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The St. James of Knysna

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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This boutique hotel is a gem. Situated right on the lagoon a little outside of Knysna it’s a beautiful and peaceful retreat. The hotel is charming as well as the staff, rooms and bathrooms are spacious, the breakfast buffet is amazing. Our room situated in...More

Thank Kareen C
Reviewed 7 May 2018

We were quite shocked when we arrived at The St James of Knysna having been told it was a 5 star hotel. It certainly doesn't feel like it. Although the building is beautiful and the view of the lagoon is stunning it really really needs...More

Thank janicems
Reviewed 19 April 2018

Stayed here for 2 nights whilst on the garden route, Room was very nice but it was very musty, everything seemed damp, don't know if it was because of the close proximity of the lagoon but it wasn't pleasant. Staff were nice, food was grand.

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 11 April 2018

This was absolutely fabulous! The rooms to the lake had a wonderful view, huge and comfortable rooms, excellent service and delicious meals.Next time we will stay longer. And there will defenitely be a next time.

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Thank emenge462019
Reviewed 14 March 2018

We enjoyed our one night stay at this Hotel and the team were very helpful and provided lots of information on the local area . Del was very welcoming and is a committed Hotelier in every way. Thank you

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$94 - US$256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
#5 Family Hotel in Knysna
#7 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$94 - US$256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
#5 Family Hotel in Knysna
#7 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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l2pstuart
6 June 2018|
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Response from Sandy R | Property representative |
Yes, you can fish from our private jetty or we can arrange a fishing charter with one of our local companies at an additional charge.
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Combsey
10 November 2017|
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Response from Sandy R | Property representative |
Pembreys is about 5km from us. We are be happy to make a reservation. When is this for?
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"All rooms are excellent"
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"Ask for a lagoon view room, superb!"
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"Suite 5 due to size and view"
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"Make sure your room has a lake view"
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