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Kanonkop Guest House

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Overview
  • Excellent93%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“paradise suite”(34 reviews)
“guest house”(32 reviews)
“garden route”(43 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What an awesome experience There is no other place anyone shroud stay in Knysna The best spot you could stay at and the best service on the garden route. I would not go anywhere else in Knysna and the spa treatments where so goodMore

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Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 6 days ago

Dear richard0985EG Many thanks for the review. Glad you enjoyed the spa and our service! We enjoy that you say 'we are the best spot to stay on the Garden Route' - Thank you :) that is truly a lovely comment and am glad you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

There are no words to describe this place. Everything perfect in any single details. Warm welcome , rooms with fantastic view with a window similar to a postcard. Not easy to find something wrong but if i’m oblige to do it , I would say...More

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Thank Paolo F
Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

Dear Paolo F Many thanks for the wonderful review. We are so pleased you had a wonderful stay. And I agree with your comment with regards to the 'view from a postcard'. We are so very fortunate to have such a wonderful view and that...More

Reviewed 5 June 2018

Gorgeous House and grounds. Sits atop the hills overlooking the Lagoon. Reserve a room in the main house. The Paradise Room has spectacular views! Very homey and welcoming. Stay longer than one or 2 nights!More

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Thank Iris H
Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 7 June 2018

Dear Iris H Many thanks for the review. Glad you enjoyed the view and our little part of Paradise (and stayed in the room which is so aptly named) You are also correct in saying that two nights is too short. Next time a few...More

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We stayed at this guest house and I really cannot fault it in any way. Our bedroom was lovely very well furnished fabulous views of the lagoon. Wonderful free standing bath plus separate shower. We arrived in the afternoon and high tea was being served...More

Thank Barbara M
Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 21 May 2018

Dear Barbara M Many thanks for the wonderful review. I am glad that you enjoyed your room, view and bathroom. The high tea is a great hit with all our guests, as their is always something delicious to snack on in the afternoon after your...More

Reviewed 11 May 2018

Stayed 2 nights at Kanonkop Guest House. Certainly a highlight our our trip to South Africa. I will be recommending to friends and family and will be back. Staff -amazing, location out of town - brilliant, ambiance - sensational, overall experience wonderful thanks Mark, Liesel...More

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Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 13 May 2018

Dear Leannewoolstencroft Thanks for much for the wonderful review. So glad you got to stay with us and thanks for the recommendations! Glad you will be back too..look forward to your next stay. Warm regards, Liesl, Mark and the Kanonkop House Team

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$250 - US$667 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Knysna
#2 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
#3 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$250 - US$667 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Knysna
#2 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
#3 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (239)
Room & Suite (141)
Dining (19)
Pool & Beach (8)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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Ayanda M
3 February 2017|
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Response from Kanonkop88 | Property representative |
Good Morning Many thanks for your enquiry. I regret we are struggling with your dates. I have a stunning 5 bedroom Villa with incredible views that would be perfect, however it is only available from the 20th onwards. The... More
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pbumpers
25 January 2017|
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Response from Kanonkop88 | Property representative |
Dear PBumbers Many thanks for your enquiry. We have 4 stunning suites overlooking the forest canopy, lagoon and all the way out to the famous Heads in the distance. They are Paradise, Sunbird, Forest and the penthouse... More
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"The view is wonderful - so worth the extra money"
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"All rooms are amazing!!"
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"Just be careful - there is no AC (wasn't a problem at all for us, the weather was lovely)!"
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"Selwyn Suite"
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