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Knysna
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Rooms and all common area are very cost and clean. Staffs are charming, friendly and helpful. Breakfast is great. Location is convenience and short distance to waterfront town center. Highly recommended for get away vacation.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016

Every single employee who works at the lodge were friendly, helpful and full of smiles. Cher made my booking ( and changes thereafter) effortless. We stayed at the Villa. The Villa made us feel like we landed in heaven. The view , beds and decor is amazing. We found every single staff member professional and willing to make our stay... More 

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Knysna
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

What a beautiful place, with the perfect setting. There is however some room for improvement, especially with regards to checking if everything is working as it should after renovation. Although I did not had hot water (in winter), I will be back for a next time, since I trust that you were just not completely ready for guests yet.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

The lodge was on Leisure Isle, which was located at a quiet part of town. You definitely need a car to access to the Lodge because the roads leading there are not well-lit at night. The place is stylishly decorated with an amazing view of the lagoon in the day. However, it was a pity that the in-house restaurant Daniela's... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

Whilst Leisure Isle Lodge is ever so slightly more stylishly decorated and a lot more pricey than Amanzi Lodge (just down the road), we prefer Amanzi to this establishment. The reception areas at Leisure Isle are more spacious, but the room we stayed in needed some attention. The furniture looked slightly dated, one of the arm chairs squeaked so badly... More 

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LeisureIsleLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Leisure Isle Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Corne Thank you for your feedback we will definitely follow up on ensuring that all future guests do not have a disappointing experience . The lodge is now under new management and at present we are closed for our annual renovations. We are truly excited for our re-opening in July just in time for the oyster festival and are... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016 via mobile

The lodge is on Leisure Isle in Knysna 15 minutes from town. Quiet, secure location right on the lagoon, with super water views. They have their own restaurant so a tasty dinner can easily be had for late arrivals. Breakfast is varied and fresh but, for business folk, make a 24 hr arrangement to have yours before 0800. Stay, enjoy... More 

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LeisureIsleLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Leisure Isle Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Tim Thank you for your feedback,we truly appreciate it. We are currently under new management as well as in the process of our annual renovations. We will be reopening in July just in time for the Knysna Oyster festival. We look forward to welcoming you back with a fresh,new look. Kind Regards Cher More 

Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

We stayed at Leisure Island Lodge for four nights at the end of a short break to Cape Town and the Garden Route. After a warm greeting from the staff we moved the car to the car park at the rear and were shown to our allocated rooms overlooking the swimming pool. There were no lagoon views unfortunately but pleasant... More 

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LeisureIsleLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Leisure Isle Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback,we truly appreciate it as we are constantly striving to improve. We are currently busy with our annual renovations and will be reopening in July in time for the Oyster Festival. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future with a fresh,new look. Please keep in touch should you wish to visit us... More 

Bloemfontein, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

A stunning view over the lagoon makes the price worthwhile. The rooms were comfortable, clean and well-appointed. The staff were professional and friendly. Use of bicycles and kayaks are part of the deal and there is plenty to explore in the beautiful lagoon. A wonderful stay.

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LeisureIsleLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Leisure Isle Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Chris Thank you for your feedback we truly appreciate it. We are currently closed for renovations and look forward to reopening in July with a fresh,new look. Looking forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards Cher More 

Shepperton, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

Very friendly, Cheryl very helpful with local attractions and more than happy to book for us. We were in the penthouse suite, amazing views. Bikes and Kayaks available for guests use. Most peaceful location, great for walking as not much traffic. Danielle's restaurant had a great menu, food delicious. Pool area very clean, felt quite secluded and quiet. Lots to... More 

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LeisureIsleLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Leisure Isle Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback ,we truly appreciate it. Cheryll is an absolute asset to the lodge and I am so glad that she was able to make your stay more comfortable. We are currently closed for renovations and will be reopening in July, looking forward to a fresh new look. I do hope we can welcome you back in... More 

Hampton-in-Arden, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

Our stay here couldn't be faulted in any way. Superb location, with our beautiful room overlooking the lagoon. The staff were amazing - did everything they could to make it a perfect stay. Our suite itself was spacious, light and beautifully presented. Everything we could possibly have needed could be found in one of the many storage cupboards. The quality... More 

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LeisureIsleLodge, Guest Relations Manager at Leisure Isle Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Eleanor Thank you for your feedback it is much appreciated. We are currently closed for renovations and will be reopening in July. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future with a fresh,new look and sharing our piece of paradise with you. Kind Regards Cher More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Positioned on the picturesque tranquil Bollard Bay on Leisure Isle,this luxury retreat offers sophisticated style and exceptional comfort. Spacious,individually decorated,suites,luxurious touches,soft,fine,linen quietly whispering romance.Delicious breakfasts served on the deck overlooking the lagoon. Enjoy exciting,contemporary cuisine,complemented with quality wines in the Top 100 awarded Restaurant Daniela's. Be pampered in The Skin Renewal Spa which specializes in Dermatological treatments. Guests' enjoy member privileges and Pezula & Simola golf courses. 2008 Winner AA Superior accommodation awards. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Leisure Isle Lodge

Address: 87 Bayswater Drive | Leisure Isle, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $141 - $431 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Leisure Isle Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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