We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Lavender Hill Guest House

Certificate of Excellence
Hotel website
22 Wilson Street, | Hunters Home, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Lavender Hill Guest House
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Lavender Hill Guest House
Write a Review

72 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    54
    15
    3
    0
    0
See reviews for
17
22
4
6
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (12)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (72)
  • Mar-May only
    (22)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (13)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (14)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (23)
All months
Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hi Good day Karen This is the first time that our company used your guest house and our consultants have only good and positive feedback re your guest house, clean, friendly, all is great they say. I will add you to our database for any future overnight stays. We will surely book again when we have projects in Knysna. Kind... More 

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes
Midlothian, Virginia
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the second time we have stayed at Lavender Hill. Both times have been for a week or more. We stayed in room #1 both times and love it. It is clean, spacious and opens up onto the wrap around back porch. Karen, the owner is an incredible sweet spirit. She will do everything to make your stay perfect.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dusseldorf, Germany
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Lavender Hill House for 3 nights in the appartment. It had 2 bedrooms, a living room area plus a good equipped kitchen - this was perfect for us as a family. There was also a huge garden where we could chill. The breakfast was great, you could tell that very good ingredients were used. The best... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cape Town, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Great stay at Lavender hill with excellent service and verg good breakfast.Very nice clean rooms with more than enough space.Nice location with good restaurant in the area. Great friendly host.Will definitely recommend it to any traveler.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Malmo, Sweden
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Situated at the outer parts of Knysna in a calm area. Charming place with a lot of nice details like a bottle of sherry on the room and a "help your self bar" with very reasonable prices. Nice owner and god breakfast.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Had a comfortable stay! Nice rooms and nice breakfast. It is a little off so you will need a car to get around. Also lovely new host that took over in August of 2014! Small precious lavender details everywhere which makes it special and calmly situated in a green area.

Was this review helpful? Yes
East London, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

Our stay was very short, but we were very happy. The facilities were clean and very well-equipped - and spacious enough for a family of four. The staff were very friendly and helpful, making our stay pleasant.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes
A TripAdvisor Member
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

Our trip to Knysna included staying 3 nights at Lavender Hill Guest House and we were glad we did! The building itself is amazing and not far from the Knysna Heads; and surrounded by beautiful greenery. Knysna centre is just a stone's throw away. The accomodation was of a very high standard and the full English breakfast was delicious! Karen... More 

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes
JHB
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

Spent New Year's Eve at Lavennder Hills. What a wonderful home. Breakfast was amazing. The owner went out of her way to ensure we were all comfortable. The beds were amazing, the entire home so neat. Definitely will return on our next trip to Knysna.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Burntwood, United Kingdom
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We stayed three nights at this beautiful guest house, breakfast was included and the food was well presented and served. There was a hot and cold choice with cerials, yogurts, hams cheeses etc the room was very clean and has a nice view looking towards the bay of Knysna. Safe parking and very reasonable rates

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

19 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (4)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Other (2)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (15)
Viewed
Room/suite (6)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Viewed
Other (6)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay

Amenities

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question