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    Knysna Riverside Lodge

    5 Phantom Pass Road, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent42%
    • Very good32%
    • Average3%
    • Poor11%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
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    Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

    We stayed over in Knysna during July. Although about 5 km out of town the lodge has a beautiful location with easy access. The owners are very helpfull & friendly. The rooms basically consists of a bedroom & bathroom. Nothing fancy but very neat. I...More

    Thank BenW511
    Reviewed 7 June 2015

    Our stay was awesome. Friendly staff and amazing facilities. Beautiful views with warm comfy beds. Suitable for summer and winter adventures. Will definitely be visiting again and will recommend to everyone I know.

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    Thank courts155
    Reviewed 1 June 2015

    My husband and I was at The Gieter for a 40th birthday party, what a lovely restaurant, with the best food we had in a very long time. We stayed over at Riverside Lodge, just as nice. The room overlooks the Knysna forest. So peaceful....More

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    Thank Richard N
    Reviewed 1 June 2015

    We were only here for a single night but had a great stay. Remy and his family were very friendly. I see a lot of bad reviews but bear in mind they are giving a very fair price via groupon while they renovate. We booked...More

    Thank mokeweb
    Reviewed 29 May 2015

    Groupon stay. When we arrived, the lady working at check out seemed super nice, and things were off to a great start. We didn't have time to check in as we were in a rush and needed to get to a tour, so we got...More

    1  Thank JEH87
    Response from Owner D, Owner at Knysna Riverside LodgeResponded 30 May 2015

    Dear Jessica, you and your partner are posting this bad review on a quite regular basis now, (the last was from april 16th) about your stay at the lodge on feb the 25th. To close it, i forward bellow the last response i did, and...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 45 - US$ 100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Western Cape >
    • Knysna
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    Bathroom (8)
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    Room Tips
    "Book in advance for their popular dinner-time seating. The Forest Suite Cottage can get some noise from cars..."
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