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Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge

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Overview
Cherry Lane Welbedacht, Knysna 6571 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Brilliant Staff from reception to departure were warm, friendly and helpful. The whole place has an extremely relaxing atmosphere and the breakfasts we had on both mornings were very good...we also enjoyed the most incredible views from our very comfortable,spacious and well equipped room. thanks...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very secluded place. Requires a confident driver to drive through to the accommodation as it’s very quiet and may be unsettling for some. But once you make it there, the place was extremely beautiful with a great view. Friendly staff and good breakfast. Only qualm...More

Thank Melle A
Reviewed August 18, 2018

Best A la Carte breakfast ever!!!!! The table was set to perfection and there were options such as Croque Madam and Monsieur, Eggs Benedict, perfectly fresh, warm croissants and much more! John, the resident host, welcomed us late at night and yet found us a...More

Thank Nena L
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

The place has a very rustic feel even though it offers all the amenities. We were annoyed at not having enough hot water in the morning to take showers. You can also hear traffic in and out of Knysna at all hours as the lodge...More

Thank Yolanda S
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

We were delighted with our room with a view at Elephant Hyde. The attention to detail and pretty decor combined beautifully with a stunning view over the lagoon. The breakfast was also the best one of our trip so far with creative menu choices which...More

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Description
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 ...More 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. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Babysitting
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
$133 - $246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Elephant Hide Of Knysna Guest Hotel Knysna
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
$133 - $246 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Elephant Hide Of Knysna Guest Hotel Knysna
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
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Traveler (256)
Room & Suite (97)
Dining (17)
Pool & Beach (17)
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11sammyb
May 2, 2017|
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Response from Elephanthide | Property representative |
We serve breakfast and do have a cheese platter option for lunch or dinner.
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"a highway run right beneath the hill where the lodges are, you can hear every car. Poor standard and dirty"
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"The cabins are located right over a busy highway."
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"All rooms are unique"
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"I think all the lodges had a great view. We liked ours (No 7) because it was also very close to the..."
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