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The Alexander

5.0 of 5 30 Glenview Road | Pilot's View, The Heads, Knysna, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Cape Town
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We celebrated our 1st wedding anniversary at the wonderful Alexander House!! Big thanks to Travis, Wayne, Wille & Cederic who took such good care of us!! I would recommend to anyone visiting Knysna :)

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Wayne A, General Manager at The Alexander, responded to this review

Good day Johan & Helene, Thank you for sharing your experience at The Alexander House, Knysna, on TripAdvisor. We enjoyed meeting both of you and welcoming you to The Alexander House and we are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back someday soon. Kind regards, The Alexander House team. More

Centurion
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location and views of the ocean. Friendly staff and an awesome breakfast spread. Shuttle service to restaurants in the evenings is a welcome service. All in all a great couple of days spend. Thank you Travis and Willie.

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Wayne A, General Manager at The Alexander, responded to this review

Good day Chris & Theresa, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at The Alexander House, Knysna. We are very happy to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to welcoming you back someday soon. Kind regards, TRAVIS & The Alexander House Team. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful views, Royal Honeymoon & Pilot's View Penthouse Suite were perfect. Travis was amazing always made sure everything was great, thanks. We will be book again. Photos don't do justice there's more to see once you check in Mutsa & Fanuel

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Wayne A, General Manager at The Alexander, responded to this review

Hello Fanuel & Mutsa, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at The Alexander house, Knysna, on Tripadvisor review. It was an absolute pleasure welcoming you both to The Alexander House for your Honeymoon. We are very glad to read that you enjoyed you stay with us and look forward to welcoming you both back to The... More

south africa
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was by far one of the most memorable stays at a guest house I've had. From the surround sound music options in the bedroom to the deck table and chairs outside with the option of pool deck chairs as well, the complimentary port, nuts and fruits and the bath goodies that way and beyond normal this helped in making... More

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Wayne A, General Manager at The Alexander, responded to this review

Good day Renelle, Thank you fro taking the time to share your experience at The Alexander House, Knysna, on Tripadvisor. It was a pleasure meeting you both and being of service to you during your stay at The Alexander House, Knysna. We look forward to welcoming you back someday soon and to creating even more wonderful memories for you at... More

Lusaka, Zambia
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at the Alexander for Our Honeymoon and it was an amazing 7 nights stay... Unmatched!!!! Travis from the Alexander went above and beyond to ensure my husband and i got to hotel safely after our connection mishap. He personally booked us a charter to bring us to the House so we didnt have to suffer... More

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Wayne A, General Manager at The Alexander, responded to this review

Hello Vanessa, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at The Alexander House, Knysna, on Tripadvisor. We are very happy that you and Maleba enjoyed your Honeymoon stay at The Alexander House, Knysna. It was an absolute pleasure meeting you both and being of service to you during such an exciting transition in your life. We look... More

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful place, beautiful location, beautiful people! A high quality guest retreat where you can get away from it all and be pampered or left alone - the choice is yours. Perfect is an overused word, but its hard to find a single adverse comment to make. Many thanks to Wayne, Travis and Memories - see you again soon!

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Wayne A, General Manager at The Alexander, responded to this review

Hello Keith and Purdy, Thank you for sharing your experience at The Alexander House, Knysna, on TripAdvisor. We are very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. It was an absolute pleasure meeting you both and I hope that you enjoyed your anniversary and Birthday with us. We look forward to being of service to you in the near... More

2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an amazing place. My fiance and I were blessed to book into the Alexander and from the time we were greeted by Travis we were in awe of what a beautiful and special place this is. We spent 3 nights in the Pilots View Penthouse Suite, which was absolute luxury, with breathtaking views and our own private pool. The... More

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Wayne A, General Manager at The Alexander, responded to this review

Good day Warren & Tanya, Thank you for sharing your experience at The Alexander House with the readers of Tripadvisor. It was an absolute pleasure meeting both of you and having you stay with us for 3 night. We are very happy that you enjoyed your visit with us and look forward to welcoming you back someday soon. Kind regards,... More

Lerici
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

location, everything refined.We were pampered. very good. very good very good very good very good very good excellent breakfast, near elephant center. per accontentarvi nella richiesta dei caratteri proseguo in italiano

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Wayne A, General Manager at The Alexander, responded to this review

Good day, Thank you for sharing your experience at The Alexander house on Tripadvisor. It is good to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. To receive 6 "Very Goods" form you is such a great compliment and for that The Alexander House team thanks you! We look forward to being of service to you in the future. Kind... More

Tenerife, Spain
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

We were greeted by Wayne and Travis at a mind blowing friendly place with big smiles and a glass of wine.The whole ambiance and luxury of the Alexander needs to be seen to believe. stayed in the Captains Quarters utter bliss, wanted to find one fault somewhere but not possible in any way,every detail has been carefully thought out to... More

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Wayne A, General Manager at The Alexander, responded to this review

Hello Peter and Jan, Thank you for sharing your experience at The Alexander House on Tripadvisor. It was such a pleasure meeting you both and enjoying your company. We look forward to welcoming you back to The Alexander House someday soon. Kind regards, The Alexander House Team. More

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Fantastic location overlooking the sea (we watched the whales on morning). The house was beautiful throughout with amazing views and a real feel of luxury. The owner and those that worked there were all friendly and extremely helpful. They even lay on a complimentary shuttle service into town for dinner. They couldn't do enough for you and we had a... More

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Wayne A, General Manager at The Alexander, responded to this review

Hello Omar, Thank you fro sharing your experience at The Alexander House on Tripadvisor. We are truly happy that you enjoyed your stay with us during your Honeymoon and look forward to welcoming you back someday soon. Kind regards, The Alexander House Team. More

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Address: 30 Glenview Road | Pilot's View, The Heads, Knysna, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Alexander 5*
Number of rooms: 6
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