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The Russel Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Graham Street, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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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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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW 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
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 3 weeks ago

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
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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
1 review
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
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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Grahamstown
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Nothing fancy, but clean, very central and with secure parking (we travelled with bicycles on the back of our car which we felt safe enough to just leave on the car). Staff exceedingly helpful and friendly. Overall: value for money.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Good value for money hotel if you are on a tight budget. Rooms are small but clean and comfortable and staff are friendly. Situated in the centre so not much by means of views but its a quick drive to the waterfront to enjoy.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014 via mobile

Was priviledged to spend one night at the hotel. From reception to the cleaners all were friendly and helpful. The rooms are spacious and clean with lots of space. Location also very good and close to all the amenities

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Address: Graham Street, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
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Hotel Class:3 star — The Russel Hotel 3*
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