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    Hide Away Guest House

    2 Keerom Street | PO Box 2600, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 351 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    A huge thank you to both Cecil and Coleen who really made the difference to our stay in Knysna. Cecil cooks a great breakfast which you enjoy on the patio with views over the lagoon while Coleen is the perfect hostess with lots of tips...More

    Thank Livetotravel1977
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We enjoyed our all too brief stay at Hide Away - indeed we were chided by the hosts for not staying longer to enjoy Knysna! We instantly felt at home and part of the family and enjoyed the restaurants and scenery recommended to us. Breakfast...More

    Thank ashleyfryer
    Response from KnysnaHideaway, Owner at Hide Away Guest HouseResponded 1 week ago

    Hello Jack & Ashley Thank you for taking the time to do the short review on your stay with us. It was indeed a pleasure meeting you and we hope that you enjoyed the rest of your stay in South Africa. We hope to see...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The Hide away is an apt name for this ,very nice guest house just outside Knysna centre ,although close enough to the harbour and has great scenic views from the rooms,situated above the pool area . the hosts are a wonderful couple who have great...More

    Thank mickknap
    Response from KnysnaHideaway, Owner at Hide Away Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

    Hello Michael So you have finally returned home after your lengthy stay in South Africa. We hope that you enjoyed the rest of the sights and sounds of our beautiful country and were able to spend quality time with your friend in KZN. Thank you...More

    Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

    A lovely guesthouse within walking distance to the center of Knysna. We had a very nice room and a terrace with a lovely view of the lagoon and Knysna heads. Colleen and Cecil took great care of us - served splendid breakfasts and gave us...More

    Thank Birgitta S
    Reviewed 24 September 2017

    A fabulous B&B just on the outskirts of Knysna. What an wonderful place. Not only were we made welcome with a couple of glasses of wine, but our hosts booked a restaurant and a taxi for us within minutes of arrival. The rooms are beautifully...More

    Thank Greg M
    Response from KnysnaHideaway, Owner at Hide Away Guest HouseResponded 4 October 2017

    Hello Greg & Musha Thank you so much for taking the time to do the review on your albeit short stay with us last month. It was indeed a pleasure meeting you both! How many more beds have you slept in since Knysna? Its a...More

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    • Pool
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$72 - US$142 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Knysna
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    "the rooms situated above the pool ,with a sit out veranda"
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    "Close to the town center, walking distance to the Waterfront."
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    "Second floor are the one with the best view."
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    "Upstairs if you want a view"
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