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Amanzi Island Lodge

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Stayed at Amanzi Lodge for 3 days and can only say it was superb. The position facing the entrance of the lagoon lends itself to spectacular views. The staff were courteous and friendly and helpful. The room was 5 star. Leisure Island is the place to stay when visiting Knysna. The B/B Amanzi provides an excellent breakfast but no restaurant...

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James3337337, Owner at Amanzi Island Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Due to popular demand are considering providing a small restaurant for guests wishing to have meals at the lodge in the future. Lets see where this goes. Look coward to having you back at Amanzi. Many thanks

Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

This charming guesthouse is amazing. In fact so amazing that we ended up staying for two days in Knysna! The staff are so friendly and welcoming and despite being a guesthouse, you feel like you're in your own home. The house itself is so beautifully decorated with loads of space. Our room was spacious and full of light with a...

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James3337337, Owner at Amanzi Island Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review. We look forward to having you back in Knysna !

Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 28 March 2017

What can I say other than that the place sits on an island overlooking the Knysna featherbed and that the staff is nothing short of excellent. The guys are so helpful and are so eager to make your stay perfect. Also worth mentioning, you get bikes and kayaks for free, so if you are up for kayaking and swimming right...

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Bloemfontein, South Africa
Reviewed 28 March 2017

We made use of the camping site and facilities. I really enjoyed the camp site, although you have to look for a stand to get shadow for your tent. The fact that you can choose any campsite is awesome. The ablution is beautiful but can be cleaned on a regular basis for example twice a day. The little store also...

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James3337337, Owner at Amanzi Island Lodge, responded to this review

This review is not for Amanzi Island Lodge in Knysna . Posted to wrong location

Rafz, Switzerland
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Very nice location, great room, clean, views with bikes provided to explore the place. We did several similar priced b&b around the garden route and this one is only a 4 for us for the following raison: place need a little refresh, the breakfast was quite away compared to the other places (were it was perfect). The place gave a...

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Ascot UK
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Situated on Leisure Isle, Knysna, The Amanzi Lodge is in the perfect location, overlooking the lagoon, just round from the heads. It was quiet and tranquil. The rooms, communal areas and the gardens are all beautifully kept. The staff are very friendly and helpful. We made use of the free bikes to have a gentle cycle round the island. We...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 18 March 2017

My experience here was very positive. Beautiful views of the lagoon and the heads. The staff are very keen to help and always in evidence. Tea and coffee available all day for free. Ideal for walks and bikes are readily available also for free. A very laid back and relaxing experience.

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Yorkshire
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

A lovely guest house with eager-to-please staff. Rooms and the hotel in general were of a very good standard. Free use of the bicycles and kayaks was a bonus. Great views from the lodge. Breakfasts were nice and the lodge is in a great location.

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Bolton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

We visited Amanzi for the fourth time in Jan 17 and have already booked for next year. It truly is Amazing Amanzi. There aren't enough superlatives to describe the experience. Just go and see for yourselves. From the breakfast on the deck overlooking the lagoon to the shuttle transporting guests to restaurants in the evening. Afternoon complimentary tea is a...

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Wyncote, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 25 February 2017

Knysna has become very overgrown and this,lodge is in a great , scenic and quiet location. It is a simple place but very comfortable. The staff is lovely and very gracious and helpful. Unfortunately we experienced a lot of rain during our stay but we still enjoyed our experience.

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  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
On the shores of the Knysna Lagoon you'll find Amanzi Island Lodge, a tranquil beach house on Leisure Isle, with spectacular views of the Knysna Heads and Featherbed Nature Reserve. Spacious bedrooms open out onto a balcony either overlooking the lagoon or our private garden. Amanzi has a breakfast room opening onto the main terrace. Guests can enjoy an english breakfast while admiring the breathtaking view. Later, relax by the secluded swimming pool or sit on our terrace overlooking the lagoon and indulge in a sundowner. The complimentary bicycles and kayaks available at the guest house can be used for scenic trips around Leisure Isle.Our sunny and spacious rooms are air-conditioned and equipped with satellite TV. The bathrooms have under floor heating and complimentary Charlotte Rhys luxury products. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Amanzi Island Lodge

Address: 31 Cearn Drive | Leisure Isle, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: ₹ 5,504 - ₹ 10,573 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Amanzi Island Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Rooms with a view (Starfish, Dolphin etc.) are worth the extra $$ if the weather is nice.”
HaroldandSusan, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Make use of the bikes, kayaks and other additional extras!”
SeelCD, 8 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 1 (Whale Suite) suits us, with private terrace and stunning views. Not everybody agrees!”
grahamee, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“ask for a room overlooking the lagoon. The views are amazing.”
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aboonm, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Don't accept Room 1 "the whale suite"”
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