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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

Against some comments her we must say the difference. Yellowwood Lodge is a place just like Knysna. Very british. It is very classic yes, but not old at all.... The owner and host was very helpful and a great host to us.... The rooms are spacious and all have lovely terraces....

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Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

The hotel owner and host was very welcoming and friendly. The general feel of this old colonial style house was tranquil and the gardens were incredibly well presented. Breakfast outside on the veranda was a lovely touch and the food was plentiful in choice and of good quality. The wifi had good connection throughout the main house and rooms and...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 29 December 2015

This place is not only outdated, its just a horrible place. I dont need to write a long description, everything is just bad. I dont know how it pretends to maintain 3 stars or 8.8 on booking.com. Dont believe the offical photos, the rooms are not like that. Do not stay here.

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Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

Stayed here on my way to cape town. The hotel is close to the N2 in a safe and secure area. Hotel facilities are dated but all the amenities are provided. Breakfast was the highlight of the stay. Would stay again.

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Thank chubbydub
Ratingen
Reviewed 13 December 2015

Yellowwood Lodge is unforunately outdated and needs a thorough revamp. The Victorian house has seen better days, but the garden is still beautiful. Ernest, the owner ist very helpful and breakfast was good. The location is central but not noisy. Off-street parking facility very positive.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2015

I loved my stay at this B&B. The location was great, down a quiet street but still very close to town. So very little noise from the street yet only a couple of minutes walk from the centre of town. Ernest, the owner, was very helpful and knowledgeable about the area. The rooms were nice and comfortable. My room also...

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Reviewed 10 June 2015 via mobile

We loved this guest house! Very comfortable and clean in a good location. The garden is lovely. The main house is old and authentic for people who appreciate history. The breakfast was amazing .. Served outside on the patio. The bed was so comfortable I wanted to take it home with me. Excellent price for such a lovely place.

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2Thank Charne B
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 10 May 2015 via mobile

Our family of five spent two nights in this delightful bed and breakfast. The owner was helpful and welcoming, generous in his guidance and advise about what to see and do around town. His restaurant recommendations were spot on - we loved our meals at The Anchorage and Mario's. WiFi was strong with good coverage. Our rooms were spacious, comfortable...

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Thank Meggie_Lynne
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2015

Had a very comfortable stay at Yellowwood Lodge. Room was large and comfortable with a good view, and location of the lodge was ideal for walking to nearby restaurants and other activities in Knysna. We were very well looked after throughout our stay; I would stay again.

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Thank jmanolan
Wilton, Connecticut
Reviewed 25 February 2015

Yellowwood is nice although a little dated. We did have to climb some steep stairs to access our room. Overall, no complaints as everything was clean and worked. It's conveniently located although Knysna is not very big to begin with. You can walk from the Lodge to downtown in a few minutes. Check-in and local knowledge from Ernest (owner) was...

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Yellowwood Lodge is an exclusive accommodation establishment in Knysna in the heart of South Africa’s world famous Garden Route. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Yellowwood Lodge

Address: 18 Handel Street | PO Box 2020, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: RM261 - RM422 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Yellowwood Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Ask for a room with a lagoon view.”
LeaKid01, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Lodge rooms looked good”
carolep724, 5 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Our room was not noisy. A bit small but we were not displeased with it.”
366dickz, 25 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Never choose the rooms inside when travelling with kids.”
khululwam, 7 Jul 2013 | Read review
“ask for a room outside the main house with balcony”
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m_annebrochart, 10 May 2011 | Read review
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