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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We spent 3 days in wonderful Knysna. And we live like kings with our hosts Andreas und Ines in the Candlewood lodge. We have a wonderful room with a really stunning view over the whole Laguna. They took care for us all the time. The looked for bookings in the best restaurants, they organized the transport. And in the morning...

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Frankfurt
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Ines and Andreas are so lovely hosts. We had a very warm welcome and we really enjoyed our stay at their beautiful guesthouse. Breakfast is outstandig! The staff is gorgeous. Hope to See you soon again!

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Kent
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ines and Andreas (the owners of Candlewood Lodge) are fantastic hosts, the service they provide is far beyond our expectation and very much appreciated. Beautifully appointed room and some really lovely special touches that made our stay perfect. Lovely view of the lagoon from the property. Good location. Lovely breakfast (eaten whilst watching the monkeys swing in nearby trees!) Everything...

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Kirchheim/Teck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice B&B with with equipment in high quality. Delicious breakfast. The German owners give excellent advice for things to do and where to eat. The B&B is around 5 minutes by car to the city center with a nice view over the bay. We plan to come back.

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India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Inis and Andi, the young couple that ran Candlewood lodge made us feel welcome from the moment we arrived. Welcome drinks and snacks, coffee maker in the room that was wonderfully comfortable. So happy we had 2 nights here to enjoy Knysna and the Lodge. Breakfast was a delight. They catered wonderfully to Gluten-free clients (me) and had the...

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a family room here together with me daughter. It had 2 large rooms. It was very luxurious. At arrival we were welkome by our hostess, who made sure that we had everything we needed during our stay. She gave us tips on what to do in Knysna, made us a delicious luxury breakfast, and every night a bedtime...

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect place. very warm welcome of Ines & Andi, tyr to really support you with a lot of good tipps, restaurant bookings, laundry service ... you name it.. Sun downer in the property with nice wine and fresh oysters to get in touch and chat with other guests.. a lot of small details which really makes you feel welcome.. very...

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 3 nights in their SEA Room, which was spacious, clean and comfortable with wonderful views from the balcony across the Lagoon and towards the Heads. Andreas (Andi) and Ines are excellent hosts and nothing is too much trouble for them to ensure their guests have a memorable stay. Their breakfasts are wonderful, with a great selection of...

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were delighted with the accommodation afforded us at the Candlewood Lodge, and the breakfasts in the morning were as spectaular as the facilities themselves. Andres and Inez were charming and helpful and the place was full of little niceties that made our stay a delight. We look forward to repeating our visit at some stage in the future

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Beerse, Belgium
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Excellent stay at the Candlewood lodge with Ines and Andy. It was much more then the Bed and Breakfast, although these were fantastic. The special attentions of the hosts give you the feeling to be very welcome. Candelwood stories at bedtime, flowers and candy, the special welcome drink and greetings...never seen before! An absolute topper!

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury accommodation in Knysna, Candlewood Lodge bed and breakfast in Knysna overlooks the famous Knysna Lagoon with stunning views and luxurious accommodation. The accommodation offered by Ines and Andreas Merz at Candlewood Lodge is five star (5 star) rated by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa and the AA. This luxurious Knysna bed and breakfast enjoys unsurpassed views straight through the heads and the Knysna lagoon to the Indian Ocean. The accommodation comprises six superbly appointed double en suite rooms and one family suite, a separate guest dining area and outdoor patio, large pool and spa. There are many activities to enjoy in Knysna not least of which are the numerous golf courses, horse riding, sailing and gastronomic pleasantries abundant in the town. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Candlewood Lodge

Address: 8 Stinkwood Crescent | Upper Old Place, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $123 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Candlewood Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 7
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“We didn't have a room with a view of the lagoon, but we still loved staying here”
 of 5 bubbles TravellingLou, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Either a quiet garden view or the sea view, both had their pros.”
 of 5 bubbles Harafarms, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The balcony rooms have the best views.”
 of 5 bubbles rone217, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“would not recommend the spray room, since it's door is goes out to the balcony were people sit for breakfast when the weather allows”
 of 5 bubbles 491talb, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Three rooms have the view posted, highly recommended.”
 of 5 bubbles LAItaveler1, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
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