Once a former prison housing inmates working on the then new V&A Waterfront, Breakwater Lodge is now a hotel and university college. There is 24 hour secure parking, laundry facilities, babysitting service, a business centre and good conference facilities. (AHJ0509)
The Protea Hotel Breakwater Lodge Is housed in a former 19th century prison and is positioned on the V&A Waterfront with views of the harbour and Table Mountain. It is also close to the city centre and the best city beaches.
Despite once being a prison this is a very attractive building and resembles a castle more than a prison. Painted white, two storeys tall and with a large central courtyard this is a pleasant looking hotel.
A small lobby with a reception desk to your right as you enter and a small seating area for guests. The reception is open 24 hours a day and has a safety deposit box.
Pets are not allowed