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    Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna Quays

    Waterfront Drive, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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    • Excellent31%
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    “great location” (107 reviews)
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    Reviewed 23 June 2017

    It was a few days after the Knysna fires broke out, and we shared the hotel with several firefighters and families that had been evacuated from their homes. With a natural disaster in the neighbourhood, and with water shortages, the hotel team showed great community...More

    Thank SNottIN
    Response from GeneralManagerKnysna, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna QuaysResponded 24 June 2017

    Dear SNottIN Thank you so much for posting this positive review on TripAdvisor. We appreciated your feedback and I must agree that my hotel TEAM did an outstanding job during the devastation of the Knysna Fires which affected so many. Please be assured that I...More

    Reviewed 17 June 2017

    Friendly staff and porter service. Great breakfast buffet selection. Security parking. Swimming pool area overlooking the lake and yacht harbor area. The bar and lounge have a great selection of excellent local wines. There are 2 lifts for the 2 upper floors. Selected rooms overlook...More

    Thank RonelRogers
    Response from GeneralManagerKnysna, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna QuaysResponded 18 June 2017

    Dear RonelRogers Thank you for posting your positive review on TripAdvisor. We were delighted to receive your commendations about the impressive service offered. Please be assured that I will congratulate our TEAM for doing a great job! It was our pleasure to accommodate you, and...More

    Reviewed 17 June 2017

    We have had a winter holiday in Knysna for many years now and, just prior to the recent drastic fires up there, decided on a LAST nostalgic trip. We usually stay on Leisure Isle (which has a very friendly neighbourhood & a lovely 5/6 km...More

    1  Thank MiloDexter
    Response from GeneralManagerKnysna, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna QuaysResponded 18 June 2017

    Dear MiloDexter Thank you for posting your review on TripAdvisor after your recent stay with us. I sincerely apologies for any inconvenience caused during your stay. We value your opinion and see it as an opportunity to learn and improve. As per our e-mail dated...More

    Reviewed 16 June 2017

    nice warm water swimming pool good king size rooms bathroom nice outside view with personal yatches in the water, waterfront is just beutiful with difff types of restaurant and wine shops. nice location. ask for waterfront side room.More

    Thank bharatarj
    Response from GeneralManagerKnysna, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna QuaysResponded 17 June 2017

    Dear bharatarj Thank you for posting your review on TripAdvisor. We trust you enjoyed your holiday in Knysna. It was our pleasure to accommodate you, and your interest and loyalty are truly invaluable to us. Please feel free to contact me personally for any assistance...More

    Reviewed 15 June 2017

    We stayed at the hotel on the 7th of June when Knysna was unfortunately hit by the forest fire during the Cape storm. Ours was a family of six with two young boys. We would have loved to explore the town, but unfortunately for the...More

    Thank Family_kids_2_boys
    Response from GeneralManagerKnysna, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna QuaysResponded 16 June 2017

    Dear Family_kids_2_boys Thank you for completing this review after your stay with us. We rely on GUEST feedback to determine both the positive and negative aspects of our hotel and to improve wherever possible. Please accept my apologies on behalf of my Front Office TEAM...More

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    • Pool
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Restaurant
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    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
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    • USD 107 - USD 211 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #5 Business Hotel in Knysna
    • #11 Family Hotel in Knysna
    • #15 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 123
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    sanjay1971
    3 March 2017|
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    Response from GeneralManagerKnysna | Property representative |
    Dear Sanjay, The hotel is a breakfast only venue and serves a full buffet breakfast. There are vegetarian options on the buffet such as a large selection of sliced, preserved and whole fruits, bakery selection, various... More
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    14 December 2016|
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    I did not use the gym , I am not sure .
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    "Ask for a room upstairs with a water view."
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    "The view from the rooms overlooking the yacht harbor and Knysna lagoon is superb."
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    "A room overlooking the yacht harbor and lake is a must"
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