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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2015

The best ever, we absolutely loved this lodge. Marianne and her husband are fabulous hosts. The room was superb and spotless. The Waterfront Lodge is in a great location overlooking the Knysna lagoon and offers fantastic value for money. We would highly recommend this property to anyone seeking comfortable and relaxing value for money accommodation.

Thank Brotherbill99
Reviewed 11 October 2015

We had a lovely, but short stay at the Waterfront Lodge. I was concerned we'd arrived late, but they were still available to check us in at nearly ten o'clock. The lodge is gorgeous; it's very spacious and wonderfully decorated. Our room was spacious and very comfortable and clean. The bathroom was also roomy, well appointed and was very nice...

Thank primerstar6
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 October 2015

We stayed here for three nights, moving rooms after the first night (Internet booking quirk - outside of our control). It is a spacious, comfortable location on Knysna Lagoon, with airy rooms, comfortable beds and lovely views. Hosts Marion and Gavin are eager to please and do go to great lengths to make your stay a good one (Marion memorably...

Thank Foodiehag
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 26 September 2015

This is a very stylish B&B a few kilometres out of Knysna. It is situated in a great location overlooking the wetlands and you can sometimes see birds (cranes etc) feeding in the long grass. The room (we had room 2) was very stylish, quiet and comfortable and very new looking. The room (and indeed the whole house) was spotless....

Thank AlexMaz
North Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 10 September 2015

We stumbled across this wonderful B&B, and are so happy we did. The hosts, Marion and Gavin, are so helpful - the breakfast was superb, the rooms were huge, spotlessly clean and bright, and most have a view of the lake. We chose to stay an extra night becuase it was so lovely there. If you are looking for nightime...

Thank MummySally2014
Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 31 August 2015

I had a very comfortable and relaxing stay at the Waterfront Lodge. I booked the honeymoon suite and it had a balcony with a fantastic view, amazing jacuzzi and comfy bed. Marion was a very warm host and I was particularly impressed with her professionalism and integrity as a manager and host when I had experienced the complete opposite during...

Thank Viator_ZA
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

Welcomed very warmly by Marion, lovely room with great view. Delicious breakfast with superb variety. Will definitely be back for a longer stay. Pool, sauna, look out deck. Very peaceful and comfortable

Thank Pamela H
Chelmsford Essex UK
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Overnight stay wish we had a week perfect location bird life was amazing would like to stay there again great place to stop off on the garden route well stocked honesty bar we set off early so did,not have breakfast but sure it would have been great really nice couple

1Thank LesChelmsfordEssexUK
Sir Lowry's Pass, South Africa
Reviewed 20 May 2015

We stayed at the Waterfront Lodge to visit the Simola Hillclimb. What a stunning place. Situated next to the Lagoon, with great communal amenities, a stunning pool and a cosy honesty bar, we were in paradise. Tastefully decorated, big bedrooms, a caring Marion looking after all our needs and master chef Gavin, whose tasty breakfasts we will not forget. Gavin...

Thank paulvet
Reviewed 14 April 2015

A fantastic stay and well looked after. Marion fusses after you just like your Auntie and Gavin is a wealth of local knowledge and cooks a mean breakfast. If you like birding there are sunbirds at the feeders in the garden and many others including pied kingfishers in the lagoon at the back. A great base for seeing this wonderful...

1Thank davidwnorth

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Waterfront Lodge

Address: The Point Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: €50 - €126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Waterfront Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Top floor rooms at back of hotel, centre and honeymoon suites particularly good.”
gaza188, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“lakeside best”
CassWoking, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“2nd floor over looking lagoon (probably dearer) though all rooms are good.”
Realistmjp, 16 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the room with the large central balcony - think it's room 3. Quiet location with pleasant views.”
avdo53, 12 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We would have preferred an upstairs room”
46Stephen, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
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