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Hotel The Rex - Knysna

4 star Hotel Knysna

8 Gray Steet - Knysna

Price starting from $ 73.17

The Rex offers hotel accommodation in the Garden Route area.

This 4-star Garden Route, Knysnahotel offers shopping on site, complimentary bicycles and gift shops/newsstands.

Knowledgeable staff are available at the front desk 24 hours-a-day and can provide express check-in and express check-out. Wi-Fi is available for a fee. Other amenities include dry cleaning/laundry, an elevator (lift) and laundry facilities.

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Guest Rating 8.0 Very Good
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Breakfast at Hotel The Rex

A free buffet breakfast is available between 6:30 AM and 11 AM.

Hotel Facilities at The Rex

  • Laundry service
  • Lift/elevator
  • Room service - limited hour
  • Gift shop
  • Shops in the hotel
  • Laundry room
  • Restaurant/Dining
  • Front desk - 24 hour
  • Luggage room
  • Shuttle service from and/or to the airport
  • Free parking
  • Internet/Email services
  • Baby sitter

Know before you go

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • 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.
  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

Check-in: after 2 PM.

Check-out: before 10 AM.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: ZAR 0.00 (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 400.00 per person (one way)
  • Late check-out fee: ZAR 350.00
  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 400 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

National rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa’s official quality assurance organization.

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Room Details

The Rex offers 30 guest rooms with designer toiletries. Rooms open onto balconies. Guests can kick back at the end of a busy day and enjoy 32-inch LCD televisions with premium satellite channels. Corporate travelers will benefit from free wireless high-speed Internet access as well as desks, safes and phones during their Garden Route visit.

Individual décor and furnishings make each stay a unique experience. A good night's sleep in comfortable beds with premium bedding will have visitors waking up refreshed and well-rested throughout their vacation or business trip. Private bathrooms are outfitted with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes and hair dryers. Coffee/tea makers and complimentary bottled water are supplied in each room to facilitate basic travel needs. Rooms also include air conditioning and blackout drapes/curtains.

Bathroom toiletries are provided free of charge. A turndown service is available. Irons/ironing boards can be provided on request.

Accommodation Services

  • Telephone
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Ironing facilities on request
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • Safe
  • Desk
  • Terrace/Balcony
  • LCD flat screen TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Wireless Internet access

Distances from Hotel The Rex

Knysna Quays - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Knysna Elephant Park - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Featherbed Nature Reserve - 4.1 km / 2.5 mi
Knysna Golf Club - 4.1 km / 2.6 mi
Goukamma Nature and Marine Reserve - 10.4 km / 6.4 mi
Sedgefield Beach - 22.8 km / 14.2 mi
Plettenberg Bay Beach - 30.3 km / 18.8 mi
Jukani Wildlife Park - 35.8 km / 22.2 mi
Arch Rock - 38.3 km / 23.8 mi
Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary - 39.7 km / 24.6 mi
Birds of Eden - 40.4 km / 25.1 mi
Elephant Sanctuary - 40.4 km / 25.1 mi
Monkeyland - 40.4 km / 25.1 mi
Wilderness National Park - 41.3 km / 25.7 mi
Victoria Bay Beach - 44.5 km / 27.6 mi
The preferred airport for The Rex is George (GRJ) - 61.7 km / 38.4 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Transportation services Hotel The Rex

  • Shuttle service from and/or to the airport
  • Free parking