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    The Phantom Forest Eco-Reserve

    27 Phantom River Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good14%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible3%
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    “course dinner” (38 reviews)
    “tree suite” (15 reviews)
    “our honeymoon” (34 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    Spa
    Laundry Service
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 306 reviews

    Reviewed 7 September 2017

    We paid a deposit to stay at the Phantom Forest Eco Resort a few weeks before the Knysna fires. The fires were a terrible tragedy, and sorry to hear that the resort will be out of commission, but it's been three months now and we...More

    3  Thank Grant V
    Reviewed 18 May 2017

    My husband treated me to a night away here and it was so lovely. The welcome drink is a nice touch and the rooms are lovely. Windows have fly screens on which is important to me with the mozzies. The bed is very comfortable and...More

    Thank Jane R
    Reviewed 5 May 2017

    What an amazing place! Stay in a tree house, stroll on the boardwalks through the forest and swim in super pools. We only stayed one night which wasn't enough. We had a lovely dinner in the Boma with great wine and great service. Facilities were...More

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    1  Thank Damo_and_Jen
    Reviewed 4 May 2017

    We recently stayed at the Phantom Forest Eco-retreat and had the most incredible experience. From when we arrived the service was excellent, the accommodation was next level and every detail was considered. The moment that we walked in the front door of our tree house...More

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    Response from PhantomForest, Guest Relations Manager at The Phantom Forest Eco-ReserveResponded 10 May 2017

    Thank your review on our magical lodge in the forest. We look forward to hosting you once again in the future!

    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    We stayed here one night a few weeks ago. Was absolutely phenomenal. Incredible attention to detail. Sandy was so helpful during the booking process. The 6 course dinner is a must do... I just wish we had stayed a lot longer to fully appreciate the...More

    Thank DJWilliams1984
    Response from PhantomForest, Guest Relations Manager at The Phantom Forest Eco-ReserveResponded 10 May 2017

    Thank you for your review on our magical place set in the forest. We are also glad that you tried out our boma restaurant 6 course menu! It certainly is a colourful carpet ride for the senses. We look forward to hosting you once again...More

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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    • Hot Tub
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    • Price range
    • US$78 - US$328 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • #4 Spa Hotel in Knysna
    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
    • #12 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Knysna
    • Also Known As
    • The Phantom Forest Eco-Reserve Hotel Knysna ,
    • Phantom Forest Eco Reserve Knysna
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    Robert C
    18 January 2017|
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    Response from Catherine T | Reviewed this property |
    It is a lovely place for nature lover.. You will be totally "enchanté"....velvet Monkeys.. Lawries ..delicious food...and much more...a dream
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    Singy56
    26 September 2016|
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    Response from SandySteyn |
    Hi Ian If you could please email me it is preferable to prebook treatments prior to arrival.
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    Biffo619
    14 September 2016|
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    Response from SandySteyn |
    We do have availability please email me for more information email details on Website Kind regards Sandy
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