Built in 1846, this elegant hotel is a 5-minute walk from Santos beach and overlooks Mossel Bay Harbor. It offers a terrace and a pool, both with Indian Ocean views. The rooms and suites at the Protea Hotel Mossel Bay have air conditioning, a TV and a tea/coffee maker. The suites also have 2 bedrooms, a kitchenette, a separate dining area and a private balcony with harbor views. The trendy Café Gannet Seafood Restaurant offers a dining menu and specializes in fresh seafood, including Mossel Bay mussels, sole and wild coastal oysters. Guests can also enjoy open-air dining on the outdoor terrace. After dinner, the Hotel Mossel offers the Blue Oyster Cocktail Bar, which overlooks the Indian Ocean. The Mossel Bay’s outdoor swimming pool is surrounded by lounge chairs and a lush garden. Mossel Bay Airport is one mile from the Protea Hotel.