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    The Phantom Forest Eco-Reserve

    27 Phantom River Street, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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          Overview
          • Excellent73%
          • Very good14%
          • Average6%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible3%
          Travellers talk about
          “course dinner” (38 reviews)
          “tree suite” (15 reviews)
          “our honeymoon” (34 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
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          11 - 15 of 350 reviews

          Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

          We stayed here for one night, in one of the upper tree houses. The room was one of the most unique places I have ever stayed. We had an outdoor jacuzzi bath on the deck outside the room and it was an unbelievable experience!! The...More

          Thank kittyoflondon
          Response from PhantomForest, Guest Relations Manager at The Phantom Forest Eco-Reserve

          Thank you for your review on Phantom Forest. We are thrilled that you had an enchanting time in our magical forest, from doing the "loop" to the outdoor spa-bath experience. Hopefully we can get to host you once again in the future with some adventurous...More

          Reviewed 12 March 2017

          Few words can describe what it feels like to sit in a bath right in the middle of nature. Total bliss comes to mind... The location, lay-out and overall experience is something that must be experienced for at least one night. Bucket list item. The...More

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          Thank Marius v
          Response from PhantomForest, Guest Relations Manager at The Phantom Forest Eco-Reserve

          Thank YOU for allowing Phantom Forest to share her secrets with you! We appreciate your comments and feedback and look forward to hosting you again in the future!

          Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

          This was the first stop on our honeymoon and the best! From our very private Shongolola tree house to the most exquisite 7 course 5* meals, relaxing massages, their 'bubble barrel' and being surrounded by the most beautiful breakfast setting - multicolor loeries flitting through...More

          Thank Joanne K
          Response from PhantomForest, Guest Relations Manager at The Phantom Forest Eco-Reserve

          Thank you for your review of Phantom Forest! We are thrilled that you had a good time in our beautiful lodge and that the mossies didn't carry you away. Congratulations once again on your commitment together and we look forward to hosting you again in...More

          Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

          While this was lovely accommodation it didn't quite fully meet our expectations for a variety of reasons. While I loved our lodge, my husband thought it was a little contrived. While he loved the food, I found it sickening with a bad combination of flavours...More

          Thank MKEG2014
          Response from PhantomForest, Guest Relations Manager at The Phantom Forest Eco-Reserve

          Thank you for your review of Phantom Forest! We do take comments seriously and appreciate your feedback. Hopefully we get to host you again in the future with something more palatable but no less exciting from our Boma restaurant!

          Reviewed 27 February 2017

          The photos do not do this place justice. It is simply stunning. The lodges are beautifully fitted out and spacious, very clean. The common areas are very well designed and laid out. The restaurant is wonderful. We ate there 3 times and each time it...More

          Thank MarkandGillian
          Response from PhantomForest, Guest Relations Manager at The Phantom Forest Eco-Reserve

          Thank you for your review of Phantom Forest. We do take comments seriously and appreciate your feedback. We are thrilled that you had a good Boma restaurant experience , one of the reasons why we pride ourselves! We look forward to hosting you again in...More

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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Free Internet
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Room amenities
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Spa
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 258 - USD 415 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #3 Spa Hotel in Knysna
          • #7 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
          • #9 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 14
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          • Western Cape >
          • Knysna
          • Also Known As
          • The Phantom Forest Eco-Reserve Hotel Knysna ,
          • Phantom Forest Eco Reserve Knysna
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          Robert C
          Hi folks, We are coming to stay with you between the 27th February/1st March on our honeymoon. We would be very happy for some suggestions for things to do that we could research prior to our arrival. Looking forward to seeing you soon. Kindest regards, Muir Clark
          19 January 2017|
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          Response from Catherine T | Reviewed this property |
          It is a lovely place for nature lover.. You will be totally "enchanté"....velvet Monkeys.. Lawries ..delicious food...and much more...a dream
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          Singy56
          Hi My husband & I are staying with you in November along with his sister & partner as we are celebrating our 25th Wedding anniversary. Just wondering re the massage do we have to book prior to arrival? So excited and looking forward to seeing you. Stella & Ian Singleton
          27 September 2016|
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          Response from SandySteyn |
          Hi Ian If you could please email me it is preferable to prebook treatments prior to arrival.
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          Biffo619
          Hi can you please contact me about any availability for 1-2 nights, one room this December.
          14 September 2016|
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          Response from SandySteyn |
          We do have availability please email me for more information email details on Website Kind regards Sandy
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