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Amanzi Island Lodge

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31 Cearn Drive, | Leisure Isle, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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Banbury, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We recently returned to Amanzi expecting it to be as good if not better than when we previously visited. The location of the lodge is stunning with views over the towards The Heads and the rooms were much the same but a little tired. One of the showers in our room had no shower rose fitted and there were rust... More 

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Welkom, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Thank you for the stay at Amanzi, it was so short, but it was out of the books amazing and beautiful. I had no problems from booking the stay at Amanzi for my Anniversary, to the amazing food, the best game drive, the beautify view and mountain chalet, everything was just great. I have nothing to complain about. I did... More 

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Scotlnd
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just spend nine nights at Amanzi. It was fantastic. This was our fourth visit, and just gets better everytime. The staff are so helpfull , are so happy to help. Breakfast are lovely, looking over the lagoon. And plenty to choose from. Lovely bed linen, and the rooms are spotlessly clean. Its so relaxing, Beach chairs available also sun umbrellas.... More 

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London,UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't miss this one as it's simply the best with ticks in every box. A really fresh and beachy deco with a lovely position overlooking the lagoon. We stayed in the honeymoon suite and what a fab room with your own balcony with sunbeds to lay on in a real sun catching spot! The staff cannot do enough to help... More 

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Welwyn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We are Amanzi regulars now, mainly because the lodge and the whole laid-back Leisure Isle style works for us. The location, facing the Heads in the Knysna lagoon is delightful, and lazy breakfasts on the terrace overlooking the water are a high spot. We use a ground floor room, with patio, garden and loungers to enjoy the lagoon view. Our... More 

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Bloemfontein, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we made the booking, we asked for Mountain chalet 5. Upon arrival, however, we were told that unit 5 is under renovation and we are now in unit 2. what a wonderful mishapp!! We could view (and hear) the lions and it provided us with a lot of amusing and wonderful moments. There were 3 waterbucks that kept teasing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last year we stayed for a couple of nights at Amanzi Island Lodge and it was amazing. The staff is very friendly and more than willing to make the stay extra special. Breakfast is delicious and the view is more than perfect. They even offer bikes and canoes for free. All in all it was perfect.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our 5 night stay at heavenly Amanzi lodge. Wonderful location, friendly staff, good breakfasts, swimming pool and WiFi, very helpful staff, I highly recommend this place for a romantic getaway, 5 star!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have written plenty of 5 star reviews for the hotels and B&Bs we stayed at in South Africa as the standards are generally incredibly high, however this hotel was probably our favourite. We had a stunning room, with incredible view over the lagoon and a huge bathroom with two showers and a bath! Worth pointing out the hotel has... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016 via mobile

This is a lovely lodge right on the lagoon with great views of the Heads. The staff here were very good and the breakfast was great. For us the location of the lodge was perfect and we would recommend staying here.

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