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3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   96 Main Street | Paradise, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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Ranked #31 of 99 Knysna B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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29 reviews 29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I stayed one night in this B&B and it was lovely! It is ran by two wonderful women who always try to help you to take the most out of Knysna. The place is very nice and the rooms are beautiful. The breakfast is also good and you can park your car inside!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The staff was very freindly. the room was more than what we expected, very neat and the view was beautiful. this place was right accross from the Lagoon and we could walk to the water front. absolutely beautiful place. The breakfast was so filling that our next meal was only early supper.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

I feel a bit guilty only giving this B&B 3 stars. This is mainly due to the fact that the room was small and its proximity to the main N2 road meant it was quite noisy. On a plus side the B&B is only a 10 minute safe walk to the waterfront and the owners were very helpful and accommodating.... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

We loved the appearance and atmosphere of this B&B, very english, beautifully decorated and surrounded by a superb flower garden, just like out of "Home & Garden", absolute perfection. The host is a very friendly lady and the breakfast was excellent. In spite of being directly on the N2, you easily forget that after passing the gate and as it... More

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Queensland, Australia
18 reviews 18 reviews
14 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

We stayed here one night on our way across the Garden Route to Cape Town. Beautiful old colonial 2 story home set in a manicured garden with water views. Quiet room with all amenities and a wonderful breakfast overlooking the water. Wish we could have stayed longer.

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northern ireland
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Stayed here for one night and were very impressed. We were in a lovely garden room at the back of the guesthouse. We arrived early and were warmly welcomed. Pat and Lynn both gave us advice on places to see and their recommendations were very good. Breakfast was generous and varied. Would recommend.

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Telford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

Stayed here twice, in 2 different rooms. Cannot be faulted. In perfect position, only a few minutes to knysna centre. The hosts (especially Lynn) were delightful. Lynn even recognised us and remembered which room we had stayed in previously even though it had been 12 months since our previous visit. Yes the N2 is right there, but it really isn't... More

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Durham, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

We stayed one night on our way up to Jhb and I wish that we had time to stay longer, definitely next time. On arrival Lynn was so helpful and informative on where to eat and places to see. The room overlooking the lagoon was beautiful, the colours so calming and these were the same downstairs in the lounge/breakfast room,fantastic.... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

I'll be honest, I was a bit worried when we pulled in and could see how close the house was to the main road, but I needn't have worried. The great accommodation, tasty breakfasts and lovely hosts hosts (Lynn and Pat) make this a fantastic spot to base yourself for Knysna. We had a room at the back of the... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014 via mobile

Our three girls stayed this B&B during our trip in Knysna. The family room is good big size, one room has double bed, another room has 2 single bed. The shower room is nice size as well. All are very clean. My friends are very happy for my choice of it. The breakfast is fresh and tasty. The staffs are... More

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Address: 96 Main Street | Paradise, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Bridgewater 3*
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