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Prospect Cottage , Knysna, South Africa.

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4.5 of 5 stars
Very good
73 reviews
View from the deck at Prospect Cottage
Your home away from Home
Deck at Prospect Cottage
Giraffes on the deck at Prospect Cottage
Lounge area with comfortable couches
Corner of the comfortable lounge
View out of the lounge window.
African Art on the lounge wall
Dining room
Master bedroom with queen size bed
En suite bathroom with shower, toilet and basin
3rd bedroom with 2 single beds and a view over the lagoon.
3rd bedroom with 2 single beds
2nd bedroom with double bed and views over the lagoon
View from the 3rd Bedroom
Family bathroom with separate shower, bath, basin and toilet.
Hallway at Prospect Cottage
Kitchen
Family bathroom with separate shower, bath, basin and toilet.
Braai (  BBQ)
How to find Prospect Cottage.
Knysna Lagoon
Sunset at the Knysna Waterfront.
Sunset at the Knysna Waterfront
Knysna Waterfront.
Knysna Waterfront.
Paddle Steamer on the lagoon
Knysna Waterfront.
View of the Knysna Heads from Bollard Bay
Knysna Lagoon
Western Head
Knysna Lagoon
Low tide at  Bollard bay beach
Knysna Lagoon from the Heads
Knysna beach and lagoon
Lagoon views
The Heads,
Jubilee Creek in the Knysna Forest
Jubilee Creek
Knysna forest
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Overview
Rental Home -
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Knysna, Western Cape
PLEASE NOTE WE DO NOT ACCEPT ONE NIGHT BOOKINGS. MINIMUM STAY IS 2 NIGHTS except for Peak season where it is 5 nights. . Prospect Cottage is a charming, spacious, comfortably furnished three bedroom home suitable for up to 6 people.Sip drinks on the elevated wooden deck with panoramic views of the lagoon and the 'Knysna Heads' or enjoy the view from the lounge/dining room and bedrooms. Enjoy the view while you sip your sundowners on the patio. Relish the tranquil country lifestyle of Knysna with easy access to the Garden Route and Klein Karoo. Ideally situated, a three minute walk to central Knysna and the lagoon, yet off the busy Main Road. Easy access to boating and water sport facilities, restaurants, shops, and a short stroll from the Knysna Waterfront . Secure and hassle free. Lounge/dining room with full DSTV installation... Read more
About the Owner, Neville and Liz L
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 80 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 6 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2009
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 73 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #FKN4310625 by: FlipKey
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4.5 of 5 stars Very good - based on 73 reviews
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tersiarad...
Krugersdorp, South Africa
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in August 2016
1
person found this review helpful

Warm, friendly and very helpful owners, Neville and Liz. Much more than we have expected.... I would recommend Prospect Cottage to anyone. Stunning view, clean, neat and comfortable.

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Management response:

Thank you both so much for your kind words and for taking the time to write this reviews. We do appreciate it very much,. So glad you enjoyed your stay at Prospect Cottage and we hope to see you back in the near future. Come and live in Knysna . It is a wonderful place to be. Warm wishes, Neville...

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LynneCape...
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Level Contributor
19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016 for a stay in October 2015
2
people found this review helpful

We had a wonderful stay at Prospect Cottage - we actually extended our stay! The house has everything that one could ask for (from tea and coffee to marshmallows!) and the owners are simply amazing people. No request is too much trouble for them. We look forward to returning!

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Management response:

Hello, So nice to hear from your guys and thank you so much for your kind word and taking the time and trouble to review Prospect Cottage. It is much appreciated. I have found out we have a mutal friend in Chantel. We look forward to welcoming you back to Prospect Cottage in the near future. Kind regards, Neville and...

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Holger O
Windhoek
Level Contributor
20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2016 for a stay in January 2016
3
people found this review helpful

Prospect Cottage is a great place for a family with children looking for a peaceful self-catering option with a view. The view over the Knysna lagoon is as displayed on their website. The house has everything you need for a self-catering cottage. The braai place is not under cover, which was no problem for us as it never rained, but...

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Management response:

Thank you so much for taking the time to review Prospect Cottage. We really do appreciate your time and effort. It was nice meeting you and we do hope we will see you again at the cottage in the not too distant future. Best regards, Neville and Liz

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Amenities
  • Balcony
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cots:(2)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping Optional
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Shared Yard
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
Suitability
  • Pets Allowed:
    No
  • Smoking Allowed:
    Ask
  • Kid Friendly:
    Yes
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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Dates Min stay Per night
Default 2 nights
$55
A$73
Aug 1, 2016 -
Oct 31, 2016
Low SEASON
2 nights
$51
A$68
Nov 1, 2016 -
Nov 30, 2016
Shoulder Season
2 nights
$51
A$68
Dec 1, 2016 -
Jan 15, 2017
Peak Season
5 nights
$87
A$115
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Low Season (1 May 2016 to 31 October 2016 ) R700 for 2 people + R150 per additional person, per night
Shoulder Season (1-30 November 2016) R750 for 2 people + R200 per additional person, per night
Peak Season 1st December 2016 to 15 th January 2017. R1750 for the entire house, irrespective of the number of guests ( maximum of 6 persons including children / babies) .High season R750 for 2 people + R200 per additional person, per guest.
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: George : 0.0 mi
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 9.9 mi.
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