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Knysna Riverside Lodge

5 Phantom Pass Road, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed 2 nights , 16 -18 Jan . Great location , character & service .Remy and family ,are eager to satisfy clients reasonable needs. Lovely restaurant on site. Quality & attitude of staff make the experience great value for money.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a fantastic stay for a week. ..wonderful location out of the bussle of knysna central but 2 min away. .. The owner Remy and his wife are awesome and are fixing the place up to make it even more awesome. ..the restaurant is without comparison had my best meals here after eating out at every place in knysna. ..a... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful location I must say, upon arrival the owner could not find our payment we had to provide our proof/deposit slip. We booked 2 nights,left after 1,the room was disgusting, stinking, damp,ancient carpets hence so much dust,the bathroom has no ventilation, only 2 channels work on the TV.the bed I think is 30 years old, it's about to cave in... More 

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Owner D, Directeur général at Knysna Riverside Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review about your experience in our lodge. We are really sorry you did not enjoy your stay with us as all our clients since we took over the place 8 weeks ago. It is a shame you did not take the time to come and see us about your desapointment, and... More 

Cape Town
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Thoroughly welcoming and accommodating family run hotel - fantastic hospitality and wonderful ambience! Picturesque setting - we hope you go from strength to strength in your new venture - highly recommended !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 via mobile

What an awesome place to stay, with a tranquil river view.Remy which took over Knysna Riversidelodge, has welcomed us with open arms! The staff are extremeley helpfull and made our stay tremendous, so by that we booked another 2 nights extra, it is very clean and neat. This is a must stay especially if you are into nature, we made... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We were there about a week ago, and what a wonderfull time we had. NEW owners, beautiful, friendly, warm french family. Reme and Cathy and children. They make you feel like part of the family and try and accomadate you as best as possible. The are still busy improving on the old owners failures, but I would recommend this stay... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We had read some very worrying comments about this establishment prior to our visit. However, when we arrived we were very impressed with the accommodation. A new family have taken on this business and they are making many improvements. The room we had wonderful views, it was comfortable and clean. The new propiators we very friendly and attentive to their... More 

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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Enjoyable two-night stay. Lots of sweet little touches and clearly under renovation and new management. Clean, neat and comfortable. Definitely a place I would consider returning to. Will however, remember to use the map embedded on their website, as Google directed us to the opposite side of town!

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Reading the reviews before we left from Port Elizabeth I wasn't expecting much, but my wife had already booked as a surprise weekend getaway. I am from California so this was my first trip to Knysna. The only problem with the whole weekend was google maps which my phone GPS uses had the hotel on the wrong side of town... More 

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Orkney, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We were impressed with the beautiful scenery right on the lakeside. The room was cleaned properly everyday and fragrant flower petals strewn everywhere. We were welcomed with warm muffins on arrival. And everyday we got more biscotti for the coffee they supplied in the room. The restaurant served more than ample breakfasts and delicious dinners with a surprising wide range... More 

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Address: 5 Phantom Pass Road, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 13
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