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Fairy Knowe Hotel

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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good42%
  • Average25%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

As every time in the past, we enjoyed our stay. The location is perfect and the staff friendly and caring. There is, sadly, a lot of work needed to be done. Like the enameling of the baths. But none the less, we had a wonderful...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2017

What a beautifully tranquil setting located in the heart of beautiful Wilderness on the Garden Route with the hotel being situated on the banks of a river gently flowing by. My husband and I enjoyed so much indeed our 4 days stay. Also, the guest...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

This hotel is in desperate need for a revamp. The rooms are so outdated. They smell musty, the bathrooms looks old and in need of a serious upgrade. The mattress is old and bedding is old and not crispy and urgently needs replacing. One feels...More

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Thank 536petram
Reviewed 21 December 2017

This was our annual mom's retreat was awesome stuff .Friends came from Cape Town as I stay out here .We had loads of fun & room had enough space .The Breakfast was also very yummy & a huge variety of choices.

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Reviewed 19 December 2017

Location of the hotel is excellent. Rooms was clean and tidy although it smelled a bit stuffy. Staff was friendly and always willing to assist. Breakfast was nice. Activities and games were available but due to the nature of our business we could not really...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Tennis Court
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$64 - US$86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$64 - US$86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Cami S
2 June 2016|
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Response from colleendamonse | Reviewed this property |
the rooms are beautiful, it has an en suite. not really sure about the rondavel rooms.
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"Not Rondaval No12 of at all possible - no privacy and very noisy in early morning and throughout the day."
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"upstairs in 30's riverside building or anywhere in 20's riverside building"
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"The rooms along the edge of the lagoon seem to be the best as far as a view goes."
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"We did not stay long enough"
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