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Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

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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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We enjoyed room 3 with the most incredible views all around. Even in gloomy weather it was perfect. Well equipped with electric blanket for the cold night, turn down Service, delicious crunchies, stunning shower and bath. All perfect. Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed for 4 nights recently. We both have absolutely nothing negative to say about this place! From the beautiful lagoon suite we stayed in to the amazing service. Everything was perfect. We will definitely be back in the future!

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

We had a fantastic time at Elephant Hide. Very friendly staff. Will become a permanent stop over for us when we travelling up coast. Rooms are all individually decorated and blends in with the surroundings. Absolutely beautiful!

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

As a guest house owner, understanding quality and good service, my husband finds it difficult taking me for a "get away" !!! I can't speak more highly of Elephant Hide. They check all the boxes. We enjoyed the super clean unit, the little things that count for me: the teapot pot, coffee plunger, homemade crunchies, not to mention, the electrical... More 

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East London, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stunning place.... Beautiful view. Amazing jacuzzi bath. Only recommendation was maybe beef up security a bit as felt bit vulnerable. Would love to go back in summer and try out the pool and deck area.

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North Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed two nights while driving the Garden Route. We had a great cabin with all mod cons including a jetted tub with private windows overlooking the lagoon. It had a private balcony and good indoor sitting area with tremendous view. Many thoughtful touches like a well stocked honour fridge and a JBL On-tour BlueTooth sound dock. TV was somewhat limited... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the most unbelievable guest house. We were met with very pleasant staff and shown to the most amazing chalet. There is wifi, DSTV, swimming pool, jacuzzi bath and the most amazing views. I honestly recommend this to anyone. It is remarkable.

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I celebrated our one year wedding anniversary at Elephant Hide. Absolutely magnificent views, friendly and professional service, it was a dream stay. I have already recommended it to all my friends and family. Thank you for a perfect get- away!!!!

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Strand, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely stay at Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge - friendly staff and a beautiful room with the most amazing view of the lagoon. You can choose to enjoy the beautiful view either from the comfort of the porch or from the bath!

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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 6570, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $114 - $182 (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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