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Kanonkop Guest House

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Reviewed 25 February 2016

We were on our honeymoon and we couldn't have stayed at a better property than Kanonkop House. We stayed at the forest room and it was amazing. It had the perfect setting for a couple. The staff too were hospitable. The views from our room...More

Thank TheHappyWanderer88
Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 28 February 2016

Dear Vedukins Wow, what a wonderful review. Thank you :) I am very pleased that we made such an impression on your honeymoon and know that you will always have fond memories of us and all the staff at Kanonkop House. I am also pleased...More

Reviewed 21 February 2016

As the title suggests, we stayed in the aptly named Paradise Suite, truly a piece of heaven. A faultless place overall: stunning views, beautiful house, wonderful people, delicious breakfast. Highly recommended as a base to discover the magnificent Knysna area.More

Thank Ferrariste
Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 23 February 2016

Dear Ferrariste Thank you for your wonderful review. Our Paradise suite is named that for a reason and has been voted one of the best rooms in Knysna. Our other rooms also have amazing views, and each one is unique in its own way. We...More

Reviewed 21 February 2016

We had high expectations to our visit to Kanonkop Guest House. Both due to the high score on TripAdvisor and to the relatively high price. Our expectations were fully met and even exceeded. It is difficult to add new things to all the good things...More

Thank HenrikBaek
Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 23 February 2016

Dear IPad1173295 Many thanks for this amazing review! We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. It was a pleasure to book restaurants and help you plan your day. Your room has a beautiful view as do our other lagoon facing suites....More

Reviewed 21 February 2016

We've stayed in some lovely hotels with great interiors but the minute you walk into the lounge at Kanonkop with its wonderful views, you can sense something is very different. This is no corporate 'roll out' - You have entered a home; with all the...More

Thank manchesterpammy2016
Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 23 February 2016

Dear ManchesterPammy It is wonderful to hear from you and am glad you had a wonderful stay here at Kanonkop House. The house is for your enjoyment while you are here, and the decor is a wonderful mix of furniture and am glad you got...More

Reviewed 13 February 2016

We spent three nights at Kanonkop which we found to be delightful with extremely pleasant but unobtrusive service and staff. Perhaps a little out of town but taxis were plentiful and staff were more than willing to organize taxis and restaurants of which there are...More

Thank 517martin
Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 23 February 2016

Dear 517martin Many thanks for the review! We are glad you had a wonderful stay with us. Our Paradise suite has wonderful views, so does our other lagoon facing suites. We use a very reliable taxi service and the restaurants we book is all on...More

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USD 274 - USD 670 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Family Hotel in Knysna
#2 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
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USD 274 - USD 670 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
#2 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
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Ayanda M
3 February 2017|
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Response from Kanonkop88 | Property representative |
Good Morning Many thanks for your enquiry. I regret we are struggling with your dates. I have a stunning 5 bedroom Villa with incredible views that would be perfect, however it is only available from the 20th onwards. The... More
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Dear PBumbers Many thanks for your enquiry. We have 4 stunning suites overlooking the forest canopy, lagoon and all the way out to the famous Heads in the distance. They are Paradise, Sunbird, Forest and the penthouse... More
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