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    The Rex Hotel

    8 Gray Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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    Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

    This hotel has some very weird rooms. No showers in some, just a bathtub. Construction noise loud and on one night went until nine pm, pouring cement. Hopefully in the new section they will correct their mistakes.More

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    Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex Hotel

    Dear Nanette58, Thank you for staying with us. My apologies for the noise of the cement machine. The contracted was unable to stop earlier as the cement had already been mixed. However this does not happen everyday. We will endeavour to correct all mistakes in...More

    Reviewed 15 February 2017

    The Rex Hotel has large frosted glass panels in every room facing the passage ways. At night the outside passage lights illuminate the room so brightly it is impossible to get any sleep. We stayed at the Rex on a previous occasion and mentioned this...More

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    Thank Tanya B
    Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex Hotel

    Dear Mr/s Bergh, Thank you for choosing to stay with us again. I have noted your comments and will forward them onto the owners for consideration. Adaptors are available at reception on request. My apologies for the inconvenience of the hairdryer, I will have maintenance...More

    Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

    Tiny room. No shower, only huge bath too big to get in/out safely. Staff provided a plastic jug for hair washing. Air con too loud to have on and sleep; lights wouldn't turn quite off at night; so had to 'sleep' with window open (boiling)...More

    Thank RSP248
    Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex Hotel

    Dear Guest, Thank you for posting a review. We value all comment received. Our standard rooms are small and only equipped with a bath. Unfortunately this is the room that was booked for you via your agent. However my sincere apologies for the inconvenience caused...More

    Reviewed 30 January 2017

    What a great room, when i say room I mean a huge apartment, it was absolutely fabulous. You might not receive the personal service of a B&B but if you are looking for a great room with top facilities you will not be dissapointed

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    Thank Daveebeebee
    Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex Hotel

    Dear Daveebeebee, I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed the comfort of our rooms as well as your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back on your next trip to the Garden Route. Kind Regards, Masuda

    Reviewed 29 January 2017

    We just finished a 2 night stay and thought it was wonderful. The staff was very welcoming and helpful when we arrived. We booked a Standard room but got upgraded to a small studio. It was clean and spacious with a small kitchen area, table...More

    Thank DavidCoon
    Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex Hotel

    Dear DavidCoon, Many thanks for taking the time to post a review. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We have noted your comments and will address them accordingly. Thanking you in advance for your recommendations and we look forward...More

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    • US$97 - US$305 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Business Hotel in Knysna
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    Angela E
    Hi We are about to visit the Rex from the UK over Easter. I can see that there were past problems with wifi, with UK travellers has this been sorted out now? It would be a disaster for my 16 year old if not!
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    thuens101
    Good Day Can you please confirm availability for 1 Luxury Suite for 2 nights stay if possible. Arrival Date: 6th Jan 2015 Departure Date: 8th Jan 2015 (If possible) or Arrival Date: 8th Jan 2015 Departure Date: 10th Jan 2015 (If possible) Many thanks Theuns
    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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    "Try a superior room - standard rooms do not have showers"
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    "Not at the back! Building work going on"
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    "Don't open the tank water heater space."
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    "Should have showers in all the rooms"
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