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Forest Edge Nature-lovers' Retreat

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“outdoor shower”(25 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The highlight of our stay at Forest Edge was dinner on the new under-roof, Lily Pond Deck. It gives new meaning to dining under the stars! The traditional South African oxtail "potjie" we were treated to, was exceptional. Breakfast at the same location was great...More

Thank steenekampj
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just stayed 9 nights in Fieldmouse Cottage. The day we arrived it was 45degrees!!! Very very hot! But the staff had closed all the curtains and put every fan on in the cottage...........great welcome. The cottage was serviced every day and nothing was...More

Thank ann and alan r
Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 4 days ago

Luckily we only get 1 or 2 of those days in a year! It was our absolute pleasure to welcome you to our magical forest retreat. You are welcome back any time Ann & Alan.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in Forest edge for 4 nights, listening to the surrounding forest sounds during the day and a chorus of frogs at night. It was great to be away from the city rush and absorb the quiet and calm atmosphere. We stayed in the...More

Thank Suretha H
Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the great and detailed review Suretha 😁 It was an absolute pleasure to host you guys here at Forest Edge. We can’t wait to welcome you back.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved the well fitted out cottage and the setting is so beautiful! It gave us exactly the tranquillity we needed. Close enough to Knysna and other attractions. The breakfast was great too. Perfect for couples or families with children.

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

Thanks for your support Sonja, we really appreciate it. Hopefully we can welcome you back very soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wonderful location where we could walk and watch the wildlife and listen to the forest from our deck It was a perfect location to visit and experience Knysna Natures Valley and Storms River Great hospitality even recipes for South African food

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Thank Sally L
Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the kind words Sally & for your support. It was great to host you guys here at Forest Edge. Enjoy the pap tert 😁

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Free Parking
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Refrigerator in room
Microwave
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US$80 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$80 - US$146 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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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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"If you really need WiFi, book one of the luxury cottages. Remember to pack your camera and hiking shoes."
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"All the cottages are lovely"
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"Very cosy and comfortable."
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"The Luxury Units has an inside and outside shower plus free Wi-Fi"
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