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Protea Guest House

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#84 of 141 B&Bs / Inns in Knysna
Set in a tropical garden with abundant bird life in a quiet lane. We are a full bed and breakfast with a self catering option. The timber cottages have lovely views over the lagoon. Winding stairs lead to three separate cottages, each with a private sun deck and barbecue facilities. Well equipped kitchenettes offer a self-catering option. Breakfast is served on your own sun deck. Walking distance to town center and restaurants. Laundry and e-mail facilities available. Children are welcome.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
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Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Lagoon View
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The view is magnificent, the green location nice and the apartment must have been pretty once. Now it needs to undergo serious refurbishment, some new furniture and most of all a proper removal of the fungus in bathrooms and kitchen. To the owner: please return it to its old
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Views definetaly stunning. Big climb on uneven concrete paths and steps. Room comfortable but can do with a good clean. Two draws full of pamphlets dating back to 2001....... Very small bathroom but functionable. Realy good shower!!!! Nice and hot and good water pressure.
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We received a warm welcome into a lovely place to stay. Close to the waterfront. The staff and owner were really helpful. Amazing views ;) We only stayed one night but we're given loads of information on hat helped make our stay fulfilled. Sue
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I was not happy with the reception from the owner. She hardly answered emails, when we arrived said she did not know we had kids despite emails - also said our kids must not be noisy or jump or walk around too much as there are other guests! There is NO onsite parking but did
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I loved the place. It has mesmerising view to offer. The location is prime. Very near to restaurants, petrol pumps and waterfront. Very clean rooms and kitchen. The kitchen is occupied with all the equipments and functional. The breakfast is also provided which you can have in
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$43 - $70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South AfricaWestern CapeKnysna
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