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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 #13 of 28 Hotels in Knysna
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Well staff were very friendly great room and good rest for 4 nights, however no thought for people with physical challenges. Toilets too low, bath/shower area small. Breakfast not what we expect. Menu not much to choose from..Only one DSTV sports channel.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Only one night so not much to review. however for the short time, it was very pleasant and friendly. very comfortable and value for money especially for a family. will definetly stay here again. one thing could be improved, more dstv channels

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Western Cape, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a wonderful time at this hotel in the peek of December holidays.What stood out for us was the friendliness , openness and honesty of the staff. We were 4 couples and we were there for a whole 10 days and it felt like being with our own family, we were treated with utmost respect and that made our... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were pleasantly surprised by our stay at The Russel. What really stood out for us was the friendliness of the staff. Always eager to help and extremely polite. The room was comfortable and very clean. The bathroom was excellent. Water pressure great. We loved the bottled water provided very generously. Something to consider would be upgrading the TV's and... More 

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

The Russel Hotel was a oasis after a lovely day of exploring the Knysna area, its affordable and lovely. The room was lovely clean and fresh, the staff was very helpful and friendly, it was a pleasure staying there and we sure will recommend it to everyone we know.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed our stay at the Russel Hotel. The Staff were friendly, the rooms, linen and towels were clean. The Hotel is close by to everything.. Knysna was beautiful. Will definitely be back soon. Thanks. :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very friendly staff. They came in early to prepare breakfast for us, because we were travelling to Cape Town. They weren't rude about it, they did it with a smile. The rooms are spacious enough for a very comfortable stay. Very clean and neat.

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Queenstown, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

my stay at russel hotel knysna was very awesome and peacefull. the staff was very helpful in all aspects. service and cleanliness was at its best. In a nut shell a good place far away from home..where you feel at home.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed overnight at this hotel and was surprised at how clean the rooms and bathroom were. The kids had their own space and enjoyed the stay. Good value for money. This hotel is in need of a pool though and must offer dinner.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There was a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere to the Hotel. The clientele were international. We had a nice large room and the breakfast was good. The Service was friendly and efficient. I would stay again.

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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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