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    Footprints of Knysna

    21 Boekenhout Avenue | Upper Old Place, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 26 November 2016

    Enjoyed our stay in Knysna, host Kitty very welcoming and informactive about local attractions and services. We ended up staying longer due to our satisfaction with everything. Only improvement would be to location of bath, which is apparently on the to do list anyway. Thanks...More

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    Response from KittyF890, Owner at Footprints of KnysnaResponded 27 November 2016

    Thank you for taking the time to review Footprints and our Featherbed studio. I am so glad you felt welcome and comfy enough to stay a little longer and it was a pleasure sharing local info and snippets with you. Yep, that bath is an...More

    Reviewed 2 November 2016

    Comfortable, clean and neat, beautiful view and only 5 minutes away from the waterfront. We booked all 3 units and really enjoyed our stay in Knysna. You will definitely see us again on our next trip to the Garden route.

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    Response from KittyF890, Owner at Footprints of KnysnaResponded 3 November 2016

    Thanks for your kind words Marsha. We enjoyed hosting the family gathering in our 3 units and glad that you were all comfortable here and had a lovely weekend. We really do hope to see you again. Regards from Kitty and Danny and the staffies

    Reviewed 1 November 2016

    Host Kitty was so pleasant and welcoming. The place was clean and comfortable, really a lovely spot for a a few days or more, would highly recommend it to anyone wishing to see Knysna. Thank you Kitty for all your kindnessMore

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    Response from KittyF890, Owner at Footprints of KnysnaResponded 2 November 2016

    Kathy - Thank you so much for taking time to give us such a delightful review. I am glad that we could offer you a comfy and friendly place and face for your stopover on the way home. Certainly hope to see you again -...More

    Reviewed 20 October 2016

    cosy appartment "The nest", nicely decorated in a maritime style practical furniture for self accommodating frigde contained welcome snack very friendly host lady giving top advice for activities in the region -> highly advisableMore

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    Response from KittyF890, Owner at Footprints of KnysnaResponded 21 October 2016

    Thank you Cornelia for taking the time to write such a positive and friendly review of Footprints. The view is stunning and I am so glad I was able to assist with advice for things to do and see. Glad that you liked the practical...More

    Reviewed 13 October 2016

    Great friendly service, clean, comfortable rooms with incredible views. A favourite place to stay! Would recommend to anyone staying in Knysna looking for some peace and quiet in lovely accommodation.

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    Response from Kitty F, Owner at Footprints of KnysnaResponded 14 October 2016

    Clinton, many thanks for taking the time to give us such a special review. We certainly hope to see again in the near future.

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    "The nest for 2 or a couple with a little kid is amazing."
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    "upstairs has the best view, but the stairs are not for those who have difficulty in carrying luggage etc."
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    "Ask for a room that has an attach balcony, preferably facing the backside."
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    "We stayed in "the Nest", which is really cuddly and perfect"
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