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South Villa Guest House

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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
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

From the moment we arrived at South villa, we were greeted warmly and given a great local information to get us going. The room had a fabulous view of the lagoon. It was tastefully decorated and very clean. The bed was comfortable, the bathroom was tasteful and we even had a balcony where the sunset could be enjoyed.

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

South Villa is a wonderful guest house run by the delightful and charming Marina who could not be more accommodating and helpful. The Villa is situated in a quiet upmarket area known fittingly as "Paradise". The are a few steep steps to encounter but help is available to assist with suitcases. Marina greeted us with a smile and a welcome... More 

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Windsor, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

After a long drive on the Garden Route, we relaxed into the beautiful, airy, comfort of the South Villa in Knysna. Our room had pristine cleanliness, a comfortable bed with fluffy comforter, private balcony with a lovely view of the waterfront and 4 star amenities in the room. Upon arrival we were offered a beverage of our choice which was... More 

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Knysna, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015 via mobile

We stayed for two nights and enjoyed every minute of it! Friendly reception and beautifull rooms with a fantastic lagoon view. Delightfull breakfast served on the room balcony. A place to remember! ......................................................................................................................

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2015

Loved this place, SO clean. We book places based on Tripadvisor reviews but, even so, we are sometimes disappointed. Not so here, we couldn't find a single fault from the white tiled staircase leading from reception to the sparklingly clean bedroom and bathroom with crisp white linen and towels. If you are fussy about cleanliness this is the place for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

We stayed at South Villa for four nights and did not want to leave. Our room was beautiful and the views from the balcony were lovely. Breakfast on the balcony each morning just made our day. Nothing was too much trouble. We highly recommend any looking for a first class stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

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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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

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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4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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