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    The Turbine Boutique Hotel and Spa

    36 Sawtooth Lane | Thesen Islands, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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    17/07/2017 18/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          US$157
          US$225
          US$225
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          Overview
          • Excellent66%
          • Very good25%
          • Average6%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
          Travellers talk about
          “power station” (87 reviews)
          “thesen island” (80 reviews)
          “power plant” (23 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Room Service
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          Bar/Lounge
          Concierge
          Spa
          Wheelchair access
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          5.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

          The turbine is a great hotel. It's a real experience to stay there & really enjoyable. The staff are great, the breakfast spot on, and the rooms / hotel whilst untraditional are well worth a visit. It's a short walk into Knysna but more than...More

          Thank Michael7947
          Reviewed 12 December 2016

          The Turbine is a quirky hotel as many have commented. it is an old power plant, and much of the old equipment has been incorporated into the hotel, resulting in a poor use of space. Our room was very small, although we did have a...More

          Thank rj2002
          Reviewed 12 December 2016

          We had a nice room overlooking the marina , but early in the morning you got all the noise of loud conversation and laughing from the staff preparing breakfast .in general not very friendly staff and no efficiency , not even listening what your needings...More

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          Thank 562juergg
          Response from Chris S, General Manager at The Turbine Boutique Hotel and SpaResponded 12 December 2016

          Dear 562juergg Thank you for giving us your feedback and response. The noise off the staff in this tranquil setting early in the morning is not acceptable. The lack of friendliness of the staff, not efficient and not listening is very disappointing, please accept my...More

          Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

          What a lovely surprise to find this quirky hotel!! It is really unique and well worth a visit even if you are not going to book in. The decor is totally different and heads up to the architect and the interior decorator, all kept to...More

          Thank Joy M
          Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

          Only stopped for one night - were upgraded to a better room Liked the quirky design and breakfast was good. Ordered some tapas dishes in the evening and it was a shambles - 3 dishes took 50 mins and ll were wrong. Thesen Island is...More

          Thank dean079
          Response from Chris S, General Manager at The Turbine Boutique Hotel and SpaResponded 12 December 2016

          Dear dean079 Thank you for taking the time to provide us with feedback on your experience with us. Please accept my apology for the service received in the Gastro Pub where you had to wait 50 minutes and then the order was incorrect? I have...More

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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Room Service
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Babysitting
          • Breakfast Available
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$124 - US$443 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #2 Spa Hotel in Knysna
          • #3 Business Hotel in Knysna
          • #6 Luxury Hotel in Knysna
          • #8 Family Hotel in Knysna
          • #9 Romantic Hotel in Knysna
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 25
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          • Western Cape >
          • Knysna
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          Traveller (259)
          Room & Suite (58)
          Dining (31)
          Pool & Beach (9)
          Hotel & Grounds (169)
          Bathroom (4)
          Family and Play Areas (1)
          Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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          Room Tips
          "Try and get a lagoon facing room"
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          "Book a dinner at IslandCafe andhaddrinks at Gastro Pub"
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          "Sirocco restaurant is a two minute stroll from this hotel and was lovely"
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