Protea Hotel By Marriott Knysna Quays

Waterfront Drive, Knysna, South Africa, 6571  show map
 4 stars
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Protea Hotel By Marriott Knysna Quays

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Exercise gym

 Sports activities

Tennis court

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Spa lounge

Reflex massage

Overview

Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna Quays is located in a beach area of Knysna in close proximity to Knysna Lagoon, Linsay Castle by Noetzie Beach and Knysna Heads. The hotel opened its doors in 1999 and was remodeled in 2016.

Overlooking the Indian Ocean and Knysna Forest the property boasts perfect location in Waterfront of Knysna. This charming venue is 3 km away from the center of Knysna.

Enclosed by the castle and museums, the hotel offers a beautiful view over the ocean.

Protea Hotel Knysna Quays lies within 30 minutes’ drive to Plettenberg Bay airport.

Year renovated:   2016.  Number of rooms:   123.

Rooms

All 123 modern guestrooms feature climate control, free Wi-Fi, coffee/tea makers, TV with satellite channels and a private safe. Guests can also use an electric kettle and a fridge available in each room.

Dining options

Breakfast is served in the restaurant each morning.

The Knysna Waterfront offers lots of restaurants to choose from for lunch and dinner.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid on-site parking
  • Handicap parking
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • No alcohol served on-site
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • 24-hour security
  • Free safe at reception
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Guest Parking

  • private parking is possible on site at ZAR 30 per day.

Sports & Fitness

  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Exercise gym

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • Carryout breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Poolside snack bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Computer rental
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Spa center
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Television in lobby
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Pool view
  • Lagoon view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Steam shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Kitchen facilities

  • Kitchenette
  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel Protea Hotel By Marriott Knysna Quays Knysna location
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Hotel Address:

Waterfront Drive, Knysna, South Africa, 6571

Get directions
City Center
  • Knysna
    1.4 mi
Airports
  • Plettenberg Bay (PBZ)
    16.6 mi
  • George (GRJ)
    38.2 mi
Restaurants
  • Cafe Mario
    100 ft
  • 34 South (cuisine: Mediterranean, African)
    400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2016
  • Number of rooms:
    123

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Rooms and availability

All 123 modern guestrooms feature climate control, free Wi-Fi, coffee/tea makers, TV with satellite channels and a private safe. Guests can also use an electric kettle and a fridge available in each room.

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Bed type: Double bed or Double beds or Double bed or Twin beds
Size: 205 sq. feet
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Protea Hotel By Marriott Knysna Quays Knysna location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Waterfront Drive, Knysna, South Africa, 6571

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Knysna
        1.4 mi
      Airports
      • Plettenberg Bay (PBZ)
        16.6 mi
      • George (GRJ)
        38.2 mi
      Restaurants
      • Cafe Mario
        100 ft
      • 34 South (cuisine: Mediterranean, African)
        400 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Year renovated:
        2016
      • Number of rooms:
        123

      Hotel Awards

      South AfricanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedKnysnaProtea Hotel By Marriott Knysna Quays

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Best Spa Hotels in South Africa

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      Local attractions

      • Brenton on Sea - 2.2 mi
        C.R. Swart Rd, Knysna
      • Featherbed Nature Reserve - 3.0 mi
        58 CJ Langenhoven Street, Knysna
      • Goukamma Nature Reserve - 6.5 mi
        Buffalo Bay Road, Knysna
      • Knysna Heads - 2.8 mi
        Coney Glen Road, Knysna
      • Outeniqua Transport Museum - 5.3 mi
        George, Knysna

      Near the hotel

      • Pledge Nature Reserve - 3000 ft
        10 Bond Street, Knysna

        Restaurants nearby

        • Cafe Mario - 100 ft

          Address: The Waterfront

          72% likes this, based on 247 reviews

        • The Oyster Catcher - 200 ft

          Address: Knysna Quays
          Phone: 044 382 9995

          76% likes this, based on 60 reviews

        • The Tin House Cafe - 400 ft

          Address: 3 Gray Street

          73% likes this, based on 46 reviews

        • 34 South - 400 ft

          Address: Waterfront, Knysna Quays
          Phone: (27) 44 382 7331

          65% likes this, based on 566 reviews
          Cuisine: Mediterranean, African
          Price Range: USD 8 - USD 16

        • Ocean Basket - 400 ft

          Address: Shop21
          Phone: 044 382 4862

          56% likes this, based on 78 reviews
          Price Range: USD 6 - USD 48

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2016
        • Number of rooms:
          123

        Hotel Awards

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        Best Spa Hotels in South Africa

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        Protea Hotel By Marriott Knysna Quays Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Protea Hotel By Marriott Knysna Quays

        Average guest rating

        8.0out of 10
        Fabulous
        Based on 33 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Location
        9.7
        Value
        8.0
        Rooms
        8.7
        Service
        8.0

        Guest reviews

        • Older travelers
          5.8

          Friendliness of staff.

          This was an unusually noisy hotel. Bus tour guests moving around hotel from 6.30 A.m making noise with no respect for those trying to sleep. Had to complain to reception and request them to ask their guests to keep their voices down. Corridors are not carpeted so trolleys collecting luggage early in the morning made very loud noise making sleep impossible. Internet in room extremely slow and internet voucher system not working in the manner stated- ran out much earlier than 2 hours requiring regular return to reception to collect a new voucher. Complimentary car shuttle to nearby restaurants took too long to collect us going to and coming back. Smell of urine in bathroom. Having traveled to 56 countries this was one of the most disappointing value for money hotels I have stayed in.

        • Couple
          10.0

          Great location close to restaurants and shops in a beautiful setting.

        • Older travelers
          8.2

          A very pleasant hotel with good service in a nice location.

        • Older travelers
          7.8

          Excellent Location for shops and tourist attractions generally in the Knysna, Garden Route area.

          20.00hrs curfew in the pool was not enforced and was quite noisy late into the evening.

        • Single
          9.2

          The luxury of the bedding in the rooms - high quality

          The fact that you have to pay to use the hotels parking

        • Older travelers
          6.2

          Location was good. Room nice and spacious and good view.

          Breakfast service was not good.

        • Couple
          8.2

          The hotel is very central and close to a lot of good restraunts and activities on the waterfront

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Very friendly and helpful staff Beautiful view from our lagoon facing bedroom Excellent breakfasts

        • Older travelers
          8.2

          Excellent location overlooking the marina to the rear although the front elevation only overlooks a road and the town. Car parking charged at r25 per day but is 24/7 secure and convenient. Rooms a little on the small side but ok for a seaside resort. Staff very friendly and efficient. Breakfast good with wide choice. Good choice of eateries within walking distance on the harbour side and into the town. A light, airy design to the building with a good, very warm but smallish pool with sunloungers. Very relaxing place to stay.

        • Older travelers
          9.6

          We liked the location we had a lovely room overlooking the marina.

          We would have liked to have been able to have light meals available.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Protea Hotel By Marriott Knysna Quays Knysna location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        Waterfront Drive, Knysna, South Africa, 6571

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Knysna
          1.4 mi
        Airports
        • Plettenberg Bay (PBZ)
          16.6 mi
        • George (GRJ)
          38.2 mi
        Restaurants
        • Cafe Mario
          100 ft
        • 34 South (cuisine: Mediterranean, African)
          400 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  2 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  11 am
        • Year renovated:
          2016
        • Number of rooms:
          123

        Hotel Awards

        South AfricanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedKnysnaProtea Hotel By Marriott Knysna Quays

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Spa Hotels in South Africa

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