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Free State, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everybody were friendly, helpfull. The cottage was clean and neat. We enjoy staying, we enjoy tje walking trails and the swimingpool very much. We really feel at home. We visit tge oher cottages everyone was so beatiful. We will visit again. Thank you.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

With breathtaking views in most of its suites, modern clean rooms and great service like that of the Amanzi Island lodge staff it's hard to beat at any other lodge. My short 4 night stay at the Lodge had me not wanting to continue my Garden Route road trip. The welcoming staff which are always at your service are hard...

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Bloemfontein, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great breakaway for family, friendly staff and clean rooms with amazing views with lots of game animals and 2 walking trails and 2 swimming pools. Was a great weekend breakaway for Christmas for our family.

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Swiss Alps, Switzerland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stunning guest house one of my favorites overlooking the Knysna heads and lagoon perfect for walks in shallow water and plenty of birds singing. Wonderful helpful staff shuttles to close-by restaurants so no parking headaches in december when it gets pretty full. nice breakfasts in the garden. Good feel and room all in white felt really beachy and comfy. SUP...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We spent four nights at the Amanzi island Lodge and were blown away by service, the location and the views! Tastefully decorated rooms, with every amenity, including an honesty bar fully stocked with some of the best SA wines. Amanzi offers a personalized taxi service, which is an absolute necessity in a town where taxis are few and far between....

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Carletonville, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice place. Rooms short a bit of attention. Upstairs there was a horrible smell... must be the bats or something but it was horrible. The showers upstairs was leaking into every room downstairs. Overall its a nice place

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This review is not for Amanzi Island Lodge in Leisure Isle Knysna but Amanzi Game Reserve

Yorkshire
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Booked this on the net with no prior knowledge of the area or the hotel. What a surprise! An absolutely super hotel overlooking the lagoon. The views were fantastic. On arrival we were upgraded to the honeymoon suite overlooking the bay with balcony. Couldn't have asked for better. The staff were very friendly and helpful and provided a minibus transfer...

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Centurion
Reviewed 12 December 2016

All rooms had air con which worked, tv and DST worked! Clean rooms and friendly staff. The only thing I missed was the welcoming rusk or something small to nibble at, that is normally available at guesthouses. Overall very professional and a pleasant experience.

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SaarLouis, Germany
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Very beautiful room. Location of the guesthouse is on leisure island, on the outskirts of Knysna, directly at the lagoon of Knysna River. Amazing view from our balcony over the lagoon. Breakfast was also very good. What we also enjoyed was the fact that you can borrow canoes and bikes for free. We enjoyed discovering the lagoon by canoe and...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

This is a lil gem on leisure isle. Perfectly situated In a cozy corner of the city, everything about amanzi is pristine and pure. The decor is stunning, the views are divine and the friendly courteous staff just round it all off for a perfect stay. We stayed there for 2 days and never wanted to leave. They give free...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
On the shores of the Knysna Lagoon you'll find Amanzi Island Lodge, a tranquil beach house on Leisure Isle, with spectacular views of the Knysna Heads and Featherbed Nature Reserve. Spacious bedrooms open out onto a balcony either overlooking the lagoon or our private garden. Amanzi has a breakfast room opening onto the main terrace. Guests can enjoy an english breakfast while admiring the breathtaking view. Later, relax by the secluded swimming pool or sit on our terrace overlooking the lagoon and indulge in a sundowner. The complimentary bicycles and kayaks available at the guest house can be used for scenic trips around Leisure Isle.Our sunny and spacious rooms are air-conditioned and equipped with satellite TV. The bathrooms have under floor heating and complimentary Charlotte Rhys luxury products. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Amanzi Island Lodge

Address: 31 Cearn Drive | Leisure Isle, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: €110 - €245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Amanzi Island Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Most Front rooms have verandas , overlook the lagoon, and get the afternoon sun”
 of 5 bubbles carolbhickman, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Sea-horse Honeymoon Suite has a beautiful view, with an outdoor deck and very romantic”
 of 5 bubbles Stevette, 10 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Sea facing rooms are obviously fantastic but we had a garden facing suite and loved it”
 of 5 bubbles imjustthemessenger, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Kingfisher Suite is the best and 2 ducks visit regularly by the private pool which is fun!”
 of 5 bubbles marryb2015, 27 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Make sure you ask for a room overlooking the Lagoon and Heads”
 of 5 bubbles Nana6060, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
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