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    Waterfront Lodge

    The Point Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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    04/07/2017 05/07/2017
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      2 adults
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          Overview
          • Excellent83%
          • Very good15%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
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          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 30 October 2015 via mobile

          very kind and nice, lovely and best breakfast....for family and singles.....nice view.....good area for walking and enjoying the buityfull ares....very good food.....and nice cats 😉.....we will come back.....nice view....wonderfull beach it is very close to the lodge

          Thank Jhonny B
          Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

          My wife and I spent three nights at this lovely and extremely stylish boutique hotel. Whilst traveling the garden route. The owners Marion and Gavin are the perfect hosts, giving you lots of good advice on things to do and places to visit. In addition...More

          Thank john3782
          Reviewed 12 October 2015

          The best ever, we absolutely loved this lodge. Marianne and her husband are fabulous hosts. The room was superb and spotless. The Waterfront Lodge is in a great location overlooking the Knysna lagoon and offers fantastic value for money. We would highly recommend this property...More

          Thank Brotherbill99
          Reviewed 12 October 2015

          We had a lovely, but short stay at the Waterfront Lodge. I was concerned we'd arrived late, but they were still available to check us in at nearly ten o'clock. The lodge is gorgeous; it's very spacious and wonderfully decorated. Our room was spacious and...More

          Thank primerstar6
          Reviewed 6 October 2015

          We stayed here for three nights, moving rooms after the first night (Internet booking quirk - outside of our control). It is a spacious, comfortable location on Knysna Lagoon, with airy rooms, comfortable beds and lovely views. Hosts Marion and Gavin are eager to please...More

          Thank Foodiehag
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          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Breakfast included
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          • Pool
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          • USD 57 - USD 145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Suites
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
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          • Knysna
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          Room Tips
          "Top floor rooms at back of hotel, centre and honeymoon suites particularly good."
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          "lakeside best"
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          "2nd floor over looking lagoon (probably dearer) though all rooms are good."
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          "Ask for the room with the large central balcony - think it's room 3. Quiet location with pleasant views."
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