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Badger's Lodge

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1509 Welbedacht | Eastford, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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
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Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

The best bed&breakfast ever!!! We have felt very comfortable and could have stayed longer . 2-3 days you should stay here . Beautiful. We wish we had more time at this bed & breakfast in Knysna. To make holiday an relaxe it's the perfect place.

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Joka H, Owner at Badger's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Sabine, many thanks for your wonderful review. We are pleased that you enjoyed staying with us and we hope to welcome you back one day. Best regards Katrin & Joachim More 

Honolulu, Hawaii
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Badgers Lodge is beautifully decorated. The lighting in our room was the best we had our entire trip. And all the touches in the room were very thoughtful and artistically done. Our room was clean, the grounds very nice and breakfast very good. Katrin was able to help us plan our time in the area, which turned out perfect. I... More 

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Joka H, Owner at Badger's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Anna, it was great to meet you and thank you so much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay! We hope you will be back one day and I am sure you had a wonderful time on safari after us! Best wishes Katrin & Joachim More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We felt so welcome during our stay at badgers Lodge. The Katrin & Joachim went out of there way to assist us in whatever we needed, which included advice on the activities around Knysna. Our only disappointment was that we couldn't stay there longer. The Rustic from the outside Chalet that we stayed in was very modern inside with everything... More 

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Joka H, Owner at Badger's Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely feedback on Tripadvisor. We really appreciate it. We would love to welcome you back at any time. Best regards Katrin & Joachim More 

St. Tropez
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

If you want to stay in a warm atmosphere, in a well decorated room were all items are in a perfect shape, it's here. Additional you have a sure parking place for your hired car. The owner is extremly friendly and he gives you a lot of advices i.e. for places where you can eat delicious for more than a... More 

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Joka H, Owner at Badger's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Gabriele, thank you very much for your wonderful review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and would love to welcome you back any time. Best regards Katrin & Joachim More 

Erlangen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

The friendly welcome we received from Katrin & Joachim set the stage for a very comfortable visit. They were flexible and helpful giving us tips on what to do next. The breakfast was great the environment they have created is good for unwinding. We would like to visit them again on our next trip to the region.

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Joka H, Owner at Badger's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Charles, thank you for your kind and generous feedback. We are delighted you enjoyed staying with us and would love to welcome you back any time. Best regards Katrin & Joachim More 

Oerlinghausen
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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Thank you, Kathrin, for two lovely days at your guest house. Our cottage, which you described as simple, had everything we wanted. It is very clean, spacious, well equipped and with nice views into your pretty garden. We regret that we hadn't the time to use our terrace with braai or your inviting pool - there is so much to... More 

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Joka H, Owner at Badger's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Ute, thank you for your wonderful review on Tripadvisor! We are just so happy that you enjoyed your stay! It was great to have you here with us, and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Hope your men did enjoy the JUMP! And you, too, watching them! Wishing you everything of the best! Katrin More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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17 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

The place is clean and comfy, it was beyond what we expected. The backyard is basically a breathtaking jungle. The pool area is great but unfortunately the weather was not in our favor. The hospitality is excellent. Badgers Lodge is a great place to stay for those who are travelling on a budget and an excellent venue for absolute relaxation.... More 

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Joka H, Owner at Badger's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Chetan, thank you for your review on Tripadvisor. We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed staying with us and hope to see you again one day. Best regards. Katrin & Joachim More 

Bergisch Gladbach, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

We enjoyed every single minute in the wonderful reed covered houses and the perfect clean pool. The service and breakfast was excellent, something you are really enjoying straight when getting it and the family atmosphere, topped by very good recommendations from the owners are just making this location to one of the best spots. The garden gives you the impression... More 

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Nantwich, Cheshire, UK
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Stayed for 2 nights in a lovely thatched rondavel attached to main house where delicious breakfast was freshly cooked and served by Katrin. Our room was spacious and clean and contained all we needed, including en-suite bathroom with shower. Even a calorgas heater which we used one night as weather was great in the day, but cold at night at... More 

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Joka H, Owner at Badger's Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Sue, many, many thanks for writing such a nice review, much appreciated. It was so nice to having you around. Hope to see you again. Best regards - Katrin & Joachim More 

South Shields, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

Perfect. We agree with this one. We self catered at Badger's Lodge, in a spacious, clean and well appointed chalet set amidst pretty gardens and a swimming pool. Convenient for the town, badger's Lodge is well situated to enjoy the Lagoon, the Heads and Brenton-on-Sea where the sunsets are stunning. Our luxury was to sit out on the deck with... More 

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