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Reviewed 22 October 2009

David and Marion's Armadillo Studios is an idyllic place, up on the hill overlooking Knysna. Being a designer, David has created -- or rather they have both created -- a guest house of remarkable beauty and comfort as the website shows. The rooms are exceptionally well appointed and the garden quite lovely using, as it does, local plants. They are...

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UK, London
Reviewed 28 June 2009

Hi Marion & David, Firstly apologies in only getting around to writing this review some 3 months on! We just wanted to say many thanks for making our stay so enjoyable and for your great advice on all good things to do in Knysna! You made us feel really welcome and everything about our stay was perfect - the room,...

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Riyadh KSA
Reviewed 26 June 2009

It really is a beautiful B&B with excellent service. The room was very nice with a lot of privacy. The garden with the swimmingpool is a treat to look at. You need a car to move though.

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London
Reviewed 26 May 2009

We stayed at Armadillo Studios in December 2008 and couldn't have asked for a better welcome to Knysna. Our rental car broke down on the way to Knysna, meaning that we arrived later than planned at 9pm. Our welcome to Armadillo was lovely and just what we needed after a long and tiring day. The apartments are beautifully decorated and...

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Cardiff
Reviewed 10 April 2009

David and Marion are the perfect hosts.Armadillo Studios are fantastic. A great location close to the Knysna golf club and the Knysna Heads. The studios are very spacious and immaculate. We stayed for five nights and in that time David and Marion were not just hosts but became good friends. We travelled the garden route while we were in SA...

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Etobicoke
Reviewed 1 April 2009

We spent three enjoyable nights in Knysna at the Armadillo studios. The hosts, Marion and David were very professional in our pre-booking procedure and again when we arrived. They have 3 rooms and ours(#2) was very large and spacious, facing the rear yard and overlooking the swimming pool. For a small extra charge Marion will make you a great breakfast...

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Germany
Reviewed 25 March 2009

Marion & David are fantastic hosts in every way. The rooms are very comfortable with much love to the little things which make a stay convenient - and you get interesting recommendations where to eat, dring and do sightseeing. Always again ;o)

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Sussex
Reviewed 1 March 2009

From the moment we arrived we were made to feel so welcome by David and Marion that it made are stay at Knysna 'really special'. From the welcome drinks on your deck and the warm, natural greeting you both made us feel very special and very at home in your lovely property. We have stayed nearby last year and our...

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Reviewed 23 February 2009

we arrived at armadillo to a warm welcome from david and marion. we were shown our studio which was well equipped with everything you needed after a long drive (including wine) we were invited for a drink on the deck with marion and david who gave us advise on where to eat on our two night stay in knysna. marion...

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Bucks uk
Reviewed 16 February 2009

What can we say? We stayed with Marion and David in the aprtment for a whole month. These guys have it spot on. The place is clean, tidy and well kept. The garden is lovely too. They made us feel very welcome and go out of their way to make you feel at home and provide lots of tit bits...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Golf Course
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in tranquil, landscaped surroundings, close to Knysna & Pezula Golf Clubs, The Heads, town centre and Waterfront, Armadillo Studios offers the last word in affordable luxury. Our 4-star accommodation (B&B or self-catering) comprises spacious guest suites with stylish bathrooms, mini kitchens, lounge areas with flatscreen DSTV, DVD & hi-fi, private entrances, off street parking and patios overlooking our beautiful gardens with pool, sun deck, lapa and guest braai. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Armadillo Studios

Address: 15 Lindsay Street | Hunters Home, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $88 - $104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Depends on the size in your party and the size of room that you want. All have the same views and have a patio.”
 of 5 bubbles jonnoDevon, 26 Mar 2015 | Read review
“All units looked fantastic, there are three and all are different sizes. I had the smallest unit (it is still big) which is perfect for two people. The bigger units have a kitchen so if you want to do your own cooking then you would need to go for them.”
 of 5 bubbles nzchinagirl, 4 Feb 2014 | Read review
“There is only three studios so book early.”
 of 5 bubbles N6507UDanneb, 12 Jan 2014 | Read review
“For a family with two teenagers the two bedroom apartment was perfect, expecially as each room has its own bathroom!”
 of 5 bubbles michaelhS5728VF, 30 Dec 2013 | Read review
“All the rooms are of great standard, I'm sure anyone visiting would not be disappointed.”
 of 5 bubbles Kayleigh-Moon, 28 Dec 2013 | Read review
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