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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 9 February 2012

Lloyd Carter made me feel right at home and his staff were very friendly and helpful. Rose met me when I checked in and was most helpful in getting me settled. Knysna Stays helps you feel relaxed yet you can quite easily continue with business at hand. Thank you.

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time in your busy schedule to write this very complimentary review . We appreciate our corporate guests expertise and knowledgeable opinions and we were so delighted that we met your requirements. Also we look forward to seeing you again next week for your return visit. Kind regards, Lloyd , Trish and all the...

gribbz
Reviewed 6 February 2012

We had a wonderful 3 nights at Knysna Stays. We were warmly greeted by Rose who was friendly attentive and accommodating throughout out our stay. The following morning we met owner Lloyd who was very pleasant. We appreciated his knowledge of the area and believe that we would have had a different experience of Knysna without his suggestions.  The apartment...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time during your exciting world tour to write this wonderful and detailed review of our guest house. We are so pleased to know we have fufiled our level of excellence in accommodating you both here at Knysna Stays . Meanwhile enjoy the rest of your adventure / travels. We were so excited to meet you...

LONDON AND PROVENCE
Reviewed 31 January 2012

Overlooking the lagoon and just a few minutes drive from the centre of town and the waterfront. The owner was always there to give ideas as to where to go and where NOT to go ! Our room was big and bright with lots of windows onto a terrace,the furnishings were clean and modern and the food, plentiful, varied and...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you both for taking the time in your busy schedule as professionals in the hospitality industry to post this delightful review of your stay. We are so happy to know you both enjoyed our guest house and we look forward to welcoming you back soon. Kind regards, Lloyd , Trish and all the staff at Knysna Stays Guest House.

Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 January 2012

In January 2012 my partner and I stayed a in Knysna Stays in Knysna, Cape Town. I was so impressed with our experience I want to share it with others. We have been to South Africa 9 years ago and stayed in many different types of accommodation from back packers of varying standards to hotels, 4 star. We have enjoyed...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Dear Lesley & Richard, Thank you , thank you for this fantastic review and for all the time , effort and energy you put into writing this wonderful review of Knysna Stays Guest House . Also thank you for including your thoughts on the world class local attractions. I was so pleased to read that you and Richard a professional...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 January 2012

The Knysna Stays is a beautiful guest house. We were welcomed by one of Lloyd and Trish's lovely staff. Our room was immaculate- really stylish, light and airy. We had a balcony view which was so nice! Delicious breakfasts were cooked in the open plan kitchen and eaten al fresco. Lloyd was especially helpful- talking time out to chat and...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Dear Esther , Wow what a stunning review. We at Knysna Stays try our up most to have the oppurtunity of one day being one of the top ten guest houses here in this beautiful town Knysna and after reading your review it gives us great confidence and pleasure knowing we may achieve these goals. We hope we may have...

Wiesbaden, Germany
Reviewed 15 January 2012

We had a wonderful stay at this beautiful guest house. Right after our arrival we were warmly welcomed by the friendly staff. Our room was bright, beautiful decorated and had a large bathroom with a bathtub. From our terrace we could see the lagoon. The pool area, where also the breakfast is served, is nicely laid out and you have...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Dear Julia, Thank you so much for this wonderful review ,we are delighted that you and your group enjoyed your stay in Knysna and with us at Knysna Stays.We are pleased you had a great golfing experience at Simola and were able to benefit from our super corporate membership rates. We look forward to welcoming you back next time you...

East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 10 January 2012

Thank you Lloyd, Trish and your fine team for accommodating us at such short notice on 2 Jan while in transit to Cape Town. The hospitality was superb, the suite was top class and the breakfast was excellent. We will definitely return, only it'll be for longer next time. Best wishes to you all and please give Basil a few...

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time and effort to write this excellent review for us. It was such a pleasure to meet you and your family here at Knysna Stays. We were so glad you contacted us direct so that we are able to offer you and your family a wider choice of room selection to suit your...

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 January 2012

Warm welcome friendly check in. Daily attendance visits. Formative suggestions for best local experiences. First Stop on Return.

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Dear Uryglenn and family, We are delighted we will be your first stop when you are back in Knysna. Thank you so much for writing this positive review for us and booking direct so we were able to meet your families exact requirements at a favourable rate. We look forward to welcoming you back to Knysna Stays in the future,...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 January 2012

We had the most phenomenal 2 night stay at Knysna Stays. The room was absolutely incredible - modern and spacious with a walk in closet and a stunning bathroom!! You couldn't ask for more. The staff were exceptionally friendly and helpful!! Nothing was too much for Rose, who greeted us when we arrived and also assisted us during our stay....

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KnysnaStays, Owner at Knysna Stays, responded to this review

Dear Lisa & Russel, We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and that the difficulties with your car battery did not spoil your time here in Knysna. I was glad to find that the local garages went out of their way to assist you quickly as you only had a short amount of time available to explore...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 January 2012

I stayed at this guest night for a couple of nights and really wish I could have stayed longer. I arrived late at night and was met by the owner, Lloyd Carter and his delightful wife Trish. Lloyd is an incredibly caring and warm host who cannot seem to do enough for his guests. It seems to me that his...

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Dear David, Thank you so much for writing this top class review. The energy and detail you have included makes us here at Knysna Stays feel extremely proud and honoured that we can perform to your requirements and were able to make your stay in Knysna so memorable. We can't wait to see you here again in Knysna . Hopefully...

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Knysna Stays has been newly built and furbished to create the perfect place to stay whilst you explore Knysna and it's beautiful surroundings. If you are looking for a holiday destination that provides endless opportunity for the whole family this is the destination to travel to. Knysna Stays can offer you stylish accommodation with excellent facilities, but can also ensure the right direction to suit your preferred requirements. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Knysna Stays

Address: 25 Old Toll Road | Upper Old Place, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $96 - $151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Knysna Stays 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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“View of the lagoon is great.”
 of 5 bubbles Obtuse, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We had room with balcony which was great.”
 of 5 bubbles GeorginaP21, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Some daytime traffic noise when out on balcony but not apparent in bedroom with patio door shut. Quiet at night.”
 of 5 bubbles pollyb869, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Suites are great”
 of 5 bubbles UMANGGOSSAIN, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“Chat to the owner Lloyd he will sort out your needs”
 of 5 bubbles briansmith0123, 12 Apr 2016 | Read review
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