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Protea Hotel by Marriott Saldanha Bay

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Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I recently visited the Protea Hotel in Saldanha Bay on business and was pleasanly surprized with the hotel. Friendly reception, helpfull staff and well equiped rooms. The room was spacious and probably one of the nicest rooms that I have stayed in to date. The best part of my room was probably the view of the bay when walking out... More 

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Thank Wessel S
Tsitsikamma
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited there in March/April 2016 and firstly the price was great, then the service was great. It was during Easter holidays end there was so much fun for the kids, witch gave us as parents some time to relax, Great work Thank you

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Thank ladonnab624
friendtoprotea, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Saldanha Bay, responded to this review

Dear ladonnab624 Thank you for your kind words of appreciation. I am delighted to hear that you received value for money whilst staying with us over Easter. More importantly, that you had time to rest whilst the kids were kept busy. The Easter and Christmas holidays are the best time for me because our Hotel has a resort feeling and... More 

Somerset West, South Africa
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32 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What an amazing hotel. On arrival the reception staff were over efficient and almost fell over backwards to ensure that the room allocated met with all our needs. As the room way not quite ready complimentary drinks were serves on the patio. The views from all areas of the hotel are stunning. The room was clean ,cosy and very comfortable.... More 

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Thank KingsleyP631
friendtoprotea, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Saldanha Bay, responded to this review

Dear Kingsley 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 complete this review on Tripadvisor. We were delighted to receive your commendations about the impressive service offered.... More 

Capetown
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74 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

No atmosphere I wont support a place that think it is good for business to charge such a crazy amount Had some drinks in the bar 2 days before we went to the restaurant, nice view. So not possible to ratr the food as we walked out when we became aware of the corkage fee. Wine on their wine list... More 

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Thank Bobby G
friendtoprotea, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Saldanha Bay, responded to this review

Dear Bobby, We apologize for this experience. Our aim is to anticipate, meet and exceed our guests’ expectations, and in this case we acknowledge that we fell short of delivering on this service experience. The management team have investigated this incident and we have taken a decision to revise the charges with immediate effect to be in accordance with industry... More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We often go here when we want a quiet getaway. Lovely small town. We walked around late at night and enjoyed the tranquility. Great view of the bay from your bed Friendly & helpful staff Lots to do & view in surrounding areas

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Thank wendylouises
friendtoprotea, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Saldanha Bay, responded to this review

Dear wendylouises I have to agree with you that Saldanha is a lovely, quiet little town. I am glad to hear that experienced the friendliness that is synonymous with true West Coast hospitality. I would like to thank you for your loyalty and hope to see you in the not too distant future. Many thanks & kind regards Andrew G... More 

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7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Superb service like always. Good food, restaurant service per excellence, room service delivered within 5 min of ordering. Room in perfect condition, more than home from home! Most friendly staff, what more can I say?

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Thank Paula L
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5 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Room and hotel clean, great staff Great location Restaurant -1star Dinner horrible , food looked like it was recycled Soups - Average Rice - most properly the best part Spinach - watered down and possible from last week Curry chicken - tough Some kind of pie - only recognized pumpkin in there and defiantly from Sunday left overs Must be... More 

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Thank sakkiev2015
friendtoprotea, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Saldanha Bay, responded to this review

Dear Sakkie Please accept our sincere apologies for the disappointment you experienced in our restaurant. We rely on GUEST feedback to determine both the positive and negative aspects of our hotel and to improve wherever possible. We should welcome another opportunity to show you West Coast Hospitality at its best! Kind Regards Andrew More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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51 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here before this time we brought the grand parents. Staff help full and friendly. We had a room that could work for mobility impaired guests but we had to compromise . The view from the family lounge is amazing , the moon over the bay was 😱. The boys had a choice of put-put or other entertainment... More 

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Thank NHaacke
friendtoprotea, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Saldanha Bay, responded to this review

Dear Mrs. Haacke I am delighted to hear that the STAFF were so friendly and efficient. GUEST feedback is imperative for us to ensure that we are meeting and exceeding our GUESTS’ expectations. Your comments are therefore much appreciated, and we hope to have the privilege of welcoming you to Protea Hotel by Marriott Saldanha Bay again soon. Many thanks... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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36 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016

We did a 1 night stay at the hotel and got a family room on ground floor room 112 (DO NOT STAY IN THIS ROOM) It is right opposite the stairs from main reception so everyone coming from the basement or going to the pool or playroom has to come past it, there is basically always traffic and the room... More 

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Thank Chandre-CPT
friendtoprotea, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Saldanha Bay, responded to this review

Dear Chandre-CPT We rely on GUEST feedback to determine both the positive and negative aspects of our hotel and to improve wherever possible. Your interest and concern is therefore extremely valuable to us. We're glad that you enjoyed the overall experience and look forward to welcoming you back to the West Coast! Yours sincerely, Andrew G General Manager More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Visited this hotel for a writing retreat and was truly amazed by the personal touch and going the extra mile attitude from the staff! The setting is tranquil and at times it felt like we were on some exotic island!!

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Thank chatterbox69
friendtoprotea, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Saldanha Bay, responded to this review

Dear Chatterbox69 We are extremely humbled by your feedback! Your feedback is the one true yardstick by which we can measure our facilities and services. Thank you for your compliment on our hotel TEAM and our product, we are truly fortunate to have such stars working alongside us. One thing we can guarantee on your next reservation is a smile... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Protea Hotel Saldanha Bay - A Bay of Tranquillity. An atmosphere of space and light, this hotel occupies a magnificent waterfront position only 80 minutes' drive from Cape Town. Protea Hotels Saldanha Bay offers excellent accommodation with a choice of standard rooms or one of our two suites. Once you have settled in, pop down to the attractive lounge and cocktail bar where drinks are served to GUESTS as they relax watching the seagulls glide by. The hotel also has a games room, a pool, table tennis, darts and kids play area that available to all GUESTS. Don’t forget our first class Mussel Cracker restaurant; you will be delighted to find a restaurant on the water’s edge with a perfect view, of the sunrise in the morning and the Moon rise at dinner time. The hotel has its own slipway and jetty and the bay is a haven for fishing and watersport enthusiasts. Discover quaint fishing villages, abundant bird life, wild flowers, the seafood route and the magnificent Langebaan lagoon. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Protea Hotel by Marriott Saldanha Bay

Address: 51B Main Road, Saldanha 7395, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Saldanha
Price Range: $74 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Protea Hotel by Marriott Saldanha Bay 3*
Number of rooms: 58
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