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The Turbine Boutique Hotel and Spa

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  • Terrible2%
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Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
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5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

The hotel is in a old turbine building, completely renovated. Signs and items from the history are well integrated into a modern and cozy surrounding. The staff is extremely kind and professional, everybody with a smile. The food is also great and Knysna is really...More

Thank ElisaBolzano
Response from Chris S, General Manager at The Turbine Boutique Hotel and SpaResponded 26 May 2017

Dear Elisa Bolzano Thank you for your kind words and positive feedback on the renovated Turbine Power station to a Boutique Hotel, the kind and professional staff, the great food and the lovely Town of Knysna. We value your patronage. Yours in service, Chris Schutte...More

Reviewed 21 May 2017

Always great stay. Feel welcome every time I return. Excellent location in Knysna. Friendly staff. Good rooms. Great menu. Only improvement I can recommend is bit higher water pressure. Will go back there next time again....More

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Response from Chris S, General Manager at The Turbine Boutique Hotel and SpaResponded 26 May 2017

Dear Guest We appreciate your positive feedback. The team always look forward to positive feedback. Thank you for taking the time to mention the water pressure, our shower heads are energy saving and therefore the pressure is reduced from the main feed. We look forward...More

Reviewed 21 May 2017

Renovations everywhere and 10 waiters having a chat instead of providing a 5 star service. High price low service. When the hotel is in maintenance mode it needs to shut down or provide a heavy discount to keep high paying customers happy that don't get...More

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Response from Chris S, General Manager at The Turbine Boutique Hotel and SpaResponded 26 May 2017

Dear Mr & Mrs Bohm, Thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. We are doing our annual grooming taking one half of the hotel out of order, I do apologise that we did not inform you prior to arrival. The waiters behavior...More

Reviewed 20 May 2017

The hotel is in a great location service could be a little sharper but overall OK. We stayed in room 104 which I read had some poor reviews but as the manager said in his response the building is the building. We hired a bicycle...More

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Response from Chris S, General Manager at The Turbine Boutique Hotel and SpaResponded 26 May 2017

Dear Mr Gill Thank you for sharing your feedback during your stay with us, we can always improve on our journey in excellence. The Bicycle hired has been addressed and I apologise again for this inconvenience on the gears slipping. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 13 May 2017

On the way to your room, halls are filled with history of building. Rooms are spacious, clean and have nice air-conditioning. Definitely money's worth. The décor is both modern with a touch of rustic, very stylish. Excellent service and overall very satisfied with the stay.

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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USD 161 - USD 310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#2 Spa Hotel in Knysna
#3 Business Hotel in Knysna
#6 Family Hotel in Knysna
#6 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
#9 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 161 - USD 310 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in Knysna
#3 Business Hotel in Knysna
#6 Family Hotel in Knysna
#6 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
#9 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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