The Rex Hotel

8 Gray Street, Knysna, Western Cape, 6571, South Africa | 4 star hotel
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A little bit of nature

A travel blog entry by travelann


Took the ferry across the Knysna Lagoon to the Featherbed Reserve

It's a race

A travel blog entry by travelann

Traveled to Oudtsshoorn to an ostrich farm. Learned all the ins and outs of ostriches ....then the races began. We were invited to mount an ostrich and race around a track. What a hoot!


A travel blog entry by travelann

Early after breakfast left Port Elizabeth for Knysna. First pit stop was beautiful Jeffries Bay. Walked along the sandy beach,took some pictures. Then we were off driving along some of the best scenic vistas, mountains ,flowers, sandy beaches. Stopped for lunch at another beach, Plettenberg Bay. Some of the most beautiful homes in the area.Ate at a …

Garden Route, Plettenberg, Knysna & Tsitsikamma

A travel blog entry by rickandluann


... than a 'walk'. But when we arrived at the isthmus (the half-way point) we realized that it was worth the sweat and aching muscles. It was amazingly beautiful.

Seeking the road less taxing, we then drove to Tsitsikamma National Park, stopping along the way at the "World's Highest Bungee Jump." Jumpers hurl themselves from a huge bridge, 710 feet down, then ...


A travel blog entry by stevehumphreys


... decided by the parents as this would provide the best opportunities for people in the future.

We also visited a small shebeen, once an unlicensed (and illegal) drinking den, now pretty much a normal bar. This is one of the negative sides of life here, alcohol abuse is a major issue with many people spending their weekends drinking away their earnings. Of course, HIV/Aids is also a big problem, I don't recall the percentage right ...

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This 4 star hotel, located on 8 Gray Street, Knysna, is near The Cango Caves, Knysna Elephant Park, Outeniqua Transport Museum, and Le Spa Tranquille.
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    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent