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JHB
Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

We were in Knysna for the oyster festival and the Knysna half marathon and were so glad we picked Isola Bella as our accommodation. The room was beautiful, the views fantastic and Marisa was so accommodating making sure we had breakfast before our early start and sharing her only iPhone charger with us as we had forgotten ours at home....

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Cape Town
Reviewed 17 July 2015

Marisa is such a wonderful host. Friendly and very accomodating. The rooms are comfortable and cosy. The view is breathtaking. This is a home away from home. I will most definitely go back to Isola Bella.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 July 2015

What a lovely place to stay in a beautiful location on Leisure Island overlooking The Heads.. Marisa is a great host and made sure we were well looked after plus helped us with restaurant choices etc. Thoroughly recommended.

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Boston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 May 2015

Spent a great week in this delightful guest house,views over looking The Heads and Lagoon. Run by a vivacious Italian lady, Melissa, a real gem,nothing was too much trouble. Lovely bedroom,breakfast on the balcony and a novel way to boil eggs. Many very good eating places near by. Treated like one of the family.

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Parker, Colorado
Reviewed 19 April 2015

We really enjoyed our stay at Isola Bella. Our room was beautiful and very clean. The breakfast was very nice and the homeowner was very helpful with dinner and activity recommendations. She was so friendly and made us feel very welcome. Would definitely recommend this guesthouse to others!

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Johannesburg, California
Reviewed 30 March 2015

I have stayed on Leisure Isle a number of times and wish I had found this haven of tranquility sooner. Such a beautifully decorated and luxury room and just across the road from the waters edge. The views of the Heads couldn't be better. Of course a special mention for the Hostess with the mostest. Looking forward to returning. Sonja

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2015

Gorgeous bed and breakfast overlooking the Heads on Leisure Island. Very comfortable and well equipped rooms and a nice balcony area to enjoy breakfast with fabulous views. Marisa is a great hostess - so friendly and welcoming and quick to offer tips on the local area. You won't regret your choice if you stay here.

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Chepstow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 February 2015

Had a lovely stay with Marisa and her wonderful staff. The room was beautiful and the location of the guest house overlooking The Heads is excellent. Although the actual bedrooms don't look out over the lagoon, there is an excellent deck area for guests which does, and we had a lovely breakfast out there on one day. Ther are very...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 January 2015

This is the place to be on Leisure Isle if you want a stunning view from the guesthouse's first floor balcony straight across the ebb and flow of the Knysna lagoon towards the Heads. Unbeatable. Charming, welcoming, cheerful owner Marisa. Breakfasts are light, rooms are stylish but not particularly spacey and none have views out over the water. Communal balcony...

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 21 December 2014

Isola Bellla is right on the water's edge which provided a wonderful setting with peace and tranquilty for my early morning breakfasts - just what I needed before three hectic days of work. Being able to sit at the open door in the lounge area in the evening listening to the lap of the lagoon's water while catching up with...

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Isola Bella

Address: 21 Hart Road | Leisure Isle, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $105 - $238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Isola Bella 3.5*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Unit that looks out to the Knysna lagoon”
 of 5 bubbles JohnMelville, 21 Dec 2015 | Read review
“I don't think you would be disappointed in any room here.”
 of 5 bubbles Gilly3464, 17 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room on the first floor for B & B.”
 of 5 bubbles jillb539, 9 Oct 2015 | Read review
“facing the Heads”
 of 5 bubbles Sonja_L2014, 30 Mar 2015 | Read review
“We loved the Fontana Suite, which is the only room to face onto the sheltered, sunny courtyard but the upstairs rooms have stunning views of the lagoon and Knysna heads.”
 of 5 bubbles donyalem, 8 Jul 2014 | Read review
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