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Amanzi Island Lodge

31 Cearn Drive | Leisure Isle, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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  • Knysna Heads
    0.8 km
  • 4 star hotel
  • Free Parking
Reviewed yesterday
Wow what an amazing place
We felt as though we had arrived in paradise - what a... more
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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We felt as though we had arrived in paradise - what a beautifully appointed luxury B&B. Fabulous staff, beautiful room overlooking the lagoon. Everything catered for in room so that we had a relaxed and wonderful stay. Loved it and will definitely go back for another visit.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Amanzi Island Lodge, what a wonderful experience. Situated on the beautiful Leisure Island, Amanzi overlooks the famous and really quite spectacular Knysna Heads. This was our second time staying at this luxury holiday destination and, once again, we were spoilt beyond all expectation. From the moment we arrived, the Amanzi team were there to take care of our every need....

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Amanzi Island Lodge is conveniently located with the most breath-taking views of the lagoon, a water enthusiast dream. This paradise in the heart of Knysna is unmistakably the most beautiful lodge I have had the pleasure of visiting; surrounded by everything you could possibly need to enjoy a luxurious holiday. The friendly staff is always at hand and attentive to...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Absolutely impressed with costumer service. So polite, gentle, friendly and helpful. The property itself is an oasis of calm, perfect place for those who want to escape from the busy and noisy cities. Room very specious with great lagoon view, kept clean with little touches such as chocolate, tea selection and biscuits. The lodge itself has also bikes and kayaks...

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Paarl, South Africa
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We were fortunate to spent two days of our stay in the spacious honeymoon suite with private pool. Now we know what it feels like to be part of aristocracy! Service was above the top end of the scale and the staff went out of their way to make this the most enjoyable time of our holiday. If possible, one...

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Franschhoek, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Quite by chance when looking for somewhere to stay in Knysna, I stumbled upon Amanzi Island Lodge, I did not realise that it actually WAS on an island, this lodge overlooks the most peaceful lagoon, some parts of it in front of the hotel/lodge, are only knee deep, and they have canoes for guests and also bikes to borrow to...

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Bloemfontein
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Not Bad for a break near home ,but it must not rain otherwise there is nothing to do as the roads are pot clay and no game drives or horse rides go out ,Snooker room or games room would be great addition to the facilities when it does rain ,that gives you an alternative

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Camilla T, Public Relations Manager at Amanzi Island Lodge, responded to this review

This review is not fit Amanzi island lodge. Amanzi is located in Knysna not Orange Free State. Please can you re- route to context lodge. Thanks

High Wycombe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Firstly let me say this is a lovely Guest House with great views from the breakfast/lounge balcony. The staff are friendly and attentive and the breakfast is great. We were allocated the Pansy room which had no view really other than a side ways view of the Lagoon from the rather tired balcony with poor quality garden furniture on it....

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Camilla T, Public Relations Manager at Amanzi Island Lodge, responded to this review

Hi Andy, Many thanks for taking the time to write your TripAdvisor review. Your feedback is very valuable to us. All our rooms are available on our website with a full description and photographs of their views and layout, if you feel there was anything we should add to avoid any confusion in future please let us know. We will...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our relaxing 2 night stay at Amanzi, our room was perfect everything was so clean & the big bed was very comfortable. The views from the lodge are amazing, it was great just sitting out & having a drink or eating the tasty breakfast. All members of staff we're very friendly & helpful, they went that extra...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amanzi Island Lodge, what an awesome place!  First stop on our honeymoon my husband surprised me with 4 nights staying at Amanzi in their Seahorse Honeymoon Suite.  Beautiful room with an incredible view of the sea and the Knysna heads. Two bathrooms with a romantic Victorian bath and a shower for two!  Personal touches like slippers, gowns and chocolates for...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
On the shores of the Knysna Lagoon you'll find Amanzi Island Lodge, a tranquil beach house on Leisure Isle, with spectacular views of the Knysna Heads and Featherbed Nature Reserve. Spacious bedrooms open out onto a balcony either overlooking the lagoon or our private garden. Amanzi has a breakfast room opening onto the main terrace. Guests can enjoy an english breakfast while admiring the breathtaking view. Later, relax by the secluded swimming pool or sit on our terrace overlooking the lagoon and indulge in a sundowner. The complimentary bicycles and kayaks available at the guest house can be used for scenic trips around Leisure Isle.Our sunny and spacious rooms are air-conditioned and equipped with satellite TV. The bathrooms have under floor heating and complimentary Charlotte Rhys luxury products. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Amanzi Island Lodge

Address: 31 Cearn Drive | Leisure Isle, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $168 - $374 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Amanzi Island Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Most Front rooms have verandas , overlook the lagoon, and get the afternoon sun”
 of 5 bubbles carolbhickman, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Sea-horse Honeymoon Suite has a beautiful view, with an outdoor deck and very romantic”
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