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Knysna Stays

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   25 Old Toll Road | Upper Old Place, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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Ranked #8 of 99 Knysna B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
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Brussels, Belgium
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

To benefit from the view over the bay guests should book rooms on the first floor. We were very impressed by the great hospitality of the owner and personnel which made us stay one more night than planned. The house is well furnished and the breakfast you should not miss. In the event you are a golf please consult with... More

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Hamburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Stayed for 2 nights in the "Low-Budget" Room which was very spacious and had all amenities you could ask for! VERY friendly staff and a very helpful owner giving you useful tips what to do. Highly recommend to stay there for having a nice time in beautiful Kysna! Thank you Lloyd!

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

We are on our third visit and always truly enjoy our time at Knysna Stays . This is by far one of the best B&Bs ever. Excellent value for money, great rooms and lovely breakfasts with food and service. The owners Lloyd and Trish are very welcoming hosts friendly , helpful and very knowledgable , Rose the manager is a... More

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Preston UK
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

We stayed here for 6 nights in the Wilderness Suite. The room was very nice, clean, modern and spacious with a good sized bathroom. There was a fridge tucked away in a hallway for use by the guests which was handy. Rose (the manager) and all the other staff were lovely and very polite. Lloyd the owner is very friendly... More

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Hi Karen & Karl, Thank you so much for your lovely reveiw. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us at Knysna Stays Guest House and had such a wonderful time here in Knysna and that you were able to enjoy so many of the special experiences this area has to offer including extreme sports , bunji jumping... More

Reading, United Kingdom
2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

We were originally booked in for only two nights but enjoyed our stay so much we were lucky enough to be able to stay in our excellent room for a third night. Our room had a large balcony with good views over the lagoon. It was absolutely immaculate and very comfortable. Lloyd was a superb host and nothing was too... More

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Dear Ian & Jo, Thank you for taking the time to write this superb reveiw. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay at Knysna Stays Guest House and hopefully we will see you both again soon, if you are able stay a bit longer we will have time to play that game of golf Ian. Kind Regards, Lloyd , Trish... More

Leeds
2 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2014

Stay here! You won't be disappointed. Rose and the staff are superb and I echo the comments made by Angela G.....Lloyd goes out of his way to make you feel at home and he gives very useful tips regarding your stay in the Knysna area.

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Dear Anne & Richard, Thank you so much for this wonderful review. This has cheered us all up having just received a poor review from a guest who did not understand our efforts to try and do the upmost for them and who criticsed us for a situation which was completely beyond our control. We are so pleased you both... More

Karlshamn, Sweden
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102 reviews 102 reviews
19 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

We stayed in a big apartment with a bedroom, living room, big kitchen and an even bigger bathroom. Unfortunately, we had a view over only the parking lot. I think it's nicer if you get a room upstairs because then you will probably be able to see the lagoon. The place was a bit further from town than we thought.... More

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this reveiw of your stay. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and enjoyed our great Knysna weather especially as it is so wet and cold at the moment in Europe. Warm Regards from Sunny Knysna , Lloyd , Trish , Rose and all the team at Knysna Stays. More

Frankfurt, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

what a perfect place in Knysna!!!! We will come back that`s for sure. Very nice Room with Balcony and View over the Lagoon. Great big Bathroom. Lloyd was there every Morning to take care of his guests and gave helpful Tips to make the Stay perfect. Restaurant Reservation, Golf Arrangements,... And a nice Bottle of Wine as a Farewell Present... More

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Hi Angela, Wow what a lovely review. We were so glad you both stayed here at Knysna Stays and especially as you are such keen golfers and we were able to offer you great special rates for golf at Simola and Pezula which we know you really enjoyed. Thank you for the fun and laughter you brought to our guest... More

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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014 via mobile

Exellent service and hospatality. Everything is in place and very well organized. Keep up the exellent service and good work. The lodge is very clean and tidy and great looking. The food is exellent and even better than some restaurants. A very big thanks to Rose and Lloyd. We couldnt ask for better service.

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this wonderful reveiw. We are delighted that you really enjoyed our breakfasts and we can't wait to see you both again here at Knysna Stays. Kind Regards, Lloyd , Trish , Rose and all the team at Knysna Stays Guest House. More

Leuven, Belgium
1 review
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

We had a very nice time in Knysna Stays. The house is perfect, the breakfast setting near the pool super and the food is delicious. The welcome was very warm en the owner very helpfull with tips about things to see and do in the surrounding area. A place to return to.

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Dear Anne , Thank you for taking the time to post this great reveiw. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back to Knysna Stays Guest House in the future. Kind regards, Lloyd , Trish , Rose and all the team at Knysna Stays. More

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Also Known As:
Knysna Stays Hotel
Knysna Stays Hotel Knysna
Address: 25 Old Toll Road | Upper Old Place, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #8 of 99 B&Bs / Inns in Knysna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Knysna Stays 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Knysna Stays has been newly built and furbished to create the perfect place to stay whilst you explore Knysna and it's beautiful surroundings. If you are looking for a holiday destination that provides endless opportunity for the whole family this is the destination to travel to. Knysna Stays can offer you stylish accommodation with excellent facilities, but can also ensure the right direction to suit your preferred requirements. ... more   less 
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