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Riyadh Province, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 21 July 2016

The location of the hotel was excellent. The view of the lagoon was mesmerizing. The drive up to the hotel was experience. Rooms were very comfortable and spacious. We enjoyed the Stay and would like to repeat our stay in our next trip also

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Ahmedabad, India
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Very good place on hill , direct view to back water. Perfect for holiday . U must have your own vehicle. We don't have our own vehicle so that we have to take taxi. I thought it was very costly comparatively in India. But even u can walk down as well. After 6 pm it's difficult to find people on...

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 19 July 2016

This guest house is very beautiful and the ambiance is delightful. The had the second floor luxury room with breath-taking views to the lagoon and mountain. The staff was very friendly and helpful and they made us feel very welcome and warm. Excellent WIFI connection. we went there for our anniversary and I could not fault it much compared to...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Nicely positioned - close to town and with a beautiful view over Knysna. Room was spacious and there was always someone to help. Thanks to those who woke up early to provide breakfast before the marathon!

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Excellent location, Friendly professional book in! private luxurious well furnished rooms, excellent view .. delicious breakfast ! safe parking friendly staff. Completely hassle free. Highly recommended !!

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 20 June 2016

The food was nice, great view and very affordable. Great place and very neat, great service and world class service from very accommodative staff members. Beds very comfortable, staff exceed our expectations.

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Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 19 June 2016

The rooms are large with an outdoor space, and with a fantastic view over Knysna lagoon. The Overmeer is about 3 or 4 Km from Knysna waterfront and center, so you need a car. The rooms could have been more clean. Very good breakfast.

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 13 May 2016

We had great service and enjoyed our stay. The hosts were very helpful and friendly and made us feel at home. I would definitely recommend a stay at Overmeer if you want to visit the beautiful Knysna.

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 4 May 2016

Great view, very comfy bed with quality linen and great breakfast to end off pleasant stay! Dining room decor could do with an update and please change the keyring for the rooms.Overall a good place to stay!

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 14 April 2016

Lovely views from our room and it was great to be offered a hot breakfast at no extra cost. The guest house was located high on the hill overlooking the bay but it well sign posted and easy to find. Must visit the waterfront while in the area and Knysna Head , it is beautiful.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set high on the hills overlooking the breathtaking Knysna estuary (Knysna lagoon) you will discover the heartfelt hospitality of Overmeer Guest House. Here luxury, comfort and the surrounding beauty are all carefully harmonized to create the ultimate venue for an unforgettable stay in Knysna - one of the most scenic places in the world. Apart from our luxury rooms we also cater for travellers on a budget and has a family suite to accommodate larger bookings. Contact us to make a reservation and let us assist you in creating fantastic memories that will last a lifetime. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Overmeer Guest House

Address: 34 Meyer Street | Knysna Heights, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: €59 - €121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Overmeer Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“stick to a standard room”
 of 5 bubbles Mausi72, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“rooms closer to reception have better views over the lagoon”
 of 5 bubbles LiisFlack, 29 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Any room will do as it all overlooks the lagoon, the luxury rooms are only better because it has a bath”
 of 5 bubbles Malonie1964, 10 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Room number 9, second floor, overlooking the pool”
 of 5 bubbles JessBurgess, 9 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a lagoon view - it was sensational”
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 of 5 bubbles U7275DFpaulc, 2 Aug 2015 | Read review
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