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The Russel Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Cnr. Long & Graham Street, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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Ranked #17 of 28 Hotels in Knysna
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Supposed the heading says it all!! Need to add the friendliest service from specially Desmond. Breakfast is all you could ask for incl n order of warm foods off a menu which is not common. Very tasty and well prepared. Rooms spacious and clean. Would have liked a minibar fridge...? Great option to stay for a quick visit to the... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stumbled upon the Russel Hotel and was warmly greeted by the the Reception staff. Our room was spacious the beds very comfortable and the water lovely and hot in the clean bathroom. Breakfast is included and it was well laid out with cereals and toast as well as a hot choice made fresh to order. The town of Knysa... More

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Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed during an organized Tour at the Hotel for one night and went back right the next weekend because it was just such an great place to stay. The rooms are all differently in style and just beautiful arranged. The breakfast is great and so is the Staff, very friendly and very caring. I will definitely will be back!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very central easy walk to main street (5 mins) and 15 mins to the waterfront. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Hotel and rooms were clean and fresh. Layout of family room was good. Secure parking. No complaints at all. Hotel is on Long Street.

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Dubai
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We stayed for 4 nights. Very goog service. Excellent staff, devine breakfast and clean rooms. Safe parking with security guard. Will definately stay there again. And recommend to others. Spacious family room.

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Gauteng, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Nice hotel, spacious rooms, breakfast was the right up there with the best. Only complaint was the beds apart from that i enjoyed it thoroughly. Its in the city center and the staff are very helpful...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

excellent location and wonderful staff.would love to stay again. recommended for big groups and family. walking distance from the waterfront and the city mall. Douglas was very helpful and co-operative and could accomodate us for another day with ease.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Breakfast was outstanding. Staff helpfull friendly and willing to assist. Tv channels limited but were able to ask reception to select sport channel required. No problem returning again. Easy secured parking.

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Port elizabeth
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

I didn't want to take a bath because there was still hair from the previous occupants in it. The bed's one leg was broken. The people next door to us made a massive noise up until 12 at night and i couldn't contact the front desk as no one was answering the phone. Also the tv had no remote which... More

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Thank you to staff at the Russell Hotel for a very pleasant stay. We are from Port Elizabeth and have visited the Knysna, Wilderness and Sedgefield area about six times this year. We've been doing long week-end trips visiting different hotels, exploring the Garden Route. For the first time we travelled with my mom who is disabled due to illness... More

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Address: Cnr. Long & Graham Street, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Russel Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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