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    Kanonkop Guest House

    6 Cuthbert Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent93%
    • Very good5%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
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    “forest suite” (7 reviews)
    “guest house” (31 reviews)
    “garden route” (45 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Private Balcony
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 293 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We had an amazing time at Kanonkop Guest House! Service was next to none, staff were incredibly friendly and helpful and the property was beautiful. We arrived earlier than expected and a lovely breakfast was provided. Added touch of having a free open bar provided...More

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    Thank Young_Traveller2505
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Fantastic place to stay at. Beautiful location, fantastic facilities and rooms and exceptional service. The staff really went the extra mile to make our stay something to remember and having a glass of wine overlooking the lake in the sunset is worth experiencing.More

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    1  Thank joakiml2018
    Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 6 days ago

    Dear Joakiml2018 Thank you for the wonderful review. Our location lends itself to 'having that glass of wine overlooking the view'. So glad you got to experience a South African sunset while you were here. Makes all the difference in the evening - was wonderful...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    If you are looking for a different place, offering an outstanding accomodation with everything you might wish, well, Kanonkop is the place to stay. An ex private Villa on top of a hill with wonderful rooms overlooking the Knysna bay till the Heads and we...More

    Thank gvale65
    Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 6 days ago

    Dear gvale65 Many thanks for the wonderful review. This is exactly what we strive for in what we do. That you feel at home and are welcome anytime! The Selwyn Suite is stunning, as are our other suites. But this one has its own charm...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed here for Christmas with our family 14 of us and we had the most amazing time. What a beautiful place to stay, the views are fabulous, the rooms spacious and comfortable and the breakfasts were freshly cooked and delicious. A huge thank you...More

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    Thank lesleybarker609
    Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear lesleybarker609 Thank you so much for the wonderful review. It was wonderful to have the family stay with us over Christmas and I am glad you had such a wonderful time, enjoyed the breakfast and the view. I hope you will come and visit...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Our stay at Kanonkop was wonderful! It's such a beautiful, relaxing place to stay. We were treated like royalty! Sadly, we we're only there one night...but we did have wonderful foot and leg massages from Zandi! We hope to return some day and stay a...More

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

    Dear Peggy O Many thanks for the wonderful words! I am so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and next time stay a bit longer perhaps. Zandi is wonderful with her massages, mani and Pedi's. And the foot massages around the pool are...More

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    Amenities
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$259 - US$626 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #1 Family Hotel in Knysna
    • #2 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
    • #3 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Knysna
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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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    pbumpers
    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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    "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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    "All rooms were good but the rooms with a view of Knysna lagoon were extra special"
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