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Forest Valley Cottages

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have read some of the reviews here complaining about spiders, monkeys, Bigfoot etc. Perhaps it escapes some people that these cottages are slap bang in the middle of an indigenous African forest. I have stayed in hideaways that cost $1000 per night and found spiders and other creatures in those places as well. In fact, we found no spiders...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had the most amazing time. The cottage was absolutely beautiful and the kitchen was equipped with everything you need. The bed is super comfy! TV channels are a bit fuzzy but not too much of an issue. Last but not least... the views are breathtaking!!!

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Velddrif, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The accommodation was really good! Beautiful furnishings. The privacy was also wonderful. Mark was really accommodating! Next time I will bring my kids with - Thank you - will be my go to stay in Knysna.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thank you Mark . We enjoyed our stay at Forest Valley cottages. The rooms was clean and they had everything we needed for our wedding anniversary. It was so nice and quiet . We also had some monkeys visit our cottage. Lol !

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George, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay so much. The cottage is both beautiful and practical. The view is breath taking. We loved the jacuzzi under the stars. It was the perfect getaway. We left there with a new lease on life. J

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Kimberley, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is situated in a beautiful lush area with a great view. The cottage is, however, not that well thought through in my opinion. Some parts seems really old and others quite new. It is surely a challenge to keep these clean and dust free, but it can be done as we also visited another place similar to this. Some...

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Jena
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had stayed here 11 years ago and wanted to bring our friends to this beautiful place as well. Not disappointed, as wonderful as I remembered. Great views. A bit of a drive from Knysna but well worth it.

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Randburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a great surprise we had when arriving at the venue. To have a secluded cottage to ourselves with an exceptional view We had the most wonderful relaxing time at Forrest Valley It is close to Knysna and other interesting places to visit

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Langebaan, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself,my husband and our two children (5 and 2) stayed for 2 nights. WE enjoyed our time thoroughly.The children loved the jacuzzi and spent pretty much the whole stay soaking in it. Views are breathtaking and there is no disturbances, just peace, quiet and the sounds of nature. Perfect for those who need a break from town life and the...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We stayed in the wonderful Lavender Edge cottage for three nights. The cottage has a very comfortable layout with full kitchen, living room, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a large deck that overlooks a beautiful tree filled canyon. You can braai on the deck, by the community pool or easily drive to Knysna for supper out. We would definitely stay...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Honeymoon hide-aways with Jacuzzi/spa baths and tub, with super unspoiled views of the valleys and mountains surrounding Knysna 15 mins away, by car, Webber BBQ, DSTV, daily housekeeping, private and safe, tourism info board, free wi-fi. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Forest Valley Cottages

Address: Rheenendal Road, Rheenendal, Knysna 6576, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna > Rheenendal
Price Range: £72 - £115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Forest Valley Cottages 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Do your shopping beforehand, and bring ice. Once your there you will not want to travel the 10km to the nearest store.”
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