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    The Turbine Boutique Hotel and Spa

    36 Sawtooth Lane | Thesen Islands, Knysna 6570, South Africa
    011 27 44 302 5746
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    Traveller (273)
    Room & Suite (58)
    Dining (32)
    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good25%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “power station” (93 reviews)
    “thesen island” (85 reviews)
    “power plant” (22 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    31 - 35 of 506 reviews

    Reviewed 20 June 2017

    We only stayed in this hotel one night but it was fantastic and I would highly recommend! We were upgraded to the honeymoon suite with balcony which made the stay extra special. It is a beautiful hotel with very friendly staff. Lots of places to...More

    Thank joannaburke9
    Reviewed 29 May 2017

    The Turbine Hotel and Spa is one of those gems that contribute to the rather unique South African tourist experience. It offers something very interesting and different. Historical context, design brilliance, comfort and style is coupled with notable staff training and generous hospitality.

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    Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

    The hotel is in a old turbine building, completely renovated. Signs and items from the history are well integrated into a modern and cozy surrounding. The staff is extremely kind and professional, everybody with a smile. The food is also great and Knysna is really...More

    Thank ElisaBolzano
    Response from Chris S, General Manager at The Turbine Boutique Hotel and SpaResponded 26 May 2017

    Dear Elisa Bolzano Thank you for your kind words and positive feedback on the renovated Turbine Power station to a Boutique Hotel, the kind and professional staff, the great food and the lovely Town of Knysna. We value your patronage. Yours in service, Chris Schutte...More

    Reviewed 21 May 2017

    Always great stay. Feel welcome every time I return. Excellent location in Knysna. Friendly staff. Good rooms. Great menu. Only improvement I can recommend is bit higher water pressure. Will go back there next time again....More

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    Thank 51beno
    Response from Chris S, General Manager at The Turbine Boutique Hotel and SpaResponded 26 May 2017

    Dear Guest We appreciate your positive feedback. The team always look forward to positive feedback. Thank you for taking the time to mention the water pressure, our shower heads are energy saving and therefore the pressure is reduced from the main feed. We look forward...More

    Reviewed 20 May 2017

    Renovations everywhere and 10 waiters having a chat instead of providing a 5 star service. High price low service. When the hotel is in maintenance mode it needs to shut down or provide a heavy discount to keep high paying customers happy that don't get...More

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    Response from Chris S, General Manager at The Turbine Boutique Hotel and SpaResponded 25 May 2017

    Dear Mr & Mrs Bohm, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We are doing our annual grooming taking one half of the hotel out of order, I do apologise that we did not inform you prior to arrival. The waiters behavior...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
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    • Price range
    • US$171 - US$299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Knysna
    • #3 Business Hotel in Knysna
    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
    • #8 Family Hotel in Knysna
    • #9 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 25
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    • Knysna
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    RubinVanNiekerk
    23 August 2017|
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    Response from Chris S | Property representative |
    Hi, yes we have additional blankets, additional heaters as well as hot bead bags for the beds. Not as cold as the weather forecast says.
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    "Have a coffee on the deck, its worth it."
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    "They are all good, some have a balcony"
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    "Get a corner room with views of water (lagoon)"
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    "Try and get a lagoon facing room"
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