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    The Phantom Forest Eco-Reserve

    27 Phantom River Street, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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    Reviewed 24 January 2017

    Such a beautiful place - the rooms were gorgous (especially the bathtub!), pool area wasso relaxing,and the food was incredible. But above all else the views from the entire hotel are gorgeous. We stayed here for 3 nights on our honeymoon and will definitely be...More

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    Response from PhantomForest, Guest Relations Manager at The Phantom Forest Eco-ReserveResponded 25 January 2017

    Thank you for your review on Phantom Forest in Knysna. We look forward to hosting you once again! Wishing you all the best for the future together!

    Reviewed 20 January 2017

    Unbelievable setting, accommodation and people. A magical 3 days in the jungle! Food was to die for. 5 star service in the middle of the jungle. Highly recommended. a must stop location if you are doing the garden route.More

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    Response from PhantomForest, Guest Relations Manager at The Phantom Forest Eco-ReserveResponded 25 January 2017

    Thank you for your review on Phantom Forest! Our jungle home! The forests of Knysna are a declared World Heritage Site and we are proud to make home in such a beautiful environment that we can share! The Garden Route and Phantom Forest await your...More

    Reviewed 19 January 2017

    The phantom forest eco reserve has very few words to describe it! Truly magical eco lodges built in the midst of a forest. After a long walk in the forest the best way to unwind yourself is in the bubble barrel. The staff are very...More

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    Response from PhantomForest, Guest Relations Manager at The Phantom Forest Eco-ReserveResponded 25 January 2017

    Thank you for your review on Phantom Forest in Knysna. We are thrilled that you did some exploring in our forest and that you left with great memories! We look forward to hosting you once again in the future!

    Reviewed 18 January 2017

    We stayed here just 1 evening on our honeymoon but the property is really a gem. The Moroccan-decorated pool area is stunning and we had it all to ourselves on a gorgeous, sun-soaked afternoon. We stayed in an upper tree suite, the highest one up,...More

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    Response from PhantomForest, Guest Relations Manager at The Phantom Forest Eco-ReserveResponded 19 January 2017

    Thank you for a wonderful review on Phantom Forest. We are thrilled that you enjoyed our North African "Chutzpah" and that you had a taste the magic that chef Robyn and her team are famed for! We look forward to hosting you in the future...More

    Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

    We had a Moroccan suite while staying here. Staff are really friendly and welcoming. We only ate one evening there as wanted to explore local restaurants. They do a six course tasting menu in the evening. Breakfasts are really good with a varied selection. With...More

    Thank Matt K
    Response from PhantomForest, Guest Relations Manager at The Phantom Forest Eco-ReserveResponded 25 January 2017

    Thank you for your review on Phantom Forest in Knysna! We look forward to hosting you once again in the future!

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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
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    • Pool
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    • Outdoor pool
    • Hot Tub
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    • US$80 - US$394 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #4 Spa Hotel in Knysna
    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
    • #12 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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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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    26 September 2016|
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    Hi Ian If you could please email me it is preferable to prebook treatments prior to arrival.
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    14 September 2016|
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    We do have availability please email me for more information email details on Website Kind regards Sandy
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