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Alexander Guest House

30 Glenview Road, Pilot's View, The Heads, 6571 Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa
Knysna, South Africa
See location+27 443 841 111Official website
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£79
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9.5
Excellent
based on 322 reviews
322 reviews
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About Alexander Guest House

  • Guesthouse Room / Entire Guesthouse
    The comforts of home away from home
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi, Breakfast, and Parking for free

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Amenities at Alexander Guest House

  • Adults only
  • Outdoor pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV

Basics

  • Mobile hotspot device
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Dustbins
  • Conditioner

General

  • Executive lounge access
  • Garden view
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Landmark view
  • Mountain view
  • Pool view
  • Fireplace
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Slippers
  • Sofa
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Soundproofing
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Tile/marble floor

Dining

  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Fruits
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Minibar
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area
  • Dining table

Pool and spa

  • Heated pool
  • Infinity pool
  • Hot tub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Plunge pool
  • Pool towels
  • Pool with a view
  • Private pool
  • Rooftop pool

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area
  • Disabled access
  • Adults only
  • Allergy-free room
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower

Services and conveniences

  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Room service
  • Key access
  • Express check-out
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Safety deposit box
  • Bottle of water

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Radio
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • CD player
  • TV
  • Smartphone dock
  • DVD player

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Trouser press
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Drying rack for clothing

Bedroom

  • Extra-long beds (> 2 metres)
  • Socket near the bed
  • Alarm clock
  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet

Workspace

  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Laptop safe
  • Laptop
  • Desk

Outdoor

  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Balcony

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Things to do

  • Board games/puzzles
  • Golf

Family friendly

  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Pool cover

Reviews of Alexander Guest House

9.5
Wonderful322 verified reviews
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1.2Families
1.0Solo
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What can I expect from the breakfast at The Alexander?

The breakfast at The Alexander is fabulous, with many choices and excellent quality. Guests have described it as exceptional and delicious.

Are the beds at The Alexander comfortable?

The beds at The Alexander are described as comfy and luxurious by guests, ensuring a comfortable stay.

Is parking available at The Alexander?

Yes, parking is available at The Alexander, providing convenience for guests during their stay.

What is the view like from The Alexander?

The view from The Alexander is described as unbelievable, with stunning and breathtaking ocean views that guests have loved.

How is the customer service at The Alexander?

The customer service at The Alexander is exceptional, with friendly and helpful staff who go above and beyond to meet guests' needs.

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They offer insights and recommendations from previous guests and hotel information to help future visitors enhance their stay at the hotel.

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 ocean comes highly recommended.

Consider Low Season Visits

Some guests suggested visiting during the low season in April for a quieter and more peaceful experience.

Explore Nearby Attractions

The hotel is conveniently located near various attractions such as Knysna Heads, Pezula Championship Golf Course, and Featherbed Nature Reserve, making it an ideal base for exploring the area.

Check Room Amenities

While some guests praised the jacuzzi facilities and well-prepared rooms, others were disappointed by the absence of the advertised hot tub in a specific room. It's advisable to confirm room amenities before booking.

Enjoy the Breakfast

Many guests raved about the fabulous breakfast and the excellent service provided during breakfast hours.

Be Mindful of High Season

If planning a visit in June, be prepared for potentially busier periods due to the high season.

Consider Room Selection Carefully

Some guests recommended the Honeymoon Suite for a special and luxurious experience, while others highlighted the spacious and comfortable Captains Suite.

Take Advantage of the Outdoor Pool

Guests appreciated the outdoor pool and the stunning views it offered, making it a great spot to relax and unwind.

Interact with the Friendly Staff

Numerous guests praised the friendly and helpful staff, with special mentions of hosts Wayne, Dirk, Jo, and Pattie for their exceptional hospitality.

Address Connectivity Concerns

A few guests mentioned issues with the Wi-Fi signal, so it's advisable to inquire about the internet connectivity if it's a crucial aspect of your stay.

Location

30 Glenview Road, Pilot's View, The Heads, 6571 Knysna, Western Cape

What's nearby

  • Knysna Heads0.3 mi
  • Pezula Championship Golf Course1.6 mi
  • Hunter's Home1.7 mi
  • Knysna Golf Club1.8 mi
  • Featherbed Nature Reserve2.1 mi
  • Fisherman's Path Sparrebosch Trail2.3 mi
  • Knysna Quays3 mi
  • Featherbed Boat Cruises3.2 mi
  • Lindsay Castle3.4 mi
  • Noetzie Beach3.5 mi
  • Knysna Elephant Park3.8 mi
  • Knysna-Amatole Montane Forests4.1 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 11:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

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

Essential information about Alexander Guest House

Low season

June

High season

January

Average price (weeknight)

£121
Cheapest month to stay with an average 6% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 6% rise in price.
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When to book a room at Alexander Guest House

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Top tips for your stay at Alexander Guest House

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Alexander Guest House, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in June and January.
  • How long should you stay at Alexander Guest House? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 4 days.

FAQs when booking at Alexander Guest House

  • Where is Alexander Guest House located?

    Alexander Guest House is located at 30 Glenview Road, Pilot's View, The Heads, 3.3 miles from the centre of Knysna. Knysna Heads is the closest landmark to Alexander Guest House.

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

    Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Alexander Guest House.

  • Does Alexander Guest House offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Alexander Guest House offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Alexander Guest House offer free parking?

    Yes, Alexander Guest House offers free parking.

  • How far is Alexander Guest House from the airport?

    Alexander Guest House is 15 miles from Plettenberg Bay. Alexander Guest House is 39.6 miles from George.

  • Does Alexander Guest House have a pool?

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

  • How does KAYAK find such great Alexander Guest House hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Alexander 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 Alexander 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 Alexander Guest House.

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Good to know

Value for money

9.4

Distance to city centre

3.3 mi

Nearest airport

Plettenberg Bay

Distance to airport

15.0 mi