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aha The Rex Hotel
4 stars

aha The Rex Hotel

8 Gray Steet, 6571 Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa
Knysna, South Africa
See location+27 443 025 900
From
C$ 77
Cheapest

rate per night

8.4
Great
based on 1566 reviews
1,566 reviews
Room type
Provider
Nightly total
Standard Room
C$ 77
Double room
C$ 159

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About aha The Rex Hotel

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free
Within 300 metres of Knysna Waterfront shopping area, The Rex Hotel offers the ultimate in comfort. Luxurious rooms feature modern design, LCD TVs and extra-large windows. Tea and coffee facilities and air conditioning are included in the luxury rooms. Free private parking is available at Rex Hotel. The front desk is open 24 hours. The Rex Hotel is ideally placed to a wide choice of leisure, water, and sport activities. Attractions such as the Knysna Elephant Park is nearby and the Featherbed Boat Cruises is 400 meters away.

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Amenities at aha The Rex Hotel

  • Outdoor pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Business centre
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

Services and conveniences

  • Business centre
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • Bottle of water
  • 24hr front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit wheelchair accessible
  • Disabled Access
  • Roll-in shower
  • Elevator
  • Accessible by elevator
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
  • Designated smoking area

Things to do

  • Gift shop
  • Hiking
  • Eco tourism
  • Bicycle rental
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Horse riding

Bathroom

  • Raised toilet
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom
  • Walk-in shower

General

  • Telephone
  • Tile/marble floor
  • City view
  • Pool view
  • Storage available

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Kitchen

  • Electric kettle
  • Coffee machine
  • Kitchenette

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Dining

  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Pool

  • Saltwater pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Plunge pool

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Garden

Bedroom

  • Socket near the bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Workspace

  • Laptop safe
  • Desk

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Safe

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care

Reviews of aha The Rex Hotel

8.4
Very good1,566 verified reviews
26.1Couples
6.1Families
3.3Friends
8.1Solo

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What can I expect from the breakfast at aha The Rex Hotel?

Guests have praised the excellent breakfast at aha The Rex Hotel, including the availability of Cappuccino and the great food quality.

Is there any specific feedback about the cleanliness of the rooms at aha The Rex Hotel?

Guests have appreciated the modern, clean, and well-kitted rooms at aha The Rex Hotel, highlighting the comfortable and clean environment.

How is the staff's service at aha The Rex Hotel?

Guests have described the staff at aha The Rex Hotel as extremely helpful, friendly, and efficient, providing exceptional service and valuable advice about the surrounding area.

What are the nearby attractions close to aha The Rex Hotel?

aha The Rex Hotel is conveniently located within walking distance to the Knysna Waterfront and various restaurants, making it an ideal base for exploring the area.

Is there any feedback about the parking availability at aha The Rex Hotel?

Guests have appreciated the free parking available at aha The Rex Hotel, providing convenient and easy access to shopping centers and nearby attractions.

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Opt for 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 waterfront comes highly recommended.

Consider Low Season Travel

If you prefer quieter periods, consider visiting in March, which is considered the low season, to avoid crowds and potentially get better deals.

Explore Nearby Attractions

The hotel's central location provides easy access to the Knysna Quays, Featherbed Boat Cruises, and the Knysna Elephant Park, making it convenient for sightseeing and activities.

Accessibility Features

The hotel offers wheelchair-accessible rooms and facilities, making it a suitable choice for guests with mobility needs.

Check Room Amenities

Some guests mentioned that the water pressure in the showers was low, so it's advisable to inquire about this when booking.

Take Advantage of the Breakfast

Many guests praised the delicious breakfast, especially the coffee. It's recommended to indulge in the breakfast offerings during your stay.

Consider Noise Levels

Some guests noted that there was echoing corridor noise from other guests, so light sleepers may want to consider this when selecting a room.

Parking Clarification

The hotel signage and parking lot can be unclear, so it's advisable to seek clear directions for parking upon arrival to avoid confusion.

Inquire About Load Shedding

The hotel has generators that kick in during load shedding, providing uninterrupted service. It's worth considering this aspect, especially during periods of potential power outages.

Room Maintenance

While the rooms are modern and clean, some guests mentioned that certain areas, such as showers, may need maintenance. It's recommended to check for any recent updates on this.

Location

8 Gray Steet, 6571 Knysna, Western Cape

What's nearby

  • Knysna Quays237 m
  • Featherbed Boat Cruises0.4 km
  • Knysna Elephant Park1.3 km
  • Knysna-Amatole Montane Forests2.5 km
  • Featherbed Nature Reserve2.9 km
  • Knysna Golf Club3.8 km
  • Hunter's Home3.8 km
  • Simola Golf and Country Estate4 km
  • Knysna Heads4.7 km
  • Pezula Championship Golf Course5.3 km
  • Fisherman's Path Sparrebosch Trail5.9 km
  • Lindsay Castle8.6 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

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FAQs when booking at aha The Rex Hotel

  • Where is aha The Rex Hotel located?

    aha The Rex Hotel is located at 8 Gray Steet, 0.4 km from the centre of Knysna. Knysna Quays is the closest landmark to aha The Rex Hotel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at aha The Rex Hotel?

    Check-in time is 2:00 PM and check-out time is 10:00 AM at aha The Rex Hotel.

  • Does aha The Rex Hotel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, aha The Rex Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does aha The Rex Hotel offer free parking?

    Yes, aha The Rex Hotel offers free parking.

  • How far is aha The Rex Hotel from the airport?

    aha The Rex Hotel is 26.6 km from Plettenberg Bay. aha The Rex Hotel is 61.5 km from George.

  • Does aha The Rex Hotel have a pool?

    Yes, aha The Rex Hotel has a pool on-site.

  • How does KAYAK find such great aha The Rex Hotel hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at aha The Rex Hotel 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 aha The Rex Hotel 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 aha The Rex Hotel.

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Good to know

Value for money

8.7

Distance to downtown

0.4 km

Nearest Airport

Plettenberg Bay

Distance to airport

26.6 km