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Bamboo the Guesthouse

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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“guest house”(30 reviews)
“two nights”(20 reviews)
“honeymoon suite”(12 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 April 2017

Bamboo is unique, each room has been decorated differently and with style while the overall place is like a mini tropical jungle right in Knysna. Jaynie, Gran and the rest of the staff are attentive and very welcoming. I'll be back!

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Thank David C
Reviewed 2 April 2017

Family run bed & breakfast within a quirky densely planted garden comprising boardwalks and wooden huts. Some accomodation in original house. Basic, clean facilities. Very good breakfast. The location requires use of a car. Guesthouse suitable for the easy going guest who enjoys the quirky...More

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Reviewed 28 March 2017

We had 17 guests and 15 rooms. Some rooms are updated and some need updating. My Pampas room was large, but good use some refurbishment. No air conditioning, but your near the coast so it wasn't stifling hot in the summer. No screens on the...More

Thank Richard J
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Friendly staff but sadly the place needs new linen, towels and a general clean up. I would imagine that a family with children would enjoy staying at Bamboo. The breakfast was average. The parking is rather limited and a squeeze if you come in last!

Thank Diane v
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We have been visiting this place 3 years before, but it's not quite the same. They don't offer any dinner anymore and the quality of the breakfast decreased. However, the pancakes were quite delicious. Last time, we enjoyed the fireplace in the room, but that...More

Thank Benedikt K
Response from Jaynie C, Front Office Manager at Bamboo the GuesthouseResponded 21 March 2017

Good day I am so very you didn't enjoy your stay as much as you have done in the past, the fireplace recently broke and are waiting for the new one to arrive. Sorry you were not told of this. We did serve dinners before...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
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US$ 58 - US$ 90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$ 58 - US$ 90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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"we booked the self catering honeymoon loft suite.great!!!!"
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"Expect the unexpected"
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"upstairs bedrooms make you feel you're in a tree house"
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"They are all different and all have a jungle type view. Ask for an updated room."
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