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    The Idle Monkey B&B

    98 Main Street | Paradise, Knysna, South Africa
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    10/29/2017 10/30/2017
    Traveler (2)
    Room & Suite (21)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    • Excellent39%
    • Very good35%
    • Average17%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Room Service
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Oct 29Oct 30
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed May 28, 2017

    The hostess is a very caring person as well as the person on night duty. She even assisted prior to my arrival with securing a company to bind my documents. Both are very professional and makes you feel at home. I loved the fire every...More

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    Reviewed May 22, 2017

    The establishment is well and suitable located and a very comfortable place. Reception and hospitality were very good. Very affordable and serving breakfast of high quality. Will not hesitate to recommend it to family and friends.

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    Reviewed May 15, 2017

    Thoroughly enjoyed my stay,,,,stunning view if the knysna lagoon,,,,excellent staff,, very helpful,,,took early morning walks over the old railway bridge,,,The room I had was big and clean,,,breakfast was perfect,,,the staff went out of their way to make sure I had a great stay,,,thank you so...More

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    Reviewed May 12, 2017

    Our stay was really wonderful. The breakfast is delicious and filling. The rooms are very neat and clean and the staff are all friendly and helpful. We enjoyed our stay so much that we extended our stay by another two nights. The only thing I...More

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    Reviewed May 9, 2017

    The service was excellent The rooms were in very good condition and we cant complain of our location cause everything was just good waking up in the morning and breath the fresh air. Looking out by your window and see the lakes running into the...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Price range
    • $40 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Knysna
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    Room & Suite (21)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Dining (1)
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    Room Tips
    "We stayed on a twin room in the thatched section and it was really beautiful."
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    "There are hundred of other guesthouses in the area, do what we did and find another place. The Idle Monkey..."
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    "Check the room thoroughly before booking in."
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    "Room six has a beutiful view and the smell of the thatch is amazing."
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