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Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge

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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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Sandton, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at the lodge for a week vacation during the off-peak period. The room and the view is beautiful and the setting is peaceful and private. The staff and owners were friendly and helpful. The rooms were attended to twice or more in a day. We felt that we received good value for money.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wonderful place! Tucked away from the buzz of the city life over looking the lake. Quiet and tranquil atmosphere and very romantic Close to all main attraction in Knysna. Will be visiting again for sure

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Pretoria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you are looking to relax in a private lodge with breathtaking views over the Knysna lagoon, Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge is the place to go. Although it is situated in the "bush" is it only a 5-10 minute drive from Knysna's Waterfront. The staff was very friendly and helpful and the rooms are stylishly decorated and serviced... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is extremely beautiful, the view from your lagoon suits are breathtaking. Lance and his staff are awesome and extremely helpful. If you ever want a honeymoon or a 2nd one even and anniversary this place will blow your partners mind.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful setting, views breath-taking. Rooms have all the luxuries we could have dreamed of, including underfloor heating in the bathroom :-) and delicious crunchies with our coffee. Friendly, helpful staff always welcoming. Loved our stay! Thanks, we will definitely be back again for a third time.

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Stellenbosch
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a two night stay in the lagoon view room. Amazing view, great rooms. Very quiet and peaceful place. Service was great and good value for money overall. If you are looking for break from busy life, I can recommend Elephant Hide.

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Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Elephant Hide Lodge is a fabulous spot among the gorgeous trees, it is peaceful, quiet and I had a great view of the lagoon. Room was stunning and the staff were kind and helpful. I fully recommend!!!

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Cape Town, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The service from the host was excellent and the room had an awesome view.We also loved the homemade crunchies that came with the tea tray. A fireplace would have made it a 5 star for us.Another nice to have would have been a load-shedding schedule and where to go for dinner if there is load-shedding.

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Klerksdorp, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Ohh where do i start. the lodge is amazingly beautiful. the view from the room is perfect for a romantic stay. thou it weather was cold in knysna, the staff made sure that we come back to a boiling hot geyser and electric blanket. i will definately come back.

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Grahamstown
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Lovely views from bedroom, bathroom and shower. Loved the Jacuzzi bath. Lovely little deck for sunny weather. Very comfortable. Really enjoyed our stay. Well positioned for privacy. Staff very friendly.

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