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The St. James of Knysna

5.0 of 5 The Point, Eastford, Knysna, 6570 | P.O. Box 1242, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We spent one night here as part of our honeymoon in South Africa. The weather wasn't great which was a shame as the view of the lagoon from our huge bedroom suite was amazing! We had dinner at the hotel in the evening and it was delicious, friendly waiting staff and (as we discovered throughout our travels), incredibly reasonably priced,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely room overlooking the lagoon with a balcony, Where you could watch the boats and birds go by. The breakfast was very nice sitting on the terrace,the evening meal was Good, the gardens are very well looked after, Of the 2 days we stayed my hire car was cleaned each day.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Heavenly 4 nights spent here. Superb suite overlooking the lagoon, enormous room and lovely balcony. Breakfast and dinner excellent, as were the staff who were always there to help. A brilliant welcome on arrival which continued during our stay and a great car cleaning service, much needed after some of our trips. Very sorry to leave.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The entire property was elegant with beautiful well maintained grounds and a great view on the water. We had Suite #5, which was large and comfortable with lots of special extras. The staff gave five star service, including washing and drying our car, unsolicited; and top-notch refined service in the dining room.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel was excellent and we enjoyed our stay very much - I had guests in two other rooms at the same time. To improve from a very good hotel to an excellent one, more attention needs to be paid to the detail - for example curtains that do not close fully and matches that do not light. The staff... More

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Pretoria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent 5 days on honeymoon in the Lady Anne suite and felt like absolute royalty. The service and housekeeping was excellent. The restaurant food was fantastic with a very relaxing atmosphere. Definitely the place to stay in Knysna.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

splendid property with the best views on the laguna in Knysna. Friendly and helpful staff. Excellent restaurant. Quiet environment. Very comfortable and spacious rooms. Highly recommendable for all types of travellers.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

The best hotel we stayed in during our trip in South Africa. We loved every moment we spent there, from the kindness and professionalism of the staff to the quality of services and food, to the delicious breakfast in an amazing location.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Its a beautiful boutique hotel.Stayed in the suite with balcony overlooking the waterfront.The weather was cold but the view was excellent.The suite is very spacious and well worth the price.The breakfast lavish and with a set menu with choices.The garden on the water front was charming.Overall worth staying

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

We stayed here as we travelled along the Garden Route. It was tucked away by the waters edge at The Point just through Knysna. It was a beautiful house, extremely well appointed and maintained, in beautiful surroundings. The views were spectacular and very restful. We were looked after very well. Everyone took an interest in us and our travels. We... More

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Address: The Point, Eastford, Knysna, 6570 | P.O. Box 1242, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:5 star — The St. James of Knysna 5*
Number of rooms: 15
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