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Overmeer Guest House
3 stars

Overmeer Guest House

34 - 36 Meyer Street, 6570 Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa
Knysna, South Africa
See location+27 443 823 848
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£28
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rate per night

8.8
Great
based on 308 reviews
308 reviews

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About Overmeer Guest House

  • Guesthouse Room / Entire Guesthouse
    The comforts of home away from home
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free
While you're here, you can enjoy all the comforts of home and more, including free WiFi and air conditioning, as well as dry cleaning/laundry services and towels. Other amenities include tour/ticket assistance and access to a safety deposit box.

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Amenities at Overmeer Guest House

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Free parking
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Internet
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Conditioner

Pool

  • Rooftop pool
  • Pool bar
  • Heated pool
  • Infinity pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Plunge pool
  • Pool towels
  • Pool with a view

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Private entrance

Dining

  • Electric kettle
  • Minibar
  • Microwave
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle

General

  • Family rooms
  • Lake view
  • Carpeted
  • Pool view

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Tour desk
  • Bottle of water

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor furniture

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service

Family friendly

  • Swimming pool toys
  • Pool cover

Bedroom

  • Wardrobe or closet

Workspace

  • Desk

Things to do

  • Golf

Health and safety

  • Safe

Reviews of Overmeer Guest House

8.8
Very Good308 verified reviews
5.8Couples
1.4Friends
2.2Families
3.2Solo
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What are the highlights of the Overmeer Guest House?

The Overmeer Guest House offers clean and affordable rooms with fantastic views, a great breakfast, and a sizable swimming pool. The staff is super friendly and helpful, and the rooms are spacious and well-equipped.

What can I expect from the beds at Overmeer Guest House?

The beds at Overmeer Guest House are very clean, comfortable, and spacious, offering a sophisticated flow to the room. The rooms also have a sophisticated flow and a luxurious feel.

Is parking readily available at Overmeer Guest House?

While parking was mentioned as a slight problem in a few reviews, the guest house offers free and private parking. The parking is safe, and the property provides laundry facilities and a tour desk for added convenience.

What is the food quality like at Overmeer Guest House?

The guest house provides a well-prepared full English breakfast and has a pool area that is enclosed and free of the windy elements on the coastline. The rooms are big and spacious, and the staff are very friendly and helpful.

How is the cleanliness and customer service at Overmeer Guest House?

The guest house is well run with friendly, welcoming staff, and the rooms are tastefully decorated and well-maintained. The staff is very friendly and helpful, and the accommodation is of high standard.

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Book a Room with a View

Several guests mentioned that the views from the rooms were spectacular. Opting for a room with a balcony facing the lagoon comes highly recommended.

Consider Low Season Travel

If you prefer fewer crowds, consider visiting in July, which is the low season. This could provide a more peaceful and relaxed experience.

Nearby Attractions

The hotel is conveniently located near various attractions, including the Knysna Elephant Park, Featherbed Boat Cruises, and the Knysna Quays. Plan your itinerary to explore these nearby places.

Check for Spa Bath Noise

Some guests reported noise from the spa bath in rooms above, especially late at night. If this is a concern, consider inquiring about room locations away from potential noise disturbances.

Parking Consideration

A few guests mentioned that parking was a slight problem. If you're traveling by car, it may be helpful to inquire about the parking situation and any potential alternatives.

Breakfast Inclusion

Some guests were disappointed about not receiving breakfast as expected. If breakfast is important to you, ensure that it is included in your booking or clarify the breakfast arrangements in advance.

Family-Friendly Amenities

The hotel provides swimming pool toys and a pool cover, making it a suitable option for families with children. Consider this if you're traveling with kids.

Business Stay Consideration

If you're on a business trip, the hotel has been noted to have everything needed for a business stay over, providing a convenient and comfortable experience.

Consider Load Shedding

The hotel has inverters for load shedding, ensuring that essential amenities like WiFi, TV, and lights remain functional during power outages.

Room Selection for Honeymooners

If you're on a honeymoon, consider requesting a room with a stunning view of the Knysna lagoon and a balcony for a romantic experience.

Location

34 - 36 Meyer Street, 6570 Knysna, Western Cape

What's nearby

  • Knysna Elephant Park0.3 mi
  • Featherbed Boat Cruises0.8 mi
  • Knysna Quays1.1 mi
  • Simola Golf and Country Estate2 mi
  • Featherbed Nature Reserve2.1 mi
  • Knysna-Amatole Montane Forests2.2 mi
  • Hunter's Home3.4 mi
  • Knysna Golf Club3.4 mi
  • Knysna Heads3.6 mi
  • Pezula Championship Golf Course4.4 mi
  • Fisherman's Path Sparrebosch Trail4.7 mi
  • Goukamma Nature and Marine Reserve5.1 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 10:30

Cancellation/pre-payment

Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

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FAQs when booking at Overmeer Guest House

  • Where is Overmeer Guest House located?

    Overmeer Guest House is located at 34 - 36 Meyer Street, 1.1 miles from the centre of Knysna. Knysna Elephant Park is the closest landmark to Overmeer Guest House.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Overmeer Guest House?

    Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 10:30 at Overmeer Guest House.

  • Does Overmeer Guest House offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Overmeer Guest House offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Overmeer Guest House offer free parking?

    Yes, Overmeer Guest House offers free parking.

  • How far is Overmeer Guest House from the airport?

    Overmeer Guest House is 17.4 miles from Plettenberg Bay. Overmeer Guest House is 37.4 miles from George.

  • Does Overmeer Guest House have a pool?

    Yes, Overmeer Guest House has a pool on-site.

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    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Overmeer Guest House in Knysna and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Overmeer Guest House and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Overmeer Guest House.

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Good to know

Value for money

9.2

Distance to city centre

1.1 mi

Nearest airport

Plettenberg Bay

Distance to airport

17.6 mi