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    The Turbine Boutique Hotel and Spa

    36 Sawtooth Lane | Thesen Islands, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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    Room & Suite (58)
    Dining (32)
    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good25%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    “power station” (90 reviews)
    “thesen island” (84 reviews)
    “power plant” (22 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Concierge
    Spa
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 491 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Great coffee! New breakfast menu...very tasty chicken liver dish...reasonably priced...good service...light, modern and stunning! Variety of new teas a must to try. On the doorstep of Thesen Islands ...a gem! Love this place.

    Thank suyenneb
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We had a nice stay at Turbine. The staff was mostly very helpful with a few exceptions.The hotel itself is beautiful and super eclectic. The breakfast was also delicious. One note: we went in September and it was clear that during winter Knysna is more...More

    Thank 511lauren
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed in the suite at the second floor. Very big room with large bathroom an an amazing view on the houses in the lagoon. The hotel is located in the Thesen island in the Knysna lagoon and has its own personality, with the remains...More

    Thank Gabriele50
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Wow. This was the first word that came up when we arrived. Our room was very nice with a little terrace. Everything was very clean. Restaurant with tasty food at affordable prices. Breakfast super. The bar very cosy and interesting deal with the wine at...More

    Thank mysteryguest132_11
    Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

    Dry line fish! Soggy" crispy" duck! Sirloin laced with gas cooking fumes! On making his rounds in the restaurant the Chef avoided our tableour, though our displeasure was evident. A pity...an apology would have gone a long way... Our waitron was sent forth to explain...More

    Thank Wendy642
    Response from Chris S, General Manager at The Turbine Boutique Hotel and SpaResponded 21 August 2017

    Dear Wendy Thank you for giving us your feedback on your experience at the Island Cafe restaurant. Your dinner service and experience was not on standard and not handled in a professional and effective manner when dining with us. I do apologise for the inconvenience...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 183 - US$ 320 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Spa Hotel in Knysna
    • #3 Business Hotel in Knysna
    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
    • #8 Family Hotel in Knysna
    • #9 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 25
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    • Location
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    • Western Cape >
    • Knysna
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    Traveller (263)
    Room & Suite (58)
    Dining (32)
    Pool & Beach (9)
    Hotel & Grounds (172)
    Bathroom (4)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    Questions & Answers
    RubinVanNiekerk
    24 August 2017|
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    Response from Chris S | Property representative |
    Hi, yes we have additional blankets, additional heaters as well as hot bead bags for the beds. Not as cold as the weather forecast says.
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    "Get a corner room with views of water (lagoon)"
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    "Try and get a lagoon facing room"
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    "Book a dinner at IslandCafe andhaddrinks at Gastro Pub"
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    "Sirocco restaurant is a two minute stroll from this hotel and was lovely"
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