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Bamboo the Guesthouse

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No 9 Bolton Street | Hunter's Home, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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Saxmundham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed just one night in this beautiful, quirky, delightful guest house. The rooms are gorgeous, spacious and comfortable. The gardens are just lovely, and our stay was one of the highlights of our 2 1/2 week trip to South Africa. We would thoroughly recommend a stay here.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Quirky fun + very friendly..it suited our personality. Wish that we had more time to stay longer. Owners and staff really friendly +helpful and willing to go the extra mile to ensure you had a great time. Shirley +bill

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Yelverton, Devon, UK
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We came as a party of 7 and had 3 single rooms and 2 doubles. The setting was a labour of the owners imagination and was quiet unique. The rooms are basic but perfectly adequate although some were a little dark and one was rather damp (Pygmy). Owners and staff charming and even helped with a tyre problem. Thank you... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stopped in Knysna for two nights as we adventured on the Garden Route. Luckily, our friends from J-Bay recommended Bamboo! This spot is for a more adventurous traveler who is looking for a hidden gem. Bamboo is tucked away in a tree filled paradise. You almost feel like your in a tropical forest. We thoroughly enjoyed... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very friendly service focused place set in a very tranquil bush setting. Loved our stay and wished we'd booked longer. Room was spacious and elegant. Excellent breakfast. Loved Grandma's shop displaying the local craft and art work. Good value place with excellent friendly service.

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Jaynie C, Front Office Manager at Bamboo the Guesthouse, responded to this review

Good morning Many thanks for such an amazing review, glad that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope that your next stay will be longer and more pleasant, Granny says on your next visit she will have more interesting things for you to look at in her shop. Warmest regards The Bamboo Family More 

Stockholm, Sweden
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is amazing with a beautiful garden with give the envy to stay there and relax around the pool. The decoration with lot of handcrafts and wonderful art all around the place is beautiful. The breakfast is original and quite different to what we had elsewhere. We had the opportunity to taste very good typical african pancakes. In the... More 

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Jaynie C, Front Office Manager at Bamboo the Guesthouse, responded to this review

Good morning Thank you ever so much for such a wonderful review, we are pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and hope your next visit will be just as great if not better. We are glad we could be of assistance and are happy to help always. Warmest regards The Bamboo Family More 

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

Our arrival with a large group was as smooth as the lagoon. A big shout out to the staff: Kally and her kitchen crew were great. Granny was always attending to the well-being of the group and nothing could bring these two ladies off track. From the curio shop to the grounds and via the rooms, a stop here is... More 

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East End, St. Thomas
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really enjoyed my stay. The staff went out of their way yo accommodate my vegan diet. I'm so impressed. Rooms were great though I would have enjoyed a microwave to heat up food. General ambience was great and staff welcoming. Thank you

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our stay at Bamboo was absolutely amazing, from our room to the friendly hosts, everything was perfect. We couldn't have picked a better place. Thank you for an amazing stay, we'll definitely be back!

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Jaynie C, Front Office Manager at Bamboo the Guesthouse, responded to this review

Good morning Many thanks for your wonderful review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back to Bamboo someday soon. Warmest regards Cally More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016

Great service, excellent views . The self catering unit worked perfectly for my family and Jane & Kelly went out of their way to assist. Could be permanently serviced which I'm sure will happen in the future.

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