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The St. James of Knysna

#6 of 29 Hotels in Knysna
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The Point, Eastford, Knysna, 6570 | P.O. Box 1242, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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suart. gujarat
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

a perfect place to unwind relax and enjoy a family vacation. very tranquil place with a beautiful location near the sea/ lake.. a must for couples family or groups. the waterfront is not too far from the hotel.

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Doha
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for one night, with a beautiful view out over the water and a big bright suite. Without prompting, someone had washed my car the next morning and Knysna was full of nice shops and retaurants.

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Very nice place, beautiful lounge and bar area quiet private and secure. Comfortable rooms, friendly and helpful staff, restaurant meals were exceptional and very reasonably priced compared to Australian prices lovely views, highly recommended

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

We came to South Africa to celebrate our wedding anniversary, and the the staff at the St. James did make us celebrate it as Royalty! We were upgraded to a suite which was beautiful with view to the lake.The breakfast was delicious, the staff were wonderful, and they even had our rented car washed. Special thanks to Sandy, we are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Absolutely top marks to St James. Arrived slightly out of season, room upgraded, restaurant first class and service absolutely superb- even had my car washed each morning. Well maintained property over-looking lagoon. It does not get better than this. Well done all at St James.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Location is slightly away from the main market place, where all the restaurants and shopping area is located. Appreciated that they arranged to wash my car every morning. Also appreciated the vegetarian stuff they made specially for us vegetarians, very helpful and warm staff

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

- Great rooms, great breakfast, great bay view - One of the best beds we have ever slept on - Felt the staff was a bit too cold (maybe because we stayed at very warm guesthouses on the same trip), but also very helpful - The place is on the other side of the main bay (5-minutes drive), so if... More 

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Bern, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

we had a absolutly amazing night at the st james. the room was realy big and also the few in the morning is awesome. breakfast was also great too! there isn't anything that wasn't good. probalby the best hotel to stay in knysna.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

A lovely lagoon side hotel set in pleasant grounds. Great room, bed and en-suite. Wonderful food and all in all a great place to stay in Knysna. Please could you make your GPS/Sat Nav instructions a little clearer.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

We were upgraded to have sea views. Food was fantastic, one of the best hotels we have ever stayed in... Even better than the ones in Dubai. Strongly recommend staying there especially if you come from UK, USA, CAN, AUST & NZ as Is cheap.

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Additional Information about The St. James of Knysna

Address: The Point, Eastford, Knysna, 6570 | P.O. Box 1242, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $83 - $271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The St. James of Knysna 5*
Number of rooms: 15
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Also Known As:
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#5 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
#6 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
#7 Family Hotel in Knysna
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