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Villa Afrikana Guest Suites

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   13 Watsonia Street | Paradise, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2010
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2010

It's pretty hard to explain in words how impressive our stay at Villa Afrikana was. We stayed for 4 wonderful nights in early April and staying here was the highlight of our trip to SA. We stayed in the Noziete Suite on the top floor, which has a nice balcony to with a nice cuppa, or simply to take in... More

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2010

We had a great time at this little hideaway in Knysna. It is just a short drive to the waterfront where we took a nice cruise on a catamaran. We loved the tour of the township we took with Mawande from Byambo Tours (www.buyambo.tours@yahoo.com). It was a great complement to our trip - it is safe and educational and we... More

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Stuttgart, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2010

this is more than a hotel, you will actually feel like at home but not just a regular home, we call it paradise. Bianca and Ross are great hosts. ENJOY IT! we wish we would have more time to stay there

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2010

The house is amazing design with loads of cool funky stuff. the rooms are bright and large and have beautiful views and good size balcony for haivng breakfast on. there is a pool but we never got to use it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2010

We stayed for 4 nights. Our hosts and the staff were excellent. We really felt as though they would do anything possible to make our stay pleasant and enjoyable. The rooms are stunning, as are the views.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2010

Located in (the suburb of) Paradise, this hotel had a lot to live up to. It achieved this because it truly was amazing - a real show home with white marble floors and designer furniture. Our room was stunning, along with the view from our balcony. Owners Bianca and Ross were as glamorous as their house. They were incredibly welcoming,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2010

We stayed at Villa Afrikana for two nights and it was pure luxury. Our hosts were terrific and were especially good at taking the trouble to arrange reservations, organise tours and answer all our questions. Our room was fantastic - clean, spacious, modern and tastefully decorated and we would love to visit again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2010

A very stylish, modern, light, bright hotel with exceptionally tasteful decor. Quite a twisting, turning route up steep hills to get here (a car is needed unless you want to use taxis), however it is well worth it as the views are fantastic - looking right out over the lagoon and across to Knysna Heads. The breakfast served on your... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2010

We wish we stayed here longer, especially as our next stop was Port Elizabeth and a little disappointing compared to Knysna and the Villa Afrikana. The rooms are very clean, modern and simple but classic in style. You are made to feel welcome from the moment you drive up the very steep driveway, by the warm smile of Bianca. You... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2010

This is an ultra modern establishment – with service to match. We were well looked after – and on our last night had dinner at sunset in the restaurant with the best view in Knysna – our balcony. We enjoyed the breakfasts on our balcony as well.

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Address: 13 Watsonia Street | Paradise, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
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Hotel Class:5 star — Villa Afrikana Guest Suites 5*
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