We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
19/06/2017 20/06/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Kanonkop Guest House

    6 Cuthbert Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    19/06/2017 20/06/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveller (230)
          Room & Suite (85)
          Dining (18)
          Villa Afrikana Guest Suites
          730 reviews
          #1 of 30 hotels in Knysna
           
          Conrad Pezula
          791 reviews
          #5 of 30 hotels in Knysna
           
          Falcons View Manor
          363 reviews
          #3 of 30 hotels in Knysna
           
          The St. James of Knysna
          423 reviews
          #7 of 30 hotels in Knysna
           
          Overview
          • Excellent93%
          • Very good5%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
          Travellers talk about
          “forest room” (6 reviews)
          “garden route” (43 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Laundry Service
          Private Balcony
          5.0 Star Hotel
          All hotel details
          Villa Afrikana Guest Suites
          730 reviews
          #1 of 30 hotels in Knysna
           
          Conrad Pezula
          791 reviews
          #5 of 30 hotels in Knysna
           
          Falcons View Manor
          363 reviews
          #3 of 30 hotels in Knysna
           
          The St. James of Knysna
          423 reviews
          #7 of 30 hotels in Knysna
           
          {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
          Rooms
          19 Jun20 Jun
          |
          1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
          Standard Room
          Getting you more information on this room
          Free Cancellation
          Best Price
          per night
          Select
          Show available rooms for Kanonkop Guest House
          Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
          We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Knysna hotels with availability
          Standard Room
          Getting you more information on this room
          Free Cancellation
          Best Price
          per night
          Select
          {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_IRG_RATE_VERIFICATION","ROOM_GRID_HSX_BACK_TO_CONTROL","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_POST_BOOK_LOGIN_CTA","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK","IB_NEW_REG_FLOW_POST_BOOK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "f6cb6bef21c24dcd8707811e6b6fc513", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":603843,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":19,"month":6,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":20,"month":6,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"f6cb6bef21c24dcd8707811e6b6fc513","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Kanonkop Guest House","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6ImY2Y2I2YmVmMjFjMjRkY2Q4NzA3ODExZTZiNmZjNTEzIiwiQUlLIjoiNmEwNjZjNTBhOTlhNDY1MmJiOTViNDg4OTIyYTkwN2YifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "19/06/2017", "checkOut": "20/06/2017", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","dust":{},"moduleList":["handler"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"moduleList":[]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/hotels\/sherpa-TA.png\"\/>"}
          Write a Review
          Turn Your Opinions into Points!
          Turn your opinions into JPMiles
          Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
          *You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
          JPMiles / Payback Arrow
          JPMiles / PAYBACK
          50
          Reviews
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language
          Reviewed 4 days ago

          we have visited with 3 families. the house is well located with great views of the lagoon. all the staff are excellent with super service. very good for families as well as couples. felt like a home away from home.

          Review collected in partnership with this hotel
          Helpful?
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Stunning location with the most amazing views of the Knysna lagoon and heads. Knockout lush gardens, pool.The sunbird suite accommodations were perfect, large, private and did I mention the views? And a private balcony. The staff were impeccably present but unobtrusive. Free bar was a...More

          Review collected in partnership with this hotel
          Helpful?
          Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest House

          Dear RhodeIslandLola Wow, thank you so much for the review... and I am pleased you had a pleasant stay with us. I am so glad you got to experience the wonderful views, and all that we offer at Kanonkop House, including the complimentary bar. It...More

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          Great staff, beautiful spacious rooms, scrumptious breakfasts with amazing views over the lagoon! Peaceful and tranquil location too. A really lovely place to spend two nights in Knysna, highly recommended.More

          Review collected in partnership with this hotel
          Helpful?
          Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest House

