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The Rex Hotel

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  • Average9%
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  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
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Breakfast Buffet
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here while on a group touring holiday including The Garden Route. Very nice welcome from manager on arrival, but advised our rooms would be in the new part of the hotel. Rooms very modern and minimalistic in design, not as per pictures of original...More

Thank titchsue77
Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Titchsue77, Thank you for staying with us. We value all comments received. I am happy to advise that our bathroom glass doors have been frosted and rooms have been fitted with mirrors in the bedroom. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind...More

Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Their rooms are spacious and comfortable. Even with the modern deco style they still felt like home. The house keeping is on point. The breakfast is so South African with great variety and service. The Wi-Fi was not so great.

Thank mahlatse m
Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Mahlatse, Thank you for choosing to stay at The Rex Hotel. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind Regards, Masuda

Reviewed 11 December 2017

We stayed here 2 nights on a recent Garden Route Tour. The hotel is a former apartment block, consequently the room was very spacious with a separate lounge and kitchenette. It's only a short walk to the Waterfront shopping area where are based all the...More

Thank stu_denise
Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex HotelResponded 12 December 2017

Dear Stu_denise, Thank you for choosing to stay at The Rex Hotel. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind Regards, Masuda

Reviewed 4 December 2017

Had a recent stay here and would like to write a fair review despite the incident as we were checking out that overshadowed our stay. Nice rooms, modern design, average breakfast and location. Must be said that although the hotel is advertised as having free...More

Thank Lottie F
Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex HotelResponded 6 December 2017

Good Day, Thank you for bringing this incident to our attention. Firstly, I want to assure you the lady in question is in NO way affiliated with AHA hotel group and is in fact a retail tenant in the building. The Rex hotel and its...More

Reviewed 27 November 2017

Stayed here for 3 nights as part of the Distant Journeys Spectacular South Africa tour. First impressions were good. Pleasant meet and greet by the manager who advised us we were only the second set of guests to use rooms in the brand new extension...More

Thank David F
Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex HotelResponded 29 November 2017

Dear David Thank you for your kind words, it is appreciated in light of the challenges faced with the opening of the new rooms. We have taken all the feedback from your group and used it to improve our opening and it has certainly helped...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Price range
US$121 - US$405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Business Hotel in Knysna
#10 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
#17 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$121 - US$405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#4 Business Hotel in Knysna
#10 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
#17 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Dear Mr Theuns, Unfortunately we are fully booked 6-8 Jan'15 - however we do have a two bedroom apartment 8-10 Jan'15. Please do not hesitate to contact us should you wish to make a booking, or should you require any... More
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"Impressive hotel and suite. Very spacious with kitchen, dining room and lounge area. Large rooms with..."
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