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Somerset West, South Africa
Reviewed 14 October 2016

What a beautiful guest lodge. Exceeded my expectations. The rooms are spacious with a big bathroom. Good facilities in the room and the views from the rooms and main part of the lodge is just breath-taking. Mandy and Ryan were super helpful and friendly. Breakfast options are really good. I decided to not go to crazy and kept it simple...

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Kuala Lumpur
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed in one of the honeymoon suites which had the most gorgeous tub and a balcony overlooking the lagoon. excellent breakfast menu, great service and a very friendly host. Small downside was that wifi was weak in our room, so we would use it in the main house (in front of the fire)

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Parklands
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Visited Elephant Hide of Knysna for my husband's birthday.Beautiful and tranquil hideaway in Knysna. Friendly staff and stunning rooms. Will definitely be visiting again. Warren, Blanche and Sydney - Tableview, Cape Town

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Reviewed 14 September 2016

A lovely lodge overlooking the Knysna Lagoon, we were immediately struck with how spacious and well equipped the cottages were. We stayed in Number 5. Beautiful bathroom with a large double shower with large windows to enjoy views of the Fynbos and lagoon whilst taking a leisurely shower. The jacuzzi was simply heavenly, i loved that i could relax at...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 13 September 2016

Tranquility, Peaceful and views for days! Amazing atmosphere with more than enough room to make you feel right at home. Staff is very helpful even if we arrived 11pm at night. We were greeted with a smile and they made sure even to check with us every now and then when we where on the road to make sure we...

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Jeffreys Bay, South Africa
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My 49th Birthday was celebrated over the span of a whole weekend, at the beautiful Elephant Hide Guest Lodge. And what a perfect spoil it was. The lodge was beautiful and the service very welcoming and friendly. Our room was big and comfortable and the spa-bath and double shower added to the perfect romantic setting any couple could wish for....

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Benoni, South Africa
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The place is absolutely stunning, friendly staff and definitely should be on your bucket list. Both the kids loved the setting of the pool and the views are breathtaking. I would definitely recommend it to anyone visiting.

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Benoni, South Africa
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Was a lovely stay in Knysna. Very friendly and helpfull staff. Kid friendly venue with a special room for the kids with toys and dvd. View of lagoon stunning. Breakfasts were excelent! Great job team!!!

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Paarl, South Africa
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Excellent Views and Excellent Service! Would surely be going again. Very relaxed!!! Breathtaking environment and friendly staff. Going the extra mile. Was for our honeymoon there and they made it extra special.

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San Francisco
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We stayed in one of the family suites at this guesthouse in early August. It was perfect for our family of 4. There was a separate room for the children which was well stocked with DVDs, toys and games. The accommodations were beautiful and the view was spectacular. The pool was lovely but not heated so we couldn't use it...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge is situated on top of the Welbedacht Cliff Tops 3km from Knysna Town, the Lodge overlooks the Knysna Lagoon and the Outeniqua mountains. The theme of the Lodge is one based on natural beauty with stone and wood architecture combining to give that comfortable earth feel. This Knysna Accommodation has four suites with magical views of the Knysna lagoon from every corner of the room. The fifth and sixth suite while still enjoying lagoon views are embedded in indigenous “fynbos” surroundings attracting numerous bird species and giving that “hidden away” feeling. Enjoy a relaxing spa-bath while gazing into infinity. All the suites have double showers with views and are private.The lodge is a family run business that prides itself on personal service and ensuring an unforgettable experience for all. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge

Address: Cherry Lane | Welbedacht, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: €106 - €166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Ask for a lagoon facing room if available”
  • coffee and tea station, minibar and snacks
 of 5 bubbles nicky080686, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Front end rooms, are the best for viewing the lake /lagoon.”
  • Television with selective satellite options
  • Spa Bath (big enough for 2 ;-D ) with a view.
  • Double Basins and spacious vanity
  • Large Double Shower with a view
  • Spacious room with beautiful view over the lake / lagoon.
  • Well Stocked Bar Fridge & Snack Basket
  • View from private deck.
  • Beautiful Spacious Room and comfortable couch
 of 5 bubbles L3845DQtaniab, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the one with the large bathtub in the private alcove.”
 of 5 bubbles DaveBK, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The Lagoon suite had terrible Wifi connectivity.”
 of 5 bubbles Ape_Bird, 15 May 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a lake view room”
 of 5 bubbles noeline9, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
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