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“Best stop on garden route”
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Bridgewater Manor
Ranked #5 of 106 Speciality Lodging in Knysna
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 2 March 2014

Out of all the places we stopped this was the best. Friendly, lovely house,great facilities wonderful breakfast. Sorry we did not stop longer. Only downside too far to walk to the waterfront where all the restaurants are.

  • Stayed: February 2014, travelled as a couple
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Thank Murray M
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Reviewed 22 February 2014

The house, the room and the pool area are wonderful. From our balcony we had a fantastic view over the Knysna lagune. Unfortunately at night you can hear the noise from the N2, especially the trucks are very noisy. Apart from the noise we can fully recommend this B&B

  • Stayed: January 2014, travelled as a couple
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Thank TaunusFrankfurt
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Reviewed 8 February 2014

Amazing place to stay, we couldn't have asked for more! Vee the host offers a wonderful experience, is a great source of knowledge and super helpful. Room was immaculate with breathtaking views. We loved ever minute and didn't want to leave. Couldn't recommend highly enough and we would definitely hope to return in the future.

Room Tip: Pay for a lagoon view, it's worth it!
  • Stayed: February 2014, travelled as a couple
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1  Thank Lisa_and_Tom2014
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Reviewed 13 January 2014

Perfect villa, surrounded by trees and flowers in a vey nice area of Knysna, close to everything. Absolutely lovely, with an excellent dining room, big living room. My own room was perfect, big and modern, plus with a very nice bathroom. All very stylish and elegant. The garden below the house is also wonderful, and in the middle of it is a swimming pool, nice and clean, and larger than usual in this kind of places. The view from my room was amazing. The breakfast was served by Vee who is in charge of the whole villa, very nice and friendly person. It was really a great pleasure to stay there. If there is anything negative - the road is rather close and noise can be heard... Highly recommended!

  • Stayed: January 2014, travelled solo
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1  Thank Dimitrije56
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Reviewed 5 January 2014

This is a very nice place to stay and and is within walking distance of the town. The rooms have wonderful views of the lagoon. We had the studio room which was nicely decorated and very clean. We enjoyed our 2 night stay very much and found Vee to be a warm and welcoming hostess.

Stayed: December 2013, travelled as a couple
Thank ClaireFW
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Reviewed 5 December 2013

What a fabulous welcome we got from 'Vee' when we arrived after a long drive from Hermanus. Bridgewater Manor is situated in beautiful grounds overlooking Knysna Bay.
Vee provided fabulous breakfasts and recommended some wonderful restaurants and a Taxi to take us to and from the eatery at night.
Rooms were very comfortable with good amenities.
I would highly recommend this as a peacful place to stay in Knysna

  • Stayed: November 2013, travelled with friends
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Thank Iain G
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Reviewed 18 November 2013

Lovely guest house situated in a good sot in Knysna. The manager Vee is very helpful and will go the extra mile to ensure your stay is enjoyable. Beautiful breakfast and great amenities in the room. Would thoroughly recommend

  • Stayed: November 2013, travelled as a couple
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Thank DavidF F
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Address: 33 Circular Drive, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
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Ranked #5 of 106 Speciality Lodging in Knysna
Price Range: £67 - £117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Bridgewater Manor 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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