About Protea Hotel Mossel Bay
The luxurious 31-roomed Protea Hotel Mossel Bay is a graceful landmark overlooking Santos Bay and the harbor. 20 min drive to the airport and halfway between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth. 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 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 harbour 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 an extremely comfortable stay.
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 and dining area with bar area and a balcony overlooking the harbor, yacht club and Santos Beach.
Protea Hotel Mossel Bay's trendy restaurant, Cafe Gannet, offers an exciting and truly inviting a la carte menu 7 days a week. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, specialties include fresh Mossel Bay Mussels, Sole and Wild Coastal Oysters. Daily specials 'with a difference' are also a firm favorite with locals and tourists alike. Enjoy relaxed alfresco dining, in the afternoon, with the Gannet's light lunch menu.
The restaurant can accommodate up to 180 people, offering various set menus to suit various budgets. It is also a unique venue for hosting a memorable banquet or cocktail party. The Blue Oyster Pool Lounge, with its own special ambience, pool deck and superb sea views, is the perfect place to kick off a decadent evening out or simply just to relax and enjoy the sunset with an aperitif before dinner.
Previously The Old Post Office Tree Manor Hotel, the Protea Hotel Mossel Bay, situated off Santos beach, could best be described as a hotel complex. It comprises of a breakfast patio with sea view, the Cafe Gannet Seafood Restaurant - "Mossel Bay's Seafood House", overlooking the Bay and Outeniqua Mountains. The Blue Oyster pool lounge, adjacent to the pool, overlooks Bay. Also part of the complex is Jacana Curios and The Wild Mossel Bay Adventure Centre.
Garden Route Attractions
• The Garden Route
• Oudtshoorn - Cango Caves
• Cango Wildlife Ranch
• Highgate Ostrich show farm
• Safari Ostrich show farm
• Wilderness & Tsitsikamma National Parks
• Knysna Elephant Park
• John Ben / Featherbed Nature Reserve
• Black water tubing
• The Model Shipyard
• Mossel Bay Golf Estate
• Mossel Bay Harbour
• Cape St Blaize Lighthouse
• Mossel Bay Yacht Club