The Rex Hotel

8 Gray Street, Knysna, Western Cape, 6571, South Africa | 4 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Knysna

Last day at Tsitsikamma

A travel blog entry by amydeb


... an extended active stay. The only point of concern is the baboons – I would not want to meet them on a hiking trail.

We opted NOT to bungee jump off of the Bloukrans Bridge, purportedly the highest bungee jump in the world. It’s been a great trip, let’s not push our luck.

Tomorrow we drive to Port Elizabeth, connect in Johannesburg, and head home. Just in time- we’ve run out of adjectives for this trip. ...

Lazy Sunday in Plettenburg Bay

A travel blog entry by amydeb


Today we took the short drive to the last stop on our trip, Plettenburg Bay. Given that it is a Sunday and the views from our guest house are so nice, we are just going to hang out today - walking on the beach, sitting and looking at the bay. Tomorrow is our last day, and we'll be filling it up, so today we rest. ...

Xhosa Culture

A travel blog entry by ashburdett

... were very nice. Leaving the Rasta community, we went to a township pub and had a drink. Then left. Great time. This afternoon, went for a long walk across a railway bridge over the lagoon, then up the hill, then back obviously. Google Knysna lagoon, stunning. Now stood by a fire with burgers ready to braai (BBQ in Afrikaans) having helped fix the place's driveway gate in exchange for a beer. ...


A travel blog entry by 1life


May 15 Knysna 124 KM

May 16 Knysna

Spent two days here enjoying Knysna. We were told that Knysna is considered one of the world's top 100 places to visit. I am not sure if I would agree with that, but it is certainly very beautiful, very comfortable, and very welcoming.

First afternoon spent eating raw oysters and drinking beer on ...

A Relaxing Few Days...

A travel blog entry by amandip


... certain areas by the roadside either waiting for a bus or sticking out their thumbs to hitch a ride (some also hold money indicating that they will pay for the ride). We weren’t sure where they were getting the rides to. We drove east past the town centre and after passing some higher end homes we came to an area where we saw many of the locals walking up and down the N2 and either side of the highway lined with tin and wooden ...

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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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