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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Atlantic guesthouse is situated within the hills of Knysna - overlooking the lagoon and so offering an amazing view. But the location is only one thing to mention. The rooms are beautiful and lovely decorated, the living room invites to relax as the pool and whirlpool do on the Terrasse and the breakfast is just awesome. Best of all... More 

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Cologne, Germany
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent house with all amenities, a great British flair and an incredible host, Tess. Beautiful view at the Knysna Lagoon, very quiet neighborhood. We felt like home and will come back for longer when visiting SA next time.

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Thank Barbara2005
Tess B, General Manager at Atlantic Guest House, responded to this review

Hello Barbara What a lovely review you wrote for us.....we are humbled by your kind words, and happy that you had a great time with us and enjoyed our breathtaking view of the lagoon. We strive towards the 'home from home' scenario, and it really makes us proud when our guests feel just that. Well here's to a great British... More 

Palermo, Italy
1 review
Reviewed 31 October 2016

I had a great time at the Atlantic with my family ,two beautiful rooms with sea view,,,excellent service and super breakfast! all you need on holiday.The owner is really hospitable and kind and also she suggested a delicious restaurant for dinner

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Tess B, General Manager at Atlantic Guest House, responded to this review

Hello Danila I hope that you and your lovely family are safely home and the weather is being kind. Here we had some rain and cold days, but for the past few days it has been very warm with some sunshine. Thank you for your lovely review, I appreciate it very much, and I am glad that you all had... More 

Norwich, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Out of all of the accomodation that we stayed in during our recent trip, this was undoubtedly the best. Spacious, comfortable accomodation, delightful host and superb in house staff. The breakfast was delicious, catering for diverse tastes, the pool and hot tub overlooking the lagoon was the icing on the cake! Wholeheartedly recommended!

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Hod Hasharon, Israel
1 review
Reviewed 25 October 2016

The location of Atlantic Guest House is the best is Knysna, The view is perfect. Tess (The owner) is so welcome, helpful, so nice. We used the family room, which was so nice, big and comfortable. Free parking. The breakfast is great. We wish We could stay there for more days.!! We will be back that for sure. Super !!!

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Tess B, General Manager at Atlantic Guest House, responded to this review

Hello Avner What a pleasure it was to have you and your family stay with us, pity it was so short, but maybe next time you will come and visit for longer. Thank you so much for the wonderful review, I really appreciate you taking the time to write it. At the moment we are having rain and it's rather... More 

Bloemfontein, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 16 July 2016

The facility and rooms are beautiful but what makes this guesthouse stand out is its friendly and helpful staff. Brilliant. We felt welcome and the place has a homely feel about it. I would stay there again any day.

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Knysna, South Africa
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Thank you to the owners and staff for ensuring that my stay at Atlantic Guest House equalled the best. I stayed here for four days while covering the fantastic Pick n Pay Oyster Festival. The manager Tess made sure that I could come and go safely and was always at the ready to assist where ever she could. The fast... More 

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Mumbai, India
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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 14 June 2016

Artistically decorated place with the best view of knysna heads. Warm staff, spotlessand clean , showers need some pressure . Location can't get better than this . Secured parking Great job Tess and thanks for the lovely stay and making vegetarian breakfast

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Budapest, Hungary
1 review
Reviewed 24 May 2016

It was amazing!! I wish we could stay longer and enjoy more! The view is spectacular, the stuff is extremely friendly, the service was excellent and the breakfast was fresh and delicious! We spent our honeymoon there and they tried, to give most as possible! If we travel again to South Africa, we definetely go back for more days! Thank... More 

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New Westminster, Canada
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30 reviews
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Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

We had an amazing stay here for a few nights in Knysna. Tess was an amazing host helping with all the local activity and restaurant bookings. There's a reason this place is rated almost perfect on booking.com, and it's that she clearly keeps the ship sailing right. Breakfast was great, and all the staff there do an amazing job. The... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Stylish and elegant, this beautiful guest house offers you a feeling of 'home from home', spectacular views of the Lagoon and the Heads from all the suites. Relax in our three spacious comfortable lounges, and enjoy excellent service and hospitality where only the price is compromised! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Atlantic Guest House

Address: 28 McClelland Circle | Heuwelkruin, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: ₹ 5,864 - ₹ 9,546 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Atlantic Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 4
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“all suites are good. Would recommend the upper level suite for couple travellers”
 of 5 bubbles silverseamindia, 14 Jun 2016 | Read review
“We had a room on the top floor which was great.”
 of 5 bubbles Golffriends, 6 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Honeymoon Room”
 of 5 bubbles 713hg, 29 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Compared to suite Peace (on the opposite side of the pool) suite Joy offers a much better view on the lagoon.”
  • View on the lagoon from suite Joy.
 of 5 bubbles CorTT, 21 Apr 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms are great but the suite we had was fantastic”
 of 5 bubbles yoramb44, 4 Feb 2015 | Read review
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