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Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Beautiful setting, views breath-taking. Rooms have all the luxuries we could have dreamed of, including underfloor heating in the bathroom :-) and delicious crunchies with our coffee. Friendly, helpful staff always welcoming. Loved our stay! Thanks, we will definitely be back again for a third time.

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Reviewed 12 August 2015

We had a two night stay in the lagoon view room. Amazing view, great rooms. Very quiet and peaceful place. Service was great and good value for money overall. If you are looking for break from busy life, I can recommend Elephant Hide.

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Bloemfontein, Free State, South Africa
Reviewed 8 August 2015

Elephant Hide Lodge is a fabulous spot among the gorgeous trees, it is peaceful, quiet and I had a great view of the lagoon. Room was stunning and the staff were kind and helpful. I fully recommend!!!

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 3 August 2015

The service from the host was excellent and the room had an awesome view.We also loved the homemade crunchies that came with the tea tray. A fireplace would have made it a 5 star for us.Another nice to have would have been a load-shedding schedule and where to go for dinner if there is load-shedding.

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Klerksdorp, South Africa
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Ohh where do i start. the lodge is amazingly beautiful. the view from the room is perfect for a romantic stay. thou it weather was cold in knysna, the staff made sure that we come back to a boiling hot geyser and electric blanket. i will definately come back.

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Thank 362pinkym
Reviewed 24 July 2015

Lovely views from bedroom, bathroom and shower. Loved the Jacuzzi bath. Lovely little deck for sunny weather. Very comfortable. Really enjoyed our stay. Well positioned for privacy. Staff very friendly.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 21 July 2015

Loved the place, the service, the ambience.... it had everything you need, including your own private deck. Special attention had been given to trying to give each cabin total privacy. We looked down on the lagoon and the light was just amazing. During loadshedding we lit the candles and spent our time in the lovely big bath-tub. The staff were...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 20 July 2015

I have stayed in quite a few guest lodges in Knysna, but Elephant Hide is has got be the best I have stayed in the service was excellent as well as the suite was neat and view from the balcony was amaizing

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 14 July 2015

Thank you for a beautiful experience in your Lodge. The staff was very friendly and welcoming. I recommended it to my family and friends and would definitely return in the future with my family and friends.

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Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

Me and my husband had the most romantic honeymoon at elephant hide knysna. The people there were so friendly and helpful and organised The cottages has the most amazing views. A special thanks to Rayn and crew for making our trip ekstra special. I love the safari feel to it

Thank Krystle J

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge is situated on top of the Welbedacht Cliff Tops 3km from Knysna Town, the Lodge overlooks the Knysna Lagoon and the Outeniqua mountains. The theme of the Lodge is one based on natural beauty with stone and wood architecture combining to give that comfortable earth feel. This Knysna Accommodation has four suites with magical views of the Knysna lagoon from every corner of the room. The fifth and sixth suite while still enjoying lagoon views are embedded in indigenous “fynbos” surroundings attracting numerous bird species and giving that “hidden away” feeling. Enjoy a relaxing spa-bath while gazing into infinity. All the suites have double showers with views and are private.The lodge is a family run business that prides itself on personal service and ensuring an unforgettable experience for all. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge

Address: Cherry Lane | Welbedacht, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: ₹ 8,396 - ₹ 12,207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“I think the rooms are all stunning but we always stay in the family suite”
MarranFamily, 27 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a lagoon facing room if available”
  • coffee and tea station, minibar and snacks
nicky080686, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Front end rooms, are the best for viewing the lake /lagoon.”
  • Television with selective satellite options
  • Spa Bath (big enough for 2 ;-D ) with a view.
  • Double Basins and spacious vanity
  • Large Double Shower with a view
  • Spacious room with beautiful view over the lake / lagoon.
  • Well Stocked Bar Fridge & Snack Basket
  • View from private deck.
  • Beautiful Spacious Room and comfortable couch
L3845DQtaniab, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the one with the large bathtub in the private alcove.”
DaveBK, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“The Lagoon suite had terrible Wifi connectivity.”
Ape_Bird, 15 May 2016 | Read review
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