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Wayside Inn

Pledge Square | 48 Main Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Knysna Wayside Inn, located on the main street of the town is most suitable for a few days stay to discover the heart of the Garden Route. The rooms are neat and clean. A full English breakfast is served. There are many good restaurants within walking distance. In the hotel foyer there is an honesty bar, fridge and brochures to... More 

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Trish T, General Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to review our Inn, We apprecite your comments. We look forward to having you stay with again in the future. Kind regards Trish More 

Melbourne, Australia
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 3 nights and we were delighted with the accommodation. The staff were friendly and helpful, the room was spacious with a comfortable bed and the location was unbeatable - it was a treat to be able to walk to all the lovely restaurants and not worry about driving. We would return to stay here - very... More 

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Trish T, General Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

We are greatful to you for taking the tiem to write a review. Thank you for the positive review. Looking forward to welcoming you at the Inn again shortly. Kind rgards Trish More 

Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
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21 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

From the moment we walked into the guesthouse we felt at home! The room was spacious with aircon and we needed it with the heatwave experienced this summer! Free Wifi too! The minibar was well stocked and the prices really affordable. Breakfast was something to look forward to every morning for all of our stay over 10 days. They prepare... More 

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Thank Gareth F
Trish T, General Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive feedback. We really enjoyed having you here - we missed you both when you left. I am so blessed with amazing, friendly staff that all work together, forming a great team. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay and we really look forward to your return. I have printed your kind... More 

Surfers Paradise, Australia
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25 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

Charming B&B, nicely decorated and clean. We were warmly welcomed by Trish who is very friendly yet professional. She and her staff were helpful and eager to give suggestions about places to eat and visit in and around Knysna. We would not hesitate to stay at the Wayside Inn again.

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Thank TravelAllOver21
Trish T, General Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback. We encourage any feedback - how nice to have such positive feedback. I will inform my staff too, of your wonderful feedback. It is incredible how it puts a big smile on their already happy faces. We look foward to welcoming you back here soon. Happy travels home. Trish More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015 via mobile

Always nice and good value for Money. Breakfast okish and Tv can be upgraded with more DSTV channels. A warm feeling to check in here but definitely need some small upgrades. Staff is very friendly and always helpful.

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Thank Jealene
Trish T, General Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Hi Jaelene, Thank you so much for your feedback. We appreciate all and any feedback we get. I am not sure if you are aware, but Wayside Inn was closed in August 2014. On the 1st of November 2014 we reopened it. We do realise that a lot needs to be done to the Knysna Wayside Inn and we are... More 

Bellville, South Africa
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015 via mobile

Thank you for a lovely stay. Small and intemit guest house.close to everything. Great hostess Trish. Also thank you Daniel. A must stay. Value for money. Rooms are cosy and comfortable. Beds are decent..... Breakfast was really good to start the day and included! Nice and safe environment.

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Thank Johannes A
Trish T, General Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Sorry about the late response. Thank you so much for the positive feedback!! it is greatly appreciated and I will inform Daniel of your kind words. It always makes his normal grin a bit wider. We really look forward to welcoming you back here soon. Kind regards More 

Ballymena, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

Travelling along the Garden route and found this lovely accommodation close to centre of Knysna. This is a smallish old world type hotel which is top value for money. The service was top class and the host was full of helpful advice. If you are visiting this area this is an ideal place to stop over

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Thank Seamus F
Knysna, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2015

This smallish Inn, is situated in Knysna Town. It is walking distance to many shops and restaurants. The staff are very friendly and the breakfast was more than sufficient. Thank you trish and staff for a lovely stay.

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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28 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

We wanted to explore the town and feel its vibe so staying here suited us. Of course, being close to the main street and a bar across the street, it is impossible to expect a noise-free evening. But when all windows of the room are all closed, noise is barely perceptible. There is free parking with security roaming the complex... More 

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Trish T, General Manager at Wayside Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the review. It is really appreciated that you took the time to do a review on us. We have taken note of the other issues you mentioned, and the scheduled carpet cleaning is about to take place. Our towels are washed daily but will take it up with our laundry. Thanks and kind regards Trish More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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88 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

We visited for a three night stay on a Groupon special. For the price we paid it was quite nice but at normal rates i would spend some time looking at all the options. Not that this place is not worth a look at, decide for yourself and according to your own preference. The positives: Very central in town, room... More 

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