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Pansy Shell Cottage

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Pansy Shell Cottage

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean
7 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.
Oriana is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Welcome to The Pansy Shell. Bright and sunny self contained holiday accommodation in Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa. Situated in Knysna Central within easy walking distance to town and The Waterfront. Private parking and entrance. Private security alarm system. Single bedroom with queen sized bed; private bathroom with shower. DSTV, fridge, kettle, toaster, microwave, tea & coffee supplies.


Free parking on premises
Laptop friendly workspace
Hair dryer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for children (0-12) and pets - Accommodation suitable for adults.
No smoking, parties, or events
Check-in time is 2PM - 5PM and check out out by 10AM


8 Reviews

Lee User Profile
November 2018
Oriana is lovely and a great host. She lives next door and is happy to help. The flat was perfect for 1 or 2 nights, but would be difficult for longer as it has a limited kitchen. 10 minute walk from most of the nice restaurants and shops
Riaan User Profile
September 2018
Oriana is such a friendly and helpful hostess! She is attentive, sincere & most helpful - always willing to help with advice & recommendations about Knysna. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in her quaint little cottage.
Chris User Profile
July 2018
Pansy Shell Cottage is exactly as described and looks exactly like the photos, cozy, cute and quaint. The location is central with Thesen Island or Main Street both only minutes away. Oriana is a wonderful host, check-in was seamless and communication excellent. A few thoughtful …
Sarah User Profile
July 2018
A great place with a great host, we thoroughly enjoyed our stay and felt very welcome.
Elton User Profile
April 2018
The stay was very nice and Oriana made us feel very welcome. Will definitely recomend the place and will stay there again when I go back to Knysna. The host was very friendly.
Charel User Profile
January 2018
Awesome place. Clean, friendly and close to town. Def recommend it to everyone visiting Knysna. Had a great stay!
Deepak User Profile
December 2017
This was the first time we had booked an Airbnb and were not expecting much. But from the moment we reached Pansy Shell Cottage till the time we left it was just perfect. Oriana is a lovely host and a wonderful person , she made sure we felt comfortable,taken care off and welcome…

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Knysna, South AfricaJoined in November 2017
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8 Reviews
Oriana is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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