Protea Hotel Knysna Quays

Address: Waterfront Drive, Knysna, Western Cape, 6570, South Africa | 4 star hotel
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This 4 star hotel, located on Waterfront Drive, Knysna, is near The Cango Caves, Knysna Elephant Park, Outeniqua Transport Museum, and Le Spa Tranquille.
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    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

    Travel Blogs from Knysna

    Heads and township

    A travel blog entry by coughlantravel on Mar 11, 2015

    2 comments, 7 photos

    ... brought to the area by tourism. But 200,000 people live there, and I can only imagine what the consequences might be if they all decided to upset the current social order. A lot of food for thought!

    Pigs, goats, donkeys, cows and chickens are 'The Big Five' in the townships.

    Back, shower, free wine and out for a more casual dinner - another salad for me as I have breakfast to consider!


    Elephant "Poo"

    A travel blog entry by p2travel on Apr 01, 2014

    4 comments, 6 photos

    ... decided to head off for pastures new and they all set off in a line, my favourite picture being the three elephants in line walking across the plain.

    Returning to our lodge we tucked into a hearty breakfast and reviewed our mornings photos.

    Our next encounter with the elephants was scheduled for 4pm. This gave us time to drive out of the lodge to explore Plettenberg Bay. We dipped our toes in ...

    Xhosa Culture

    A travel blog entry by ashburdett on Jul 31, 2013

    ... their culture. The kids were very sweet. In the middle of this is a 28-family Rastafarian community. Yes they smoke weed, yes they have dreadlocks, yes they think of Bob Marley as a prophet. However, they follow Christianity, believing that Haile Selassie was a reincarnation of the big JC. They don't drink, are vegetarian, don't smoke (besides weed), and have their own crèche where all ...


    A travel blog entry by 1life on May 15, 2012

    2 photos

    ... I was required to drink Karyn’s share of beer as she does not drink). Next evening dined at a Tapas Bar with live music, lots of appetizers and a sushi bar. Again, I was responsible for drinking Karyn’s share of the beer.

    We are certainly enjoying South Africa with all ...

    A Relaxing Few Days...

    A travel blog entry by amandip on Feb 18, 2011

    3 comments, 41 photos

    ... hake, calamari and mussels). Each dinner would have cost twice as much back home. We also ordered some oysters which are a Knysna specialty.

    This day was so necessary. The relaxation and amazing food made for a good night’s sleep!

    Sunday February 20 - Plettenberg Bay and the Bird Aviary

    Our relaxing day yesterday may have been too relaxing because we slept in a little too long. We had to go out for ...