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Johannesburg
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138 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2016

This is a German owned, upmarket guesthouse with a stunning view over the Knysna bay (Terrace). Rooms luxurious and neat, breakfast superb. Approx. 3km drive to Knysna harbour (fish restaurants), highly recommended. .

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1 Thank NikiAustria
Fort Myers, Florida
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9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Markus and Chris are wonderful hosts and their B&B is in a beautiful location and is a beautiful place to stay. My wife and I only wished that our time there could have been longer. We enjoyed a large bedroom / bath area and a private balcony. We miss the Knysna Laurie (sp?) and Markus' humble golf stories. Markus and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

Thank you so much for a fantastic stay. We're obviously missing the view, fantastic breakfast, awesome coffee and the relaxed easy going vibe you have created in your beautiful space. We will be back on our next visit! Hoping for a few more days of sun to enjoy the pool and sun loungers etc

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1 Thank Richyrich051981
Cape Town, South Africa
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10 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 November 2015

One does not simply leave Villa Mulligan without feeling rested, refreshed, and feeling like one has just won at least two more family members. Markus and Chris are a fantastic team, who make everyone feel incredibly welcome with their hearty and calm ways. Even the Knysna 'loeries' are attracted to this lovely Guesthouse, greeting all visitors on the porch every... More 

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Johannesburg
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138 reviews
116 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2015

The lodge is upmarket, located 3km outside on a hill. Car is needed to drive to a restaurant for dinner (5 minutes), the owner (Markus) made a great recommendation. The view is stunning, the rooms luxurious. Breakfast rich. Highly recommended.

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1 Thank NikiAustria
Oldenburg, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 April 2015

Very nice accommodation a bit in the outskirts of Knysna (Kanonkop) but just a 5 min car ride to the town centre (which is not that spectacular BTW). Breathtaking views over the lagoon from the spacious deck/terrace surrounded by their subtropical garden. Rooms well kept, tidy and clean, all en-suite. All (most?) of them with views and direct access to... More 

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Bassano Del Grappa, Italy
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6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 March 2014

Although we only stayed for a couple of days Villa Mulligan was one of the highlights of our 3 week trip. Markus and Chris are two of the nicest people you could meet and they have created a little piece of heaven in Kynsna. Don't hesitate... just stay here.

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Zug, Switzerland
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 January 2014

Villa Mulligan is a guesthouse with a stunning view over Knysna lagoona. Rooms are very clean. The atmosphere is relaxed. The hosts, Markus and Chris answer your wishes/needs/questions before you had the chance to ask. At night you can look at the Milky Way and the southern stars a glass of local wine or scotch in your hand (no insects... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 December 2013 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights only and we regret we didn't book for longer. Very well situated establishment with breathtaking view over the lagoon. The owners were very hospitable, without being intrusive. The breakfasts were fabulous. I strongly recommend it, and we would definitely stay there again! Thank you for making our stay in Knysna so pleasurable!

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1 Thank Roumen G
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137 reviews
35 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2013

We stayed here for 3 nights during the Oyster festival for the Knysna Marathon. One of the BEST views in Knysna! The hosts are so hospitable. They really went out of their way to make sure we were comfortable. Helped us fine a list for the Marathon ith other guests. The continental breakfast as so good I didn't even have... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Additional Information about Villa Mulligan

Address: 6A Metelerkamp Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $145 - $166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Villa Mulligan 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“You cannot go wrong with any room offered. The view will blow your mind.”
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