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Waterfront Lodge

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13/07/2017 14/07/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place to stay. Rooms lead to the garden with swimming pool. And rooms with large balcony with views of the lagoon. Rooms splendid with nice bathroom, shower and bath. The breakfast is excellent! Cereal, fresh fruit, eggs in every way, croissants, freshly made. Bread, cheese etc etc Very friendly hosts!

Thank Wilma K
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely family run lodge based located on the lagoon waterfront at Knysna. Very comfortable large bed although the room itself was not very big but there are other larger rooms. No luggage rack due to lack of space but this is no big deal. Very helpful owners Marion and Gavin. Nice garden with wild birds running around. Swimming pool. Breakfast...

Thank Donnaimmobile
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Stayed for two nights in March. Travelled from uk to Cape Town then on to Knysna, didn't really know what to expect but we were so wonderfully surprised. What a beautiful place. The hosts are great, so attentive, every last detail stunningly taken care of.This place has been woven out of love and it shows. The breakfast were tasty and...

Thank gaza188
Wokingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 April 2017

This is a must on our regular visits to South Africa. Marion and Gavin are such wonderful hosts, they make you very welcome. They have lots of advice about the places of interest around Knynsa and suggest and book restaurants The Lodge is in a beautiful position overlooking the lagoon. The rooms are very comfortable and beautifully furnished, it is...

Thank Margaret J
Reviewed 27 March 2017

What a lovely B&B excellent hosts and lovely position with very well equipped rooms and freshly made breakfasts for you. Knysna is a lovely place and well worth the visit with very good restaurants and views. Highly recommend this place if you are thinking of staying in the area.

Thank CassWoking
Reviewed 20 February 2017

A very welcoming and comfortable place to stay, only a short drive (or very pleasant 40 minute walk) to the smart and lively town of Knysna. The lodge is only just off the main route, but you'd never know - it is very quiet and peaceful. It is set in its own gardens from which you can walk onto the...

Thank DaveT8282
Romsey, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We were booked in for 3 nights and absolutely delighted with the accommodation and friendly greeting. Our room commanded and excellent view across the lagoon and the hotel grounds with the visiting Egyptian Geese Ibis and Guinea Fowl even spotted a large Tortoise one day. Marion and Gavin were superb hosts, Gavin's breakfasts were superb and Marion gave us lots...

Thank Realistmjp
Costa Esuri, Spain
Reviewed 12 February 2017

On arrival we were warmly welcomed by Marion, who showed us around the guesthouse. Our room was large and luxurious with a spacious balcony overlooking the gardens and lagoon. Detailed suggestions of how to make the best of our visit were followed up and most enjoyed. Prior to this we stayed at the 5 star St. James Hotel adjacent to...

Thank avdo53
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Marion and Gavin make you so welcome and they are very helpful in every way. Gavin makes the best breakfast in South Africa and Marion goes out of her way to ensure you don't miss out on anything. The accomodation is ideal and very comfortable.

Thank 46Stephen
Reykjavik, Iceland
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Beautiful guest house overlooking the lagoon. Marion and her husband were very welcoming and immediately you felt at home. We had the first floor room in the at the centre property and you could sit there and watch the numerous types of birds in the trees; often guinea fowl and ibis would walk across the front lawn. Lovely large and...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Waterfront Lodge

Address: The Point Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $73 - $130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Waterfront Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Top floor rooms at back of hotel, centre and honeymoon suites particularly good.”
gaza188, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“lakeside best”
CassWoking, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“2nd floor over looking lagoon (probably dearer) though all rooms are good.”
Realistmjp, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the room with the large central balcony - think it's room 3. Quiet location with pleasant views.”
avdo53, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We would have preferred an upstairs room”
46Stephen, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
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