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Protea Guest House

7 Protea Street, Knysna 6571 South Africa See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Laundry Service
3 Star accommodation
Set in a tropical garden with abundant bird life in a quiet lane. We are a full bed and breakfast with a self catering option. The timber cottages have lovely views over the lagoon. Winding stairs lead to three More separate cottages, each with a private sun deck and barbecue facilities. Well equipped kitchenettes offer a self-catering option. Breakfast is served on your own sun deck. Walking distance to town center and restaurants. Laundry and e-mail facilities available. Children are welcome. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$75 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
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The view is magnificent, the green location nice and the apartment must have been pretty once.
Now it needs to undergo serious refurbishment, some new furniture and most of all a proper removal of the fungus in bathrooms and kitchen.
To the owner: please return it to its old glor
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Views definetaly stunning.
Big climb on uneven concrete paths and steps.
Room comfortable but can do with a good clean. Two draws full of pamphlets
dating back to 2001.......
Very small bathroom but functionable. Realy good shower!!!! Nice and hot and good water pressure.
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We received a warm welcome into a lovely place to stay. Close to the waterfront. The staff and owner were really helpful.
Amazing views ;)
We only stayed one night but we're given loads of information on hat helped make our stay fulfilled.
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I was not happy with the reception from the owner. She hardly answered emails, when we arrived said she did not know we had kids despite emails - also said our kids must not be noisy or jump or walk around too much as there are other guests! There is NO onsite parking but did p
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I loved the place. It has mesmerising view to offer. The location is prime. Very near to restaurants, petrol pumps and waterfront. Very clean rooms and kitchen. The kitchen is occupied with all the equipments and functional. The breakfast is also provided which you can have in yo
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Bedroom - single cottage
View of the lagoon from the deck
View of the lagoon from the deck
Kitchen Area
"Big tough climb to cottages. Very small bathroom."
"I would say if you go off season don't book ahead ,rather go to the tourist information who are very helpful ,off season you would never not get in somewhere ,that goes for the whole of the cape ."
"The 1st cottage has a good view. All the rooms are very spacious. There are steps to climb so if you have dodgy knees or hips, it is not a good idea."
"Both single cottages are very nice but Suikerbekkie has got bigger table on its balcony. So it will be more convenient to have a meal there. Subjectively a view from the balcony is a bit better as well."
"All the rooms are beautiful."
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