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Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

We had a an amazing time at Knysna Stays! The owner Lloyd was extremely helpful, he provided us with several activity maps and even called a few places to check the availability. He made Ana effort to introduce himself to us and make us feel welcome. What was really amazing was the fact that he treated his staff with the...

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United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Knysna Stays is the first place i ever stayed in South Africa three years back. The quality of service we got here deserves a 5 star. Lloyd and Trish are great hosts and all the Knysna Stays team was great and special thanks to Rose who was very kind and looked after us. We will keep coming back.

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United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Thank you once again Llyod and Trish and of course Rose! Its always lovely to be back to Knysna Stays. For anyone travelling to Knysna please stay at this wonderful guesthouse. Its personal and you will feel you are at home. The wifi facility is great too. Its always clean and a perfect stop over in Knysna.

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1Thank UMANGGOSSAIN
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 April 2016

Lloyd the part owner was great, giving good advice about the local area and beyond, saved me some money taking his advice. The guest home yes home it is like being home very friendly and giving top quality breakfast. We could eat inside or on the long patio by the poolside and not a mosquito to be seen, in fact...

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2016

Stayed for 3 nights with my family. The rooms are splendid with the larger room having a lovely balcony with views to the bay and a vast bathroom with separate bath and top quality shower. The owner Lloyd spent time with us over breakfast making suggestions for our day - his ideas gave us a great day out in the...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you for talking the time to write this fantastic review Ian. We are delighted that you and your family enjoyed your stay with us at Knysna Stays. We hope you all enjoy your Karoo Safari and the rest of your holiday. Warm regards from Lloyd and all the team at Knysna Stays.

Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Thanks to Loyd for the lovely accommodation and fantastic hospitality. You have made my honeymoon stay spectacular and helped a lot in terms of where to go as a tourist. Will definitely look forward to coming back.

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Congratulations on your wedding! Thank you for staying with us during your honeymoon, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you both again at Knysna Stays. Warm regards from Lloyd and all the team at Knysna Stays.

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 March 2016

We have been to Knysna Stays before and could not wait to return. Lloyd is extremely helpful,and suggest some fantastic trips. So pleased to see Rose still there,and the cook who doesn't say much but provides a lovely cooked breakfast. Knysna is one of the safest towns to visit.Great choice of eateries. Can't wait to return to sample other of...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you for this wonderful review it was lovely to see you both again. Lloyd is looking forward to another round of golf . We can't wait to see you again when you next visit Knysna . Warm regards, Lloyd , Trish and all the team at Knysna Stays.

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 28 March 2016

knysna stays is beautiful place for stay! We had a nice suite with balcony. Beautiful view to the lagoon. Excellent breakfast and friendly staff. the owner himself give good ideas to make our stay unforgetable. and Knysna Stays

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Dear Beatrice, Thank you for this excellent review , we are so pleased you and your party enjoyed your stay with us . We hope to see you all again in the future. Warm regards, Lloyd & all the team at Knysna Stays.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2016

After a great nights sleep we met the owner in the morning at breakfast great guy, seeing the weather was not up to much he spent half hour chatting about things we could do. Using his advice the day went very well and we visited some great places. We would never have found these without his local knowledge putting together...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you Brian & Caroline for this excellent review, it was such fun meeting you both . I am so pleased you decided to do your self drive game drive at the Addo and had such a great time. We hope to see you back at Knysna stays again in the future. Warm regards, Lloyd & all the Knysna Stays...

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 12 March 2016 via mobile

Not planning to stay in Knysna but after stopping by the waterfront of the town for a coffee, we decided to stay in town. After searching all these beautiful accommodation, we went for a more intimate scale place to stay. Upon arrival, Rose your host is indeed so welcoming. Showed us the apartment and the rest of the facilities. All...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Knysna Stays has been newly built and furbished to create the perfect place to stay whilst you explore Knysna and it's beautiful surroundings. If you are looking for a holiday destination that provides endless opportunity for the whole family this is the destination to travel to. Knysna Stays can offer you stylish accommodation with excellent facilities, but can also ensure the right direction to suit your preferred requirements. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Knysna Stays

Address: 25 Old Toll Road | Upper Old Place, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $96 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Knysna Stays 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“View of the lagoon is great.”
 of 5 bubbles Obtuse, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had room with balcony which was great.”
 of 5 bubbles GeorginaP21, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Some daytime traffic noise when out on balcony but not apparent in bedroom with patio door shut. Quiet at night.”
 of 5 bubbles pollyb869, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Suites are great”
 of 5 bubbles UMANGGOSSAIN, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“Chat to the owner Lloyd he will sort out your needs”
 of 5 bubbles briansmith0123, 12 Apr 2016 | Read review
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