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Blackwaters River Lodge

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Just off N2, Opposite Buffels Bay turn-off Goukamma Valley, Knysna 6570 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the BEST time! Our toddler fell in love with the lush landscapes and a fellow frog statue. In the evening we were spoiled with great food and amazing staff company! A gem in the Garden Route, to say the least. Amazing rooms, with...More

Thank MountNoahLodge
Reviewed 1 week ago

A peaceful location to stay. Though not in the centre of Knysna but, a nice serene place to stay for people with a vehicle. The owners are very good and caring. I recommend this property for families with children. It is very child friendly property....More

Thank Manoj_V64
Reviewed 1 week ago

The The owners and Stall were very helpful polite and caring.The rooms were out of this world,beautifully decorated,large and cosy.The location of the Lodge is central Garden Route Near the town of Knysna.They have a Golf course,canoeing,nature & forests walks,wellness&beauty spa.The Earth&fire restaurant Have a...More

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Thank TonyM3406
Reviewed August 5, 2018

I absolutely loved this place. Saw amazing bird life, played golf. Enjoyed good food. The service was beyond excellent. The rooms are comfortable and spacious. The view magnificent. Entirely pleasant experience and very peaceful. Lots of fun.

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Thank Antoinette T
Reviewed July 22, 2018

This place is aesthetically beautiful. The staff is friendly and accommodating. There is a lot of attention to detail. Loved all the little complimentary detail - esp. the homemade crunchies in the rooms. Food is great. It does get a little chilly in the winter,...More

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Description
Tucked away in Knysna's Goukamma valley surrounded by indigenous forests you'll find the luxurious Blackwaters River Lodge. Here you can wake to the call of the fish eagle, relax in beautiful gardens, go ...More canoeing on the river, play a round of golf on our mashie golf course, laze around the pool or just enjoy the peace and tranquility from your verandah. Enjoy a picnic on the banks of the river or freshly prepared meals from our wood fired oven in our Earth and Fire Restaurant. In addition you are only 3min away from Buffelsbaai Beach and 10min from the bustling town of Knysna. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Breakfast included
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Golf course
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
16
Price range
$94 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Luxury
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
16
Price range
$94 - $162 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
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Room & Suite (40)
Dining (10)
Pool & Beach (4)
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"rooms with river view"
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"Garden view rooms are close to the reception area, the gardens and the restaurant, while the other rooms are..."
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"Luxury rooms is worth the extra money, but standard rooms also nice option for families."
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"Room 1 had an amazing view and a lot of privacy."
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