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aha The Rex Hotel

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Overview
8 Gray Street, Knysna 6571 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Kitchenette
4 Star accommodation
Reviews (574)
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All reviews rose cafe luxury studio building site knysna waterfront modern hotel walking distance glass door bedroom apartment building work other hotels walk in shower buffet breakfast very comfortable stay stayed here for nights small kitchen water front location is excellent
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our stay at The Rex Hotel was arranged for us as part of a package that included only 4* or 5* accommodation. We did not think that The Rex Hotel room we were allocated met this star rating. I've looked at the other rooms on...More

Thank Susan H
Response from Masuda M, General Manager at aha The Rex HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed our breakfast offering. My suggestion would be to rather book our luxury rooms as they are more spacious. My apologies for the inconvenience caused by the building works. We...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 3 nights to use as a base location to satellite out from. Hotel staff were friendly and helpful, the room was very spacious, clean and well equipped. Great location near the waterfront with great shops and restaurants nearby. The only disappointments were...More

Thank Andy S
Response from Masuda M, General Manager at aha The Rex HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us. My sincere apologies for the inconvenience caused by the noisy guests. I will most certainly have the chef re-look at the breakfast offering. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind Regards,

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights as part of an organised Tour. By far the worst hotel we have experienced in South Africa. Cramped room with view of a wall, small bathroom with no real privacy, cheap furniture - only seating a plastic chair. Inadequate sound...More

Thank Geoffrey S
Response from Masuda M, General Manager at aha The Rex HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, We value and appreciate all feedback received. My apologies for any inconvenience caused during your stay. I have noted your comments and will most certainly forward it onto the owners for consideration. I do hope that you will reconsider staying with us again....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here 2 nights whilst on a Saga tour. Room was clean and modern and a good size with safe, tv, hospitality tray, comfy bed and decent bathroom. The hotel has a small reception with some seats and a terrace with small pool. Hotel having...More

Thank 941whirly_10
Response from Masuda M, General Manager at aha The Rex HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying with us. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed the comfort of our rooms as well as the location. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind Regards,

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have been extremey impressed with the accommodation here. Our family room/apartment was huge, 2 very comfortable, spacious bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms. The lounge and kitchen area is big, perfect for a chilled night in and a take away pizza from ‘Chatters’ over the road....More

Thank Rachel W
Response from Masuda M, General Manager at aha The Rex HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for choosing to stay at The Rex Hotel. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We look forward to welcoming you back again. Kind Regards,

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About
Description
Knysna is a haven of beaches, forests, lakes and sea, and aha The Rex Hotel is one of this coastal town’s most sophisticated accommodation offerings. A warm welcome and timeless elegance ensure guests enjoy a More special experience during their stay at aha The Rex Hotel, as we promise superior service and exceptional comfort time and again. Located on the world-famous Garden Route, aha The Rex Hotel is a celebration of urban style, making it one of the most exhilarating getaway destinations in its class. Expect an eclectic mix of modern and classic comforts that capture the essence of 4-star luxury. The Rose Cafe restaurant’s menu matches the contemporary setting with cuisine that is beautifully presented and prepared using only the freshest ingredients. aha The Rex Hotel offers travellers a gateway to Knysna’s outstanding restaurants, blossoming forests, nature reserves, arts and crafts, and the shores of the serene lagoon. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Luxury
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Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
81
Price range
US$84 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Business
,
Luxury
,
Romantic
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
81
Price range
US$84 - US$205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
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Room & Suite (149)
Dining (14)
Pool & Beach (6)
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Hilary t
12 October 2018|
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Response from Blanemarsili | Reviewed this property |
Hi, the room I had did not offer a patio but I am not certain about the other room offerings. Would be best to make contact with the Rex team. Regards
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ranjit k
22 January 2018|
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Response from Trevor4000 | Reviewed this property |
Try contacting the hotel direct
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Room Tips
"Don't stay in a Standard Room"
geoffreys548
2 weeks ago
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"Very clean and excellent beds."
527Sjaak
13 Oct 2018
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"Ask for a front room"
ThetravellerKzn
04 Oct 2018
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"standard room only bath with no hand shower"
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14 Aug 2018
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