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Kanonkop Guest House

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

You simply cannot find people more willing to help and make your stay memorable. The house is beautifully located with the most spectacular views across the lagoon. My tip would be to make sure you have a lagoon view room. Everything is kept scrupulously clean....More

Thank Karen S
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I spent two nights in the Selwyn suite and it was so beautiful! The views were stunning and the the wine, soda and other special touches made our vacation extra special. Liesel was superb and very helpful with restaurant suggestions, calling a...More

Thank Amandadog
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Knysna is already a paradisiac place on Earth and it gets better, much better, when you stay at Kanonkop Guest House. Not only is the service superb, attentive and helpful, but they make you feel at home all the time. Their breakfast was the best...More

Thank João Miguel C
Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

Dear Joao Miguel C Thank you for your review. It is wonderful to hear that you had such a good time with us. Our breakfast team is amazing and I will let them know you enjoyed it as much as you did. I am glad...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in the Selwyn suite with stunning views over the Knysna lagoon. Superb standard of accommodation with so many thoughtful extras. Breakfast was excellent and Liesel offers help and information for your days activities and will recommend and book restaurants if required. Rico is...More

Thank happy-travel22
Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear happy-travel22 Many thanks for the wonderful review. We are so pleased that you got to enjoy all our little part of Paradise has to offer. Selwyn does have stunning lagoon views as does our other Penthouse and Lagoon facing suites. We do hope you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our spacious and tasteful suite - with a great view on the lagoon - on the Kanonkop hill of Knysna! The staff was very friendly and helpful (especially Ricco!) and the owner Marc was very welcoming and helped make reservations and in the...More

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Thank lecla2018
Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear lecla2018 Thank you so much for the review. We are so pleased you enjoyed the view and our friendly staff! Rico is an asset to Kanonkop House and is always willing to assist with anything. We hope you will visit us again soon. Warm...More

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Pool
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Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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US$272 - US$680 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Family Hotel in Knysna
#2 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
#2 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$272 - US$680 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#1 Family Hotel in Knysna
#2 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
#2 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Ayanda M
3 February 2017|
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Response from Kanonkop88 | Property representative |
Good Morning Many thanks for your enquiry. I regret we are struggling with your dates. I have a stunning 5 bedroom Villa with incredible views that would be perfect, however it is only available from the 20th onwards. The... More
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25 January 2017|
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Response from Kanonkop88 | Property representative |
Dear PBumbers Many thanks for your enquiry. We have 4 stunning suites overlooking the forest canopy, lagoon and all the way out to the famous Heads in the distance. They are Paradise, Sunbird, Forest and the penthouse... More
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"Just be careful - there is no AC (wasn't a problem at all for us, the weather was lovely)!"
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"Selwyn Suite"
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"Selwyn is magnificent."
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"The rooms in the main house though less private seem to offer the best views."
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