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Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge

4.0 of 5 Cherry Lane | Welbedacht, 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars NEW

We booked this lodge because we wanted to explore the area from Tsitsikamma down to Knysna, wanted a rustic feel to it, but wanted to comforts of town close by - the impossible dream. But somehow Elephant Hide delivered. My daughter is 21 and we ended up getting her, her own room as the chalets are more designed for families... More 

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East London, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second visit to Elephant Hide. Friendly, warm welcome, clean rooms with attention to detail and a lovely wooden deck overlooking the lagoon. Beautiful setting to sip on a sun downer and watch the sun set! Spacious bathroom with big bath and shower. An enjoyable stop over and we will be back again on a future visit to... More 

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Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for 2 Nights at Elephant Hide and enjoyed every single moment. We had the spacious familyroom with separat bedroom for the kids and a big bathroom. The views from the lodge are wonderful as well as the delicous breakfast and the very kind service of Fish. You are surrounded from a beautifil garden where you can enjoy the... More 

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stunning views of the Lagoon and surroundings. Staff friendly and helpful. Rooms spacious and neat. Shower and bath overlooking the lagoon is special! Bar fridge well stocked. Overall a great experience and will be back!

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Stockholm
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice and clean. The owners and staff also most welcoming and helpful, delicious breakfast. The location is maybe not the best as it is a bit outside of town and the view is facing into the lagoon, but overall a very nice place

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been there twice, and everything was brilliant. The Rooms are exceptional, the service is awesome, and we will be going back again! Can't wait for this year's trip! My only request will be to get wi-fi in the rooms!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

Great night during our honeymoon here. Rose pettals on the bed upon arrival and a great bath over looking the lagoon. Nice owner who made lovely delicious breakfast and very nice couple that maintain the grounds. Slightly pricey, but worth it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

The most beautiful view of the Knysna lagoon! Friendly staff, especially Elly. The rooms are amazing, even though room 5 is not facing the lagoon. There wasn't any wifi available in the rooms, which was my only compliant, especially after pay R3805. Wifi is a must for any establishment!!!!!!!! But absolutely beautiful!!! Will definitely go back!!!!

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Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We had an absolutly romantic night, Special the bad with a bottle of wines, we will never Forget it. Also Fish and Wendy are so Special friendly persons, who take care of each. It is one of the nicest places I ever seen it. Thank you so much

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

5 night stay at this lodge, what an amazing place, the owners are hands on, attention to detail on everything, all the staff always ready to assist, no request to much for them. Me and my husband are well travelled, and some of the 5 star accomodation don't come close to this place. The view, the breakfast, the accomodation with... More 

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Address: Cherry Lane | Welbedacht, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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