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The Mount Knysna

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Breakfast included
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5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Boutique hotels are a difficult category to review: as hotels, they always fall short; as B&Bs, they are too expensive. In general, they are a matter of style over substance. So it was with some trepidation that we checked into the Mount Knysna. It is...More

Thank Pch2502
Reviewed 4 days ago

Boutique Hotel in top location outside of the village with the best view possible.. Don’t forget to enjoy your dinner in-house. The chef is doing an excellent job. Very good service of the whole staff. My negative verdict on the value is my experience on...More

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Thank Christian N
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The location is good but the western sun beats into the deck making it difficult to enjoy the view in the evening.The service is average and the meal was disappointing. Only one main - the steak - was good the rest below average.in our parties'...More

Thank Francis B
Response from JohnWS7, Guest Relations Manager at The Mount KnysnaResponded 5 days ago

Dear Francis B Many thanks for your review, We charge around R200 for our main courses which is below industry standard for five star establishments. We do this because on the plus side, we are small. When building the establishment I personally thought it was...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Mount Knysna is a small boutique hotel up in the hills of Knysna on the coast overlooking the Heads. What an amazing find. Superbly run by Margaret and her team. The room was modern, spacious, clean, with all mod cons, amazing view of the...More

Thank DonnMax
Reviewed 8 January 2018

We arrived at 11:45pm and yet we were treated with excellent service and friendly staff. The facilities were clean, well maintained and spacious. Great view of Knysna overlooking the ocean and the town. Helpful staff that are clued up.More

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Thank johnmichaelv463
Response from John W, Owner at The Mount KnysnaResponded 9 January 2018

Hi johnmichaelv463 Many thanks for your review. We strive to ensure that our small establishment always looks after guests and continue to adapt to our guests needs. Safe travels and hope to see you again in the near future. I will be sure to let...More

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Amenities
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Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Shuttle Bus Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$327 - US$918 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#15 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$327 - US$918 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#15 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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