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Jembjos Knysna Lodge & Backpackers

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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Pool
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great value destination for a budget traveler.The rooms are clean,nice laid back host and overall good value for money.It is quite centrally located and well placed to amenities.We enjoyed the visit.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed at Jembjos several times and have never had a bad experience Karl and Mandy have years of experience in the travel industry.I have recommended the venue to many of my international and local friends and they all have had the same experience.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived very early and were able to store our luggage and park our car easily. We had one of the private en suite rooms and it was spotlessly clean and very comfortable. Good, basic breakfast included in the price and free tea and coffee...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Jembjo's Knysna Lodge is situated between the central area of Knysna and lagoon area facing Thesen Island. It is also a short distance to the main waterfront area where all the restaurants and bars are situated. The national parks are further away from the centre...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2018

Had a lovely time at Jembjos. I had an ankle injury and was on crutches. The staff were lovely and very accommodating to my needs. They offered good local suggestions for dinner. Don’t miss the Emzini township tour. It’s wonderful too

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Price range
US$28 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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Price range
US$28 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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"Rooms with en-suite outside the main house close to the braai area is the best"
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"Don't stay in the dorms unless you inspect to make sure they've gotten rid of the bed bugs"
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"rooms with a on suite bathroom would be your best option"
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