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Forest Edge

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Outdoor dining
Outdoor pool
0B | Terrace/patio
Terrace/patio
2 bedrooms, premium bedding, in-room safe, individually furnished

Overview of Forest Edge

Entire home

Forest Edge

3.0 star property
3-star cottage in Knysna with outdoor pool and restaurant

10,0/10 Exceptional

1 verified Hotels.com guest review

Property highlights

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Kitchen
  • Air conditioning
  • Refrigerator
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Farm 118, Edge Of Knysna Forest, Rheenendal, Knysna, Western Cape, 6576
Main amenities
  • 5 accommodations
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant
  • Outdoor pool
  • Breakfast available
  • Airport shuttle
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Front desk safe
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Conference space
  • Multilingual staff
Feel at home
  • Cribs/infant beds (surcharge)
  • Playground on site
  • 2 bedrooms
  • Kitchen
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower

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About this area

What's nearby

  • In a regional park

Getting around

  • Plettenberg Bay (PBZ) - 63 min drive
  • George (GRJ) - 32.3 miles/52 km
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

Forest Edge

A great choice for a stay in Knysna, Forest Edge features an airport shuttle. Guests indulge in Swedish massages, then grab a bite to eat at the restaurant. An outdoor pool and a terrace are other highlights, and accommodations feature fireplaces and kitchens. Fellow travelers say good things about the family-friendly amenities.

Languages

Afrikaans, English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Property is kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 3 PM - 8 PM
  • Express check-in available
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 6 PM
  • Guests planning to arrive outside of normal check-in hours must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 48 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Property amenities

Pool/Spa

  • Outdoor pool
  • Massages
  • Swedish massages

Internet

  • Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)

Family friendly

  • Cribs (infant beds): ZAR 200.0 per night
  • Playground

Kitchen

  • Refrigerator (full size)
  • Stovetop
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils
  • Electric kettle
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Local cuisine breakfast available for a fee daily 8:30 AM–9:30 AM: ZAR 120 for adults and ZAR 72 for children
  • 1 restaurant

Bedrooms

  • Premium bedding
  • Rollaway/extra beds: ZAR 250.0 per night

Bathrooms

  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Fireplace

Entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • DVD player

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Barbecue grill
  • Garden
  • Picnic area

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities

Work spaces

  • Desk
  • Conference space (689 square feet)

Climate control

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating

Pets

  • No pets or service animals

Suitability/Accessibility

  • No elevators
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)

Services and conveniences

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe
  • Multilingual staff
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Luggage storage
  • Safe at front desk
  • In-room massages
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Free bottled water

Location highlights

  • In a rural location
  • In a regional park

Things to do

  • Ecotours on site
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Golf nearby
  • Surfing/body boarding nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Kayaking nearby

Safety features

  • Fire extinguisher
  • First aid kit

General

  • 5 rooms
  • Individually furnished

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Local cuisine breakfast is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 120 for adults and ZAR 72 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge
  • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge of ZAR 300 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-in between 8 PM and 10 PM can be arranged for an extra charge of ZAR 300
  • Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of ZAR 300 (subject to availability)
  • Housekeeping is available for an additional fee

Children & extra beds

  • Cribs/infant beds are available for ZAR 200.0 per night
  • Rollaway beds are available for ZAR 250.0 per night

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Reservations are required for massage services and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

Policies

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher and a first aid kit on site.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.

Also known as

Forest Edge Nature Lovers' Retreat
Forest Edge Nature Lovers' Retreat Apartment
Forest Edge Nature Lovers' Retreat Apartment Knysna
Forest Edge Nature Lovers' Retreat House Knysna
Forest Edge Nature Lovers' Retreat House
Forest Edge House Knysna
Forest Edge Knysna
Forest Edge Knysna
Forest Edge Cottage
Forest Edge Cottage Knysna

Frequently asked questions

Does Forest Edge offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Forest Edge does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
How much does it cost to stay at Forest Edge?
As of 06 December 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Forest Edge on 07 December 2022 start from R1 440, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Forest Edge?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at Forest Edge?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at Forest Edge?
Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
Is airport shuttle service offered by Forest Edge?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Forest Edge?
You can check in from 3 PM - 8 PM. There's a charge of ZAR 300 for early check-in (subject to availability). Check-out time is 10 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge of ZAR 300 (subject to availability). Express check-in and contactless check-in and check-out are available.
What is there to do at Forest Edge and nearby?
Have fun with activities like cycling, hiking, and kayaking, and practice your swing at the nearby golf course. Additional recreation onsite includes ecotours. Enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool or use the cottage's other amenities, which include a picnic area and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near Forest Edge?
Yes, there's an onsite restaurant. Nearby restaurants include Materolli (9.3 mi).
Does Forest Edge have a kitchen or kitchenette?
Yes, there is a kitchen which also includes a toaster, cookware, and a refrigerator.
Does Forest Edge have any outdoor private spaces?
Yes, this cottage features a patio.
What's the area around Forest Edge like?
Forest Edge is located a short 1-minute walk from Garden Route National Park.

Overall score and ratings

10,0

Exceptional

10,0/10

Cleanliness

8,0/10

Staff & service

10,0/10

Property conditions & facilities

10/10 Exceptional

great for trekkers family and to explore Around
excellent experience and very warm welcoming from owners and management. very nice team and great for kids. we will definitively come back
francisco zacarias, 3-night family trip
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