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    The Rex Hotel

    8 Gray Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent51%
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    • Average8%
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    “rose cafe” (15 reviews)
    “two blocks” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Multilingual Staff
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    Private Balcony
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    Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

    Good location as near waterfront. Basically no internet- could log in for a few seconds and then it would drop out. Complained to staff who advised limited internet to rooms. Our bathroom sink blocked - husband unblocked it. Power points didn't work. Rooms in need...More

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    Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex HotelResponded 18 April 2017

    Dear Ratu_8, Thank you for your feedback. My sincere apologies for the inconvenience caused during your stay. I can assure you that maintenance will address all issues immediately. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind Regards, Masuda

    Reviewed 13 April 2017

    A great studio apartment had everything you needed. very spacious comfortable beds. Large ensuite although my view was into another apartment. Wifi was terrible but they said that they are changing servers so hopefully it will be ok now. Staff very friendly. Buffet breakfast was...More

    1  Thank maureend105
    Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex HotelResponded 18 April 2017

    Dear Maureend105, Thank you for choosing to stay at The Rex Hotel. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us as well as our breakfast offering. My apologies for the poor wifi, but I can assure you that we are attending...More

    Reviewed 2 April 2017

    Good location, as walking distance to sea front, bedding good and rooms good but had to upgrade the room just to have a shower as normal room had only bath. How is one supposed to wash hair in a bath ? Hotel should advise and...More

    Thank amita48
    Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex HotelResponded 4 April 2017

    Dear Amita48, Thank you for your feedback. My sincere apologies for all the inconvenience caused during your stay. I will most certainly address this with housekeeping and maintenance as it is unacceptable and this is not the service we provide to our guests. I however...More

    Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

    Great Location...helpful staff. The 2 bedroom apartment was awesome, modern finishes....a walk from the waterfront where you have a variety of restaurants to choose from. I will definitely be coming back here.

    Thank AbenaAntwi
    Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex HotelResponded 4 April 2017

    Dear AbenaAntwi, Thank you for choosing to stay at The Rex Hotel. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back, in the not too distant future. Kind Regards, Masuda

    Reviewed 30 March 2017

    It wasn't easy to find, apple maps services showed us a different direction. But once we arrived it was very good, super fast check in and very nice rooms. The breakfast was plenty. The hotel is near to the best reastaurants in Knysna walking distance.More

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    Thank Tomas T
    Response from Masuda M, General Manager at The Rex HotelResponded 31 March 2017

    Dear Tomas T, Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. My apologies for the miss guide in directions, I will most certainly look into it. We look forward to welcoming...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
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    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 104 - US$ 323 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #4 Business Hotel in Knysna
    • #11 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
    • #17 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • Knysna
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    thuens101
    3 January 2015|
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    Response from Masuda M | Property representative |
    Dear Mr Theuns, Unfortunately we are fully booked 6-8 Jan'15 - however we do have a two bedroom apartment 8-10 Jan'15. Please do not hesitate to contact us should you wish to make a booking, or should you require any... More
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    "Try a superior room - standard rooms do not have showers"
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