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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Thank Nicole for making our stay in Knysna a truly memorable one. The guest house is absolutely stunning with a wonderful view over Knysna. We were made to feel very welcome and would definitely come back.

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London
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Cambalaia is situated in Paradise Knysna and it is no exaggeration. From the warm welcome by Nicole on arrival to the fabulous view from the infinity swimming pool to the spacious luxury bedroom and delicious breakfast everything was perfect. There are many excellent b and bs in S.Africa we have stayed at and this is one of the best.

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Belgium
Reviewed 14 February 2016

In Cambalala guesthouse we were welcomed by Nicole, she was very kindly! The view was wonderful en also the guesthouse on itself was very beautiful! Everything lookes so nice en careful. We had a relaxed feeling. Only an airconditioning was missing, but it was'nt necessary for a nice staying. We would everyone who wants to stay in Knysa recommend Cambalala!!!...

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Wien/Hamburg
Reviewed 12 February 2016

It started with a very nice welcome. Nicole is a perfect host. She surprised us with reservations for dinner for the first 2 evenings. Rooms & pool & breakfast are all perfect. Thanks for the nice stay!

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Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2016

The guest house overlooks Knysna bay and is set in a beautiful garden. The rooms are beautiful and well equipped. The bathrooms are fantastic. The owner looks after all her guests ensuring that they enjoy every day. She arranges reservations at the best restaurants. There is ample off road parking. Breakfasts are excellent sitting on the patio beside the infinity...

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Thank Clive C
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 8 February 2016 via mobile

Great experience,great service,great facilities and a great view.Had a absolutely exceptional time during our stay.The staff is highly professional, very friendly and helpful.The guesthouse is situated in a beautiful location overlooking the knysna lagoon and have a beautiful established garden for relaxation.

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Child Okeford, null, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Where do I start?! I wish there was a 6th rating! Nicole is a wonderful host and her guesthouse is absolutely beautiful. We wish we stayed for longer. The room, pool and breakfast area were immaculate. I cannot fault anything and would return in a heartbeat! We sincerely thank Nicole for her impeccable service and recommend everyone to stay at...

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Wincanton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2016

This place is literally amazing, from the minute we arrived Nicole the host welcomed us with a warm smile and a large glass of wine. Her place is stunning, the rooms were large and immaculate and the photos for the pool and view don't even do it justice. There was four of us staying here and we couldn't have enjoyed...

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Aarhus, Denmark
Reviewed 8 January 2016

We stayed for three nights. The rooms and the place were absolutely gorgeous, and our hosts were very friendly and helpful. The breakfast at the terrace was a treat. We can highly recommend it to anyone travelling to Knysna.

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Reviewed 30 December 2015

Nicole is the best hottest ever. Always ready to offer some wine for tasting. The rooms are 5 star. Not 4 Star as on the add, so surely you will enjoy it and get value for money. Nespresso Machines in the rooms, Wi-Fi available which is great. Excellent breakfast. Prefect setting with rim flow pool overlooking Knysna and the Heads....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Minibar
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cambalala is a luxury guest house ideally situated in Paradise with magnificent views over the lagoon. This is the perfect place to forget about the rest of the world and lose yourself in South Africa's favourite town. We proudly offer stylish and comfortable accommodation with the very best of service and hospitality. Each of the five double en-suite rooms emphasize comfort and exude style. High quality linen, underfloor heating, minibars, TVs, iPod docking systems, safes, Wi-Fi Internet access and Nespresso machines create suites that are left wanting nothing. Private balconies offer views over the beautiful indigenous garden and clear infinity pool which blends seamlessly with the panoramic lagoon views in the distance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cambalala

Address: 46 Circular Drive | Paradise, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: €126 - €249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cambalala 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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  • Evening view from the garden over the lagoon and Knysna Heads
  • Garden with infinity pool and views over lagoon and Knysna Heads
 of 5 bubbles robinia2014, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are delightful”
 of 5 bubbles Charlotten, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are wonderful!”
 of 5 bubbles 207maisiet, 20 Jan 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have great views”
 of 5 bubbles marcellica, 29 Dec 2015 | Read review
“The honeymoon suite was beautiful, but we got a peek at most other rooms and they were all stunning! You can't go wrong”
 of 5 bubbles 686aimeed, 20 Oct 2015 | Read review
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