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    The Phantom Forest Eco-Reserve

    27 Phantom River Street, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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    Reviewed 31 March 2017

    This place is a real marvel: luxurious, beautifully appointed rooms, each with total privacy, built into the forest on a mountain. Sit on your private patio, just you and the birds and the views, and be transported. A great antidote to hectic travel in Cape...More

    Thank John R
    Response from PhantomForest, Guest Relations Manager at The Phantom Forest Eco-ReserveResponded 17 April 2017

    Thank you for your review on Phantom Forest. We are glad that you felt the "antidote" to the hectic rush beyond our magical location. We look forward to hosting you once again in the future!

    Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here for one night, in one of the upper tree houses. The room was one of the most unique places I have ever stayed. We had an outdoor jacuzzi bath on the deck outside the room and it was an unbelievable experience!! The...More

    Thank kittyoflondon
    Response from PhantomForest, Guest Relations Manager at The Phantom Forest Eco-ReserveResponded 17 April 2017

    Thank you for your review on Phantom Forest. We are thrilled that you had an enchanting time in our magical forest, from doing the "loop" to the outdoor spa-bath experience. Hopefully we can get to host you once again in the future with some adventurous...More

    Reviewed 12 March 2017

    Few words can describe what it feels like to sit in a bath right in the middle of nature. Total bliss comes to mind... The location, lay-out and overall experience is something that must be experienced for at least one night. Bucket list item. The...More

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    Response from PhantomForest, Guest Relations Manager at The Phantom Forest Eco-ReserveResponded 20 March 2017

    Thank YOU for allowing Phantom Forest to share her secrets with you! We appreciate your comments and feedback and look forward to hosting you again in the future!

    Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

    This was the first stop on our honeymoon and the best! From our very private Shongolola tree house to the most exquisite 7 course 5* meals, relaxing massages, their 'bubble barrel' and being surrounded by the most beautiful breakfast setting - multicolor loeries flitting through...More

    Thank Joanne K
    Response from PhantomForest, Guest Relations Manager at The Phantom Forest Eco-ReserveResponded 20 March 2017

    Thank you for your review of Phantom Forest! We are thrilled that you had a good time in our beautiful lodge and that the mossies didn't carry you away. Congratulations once again on your commitment together and we look forward to hosting you again in...More

    Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

    While this was lovely accommodation it didn't quite fully meet our expectations for a variety of reasons. While I loved our lodge, my husband thought it was a little contrived. While he loved the food, I found it sickening with a bad combination of flavours...More

    Thank MKEG2014
    Response from PhantomForest, Guest Relations Manager at The Phantom Forest Eco-ReserveResponded 20 March 2017

    Thank you for your review of Phantom Forest! We do take comments seriously and appreciate your feedback. Hopefully we get to host you again in the future with something more palatable but no less exciting from our Boma restaurant!

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
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    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$80 - US$388 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Spa Hotel in Knysna
    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
    • #12 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    Robert C
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    Response from Catherine T | Reviewed this property |
    It is a lovely place for nature lover.. You will be totally "enchanté"....velvet Monkeys.. Lawries ..delicious food...and much more...a dream
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    27 September 2016|
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    Hi Ian If you could please email me it is preferable to prebook treatments prior to arrival.
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    14 September 2016|
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    We do have availability please email me for more information email details on Website Kind regards Sandy
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