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Knysna Country House

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Reviewed 8 July 2015

Bit far from town. No luggage rack in room. TV very limited. Cold plates for breakfast. Breakfast only served from 8am, needed hot breakfast earlier.Could get the cold element earlier. Room 1 not very warm despite a wall heater. Only view from room 1 was small front garden and wall.

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 6 July 2015

The Knysna Country House is an excellent B & B in every way. Lovely location and very comfortable and serene. Breakfast was amazing and the rooms are comfortable and clean. we stayed in room 7 that included a mini lounge area with a fireplace :-) Free wifi, double bath, double shower and double basins. Ypie, Erik and Sandy and rest...

Thank Luci-WP
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

I stayed for 2 nights and we were luckily upgraded to the family unit where we were more than comfy. Breakfast was so amazing i was stuffing myself with their delicious food. A complete menu from every restaurant in knysna available which was really handy

Thank 643yejink
Reviewed 2 May 2015

Friendly and helpful staff and hosts. Breakfast was really nice and the rooms are comfortable and clean. Free wifi. Definitly a cosy place to stay with secure parking. A bit far from the centre of town but the service received was worth it. We Will definitely come back.

Thank Theuns B
Reviewed 29 April 2015 via mobile

This was one of the best places we stayed at on our garden route holiday, the rooms were really nice, gardens are beautiful and the staff running the house very friendly and helpful. We were very fortunate with the weather and had breakfast on the patio overlooking the pool every morning, which was very relaxing. I would definitely stay at...

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 April 2015

Best on the garden route,in my opinion.But I'll be surprised if you will find a better place to stay. From the moment we arrived to the moment we left,we were treated like friends,rather than guests.everyone connected to the hotel were friendly and informative. A special mention to Sandy who is like a little sergeant major (in a nice way!) The...

Thank elstongunn63
Reviewed 1 April 2015

Great room, in fact the biggest of our stay in South Africa. Well decorated with safe parking for the car and a great swimming pool to cool off in. Owners and staff are really friendly and the locations is good a short taxi ride into the waterfront costing £5. The only thing stopping five stars is the lack of air...

Thank Iandavis13
Mattapoisett, Massachusetts
Reviewed 21 March 2015

We spent one night at this B&B. It was fine although we were in the annex area and not the main house. Breakfast was very good and filling. However, I should have read the location description a little more carefully as they are located at least 10-15 minutes from the town center, and for that reason I would not stay...

Thank mum5girls
Kirkby Lonsdale, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 March 2015

This is a lovely place to stay in Knysna. Set high up it has a beautiful view to the lagoon and is surrounded by trees. The garden is just lovely. We enjoyed a superb breakfast on the balcony each morning and the splendid pool in the late afternoons. Erik and Ypie made us very welcome. We would choose Knysna Country...

Thank Judith G
Robertson Wine Valley, South Africa
Reviewed 12 March 2015

The Knysna Country House is an excellent B & B in every way. Lovely location and very comfortable . Eric and Ypie are delightful hosts Andy the staff could not be more helpful. The pool is superb and breakfast beautifully served. Thoroughly recommended.

Thank richard s

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Knysna Country House, situated in the wooded suburb of Hunters Home, is only minutes away from the Knysna and Pezula Golf Courses in Knysna, on the scenic Garden Route alongthe Indian Ocean coastline of South Africa. The spacious and sunny balcony overlooking the large swimming pool is the ideal place to enjoy the rich bird life and views over the Knysna Lagoon, town and distant mountains. Only 9 rooms, knowleagable, multi-lingual hosts and friendly and relaxed atmosphere. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Knysna Country House

Address: 30 Fraser Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $89 - $159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Knysna Country House 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Rooms with balcony facing directly to the view will be great, but it may offred at higher price”
 of 5 bubbles limwiehan, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“standard rooms are noisy - you hear every single move of the other room next door.”
 of 5 bubbles Mada1234, 6 May 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the main part.”
 of 5 bubbles Liza_Blackman, 8 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Best views will be rooms 5 and up!”
 of 5 bubbles Anneke_botha, 2 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Go for the luxury rooms, the little extra is so worth the view.”
 of 5 bubbles IndigoSoulStar, 12 Aug 2015 | Read review
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