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    Forest Edge Nature-lovers' Retreat

    Farm 118 | Edge of Indigenous Forest, Garden Route, Knysna 6576, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent91%
    • Very good7%
    • Average1%
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    • Terrible1%
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    “the cottages” (61 reviews)
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    Free Internet
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Time spent at Forest Edge was totally relaxing, just far enough away from the hustle of city life, but not too far for the trip into the city. A totally relaxing atmosphere on the edge of the Knysna forest with quick access into the Garden...More

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    Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 1 week ago

    We are so happy that you guys had a good time with us at Forest Edge. Thank you so much for trusting us with your precious vacation memories. Till we meet again. Danie & the rest of the Forest Edge Team.

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Forest Edge - Nature-lovers Retreat lovers retreat is lovely self-catering cottages in Knysna and is ideal for a quiet weekend away for nature lovers "What a fantastic place to stay, the view is great and we had a wonderful weekend. I was so thankful that...More

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    Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for the kind words and detail review Marie, we really appreciate it. We hope to welcome you back soon to our magical forest retreat. Danie & the rest of the Forest Edge Team

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    If you are looking for a home from home - Forest Edge is the place. My favorite, was the meditation area and the bird life. The finishes, cutlery and crockery are of the best standard. Friendly and helpful staff. Well done to the owners!!

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    Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thanks for the kind words Adele. It was a pleasure to host you at our magical forest retreat. Next time, bring the entire family. Till we meet again. Danie & the Forest Edge Team

    Reviewed 13 August 2017

    I cant rate this place highly enough. The staff are incredible, the facilities are a version of luxury rustic with the accommodation having fires, outside showers, braai's, balconies, hammocks, such privileges we dont have in real life.More

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    Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 14 August 2017

    Thank you very much for the great review Andrea. We're so happy that you had such a great time with us at Forest Edge. We can't wait to welcome you back to our magical forest retreat. Till we meet again, Danie & the rest of...More

    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    The stay at Forest Edge was everything as advertised. We were warmly received and the accommodation was as advertised. The Drupkelders walk is a definite for nature-lovers. This is a perfect nature-lovers' retreat.

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    Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 12 July 2017

    Thank you SO much for entrusting Forest Edge with your precious honeymoon memories. We are so happy that you guys had a great time. Hopefully we will see you guys at your anniversary get-away : ) All the best, The Forest Edge Team.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • US$73 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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