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Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge

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western cape
Reviewed June 8, 2015

We visited Elephant Hide on 2 rainy days. The rooms were just beautiful with everything you needed to keep warm and comfy. We got the best service and even got our take away food brought to our rooms. I would defenitely recommend this to anyone wanting to relax and be spoilt.

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed June 2, 2015

Hi, Abosolutley perfect. My girlfriend and I loved it. Wish i could of taken the bed with me. lol Beautiful view and amazing sunsets. Service was very good and the gentleman was very helpful! You will definately be seeing us again. Kind Regards, Steven Manzoni

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
Reviewed May 28, 2015

We visited Elephant Hide by taking advantage of a Daddy's Deals promotion (which didn't include breakfast and it wasn't clear until the day we got there even though we did email the people doing the booking upfront to enquire). The host, Ellion and Fish (and his lovely wife Anna) were very warm and welcoming. He offered to carry our bags...

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed May 28, 2015

We loved our stay at Elephant Hide Guest Lodge! The staff were so accommodating and the room was kitted out with everything we could possibly need. Beautiful views, nice and tucked away location and very comfortable bed. We are looking forward to our return this weekend. Thank you Elephant Hide!

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Thank Michelle C
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed May 24, 2015

Our recent trip to Elephant Hide of Knysna was the best choice we could of made for our one year anniversary and highly recommend it to anyone!!! We still kicking ourselves for only attending two nights but will definitely be back for another stay in the near future!!!

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed May 20, 2015

I travel for work and have to stay in many different B&B's and guest houses. I can honestly say that Elephant Hide is the best by far. Not only is everything perfect regarding the room, the view is just incredible too. The attention to detail and the warm hospitality from all the staff just put it one step above the...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed May 19, 2015

We had a lovely two night stay at Elephant Hide. I must say, the Staff are super friendly and helpful. They do things discreetly and def go the extra mile! Like turning down our bed when we were out. That was a nice surprise for me personally. We also enjoyed our free crunchies! Not to mention the unit upgrade, very...

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Thank Colleen C
Strand, South Africa
Reviewed May 17, 2015

Elephant Hide is highly recommended. From the moment we arrived there till the moment we left, everything was excellent. We enjoyed every moment while we where there. I will recommend this for everybody that visits Knysna.

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Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed May 15, 2015

The unit we stayed it was absolutely amazing, we took a lovely road trip via the garden route and this was our best stay. The staff was friendly and always accommodating! Will definitely be back and will recommend to others

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed May 11, 2015

My partner and I spent two awesome nights at the Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge. The staff are super friendly and helpful. The view was amazing and the amount of window allowed us to soak it all up. The rooms are very private and you feel as though you are all alone. Would love to go back!

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
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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: $116 - $215 (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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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
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See which rooms travelers prefer

“Ask for a lagoon facing room if available”
  • coffee and tea station, minibar and snacks
 of 5 bubbles nicky080686, Oct 14, 2016 | Read review
“Front end rooms, are the best for viewing the lake /lagoon.”
  • Television with selective satellite options
  • Spa Bath (big enough for 2 ;-D ) with a view.
  • Double Basins and spacious vanity
  • Large Double Shower with a view
  • Spacious room with beautiful view over the lake / lagoon.
  • Well Stocked Bar Fridge & Snack Basket
  • View from private deck.
  • Beautiful Spacious Room and comfortable couch
 of 5 bubbles L3845DQtaniab, Sep 13, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the one with the large bathtub in the private alcove.”
 of 5 bubbles DaveBK, Jul 5, 2016 | Read review
“The Lagoon suite had terrible Wifi connectivity.”
 of 5 bubbles Ape_Bird, May 15, 2016 | Read review
“Try to get a lake view room”
 of 5 bubbles noeline9, Apr 20, 2016 | Read review
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