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Sherborne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

What a wonderful place! We could not fault Kanonkop in any way. The room we had was excellent; the linen was beautifully fresh and the bath and shower gels were carefully chosen. The food and beverages were superb and the pancakes with sugar and cinnamon were to die for! The views from the house were stunning - right across the...

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Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest House, responded to this review

Dear James C Thank you so much for the wonderful review of Kanonkop House. We are so pleased you enjoyed our hospitality and our delicious pancakes for breakfast. These are becoming very popular! Our bath and shower gel are fabulous - 100% natural ingredients with essential oils - I think this is what makes it so special. These products can...

Knysna
Reviewed 1 week ago

Always again, great place to stay and a very passionate Team !!!!! No better place outside our stay at the game reserve on the Garden Route.....simply wonderful and very very familiar, a real pleasure to stay there !! Thank you !!!

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Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest House, responded to this review

Dear olafs702 Wonderful - thank you so much for these kind works. It is great to hear that we have such a passionate team. We are pleased to know that it shows. Many thanks and we hope you will visit us again. Warm regards, Liesl & Kanonkop House team

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of our stops during our Road trip around Garden Route. We had a fantastic welcome. The staff was very helpful and nice. The view from our bedroom was breathtaking! Fantastic breakfast! We totally recommend the Kanonkop Guest House, for families with kids or just for a peaceful weekend for 2. Love it! And we will be back.

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Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Isabel_peereboom Thanks for the stunning review! We are pleased you had a wonderful stay, fantastic breakfast and a friendly welcome from our staff. We look forward to welcoming you back to Kanonkop House soon. warm regards, Liesl & Kanonkop House Team

Zürich
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed the privacy of the beautiful location with stunning views over the lagoon. All staff is very trained and taking care of our wishes. Each suite is nicely designed and very spacious. You feel like in your private home.

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Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Sun23 Thank you for the review - We are pleased that you enjoyed our private and beautiful location with views over the lagoon. We like to hear that you felt at home in 'your own private home' This is your house while you stay with us. Looking forward to hosting you again. Warm regards, Liesl & Kanonkop House Team

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only spent two nights at this perfect Guest House. On arriving, a beautiful tea was laid out and immediately we knew this was a perfect place to unwind, having come straight from Safari. The staff were exceptionally helpful. Great meeting Mark and chatting with him. Fabulous breakfasts, set us up for the day. Thank you much. Have recommended you...

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Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest House, responded to this review

Dear SJNBAN Thank you so much for this kind review. The tea that we prepare daily is a wonderful way to welcome our guests, and for all the other guests who wish to join us for the afternoon. Thank you so much for the recommendation - we are pleased that your friends will be staying with us as well. Warm...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent three nights at this lovely guest house. We were lucky to have been upgraded to a vacant luxury suite with a balcony providing magnificent sea views. Friendly staff gave great advice on local attractions, taking account of our interests. Breakfasts were superb.

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Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Richard G Thank you for the review. We always upgrade our guests if we have the suites available and we are glad you got to experience this room. Its always helpful to have a local that can give you information on the attractions in the area. Hope you will visit us again. Warm regards Liesl, and the Kanonkop House...

Oakville, Ontario Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed with our friends at Kanonkop Guest House in November for three nights. What a lovely spot, wonderful staff and service (they even do your laundry for a small fee). The location is central, the rooms are beautifully appointed, the breakfast (order from a menu of hot items plus some cold choices) was excellent and the open bar was...

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Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest House, responded to this review

Dear cathy081 Many thanks for the wonderful review. Absolutely perfect is something we like to hear from our guests. We are pleased you enjoyed the open bar, this is an added extra that most of our guests enjoy. The gemologist is wonderful in making something that would suite your needs and glad you got something from him. Many thanks again,...

Oakville, Canada
Reviewed 13 December 2016

We had just finished a 'bucket list' trip by going on our first Safari and were on a bit of a downer leaving the game park and were thinking it was going to be all downhill from there but then, after staying one day at our next port of call, the Kanonkop Guest House, we were assured that many more...

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Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest House, responded to this review

Dear mattandy It is so wonderful to hear from you and thank you for these kind words. It really makes it all worth while, and that we know that our guests have enjoyed their stay with us and the service we provide. I am also pleased to hear that we that you got to play golf on our corporate rates,...

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Fantastic in every aspect:owner,staff, locatio, venue!! Have you ever been in a location were they even washed your car? Here they did! The location is so beautifull you think you are in a botanic garden. The view on the lagoon and the head fabulous!

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Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest House, responded to this review

Dear HPB88809 Many thanks for the wonderful review! Yes, we even wash your car in the morning :) Its the little things we do that make your stay special and we are pleased to hear that you had a fantastic stay. We hope you will come back and visit us soon. Warm regards, Liesl & the Kanonkop house team

Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely place, with a fantastic view into the lake! Very warm and kind staff and owners. Extremely quite. Great support on organizing daily program. Unfortunately doesn't offer dinner, which would be a plus!

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Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest House, responded to this review

Dear PC Many thanks for the wonderful review. It is lovely to hear that we have a 'dream view' We enjoy assisting our guests with their daily programme. Many thanks & warm regards, Liesl & the Kanonkop House Team

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Kanonkop Guest House

Address: 6 Cuthbert Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: RM1,023 - RM3,933 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Kanonkop Guest House 5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“We stayed in Paradise Lagoon facing, with balcony, beautiful and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles SJNBAN, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Sea view room is advised”
 of 5 bubbles HPB8803, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are of high standard, as a family we had two room next to each other above the pool not in the main building - perfect!”
 of 5 bubbles AngeS600, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We would have been happy in any of the suites”
 of 5 bubbles Veysey2013, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The rooms in the main house have unbeatable views with private balconies that allow pure relaxation and tranquility.”
 of 5 bubbles tazsmith64, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
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