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    Bamboo the Guesthouse

    No 9 Bolton Street | Hunter's Home, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent67%
    • Very good26%
    • Average4%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The staff were very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was good. Tropical setting. The rooms were a little dated and bohemian, and facilities basic. Could not get a hairdryer and wifi only available in main reception area which was very inconvenient. On the plus side they...More

    Thank SonjaB60
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The Bamboo Guesthouse is conveniently situated close to town and most of the trail runs. The family room which my friends and I shared was basic but comfortable. Good value, includes great breakfast, for a brief stay away.

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    Thank V7206LJlindah
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Left it a little late to book our accommodation on a busy Knysna weekend - so wasn't sure what we were in for. What a treat it was. A beautiful oasis. The hosts were amazingly friendly and efficient. The rooms were beautiful. Was very disappointed...More

    Thank ALTaylorZA
    Reviewed 22 June 2017

    very nice place - a bit out of the way/town center . very quiet. staff is very helpful, breakfast is great . it feels like you are in the middle of the jungle . we will certainly use this B&B for our next trip in...More

    Thank philippe D
    Reviewed 10 May 2017

    What an incredible place to stay at. Gordie and J are the BEST hosts we have ever encountered. From the welcome to the rooms to the food to the staff. Everything was perfect. Just wish we had longer than one night there - a true...More

    Thank Michelle A
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$53 - US$97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Knysna
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    Room Tips
    "Expect the unexpected"
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    "upstairs bedrooms make you feel you're in a tree house"
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    "They are all different and all have a jungle type view. Ask for an updated room."
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    "If you need any particular room just ask Janine and she will accommodate you just fine"
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