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Wiesbaden, Germany
Reviewed 15 January 2012

We had a wonderful stay at this beautiful guest house. Right after our arrival we were warmly welcomed by the friendly staff. Our room was bright, beautiful decorated and had a large bathroom with a bathtub. From our terrace we could see the lagoon. The pool area, where also the breakfast is served, is nicely laid out and you have...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Dear Julia, Thank you so much for this wonderful review ,we are delighted that you and your group enjoyed your stay in Knysna and with us at Knysna Stays.We are pleased you had a great golfing experience at Simola and were able to benefit from our super corporate membership rates. We look forward to welcoming you back next time you...

East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 10 January 2012

Thank you Lloyd, Trish and your fine team for accommodating us at such short notice on 2 Jan while in transit to Cape Town. The hospitality was superb, the suite was top class and the breakfast was excellent. We will definitely return, only it'll be for longer next time. Best wishes to you all and please give Basil a few...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time and effort to write this excellent review for us. It was such a pleasure to meet you and your family here at Knysna Stays. We were so glad you contacted us direct so that we are able to offer you and your family a wider choice of room selection to suit your...

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 January 2012

Warm welcome friendly check in. Daily attendance visits. Formative suggestions for best local experiences. First Stop on Return.

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Dear Uryglenn and family, We are delighted we will be your first stop when you are back in Knysna. Thank you so much for writing this positive review for us and booking direct so we were able to meet your families exact requirements at a favourable rate. We look forward to welcoming you back to Knysna Stays in the future,...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 January 2012

We had the most phenomenal 2 night stay at Knysna Stays. The room was absolutely incredible - modern and spacious with a walk in closet and a stunning bathroom!! You couldn't ask for more. The staff were exceptionally friendly and helpful!! Nothing was too much for Rose, who greeted us when we arrived and also assisted us during our stay....

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Dear Lisa & Russel, We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and that the difficulties with your car battery did not spoil your time here in Knysna. I was glad to find that the local garages went out of their way to assist you quickly as you only had a short amount of time available to explore...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2012

I stayed at this guest night for a couple of nights and really wish I could have stayed longer. I arrived late at night and was met by the owner, Lloyd Carter and his delightful wife Trish. Lloyd is an incredibly caring and warm host who cannot seem to do enough for his guests. It seems to me that his...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Dear David, Thank you so much for writing this top class review. The energy and detail you have included makes us here at Knysna Stays feel extremely proud and honoured that we can perform to your requirements and were able to make your stay in Knysna so memorable. We can't wait to see you here again in Knysna . Hopefully...

Mermaid Waters, Australia
Reviewed 28 December 2011

We spent a night at Knysna stays and it was just wonderful, the rooms are beautiful and staff very helpful. Breakfast was lovely with so many options, we sat by the pool and enjoyed the lovely weather. Lloyd is lovely, very helpful and and the gentleman who checked us in (sorry i cant remember his name) was so helpful, his...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this wonderful review. Lloyd , Trish , and all the staff at Knysna Stays feel deeply proud and honoured to read such an excellent review . It gives the team great confidence and enthusiasm going into 2012. Happy New Year to you both from Lloyd and the team at Knysna Stays.

London
Reviewed 20 December 2011

This is the perfect place to base yourself for exploring Knysna. It offers excellent value for money, conveniently located, modern, well equipped, great breakfasts and very helpful and friendly staff. The owner, Lloyd, was even kind enough to pack snacks and water for us in a cool pack to take on a forest walk. Restaurants we visited that are recommended...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you for kind words and taking the time to write this positive review . It is so nice to know that you enjoyed your stay with us and explored this stunning and diverese area Knysna . We hope we may have the pleasure of seeing you in Knysna again in the future. Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year...

London
Reviewed 18 December 2011

A very comfortable guesthouse within easy reach of Knysna Quays with every amenity where the genuine warmth of the hospitality really stood out. A very comfortable room and a delicious breakfast helped make our brief stay very pleasant indeed. We stayed for 1 night on 4 December 2011. Lloyd Carter went out of his way to make us feel welcome....

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive feed back and taking the time to write a review for us. We hope we may have the pleasure of seeing you both in Knysna again, maybe you may have longer and have the chance to spend more time in this stunning area of the garden route. Have a wonderful Christmas and a Happy New...

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Reviewed 18 December 2011

We stayed at Knysna Stays for 4 nights and wished it could have been longer. The property is first class, well located and secure. The rooms are tastefully decorated, spacious, clean and have wonderful views of the lagoon. The service from Lloyd, Trish and their team could not have been better and provided us with a very relaxing stay. Breakfast...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your excellent review of Knysna Stays Guest House. It was such a priviledge to meet you both and hear about your travel experiences all around the world and your vast knowledge of nature and wild life.I so enjoyed our tour and I hope I managed to guide you both to the right places to enable...

London
Reviewed 6 December 2011

We stayed in this lovely guest house for 3 nights and wish we stayed longer. We traveled with our 6 months old baby and had a brilliant time. The owners, Lloyd and Trish were extremely friendly and couldn't do enough for us, advising us on places to visit and eat. Rose, the duty manager was ever so helpful and very...

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Dear Martin & Radka, We are thrilled that your family enjoyed your stay with us at Knysna Stays so much. We hope we will have the pleasure of seeing you all again here in Knysna one day. Martin , hopefully next time you visit us we can play golf at Simola, I know how much you enjoy your golf especially...

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Knysna Stays has been newly built and furbished to create the perfect place to stay whilst you explore Knysna and it's beautiful surroundings. If you are looking for a holiday destination that provides endless opportunity for the whole family this is the destination to travel to. Knysna Stays can offer you stylish accommodation with excellent facilities, but can also ensure the right direction to suit your preferred requirements. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Knysna Stays

Address: 25 Old Toll Road | Upper Old Place, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: €66 - €105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Knysna Stays 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“We had room with balcony which was great.”
 of 5 bubbles GeorginaP21, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Some daytime traffic noise when out on balcony but not apparent in bedroom with patio door shut. Quiet at night.”
 of 5 bubbles pollyb869, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Suites are great”
 of 5 bubbles UMANGGOSSAIN, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“Chat to the owner Lloyd he will sort out your needs”
 of 5 bubbles briansmith0123, 12 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Lagoon view room.”
 of 5 bubbles Broom19, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
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