Protea Hotel Breakwater Lodge

Portswood Road, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8001, South Africa | 2 star hotel
Prices starting from $69.00

Travel Blogs from Cape Town

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A travel blog entry by themooners


We love Cape Town. Even with it being winter and all and cold and damp we are really enjoying this city. It's given us a chance to get out of your shorts, so to speak, and back into jeans and long sleeves. The place we stayed was called The Backpack and it was the lap of luxury for those on a budget. Big rooms, super comfy beds, down …

Another day of travel

A travel blog entry by bobbysasha


We start our day with a visit to the lion encounter office, it looks like all those transactions that didn't work yesterday are all sitting as pending when I checked my online banking. They are trying to tell me at their banks it's ok because they're pending, I'm not convinced as pretty much all our transactions since we've been here are pending. …

The Pinnacle

A travel blog entry by ligginz


This day was to be the culmination of 4 months of riding, where not only would we reach the goal we had all strived for, but some of us, barring any last minute misfortunes, would achieve the revered EFI status, while others had just notched up the EFT. You would think that a person should clearly be able to identify their emotions about coming to …

The Home "Straits"

A travel blog entry by ligginz


The last week went by in a second and while I am able to pick out some defining points, they are less about the experiences themselves and much more about the time period at which they occur – somewhere near the end of what has been a journey of a life-time…I try not to mean this in the normal cliché-ique fashion but instead that a …

Robben Island

A travel blog entry by biogrrl


Today we went to Robben Island. This island is where Nelson Mandela, Jacob Zuma (current president of SA) and other prisoners were sent during Apartheid. We had to take about a 30 minute ferry ride across choppy seas to get to the prison on the island. When we arrived we boarded busses to take us around the island. One moving place to see was the …

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This 2 star hotel, located in the Cape Town CBD - Foreshore area of Cape Town, is near Two Oceans Aquarium, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, and Cape Point.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsProtea Hotel Breakwater Lodge Cape Town

    Reviewed by themooners

    Fantastic place for a reasonable price

    Reviewed Jun 18, 2013
    by (8 reviews) New Orleans , United States Flag of United States

    This place is loaded. The staff is wonderful the rooms are large and very reasonably priced and the beds! The beds are stupid comfy with down comforters and 2 pillows per bed! Lap of luxury for a backpacker.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    Reviewed by katlego

    Short But Very Satisfied

    Reviewed Jan 27, 2012
    by (1 review) , South Africa Flag of South Africa

    We had a great stay, the service was top notch, our check-in was smooth and the welcome was friendly. Our room was top class, the finishes were superb... overall we were very impressed.

    I would recommend this hotel to anyone visiting the Mother City

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

    TripAdvisor Reviews Protea Hotel Breakwater Lodge Cape Town

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent