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Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna Quays

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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good49%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“great location”(120 reviews)
“knysna quays”(58 reviews)
“two double beds”(22 reviews)
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Breakfast Buffet
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3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsgreat locationknysna quaystwo double bedslagoon facing roomheated poolmodern hoteldirect accessgarden routechoice of restaurantsgood sizebuffet breakfastsituated rightwater frontsecure parkingwaterfront areacape towncomfortable rooms
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for a few days. Loved the location, the market, eateries and the cruises nearby. The heated pool is worth mentioning as we used it late in the night while the weather was very cold. Altogether a pleasant experience.More

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

Dear Vinitthomas Thank you for posting this review on TripAdvisor. We appreciate and value your honest feedback. We are very pleased to see that you enjoyed the location on the Waterfront and our heated swimming pool - it's definitely a bonus during winter. Your feedback...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are down end of May for a weekend. Breakfast was the poorest I’ve seen in any hotel in a very long time. Had to keep asking for times to be replenished. Bath was not cleaned after using it once. Won’t be back.More

Thank Hein M
Response from GeneralManagerKnysna, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna QuaysResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Hein M GUESTS' perceptions of the service they receive whilst staying with Protea Hotels is the only true yardstick we have for measuring whether or not we have met their expectations. I should, therefore, like to thank you for taking the time to complete...More

Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

We stayed here this last weekend and absolutely fell in love with this hotel. The heated pool, location was perfect and the staff was fantastic. You don't need to get in your car- you walk all along the waterfront, walk to Thesen Island or any...More

Thank Wendy H
Response from GeneralManagerKnysna, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna QuaysResponded May 16, 2018

Dear Wendy H, We are delighted to have been your chosen hotel during your recent stay in Knysna. It was truly a pleasure to serve you. We appreciate your business and value your honest feedback. Your comments have been shared with the hotel team as...More

Reviewed May 10, 2018

We stayed here for 3 nights as a family of four including two kids aged 9 and 5 years. This hotel is all about the location. It is situated right on the waterfront (which we believe is probably the most happening spot in Knysna) and...More

Thank SubhrajitRoy123
Response from GeneralManagerKnysna, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna QuaysResponded May 10, 2018

Dear SubhrajitRoy123, We are delighted to have been your chosen hotel during your recent stay in Knysna. It was truly a pleasure to serve you. We appreciate your business and value your honest feedback. Your comments have been shared with the hotel team as a...More

Reviewed May 6, 2018

Beautiful hotel, friendly staff, secured parking and very conveniently situated. Great view over pool and yachts. Walking distance to a number of restaurants at the waterfront. Some rooms come with balconies. Breakfast was supurb. This hotel is child-friendly.More

Thank Charmaine B
Response from GeneralManagerKnysna, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna QuaysResponded May 8, 2018

Dear Charmaine B, Thank you for your words of appreciation and completing this online review regarding your recent stay with us. We are delighted to hear that you had a wonderful stay with us. It was our pleasure to accommodate you, and your interest and...More

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Amenities
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Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Center with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
$104 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#5 Business Hotel in Knysna
#9 Family Hotel in Knysna
#15 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$104 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#5 Business Hotel in Knysna
#9 Family Hotel in Knysna
#15 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Nanna4a
April 20, 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
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sahanipuneet
August 29, 2017|
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Response from sushant1984 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is
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sanjay1971
March 2, 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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"Lagoon view"
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"Some rooms look out over the Knysna lagoon and the waterfront. Some are facing up to Knysna itself."
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"Go for sea view upper floor"
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"Request room with a balcony to enjoy a glass of wine while taking in the view"
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