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South Villa Guest House

4.0 of 5 22 Lower Circular Drive | Paradise, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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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
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I stayed at South villa Hotel between 25-27/03/2014. We wished we had stayed longer (at least 2 days) as Knysna is absolutely fabulous. The south villa guest house is much much better than the photos and the reviews suggest! Absolutely clean and comfortable rooms (even better than my own house!!!!). Marina, is just great!!! Very hospitable, helpful... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We travelled the Garden Route and stayed here for 2 nights over Christmas. Fabulous place, great service, nice and clean. What more do you need. Would highly recommend to anyone looking for accommodation in Knysna.

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Netanya, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

What a place! The South Villa was well over our expectations with such warm people serving you, great "built your own breakfast" menu that you put on the door the night before, amazing house and decor and above all- SO CLEAN and Fresh! The cleanest B&B wev'e been to on the garden route! A great catch at a reasonable price!... More 

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Fintry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We stayed in room 1 from 4/11/2014 to 7/11/2014.We were most impressed by the all round standard especially attention to detail by the owners. Our room had a beautiful balcony which over looked the lagoon .Kynsna waterfront is a 20minute walk but taxis are available. Would definitely return and reccomend

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

We had two nights here and really enjoyed our stay, the room was lovely, very clean and bright with a fantastic view. We had a great choice of breakfast and could eat it either on our balcony or in the guest lounge. Marina and her husband could not have been more helpful, booking us a table for dinner and suggesting... More 

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Hannover, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Our two nights in the South Villa were a dream. We had room 4 with a big balcony. The room is moulder and brightly furnished. The bathroom is in a top state. Unfortunately, comfortable armchairs are missing in the room with longer stay and bad weather. However, for it one can relax in the big sitting room and use an... More 

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Ramat Gan, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We called when we were 1.5 hours away, and luckily there was a room for us. Since we needed 2 nights, Marina explained they would have to move us from the ground floor to the top floor after the first night, and that they will take care of everything, which they did, in a way that left us completely uninvolved... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We visited this guest house as part of our honeymoon in South Africa this August. The b and b is decorated to a very high standard and is very modern and comfortable! Our room was really nice and clean with all amenities and we had a large balcony with a breathtaking view over Knysna lagoon. Our host was very friendly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

This guest house is an absolute gem! It's all about 5* hospitality. All rooms have a balcony with amazing views of the Heads and the lagoon. Rooms are spacious, clean and everything you need is there from the dressing gown to fresh shiny apples, superior selection of teas, bottled water and a little welcome chocolate. Our room had an extra... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We had an amazing stay in this welkept and beautiful guesthouse! The rooms are clean, tidy and the view from the balcony is explicit! The lady was friendly and gave good advice on daytrips and must sees!

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Address: 22 Lower Circular Drive | Paradise, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — South Villa Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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