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    Portland Manor - Historical Country Estate

    Knysna 6570, South Africa
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    1 - 5 of 33 reviews

    Reviewed 4 April 2017

    For more than two decades I had a romantic notion to visit this old manor near Rheenedal, outside Knysna, and it did not disappoint. Hostess Debbie Corse was the mostest, as they say. Although the accommodation is now housed in a faux antique building, it...More

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    Management response:Responded 6 April 2017

    Dear Sir, Thank you for your review on trip advisor, I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay here with us and the experience was a positive one, we do always try our best to ensure that each guest is as happy as we...More

    Reviewed 19 January 2017

    Not properly managed beautiful place. Our room had no aircon or fan. The shelves were removed from the wardrobe and there were hangers. You are asked what you want for breakfast without being offered a menu ,didn't know they had one until I saw it...More

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    Management response:Responded 20 January 2017

    Dear Madam, I am sorry to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us, I would have preferred that you had spoken to me so that I could have sorted out some of the issues with you while you were here. We do...More

    Reviewed 13 January 2017

    Undeterred by the rather inadequate directions offered on the Airbnb site and enticed by signposted promises of cold beer as we made our way slowly down the >2km rough track, we arrived rather inauspiciously at the Portland Manor Reception just as the receptionist was leaving...More

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    Management response:Responded 20 January 2017

    Dear Gavin, Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us, I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us, we always do our best to try and ensure that our guests enjoy their stay with us, it spurs us...More

    Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

    Was so looking forward to the visit at Portland Manor. What a disappointment. Outdated, curtains coming off the wall. Grease/oil floating in my coffee. Dirty kitchen, bad food, time for a total revamp...

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    Reviewed 6 January 2017

    We arrived at the Manor during the afternoon and when we came around the corner it looked as if we were entering a scrap yard because of all the wrecks and scrap on the left side of the road. Already set a back we entered...More

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    "Every room is different from the next, hard to answer.... I'm sure Debbie would give you the best..."
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