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Prospect Cottage , Knysna, South Africa.

Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    Deck at Prospect Cottage
    Dining room
    View out of the lounge window.
    Property description
    Rental Home – 
    3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
    PLEASE NOTE WE DO NOT ACCEPT ONE NIGHT BOOKINGS. MINIMUM STAY IS 2 NIGHTS. Prospect Cottage is a charming, spacious, comfortably furnished three bedroom home suitable for up to 6 people.Sip drinks on the elevated wooden deck with panoramic views of the lagoon and the 'Knysna Heads' or enjoy the view from the lounge/dining room and bedrooms. Enjoy the stunning view while you sip your sundowners on the patio. Relish the tranquil country lifestyle of Knysna with easy access to the Garden Route and Klein Karoo. Ideally situated, a three minute walk to central Knysna and the lagoon, yet off the busy Main Road. Easy access to boating and water sport facilities, restaurants, shops, and a short stroll from the Knysna Waterfront Complex. Secure and hassle free. Lounge/dining room with ful... more
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Books
    • Ceiling Fans
    • Deck
    • DVD Player
    • Freezer
    • Garden or Yard
    • Grill
    • Housekeeping Optional
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Paper Towels Provided
    • Parking
    • Patio
    • Porch
    • Refrigerator
    • Safe
    • Satellite TV
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
    • Water Views
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #FK124005 by: FlipKey
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Per night
    Default - - 2 nights
    Low season May 11, 2014 Oct 31, 2014 2 nights
    Shoulder Season Nov 1, 2014 Nov 30, 2014 2 nights
    Festive Season Dec 1, 2014 Jan 15, 2015 5 nights
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    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Low Season (1 May 2014 to 31 October 2014) R650 for 2 people + R100 per additional person, per night
    Shoulder Season (1-30 November 2014) R650 for 2 people + R200 per additional person, per night
    Peak Season 1st December 2014 to 15th January 2015. R1550 for the entire house, irrespective of the number of guests ( maximum of 6 persons including children / babies)
    High season 16th January 201to the 30th April 2015: R700 for 2 people and R200 per additional person per night.
    Easter week end 2015 - R1550 for the entire house, irrespective of the number of guests ( maximum of 6 persons including children/babies)

    Additional fees may apply:
    - for more than 2 guests in high /shoulder season | 18 per day
  • Property location
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    Additional Location Information
    Taken from Knysna tourism webpage:
    Knysna is one of the Garden Routeˊs best known travel destinations and was recently named as one of the Top 100 Destinations in the World and one of the Top 25 in Africa in the Trip Advisor Travellers’ Choice Destinations Awards.
    Surrounding Knysna are the towns of Sedgefield, Brenton, Noetzie, Rheenendal and Buffalo Bay. Indigenous forests, fynbos, lakes, rivers and mountains and beautiful coastlines combined with a moderate climate, make the Knysna area a natural Eden for flora and fauna lovers.

    Here are some of the reasons why this destination is a world favourite:

    Perfect 1. Weather all year round
    Whatever the season, Knysna stays green. Its warm, temperate climate makes it the perfect all-year-round destination.

    The mild winters on the Garden Route, from May to August, ensure sunny and beautiful wind-still days and are often referred to as the “secret season”. In fact, Knysna has a phantom autumn – it is certainly not a real one, but...
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Top Contributor
82 reviews 82 reviews
58 hotel reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago for a stay in September 2014
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We had a short stay in Knysna, but enjoyed our time here. The cottage is very large with 3 separate bedrooms and a huge livin room. Views from the living room and deck down onto Knysna lagoon are amazing and the owners are really nice. However a decent scrub and some more housekeeping and maybe a little less decorating would... more

Management response:

Hello, So glad you enjoyed your stay in Knysna and acknowledged that we are good value for money. We pride ourselves on giving good value to all our visitors at Prospect Cottage. Hope the rest of your South African trip was wonderful and that you saw the lions in Addo. Regards, Neville and Liz more

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Lilongwe, Malawi
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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014 for a stay in July 2014
people found this review helpful

We spent 5 days at The Prospect Cottage during the 2014 Knysna Oyster Festival. Well equipped 3 bedroom cottage centrally located within walking distance of the festival grounds. Thanx to Liz and Nevile we had a marvelous stay and we recommend this place highly. more

Management response:

Hi there, It was great to meet you and your family and so glad you enjoyed your stay at Prospect Cottage. Thank you for your kind words and we hope to see you back again in the near future. Kind regards, Neville and Liz more

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014 for a stay in April 2014
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Management response:

Dear Nikki and family, Many thanks for taking the time to write such a wonderful review. We aim to exceed our guests expectation and are delighted that you enjoyed you... more

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Neville and Liz Knysna Garden Route. S.Africa
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Listed since : Jun 2009
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Calendar Updated: 14 days ago
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