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Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

The only bad thing is that we only had one night there. A really cute little place, great hosts, and nice area. They actually waved us goodbye when we left, lovely! Oh, and as a dog owner myself, I enjoy cuddling with their dogs!

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1Thank Bjarte L
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Thank you for your review and taking the time and trouble to publish it. I can assure you all at Bridgewater appreciate the feedback. It was unfortunate that you you were only with us for a night however a perfect excuse to return as we would love to host you again. I can assure you the dogs enjoyed beibng cuddled...

Amstelveen, The Netherlands
Reviewed 4 December 2016

From the moment Cornell met us in the parking lot until the moment we left, we knew our stay in the Bridgewater Manor would be a most enjoyable one. Cornell and Kevin were the perfect host and hostess, doing all that they could to make our visit pleasant. Whether it was the small touches, such as the platter with an...

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Thank you so much for your positive review and all at Bridgewater are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us as we enjoyed hosting you. Knysna itself is as important to us as is Bridgewater and we do our best to promote the beauty of Knysna and its surrounds and attractions as much as we can to our guests....

Gordon's Bay, South Africa
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Most friendly owner and husband Perfect lacation in walking distance to waterfront Verry pleasant breakfast Nice view ouver the bay Some noise due the main road N 2 Good location for excursions in surroundings

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Thank you for your positive review. We are working reducing the noise as much as possible, but at least with the doors closeed at night it is minimal but are pleased you enjoyed everything else at Bridgewater. Hopefully we will host you again soon. regards Kevin Cornell and the Bridgewater Team

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 December 2016

very warm welcome and advice offered on what to do and where to eat. All done in a friendly way rather than as a series of instructions. Fabulous view from the bedroom in fact the whole property. I felt nothing was too much trouble

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Thank you ChrisB, we enjoyed having you with us and similarly disappointed that your stay with us was so fleeting. We, not only are passionate about Bridgewater, but are passionate about beautiful Knysna and are keen to encourage our guests to experience the area as much as possible. Hopefully you will return as we would love to host you for...

Stellenbosch, South Africa
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Spent the weekend at this charming and beautiful guest house. Cornell and Kevin are really wonderful hosts. They go the extra mile in EVERYTHING that they do for you. The rooms are all beautifully decorated and cater for your every need. The perfect home away from home, relaxed environment. Thanks for your kind efforts, we will be back.

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Thank you very much both for taking the time and trouble to write your review and your glowing review. At Bridgewater we do our utmost best to have our guests feel at home and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us in this paradise called Knysna. We look forward to hosting you again very soon. Regards...

Canada
Reviewed 21 November 2016

The hotel is located a short driving distance away from the centre of town. The rooms are clean and quaintly decorated. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Our room had an amazing view of the lagoon. Highly recommended if you travel by car.

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Thank you for your review. It is greatly appreciated. We look forward to you returning to us to see the changes we are planning. We enjoy hosting our guests and do our utmost to help the guests enjoy themselves at Bridghewater Manor Regards Kevin, Cornell and the Bridgewater Team

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2016

My daughter and I spent two nights at Bridgewater Manor on our tour of the Cape and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Kevin and Cornell are wonderful hosts and provided lots of helpful suggestions of places to visit. Having recently taken over the property they are currently transforming it into an oasis of elegant serenity. Good location, easy to find, secure...

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2Thank carolinepO2443SJ
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Your review is greatly appreciated by all of us at Bridgewater. Please come back to enjoy all the changes that we are planning. We all wish both you and your daughter every success with your chosen careers. Regards Kevin, Cornell and the Bridgewater Team

Weil am Rhein, Germany
Reviewed 9 November 2016

Very nice owners, they gave excellent support in making reservations or explaining where it could be interesting. Excellent Service, very good breakfast, beautiful view over the Knysna lagoon. This B&B can be recommended to everybody.

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Thanking you for taking the time to publish your views and recommendation, it is really appreciated. We enjoyed hosting you and hope to do so again in the near future. Knysna is a marvellous destination and we are pasionate , not only about Bridgewater Manor and making our guests feel at home and valued, but Knysna itself. Hope you had...

San Miguel de Allende, Mexico
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Everything was great! 눇The service we received from Kevin and Cornell and their gracious hospitality was so delightful. The beds are luscious and dreamy. We came back each evening to strawberries accompanied by a sweet treat, and a delicious glass of Sherry and found our beds turned down. Bridgewater Manor is decorated in such tasteful decor providing an exquisite ambiance....

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Thank you weluv2travel4fun. What a great review! Such feedback really encourages us all here at Bridgewater. As you say you and your husband travel for fun and we try to make your visit as pleasurable as possible. We are pleased you enjoyed your whale watching excursion and really hope we can host you again in the near future

Newmarket, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2016

This would be the second time we have stayed at this B & B, which is now under new management. What a bonus! Cornell and Kevin the new owners are charming and attentive, also, when it comes to any trips, restaurants and taxis that need to be booked etc, they both would without hesitation, make you feel at home by...

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Thank you Judy for your marvellous review of Bridgewater- it really means a lot to us all. Hopefully on your next visit Cornell will have sourced and placed more quirky, interesting little "things" around for your excellent photographer's eye to catch. Thank you for all the laughs.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Bridgewater Manor

Address: 33 Circular Drive, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $143 - $215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bridgewater Manor 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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