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Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge

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  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“jacuzzi bath”(17 reviews)
“lagoon suite”(6 reviews)
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Free Parking
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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay and view over the lagoon. Room is well designed for example the dressing room area with everything needed. Nice breakfast menu and tasty. Staff very friendly. Even giving a farewell package. Warm water takes a while to come through in the...More

Thank CeciliaHoon
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

Really loved our 2 night stay here. Views were beautiful as was the accomodation. Double shower and spa bath - both brilliant. Staff were absolutely lovely and booked us into the Elephant Park which is also well worth a visit. My husband turned 50 while...More

Thank annmckenzie
Reviewed 13 December 2017

After a long drive we were welcomed with a cold drink and then showed to our room. Wow, huge windows looking out over the lagoon - you could have a bath and admire the scenery, candles provided for romantic evenings. The breakfasts were delicious. The...More

Thank Liz_H_1391
Reviewed 27 October 2017

It was lovely! We had a peaceful stay. The staff were really friendly and GREAT breakfast. The views were wonderful. The rooms were very comfortable. Close to town with love sights and good restaurants. The Honeymoon package was SUPER!

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Thank guestgB1411SV
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Nice staff at this lodge and good breakfast plus a nice view over the lagoon, but building is generally getting a bit run down, with several electrical sockets not working and doors not fitting/closing well. A bit remote at the top pf the hill and...More

Thank Trevor N
Response from Elephanthide, Owner at Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest LodgeResponded 1 November 2017

Dear Trevor Thank you for your review, we like to take our reviews very seriously and also try to maintain a high standard in all departments. Every now and again we do have a maintenance issue which we try and resolve speedily and without disruption...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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US$159 - US$230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$159 - US$230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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11sammyb
2 May 2017|
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Response from Elephanthide | Property representative |
We serve breakfast and do have a cheese platter option for lunch or dinner.
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"I think all the lodges had a great view. We liked ours (No 7) because it was also very close to the..."
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"I think the rooms are all stunning but we always stay in the family suite"
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"Ask for a lagoon facing room if available"
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"Front end rooms, are the best for viewing the lake /lagoon."
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