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Knysna Herons Guest House

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Knysna Herons guest house is a perfect place to stay at Knysna. Reception friendliness, clean and comfortable room. The guest house is few minutes away from many Knysna attractions and it has a charming quite and tranquility. It's quite and peaceful. There is no noise....More

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Response from 11Heron, Manager at Knysna Herons Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. The grounds with the lush garden are meant to revitalise and I am so happy to hear that you enjoyed the tranquillity at our guesthouse. The birdlife here is indeed unique and the Heron bird is an almost...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here early Jan 2018. We found the place lived up to other positive reviews. It was clean and well equipped. Serviced daily. Pool area perfect for the kids. Only 5 minutes to the Knysna Heads. Friendly and welcoming team. Highly recommend to anyone...More

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Response from 11Heron, Manager at Knysna Herons Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our guesthouse. We value our guests and fully understand how important a memorable stay is. When our guests are happy, than we are happy. Thank you once again. Kind regards. Willa

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our least favorite place to stay of the five places we stayed in South Africa on a recent trip over the holidays. The outside grounds are nice although the pool was unusable for the three days we were there as the manager said it was...More

Thank Megan80
Response from 11Heron, Manager at Knysna Herons Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, I am sorry that our guesthouse did not meet your expectations. Yes, our pool was heavily affected by rains the night before your arrival. That is something that could not have been foreseen and it took longer to repair than I anticipated. The...More

Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

What a lovely place to stay; our double room was large enough for a kingsize bed, an extra fold out bed for a child and still space to relax in comfortably. Breakfasts were well organised and tasty, the manager & staff are very friendly and...More

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Response from 11Heron, Manager at Knysna Herons Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, It was our pleasure to have you here. Yes, our breakfasts are our pride and joy and to have happy guests is our one and only priority. Thank you for taking the time to review Knysna Herons Guest House. Kind regards. Willa

Reviewed 26 November 2017

Spent the night at the Herons Guest House a couple of days ago. Lovely place with all the finest touches.Brilliantly run by the Manager, Villa (sorry about the spelling!) Good breakfast (but if you dont like spicy mushrooms ask them not to do them that...More

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Response from 11Heron, Manager at Knysna Herons Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review our guesthouse. I love what I do and I love Knysna Herons Guest House. It has so much potential and nothing would make me happier then to see it grow. It is great to know...More

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Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
USD 50 - USD 95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 50 - USD 95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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"All the rooms are beautiful"
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"We stayed in the Hoepoo Room. Lovely and spacious."
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"Great value for money, Upstairs lounge to relax , Beds are super an great."
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"The self-catering rooms are spacious and makes you feel more at home."
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