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    Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna Quays

    Waterfront Drive, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent31%
    • Very good49%
    • Average16%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    “knysna quays” (56 reviews)
    “great location” (107 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    11 - 15 of 684 reviews

    Reviewed 30 July 2017

    Great location - our room looked out onto the boats and lagoon. Refurbishment works we're going on but stopped at 4pm on the day we arrived and we didn't notice any noise after that. Safe wasn't working on arrival but was fixed with a new...More

    Thank BWM505
    Response from GeneralManagerKnysna, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna QuaysResponded 1 August 2017

    Dear BWM505 Thank you for completing an online review regarding 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. Your interest and concern are therefore extremely valuable to us,...More

    Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

    Excellently located on knysna Quays. Family rooms were compact and mostly comfortable other tban cold tiles instead of carpet covering some parts of the bedroom. Great breakfast buffer selection but pathetic service. Dirty plates were not picked while eating up and was not asked if...More

    Thank AslamParker
    Response from GeneralManagerKnysna, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna QuaysResponded 10 July 2017

    Dear AslamParker Thank you for taking the time to share your recent experience at the Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna Quays with us. As a valued GUEST, I was disappointed to hear about your experience during breakfast. With aspiration to always exceed guest expectations, we...More

    Reviewed 5 July 2017

    This Protea must be one of the best positioned Protea Hotels in South Africa.The Knysna Waterfront offers anything from art galleries to restaurants and spending a few hours there daily is easy as there is so much to do. Being so close you can pop...More

    Thank RubinVanNiekerk
    Response from GeneralManagerKnysna, General Manager at Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna QuaysResponded 7 July 2017

    Dear RubinVanNiekerk Thank you for your words of appreciation. We delighted to receive your compliments. 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 you may require...More

    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

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    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • 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
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Heated pool
    • Outdoor pool
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$115 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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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 ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 123
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    2 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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