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1 room, 2 adults

aha The Rex Hotel, Knysna, South Africa

4-starQuality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
8 Gray Steet, Knysna, Western Cape, 6571, South Africa

Knysna upscale hotel with restaurant
  • Free English breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
  • Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
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Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.
Breakfast
Tasty breakfast
Vibe
Awesome vibe
WiFi
Good internet service
Bar
Bar could improve

aha The Rex Hotel, Knysna, South Africa

from NZ$105
  • Standard Twin Room
  • Standard Double Room

What’s around aha The Rex Hotel, Knysna, South Africa

Landmarks

  • Cape Floral Region Protected Areas - 1 min walk
  • Pledge Nature Reserve - 12 min walk
  • Knysna Quays - 19 min walk
  • Knysna Lagoon - 24 min walk
  • Garden Route National Park - 25 min walk
  • Knysna Elephant Park - 29 min walk
  • Thesen Island - 41 min walk
  • Knysna Golf Club - 3.5 mi / 5.6 km

Getting around

  • Plettenberg Bay (PBZ) - 33 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 30 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 8:00 AM-4:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Express check-out
The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
Airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements. Due to COVID-19 travel restrictions, this property can only accept bookings for essential travel or stays. You may be asked to provide evidence of this on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • Babysitting/childcare *

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available on request) *

Parking

  • Free self parking (limited)

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Taking the kids?
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Free English breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Free bicycles on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
Services
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 2009
  • Elevator
  • Garden
  • Terrace
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
Sleep well
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
More
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Recreation

On Site

  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Free bicycles on site

Nearby

  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

aha The Rex Hotel, Knysna, South Africa’s small print

Also known as

  • Rex Hotel Knysna
  • Rex Knysna
  • aha Rex Hotel Knysna
  • aha Rex Hotel
  • aha Rex Knysna
  • aha Rex
  • aha The Rex Hotel Hotel
  • aha The Rex Hotel Knysna
  • aha The Rex Hotel Hotel Knysna

Policies

Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work.

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Parking height restrictions apply.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge of ZAR 450.00 (subject to availability)

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of ZAR 450.00 (subject to availability)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 480.00 per person (one way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for aha The Rex Hotel, Knysna, South Africa

  • Are pets allowed at aha The Rex Hotel?
    Sorry, pets and service animals aren't allowed.
  • Is parking offered at aha The Rex Hotel?
    Yes, there's free self parking. Parking spots may be limited.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by aha The Rex Hotel?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is ZAR 480.00 per person one way.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at aha The Rex Hotel?
    You can check in from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM. There's a charge of ZAR 450.00 for early check-in (subject to availability). Check-out time is 10 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge of ZAR 450.00 (subject to availability).
  • Are there restaurants at or near aha The Rex Hotel?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant.

Recent reviews

Superb 9.0 From 73 reviews

Very good 8.0
Convenient
Modern hotel with a great breakfast. But lacks security control, anyone can get to the rooms.
Karsten, gb2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
A wonderful stay.
We were a little sceptical about the reviews, however we had a great stay and actually booked another night. We stayed in a luxury studio, fabulous. Please note that the hotels.com map is WRONG for this hotel. It is near the Protea hotel and Waterfront Quay area. Recommend the Drydock and Bazala restaurants, both very good, especially the tempura crocodile tails!!!
Frank, gb2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
The Rex hotel
Clean hotel,friendly staff,great location...everything was just perfect!
Neil, za6 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
A little gem and great all round experience. A most hearty breakfast to set you up for the day.
Peter, gb3 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
An oasis in the middle of Knysna !
Great decor, upholstery in our room a little tired, staff very friendly and helpful, new restaurant is fantastic. Peaceful and very comfortable!
Janet, za4 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Brilliant
Excellent gem in the heart of knysna.. would stay at this hotel over and over.. service was beyond and rooms spacious with beautiful decor pieces to keep you mesmerized for hours.. location is great too, a stones throw from the waterfront, 2 bedroom apartment is a winner
mohammed, za3 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
5 STAR RATING AND MORE
There are not much you can say when everting was perfect and you want to cry when leaving and it feels like leaving family. The breakfast is out of this world and fresh fruit. The servive from when we got there from cleaning staff the waiters and the general staff was awesome and we will be back next year.
Johan, za6 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Good
Very good
Oscar, za3 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Very nice apt in excellent location. We arrived late and staff had no idea that our reservation existed. Fortunately, we had a friend in aouth atrica to help. Otherwise...
francisco, us3 night family trip
Good 6.0
Stay was wonderful,
Ingo, za1 night romance trip

aha The Rex Hotel, Knysna, South Africa

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