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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Location offers perfect views (situated on a hill), harbour front and Knysna Heads in easy driving distance. Rooms are spacious and nicely furnished. Food in the restaurant is absolutely perfect, well worth trying. Together with an overall very warm and friendly service, this is a perfect place to stay in Knysna.

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Newcastle
Reviewed 13 December 2016

The view from the veranda is magnificent especially when you sit in one of the easy chairs and watch the sunset with a tall drink in you hand before adjourning to the dinner for one of the chiefs delicious meals.

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St. Niklaus, Switzerland
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Very friendly staff and spectacular view. The food was excellent. It is a short trip to drive downtown by car. Various possibilities to shop or to choose between different restaurants. I will recommend Falcons View Manor to my friends.

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East Anglia, UK
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Wonderful position, wonderful view, wonderful staff. Large beautiful rooms - ours had a massive bathroom too. Excellent breakfasts, with plenty of fresh fruit and good cooked options. Dinners excellent too - 3 choices for each course. High quality cooking and presentation. Beautiful grounds and swimming pool. Highly recommended

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

This hotel is at the top of a steep hill in Knysna which gives it the opportunity for beautiful views across the lagoon. Set in immaculately manicured gardens everything about this place is delightful. The service from Danielle, Sue and Jacky was exemplary and the food at breakfast and dinner was delicious.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Service cannot be paralleled. Rooms spacious and very comfortable. Fine dining and fine decor. House with character and historical value. Views of Knysna from the top amazing. Excellent value for money.

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Duderstadt, Germany
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Okay, it is posh and a little over the top but the staff is super-attentive, the pool and garden just lovely and the view unbeatable! So, yes, I would recommend it - although the percentage of German visitors is a little overwhelming ;)

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Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 25 November 2016

On our garden route trips we stayes for 2 nights in falcons view. We had the most wonderful room with a view over knysna and a big bathtube. When we arrived it was quite cold and in the living room there was a fire and we got our welcome drinkt. Sue and danelle are very helpful and friendly hosts. The...

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Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights and the view is epic! The kitchen is brilliant! Breakfast as well as dinner were of very high standard! We can definitely recommend this hotel/guesthouse as the staff is also very welcoming and helpful! Unfortunately the weather was rainy :( Enjoy!

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We have been visiting this five star Country House since April 2014, making more than two trips each year. Danelle and Sue run the place magnificently and their efforts have now been recognised. Falcons View winning Best jClutry House not only in the Western Cape but across all of South Africa. Nothing is ever too much trouble for these people...

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  • Pool
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Falcons View Manor is a small Boutique Hotel on Thesen Hill in Knysna. Spectacular Views from the Victorian Veranda across the lagoon, beautiful garden and a small restaurants for our guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Falcons View Manor

Address: 2 Thesen Hill | Upper Central, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $117 - $269 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Falcons View Manor 5*
Number of rooms: 9
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#3 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
#4 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
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“Honeymoon Suite”
 of 5 bubbles Wilmot46, 11 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms to the front have splendid views.”
 of 5 bubbles Muir-Dean, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 has a bath that has been completely renovated--includes shower only, no bathtub..”
 of 5 bubbles 43marieg, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms very good”
 of 5 bubbles garywB3282VA, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the front of the main house probably have a better view.”
 of 5 bubbles haddy0, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
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