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The Turbine Boutique Hotel and Spa

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  • Excellent65%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

I visited Turbine twice this year for a conference and the lovely setting and service got me to stay over for the third and last part of the course. After the stay I am so sorry I didn't to it the previous two times. Excellent...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful hotel restored from old electric power station on Thessen Island. Beautiful decor throughout resembling the original use of the building. Great location with the lagoon surrounding the hotel. Rooms are spacious and bathrooms spectacular. Staff very friendly and restaurant great! You won’t go wrong...More

Thank Frans V
Response from Chris T, General Manager at The Turbine Boutique Hotel and SpaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Frans, we appreciate the positive feedback on our friendly staff and restaurant that is great. We look forward to your next visit and appreciate your valued support. Kind regards, Chris

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a fantastic hotel where luxury calm and kindness of the staff made our 4 days trip unbelievable. Suite 206 in front of tbe lagoon is simpmy amazing. Equipped kitchen, big bathroom with both shower and bathtup included (with separate toilets). We appreciated minibar, with...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a fantastic two-night stay in this very different hotel. It is a converted power station and still contains many of the old machinery including a huge winch in the bar (not used to hoist out drunks, at least not while we were there)....More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Trendy hotel with plenty facilities and friendly, helpful staff. We had a stunning room with view of the canal, which was spacious and had plenty of extras like coffee machine, bar fridge and fruit. Our stay was only one night and so did not have...More

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Response from Chris T, General Manager at The Turbine Boutique Hotel and SpaResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for sharing your positive review on our staff, rooms and facilities on offer. We are one of a kind Quirky and Trendy Hotel. We value your business.

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$107 - US$325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Trendy Hotel in Knysna
#2 Quirky Hotels Hotel in Knysna
#6 Quiet Hotel in Knysna
#7 Business Hotel in Knysna
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$107 - US$325 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Trendy Hotel in Knysna
#2 Quirky Hotels Hotel in Knysna
#6 Quiet Hotel in Knysna
#7 Business Hotel in Knysna
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room & Suite (92)
Dining (45)
Pool & Beach (14)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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RubinVanNiekerk
24 August 2017|
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Response from Chris S | Property representative |
Hi, yes we have additional blankets, additional heaters as well as hot bead bags for the beds. Not as cold as the weather forecast says.
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"view over the pool"
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""Elephant". The view was of the car park. 1st floor, near lifts &central area. Quiet. The..."
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"Avoid Turbine Hotel"
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"Lagoon suite was excellent"
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