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9 on Heron Knysna Bed & Breakfast

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Long Island, NY
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for 3 nights and loved it. Our hosts were wonderful, the room was very clean and it has a great location. Our hosts helped with recommendations, reservations and gave tips on our journey though South Africa. Plus our Breakfast was delicious! We highly recommend staying here.

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Reviewed 6 May 2015

9 on Heron is a 3 star B&B that has set the bar for other 3 star and in some cases 4 star B&B's. The rooms although not big are well maintained and clean. The bed was comfortable and the decor quaint. The breakfast served with a view of the lush vegetation was fantastic. What I loved most was the...

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George, South Africa
Reviewed 4 May 2015

I am not of many words but a big thank you to the great hospitality and breakfast surprises. I did enjoy! Agnieszka and Margo your talents as hosts are remarkable and I enjoyed the quietness of your lovely home.

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1Thank Ameshoff
Reviewed 1 May 2015 via mobile

What an awesome B&B. Amazing rooms, staff, location and price. Breakfast is delicious and every day Margot provides a new adventure for day. Thehe rooms have all the comforts of home with ample parking. The location is perfectly situated to town and all the tourist attractions.Thank you ladies for making our 1st anniversary so special

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treeCX, Owner at 9 on Heron Knysna Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Jeff and Co, we are so happy that you enjoyed your time with us. Thanks for being up to a new adventure each day! It's great when our guests have such an open attitude to discovering the gems of the Garden Route ;) Enjoyed meeting you two and we wish you many more happy years together. All the best,...

Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 19 March 2015

I stayed there in December 2014, and felt so welcome like hardly anywhere. The hosts, Agnieszka and Margo, made it a wonderful stay and were really helpful. I had to study for exams and I could use the living room. I got spoilt with coffee and biscuit while I was studying. One night we had a braai in the garden...

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 March 2015

We stayed 2 nights in the 9 on Heron Knysna Bed & Breakfast. The hosts, Agnieszka and Margo, made it a wonderful stay. It was nice to talk to them, they gave really good advice and the breakfast was delicious. From their place you can easily go to the Waterfront and explore other place in and around Knysna.

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treeCX, Owner at 9 on Heron Knysna Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Dear Marnix and Co. It's great to see your review up here, thank you so much for taking the time :) We are glad you found our local tips to be helpful and also that you enjoyed the breakfast time with us. Hope you have many more happy travels. Regards from a beautiful Knysna Margo and Agnieszka

Galgenen
Reviewed 26 February 2015

Firstly, as a Swiss, let me say how understanding Agnieszka and Margo were about advanced payment of bookings. Secondly, how helpful both of them were in general but also regarding dinner reservations at good restaurants and in contacting the tourist office at a critical stage of our S.African tour : Prince Alfred’s pass was indeed passable ! Their Room Guide...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2015 via mobile

Two lovely ladies run this B&B and our room was cosy and practical. The owners are very accommodating and helpful. We enjoyed our breakfast too. They were really helpful with organising our activities. Really appreciated it. Great value for money & our experience was very positive. Deborah & Michael

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treeCX, Owner at 9 on Heron Knysna Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

Hi Deborah & Michael, hope you enjoyed the rest of your slow tour of the Garden Route and took loads of good photo's. Really appreciate you taking the time to do this review for us - as always, we enjoy hearing back from our guests. Wishing you many more happy travels. All the best from sunny Knysna, Regards, Margo and...

Reviewed 24 December 2014 via mobile

This was my favorite stay during our mini garden route tour....a gorgeous little b&b tucked away in what feels like a private rain forest of its own The hosts are awesome and personable and go out of their way to help you plan you stay and where to eat. Breakfast was always delicious and sometimes when I miss south Africa...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 December 2014

Neil and I (and even our elderly aunt on one occasion) have stayed with Margot and Agnieszka on our way to the Cape. We have always been made to feel welcomed and had the feeling that our hosts have cared about making our stay comfortable and pleasant. We especially value the fact that, on returning from their own holidays, they...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
9 on Heron has become a popular choice with budget-conscious travelers. This cozy bed and breakfast is set in a quiet and secure area, surrounded by a lovely garden. The guest house is located 10 minutes drive from the centre of Knysna town and close to many restaurants and natural scenery. The positioning is good if you prefer a peaceful time, but like to be close to local attractions. The closest neighborhood restaurant is within 5 minutes walking distance. Parking is free of charge and located near the rooms. The property has a security gate and owners live on-site. The rooms are comfortably furnished, offering a en-suite private bathroom, outdoor patio, free wi-fi, local TV and a tea tray. Fridge facilities are available. A delicious full breakfast is served in the upstairs dining area and the friendly hosts will gladly offer their help with booking a restaurant etc. Guests are made to feel at home and supplied with a variety of updated local information to help them enjoy their stay Knysna. Nearest Airports: Cape Town - 6 Hrs drive. George - 60 min drive. Port Elizabeth - 3 Hrs drive ... more   less 

Additional Information about 9 on Heron Knysna Bed & Breakfast

Address: 9 Herons Way, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $60 - $81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“They all seem to be good.”
 of 5 bubbles neil1232014, 6 Dec 2014 | Read review
“We were the only guests and had the biggest room.”
 of 5 bubbles KatiundMicha, 17 Nov 2013 | Read review
“All rooms are pleasant”
 of 5 bubbles 337Hans_M, 4 Sep 2013 | Read review
“We had the room on the corner, first floor which was very spacious and comfortable with very easy acces from both parkings. No noise or disturbing issues.”
 of 5 bubbles 111DanielM111, 15 Apr 2013 | Read review
“We had the Jacaranda room...delightful with a garden balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles johnanita40, 3 Feb 2013 | Read review
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