Protea Hotel Knysna Quays

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L ocated in one of the best locations in South Africa, this hotel enjoys a spectacular perspective of the popular coastal town of Knysna

Renowned as the perfect holiday destination and nestled in the heart of the Garden Route, Protea Hotel Knysna Quays is set on the Knysna Quays Waterfront with the lagoon at your doorstep. The hotel is equipped for leisure and business travellers who enjoy stunning views and sheer comfort.


Facing the warm Indian Ocean through the Knysna Heads, the Protea Hotel Knysna Quays offers a tranquil stay in spacious rooms overlooking the magical Knysna lagoon and the historical train station.


​Waterfront Drive, Knysna, Western Cape
T: +27 44 382 5005
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  • Four restaurants

    The hotel has a unique dining feature for memorable lunches and dinners. Four restaurants are available on the Knysna Quays Waterfront where guests can sign the meal charges to their room account and settle the charge upon departure.

    The Drydock Food Company is our Prokard Dining Restaurant and set on the lagoon with spectacular views of the Knysna Heads. The restaurant offers a mouth-watering array of seafood, tempting salads and fusion cuisines. 34 Degrees South specialises in fresh harvested coastal oysters, sushi and the best selection of Mediterranean dishes in town.

    JJ’s Restaurant takes pride in creating scrumptious South African Game cuisines with the most delicious and well-presented meals accompanied with live traditional South African music. JJ’s Restaurant is provides plated meals for room service.

    The renowned Spur Steak Ranch is known as the official restaurant of the South African family and offers a selection of great tasting steaks, ribs, burgers, seafood and salads, which are all available for a take-away room service.

    Whatever your dining style, don’t forget to sample the delicious oysters that Knysna is famous for.
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  • Relax and enjoy

    Our resident’s bar is the ideal place to relax and enjoy your favourite drink in comfortable surroundings.
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  • Wellness Therapy

    Our Wellness Therapist offers a blend of several modalities which work with the body’s energies to promote relaxation in order that the body may release stress and tension.

    Bookings can be made at the reception desk. Cancellations should be made 2 hours prior to appointment and will be charged 50% of full rate, no-shows at full rate.

The Rooms

luxury rooms

Accommodation at Protea Hotel Knysna Quays encompasses spacious rooms decorated in warm earthy tones with spectacular views of the Knysna Lagoon.

  • Standard
  • Pool King
  • Lagoon
  • Suite
  • Universal Access
Several room types available
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A tranquil stay in luxurious rooms. 20 Double, 30 Twin rooms.​

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A tranquil stay in luxurious rooms overlooking the pool area.​

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A tranquil stay in spacious rooms overlooking the Knysna lagoon.​

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A tranquil stay in a luxurious 3 bedroomed apartment, with all amenities you need.​

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A tranquil stay in comfortable rooms.​


The Location

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Stylish conferencing facilities

Protea Hotel Knysna Quays has stylish conferencing facilities along the Garden Route with a tranquil setting on the shores of the Knysna Lagoon.

Our unique venues are tastefully decorated in warm colours and feature climate control, audio visual equipment and a unique dining experience on the Knysna Quays Waterfront.

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​ Rate includes complimentary breakfast, a complimentary discount Voucher Booklet (X38 Vouchers) & complimentary parking!

Single rate R1300. Minimum 2 nights stay valid Friday to Sunday. Valid: 2015/10/01 - 2016/03/31
R650 per person sharing
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