We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kanonkop Guest House

Is this your business?
Save
Traveller (239)
Room & Suite (107)
Dining (18)
You may also like:
See all
Nearby Hotels
Overview
  • Excellent93%
  • Very good5%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“paradise room”(7 reviews)
“forest suite”(7 reviews)
“guest house”(32 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Bar/Lounge
5 Star Hotel
All hotel details
You may also like:
See all
Nearby Hotels
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (399)
Filter reviews
305 results
Traveller rating
287
14
1
3
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
287
14
1
3
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsparadise roomforest suiteguest housegarden routeplace to stayglass of winesouth africaamazing viewsknysna lagoonother guestsdinner reservationsthe main housethe penthousespent three nightsold friendscape townknysna heads
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 305 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

To have the chance to stay in that guesthouse is for sure a REAL PRIVILEGE!! The setting is simply amazing, the room was stunning but the view from it on the lake is simply a pure joy!! ( though I traveled quite a lot in...More

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

Dear IncaDutch Wow! Thank you for the kind review. I am so pleased you had such an amazing stay. Thanks for the compliment on our professional and helpful service and staff. Glad you enjoyed the recommendations - it helps having a 'local' assist you in...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed for three wonderful nights at Kanonkop in March 2018. When we arrived Lizel and Zandie greeted us warmly and nothing was too much trouble. We stayed in the Penthouse suite and it was an amazing experience. The room was out...More

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

Dear Ann S Many thanks for the review! Such wonderful words and great that you had such an 'amazing experience' in our Penthouse. The views are spectacular, as are our other suites. Thank you so much for the recommendation and we also hope you return...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed in the Selwyn suite which is amazing in terms of both accommodation and panoramic views. Our teenage boys stayed in Mutata behind the pool with more restricted views but still a lovely room. Liesl , Mark and their team were...More

Thank EnglandIan
Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

Dear Englandlan Thank you so much. This review really gives a good indication of what we are about. Zandi, who really give the best massages is a wonderful asset to Kanonkop House. And I agree with you that her bubbly personality is wonderful around the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our second time at this property. The views are stunning from premium rooms which are of a very high standard. Great service and friendly welcome. Drinks all inclusive. You will not be disappointed: Highly recommended.More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank SurreyRobin
Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear SurreyRobin Many thanks for the review. We are very happy to decided to stay a second time. Thank you for the high recommendation too. The inclusive drinks are always enjoyed by our guests. Hope we see you again soon. Warm regards, Liesl, Mark &...More

Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

We stayed two nights in this magnificent family run guesthouse with most spectacular views onto the bay from one of the highest points in Knysna. The place is run by the owners themselves and their small really friendly team. We felt really welcome from the...More

Thank wunderbar1965
Response from Kanonkop88, Manager at Kanonkop Guest HouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear wunderbar1965 Many thanks for the wonderful review. We are pleased you got to meet us and our team - and that our staff looked after you so well. Our breakfast is delicious and glad you enjoyed our smoothies :) We look forward to having...More

View more reviews
Nearby Hotels
See allSee all
About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Room amenities
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$277 - US$683 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Knysna
#2 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
#3 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$277 - US$683 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Knysna
#2 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
#3 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (239)
Room & Suite (107)
Dining (18)
Pool & Beach (8)
Family and Play Areas (2)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Ayanda M
3 February 2017|
Answer
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
0
Votes
pbumpers
25 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
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
0
Votes
Room Tips
"All rooms are amazing!!"
Read review
"Just be careful - there is no AC (wasn't a problem at all for us, the weather was lovely)!"
Read review
"Selwyn Suite"
Read review
"Selwyn is magnificent."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing