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Wilderness
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We enjoyed our stay. It offers good value for money. The staff are friendly and helpful. The breakfast is good and the tranquil setting adds to it being special. Thank you for displaying the history of the establishment in the passage - it is most interesting and speaks to a family/ families committed to their cause.

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Gaborone
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Whilst the hotel could really do with a bit of a make over, this was really a minor thing to me. My stay was comfortable and the staff were really accommodating and friendly. Being right by the lake was wonderful and gave me a sense of peace and serenity. I would really like to go back again

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Required a one night stay. Staff at reception very accomodating and excellent service given. The stay for the family was enjoyable. The rooms were comfortable. Amenities clean. Great location in wilderness as N2 easily accessible.

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Wilderness
Reviewed 1 week ago

I appreciated the fact that the hotel is very old, but old does not mean dirty and dilapidated. Pool was green, room smelled of mold, carpets were not vacuumed and bathroom smelled disgusting. Could not wait to get out of there. What you see on the net and what you get are total opposites. We were most disappointed

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Wilderness
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family stayed at the Fairy Knowe in early January. We found the location to be excellent with the beautiful Touws River right on our doorstep. In addition it was ideally situated situated beside EdenAdventures which was great for arranging activities. Breakfasts were very good and rooms were comfortable. We really enjoyed our stay here at the Fairy Knowe -...

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Wilderness
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location and beautiful river to swim in. Check in was very frustrating and unprofessional. Balcony overlooking the river was very dirty but an awesome view! Breakfast was very good with friendly staff

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is like a diamond in the rough. It is so beautiful and situated right on the Touwsrivier with excellent access to it, but it is really dated and a lot of things in desperate need of repair. On a positive note, it is clean, the breakfast were nice and the staff are friendly.

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Wilderness
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our check-in and check-out went smoothly. As always, we loved our experience at the FKH, however the bungalows need to be upgraded, (e.g. broken chair, room very dark). The staff are always friendly and helpful. The location is perfect - between the river and ocean ! The amenities are great. The best part is that you feel like you're part...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel has so much potential. It is on the river, has great water activities, a pool and a tennis court. The facilities are perfect for a lovely family holiday. The following could be improved on substantially *very run down facilities all around *pricing of a family rondavel facing the parking lot the same as one facing the river *...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Apart from the swimming pool being green and therefore unusable all the facilities on offer were available. The entertainment room needs some improvement, but otherwise the hotel feels 'homey', the restaurant is very reasonably priced and the food delicious and the staff are friendly and helpful. We booked online and on arriving found we could have used 2 rooms instead...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • 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: $56 - $93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fairy Knowe Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 42
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“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
“best view over the Touws river. I love it”
 of 5 bubbles Gigi6404, 31 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Riverside rooms”
  • The view of the river in the morning from the room
 of 5 bubbles 453deborahb, 16 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We loved the rondavel”
 of 5 bubbles KarolinOtto, 1 Mar 2016 | Read review
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