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Knysna Herons Guest House

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Knysna Herons Guest House is Home Away from Home, We have a sparkling pool with stunning views from the breakfast patio of the Knysna Heads and the Knysna Lagoon. We have all en-suite rooms and two self/family catering room. All our rooms have WIFI, Satellite (DSTV), Tea/Coffee Trays, and all with there own private entrances into the surrounding gardens. 4 of our rooms are equipped with air-conditioning units. We can arrange almost anything you require from the comfort of the Guest House.
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Pool
Free Parking
Public Wifi
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Full view
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Plettenberg Airport15 mi
George Airport38 mi
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

Herons Guest House is set in a lovely and quiet area of Knysna. It feels very safe and has secure parking. The room was comfortable with a spacious bathroom. Our only issue was that breakfast was very disorganised, we felt like an inconvenience and they...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed July 16, 2018

Warm greeting from Willa the manager. Gave us a an upgrade to self catering for free which was very nice. You pre-order breakfast so you know what you are getting. Coffee lovely hot and freshly brewed. TV picture was not clear and limited channels. Nice...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank nick158
Reviewed July 15, 2018

We arrived very late on our night of stay due to travelling. The receptionist was so friendly, sent us photo step by steps on how to get checked-in, our rooms and parking. We also got special permission for a late checkout as we were running...More

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Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Ilze S
Reviewed July 14, 2018

Very near the N2. Lovely private and guests friendly. Breakfast was awesome. Willa - Very friendly and professional. Maybe more lighting during the night for security? More channels on DSTV. Better reception?

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Date of stay: July 2018
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

Spent a weekend with my family at Herons and found the staff to be very helpful when my daughter got sick. They went above and beyond their call of duty. We were so impressed with the service that we made aan additional booking for later...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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"All the rooms are beautiful"
gaild253
Oct 7, 2017
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"We stayed in the Hoepoo Room. Lovely and spacious."
827estellej
Jul 18, 2016
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"Great value for money, Upstairs lounge to relax , Beds are super an great."
WilliamCumming
Mar 27, 2016
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"The self-catering rooms are spacious and makes you feel more at home."
errols742
Mar 25, 2016
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PRICE RANGE
$47 - $75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaWestern CapeKnysna
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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