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Wilmslow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed one night as part of a tour travelling down The a Garden Route. It's a nice location but the accommodation is pretty basic and dated. I understand the new owners have plans to upgrade the venue. I'd suggest that was an essential. Given it was just a stopover it was fine but I wouldn't have wanted to stay...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 22 January 2017

The staff were very friendly and helpful, helped us plan our days and recommended some nice restaurants New owners have recently taken over and they have started renovating some of the rooms.. We would definitely stay there again

Thank adrian675
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Very friendly proprietors who make breakfast for you. Overall, it’s a fine 3-star establishment and has nice views. It feels a bit dated, though. We heard they may consider some renovations in the future. Wifi is only available in the breakfast room, not in the rooms. TV is tiny. The room we had had two floors with a sleeper couch...

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Philadelphia, United States
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Everything about this accommodation was perfect. The management was very cordial and made a great breakfast. Our views were perfect, overlooking the lagoon. And our room was more like an apartment. What a treat!

Thank Lee A
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed there for a night out of the season though. But an amazing place, great rooms and great view from the rooms. Rooms were cosy with a place for fire too. Owners were very helpful. Breakfast was good too. Recommend this place for couples and families too.

1Thank JenaAmit
Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Stayed out of season when it was very quiet, but thoroughly recommended. Chris really looked after us, ensuring we not only had a cracking breakfast every morning, but knew the best places to visit and eat in the daytime. Lodges are very spacious and well equipped. A little out of town so a car is essential.

Reviewed 19 December 2015 via mobile

What a amazing place to stay. The owners are so so friendly and will help you with everything. The view over the lagoon is fantastic. We will definitely recommend this accommodation if you are in Knysna. Thank you for the wonderful stay Chris and Gelia!!

Thank Manuela v
Island of Anglesey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 June 2015

We haven't stayed here for a while but stayed here many times when we lived in Cape Town. The whole family are wonderful people and the atmosphere is so calm and welcoming. We followed a lucky signpost one day, arrived unannounced and were welcomed so warmly. We have taken friends here over the years and they have all loved it....

1Thank Judeange
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 5 November 2014

We stayed a night here in our garden route and hotel was really nice . Each room has its own fire place which mskes the room cozy and the rooms are extremely comfortable .. The owner serve breakfast them self and the omelette he prepared were yum.. The location is very nice also is the view from any room ..,...

1Thank pallavikhannaprakash
San Rafael, California
Reviewed 8 July 2014

We too were on a Garden Route tour with this property pre-selected as part of the itinerary. We arrived on a wet, windy dreary afternoon and were met by our cheerful host Chris who runs the place with wife Gelia and her parents. We found the kitchen well stocked with wine and water "to go" on the honor system and...

2Thank jandrovich

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Address: Welbedacht Lane, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Number of rooms: 7
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Judeange, 18 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Make sure you get a room with a view of the Knysna lagoon...the changing light at different times of the day is beautiful. And in winter, bring some layered clothing as the small electric heater does work to keep up in bad weather...yet that's part of the romance too!”
  • Knysna Lagoon...from the room
  • Hand Carved Front Door to Our Room
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