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Knysna Log-Inn Hotel

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#16 of 30 Hotels in Knysna
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were a little disappointed with this hotel, certainly in comparison with the others we stayed in along the Garden Route. It has a strange appearance and does not fit in well with the surrounding area. Winding corridors are unusual, did not really bother us but would be an issue for disabled travellers. Breakfast was basic and the bacon/sausages tasted...

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Killaloe, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The most helpful and friendly receptionist and manager in South Africa! A pleasure to deal with. The quirky corridor referred to by another reviewer was to maximise space for the ensuite bathrooms. Magnificent building and a very comfortable stay.

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Odd to find a log hotel in Knysna. The strangest zig-zag hallway I have ever seen in a hotel. Where was the fire marshal? The rooms were clean, but old fashioned and the hotel is on a busy street. The bar closes during the afternoon and early at night. Plenty of tour buses call here. You can do better in...

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Greater Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a well located hotel, close to the waterfront and the island. Rooms are comfortable, service quite fine good buffet breakfast. Log cabin look is unusual, but not horrible. No real views: I looked over the car park. Location is a big drawcard for a short stay as you can walk to lots of restaurants and to the water.

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Monroe, Georgia
Reviewed 11 January 2017

While traveling with the New Horizons Travel Club throughout South Africa, we stayed at the beautiful Knysna Log-Inn. True to its name, the hotel does look like a high end log cabin with wonderful carved wood staircases and lobby. The front rooms had great street views but were louder than the rooms on the back side that overlooked the pool...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 19 December 2016

The first thing that strikes you about the log Inn hotel is the name and when you see it, you realise why. It is made virtually entirely from logs and the rooms are a different experience altogether. It is quite decent, slight ly on the smaller side but good for a night. I dont think it was as expensive as...

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Markham, Canada
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Really quaint. This hotel has a lot of charm and character.The rooms are bright, clean and airy The entrance is large and airy with lots of exposed beams and stained glass windows The restaurant is large and breakfast selection is great Not sure why it's only open for breakfast, yet it has a bar?? Great shops right out the entrance...

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Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights on a tour of the garden route. The rooms were a good size and clean. There was a small pool and jacuzzi to relax after long walks in the morning. The hotel is conveniently located near to the waterfront as well as the Main Street for shopping.

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Nottingham
Reviewed 21 November 2016

We stayed here for two nights as part of a tour. The building is really interesting and the hotel had a homely feel to it. Our room was spacious and the beds comfortable. There was wifi available, but not great in the rooms. It was conveniently located just a few minutes walk from the waterfront & harbour area; but we...

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Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

I stayed here as part of a tour and really liked it. The room was big and bed comfortable. The few photos I took didn't do it justice. It is a very short walk from the waterfront and lots of restaurants in the same road.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Knysna Log-Inn is the Southern hemisphere's largest Timberlog hotel. This unique 57 room hotel is ideally situated to enjoy all the central tourist attractions that Knysna has to offer. All rooms are air-conditioned and fitted with modern, but tasteful appointments. Recreational facilities include all season swimming pool,jacuzzi and sauna. Town and Knysna waterfront are a mere 5 minutes walk from the hotel. We have memberships at Simola Golf Course, which allows our guests access to this breathtaking course at affordable rates. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Knysna Log-Inn Hotel

Address: 16 Gray Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $100 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Knysna Log-Inn Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 57
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Also Known As:
Knysna Log Hotel Knysna
Knysna Log Inn
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#2 Business Hotel in Knysna
#13 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
#14 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
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“Could be worth asking if there is a view, but I don't think there is”
 of 5 bubbles Kapaas, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Front rooms have best views.”
 of 5 bubbles 105SharonR, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the parking lot side since they have a small sit out.”
 of 5 bubbles Chocolates72, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for rear if you are disturbed by traffic although it wouldnt bother me”
 of 5 bubbles toybanker, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
“First floor had balcony on to the road”
 of 5 bubbles O9163MTrichardb, 14 Jan 2016 | Read review
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