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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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Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Well appointed b 'n b overlooking the Knysna estuary. The owners, who have a fantastic knowledge of the area are incredibly helpful with booking trips, restaurants and anything else you might want. A great place to relax and explore the local area. Enjoy magnificent omelettes for breakfast.

Thank drummondone
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 February 2016

Unfortunately we were allocated a ground floor bedroom. This has a small patio not fit for purpose, no privacy from passers by, and the room needed a makeover including new carpets. There is no decent view of the lagoon as advertised. Security at the rear is poor; there does not appear to be any! There is no a/c so you...

Thank 327hughc
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 February 2016

The perfect B&B.welcoming,clean,comfortable,helpful with a delicious breakfast.Thank you Marion.The Lodge has a charming garden with a swimming pool and access to the Knysna Lagoon for a short walk to view the grazing Ibis.

Thank lucyrupert
Reviewed 4 February 2016

Wonderful location and ambience.Hosts superb ,charming and helpful.Beautifully furnished room with luxuary bathroom,Best Band B we have ever stayed in certainly want to return. Pool was excellent with soft towels provided.Gavin's breakfast was first class,Car washed each morning was a bonus.

Thank Barbara E
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 February 2016

Stayed in January with another couple for two nights. We all wished we had stayed longer. Out of the six or so B&Bs we stayed in during our vacation this was the best. What can I say about the Waterfront Lodge that other people haven't said? Nice quiet setting which be used as a base for many of the areas...

1Thank John C
Turriff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2016

Outside town in a superb location. Although no evening meals the St James just nearby had an excellent restaurant. Beautiful gardens, pool and just a relaxing place to stay. Car was cleaned each day which was rather a treat. Very friendly, helpful hosts and clean and comfortable rooms with lovely staff.

Thank Orchard2352
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Our 4th visit and the only place we would ever stay when visiting Knysna. Gavin and Marion are like old friends and treat everyone like family. Breakfasts are all cooked to order by Gavin and nothing is too much trouble. Fabulous garden and pool area. Honesty bar which we would use on a night on returning from our evening meal....

Thank Helen L
Cheshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Situated on The Point, on the outskirts of the town, Waterfront Lodge proved to be the perfect place to stay. Upon entering the property it was clear to see that you had arrived at a special place. The reception and breakfast rooms were furnished with style and panache. We were fortunate to be upgraded at no extra cost to a...

Thank DurHusbo
Reviewed 13 January 2016

Waterfront lodge The location was perfect overlooking the lagoon, a lovely guest house with equally beautifully laid out garden, that the 4 upstairs rooms with terrace look out over. Internally the lounge and breakfast area are stunningly decorated and very relaxing. There is also a lovely bar area overlooking the garden - it's a shame it was a little too...

Thank MurciaDivechick
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Let me start my review by thanking my hosts Marion and Gavin for their warm hospitality. The stay, the lodge, the room everything was simply superb!!!! Our hosts helped us a lot and made our stay so nice on our Honeymoon. The lodge is one of the best that you would find in the whole Knysna, managed by Marion and...

Thank Varun R

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Waterfront Lodge

Address: The Point Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $73 - $131 (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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