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    Forest Edge Nature-lovers' Retreat

    Farm 118 | Edge of Indigenous Forest, Garden Route, Knysna 6576, South Africa
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    1 - 5 of 486 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    There are any number of reasons why people travel. Some prefer the quiet of nature. Others want to ensure inclusion of outdoor physical adventure. Families might require the proximity of community services to entertain kids. Everyone, young and old, want a visual feast & a...More

    Thank Loges22
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    With unsurpassed attention to detail and the very warmest hospitality, it was very hard to leave this beautiful property - even with the Knysna waterfront so close by! A great surprise was the mountain bike and hiking trails literally next door in the National Park...More

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    Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for the kind words and your support. It was our pleasure to host you guys at Forest Edge. See you soon. Danie & the rest of the team

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    It was a wonderful relaxing time we had at this well taken care of jewel near to Knysna, and we can not wait to visit again. The hosts were warm hearted friendly and very accommodating. The gardens were beautiful and well kept with hundreds of...More

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    Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 2 days ago

    Thank you for the kind words & your support. We're so happy that you had a good time at our magical forest retreat & can't wait to welcome you back. Danie & the Forest Edge Team

    Reviewed 5 days ago

    What a magical place - from the deck (with no flatdogs) to the meditation area and the rooms itself - this is truly a magical place . I can highly recommend this as a stunning getaway for someone to get out of the city's hustle...More

    Thank Chris B
    Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 5 days ago

    Thanks for the kind words Chris, you guys are always welcome here at Forest Edge 😁

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    As a family, including three generations, Forest Edge was a special place for all of us to enjoy. To relax, chat and braai after walking the forests and the mysterious Millwood gold mines of the past as well as Tea at Totties and a trip...More

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    Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for the kind words Heather. It was such a privilege for us to host your family here at Forest Edge and to see how much fun you guys had - wat a lovely bunch. We can't wait to welcome you guys back. All...More

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    • Free Internet
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
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    • US$66 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    Danie J
    15 October 2017|
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    Forest Edge is a Nature Retreat with an abundance of visiting wild - and bird life. Pets are animals with natural instincts to chase & hunt. We have bunnies, donkeys, buck, loeries, ducks, etc on the retreat and we cannot... More
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    "So comfortable and well appointed...suitable for all ages."
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    "There is little difference between the luxury and standard cottages. Both offer excellent accommodation - you..."
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    "FireFly cottage is very private and right at the edge of the forest."
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    "They are ALL very nice!"
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