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    The Rex Hotel

    8 Gray Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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    Reviewed 23 April 2017

    The Rex Hotel is by no means a bad hotel but there are a lot of little things that make it difficult for me to give it more than three "blobs". Firstly it's a bit tricky to find. It's on Grey (or Gray, the spelling...More

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    Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex HotelResponded 25 April 2017

    Dear The_Don_UK, Many thanks for taking the time to post a review. We value all comments received. The hotel is currently undergoing an extension and added to it we will have a full on restaurant which will operate Breakfast, Lunch and dinner. My apologies for...More

    Reviewed 14 April 2017

    He hotel is currently undergoing expansion and there is building work going on at the back. We were initially given a room that was overlooked by at least 10 builders at our eye level into our room, even though the hotel knew we were on...More

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    Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex HotelResponded 18 April 2017

    Dear Andyfod, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. We value all comments received. My sincere apologies for the inconvenience caused. However I can assure you that our breakfast is always of good quality and your feedback is of great concern. I...More

    Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

    Good location as near waterfront. Basically no internet- could log in for a few seconds and then it would drop out. Complained to staff who advised limited internet to rooms. Our bathroom sink blocked - husband unblocked it. Power points didn't work. Rooms in need...More

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    Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex HotelResponded 18 April 2017

    Dear Ratu_8, Thank you for your feedback. My sincere apologies for the inconvenience caused during your stay. I can assure you that maintenance will address all issues immediately. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind Regards, Masuda

    Reviewed 12 April 2017

    A great studio apartment had everything you needed. very spacious comfortable beds. Large ensuite although my view was into another apartment. Wifi was terrible but they said that they are changing servers so hopefully it will be ok now. Staff very friendly. Buffet breakfast was...More

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    Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex HotelResponded 18 April 2017

    Dear Maureend105, Thank you for choosing to stay at The Rex Hotel. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us as well as our breakfast offering. My apologies for the poor wifi, but I can assure you that we are attending...More

    Reviewed 2 April 2017

    Good location, as walking distance to sea front, bedding good and rooms good but had to upgrade the room just to have a shower as normal room had only bath. How is one supposed to wash hair in a bath ? Hotel should advise and...More

    Thank amita48
    Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex HotelResponded 4 April 2017

    Dear Amita48, Thank you for your feedback. My sincere apologies for all the inconvenience caused during your stay. I will most certainly address this with housekeeping and maintenance as it is unacceptable and this is not the service we provide to our guests. I however...More

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Number of rooms
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    3 January 2015|
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    Response from Masuda M | Property representative |
    Dear Mr Theuns, Unfortunately we are fully booked 6-8 Jan'15 - however we do have a two bedroom apartment 8-10 Jan'15. Please do not hesitate to contact us should you wish to make a booking, or should you require any... More
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