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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the wonderful Lavender Edge cottage for three nights. The cottage has a very comfortable layout with full kitchen, living room, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a large deck that overlooks a beautiful tree filled canyon. You can braai on the deck, by the community pool or easily drive to Knysna for supper out. We would definitely stay...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ideal for taking a break from the usual vacation spots. The amazing views and privacy from the cottages is spectacular and definatley recommended for those who love the great outdoors. Thanks for the neat and clean rooms each day, it really made it feel extra special and homey.

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George, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our third visit,and hopefully not the last. A fantastic romantic and relaxing weekend getaway. The views from the cottage is breathtaking.Even the (very welcome) rain over the weekend,could not put a damper on our weekend. The cottage is very cosy,and well equipped with everything you need. And of course,the jacuzzi puts the cherry on top!

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 16 January 2017

11 years ago we stayed at Forest Valley on our honeymoon and it was wonderful to go back there for our 11 year anniversary. We found that not much has changed with the scenery still being breathtaking and the cottages geared for relaxation and making the most of the beautiful views. Everything was available that we needed.

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Grahamstown, South Africa
Reviewed 10 January 2017

An excellent stay. Only 2 comments - the one window didnt have a blind making a sleep late more difficult. 2, Monkeys were a problem on the last morning - this in of itself was not a huge problem, but a heads up would have been great Other than that - the stay was fantastic - thank you very much!!!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 7 January 2017

The cottage is very large with ample space. The kitchen is well furnished with a big open plan area. the veranda is big and the braai facility works very well. The Jacuzzi was awesome. the view from the cottage is breathtaking.

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Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We first arrived in 2015. It was one of the best holiday destinations we've visited hence our return in 2016. Congratulations to Mark and his wife and staff members for the top service at all times. The top 3 things we love no.1 the jacuzzi bath. No.2 the view overlooking the forest. No.3 the arranged breakfast of the first morning...

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Cape Town
Reviewed 24 December 2016

We had a great family stay at Hillside House - the perfect base from which to explore Knysna and surrounds. Fully equipped kitchen, private pool and BBQ facilities with wood available for purchase. Buffalo Bay is a 10min drive away for swimming.

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
Reviewed 23 December 2016

We really enjoyed our stay at Forest Valley Cottages and will definitely be returning in the near future for another visit. It was very relaxing and had an awesome view of the forest. I would highly recommend it to anyone.

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Great setting,tranquil in nature picture setting!Great to recharge batteries , to unwind, and to celebrate llife! Bath overlooking forest whilst outdoor shower was great- even had hot water! Can strongly recommend!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Microwave
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Honeymoon hide-aways with Jacuzzi/spa baths and tub, with super unspoiled views of the valleys and mountains surrounding Knysna 15 mins away, by car, Webber BBQ, DSTV, daily housekeeping, private and safe, tourism info board, free wi-fi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Forest Valley Cottages

Address: Rheenendal Road, Rheenendal, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna > Rheenendal
Price Range: €91 - €135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Forest Valley Cottages 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Do your shopping beforehand, and bring ice. Once your there you will not want to travel the 10km to the nearest store.”
 of 5 bubbles AbriB, 3 Nov 2014 | Read review
“The Earth Rose unit is by far the best with the spa jacuzzi bath overlooking the forest - even for couples. Use the second room for packing, etc.”
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