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Candlewood Lodge

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05/29/2017 05/30/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed at Candlewood for our Honeymoon!! It was the best place that we could of chosen for our honeymoon. Ines and Andres thank you for everything. Your attention to detail is amazing!! From bedtime stories and good night truffles to sparkling champagne breakfasts. Your breakfasts were phenomenal!! Do not stop what you are doing!! Thank you...

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Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The place is well furnished and the staff are lovely and welcoming.. food is amazing and they preper special dish every day.. the place is clean .. location is perfect .. I would recommend this place for Knysna vistors. You will find everything you need in the place .. power adapter and usb plug and others..

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Ireland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had a 3 night stay at Candlewood Lodge. The room was beautiful and the facilities everything you could want, The breakfast was top notch with some delightful unexpected touches. I won't reveal all as this should be a lovely surprise for others also. The location is good being only a short drive to the waterfront and the East Head. The...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Candlewood Lodge for two nights (April 2017) and had a lovely time. Ines and Andreas are very friendly hosts and take care of their guests on a very individual and close-by level. The whole lodge is warmly decorated with a design touch. One can notice that they have thought about things before. For chech-in, we were offered...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brilliant hotel. Extremely friendly owners. Very personalised service. Nice and good rooms. The only thing which was surprising to me was that the room didn't have any ac but the same was present in the hall. Would totally recommend.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hosts at Candlewood Lodge can't do enough for you and that's why it gets 4 stars because there in lies the minor issue. They try and do too much. From the little breakfast appetisers which would be offered in a five star restaurant to the freshly prepared "special" juices with ginger and other weird ingredients ( which no one...

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Andreas M, Inhaber at Candlewood Lodge, responded to this review

Every human is different. It is good that we are all different. We love our guests, we love good food. And we love what we do - that's all :-) We use only the freshest ingredients for our breakfast and we try to do everything we like for our friends and families like my Grandma showed us. For example Marmalades,...

Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just want to say "This place, and the people here are amazing.....book here now". However here's a bit more detail about our amazing stay.... Our Welcome: In the days prior to arriving we were messaged and asked if we would like any restaurants booked, of which a number were recommended.That is the first time I experienced this, and was...

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful place.. I read every review before booking this place and thought I can't possibly be that good....It is!! Soon as we arrived we saw our names on the door welcoming us.. Andreas showed us our room. (Sun) which he said was their smaller one, with private terrace.. it was perfect and I didn't think it was small....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The perfect place to stay in Knysna! It's all about the thoughtful personal touches that make Candlewood special - from the moment we stepped in the doors we felt welcome and serene. Lovely views from the B&B, close to town (6min drive/taxi) and a fabulous breakfast. Thank you!

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were welcomed by ines and andy the owners a very warm welcome they took care of us throughout our stay. The rooms are so very well decorated and personalized with small welcome notes with our names. We loved our stay at this place. Strongly recommend it to everyone.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury accommodation in Knysna, Candlewood Lodge bed and breakfast in Knysna overlooks the famous Knysna Lagoon with stunning views and luxurious accommodation. The accommodation offered by Ines and Andreas Merz at Candlewood Lodge is five star (5 star) rated by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa and the AA. This luxurious Knysna bed and breakfast enjoys unsurpassed views straight through the heads and the Knysna lagoon to the Indian Ocean. The accommodation comprises six superbly appointed double en suite rooms and one family suite, a separate guest dining area and outdoor patio, large pool and spa. There are many activities to enjoy in Knysna not least of which are the numerous golf courses, horse riding, sailing and gastronomic pleasantries abundant in the town. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Candlewood Lodge

Address: 8 Stinkwood Crescent | Upper Old Place, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $92 - $129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Candlewood Lodge 5*
Number of rooms: 7
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“one room is next to the breakfast-area, not a problem as there are curtains. Opening the door, one enters the breakfast area.”
ChrisHH15, 1 week ago | Read review
“Up on the first floor are the best views”
alfredp166, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“The upstairs rooms have a balcony with fantastic views of the both the lagoon and to the Knysna heads.”
golffish2017, Feb 28, 2017 | Read review
“Top floor room in middle. Fab view and spacious.”
PKS753, Feb 12, 2017 | Read review
“Al rooms are very nice.”
luciaeschenmoser, Jan 9, 2017 | Read review
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