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Forest Edge Nature-lovers' Retreat

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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Forest Edge offers beautifully appointed self catering cottages on the edge of the Knysna forest. We were looking for a peaceful spot where we could enjoy nature walks and some time away from the bustle of life. It is a stunning spot where hosts Danie...More

Thank ginawoodburn
Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 9 January 2018

Thanks for selecting us for your nature break Gina, we really appreciate it & it was our pleasure to host you guys. We can’t wait to welcome you back to our magical forest retreat.

Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

My 2nd visit to this glorious place of escape, echoed the first - I wanted for nothing! Don't hesitate to include a stay here in your next trip through the Garden Route. You will enjoy your most peaceful sleep & if you book for dinner...More

Thank 530lynnel
Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 9 January 2018

Thanks for the return visit Lynne, we really appreciate our loyal friends of the forest. Can’t wait to host you again at our magical forest retreat.

Reviewed 8 January 2018

Peace and quite guaranteed. Beautifull nature surroundings. In the countryside out of the holiday buzz but still close enough for a day visit to the lovely Buffalo Bay beach and Knysna etc. The area offers a wide variety of activities to choose from if you...More

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Thank Jacques V
Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 9 January 2018

Thanks for the kind words Jaques & for trusting us with your holiday memories. We can’t wait to welcome you guys back to our magical forest retreat.

Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Loved everything - the perfect and warmest hospitality with divine dinner and breakfast, lovely and well equipped cottages, excellent outdoor shower, the therapeutic coloring books, incredible nature, the peaceful mediation area and the hammock which I will miss the most.. I wish I had stayed...More

Thank Denise J
Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 8 January 2018

Thanks for the kind words Denise, it was so great to meet you & we hope to welcome you back to our magical forest retreat in the near future.

Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

If you want to reconnect with Mother Nature this is the place to be. During our stay here we had close encounters with these cute little bunnies, Hansel and Gretel the reserves donkeys, small frogs of which one jumped into our house (our fault, we...More

Thank miamagichiphop
Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 1 January 2018

Thanks for the kind words and for sharing your amazing experiences with us. It was our pleasure to host you guys at Forest Edge & we hope to welcome you back soon. We’ve added 3 drawers and 2 shelves in the kitchen to create extra...More

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Free Parking
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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US$ 79 - US$ 148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$ 79 - US$ 148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Forest Edge is a Nature Retreat with an abundance of visiting wild - and bird life. Pets are animals with natural instincts to chase & hunt. We have bunnies, donkeys, buck, loeries, ducks, etc on the retreat and we cannot... More
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"All the cottages are lovely"
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"Very cosy and comfortable."
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"The Luxury Units has an inside and outside shower plus free Wi-Fi"
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