Protea Hotel Mossel Bay
The Protea Hotel Mossel Bay is a graceful landmark built in 1846 and overlooking Santos Bay and the harbor. 20 min drive to the airport and halfway between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth. 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.
The stone walls and Mediterranean-style out-buildings belie the fact that the main building is one of the oldest in Mossel Bay and forms part of the Dias Museum Complex.
The hotel situated off Santos beach, could best be described as a hotel complex which comprises of a breakfast patio with sea view, the Cafe Gannet Seafood Restaurant – “Mossel Bay’s Seafood House” where you can enjoy relaxed alfresco dining, in the afternoon, with the Gannet’s light lunch menu. The Blue Oyster Cocktail Bar with its own special ambience to experience a beautiful sunset while you enjoy an aperitif before dinner. Also part of the complex is Jacana Curios and the beautifully designed Ochre Conference Centre which accommodates up to 120 delegates and has all the latest technology.
Added attractions are the close proximity to shopping facilities, the yacht club, harbor 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 Protea Hotel Mossel Bay complex comprises 31 designer-decorated units, ranging from 23 three star en-suite rooms to eight 4 star self-catering harbor suites. The rooms’ various categories range from standard, family and manor rooms to harbor and presidential suite.
All units are spacious and well appointed with en suite bathrooms and all modern amenities of WIFI, TV, direct dial telephones, radio clock, hairdryer, fans and/or air-conditioning, as well as tea/coffee making facilities. This, together with superb sea views, offers you an extremely comfortable stay.
Our Harbor suites have a modern lounge equipped with TV, Hi-fi and DVD, two bedrooms (main with king-size bed, second with two twin beds), a fully equipped kitchen with dining nook and a balcony overlooking the harbor, yacht club and Santos Beach.
AA Accommodation Awards Winner 2010 – Full Service Hotel