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Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge

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Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge is situated on top of the Welbedacht Cliff Tops 3km from Knysna Town, the Lodge overlooks the Knysna Lagoon and the Outeniqua mountains. The theme of the Lodge is one based on natural beauty with stone and wood architecture combining to give that comfortable earth feel. This Knysna Accommodation has four suites with magical views of the Knysna lagoon from every corner of the room. The fifth and sixth suite while still enjoying lagoon views are embedded in indigenous “fynbos” surroundings attracting numerous bird species and giving that “hidden away” feeling. Enjoy a relaxing spa-bath while gazing into infinity. All the suites have double showers with views and are private.The lodge is a family run business that prides itself on personal service and ensuring an unforgettable experience for all.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Hot Tub
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
River View
Romantic
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Getting there
Plettenberg Airport30 km
George Airport55 km
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All reviews jacuzzi bath honeymoon package overlooking the lagoon stunning views infinity pool hidden away rooms are amazing romantic getaway garden route attention to detail little things delicious breakfast minute drive two night stay small pool great room a wonderful stay
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My daughter Candice, & I had a most splendid stay; beautiful surroundings; stunning views; fully equiped rooms & bar ;& most helpful staff! Booking very effecient & friendly!A'MUST'when in the Knysna area

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Date of stay: November 2018
Thank aaqtansisi
Reviewed 31 October 2018

Wow wow WOW (a word that was used a lot thoughtout our South Africa trip). We were delighted to be staying here for two nights, and wished it had been longer. A delightful welcome when we arrived, friendly and extremely helpful. We were taken to...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Mich C
Response from Elephanthide, Owner at Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest LodgeResponded 1 November 2018

Hi Mich We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay so much and hope you had an amazing trip to South Africa. We hope to welcome you back to Elephant Hide soon. Happy Travels The Elephant Hide Team

Reviewed 8 October 2018

Great place! Very good location, clean, soacious and beautiful rooms, friendly staff . Great view . Delicious breakfast... We loved our short stay. The owner was really helpfum giving us lots of tips on what to do around the area.

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Date of stay: October 2018
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

Brilliant Staff from reception to departure were warm, friendly and helpful. The whole place has an extremely relaxing atmosphere and the breakfasts we had on both mornings were very good...we also enjoyed the most incredible views from our very comfortable,spacious and well equipped room. thanks...More

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Date of stay: September 2018
Thank h0ll0wdene
Reviewed 25 August 2018 via mobile

Very secluded place. Requires a confident driver to drive through to the accommodation as it’s very quiet and may be unsettling for some. But once you make it there, the place was extremely beautiful with a great view. Friendly staff and good breakfast. Only qualm...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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samgalgirl
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We serve breakfast and do have a cheese platter option for lunch or dinner.
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"a highway run right beneath the hill where the lodges are, you can hear every car. Poor standard and dirty"
lisaidzikowska
28 May 2018
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"The cabins are located right over a busy highway."
susannex2018
28 May 2018
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"All rooms are unique"
MrBsolarman
03 May 2018
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"I think all the lodges had a great view. We liked ours (No 7) because it was also very close to the..."
WeasB
26 Sep 2017
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PRICE RANGE
US$158 - US$271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
elephant hide of knysna guest hotel knysna
LOCATION
South AfricaWestern CapeKnysna
NUMBER OF ROOMS
7
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