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Wilderness
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife had a happy stay with you back in the 50s ... sadly, though it's still got a magic quality owing to its situation, it has hardly changed, she says, as far as the furnishings (the carpets especially!) are concerned.

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Wilderness
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stay at the Fairy Knowe; you won't be disappointed. The rooms are large, clean and the service and friendliness of the staff become a 5-star establishment. Food wholesome and good and the prices are reasonable for a stay in one of the best resorts in South Africa. The location too is ideal as it is away from the normal thrust...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We enjoy the stay, every was very quite and the scenery was magnificent. The only things we can complain about is the curtains in the bathroom was dirty (it seems that it has not been washed in a while) and it had a very strong smell of tobacco.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our daughter to Fairy Knowe Hotel for a few days and to the water fall. The staff are exceptionally helpful and friendly. The hotel is clean and tidy. Great breakfast. Would stay again as it great value for money and very central to all activities in the garden route.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived with tourists from Italy to a hotel that does not deserve the 4 star rating it seems to have on trip advisor. Doesn't look anything like the pictures advertised. False advertising on every front. Lady at reception was unpleasant, unprofessional in mannerisms and attire. Felt embarrassed to leave the clients at the hotel and rather made another plan to...

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George, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Reception lady sitting outside with family on arriving see us going inside, we have to asked someone were is the receptionist. Only after they called her outside she came to assist us. They dont keep their promises.

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Wilderness
Reviewed 1 week ago

We only just had a sleepover (B&B experience) We honestly can not review the amenities other than the splendid view over the vlei and a good night's rest. The bathroom tilework needs attention as do the mouldy ceiling above the bed.

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Wilderness
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely relaxing stay in generous accommodation of the old days right in the heart of the Wilderness lakes. Perfect for getting away from it all! Lots to do in the area including adventure sports for those who enjoy that sort of thing.

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George, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

The check in was effortless and friendly although they were a bit confused about the payment as I've paid through Agoda. This kind of thing needs to be sorted out prior to the guests arrival. The overall feeling was that the rooms and hotel in general needs to be updated. I can imagine it had it's heydays in the '70s...

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Wilderness
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like I said I do believe the rooms need a revamp. I did enjoy my stay but believe if you have improved rooms your ratings would improve. The site is amazing and staff all friendly. Have a great day and good value for money. cheers

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Conference Facilities

Additional Information about Fairy Knowe Hotel

Address: Dumbleton Road | PO Box 28, Wilderness 6560, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Wilderness
Price Range: $72 - $101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fairy Knowe Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 42
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“Definitely the lake view rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles Georgesmall, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking Lake highly recommended”
 of 5 bubbles maritaFullerdeBeer, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Do not stay in Rondawels”
 of 5 bubbles 688marikew, 25 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms next to the river.”
 of 5 bubbles Gordon-Upton, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a river view”
 of 5 bubbles Tipster1965, 7 May 2016 | Read review
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