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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 17 January 2017

This resort has so much to offer for young kids. I was disappointed though with the lack of service. When we arrived, we were given the keys & directed to the chalet, however when we got to the chalet it wasn't ready yet. The cleaner had just arrived to clean it & it was well passed "checking in" time. The...

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Knysna River Club, responded to this review

Dear Cindy Thank you for your review. Thank you, too, for bringing your concerns to our attention. Firstly please accept my sincerest apology for the inconvenience of waiting for your unit to be cleaned. With your check in date on the 02.01.2017, we were a little short staffed as it was the day after new year’s day and 2 of...

Benoni, South Africa
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Excellent position and wondeful chalets. Our stay was comfortable ane enjoyable. Will definately go back. Book two rooms as a family for excellent space. Breakfast at the restaurant was great. Rooms are spacious and clean

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Knysna River Club, responded to this review

Dear Cherryl Thank you for the wonderful review, your review will also be relayed to the restaurant. We hope to welcome you back to Knysna River Club very soon!!!! Kindest Regards Eben Swart

Pretoria
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Advertising a little misleading, due to the property being a narrow strip moving longitudinally up from the lagoon only a couple of the units in the front row or two have a lagoon view, the view for the balance is basically looking into other cabins surrounding you and are very uncomfortably close, a few meters in some instances , if...

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Short 2 night stay. Wooden lodge was nicely laid out. Two large bed rooms and bathrooms connecting to a central kitchen and lounge area. Nice balcony/outdoor area. The site is a little compact and steep in places which may be an issue for some less confident drivers or those with a disability. You can walk into the Quays from the...

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Knysna River Club, responded to this review

Dear Simon C Thank you very much for the lovely review!!! We are happy you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kindest Regards Eben Swart Resort Manager

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

This is an awesome place to stay for work and for a holiday. Very friendly staff and very helpful. Will recommend it to any person or couple. As a holiday or breakaway, it is a awesome place to stay. Things to do around is a lot and a safe place for kids. A walking distance from the Knysna lake and...

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krcKnysna, Manager at Knysna River Club, responded to this review

Dear Mr Neethling Thank you for the great review!!! Your kind review will be distributed to all the staff!!! We hope to welcome you back very soon!!! Kindest Regards Eben Swart Resort Manager Knysna River Club

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Great location on the lagoon. Friendly and professional staff. We were treated like royalty on arrival and were treated with a drink, great after n long ride. Our room is located on the lagoon with breathtaking views. The location allows easy birdwatching. Great birds. The accomodation is superb, spacious, neat and tidy. The manager Eben is very professional and hands...

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Knysna River Club, responded to this review

Dear Bhejanespecialevents Thank you very much for the wonderful review and all the kind words. Your great comments will be communicated to the staff!!! And we do hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kindest Regards Eben Swart Resort Manager

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Knysna River Club is so central to all the attractions Knysna has to offer. Our experience at Knysna River Club has been top class. The chalet's are so comfortable, clean, well stocked and serviced by friendly staff. Our particular chalet has an amazing view and seems to have the most privacy. It is so relaxing that I find it hard...

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Knysna River Club, responded to this review

Dear Sharon Thank you very much for the wonderful review!! It is heart-warming to receive such a lovely review, we are happy you enjoyed your stay and hope to welcome you back very soon to enjoy the chalets, views, nature and privacy. Kindest Regards Eben Swart Manager Knysna River Club

Greyton, South Africa
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

My family and I enjoyed a week at Knysna River Chalets as a result of a gift from a family member. The check-in staff were friendly and efficient. The chalets are clean, comfortable and well-equipped. The wi-fi is free and strong. A major issue is the noise. We had a 1 bedroom 4 sleeper ground floor apartment. The walls are...

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Knysna River Club, responded to this review

Dear Gareth Thank you for the lovely review!!! We are really happy you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to welcome you and your children back soon to enjoy the facilities and our gorgeous area!!! Kindest Regards Eben Swart Resort Manager

Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
Reviewed 8 October 2016

The location of it awesome though my stay was short it had a calming effect on my soul. Enjoyed the flowers and plants around the gardens too nature at its best. Staff were friendly and very accommodating. Thank you for your hospitality. A very tranquil place and so beautiful

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First_Resorts, General Manager at Knysna River Club, responded to this review

Thank you for the wonderful review!! It is always a pleasure to read reviews like yours and relaying this wonderful review to all our staff will be a pleasure!!! We hope to welcome you back very soon!!!! Have a lovely day!! Kind regards Eben Swart Resort Manager

Reviewed 7 July 2016

Great little getaway spot in the heart of Knysna. Well positioned to explore all nearby attractions. Cleaning and reception staff really helpful. Daily cleaning services is a bonus, even over weekends. Unit well furbished with all standard amenities. Property well kept. Peaceful and quiet. Security is visible and enough space for small children to roam around. Wi-Fi was excellent.

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Dear Gehan V Thank you for the lovely review on Knysna River Club! Your positive comments will be relayed to all staff and we hope to welcome you back to Knysna River Club very soon! Kindest Regards Eben Swart Resort Manager Knysna River Club

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Pool
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated on the water's edge of the Knysna Lagoon, Knysna River Club is a private enclave of charming, luxury self-catering log chalets in the heart of South Africa's Garden Route coast. Surrounded by shady trees and well-tended gardens, the resort offers security, privacy and comfort for guests looking to unwind, and is the ideal venue from which to explore the quaint lagoon-side town of Knysna. Whether you want an active holiday or the chance to relax in the tranquil surrounds, we offer you a value for money accommodation, in a convenient location close to all amenities, the warm hospitality of our friendly staff, the comfort of our upgraded chalets and the opportunity to experience an unforgettable holiday. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Knysna River Club

Address: Sun Valley Drive | Costa Sarda, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: £54 - £113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Knysna River Club 4*
Number of rooms: 20
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“Ask for second floor unit closer to lagoon. Better views and less noise.”
gehanv, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
“you can choose to have a room on the lagoon front - or a garden room surrounded by lovely trees yet not in the total shade.”
121jennys, 22 Apr 2016 | Read review
“chalets near the estuary offer lovely views at sunset”
POPSSouthAfrica, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
“One of three facing the river”
547JaneR547, 2 Feb 2016 | Read review
“No 8 House was great really inside the nature”
evangelosk188, 15 Dec 2015 | Read review
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