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Villa Paradisa Guest House

5.0 of 5 9 Watsonia Drive | Paradise, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at the paradisa for five nights .The first morning at breakfast was an experience as everyone sat at the same table but when Martin stating performing we all really enjoyed.He gets great pleasure in creating a differnt breakfast each morning so your not sure was coming .The accomdation is fantastic and the pool area is just breathtaking overlooking... More 

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I came here for our honey moon. Marilyn was very charming and helpful. Her sense of decor certainly lights up the place. The washrooms were very nice. They decorated our bed in rose petals when they found out it was our honeymoon. Martin is an excellent cook. I hope he makes you breakfast. He even gave us... More 

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London, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Marilyn & Martin the fantastic owners of this beautiful villa made us feel at home the moment we arrived in our gorgeous honeymoon suite. The views of Knesyna estuary are spectacular and Martin cooks up a storm in the mornings from their fabulous kitchen. Marilyn booked two restaurants for us and they were both to die for. The room was... More 

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Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
16 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You really need a car to get to this guest house. It's set right up on top of the hill overlooking Knysna. Security is good as you enter through electric gates and drive up a very steep drive to the parking area. A member of staff was quickly there to help carry our bags up the stairs to the entrance.... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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17 hotel reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we arrived we were just breath taken! The view is spectacular. The hosts are so lovely an generous and we were welcomed with champs on our balcony. Also the staff are excellent and our room was made up perfectly. It was like a room in a luxury palace! There were so many pretty little details with flowers, luxury soaps,... More 

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Roermond, The Netherlands
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very clean and luxurious guest-house on a quiet street in the nice town of Knysna. We were there in may, so didn't get to enjoy the pool. Martin and Marilyn are very welcoming, Martin's breakfast is superb. We had a car, which is good to have to explore Knysna and the Garden Route from Villa Paradia. They arranged for restaurant... More 

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Somerset West, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our 2nd visit to Martin and Marilyn's beautiful guest house and once again our expectations were exceeded as soon as we entered the big gates to their beautiful home. Efficient and friendly staff quickly moved luggage to our room while we were warmly welcomed by Martin and Marilyn in their beautiful home. The luxury room and bathroom decorated... More 

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7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

We stayed here for two nights in December. The location is stunning and the pool and deck overlooks the bay which is a beautiful view of Knysna. The guest house itself is done to a very high standard as you'd expect from a hotel, yet feels so homely which is lovely. The hosts are fabulous! Not only breakfast, but I... More 

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Addo, Eastern Cape, South Africa
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for our 10th wedding anniversary and we were really happy with our choice. We felt really welcome and well cared for. Nothing was too much trouble. The rooms were spacious and luxurious with spectacular views over knysna lagoon. We really enjoyed our breakfasts, which were beautifully presented and very tasty. One can tell that... More 

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North Potomac, Maryland
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

My husband and I stayed here for one night in December, 2014, in between our trip to George and Cape Town. Unfortunately the owners were out of town but Marilyn's mother there and made sure we were comfortable and informed. Initially we were placed in the wrong room but it was an innocent error and was fixed very quickly. The... More 

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Address: 9 Watsonia Drive | Paradise, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — Villa Paradisa Guest House 5*
Number of rooms: 4
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
#3 Family Hotel in Knysna

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