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New Forest, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Can't remember how many times we have stayed at Bridgewater and now it feels like home. Lynn and Pat are such patient and helpful people. They make suggestions for things to do in the area and give information how to get there. I have even heard them making bookings at other accommodation for people who really should do it themselves....

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Reviewed 11 January 2017

I would go back everytime I could go back to Knysna and hightly recommend it to all my friends !! Firts of all the hosts is a lovely person and made us feel very welcome. They gave us a lot of tips like goods place to visit, have dinner e etc. The guest house is very cozy and charming. It...

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely B&B with very personal and caring hosts. Lynne and Pat run a very efficient and homely place in a great location just 5-10 mins walk from the waterfront. It's on the main road so there is some traffic noise even in the rooms at the back. The pool is by the road but is nice enough...

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Plymouth UK.
Reviewed 27 October 2016

A really lovely place to stay within easy walking distance from the town and waterfront. The staff were very friendly and attentive and the accommodation, though not modern, was well apportioned, very comfortable and spotlessly clean. We stayed in one of the four garden rooms which were very quiet but those in the main house could be subject to traffic...

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
Reviewed 16 October 2016

It's a lovely place with cozy rooms within a short walking distance to the Waterfront. The owners Pat & Lynne are fantastic! They made sure every guest had the information needed to get the most out of their day while preparing and serving breakfast. The only downside would be that the bathroom could use a little update, although it's spotless...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 21 September 2016

As a B&B goes we were happy until today. The room was cozy and clean and our breakfast was good. However as my husband was riding the Karoo to Coast cycle race we had asked on the Friday (2 days prior to the race) if we could please have a late check-out as my husband would need a shower and...

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Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Loved our stay here, great recommendations of places to eat, views of the heads and drives around the area. We had a view of the lagoon from our room and extra touches to the room made the stay extra special. Our only complaint is that we didn't get to stay longer.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Bridgewater is conveniently located and a perfectly comfortable B&B! Some rooms only have a shower, but most have a bath and all have TV's with DSTV and tea and coffee making facilities. Breakfast was simple but more than adequate. Our room faced the main road, but noise wasn't an issue at all and the Waterfront is within walking distance -...

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 18 May 2016

We were excited about staying at Bridgewater B&B and the visit lived up to its expectations!! We travel extensively for business but this time, it was a leisure trip. The B&B is well located. It's approximately a 2-3 minute drive into town and a 10 minute walk (all flat surfaces) to the waterfront. The place overlooks the lagoon, which is...

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Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

Very good all round. Welcome at arrival was good. We told the lady we were only staying the day and the recommendation on where to go was spot on (tapas bar at thesan island is a must do!) Room was spotless. Breakfast was great. Very friendly staff. Some issues with mozzies and a little noisy with traffic, but that was...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Bridgewater

Address: 96 Main Street | Paradise, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: RM258 - RM364 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bridgewater 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“All rooms are comfortable”
 of 5 bubbles 752janei, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Try have the water river view”
 of 5 bubbles fabianab177, 11 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The garden rooms are spacious and very quiet. There is some traffic noise for those occupying the rooms in the front of the main house.”
 of 5 bubbles jrpeel, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“For a view, ask for a room at the front. For quietness, ask for a room at the back.”
 of 5 bubbles Sytze_dB, 15 Oct 2016 | Read review
“road noise is problematic even with the double glazed windows but the view is lovely if you don't mind the noisy road”
 of 5 bubbles d0uglasclan, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
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