The Russel Hotel - 3 Star Hotel in Knysna, Garden Route Accommodation

The Russel Hotel

3 Star Hotel at Corner of Long, Unity and Graham Street, Central, Knysna, 6571, Garden Route, South Africa. Show on Map

About The Russel Hotel

The luxurious Russel Hotel is centrally situated within walking distance of all Knysna’s popular attractions. The hotel prides itself in the exclusive detail and luxury finishes that have been incorporated throughout this fine establishment. The hotel staff is friendly and always ready to assist guests in making the most of their stay.

Staying at the Russel Hotel, whether is is for a couple of days or an extended period will always be an experience to treasure, the quality rooms, beds and bedding, detailed luxury and the friendly and hospitable staff will not be soon forgotten!


Personalised service is synonymous with this establishment and is emphasised in the distinct detail found throughout the interior of the hotel's marvellous living areas. The hotel offers several room options including double rooms and unique luxury family rooms.

The Russel Hotel offers its guests a choice of 18 en-suite rooms. All rooms are stylishly decorated, comfortable with luxurious over tones and trimmings. Rooms are fully serviced and air conditioned providing guests with the ultimate in luxury living.

The Russel Hotel prides itself in being one of a few select luxury hotels around the world offering guests the exquisite luxury of full marble finished bathrooms. Small detailed features enhances the feeling of luxurious living in a modern and up-market setting.


The Russel Hotel prides itself in providing guests with scrumptious traditional South African breakfasts, consisting of only the finest and freshest ingredients. Enjoy a full English breakfast or a Continental breakfast with a variety of the Western Cape's famous fruits.


The Russel Hotel is situated within close proximity of 7 major golf courses, including the spectacular Pezula Estate, towering over the famous Knysna Heads and Knysna Lagoon, providing the keen golfer with an unequalled golfing experience with spectacular views over the Indian Ocean as well as over the lagoon, and the world renowned Fancourt Golf Estate in George, where several international golf events are hosted annually.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet connection (dial up)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (SABC, eTV only)
  • Television (with M-Net)

On Site

  • Air-conditioning
  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Wake up calls


  • Free Wi-Fi

Accreditations (as claimed by The Russel Hotel)

Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA)

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -34.03438599966667
Longitude: 23.049819999666667

Closest airport(s)
George Airport - 60km

Children policy
Children of all ages welcome.

Listed on
April 2003 - 3 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews


O M Firman i, Cape Town Travellers' Rating

Very Good

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Payment Methods accepted at the establishment

  • Mastercard
  • Visa

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