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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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Malmo, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything. We have travelled alot but we have never found anything compared to the Alexander. We defently recommend staying here, it is a pice of paradise. Rooms, service, breakfast, enviroment, view, the staff and owner gets 10+ from us!

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Bishopscourt, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As return guest we ve enjoyed our stay even more. Travis and Owner Wayne are always very helpful and make us feel very at home. I travel the world, stay in very nice hotels and The Alexander House is top of my list when I just want to get away without losing the comfort of home. We will be back!

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Blackboys, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautifully, clean, comfortable and luxurious. We have been delighted by The Alexander. Thank you Travis & Wayne for the wonderful welcome and fantastic property. The service is second to none, from the restaurant bookings, free transfers to dinner, the breakfast was outstanding, lots of home made goodies and attention to detail. We are not usually beaten by breakfast but the... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great value for money, exceeds expectations which were very high to begin with! Penthouse suite is sensational, has everything you need and more :) The owner and staff are exceptionally friendly and helpful, but still value your privacy. Fully recommend for a 5 star plus guesthouse.

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My boyfriend booked the guesthouse for one night as it was a special birthday and it was incredible, we only wish we could've stayed longer! We stayed in the pilot view penthouse which had a stunning private pool with breathtaking views of the Ocean. The room was tastefully decorated and the bath was magnificent! It is the attention to detail... More 

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at The Alexander for our honeymoon! Wow!!! What a stunning, romantic place to stay!!!! We were treated like royalty! When showed to our room there was rose petals on the floor shaped in a heart, flowers and champagne, even daily weather reports! The breakfasts were out of this world! The room has its own steam shower, Jacuzzi bath... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I have just returned from a most memorable 4 days at The Alexander. The views over the Knysna Heads are stunning and the furnishings are wonderfully feng shui. Breakfast was an absolute treat. Staff incredibly helpful and attentive, not to mention friendly. The complimentary dinner shuttle is a great additional touch. But it is the attention to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our honeymoon wouldn't have been the same without the few nights spent at The Alexander. We were treated like royalty and our room was even made up with rose petals, flower and champagne. The paintings and décor are out of this world and the breakfasts were to die for. The room and bathroom were extremely comfortable, we even had our... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

The Alexander is a very welcoming place, with genuinely nice and caring - as well as entertaining - staff. Suites are homey and perfectly equipped. The best part is of course the location, high on the cliff, which is just spectacular. Decor is exuberant and maybe not everyone's taste, but this does not take away from the quality of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

eye for detail, beautiful room, rich breakfast, astonishing view from terrace, great jacuzzi, the private shuttle to town for dinner, everything was arranged to perfection to give you a perfect stay. The public room was nicely decorated, you directly feel at home . Friendly staff, Wayne loves to have a chat with you and that adds the personal touch. Lots... 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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