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Villa Castollini

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Villa Castollini sits perched high up on the prestigious Western Head of the Garden Route town of Knysna. This remarkable Tuscan styled 5 star guest house is known for having one of the most spectacular and breathtaking views in South Africa. If your idea of a great getaway is a haven of privacy, luxurious and comfortable accommodation, superb breakfasts, warm and nurturing surrounds and hosts that offer genuine hospitality and a "nothing is too much trouble" philosophy, then the Villa has to be your first choice. The management, staff and our friendly resident dogs will ensure that you have a wonderful stay at the Villa. "Enter as Strangers and Leave as Friends"
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Banquet Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Laundry Service
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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Plettenberg Airport30 km
George Airport55 km
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Would recommend this property to any person considering accommodation in this area.Werner could not have been more helpful. The location is stunning. The property overlooks the lake and Knysna, a very pleasant township to experience the Garden Route.More

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Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank gtward2016
Response from Soniaclaassen, Owner at Villa CastolliniResponded 2 weeks ago

Good day to you Mr Ward. Thank you for your lovely review. We are delighted to learn that you have enjoyed your stay with us, as much as we enjoyed having you here. We hope you enjoy the rest of your visit to South Africa,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Constructed and decorated in the style of an Italian villa, the hotel’s primary draw is its setting high on a ridge overlooking the town of Knysna and its extensive lagoon. The Villa has a relatively small number of rooms, a pool and a lounging patio...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank DPLowcountry
Response from Soniaclaassen, Owner at Villa CastolliniResponded 2 weeks ago

Good day to you. Thank you for your lovely detailed review of Villa Castollini. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us, as much as we enjoyed having you. We are looking forward to welcoming you back to Villa Castollini in the near...More

Reviewed 11 July 2018

It was the first time since our youngest was born (20months) that we went away alone for the weekend and it felt like a honeymoon!! Staff was amazing, as was the food, we felt like royalty!! The scenery is immaculate and I would gladly recommend...More

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Date of stay: June 2018
1  Thank Helen K
Response from Soniaclaassen, Owner at Villa CastolliniResponded 13 July 2018

Thank you for your lovely review Helen. We enjoyed having you both stay with us! It warms our hearts to learn that you have enjoyed Villa Castollini as much as you did. We are looking forward to seeing you in the near future! Have a...More

Reviewed 3 June 2018

Villa Castollini has the excellent view of Knysna town. Rooms are super clean and regulary cleaned. Staffs are very helpful and professional. I loved my Villa-special breakfast every morning. Will recommend all to stay here when visiting Knysna.More

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Date of stay: May 2018
Thank amitabhsweden
Response from Soniaclaassen, Owner at Villa CastolliniResponded 8 June 2018

Thank you for your lovely review Amitabh It was lovely having you stay with us, and we look forward to your visit in the near future. Our breakfast is really special, and we are delighted that you enjoyed it as much as we enjoyed preparing...More

Reviewed 1 June 2018

Really enjoyed my stay at the Villa Castollini while exploring the Western Cape in South Africa. The team at the Castollini were super helpful and welcoming. The location is stunning with sweeping views of the Knysna Lagoon and the valley below. The Sunsets and Sunrises...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank GayWhistler
Response from Soniaclaassen, Owner at Villa CastolliniResponded 8 June 2018

Hi Dean. Thank you for your lovely review. We enjoyed having you stay with us, and look forward to your return in the near future. We wish you a speedy recovery, from you foot injury! Have a lovely day. Werner

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"All rooms have excellent views."
3 weeks ago
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"Solo and Luna are both good with lagoon views."
11 Oct 2017
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"Wait until it improves before you go"
10 Feb 2017
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"Best views and rooms"
25 Nov 2016
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US$92 - US$223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South AfricaWestern CapeKnysna
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