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Knysna Log-Inn Hotel

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Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights on a tour of the garden route. The rooms were a good size and clean. There was a small pool and jacuzzi to relax after long walks in the morning. The hotel is conveniently located near to the waterfront as well as the Main Street for shopping.

Thank Kirsty W
Reviewed 22 November 2016

We stayed here for two nights as part of a tour. The building is really interesting and the hotel had a homely feel to it. Our room was spacious and the beds comfortable. There was wifi available, but not great in the rooms. It was conveniently located just a few minutes walk from the waterfront & harbour area; but we...

Thank Canonterry
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

I stayed here as part of a tour and really liked it. The room was big and bed comfortable. The few photos I took didn't do it justice. It is a very short walk from the waterfront and lots of restaurants in the same road.

Thank CharlieK2007
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

My favourite place to stay in Knysna. The staff are very helpful & friendly. The rooms are stylishly decorated & comfortable. Great location....walking distance to many restaurants, the waterfront & the mall. Easily accessible with plenty of parking.

Thank Jason G
Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 17 October 2016

This is what a real log inn is supposed to be. A very nice experience. Well designed rooms. They have a pool as well. Goes well with the quaint town of Knysna. Staff is very friendly. Porter services are chargeable, totally safe and secure. Breakfast spread needs to be a bit better. Indian restaurant is walking distance from the Hotel...

Thank singhm78
Vermilion, Canada
Reviewed 10 October 2016

The rooms were quite small but had an interesting double dutch door opening to the balcony. Found a strange smell in the room although it was clean. Two large stained glass windows in the main lobby area.

Thank sylvia734
Westport, Connecticut
Reviewed 9 October 2016

Built with logs and woods from the area, and hotel is centrally located and within walking distance to the Quays and restaurants. Everything one needs for a comfortable stay is available, and the rooms are very clean. Free wifi is available in rooms. I liked that the room had a deck. There is an unheated pool, and the Jacuzzi and...

1Thank lorettam55
National Capital Territory of Delhi, India
Reviewed 19 September 2016

A quiet place, small long corridors but comfortable and clean rooms. The cookie jar in the room was my favourite ! This is walking distance from the lagoon. They don't have any food service here which was a let down, we were asked to go across the street for dinner, nothing fancy, a small pub. All in all for the...

1Thank Ratsingh
Reviewed 15 September 2016

I wouldn't say this was a 4* hotel compared to others we stayed in on our trip. The rooms were finest the bathrooms was tiny and the view from the balcony which barely had room for two chair, overlooked a back yard. The pool was part of the carpark except fro a fence but we did use the sauna and...

Thank Claire J
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night and everything was great. Our room was clean and comfortable , the whole hotel is just lively with the big open reception area and carved wooden decor. Breakfast was terrific with a really wide range at the buffet. Definately will be back.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Knysna Log-Inn is the Southern hemisphere's largest Timberlog hotel. This unique 57 room hotel is ideally situated to enjoy all the central tourist attractions that Knysna has to offer. All rooms are air-conditioned and fitted with modern, but tasteful appointments. Recreational facilities include all season swimming pool,jacuzzi and sauna. Town and Knysna waterfront are a mere 5 minutes walk from the hotel. We have memberships at Simola Golf Course, which allows our guests access to this breathtaking course at affordable rates. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Knysna Log-Inn Hotel

Address: 16 Gray Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $109 - $247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Knysna Log-Inn Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 57
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Also Known As:
Knysna Log Hotel Knysna
Knysna Log Inn
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#2 Business Hotel in Knysna
#13 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
#14 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
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“Could be worth asking if there is a view, but I don't think there is”
 of 5 bubbles Kapaas, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Front rooms have best views.”
 of 5 bubbles 105SharonR, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the parking lot side since they have a small sit out.”
 of 5 bubbles Chocolates72, 15 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ask for rear if you are disturbed by traffic although it wouldnt bother me”
 of 5 bubbles toybanker, 22 Mar 2016 | Read review
“First floor had balcony on to the road”
 of 5 bubbles O9163MTrichardb, 14 Jan 2016 | Read review
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