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Cambalala

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Heidelberg, Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent Location with spectacular view in Knysna. Nice and clean hotel with very good interior Very pleasant hotel owner that care for their guests Knysna itself is good for holidays with small city and lagoon

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Kriens, Luzern, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We was for 3 Days in the luxury Guesthouse Cambalala and it was awesome ! We stayed in the Penthouse, it was perfect and great. The Breakfast was great and very good. Nicole is a very kind and helpful Person, we felt very comfortable in the Cambalala during our stay. Thank you very much for all :-)

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cambalala is a guest house featuring very nice rooms with a stunning view over Knysna. The host Nicole takes excellent care of her guests and supports them with restaurant reservations and ideas for excursions. "The Penthouse" is a beautiful loft with a private terrace allowing you to fully enjoy Knysna. If you are looking for a special retreat, you should...

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Wiltshire
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Cambalala in the Paradise area of Knysna offers the most amazing views to Knysna Lagoon and Heads. The setting is absolutley stunning and picture perfect with fabulous gardens, a gorgeous pool again with stunning views and each room has its own terrace plus additional space for sun loungers. Cambalala is immaculate throughout with great attention to detail. Nicole the owner...

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Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

If you're ever travelling along the garden route and need a place to stay, please don't pass by Cambalala Guest House, you'll regret it. We stayed for 4 nights and I have to say it's one of the nicest places we've stayed. The accommodation is spectacular and immaculate. The host were amazing and the breakfast was second to none. If...

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Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We stayed for several nights & found it a good location for visiting Knysna & the surrounding areas. The guest house is very stylishly decorated in a modern way & very comfortable we also enjoyed the breakfast which was cooked perfectly every day. Nicole - The owner, also helped with local dinner reservations which helped make our stay even more...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Our stay at Cambalala was the best in our 3 weeks SA! The owner Nicole was very hospitable, friendly and knew what we 2 liked; she offered (complimentary!) drinks when we were relaxing at the pool and had the best recommendations for restaurants and activities in de area (really do the Robberg trail if you enjoy hiking!). I would recommend...

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Beverley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 January 2017

What a find! This guest house has to have one of the most stunning views of Knysna lagoon whilst providing first class accommodation and service. It is set on a hillside a short distance from the main town and not easily accessible on foot but easily accessible by car and well worth the short drive. The plunge pool, terrace and...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We stayed at Cambalala between Christmas and New Year (December 2016) for two nights. We could not fault the quality of accommodation, facilities, hospitality and the breakfast. Everything has been thought through in great detail, and the house has been beautifully finished throughout. The pool is wonderful, and the view of Knysna cannot be topped.

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Landsmeer, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 January 2017

I can't imagine there is a better place to stay in Knysna. Perfect room. Perfect view on the lagoon. Perfect pool. Perfect breakfast. Perfect location in the town. And perfect wine offered by Nicole. What else can you expect?

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cambalala is a luxury guest house ideally situated in Paradise with magnificent views over the lagoon. This is the perfect place to forget about the rest of the world and lose yourself in South Africa's favourite town. We proudly offer stylish and comfortable accommodation with the very best of service and hospitality. Each of the five double en-suite rooms emphasize comfort and exude style. High quality linen, underfloor heating, minibars, TVs, iPod docking systems, safes, Wi-Fi Internet access and Nespresso machines create suites that are left wanting nothing. Private balconies offer views over the beautiful indigenous garden and clear infinity pool which blends seamlessly with the panoramic lagoon views in the distance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cambalala

Address: 46 Circular Drive | Paradise, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $190 - $364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cambalala 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Penthouse Suite is huge and it's elevated position provides the best views”
BURTONWiltshire, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Can't imagine there is a bad room”
  • Evening view from the garden over the lagoon and Knysna Heads
  • Garden with infinity pool and views over lagoon and Knysna Heads
robinia2014, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are delightful”
Charlotten, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are wonderful!”
207maisiet, 20 Jan 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have great views”
marcellica, 29 Dec 2015 | Read review
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