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Dubai
Reviewed 12 October 2015

We couldn't believe it when we walked into our room and saw the views out over the Knysna Lagoon from our amazing balcony which stretched the whole width of the house. Everything about the room was just perfect and I wished we had stayed there for longer as we didn't spend much time in the room. The breakfast we were...

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BURBAGE
Reviewed 10 October 2015

This Guest House is situated on Leisure Island, overlooking the water. The roads are very quiet with more people on bikes or walking dogs than motor traffic. All the rooms are individual and very well presented. Breakfast was served on the patio and plentiful. There is a list of restaurants that have been reviewed by guests and a very good...

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Leicestershire
Reviewed 27 September 2015

Last time we stayed at Knysna we stayed in accommodation overlooking the town so fancied something closer to the water. The only way we could have got closer than the Knysna Belle would have been to stay on a boat. The Belle is ideally sited on leisure island so the roads are safe for cycling and walking with very limited...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 25 September 2015

We are a family of 4. The Captains room was out of this world and thank goodness we had this. Our 2 daughters had 2 outside rooms facing the pool which were ok. No hairdryer and bin in the one room. Breakfast wasn't 1st class and sadly not out on the front patio facing the view. We loved the bikes...

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johannesburg
Reviewed 4 September 2015

Our third stay at Knysna Belle and as always a great experience. Gillianne is a wonderful host and all staff are extremely helpful. Accomodation, breakfasts and location 5-Star. Wouldn't hesitate to return.

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 11 August 2015

We only stayed for 1 night, and we wished we could have stayed for more! Enjoyed cycling around the island, this guest house is perfectly situated. Friendly and helpful staff. We enjoyed a delicious breakfast the next morning.

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Cape Town
Reviewed 23 July 2015 via mobile

There is nothing that I can fault about this guest house. A friend and I stayed there for 3 nights. The location is outstanding - virtually on the water with beautiful views. Of course it is winter but I feel that thst's what makes this space special - underfloor heating, temp controlled AC, electric blankets on the beds, gas heater...

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Constantia, South Africa
Reviewed 17 July 2015

We had a lovely stay at the Knysna Belle. The rooms were clean and comfortable, and there was a lovely swimming pool (although we did not use it as it was winter). This is one of the few B&Bs that have an inter-leading Family Room on Leisure Island. The breakfast was delicious and plentiful. We stayed here for the Knysna...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

After a rocky start with our booking the Belle certainly did a great turn around Service is personal, thoughtful and attentive without being intrusive. Our room was gorgeous with ample heating ( fireplace, underfloor, heater and electric blankets) all of which we needed on a very cold winter weekend! The views are amazing and even better than in the pictures....

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Winterthur, Switzerland
Reviewed 23 May 2015

A beautiful place next to the waterfront. Excellent service and comfortable living room. Breakfast on the patio could not be exceeded. For the five adults, each occupying a separate room it was just perfect. The varying room standards helped our group as some of us were used to 4 to 5 star standards.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Knysna Belle Guest House offers a relaxing atmosphere with Bollard beach just a few paces from our front door where guests can relax and enjoy the tranquility of island life ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Knysna Belle

Address: 75 Bayswater Drive | Leisure Isle, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: ₹ 6,539 - ₹ 17,913 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Knysna Belle 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Top floor room, or ground floor front facing room - but other rooms also great”
 of 5 bubbles minuslan, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Avoid rooms around the pool”
 of 5 bubbles vjoynes, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Front rooms have best views.”
 of 5 bubbles DisappointedScotland, 6 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Rear room for the pool/garden, front room for views - take your pick”
 of 5 bubbles MrJim999, 6 Feb 2016 | Read review
“go for the Captain's Quarters”
 of 5 bubbles sandsh0912, 2 Feb 2016 | Read review
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