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Leisure Isle Lodge

4.0 of 5 87 Bayswater Drive | Leisure Isle, Knysna, South Africa
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We came for business in the area and could not help forget about the work when we were at the lodge. We were welcomed by Chris, who became our porter, waiter, valet, and friend. We stayed in the Penthouse Suite and we were blown away by the details put into each room. We could not help high five each other... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for three nights in January 2015 on a Garden Route trip. The Island is stunning, with great paddling opportunities off the beach in the lagoon. Few facilities within walking distance apart from the beach and a small cafe - you need a car. The staff are very friendly and helpful in offering suggestions for how to spend your days,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice lodge situated at the front row on the lake so very nice view from the rooms and bar/living rooms. Beautiful interior architecture and furniture. Very comfortable and clean luxury bedroom. Friendly people.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed 2 nights in room 4 at this amazing lodge on our way from Port Elizabeth to Cape Town. Great hotel, nice interior and outdoor areas. Just 15 meters from the Beach. Excellent food in the restaurant ( you must try the oysters) and under promise and over delivery on service, for example we found our car, dirty after 2... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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27 hotel reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Booked for a birthday dinner at leisure Isle lodge. On the positive side the food decor and view are fantastic. The food quality is really excellent and not too badly priced. On the negative side the staff copula have been a little more attentive and they say our table at the back of the room when the front tables with... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

This Lodge offers stunning views of the bay! Our room had a wonderful view of the bay with an enormous window facind the bay! The decoration and style is unique. Luxury and confort combined with a beach feel! really amazing, The food is spectacular. The staff makes you feel at home. Great place to relax, enjoy the view, go to... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

Everything about the Leisure Isle Lodge creates a peaceful, relaxing and so elegant feeling. Beautiful lagoon views, a modern somewhat,white and grey design, with comfortable sitting areas all over the house. Very warm welcome from the manager and all the staff, with helpful tips to plan your visit. Excellent dinner, maybe the best you'll find in town. If you want... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We stayed at the lodge for three days after traveling along the garden route. The lodge is right next to the lagoons edge which made for a lovely walk in the morning whilst the tide was out. The restaurant was great but you needed a car if you wanted to eat elsewhere as there were no restaurants on the island.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Hotel was lovely and cosy, very friendly and helpful staff and lots of entertainment indoors and outdoors! Huge DVD selection, warming towl racks, underfloor heating, bike hiring and quaint bar were just some of the highlights. Also lovely welcoming drinks!

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Durbanville, South Africa
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5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

A cold Knysna was forgotten with a warm welcome at Leisure Isle Lodge. We never visited Leisure Isle before and was just looking for a break. We were Wowed at an awesome place. The lodge and the setting is stunning, but even better than that are the friendly and helpful staff. David and Audrey are true assets. The food (and... More 

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Address: 87 Bayswater Drive | Leisure Isle, Knysna, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Leisure Isle Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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