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Point Lodge on the Water's Edge, Knysna Lagoon

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Leicester, England
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Reviewed 30 June 2014

Mandy and I stopped at Point Lodge for 6 nights in June. We stayed in the Oyster Suite. The setting of Point Lodge is wonderful with a stunning view being on the edge of the Knysna lagoon. If you like birds then you will see many in the garden of Point Lodge. I've attached a picture of a wonderful hoopoe... More 

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Englewood, New Jersey
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Reviewed 25 April 2014

Great location on the water, rooms are large with shower and bad tub, beds are a bit hard for my taste. Simple but comfortable interior. Breakfast ok, Owner is super friendly and helpful and gave us tips for area…..

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2013

We recently spent four nights here. Two couples and a child. The owner is very friendly and helpful. First of all the location was great for us. Close to the lagoon edge for short walks and just far enough away from town to be quiet yet close enough to be convenient. I loved the cooked breakfasts - simple yet delicious,... More 

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Brasília, Distrito Federal, Brazil
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 November 2013

The Point Lodge is a great B&B. I've stayed for two nights with my family and we were able to feel as at home. The owner and his staff are very pleasent and helpful. The breakfast is good, but do not have great variety. The rooms are spacious, but not very new, so in general they have carpet floor. Although,... More 

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Essex UK
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Reviewed 5 April 2013

Nothing fancy, just a good old bed and breakfast. I loved the location, just far enough out of the central town area for me. We had two nights here, very friendly staff, when we arrived we were given a map of the area with some ideas of what to do, we ended up talking a lovely walk along the beach... More 

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kent
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2013

When we reached Point Lodge we were working our way along wine route and looking for comfort ,for three days,we were delighted to find our room had a seperate lounge area with two lovely comfortable chairs,coffee table, and balcony .The room had fantastic views of lagoon where you could watch the lovely wet land birds,whilst you took a bath !!!... More 

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Reviewed 10 January 2013

We spent two nights and I wish we could have stayed longer. The friendly Innkeeper, Ryck I believe (forgive me if it's misspelled or I'm remembering incorrectly), was extremely helpful and attentive; especially with local directions and suggestions about where to visit. There is a self-serve honor bar that is a constant temptation and the breakfast was quite good. The... More 

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Cirencester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2012

Lovely hotel with wonderful views across the lagoon. V small swimming pool - too cold to use, even after hot day. Good base to explore the area as close to main road but very peaceful and quiet as well. Excellent host whose staff all very friendly and keen to help. Many useful suggestions made for places to visit and eat... More 

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Reviewed 24 March 2012

We had a lovely stay here.not so far from attractions,good rooms and beautiful scenery

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Cheshire
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Reviewed 7 January 2012

If you are ever in Knysna...do stay here!! Beautiful setting right on the edge of the lagoon which gives off a cooling breeze whilst sunbathing especially if you are like myself who cannot stand too much sun. The garden is lovely...with a pond where four large birds came to drink several times a day. The decor of the rooms very... More 

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Idyllically situated right at the water's edge of the Knysna lagoon, Point Lodge is the perfect base for your Garden Route escape! Personally managed by the owners for ten years, Ryk & Amanda Cloete have a wealth of local knowledge to offer. This is the ideal place for you to relax in comfortable rooms, swim in the cool pool and enjoy a superb English breakfast overlooking the tranquil lagoon. Once experienced, you shall return! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Point Lodge on the Water's Edge, Knysna Lagoon

Address: 2km West of Knysna (off N2) | PO Box 767, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: RM241 - RM380 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Point Lodge on the Water's Edge, Knysna Lagoon 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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“All rooms are great.”
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 of 5 bubbles 32marjab, 19 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Oyster in the Garden”
 of 5 bubbles JohnP408, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
“The Knysna room for space & great view from your bath!”
 of 5 bubbles ScottandMidge, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room with view of the lagoon”
 of 5 bubbles Ukladybird, 13 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Stayed in the loerie room - very spacious with a deck outside. Doesn't overlook the lagoon though”
 of 5 bubbles HelenSmeaton, 15 Dec 2014 | Read review
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