Hotel Features. Offering sea views, the six- storey Protea Hotel President is nestled around the large outdoor swimming pool. Inside, the sleek lobby provides a 24-hour front desk offering tourist information on all Cape Town's attractions and a babysitting service. Parking is complimentary at the hotel.
At Protea Hotel President, Islands Restaurant has a nautical theme indoors and an outdoor terrace for alfresco dining. Traditional South African dishes and Cape wines are served for lunch and dinner and there is live entertainment in the evenings. The oceanfront Senate Bar serves cocktails.
The Protea Hotel President has a business centre. Small groups can be accommodated in the meeting rooms. Wireless Internet access is available in public areas.
The hotel has a gym and an outdoor swimming pool with a play area for kids. The onsite beauty salon also provides a range of massages and treatments (surcharge). The hotel also has a gift shop.
Guestrooms. The hotel's 349 air- conditioned guestrooms have ocean or mountain views. They are decorated simply with white walls, sofas and wicker chairs. All rooms have satellite television, desks, safes and wireless and dial-up Internet access.
Standard sea facing: One queen or two twin beds. Modern white decor with sofa and wicker chairs. Sea view. Air conditioning, safe, Internet connection, satellite television, direct-dial phone. Bathroom with hair dryer and toiletries.
One Bdrm Suite-Sea Facing: One double bed or two twin beds. Modern white decor with sofa and wicker chairs. Desk. Wireless Internet connection. Cable/satellite TV. Hair dryer. Iron/ironing board on request. In-room safe.
From Cape Town International Airport (CPT):
Distance to Protea Hotel President is 20 kilometres, approximately 30 minutes' drive.
Getting there.. Taxis are available from the airport's authorised taxi company, Touch Down. Travellers are advised not to use unauthorised taxis. The fare to the city centre is approximately 200 ZAR. Door- to-door shuttle buses are available, and can be pre- booked at arrivals. Prices are all subject to change.
Getting around. The Protea Hotel President is on Alexander Road in Bantry Bay. Trains and buses run throughout the city, but driving is the best way to get around. Many attractions are clearly signposted, however, parking can be difficult. Taxis are available but can be expensive. Onsite parking is complimentary.
Driving directions. From Cape Town International Airport:
Take the N2 towards Cape Town and, on approaching the city, follow signs to Sea Point.
At the second set of traffic lights, turn right onto the M6 Western Boulevard and continue to the Green Point Stadium roundabout.
Take the second exit and continue on Western Boulevard which becomes Beach Road.
At the end of Beach Road, turn left.
Take the next right onto Alexander Road and the hotel is on the left.
- Children Stay Free - Under 12 years old Business Center
- Complimentary Breakfast Dry Cleaning Service
- Wake Up Service Restaurant(s)
- Bar/Lounge Airport Transportation
- Fitness Equipment Wheelchair Accessible
- Meeting room (small groups) Babysitting or child care
- Security guard Swimming pool - outdoor
- Parking garage Gift shop or newsstand
- Internet public area - wireless
Room Amenities: , , • Smoking rooms • Window opens • Direct-dial phone • Cable/satellite TV • Complimentary toiletries • Rollaway beds • Extra towels/bedding • Iron/ironing board (on request
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Bantry Bay Hotels - Protea Hotel President