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    Hide Away Guest House

    2 Keerom Street | PO Box 2600, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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    11 - 15 of 347 reviews

    Reviewed 7 January 2017

    we were staying for 3 nights in the superior room. colleen is a wonderful hostess - she and her husband were helping us even before we arrived with restaurant booking. the room was great, everything you need and more, the minibar was full of stuff...More

    Thank bdelad
    Response from HideawayKnysna, Owner at Hide Away Guest HouseResponded 12 January 2017

    Hello Elad We know that guests often get bombarded by various booking sites to do reviews and get frustrated with all these requests, so we really appreciate your taking the time to do this review on your stay with us. It was indeed a pleasure...More

    Reviewed 20 December 2016

    My daughter and I stayed two nights and the house is so beautiful and welcoming and the owners are amazing. Colleen is better than any touristoffice I've ever visited. She helped us with finding nice restaurants and booking canyon adventure. Generous and varied breakfast and...More

    2  Thank Ulrika K
    Response from HideawayKnysna, Owner at Hide Away Guest HouseResponded 22 December 2016

    Hello Ulrika How nice to hear from you again and thank you so much for taking the time to do the review on your stay with us. As I was saying to Cecil, we learn so much from our guests about activities in and around...More

    Reviewed 5 December 2016

    We had a room upstairs with great view of the lagoon with the Stops (beware there is a narrow staircase up) with a balcony. Good breakfast cooked to order outside was a very good start on any day. The manageress was very nice and helpful...More

    1  Thank Mikael R
    Response from HideawayKnysna, Owner at Hide Away Guest HouseResponded 7 December 2016

    Hello Mikael and Karin You have obviously now returned safely to Sweden where it is a little cooler than Knysna, where today our temperature is in excess of 25C! Thank you for taking the time to do the short review on your stay with us...More

    Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

    Once again returning to our favourite place to be in Knysna, at Hide Away was like coming home! Beautiful spacious room with spectacular lagoon view out to the Heads. Colleen and Cecil are more than owners and hosts, their warmth and hospitality make you feel...More

    1  Thank Helen552016
    Response from HideawayKnysna, Owner at Hide Away Guest HouseResponded 28 November 2016

    Hello Urs & Helen Thank you once again for staying with us. Three times - we must be doing something right! We know that you are still here in South Africa and busy travelling around and enjoying our beautiful country so thank you for taking...More

    Reviewed 25 November 2016

    We stayed at Hide Away in 2014 and when we planned our return trip to South Africa this was one of the first "revisit" places we booked. Prior to our visit we had some communication and Colleen and Cecil made us feel they were pleased...More

    1  Thank Alison C
    Response from HideawayKnysna, Owner at Hide Away Guest HouseResponded 26 November 2016

    Hello Alison & Ian Thank you so much for taking the time to do the review on your second stay with us at Hide Away Guest House. We are always pleased when we have returning guests, especially International guests, as we know you just have...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • US$88 - US$122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Knysna
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    "Close to the town center, walking distance to the Waterfront."
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    "Second floor are the one with the best view."
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    "Upstairs if you want a view"
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    "Choose a room with views overlooking the Lagoon you will not be disapponted."
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