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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 28 December 2016

pro's: awesome view Cons's: - lady owner is not friendly and we did not receive a good welcome - massive spiders and nesting on top of the tent inside the treehouse (had to remove 7 spiders the one night...) - ant nest inside not cleaned out every day

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Teniqua, Owner at Teniqua Treetops, responded to this review

Hi, I am sorry you did not enjoy your stay, we do on our website warn guests that their can be rain spiders. They come and go, sometimes none, and then when its about to rain they can be there. They are harmless, they live in the forest and occasionally come in. They catch mosquitoes, they are not poisonous and...

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 27 December 2016

We absolutely loved Teniqua Treetops and it turned out to be one of our favourite places to stay from our whole vacation! The amazing research and trouble they have gone through to make every single treehouse eco-friendly and part of the environment, really made us think about how we can actually live in harmony with nature. Such a great concept...

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Teniqua, Owner at Teniqua Treetops, responded to this review

Thank you I am pleased you enjoyed our hideout Regards Robyn

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Teniqua is a unique experience. Residing among the jungle of Sedgefield provided an excellent opportunity to disconnect with the world. That said, excellent mobile coverage meant we could keep up to date with friends and world events. The facilities were good and well kept. Insects, including large rain spiders, live in this area and visit the accomodation. The accomodation has...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 21 December 2016

we spent two nights at this self catering lodge with our unit overlooking natural forest . it was simply amazing. From the deck overlooking the gorge below to the hot tub also so located as to have a superb view we were most impressed . The rustic nature of the accommodation was done with thought and was perfectly equipped .The...

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Teniqua, Owner at Teniqua Treetops, responded to this review

Thanks I am delighted you enjoyed your stay Regards Robyn

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Really beautiful and eco-friendly accommodation in the middle of the most beautiful mountain range. Most definitely recommend this for a romantic get away. The facilities within the accommodation are great, there were nice braai (BBQ) facilities, they also gave us a welcome back with milk, tea, coffee and bug cream (which really worked!). If you stay here you wont regret...

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Teniqua, Owner at Teniqua Treetops, responded to this review

Thank you, I am pleased you enjoyed your stay in our bit of paradise. Regards Robyn

Haarlem
Reviewed 18 December 2016

There’s the turn off at Sedgefield directing you to Teniqua Treetops. A sand road takes you into a forest area. It’s the end of the afternoon and walking to our home for this night we already discover the famous Knysna Lourie, that beautiful green bird. The forest where the tree houses are built in, consists of wonderful old trees, like...

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Teniqua, Owner at Teniqua Treetops, responded to this review

Thanks, I am so pleased you enjoyed your visit with us. Regards Robyn

Reviewed 17 December 2016

A bit late with my review but better late than never, my partner and I stayed at the tree tops a year ago and fortunate enough we had the entire place to ourselves, we stand for 3 nights and if we hadn't made other arrangements we would of stayed a lot longer, we both live in Melbourne Australia but I'm...

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Teniqua, Owner at Teniqua Treetops, responded to this review

What can I say, thank you, I appreciate the review and hope you come back one day. We are different and it does not suit everyone, but you are our 'ideal' guests Regards Robyn

Gansbaai, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 15 December 2016

We stayed two nights and would have happily stayed longer. The tree top accommodation is absolutely private and beautifully silent. Birds and the breeze in the trees is all to be heard. The facilities are perfect for a getaway and we enjoyed a braai on the first evening. A must is the hike to the bottom of the gorge (not...

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Thank you, I am pleased you enjoyed your stay in our bit of paradise. Regards Robyn

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We are so glad we had three nights here to really rest and enjoy every detail of the very creative and thoughtfully designed features of our 'tree house'. Although it looked like one of the oldest, it was comfortable and had a wonderful view into the sunset over the highest peak of the Outeniqua mountains.

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Thank you, I am pleased you enjoyed your stay in our bit of paradise. Regards Robyn

Hermanus
Reviewed 11 December 2016

My wife and I enjoyed a romantic getaway in the treetops. We were blessed with great weather and enjoyed a sundowner to an orange-red sunset that was amazing. Just the sounds of the forest to keep us interested. I was surprised there were no mosquitoes and we slept very comfortably. We took the forest walk and hiked down to the...

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Thank you, we try Regards Robyn

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Teniqua Treetops is a beautiful nature lovers' resort. With 8 gorgeous hand-crafted, self-catering, eco-friendly treehouses hidden in the indigenous forest. Enjoy wonderful forest and river walks, fabulous birds - a truly authentic woodland experience, an ideal romantic honeymoon destination. Kids will also enjoy the pool and playground. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Teniqua Treetops

Address: Foot hills | between Knysna and Sedgefield, Sedgefield, Knysna 6573, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna > Sedgefield
Price Range: R1 121 - R2 384 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Teniqua Treetops 3*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Tree house 5 had great views”
 of 5 bubbles 529andreh, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“This is a very different experience, so be open to nature coming to visit :)”
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 of 5 bubbles NicolineBotha, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms overlooking the forest”
 of 5 bubbles KathAMM, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Best to check out the various cabins as they are very different in location to each other”
 of 5 bubbles Retiredtravellers852, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“This hotel offers wheelchair accessible accommodation”
 of 5 bubbles LeoeAleA, 3 Dec 2016 | Read review
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