          Dear Melanielowe Thanks for the wonderful review. Was wonderful meeting you and am glad you enjoyed the views and tranquillity Kanonkop House has to offer. I am glad you will recommend us :) Cant wait to hear from you again soonest. Warm regards, Liesl, Mark...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Kanonkop is a private mansion in a peaceful neighborhood high on a hill overlooking the town of Knysna and its lagoon that has been converted into a handsome guest house with 6 stylish rooms, all different. There are attractive shared spaces with a kitchen and...More

          Helpful?
          Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest House

          Dear BAM 1113 Many thanks for these wonderful words. My apologies for taking so long to respond, but this was so beautifully written that whatever I comment, will pale in comparison :) I think that you have said everything amazing about all that we offer,...More

          Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

          First I have to say what a stunning place to stay. The rooms are beautiful and individual with perfect views of the lagoon from our terrace. This place would be hard to beat and it is definitely better to be up and away from the...More

          Helpful?1  
          Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest House

          Dear MrsN01 Many thanks for the wonderful review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay at our 'beautiful retreat'. The two rooms chosen is a wonderful choice as it works well for families and they both have stunning views (Paradise and Sunbird) I also...More

          Villa Afrikana Guest Suites
          730 reviews
          #1 of 30 hotels in Knysna
           
          Conrad Pezula
          791 reviews
          #5 of 30 hotels in Knysna
           
          Falcons View Manor
          363 reviews
          #3 of 30 hotels in Knysna
           
          The St. James of Knysna
          423 reviews
          #7 of 30 hotels in Knysna
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$ 234 - US$ 641 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #1 Family Hotel in Knysna
          • #2 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
          • #2 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 5
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotwire, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Expedia, Agoda, Priceline, Cancelon, TripOnline SA and HRS so you can book your Kanonkop Guest House reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • South Africa >
          • Western Cape >
          • Knysna
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (230)
          Room & Suite (85)
          Dining (18)
          Pool & Beach (8)
          Hotel & Grounds (112)
          Bathroom (21)
          Family and Play Areas (2)
          Nearby
          Knysna Hollow Country Estate
          534 reviews
          .49 km away
           
          The St. James of Knysna
          423 reviews
          .52 km away
           
          Villa Paradisa Guest House
          283 reviews
          .98 km away
           
          Villa Afrikana Guest Suites
          730 reviews
          .94 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Kilzer's Kitchen
          143 reviews
          .43 km away
          Muse Creative Food Hub
          52 reviews
          .49 km away
          Knysna Hollow
          21 reviews
          .49 km away
          Firefly Eating House
          156 reviews
          .45 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Knysna Lagoon
          497 reviews
          2.51 km away
          Featherbed Nature Reserve
          925 reviews
          1.75 km away
          Jandreart Studio
          34 reviews
          2.62 km away
          Drupkelders Hiking Trail
          38 reviews
          2.66 km away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Ayanda M
          Do you have availability from the 15-17 April 2017 for a family of 8?
          3 February 2017|
          What is your answer?
          Posting guidelines
          Submit
          Ayanda M
          Do you have availability from the 15-17 April 2017 for a family of 8?
          3 February 2017|
          Answer
          Response from Kanonkop88 | Property representative |
          Good Morning Many thanks for your enquiry. I regret we are struggling with your dates. I have a stunning 5 bedroom Villa with incredible views that would be perfect, however it is only available from the 20th onwards. The... More
          0
          Votes
          pbumpers
          We want to book a room with a view? Which type of room do we ask for? Thank you
          26 January 2017|
          Answer Show all 3 answers
          Response from Kanonkop88 | Property representative |
          Dear PBumbers Many thanks for your enquiry. We have 4 stunning suites overlooking the forest canopy, lagoon and all the way out to the famous Heads in the distance. They are Paradise, Sunbird, Forest and the penthouse... More
          0
          Votes
          Room Tips
          "Selwyn is magnificent."
          Read review
          "The rooms in the main house though less private seem to offer the best views."
          Read review
          "All rooms were good but the rooms with a view of Knysna lagoon were extra special"
          Read review
          "The four 'view rooms' are fantastic but even the two 'pool rooms' are spacious and..."
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing