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The Rex Hotel

8 Gray Street, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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Stilbaai, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

more 5 star than 4 star very nice and clean hotel me and my wife will visit the rex hotel again. staff and food were friendly and very nice only 300m from waterfront. safe parking is n plus for hotel thanks again

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Polokwane
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Rex Hotel is a fantastic honeymoon gateway for us, and I give it 10stars for excellent service and exceeded expectations......I have fallen in love with The Rex hotel. We will definitely come again with friends

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Thank Stanleyngwetjanaks
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6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Rooms are really pretty and peaceful. The hotel's decor is stunning. Breakfast is served downstairs in the courtyard and is a full buffet. Friendly staff and safe parking in the garage. Close to shops and the waterfront so very central and walking distance to everything you need.

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York, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My reviews of hotels we have stayed at are normally favourable but this is an exception. This hotel boasts 4 star accommodation comprising "30 spacious suites most with kitchen facilities" and 5 of these suites are double or twin bedded. On our Garden Route tour we had a twin bedded room booked expecting one of these suites but ended up... More 

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Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. We value all comments received. My apologies for the unpleasant stay you had with us. However the room you received was indeed the standard twin room which you had originally booked. Unfortunately as it was peak season, we were unable to upgrade you to a bigger room. My recommendation for a spacious room... More 

Banff, Canada
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6 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really liked this hotel. Very conveniently located in a safe area close to good restaurants and great shopping. Hotel was very stylish but the rooms could do with some very minor tweaking. Would highly recommend and definitely stay here again

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Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at The Rex Hotel. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Thanking you in advance for your recommendations and we look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind Regards, Masuda More 

Pretoria, South Africa
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow what an amazing stay. This is truly home away from home. The staff is welcoming, knowledgable and friendly. We have visited a lot of hotels all over South Africa and this is one of the best! We will definitely visit you again. Plan your stay well in advance as they are very popular for a reason.

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Thank WilmaMol
Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am delighted to have received the positive feedback. From The Rex Hotel team we would like to thank you for staying with us. We look forward to welcoming you back to our "home away from home". Kind Regards, Masuda More 

Newcastle, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here two nights while travelling the Garden Route. We had an amazing suite complete with wrap round balcony! I could easily have moved in! The breakfast offered a great choice of dishes. Delicious Staff courteous and friendly. I can thoroughly recommend this hotel and wish we could have stayed longer. Only downside was the Wifi server used by... More 

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Thank Sheila A
Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. With regards to the wifi, the technicians have been here and the problem has now been resolved. My apologies for the inconvenience caused. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind Regards, Masuda More 

UK
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54 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Checked in today to find that there's no wifi. The receptionist managed to log me in for a few seconds but nothing since then. For anyone that relies on Internet access for work this hotel is not a good choice. Another lady on the reception desk mentioned that it had not been working properly for a month. The hotel website... More 

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Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your feedback. My apologies for the inconvenience caused. However I hereby confirm that the problem has been resolved. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind Regards, Masuda More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location close to the waterfront. I had assumed from the room photo that room booked was open plan, but our apartment had a separate bed/ lounge. Lounge nice size, but bedroom very small. The breakfast is served in a separate cafe which is a nice concept, but the buffet wasn't well done. Hot food was cold and over cooked,... More 

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Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting a review. We value all comments received. Due to availability we had complimentary upgraded you to a bigger room. My apologies about the breakfast, I will most certainly address it with the staff. I do hope that you will consider staying with us again. Kind Regards, More 

Mossel Bay, South Africa
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

Just cannot find anything bad or negative to say about this Hotel absolutely incredible and the design second to none staff just fabulous, just fabulous. The room is superbly designed and very spacious location near to town Knysna yacht club restaurants

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Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting a review and sharing your experience at The Rex Hotel. I am delighted to hear that you had a wonderful stay. I will most certainly forward your comments onto the staff as it motivates them in offering our guests the superior service. We look forward to welcoming you back again, in the not too... More 

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