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Knysna Herons Guest House

3.0 of 5 11 Herons Way | Lower Old Place, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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  • 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed for three nights over Christmas. We had a pleasant stay. Frederick the host is very helpful and makes you to feel like at home. We had a lovely Christmas breakfast with even Christmas crackers ! The breakfast provided is great. There is a selection of juice, fresh fruit, cereals, toast with butter, jams & marmalade. There is also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms were a comfortable size and the bathrooms nice also. We were well looked after during our stay here. Breakfast is value for money. The location is very nice. Its close to Thesen Island and not far from the Quay. I would stay here again.

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived at 14h00 and Frederick was ready to welcome us to our rooms. Frederick is a character and prepared to chat to guests and ensure no "stone is left unturned". You feel comfortable that you are being well look after. Our rooms were clean and comfortable. The rooms had TV, fridge and without a doubt the best wi-fi we... More 

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Ramsgate
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our stay at the guest house was fabulous, clean rooms, property coffee cups, our room was neat and clean. The pool was great for the kids. Thank you Frederick for our home from home feeling. Breakfast was great!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

U have to be used to sleeping in a wooden house to appreciate this establishment. The noise made by footsteps and banging headboards can be irritating at times. Nevertheless, the host was very friendly and always eager to help and provide additional info on Knysna.

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Oare, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

We stayed 6 nights here (longer than most, I suspect) and had a wonderful experience throughout. Although not in the heart of town, the location was fine. It is convenient to the N2, minutes from town by car, and there is a good pub in walking distance. Our room (Hoopoe) was comfortable with a large bath with both tub &... More 

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Urk, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Service was good. Rooms are small and need update. we traveled with friends they had a very small room. The beds are hard. The host is very friendly. Location is average.Knysna is a nice place to walk around and eat!!

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Somerset West, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

The room was clean with everything we needed. We had a bath as well as a big shower in the bathroom. The English breakfast was delicious. Frederick welcomed us with open arms an was always ready to help. We will recommend Heron`s Guest House for a pleasant stay in Knysna to all our friends.

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

I would rather refer to Herons Guest House as a Home. :) This was our second stay. The rooms are exceptionally clean and tidy. They are cleaned daily as well. The home is within 2 km of the waterfront and the centre of town. Breakfeast is a treat. You are served like a king to a range bigger than most... More 

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Hoedspruit, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We stayed for 1 night only at this wonderful place in the heart of the Garden Route on our way to KZN. It is situated in a quiet area of Knysna only 4 minutes drive from the Waterfront and all the restaurants and shops. We enjoyed our breakfast personally cooked by Frederick the Manager, and the cleanliness of our room... More 

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KnysnaHeron, Manager at Knysna Herons Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind and highly valued review Andrew.It was great to host you and Renee and young Luke and I certainly look forward to meeting and perhaps hosting you all again one day.Hope you had a pleasant trip back to your corner of paradise at Royal Malewane.Best Wishes and thank you for your visit and support More 

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Address: 11 Herons Way | Lower Old Place, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Knysna Herons Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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