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Parbold, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very friendly helpful owner. Everyjthing was lovely and clean. Nice option to be able to have breakfast on the balcony. Was able to walk into town and walk back at night. Some nice restaurants to choose from

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Thank you for staying with, we are glad that you enjoy your stay. We are looking forward to the opportunity to welcome you again at South Villa in the near future. South Villa team More 

Neunkirchen-Seelscheid, Germany
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4 reviews
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely accurate guest house. Very clean, nice view and excellent breakfast. Near the lagoon and also not far from Knysna center. There you find a lot of good restaurants. Especially the "34 south ". Enjoy CU splfhrr

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

a very elegant, stylist and cosy place to stay, we were on a way from Port E to Cape Town so had a car and it was not a problem for us that this place is not right on the beach but quite close to the Lagoons (with car it was 5/10 mins depending on traffic), owners are very kind... More 

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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Buried in the hill side just outside the main strip of Knysna. The room was very clean with a private balcony. We had breakfast on our balcony, it was very nice. Staff was efficient and precise. Parking was off the road.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Would recommend this accomodation. Staff efficient and friendly with good local knowledge. Lovely location with beautiful views. Breakfast on the room balcony was lovely and the breakfast was excellent with choices for everyone.

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Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 19 September 2016

The room and views were amazing: the bed was very comfortable and the room terrace with beautiful views of the lagoon. Breakfast service, fantastic and pleasent staff: the day before the owner give us a card for filling in with our breakfast items selection for the next day and where we preferred to have it (on the terrace of our... More 

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Brisbane
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Reviewed 17 September 2016

We were greeted on arrival with help to carry bags up to our room, a lovely cup of coffee, thank you Chris and a very warm and informative welcome from Marina. Our room was very clean and modern with lots of thought gone in to decorating - down to the Noritake China ware. We loved having our tasty breakfast brought... More 

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We loved staying at this property and Marina was an excellent host. The room was lovely with a great sea view. Breakfast was very nice and well organised. We would definitely stay at this property again on our next visit.

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice and friendly family! Nice location and excelent room! Highly recommended! The checkin experince was lovely, the made us feel as home. The breakfast is amazing, you order it the day before and you can even have it served in your room for free. They also have a good selection of DVDs to serve yourself.

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Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 23 July 2016

A wonderful two nights were spent at South Villa. The room was perfect with a balcony. Great breakfast made to order. Will definitely use this guest house again when in the area. We have used many guest houses in the area and this one is one of the best.

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  • Room Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
South Villa Guest House situated in the tranquil suburb of Paradise, in the town of Knysna. All our rooms feature a private balcony overlooking the Knysna lagoon and Knysna Heads. South Villa is ideally positioned to take advantage of all major attractions in and around Knysna. All rooms are fitted with: TV with DVD, Fully stocked Minibar, Tea and coffee makers, Electronic Safes. Bathroom Amenities: Hair Dryers, Bathrobes & Beach Towels, Queen extra length size beds, all fitted with quality bedclothes and feather comforters and pillows. ... more   less 

Additional Information about South Villa Guest House

Address: 22 Lower Circular Drive | Paradise, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $85 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — South Villa Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Lagoon Facing with Balcony”
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 of 5 bubbles Blueboylf, 23 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Top floor rooms have an beautiful view”
 of 5 bubbles RHGuarnieri, 7 Oct 2015 | Read review
“All rooms have a balcony but the best ones are on top. As you face the building we had the furthest to the right ( number 1 I believe) which had great views.”
 of 5 bubbles Fairclough88, 3 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Only four rooms here and I assume all are excellent. Some may be bigger than others but all are five star.”
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“Room one was gorgeous.”
 of 5 bubbles Jeff694, 3 Feb 2015 | Read review
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