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    Under Milkwood Chalets

    13 George Rex Drive | The Heads, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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    “le creuset” (36 reviews)
    “self catering” (28 reviews)
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    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Cleaners were still busy for an hour after we had already checked in The floors were not cleaned properly. TV unit and available channels need upgrading, for the price I would have expected a flat screen and DSTVMore

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    Response from IllanaD, Marketing Manager at Under Milkwood ChaletsResponded 3 days ago

    I appreciate you taking the time to provide us with such candid feedback of your stay and I sincerely apologise for your experience. It is very embarrassing that your chalet wasn't properly cleaned and ready, as we are usually praised for how clean our chalets...More

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    We had a wonderful, relaxed time at Under Milkwood. The chalets are so charming and we had everything that we could possibly need to our disposal. Beautiful views of Knysna! And the staff is super friendly and helpful. Will definitely visit there againMore

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    Response from IllanaD, Marketing Manager at Under Milkwood ChaletsResponded 3 days ago

    Thank you for your positive comments. I am so glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! I'm pleased that you found the chalets charming and that you had everything you needed. It's also heartwarming to hear that the staff was friendly and...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Beautiful wooden chalets, neat and clean place, well equipped kitchen, comfortable beds, very warm people and to top it all stunning location. If you go to Knysna, this is the place to stay. Leave behind your gadgets, games and even books. Just soak in the...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Lovely chalet, well equipped with amazing views of the sunset over the bay Paddle boards & kayaks are available for use too The heater was very welcome in July! Very comfortable accommodation & would definitely recommend it to others. Would be lovely to stay for...More

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    Response from IllanaD, Marketing Manager at Under Milkwood ChaletsResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you so much for your lovely comments. We are so pleased that you enjoyed the chalet and the views, and that you were so comfortable. We hope you can come back for another visit.

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    When staying at Under Milkwood it will be my recommendation to pack away the electronics and enjoy die beauty Knysna provides. The Resort is situated on the Knysna river bank and an afternoon can easily be spend kayaking, paddle boarding of just relaxing at river...More

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    Response from IllanaD, Marketing Manager at Under Milkwood ChaletsResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking the time to share your views with others here on TripAdvisor. We completely agree that this is the kind of place where one should unplug and unwind. A place to create connections of another kind... with friends, family and nature.

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    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$66 - US$241 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Arc131
    7 March 2017|
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    Response from ClarySKnysna | Property representative |
    Good Morning The waterfront chalets are situated on the beach! This should say it all. Our chalets have 2 bedrooms - the main bedroom has a queen size bed and the second bedroom twin beds. 4 people can sleep comfortable in a... More
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    DSehgal2016
    28 February 2017|
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    Response from ClarySKnysna | Property representative |
    Good Evening No, the chalets are not air conditioned. The average day time temperature is 19 degrees C. Kind regards
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    Steve H
    9 October 2016|
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    Response from ClarySKnysna | Property representative |
    Good afternoon The luxury hillside chalet was renovated and upgraded. If you visit the website you can see the difference between the hillside and luxury hillside chalet Kind regards.
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