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Reviewed 25 April 2016

I booked a room at Knorhoek guesthouse for the charm of staying in a winery. Wine plantations arent visible though from any of the easily accessible areas. The room was very small and old. Breakfast was okayish, did have sufficient options. Service was average too....More

Thank DeepikaMangla
Response from wierie, consutant at KnorhoekResponded 4 May 2016

Dear DM Thank you for you honest review. I get the impression that you were expecting the type of wineries advertised in glossy magazines. Knorhoek dates back to 1827 and earlier and the guesthouse is as advertised on our website, renovated stables. Buildings in earlier...More

Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

Our son married his fiancée at this beautiful place. We stayed over for 3 nights and were in lavender cottage. Very big and plenty of room for a family. The staff were all really friendly. We stayed on a B&B basis and the breakfast could...More

Thank Karen A
Response from wierie, consultant at KnorhoekResponded 21 April 2016

Dear Karin We are so pleased that you were so happy with your overall experience at Knorhoek. What you have said in your review is what we aim for in all the different sections of our business - weddings, wine and accommodation. I'm pleased you...More

Reviewed 11 March 2016 via mobile

Nice location not to far from Stellenbosch, but room was situated opposite a filmcompany who where driving cars with filmcrew back and forth, so not so peacefull as aspected. Surroudings are nice, breakfast ok. Staff very helpfull. Foto terace in front of the small room...More

Thank edith841961
Response from wierie, consultant at KnorhoekResponded 18 March 2016

Dear Edith Thank you for your review and we apologise for the inconvenience. The film company was shooting in the vineyard, far from the guesthouse, but set up shop right next to the guesthouse because of internet reception and electricity supply - we neglected to...More

Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here one night before leaving the western cape. It is situated near stellenbosch and on the r44 with numerous wine estates nearby to visit. There is a lovely garden with grass in front of the rooms. There is only one...More

1  Thank Lientjie L
Response from wierie, consultant at KnorhoekResponded 18 March 2016

Dear Leentjie Thank you for taking the time to write your comprehensive and complimentary review. Cellphone reception is bad in the entire valley and we have tried many routes to have it improved, but the suppliers are not interested. Blocked showerhead and outlet is unacceptable...More

Reviewed 19 February 2016

This wine estate has some lovely rooms and cottages to stay. We were lucky to have a well appointed cottage, so ample space for us. The only fly in the ointment was the lighting in the bathrooms, very inadequate! But everything else was tiptop. We...More

Thank mollandaise
Response from wierie, consultant at KnorhoekResponded 24 February 2016

Dear Mollandaise We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay at Knorhoek and I shall print your comments for Liesel to see and enjoy. She does make the best sirloin steaks ever! I shall report the insufficient lighting in the cottage bathrooms and ensure that...More

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"Honemoon suite def the best for size and views."
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"The Stables rooms do not have aircon but even at 36 degrees Celcius outside, the temperature in the rooms..."
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"I would suggest staying away the cottages for now, not sure how the guesthouse is, but make sure you know of..."
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"The rooms are noisy so try to get the upper rooms"
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