On 1 November 2014 Robben Island will host the historic TriRock Robben Island triathlon. It’s a truly nostalgic experience and participants have the unique privilege to explore the famous site where Madiba spent much of his time in prison. This landmark event sees athletes compete in three disciplines (swimming, cycling and running), comprising of two races. Each will include a swim in the harbour, a cycle and a run that will take athletes past various landmarks on the island, such as the Robben Island Prison, the Lighthouse and the famous WW2 cannon. To add to the festivities, there will local music throughout the day to entertain family and friends supporting the contestants.
With centrally located hotels, you can put your feet up after the TriRock Robben Island triathlon at any of our suggested hotels. Enjoy beautiful views from every room, just in case you hadn’t seen enough of Cape Town. Why not make a weekend out if it and bring family or friends along. Remember, kids under the age of 12 years sharing with parents stay and eat breakfast for free!
Protea Hotel President
Situated in Bantry Bay, this hotel offers spacious rooms overlooking the Atlantic Ocean.
Protea Hotel Breakwater Lodge
An exciting stay awaits you at Protea Hotel Breakwater Lodge. It's the perfect setting for singles or couples.
Protea Hotel Sea Point
Located along the cool Atlantic shoreline, come and experience the freshest hotel to hit the Mother City.
Protea Hotel Victoria Junction
This trend-setting and contemporary chic hotel is the ideal spot from which to experience Cape Town.