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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful room, Great people, particularly Beauty. Great breakfast. My only regret is that we were just there for one night. They handled our early arrival with grace. Both of the owners were very welcoming. They even washed our car.

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East London, South Africa
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Loved every moment of staying at Villa Afrikana. Attentive staff, stunning views, absolutely spotless. Only complaint is that we had to leave this piece of Paradise at the end of our stay. Highly recommended!

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Israel
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

We had the absolute pleasure of staying at Villa Afrikana for 4 nights at the end of our africa trip. All the staff were extremely helpful and pleasant. No request was too much. The view from the hotel is really beautiful and was nice to enjoy it from the privacy of our room. Loved the turn down service. Every evening...

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Amsterdam
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 2 nights and this was the first accomodation that I booked for the whole trip, it tends to fill up fast. We were absolutely not disappointed. The room had this gorgeous view! The breakfast was great, with very good coffee. My husband went running every morning so I waited for him on the terrace with this...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had 2 nights here during our recent South African Trip. This is a small hotel with an outstanding view over the Knysna lagoon. The welcome is extremely warm and although it does not have a dining room at night the staff were very switched on and booked my wife and I into a lovely restaurant for...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Villa Afrikana early March 2017. The hosts and their most efficient and personable staff seek perfection with their attention to detail and strive to ensure that your stay is as comfortable and memorable as is humanly possible. We have visited on several occasions and can only say that it is the first stopover we arrange in our...

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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The view from here is fantastic! The location is great for Knysna, out of town but really close. The Villa is exceptional, and the staff even more so. They could not have been more helpful or friendly. We can only recommend this whole-heartedly.

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a great welcome at Villa Afrikana after a long drive - refreshing towels and a cooling drink, dinner reservations already done! Beautiful room with a perfect view over Knysna bay. The perfect service of the complete hotel staff througout the day and the breakfast are unbeatable!

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

How do you improve on excellence. This was our second visit and we have already reserved for next year. Not only is the accommodation of the highest quality but also the staff. Bianca and Ross are the perfect hosts, making the stay perfect in every way.

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Inning am Ammersee, Germany
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Villa Afrikana is a guest house with an excellent service, very nice staff which helps you whenever it is possible,confortable rooms and a wonderful view across the Knysna and the Bay. The city center and the watefront of Knysna are easily reachable.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
"Space-Exclusivity & Style" Situated in the heart of the Garden Route; home to Pezula Golf Estate, Simola Golf Estate and Knysna Golf Club. 5* graded Villa Afrikana is perched high above the town of Knysna, on a hill fittingly called "Paradise" overlooking the world acclaimed Knysna Heads and lagoon. THE VILLA With its summery, gleaming white, the geometric architecture of Villa Afrikana is already quite a sight. The stylish interior is just as defined in the same perfect white. A modern, unpretentious interior gives the compact Villa Afrikana a surprisingly open feel to its rooms. Look out for the eye-catching artworks and cleverly placed objects. The attractive style encompasses a total of 6 suites in this 5* Guest House / Bed & Breakfast on the Garden Route. Facilities & Services: • Indoor Guest Lounge with fire place and Library and Reading Room • Outdoor Guest Lounge with main deck overlooking the pool and lagoon. • Salt Water Swimming pool with sun deck (unattended) • On-site secure parking • Laundry Service • Porterage • Complimentary Wireless Connectivity • Complimentary Room Service • Complimentary, satellite TV channels to include international news, sport, movies and documentaries channels in addition to local terrestrial channels • In-suite Light Meals & Beverage selections • Complimentary Room Service Breakfast served in the privacy of your suite • Concierge Desk operated by your Hosts, to assist with private arrangements and provide local knowledge for: Dinner at several very good restaurants, Local Taxis, Transfers & Car Rentals, Attractions We regret to inform that: • Due to uneven terrain, Villa Afrikana is not suitable for physically challenged Guests • Complying with the law, smoking is only permitted in the balconies and outdoor public spaces. THE SUITES The suites are wonderfully roomy and all have a fantastic view over the lagoon of Knysna. Each also features a comfortably furnished and also very spacious luxury bathroom in cutting design with under-floor heating and double washbasin. You'll be sleeping in a comfortable extra length king size double beds, all fitted with quality bedclothes and feather comforters and pillows. All suites of this Guest House / Bed & Breakfast have a high definition LCD 32" TV Set complete with an array of Satellite Channels and DVD player as well as tea and coffee makers. To add, the suites hold further surprises, such as a private balcony/terrace and some even a hydro massage tub for instance. Personalized Bathroom Amenities, Hair Dryers, Bathrobes and Electronic Safes are also provided for each suite for your enjoyment and comfort. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Afrikana Guest Suites

Address: 13 Watsonia Street | Paradise, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: $239 - $358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Villa Afrikana Guest Suites 5*
Number of rooms: 6
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Also Known As:
Villa Afrikana Guest Hotel Knysna
Hotel Afrikana
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#1 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
#1 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
#2 Family Hotel in Knysna
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“All rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles EGP_13, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Go for a top floor to maximise view.”
 of 5 bubbles MC_SC50, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The rooms are light, modern well equipped and provide everything that is needed. For an uninterrupted view over the Knysna Heads we would recommend either of the two top floor suites.Although I'm sure Ross or Bianca would inform anyone booking as to the views from the other suites.”
 of 5 bubbles val_patel, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“the first floor rooms offer beautiful views over Knysna and the bay.”
 of 5 bubbles john0653, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We had the last room available and it did suffer from people passing by on the patios”
 of 5 bubbles Silverhead, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
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