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Forest Edge Nature-lovers' Retreat

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Farm 118 Edge of Indigenous Forest, Garden Route, Knysna 6576 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Outdoor pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
Meeting Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The rooms were large and very clean and comfortable,and looked into the forest.the location near to Millwood forest,and not far from the town of Knysna.They have a pool and star gassing,braai area.they have a lot of activities in the area,being central Garden Route. What a...More

Thank TonyM3406
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We found Forest Edge to be a most pleasant experience. We loved the very careful attention to detail, the rooms were beautifully cleaned, equipped and decorated. The lodge is very well run and comfortable. We appreciate to focus on privacy and tranquility, we enjoyed the...More

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Thank 862charlie
Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 1 August 2018

Thank you for the kind words Charlie. We’re glad that you guys were able to rest and relax with us in nature. Kind Forest Greetings.

Reviewed 31 July 2018

Loved the setting of this beautiful place. It was so quite and peaceful, which is exactly what we needed! The hosts were so welcoming and friendly and we were taken to pre-heated chalets which was so welcoming, especially in winter! We loved the fireplace and...More

Thank bronwyngodinho
Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 1 August 2018

Wow, thanks for the beautiful review Bronwyn. We are SO happy that you guys had such a good time with us here at Forest Edge & Thank You for the referrals - it is much appreciated. We can’t wait to welcome you guys back.

Reviewed 31 July 2018

We went for the second time this year and will certainly return again. The premises is located far away from any form of city life with luxury meeting a true forest feel in the wonderfully comfortable wooden cottages. You'll find everything you could think of...More

Thank carine217
Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 1 August 2018

Wow, thank you for the kind words & your continued support Carine - we really appreciate it. We can’t wait to welcome you guys back again.

Reviewed 30 July 2018

Loved our stay here during our honeymoon. Their honeymoon packages are awesome! Managers payed attention to small details, which made us feel very special. Cabins are neat and well-equipped. The really thought about everything! It is such a special, romantic destination, would recommend it to...More

Thank Elmien C
Response from Danie J, Owner at Forest Edge Nature-lovers' RetreatResponded 31 July 2018

Thanks for the kind words Elmien and for entrusting us with your honeymoon memories - we are SO happy that you guys had a GREAT time with us and we hope to see you back soon.

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Description
Forest Edge is ideal for Honeymooners, Mountain-bikers, Birdwatchers, trail-walkers and nature-loving families. We specialise in romantic getaways to help you destress and re-connect. Ideally ...More situated to enjoy the trails, forest rock pools and picnic spots or to just chill on your veranda with binocs, a book or sundowners. There are 5 free-standing exceptionally well-equipped, comfortable, self-catering cottages; 2 Standard and 3 Luxury cottages. The luxury cottages include complimentary WiFi and Comprehensive Satellite DSTV and have a Queen instead of a Double bed in the main bedroom. We also offer a traditional Breakfast and Dinner Buffet on our picturesque Lily Pond Deck. Although there is no spa on site, we have several mobile massage and beauty therapists that can attend to your needs right in the privacy of your cottage. Come rejuvenate in the Magic of the Forest! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free Internet
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$68 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
5
Price range
US$68 - US$134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
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Traveller (313)
Room & Suite (86)
Dining (17)
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Family and Play Areas (15)
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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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"Wonderful attention to detail, well serviced and maintained"
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"Mattress a little hard."
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"None - even the plugs are in the right place..... woman will understand this comment."
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"Only a tub indoors- outdoor hot shower fine for the young & brave especially in May! Carry/buy drinking..."
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