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    Jembjos Knysna Lodge & Backpackers

    4 Queen Street | Lower Central, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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    27/08/2017 28/08/2017
    US$11
    Traveller (35)
    Room & Suite (13)
    Dining (4)
    Overview
    • Excellent63%
    • Very good26%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Wheelchair access
    Pool
    Restaurant
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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      US$11
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    Wayside Inn
    87 reviews
    #23 of 30 hotels in Knysna
     
    The Plettenberg Hotel
    552 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
    The Russel Hotel
    240 reviews
    #15 of 30 hotels in Knysna
     
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna Quays
    832 reviews
    #9 of 30 hotels in Knysna
     
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    1 - 5 of 168 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    the reception was very unkind and very abrupt. She didnt welcome me well, i didnt like her energy. A tinge of racism. She packed the breakfast table before we could even get up from the table. She was very rude. I didnt like her approach...More

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    Thank Siki M
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    You get what you pay for, cleanliness is extra! We visited friends in Knysna during our holiday as we currently stay in NZ. We chose this property as we wanted convenient location and simple accommodation with no frills. We were disappointed with the level of...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Lovely hostel in a great location in Knysna. Staff were really friendly on arrival, making you feel very welcome and at ease. Once checked in we were given a quick run down on the location and showed a map of the surrounding area and a...More

    Thank Saffron W
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    This lodge has so many nice group areas. There is a TV watching area, kitchen, and even grill out back. If you stay here, ask for a room away from the reception area. The walls are pretty thin and it can get a bit noisy.

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    Thank cassperuski
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Great location in terms of being close to the waterfront as well as Knysna town centre/supermarkets/shops. The staff were also super helpful with activity suggestions and spent time with us showing us around and then explaining the map of the area and how to get...More

    Thank Hollie D
    Wayside Inn
    87 reviews
    #23 of 30 hotels in Knysna
     
    The Plettenberg Hotel
    552 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
    The Russel Hotel
    240 reviews
    #15 of 30 hotels in Knysna
     
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna Quays
    832 reviews
    #9 of 30 hotels in Knysna
     
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$10 - US$40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Knysna
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    Traveller (35)
    Room & Suite (13)
    Dining (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (41)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Nearby
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    18.79 miles away
     
    Wayside Inn
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    Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna Quays
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    .34 miles away
     
    The Russel Hotel
    240 reviews
    .35 miles away
     
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