along the cliff tops, which was pleasant and sat on the beach for a while, but the town was not very interesting. The hotel restaurant is...

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ProteaHotelMosselBay, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Mossel Bay, responded to this review

Dear philip t Thank you for taking time to write your comments on Tripadvisor. It is unfortunate that you did not get to experience Mossel Bay and what it has to offer. The hotel self if centrally located being within walking distance of all the mayor tourist attractions and the Mossel Bay Tourism office across the road. Shark Cage Diving,...

Shenzhen, China
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Had some very tasty snacks at the hotel bar. The room was large and nice, the wall however is not soundproof enough though, next door neighbors watched TV to maybe 2 or 3am and we had to listen. Stairs on the way from lobby to room as I remember, not very suitcase-friendly. Overall this place is good value for its...

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Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

From the welcome to check in overall good personal welcome card to make you feel at home. Rooms neat and clean with a touch of modern. Bar area very good and staff good with service and letti g you feel at home. i love the layout amd the setting. Dinner was good and restaurant busy which is a always a...

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ProteaHotelMosselBay, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Mossel Bay, responded to this review

Dear Anneri C GUESTS' perceptions of the service they receive whilst staying with Protea Hotels is the only true yardstick we have for measuring whether or not we have met their expectations. I should, therefore, like to thank you for taking the time to review us on Tripadvisor with your recent stay. We were delighted to receive your commendations about...

Dunfermline, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We stayed here for one night.The staff very friendly,room was nice and clean a little bit dated furniture wise but nice.We has a nice partial view of the sea from our room,small pool and a place to eat.We decided to eat st the hotel but after viewing the menu decided it was very limited and left. Not many places in...

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ProteaHotelMosselBay, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Mossel Bay, responded to this review

Dear mclaren095 Thank you for taking time to post your comments on Tripadvisor regarding your recent stay at the Protea Hotel by Marriott Mossel Bay. It was a pleasure hosting you during your visit to the Garden Route and we appreciate your feedback which will be shared with the TEAM to maintain and improve, where necessary, our service standards and...

Poulton Le Fylde, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Excellent hotel with a fantastic restaurant and well stocked bar. Our room was very comfortable and the bathroom very clean and modern. The only hiccup was someone in the room next door watching loud TV in the middle of the night. A call to reception soon sorted this out and it didn't spoil our overall trip. Would definitely recommend.

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ProteaHotelMosselBay, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Mossel Bay, responded to this review

Dear Jean Thank you for your words of appreciation and taking time to write a review with your recent stay at Protea Hotel by Marriott Mossel Bay. We are delighted to receive your compliments., it was our pleasure to accommodate you. Please feel free to contact me personally for any assistance you may require from our side in future. We...

Merritt Island, Florida
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This Hotel is conviently located in the heart of the downtown area. Walkable to the museum and other places of interest. The hotel restaurant was very nice and the service was excellent. Comfortable rooms and lovely views.

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ProteaHotelMosselBay, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Mossel Bay, responded to this review

Dear Dee Y Thank you for staying with us and taking time to write a review on Tripadvisor! We appreciate your feedback and hope we'll have the pleasure of welcoming you back again in the not too distant future. Kind Regards Ronel Theron General Manager.

Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Charming hotel in a good location perfect for an overnight stop while traveling the garden route. Very helpful staff and a good restaurant. Overlooks the ocean and parking free to residents. Comfortable bed and adequate bathroom

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ProteaHotelMosselBay, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Mossel Bay, responded to this review

Dear Batopham, Thank you for taking time to write your comments on TripAdvisor,we appreciate your feedback. Glad you've enjoyed our location and the facilities the hotel has to offer. Thank you again for your time and come visit us again soon! Sincerely, VALTHIA JOHNSON

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The luxurious 31-roomed Protea Hotel Mossel Bay is a graceful landmark, built in 1846, overlooking Santos Bay and harbour. Nestling on the Mossel Bay shoreline with the majestic Outeniqua Mountains as a backdrop, the Protea Hotel Mossel Bay is singled out from other establishments. Protea Hotel Mossel Bay is situated 5 min from Santos Beach. Take in the sea air whilst dining at Café Gannet, where you can sample local mussels, fresh fish and oysters or try the chefs daily specials. As sunset arrives, visit the Legendary Blue Oyster Cocktail Bar, with its own special ambience, pool deck and superb sea views, is the perfect place to kick off a decadent evening out or simply just to relax and enjoy the sunset with an aperitif before dinner. Added attractions are the close proximity to shopping facilities, the yacht club, harbour and north-facing, sun splashed beaches. As part of the museum complex, the Maritime, Local History and Shell Museum, as well as the Old Post Office Tree, are all within strolling distance. The new golf estate is 2km away and the airport a 20 minute drive. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Protea Hotel by Marriott Mossel Bay

Address: cnr of Church and Market Streets, Mossel Bay 6500, South Africa (Formerly Protea Hotel Mossel Bay)
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Mossel Bay
Price Range: $117 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Protea Hotel by Marriott Mossel Bay 4*
Number of rooms: 31
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“ask for suite”
Anthonyhblake, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a view of the beach”
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“The Presidential suite is very nice for a family.”
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“the rooms in the old part looked a bit dark so ask for room in newer part”
travelaslongasican, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“No.1 and adjcaent rooms are super modern.”
  • Stylish bathroom
Bluefox47, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
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