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Reviewed 18 March 2012

We spent 6 days at this first class establishment situated in a desirable location with impeccable service provided by the owners, Lloyd and Trish and their staff. The stylish guest house décor and ambiance of the rooms provided the perfect setting for a relaxing stay. If you play golf, Lloyd will arrange your matches at the excellent local courses. If...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Wow what a review, thank you Graham & Rosemary. You booked 3 nights self catering in the Wilderness apartment and 3 nights bed and breakfast, during your stay you mentioned a preference to stay in the apartment and we were delighted to reallocate you to meet your request knowing that you so enjoyed the spacious apartment . Lloyd was thrilled...

Illnau, Switzerland
Reviewed 10 March 2012

We spent 3 days in the Knysna Stays. We were already 3 times in Knysna, but the stay in the Knysna Stays was just the best. The place is spacious & clean. you will find an absolutely lovely staff and owners. Thanks to Lloyd for his great recommendations. Also Rose was a great help! Breakfasts were fresh and plentiful, in...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you so much for a fantastic review. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed our spacious rooms and our fresh breakfasts. As mentioned in previous reviews we show all our staff the wonderful reviews we receieve from our guests, these reviews give us confidence to go forward knowing that we can give our guests a great stay and...

Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 6 March 2012

I stayed in this hotel in December 2011 and adored it! The place is beautiful, very trendy, clean and staff are well trained. The breakfast was fab. and I liked the idea of the boss coming to great us personally and asking us if he could help us out with ideas for the day... Absolut value for money considering the...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you for such a positive review. Our breakfast chef Nelariene was so delighted when we showed her your lovely description of her breakfast. it was so kind of you to take the time to write us this glowing review. It makes us and our staff extremely proud. Kind regards, From all the team at Knysna Stays.

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2012

We were firstly greeted by a very helpful and friendly girl called Rose, who showed us to a clean and modern room which had wonderful views over Kynsna. The facilities in Kynsna Stays cannot be faulted and after a very long journey from Capetown, this oasis was exactly what was needed. Lloyd and Trish were a knowledge of information, from...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you so much for a great review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us ,hopefully we will be able to welcome you back for longer stay next time , here in this beautiful part of the Garden Route Knysna . Kind regards, Lloyd , Trish , Rose Knysna Stays Manager , and all the team .

Stow on the Wold
Reviewed 1 March 2012

We recently spent a week @ Knysna Stays. Lloyd and his tean led by Rose were excellent. The accomodation was first class, the breakfast more than sufficient and everyone involved went out of their way to help. LLoyd has a very detailed knowledge of the things to do in the area and his advice helped to ensure we made best...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your positive review. We are delighted that you and your wife enjoyed your stay in our apartment. It was a great pleasure to see the smile on your face and the excitement and enthusiasm when you described your golf experience at simola which we arranged for you, so that you could benefit from our corporate...

Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 25 February 2012

We spent 3 nights at Knysna Stays in Feb 2012. While this place is spacious & clean, the real highlight was the absolutely lovely staff and owners. In particular, thanks to Lloyd for his great recommendations -- we really feel we saw the highlights of Knysna, and ate at some great places! In addition, Rose was a great help! Breakfasts...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time and effort to write this review. It was such a pleasure having you both stay at Knysna Stays.We hope to have the priviledge of meeting you again one day. By the way, sorry we did not inform you about the communal fridge and drink preparation area during your check in . Thank...

Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 9 February 2012

Lloyd Carter made me feel right at home and his staff were very friendly and helpful. Rose met me when I checked in and was most helpful in getting me settled. Knysna Stays helps you feel relaxed yet you can quite easily continue with business at hand. Thank you.

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time in your busy schedule to write this very complimentary review . We appreciate our corporate guests expertise and knowledgeable opinions and we were so delighted that we met your requirements. Also we look forward to seeing you again next week for your return visit. Kind regards, Lloyd , Trish and all the...

gribbz
Reviewed 6 February 2012

We had a wonderful 3 nights at Knysna Stays. We were warmly greeted by Rose who was friendly attentive and accommodating throughout out our stay. The following morning we met owner Lloyd who was very pleasant. We appreciated his knowledge of the area and believe that we would have had a different experience of Knysna without his suggestions.  The apartment...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time during your exciting world tour to write this wonderful and detailed review of our guest house. We are so pleased to know we have fufiled our level of excellence in accommodating you both here at Knysna Stays . Meanwhile enjoy the rest of your adventure / travels. We were so excited to meet you...

LONDON AND PROVENCE
Reviewed 31 January 2012

Overlooking the lagoon and just a few minutes drive from the centre of town and the waterfront. The owner was always there to give ideas as to where to go and where NOT to go ! Our room was big and bright with lots of windows onto a terrace,the furnishings were clean and modern and the food, plentiful, varied and...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you both for taking the time in your busy schedule as professionals in the hospitality industry to post this delightful review of your stay. We are so happy to know you both enjoyed our guest house and we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind regards, Lloyd , Trish and all the staff at Knysna Stays Guest House.

Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2012

In January 2012 my partner and I stayed a in Knysna Stays in Knysna, Cape Town. I was so impressed with our experience I want to share it with others. We have been to South Africa 9 years ago and stayed in many different types of accommodation from back packers of varying standards to hotels, 4 star. We have enjoyed...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Dear Lesley & Richard, Thank you , thank you for this fantastic review and for all the time , effort and energy you put into writing this wonderful review of Knysna Stays Guest House . Also thank you for including your thoughts on the world class local attractions. I was so pleased to read that you and Richard a professional...

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Knysna Stays has been newly built and furbished to create the perfect place to stay whilst you explore Knysna and it's beautiful surroundings. If you are looking for a holiday destination that provides endless opportunity for the whole family this is the destination to travel to. Knysna Stays can offer you stylish accommodation with excellent facilities, but can also ensure the right direction to suit your preferred requirements. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Knysna Stays

Address: 25 Old Toll Road | Upper Old Place, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: RM308 - RM510 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Knysna Stays 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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