An affordable, three-star hotel in the cosmopolitan suburb of Sea Point, overlooking the Atlantic Ocean. The suites of the Protea Sea Point Hotel deserve a special mention, all featuring artwork from prominent South African artists, while the public areas of the hotel are decorated in a similar fashion. Breakfast at the hotel is a sumptuous affair, with La Cafe Coffee Bar serving up a delicious buffet every morning, or guests can take advantage of room service and dine in the comfort of their rooms overlooking the ocean. For the leisure visitor to Cape Town, the choice of activities is overwhelming, with everything from shark diving, sailing, fishing, hiking, even helicopter rides or hang gliding, available year round. For the less adventurous, head to the vibrant V&A Waterfront area for great shopping, and a myriad of lively bars and restaurants, all overlooking the historical harbour.