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Kanonkop Guest House

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Reviewed 10 April 2017

It is difficult to write a review about Kanonkop without sounding cliché. I will just say it is an amazing place owned by great people. If you are stopping for a day or two (or even more) in Knysna and you are a "luxury kind...More

Thank Vanessa_Mbenoun
Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 15 April 2017

Dear Vanessa_Mbenoun Many thanks for the wonderful review. Thank you for not trying to sound like a cliché :) But I do feel this is a positive comment. We are glad you enjoyed our cosy and exclusive guest house, and thank you for the recommendations....More

Reviewed 7 April 2017

Staying at the Kanonkop was one of our most memorable experiences of our little adventure along the Garden Route. It is set in the most beautiful location overlooking Knysna Bay - the scenery is breath taking. The staff show such hospitality and cannot do enough...More

Thank terriaadams
Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 11 April 2017

Dear terriaadams Thank you for the wonderful review. Thank you for staying with us and am glad to hear that we made your adventure memorable! I do hope you will come back and visist us again soon. Was an absolute pleasure hosting you. Warm regards,...More

Reviewed 3 April 2017

Our stay at Kanonkop House was ideal. The service, the room and bathroom, the breakfasts on the patio, the evenings sitting in the beautiful outside room next to the pool--the hotel provides amazing views of Kynsna lagoon while it also has tasteful, stylish and diverse...More

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Thank Wendy F
Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 6 April 2017

Dear Wendy F Thank you so much for the wonderful review! I am very pleased you enjoyed our property - artworks, view of the lagoon, and our breakfast outside. I hope you will visit us again soon, it was an absolute pleasure hosting you. Warm...More

Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights while doing the garden route and wow! The views of the heads of knysna are amazing. We were in a Matara suite which overlooked the pool but had some views of the lagoon. Just pop in the main house and the...More

Thank lyndsay c
Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 20 March 2017

Dear lyndsay c Wonderful review. Thank you so much. The views are amazing here and are very fortunate to be situated so that from just about anywhere there is something beautiful to see. The huge suite upstairs is our Selwyn Suite and is not just...More

Reviewed 17 March 2017

Our stay at Kanonkop House was one of the highlights of our holiday! What a lovely house with beautiful views. We stayed in the Forest Suite which was spacious and had a wonderful patio area to relax with a glass of wine. The swimming pool...More

Thank Karen D
Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 20 March 2017

Dear Karen D Thank you for the wonderful review. And am so pleased we were the highlight of your holiday ! That is so wonderful to hear and am very pleased that you enjoyed our Forest Suite. This room is wonderful with the private patio...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
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US$262 - US$636 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Family Hotel in Knysna
#2 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
#2 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
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US$262 - US$636 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Family Hotel in Knysna
#2 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
#2 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
Room types
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Ayanda M
3 February 2017|
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Response from Kanonkop88 | Property representative |
Good Morning Many thanks for your enquiry. I regret we are struggling with your dates. I have a stunning 5 bedroom Villa with incredible views that would be perfect, however it is only available from the 20th onwards. The... More
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pbumpers
26 January 2017|
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Response from Kanonkop88 | Property representative |
Dear PBumbers Many thanks for your enquiry. We have 4 stunning suites overlooking the forest canopy, lagoon and all the way out to the famous Heads in the distance. They are Paradise, Sunbird, Forest and the penthouse... More
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"Selwyn Suite"
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"Selwyn is magnificent."
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"The rooms in the main house though less private seem to offer the best views."
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"All rooms were good but the rooms with a view of Knysna lagoon were extra special"
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