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The Russel Hotel

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean, comfortable and centrally located - an excellent choice and good value accommodation. Unfortunately our son broke his leg earlier in our holiday so was confined to a wheelchair. Although the rooms were on the ground floor, due to the layout it was not possible to access the bedrooms as it still necessitated going up a smmall flight of stairs.... More 

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Eastern Cape, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Russel Hotel served our needs perfectly. Well positioned to be able to walk to many places we wanted to visit including restaurants and shops. The staff were wonderfully welcoming and super friendly. The breakfast was fantastic and went down extremely well with everyone. We certainly wouldn't have any reservations in recommending the Russel Hotel to visitors planning a stay... More 

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Knysna
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very helpful and friendly staff.The food is great and rooms are spacious.You have access to town quickly,even closer to the Waterfront.The Russell Hotel is living out the standard of excellent and you can see that their staff is upholding the standard of excellence.

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Knysna
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2016

Enjoyable stay, hotel conveniently positioned. Staff very friendly and helpful. I would definitely stay at the Russell Hotel when visiting Knysna again. We were 4 ladies sharing and the rooms where spacious, clean white bedding.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

The Russell Hotel is great! The staff is very friendly. When we asked for something, they arranged it immediately. The breakfast is very nice! Parking is very secure- had a very nice car guard. The rooms are clean. We only had a problem with the booking via the website we booked on. When we arrived they only had booking for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

Had a great stay at the hotel over the weekend. We arrived at 22:30 and the reception was still open and very friendly. We asked to get breakfast at 05:00 before our race the morning. The lady was up before us and a warm breakfast was waiting for us early the morning. Security is great and friendly and all the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

The Russell hotel was a pleasant surprise. Clean, comfortable and excellent value for money. Easy access to room from parking area. Very friendly and helpful staff. They were having some renovations done while we were there, but alternatives were well organized. Tasty breakfast with freshly prepared options. Can recommend with a good conscience!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

We will definitely go back. Hotel is beautiful from the reception area to the rooms. Rooms are modern and so cosy. Everything was spotless and in place. The reception lady "Mercy" was very friendly and helpful. Will recommend you for all the travellers that wants to sleep over in Knysna.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

My wife and I did a week long road trip last week starting off with a two night stay at the Russel Hotel. The staff were extremely polite and friendly, and our room was great. Set up for self catering, there was all the basics needed for our stop over. Breakfast was awesome, and the stay was overall a really... More 

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Strandfontein, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

I will continue too make use of your facilities and encourage others in my work sphere to make use of your services. I am also involved in a biker club and will share my experience with them and with my family.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Laundry Service
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about The Russel Hotel

Address: Corner Long, Graham & Unity Street, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $53 - $113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Russel Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 18
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#1 Best Value Hotel in Knysna
#6 Business Hotel in Knysna
#10 Family Hotel in Knysna
#11 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
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