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Get an overview of this hotel3.5-star family-friendly hotel, walk to Victoria and Alfred Waterfront


This family-friendly Cape Town hotel is located by the ocean, just steps from Cape Medical Museum and Two Oceans Aquarium. Victoria and Alfred Waterfront and Cape Town Stadium are also within 15 minutes.

Hotel Features

This hotel features a full-service spa, a restaurant, and a fitness center. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and a 24-hour business center are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 191 rooms provide conveniences like refrigerators and coffee makers, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find room service, free weekday newspapers, and in-room massages.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Protea Hotel Breakwater Lodge features a full-service spa and a fitness center. The hotel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Business-related amenities at this 3.5-star property consist of a 24-hour business center and meeting rooms. Event facilities measuring 1798 square feet (167 square meters) include a conference center. This family-friendly hotel also offers spa services, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. Guests can use the indoor pool, outdoor pool, and health club at a partner hotel. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle and an area shuttle. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Protea Hotel Breakwater Lodge has designated areas for smoking.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Total number of rooms - 191 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1798 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 167 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 18 
  • Conference center 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 3 
  • Garden 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Room service 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Desk 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 6:30 AM and 10 AM.

Stonebreakers Restaurant - This buffet restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 

Spa Services

Relax SPA has 2 treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, sports massages, and Swedish massages.

The spa is open daily.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Swedish massage 
  • Sports massage 
  • Number of treatment rooms 2 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Accessible parking 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at Midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children under 12 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No rollaway/extra beds available


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • A 1 percent city/local tax will be charged
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: ZAR 155 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 330.00 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 20.00
  • Self parking fee: ZAR 25 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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