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Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna Quays

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25 Nov.26 Nov.
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One of the best hotel locations in South Africa, the Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna Quays enjoys a spectacular perspective of the popular coastal town of Knysna. The hotel is nestled in the heart of the Garden Route and offers you a unique GUEST experience with premium accommodation accentuated with scenic beauty and natural surrounds. Renowned as the perfect holiday destination, the Protea Hotel Knysna Quays is set on the Knysna Quays Waterfront with the lagoon at your doorstep. This stylish property is suited to both leisure and business travellers alike with sheer comfort assured. Make the most of the wide array of choice facilities at Protea Hotel Knysna Quays, including a breakfast restaurant, a heated outdoor swimming pool, free internet service, conference facilities and a wellness therapist for rejuvenating massages and aromatherapy treatments. A unique dining experience is promised for every meal with four restaurants available on the Knysna Quays Waterfront where guests can sign the meal charges to their room account and settle the charge upon departure.
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All reviews great location knysna quays two double beds lagoon facing room heated pool modern hotel direct access garden route choice of restaurants good size water front situated right waterfront area cape town breakfast was excellent comfortable rooms south africa
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On my recent trip to South Africa, my family and I spent two nights at the PROTEA KNYSNA QUAYS run by Marriott. We checked in on Friday October 19 at about 4pm. First surprise: we were charged ZAR 60 for parking. Rather odd, we felt,...More

Thank Eduardo M
Response from GeneralManagerKnysna, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna QuaysResponded 1 week ago

Dear Eduardo M We wish to acknowledge the complaint you lodged on the Marriott Customer Care system regarding an incident you witnessed at the Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna Quays. We understand that what you witnessed may have been unpleasant for you. We would like...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This hotel hardly has competition in Knysna and this sitiation assures that customers keep arriving no matter the cost nor the quality. This is not right. The rooms are clean however, and large enough. 2 Queen size beds as standard and bath +seperate shower in...More

Thank Geert_De_Belie
Response from GeneralManagerKnysna, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna QuaysResponded 1 week ago

Dear Geert_De_Belie, Thank you for posting your review on TripAdvisor. We rely on guest feedback to determine both the positive and negative aspects of our hotel and to improve wherever possible. Please accept my sincerest apologies for any disappointment you experienced. I can assure you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed here for two nights as part of a tour of SA. We were lucky to have a lagoon facing room with two very comfortable double beds, clean, bottled water, tea and coffee provided in the room. Good location the quayside where the shops...More

Thank Jacqui B
Response from GeneralManagerKnysna, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna QuaysResponded 1 week ago

Dear Jacqui, Thank you for taking the time to rate our hotel after staying with us recently. We value your honest feedback, which I will share with my TEAM. We hope to welcome you back to the Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna Quays in the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice hotel with nice rooms. The hotel is located on the Knysna waterfront with a lot of activities on the Knysna lagoon and many restaurants within walking distance. Breakfast was ok, however the selction of food not very big. The service at reception was...More

Thank Arlette Z
Response from GeneralManagerKnysna, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna QuaysResponded 1 week ago

Dear Arlette, Thank you for taking the time to rate our hotel after staying with us recently. We value your honest feedback, which I will share with my TEAM. We hope to welcome you back to the Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna Quays in the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's a 4 star property and more of a functional property rather than a luxurious one. I was there in April along with my family and the room was quite comfortable. The hotel is right on the waterfront which helps as there are lots to...More

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Hilary t
13 October 2018|
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Response from burgerjp | Reviewed this property |
Sliding doors open for you to enjoy the views, but no balcony as such
6 September 2018|
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Response from 232pradeepj | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's no prob at all and it's dam good hotel .. while u enter the hotel opp to reception only they have the lift
20 April 2018|
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Response from GeneralManagerKnysna | Property representative |
Dear Nanna4a We do offer a laundry service at an extra charge. Kind Regards Paul Fielder General Manager
Room Tips
"Facing the ocean"
1 week ago
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"Rooms with even numbers have a nice view over the lagoon. Odd numbers are looking over the parking lot."
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"ask for a room facing the lagoon"
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"View room of the marina is the best."
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USD 111 - USD 204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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