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The Phantom Forest Eco-Reserve

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The award winning Phantom Forest lodge and boma restaurant is situated in a private reserve on the Knysna River estuary, a magnificent setting of indigenous forest, fynbos and estuarine wetland. Designed to create only the lightest footprint , Phantom Forest offers superb luxury in complete harmony with nature. Accommodation consists of fourteen evocative "tree suites", perfectly integrated into the forest. Nature lovers can explore the reserve via forest and fynbos trails or canoe trips along the river. The Boma restaurant offers international cuisine served in the classic style while the body boma wellness spa provides a range of natural treatments.
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free Internet
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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Refrigerator in room
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Hi Please can you advise the best way of getting in touch with you as we are still waiting for the return of our deposit from last year and no one is returning our emails or giving us any information. Thanks
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We paid a deposit to stay at the Phantom Forest Eco Resort a few weeks before the Knysna fires. The fires were a terrible tragedy, and sorry to hear that the resort will be out of commission, but it's been three months now and we still haven't had our deposit repaid. This
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My husband treated me to a night away here and it was so lovely. The welcome drink is a nice touch and the rooms are lovely. Windows have fly screens on which is important to me with the mozzies. The bed is very comfortable and the views are fantastic. The staff are all very
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What an amazing place! Stay in a tree house, stroll on the boardwalks through the forest and swim in super pools. We only stayed one night which wasn't enough. We had a lovely dinner in the Boma with great wine and great service. Facilities were excellent and you're completely
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We recently stayed at the Phantom Forest Eco-retreat and had the most incredible experience. From when we arrived the service was excellent, the accommodation was next level and every detail was considered. The moment that we walked in the front door of our tree house left us
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Response from PhantomForest, Guest Relations Manager at The Phantom Forest Eco-Reserve
Responded 10 May 2017
Thank your review on our magical lodge in the forest. We look forward to hosting you once again in the future!
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Moroccan Tree Suite Interior
Urige Anlage. Unterkünfte in die Bäume gebaut. Toller Poolbereich. Unfassbarer Blick aus der Bad
Urige Anlage. Unterkünfte in die Bäume gebaut. Toller Poolbereich. Unfassbarer Blick aus der Bad
Urige Anlage. Unterkünfte in die Bäume gebaut. Toller Poolbereich. Unfassbarer Blick aus der Bad
It is a lovely place for nature lover.. You will be totally "enchanté"....velvet Monkeys.. Lawries ..delicious food...and much more...a dream
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We do have availability please email me for more information email details on Website Kind regards Sandy
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Thank you for enquiry and interest in Phantom Forest, we would love to have you stay with us. We do have availability for the 3 nights in: 5 – out: 8 Aug 2016 in an Upper Tree Camp treesuites. Stay 3 Nights….. Pay for 2 …. Includes: Three nights’ accommodation bed and breakfast Excludes: All drinks and minerals, telephone, personal laundry and gratuity The Upper Tree-camp suites: R 3 740 - 00 plus VAT R 4 263.60 per person sharing, bed and breakfast Total will be R8527.20 Please advise if a booking is to be made?! Please do not hesitate to contact me should you have any questions. Kind regards, Sandy.
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"Our "upper tree house" room was gorgeous: comfortable, tasteful, with private deck and outdoor jacuzzi bathtub. Great for couples."
"We were in the High Camp."
"Check under the bed"
"The Moroccan suites are truly magnificient"
"All of the suites offer perfect seclusion. We stayed in Watsonia which was really the end of the line."
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