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Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely lodge overlooking the Knysna Lagoon, we were immediately struck with how spacious and well equipped the cottages were. We stayed in Number 5. Beautiful bathroom with a large double shower with large windows to enjoy views of the Fynbos and lagoon whilst taking a leisurely shower. The jacuzzi was simply heavenly, i loved that i could relax at... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Tranquility, Peaceful and views for days! Amazing atmosphere with more than enough room to make you feel right at home. Staff is very helpful even if we arrived 11pm at night. We were greeted with a smile and they made sure even to check with us every now and then when we where on the road to make sure we... More 

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Jeffreys Bay, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My 49th Birthday was celebrated over the span of a whole weekend, at the beautiful Elephant Hide Guest Lodge. And what a perfect spoil it was. The lodge was beautiful and the service very welcoming and friendly. Our room was big and comfortable and the spa-bath and double shower added to the perfect romantic setting any couple could wish for.... More 

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Benoni, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is absolutely stunning, friendly staff and definitely should be on your bucket list. Both the kids loved the setting of the pool and the views are breathtaking. I would definitely recommend it to anyone visiting.

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Benoni, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was a lovely stay in Knysna. Very friendly and helpfull staff. Kid friendly venue with a special room for the kids with toys and dvd. View of lagoon stunning. Breakfasts were excelent! Great job team!!!

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Paarl, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent Views and Excellent Service! Would surely be going again. Very relaxed!!! Breathtaking environment and friendly staff. Going the extra mile. Was for our honeymoon there and they made it extra special.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2016

We stayed in one of the family suites at this guesthouse in early August. It was perfect for our family of 4. There was a separate room for the children which was well stocked with DVDs, toys and games. The accommodations were beautiful and the view was spectacular. The pool was lovely but not heated so we couldn't use it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

Started our honeymoon here and what an absolute pleasure. Beautiful views...very private...amazing staff. Stunning double shower big enough for two. Jacuzzi with big windows overlooking the Knysna river. We visited in winter so the heated rooms helped make the setting beautifully cosy. We will definitely be back ☺

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Durbanville, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2016

Thank you for a relaxing and wonderful two day stay. Even our toddler loved the view and slept like a baby! Thank you for all the friendly staff and especially Mandy that assisted us last minute with accommodation. We will def be back again :-)

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016

We had a beautiful room overlooking the lagoon, with lovely large windows from each room. The bath and shower were very clean and there was also a view from the bathroom. Lovely and secluded by indigenous vegetation. Breakfast was excellent with 3 courses served. Very friendly service. Thank you for a lovely stay! If visiting in winter just check that... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge is situated on top of the Welbedacht Cliff Tops 3km from Knysna Town, the Lodge overlooks the Knysna Lagoon and the Outeniqua mountains. The theme of the Lodge is one based on natural beauty with stone and wood architecture combining to give that comfortable earth feel. This Knysna Accommodation has four suites with magical views of the Knysna lagoon from every corner of the room. The fifth and sixth suite while still enjoying lagoon views are embedded in indigenous “fynbos” surroundings attracting numerous bird species and giving that “hidden away” feeling. Enjoy a relaxing spa-bath while gazing into infinity. All the suites have double showers with views and are private.The lodge is a family run business that prides itself on personal service and ensuring an unforgettable experience for all. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge

Address: Cherry Lane | Welbedacht, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $124 - $230 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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