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Bamboo the Guesthouse

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Perth
Reviewed 5 October 2013

staff were extremely friendly. place was neat and tidy. food was delicious! really easy to think the staff were friends that I'd known for a long time! I loved the "honesty" bar. reallyjustgoes to show how theydon't operate with a commercial mindset! if you like a friendly atmosphere and want to meet some great people and get to know them....

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Jaynie C, Front Office Manager at Bamboo the Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words! Great to hear you enjoyed yourselves and felt at home!

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 4 October 2013

A quirky little B&B in Knysna. A random assortment of rooms divided by gardens containing Bric a Brack of all kinds. If you are expecting your standard B & B you are in for a surprise. Having said that, the staff were terrific and the food hearty and generous. A family establishment which made you feel part of it.

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Jaynie C, Front Office Manager at Bamboo the Guesthouse, responded to this review

We loved having you here and are so glad you felt apart of the family by the end of your stay! Please do come come back to visit your new friends!

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 4 October 2013

we only had one night in this little hidden paradise, but thoroughly enjoyed it! Upon arrival we were met by the ever-friendly Preston who gave us a quick tour. The whole place looks amazing and the rooms are magnificent. The place is its own little jungle with a very laid-back feeling. Upon arrival we did inquire about the possibility of...

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Jaynie C, Front Office Manager at Bamboo the Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review! We loved having you here. Next time you should definitely come back and stay for longer!

PE
Reviewed 18 September 2013

My husband and myself enjoyed a wonderful two days at Bamboo Guesthouse. All staff & owners where so helpful especially Amber, Preston & Jaynie. They assisted us with all querys & with activities to do in Knysna. The fireplace was a big plus - as on the Sunday night I got to curl up next to it with a book...

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Jaynie C, Owner at Bamboo the Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thanks for the lovely review we loved meeting you and your husband and hope to see you both back here in the very near future! warmest regards from all at Bamboo Jaynie

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 8 September 2013

excellent room (honeymoonsuite with fireplace, heater) friendly and helpfull staff (planning of aktivities even for a bad-weather-day) very good breakfast (yoghurt, fruit, eggs, omelette) lovely garden

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Thanks for the wonderful review! We loved having you both here with us at Bamboo and hope to welcome you back in the future! Best regards and warm greetings from all at Bamboo

Milan, Italy
Reviewed 24 August 2013

Beautiful guest house, with tropical gardens, very different rooms all to visit for their particular furniture and decoration. The communal part of the guest house is wonderful with a mosaic fireplace, nice things to see. Breakfast vey good. It was a pity that the weather was bad so a bit cold in the room event if there's a nice fireplace...

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Jaynie C, Owner at Bamboo the Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for the great review, we are constantly looking for and buying art and artifacts for our rooms and gardens, its wonderful to get feedback from our guests! We hope to see you and your family back in South Africa again Warm greeting from us all at Bamboo

Haarlem, The Netherlands
Reviewed 24 August 2013

A marvelous garden which you do not expect when you enter the building. Nice houses and a good bed. My son wants to do horseride and it was all arranged for us by the staff. Overall a great experience.

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Jaynie C, Owner at Bamboo the Guesthouse, responded to this review

Having fun with us is what we wish for all our guests!! Hope to welcome you and your family back in the near future.... perhaps for more horse riding, some surfing and a whole lot more fun! Warm greetings from all at Bamboo

Trieste, Italy
Reviewed 21 August 2013

Very nice and friendly atmosphere. And they have a very nice and friendly black cat too! We liked the furniture and the artcrafts and arts which are displayed all around the place. Staff frienedly and helpful. It is surrounded by a nice garden.

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Jaynie C, Owner at Bamboo the Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hello from sunny Knysna, thanks you so much for the lovely review! We have taken note of where we have not managed to star top marks and will endeavor to up our game. Warm greeting from the Bamboo team

Mtsangadoua
Reviewed 18 August 2013

Bamboo Guest house is definetly the place to be in Knysna if you want to spend a few days in a calm and enchanted place. My husband and I were very pleased by the hotel and our room especially ( The Forest Cabin). The decoration is remarkable, each item has been carefully chosen to create a warm and artistic atmosphere....

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Jaynie C, Owner at Bamboo the Guesthouse, responded to this review

We love reviews like yours! Thank you so much for the positive response! The forest cabin is one of our favorites and we constantly scour the local areas for new art works! Warm regards and greeting from all at Bamboo

Johannesburg
Reviewed 14 August 2013

Bamboo Guesthouse is in a lovely location a short drive away from the main Knysna attractions. It is set in a beautiful garden / forest, which also helps to maintain the privacy of the rooms. Each room has been individually and uniquely decorated. In fact, the whole guesthouse is creatively decorated. The rooms were large, clean and comfortable. I loved...

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Tamara, thanks for the wonderful review! Love it!!! Looking forward to welcome you back in December. Lots of love from all here at Bamboo

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Unique accommodation on the Garden Route, minutes from Knysna town centre, Bamboo Guest House offers a magical B&B experience in garden cottage rooms and courtyard suites, all in the tranquility of a tropical garden. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bamboo the Guesthouse

Address: No 9 Bolton Street | Hunter's Home, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $69 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bamboo the Guesthouse 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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