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Mumbai (Bombay), India
1 review
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed in Knysna for a night and selected Paradise Found based on the pictures we saw of the view from one of the balconies. And we were not disappointed!! The hosts, Chris and Jenny are very friendly and helpful. Chris helped us with many options for the evening. In fact, he has made a nice book, comprising options for eateries... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best views I've ever woken up to...the photos on the website are 100% accurate. Jenny & Chris were very welcoming and full of useful information. We had the ground floor suite with kitchenette, bathroom and balcony. We used the BBQ and sat and watched the sun go down each evening but there are lots of local restaurants... More 

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Cape Town
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very comfortable room with excellent views. Near most popular venues. Room had most appliances needed. Parking in was a bit tight . The owners were very friendly and helpful and able to offer quite a bit of information about Knysna.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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Reviewed October 7, 2016

We have stayed in the self-catering apartment before and liked it so much that we returned for a second visit. The view is spectacular and the apartment is comfortable, well appointed and entirely private. Super hosts too.

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Guangzhou, China
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Reviewed August 9, 2016

This place had the one of the most amazing views of any place I have stayed! On a hill, straight out on to the lagoon and town, with the Knysna heads directly in front of you. We stayed in a double room that was very spacious and clean with a lovely balcony overlooking said view. Chris was very friendly and... More 

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JennyDaly, Manager at Paradise Found, responded to this review

So pleased you enjoyed our Paradise Found and all that went with it. Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. More 

Durban, South Africa
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Reviewed July 31, 2016

Great views from hillside location out over the Keys name estuary out towards the Heads. Good central location close to shops and restaurants. Friendly and informative host. Had to be careful on wooden stairs leading up to the unit.

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South Africa
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Reviewed July 10, 2016

Absolutely loved my stay. Chris and Jenny were friendly and welcoming hosts. Location is everything and it was great to be near the cycle starts. Knysna is always cold this time but the warm heated rooms and bed when we arrived was a real blessing.

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JennyDaly, Owner at Paradise Found, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive response. We a glad you enjoyed your stay. Hope you chose to stay at Paradise Found for the next Oyster Festival, or even before that. Regards Chris & Jenny More 

Windhoek, Namibia
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Reviewed May 18, 2016

Traveling from Namibia to experience Knysna was the best choice, maybe not best choice in weather but definitely best choice in destination. Jenny and her husband are beyond friendly and make the stay truly pleasant. Rooms felt very homely and warm. We definitely coming back.

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JennyDaly, Owner at Paradise Found, responded to this review

Thanks you so much Vivian. SO appreciate your review. We look forward to your next visit. More 

Northern Cape, South Africa
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Reviewed May 11, 2016

We stayed in the self catering suite which had stunning views of the lagoon and heads. Lovely owners! The property is close to Knysna cbd. I will definitely recommend Paradise found to all travelling to Knysna or surrounding areas

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Randburg, South Africa
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Reviewed April 11, 2016

We stayed at 8 different establishments during our March trip to the Cape We went on business as well as having a holiday in between the business meetings. This was the best establishment by far- an absolute gem. Cleanliness, comfort and the best food.

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Thank you so much for the lovely review. So glad you had such a good stay. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Paradise Found is the home of Chris & Jenny in the aptly named suburb of Paradise, which overlooks the beautiful Knysna Lagoon. It offers comfortable 3 Star B&B or Self-catering accommodation. All units have private entrances and off street parking and all rooms have a truly magnificent view of Knysna, the Waterfront, the lagoon and the famous Knysna Heads. The property, only two kilometres from the centre of Knysna, is situated at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac. Photographer's paradise. Ideal for Honeymoon.APARTMENTPrivate two roomed self-catering apartment for up to three people. Consists of a bedroom with en suite shower etc., a large living room with double sleeper couch, kitchenette, private patio. Magnificent view of Knysna Lagoon. Breakfast optional extra.B&B SUITEB&B suite with double bed, en suite shower and toilet, private entrance and balcony. INCLUDED is a continental/health breakfast served in the privacy of your suite and at the hour of your choice. It has a magnificent view of Knysna Lagoon. Ideal for Honeymoon.SELF-CATERING SUITECosy, private bed-sitter with fully equipped kitchenette and en suite shower toilet etc. Own separate entrance. Situated at ground level with large patio and braai facility. Magnificent view of Knysna Lagoon. Ideal for Honeymoon. Breakfast optional extra. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Paradise Found

Address: 6 Greenhill Lane, | Paradise, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $52 - $73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Paradise Found 3*
Number of rooms: 3
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“At breakfast, try Jenny's home made scones...they are delicious!”
 of 5 bubbles rynov190, May 13, 2015 | Read review
“Ground floor ....... self catering unit”
 of 5 bubbles 507ingrid, Feb 15, 2015 | Read review
“We had the room at the top of the stairs. If you are disabled then the bottom room would be beneficial. Both have fantastic views.”
 of 5 bubbles 427sue, Oct 20, 2014 | Read review
“both the rooms are excellent!!! There are 2 rooms, one on top of the other. With the room on the ground you get your own PATIO, and the top rm you get ROOF view. Both spectacular”
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  • Where the lagoon meets the Atlantic ocean
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 of 5 bubbles VaidehiS, Apr 3, 2014 | Read review
“If space if required I would definitely recommend the top apartment as this has a bedroom as well as open plan lounge/diningroom/kitchen.”
 of 5 bubbles Inkie4u, Jan 8, 2014 | Read review
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