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Falcons View Manor

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Service cannot be paralleled. Rooms spacious and very comfortable. Fine dining and fine decor. House with character and historical value. Views of Knysna from the top amazing. Excellent value for money.

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Duderstadt, Germany
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Okay, it is posh and a little over the top but the staff is super-attentive, the pool and garden just lovely and the view unbeatable! So, yes, I would recommend it - although the percentage of German visitors is a little overwhelming ;)

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Bern, Switzerland
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Reviewed 1 week ago

On our garden route trips we stayes for 2 nights in falcons view. We had the most wonderful room with a view over knysna and a big bathtube. When we arrived it was quite cold and in the living room there was a fire and we got our welcome drinkt. Sue and danelle are very helpful and friendly hosts. The... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights and the view is epic! The kitchen is brilliant! Breakfast as well as dinner were of very high standard! We can definitely recommend this hotel/guesthouse as the staff is also very welcoming and helpful! Unfortunately the weather was rainy :( Enjoy!

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Cape Town, South Africa
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been visiting this five star Country House since April 2014, making more than two trips each year. Danelle and Sue run the place magnificently and their efforts have now been recognised. Falcons View winning Best jClutry House not only in the Western Cape but across all of South Africa. Nothing is ever too much trouble for these people... More 

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Elst, The Netherlands
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 3 nights in one of the very luxurious most tastefull decorated garden rooms. Great bathroom, heigh ceiling which gave an even more spacious feeling, it had lounge chairs on the terrace, a beautiful swimmingpool in the midst of the English garden full with flowers of all kinds. It's been a joy and pleasure to have been here... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The last 3 days have been amazing ! We stayed at Falcons View Manor as part of a tour booked in the U.K. From the minute we arrived( to be greeted with a cold glass of Sauvignon Blanc to drink on the terrace overlooking the lagoon) this felt special. Our room, number 5, was simply stunning, beautifully presented and well... More 

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a fabulous guest house. The best we stayed at on our travels in S.Afica and the standard was high. The view was exquisite, the ambiance to die for, the breakfast, hospitality, grounds etc etc outstanding.

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Florida Keys, Florida
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was really looking forward to our stay at Falcons View as the pictures on the website were beautiful. When we arrived it exceeded my expectations! The house was very well appointed and the gardens were a joy to walk through. We had no idea of the homes history. The staff was very friendly and accommodating. We opted to stay... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
1 review
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Nice view, good breakfast and lovely stuff. Very recommended. Some rooms are need to walk up some stairs so make sure you are ok with it in case you book one of those rooms. Unique hotel built on an old house

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Falcons View Manor is a small Boutique Hotel on Thesen Hill in Knysna. Spectacular Views from the Victorian Veranda across the lagoon, beautiful garden and a small restaurants for our guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Falcons View Manor

Address: 2 Thesen Hill | Upper Central, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: RM365 - RM891 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Falcons View Manor 5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Rooms to the front have splendid views.”
 of 5 bubbles Muir-Dean, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 has a bath that has been completely renovated--includes shower only, no bathtub..”
 of 5 bubbles 43marieg, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms very good”
 of 5 bubbles garywB3282VA, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the front of the main house probably have a better view.”
 of 5 bubbles haddy0, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Most overlook the bay, except garden rooms which are separate from the main building, slightly bigger, with their own verandah.”
 of 5 bubbles davidwB1604WC, 31 Aug 2016 | Read review
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