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Nicosia District, Cyprus
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Luxurious setting and great welcome from very friendly owner, Nicole. Nice selection of food for breakfast and great coffee. Gave us tips on where to go for restaurants and places to visit in the area. We very much enjoyed our stay.

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Noida, India
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Had stayed their for 2 nights with my husband and one more couple. We had a very comfortable stay and the owner, Nicole is very friendly and she made sure we are comfortable throughout our stay. The view from the place is fantastic and overlooks the Knysna Heads!!! The GuestHouse is very tastefully done, especially the rooms.

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 17 April 2016

The warm welcome by Nicole immediately makes you feel at home, Nicole is always available to accommodate your wishes or give great advise re things to see or restaurants to visit in the surroundings of Knysna. The Guest House is very tastefully decorated, has a beautiful view over the lagoon of Knysna and provides modern and spacious rooms. In the...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

The rooms were gorgeous and the decor was really fresh, I got some inspiration for my own home! Nicole was super helpful in making recommendations for places to eat and visit and made some reservations for us. Breakfast was delicious too. Very relaxing stay! Thank you! Rachael and Chris

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Walvis Bay, Namibia
Reviewed 30 March 2016

The location es great looking at Knysna lagoon and the facilities beautifully decorated. The rooms are stunning: big and some nice extras (chocolate, nesspreso, speaker...) The attention is also really good

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Bregenz, Austria
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Nicole and Giorgio...everything is perfect organised..the Restaurant Tips are great and...so well done...feeling really on holidays every day..Thank you very much!! We will come back of course. Susanne and Michael

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Nicole, the owner of this gusthouse, loves what she does. And she is very professional. After a warm greeting on our arrival she provided us with loads of tips on what to do oin the area and even managed to reserve us a table in the top restaurant in Knysna. Our room was very modern (the open bathroom is something...

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Wadebridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 March 2016

This lodge was very good overall. It is very close to town, stunning views of the lagoon, private own balcony and very large and very clean rooms, very helpful, friendly and generous hosts, relax atmosphere and very good breakfast with excellent service.

Thank L26WCsabrinab
Rogiet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

Spent four nights here during our 3 week holiday on the Garden route. From the moment we arrived the service by Nicole and her team was simply first class. The first thing that greeted my wife and I was the spectacular views towards the Heads at Knysna. Unbelievable! Following that we had a tour of the facility and the standard...

Thank keitharmstrong
Reviewed 23 February 2016

We had a fabulous welcome and the location is stunning and so peaceful, right above Knysna looking down. Chilled wine and beer were very welcome after a hot drive. The rooms are beautifully appointed (even though my husband would have preferred a more substantial bathroom door). Patio doors from each room take you straight onto the garden a pool area....

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cambalala is a luxury guest house ideally situated in Paradise with magnificent views over the lagoon. This is the perfect place to forget about the rest of the world and lose yourself in South Africa's favourite town. We proudly offer stylish and comfortable accommodation with the very best of service and hospitality. Each of the five double en-suite rooms emphasize comfort and exude style. High quality linen, underfloor heating, minibars, TVs, iPod docking systems, safes, Wi-Fi Internet access and Nespresso machines create suites that are left wanting nothing. Private balconies offer views over the beautiful indigenous garden and clear infinity pool which blends seamlessly with the panoramic lagoon views in the distance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cambalala

Address: 46 Circular Drive | Paradise, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: ₹ 8,460 - ₹ 16,853 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cambalala 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Can't imagine there is a bad room”
  • Evening view from the garden over the lagoon and Knysna Heads
  • Garden with infinity pool and views over lagoon and Knysna Heads
 of 5 bubbles robinia2014, 23 May 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are delightful”
 of 5 bubbles Charlotten, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are wonderful!”
 of 5 bubbles 207maisiet, 20 Jan 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have great views”
 of 5 bubbles marcellica, 29 Dec 2015 | Read review
“The honeymoon suite was beautiful, but we got a peek at most other rooms and they were all stunning! You can't go wrong”
 of 5 bubbles 686aimeed, 20 Oct 2015 | Read review
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