"Better than home away from home. Very nice and tranquil. The owners were very friendly and helpful. I would definitely recommend the place to anyone."
"What a nice place, clean, they have everything you need and so helpful. All i can say EXCELLENT ACCOMMODATION."
"Overall my stay was great. Thanks for the hospitality"
"Really lovely cottage with a beautiful deck in the trees. Cottage is very comfortable and clean and has all the necessary facilities."
"We enjoyed a lovely weekend here. We found everything we needed. The location was peaceful but close enough to town and we saw a variety of birds in the syringa tree. We would definitely try to come here again on future trips."
"The house is very beautiful and the owner is very friendly and helpful."
"Fully equipped kitchen and living area, two separate sleeping rooms, the terrace surrounded by trees and lush vegetation, birds coming for a visit and very friendly owner. Definitive a recommendation!"
"I loved that it is equipped with everything you need for a great holiday.
The twin beds needs new mattresses."
"Beautiful place, very clean and tidy. Owners are friendly. Enjoyed our stay a lot"
"A gem, tucked away between the trees
with always a bird to view.
All and more than you need for a relaxing, short or long stay away from home."
"Many thanks to host Alan and his wife. We really appreciate your kindness and hospitality. We enjoyed our stay at this lovely and warm-felt house."
"Thoroughly enjoyed our brief stay. The place was private, clean and well equipped with quality fittings and appliances with lots of little extras. We were made to feel welcome Stuart & Fran Winckworth and Frances Winckworth (senior) "
"This is a lovely, bright and cheerful cottage. We particularly enjoyed the living area upstairs where we had everything we needed for our stay. Although the cottage is conveniently close to town, it is in a quiet street. We would definitely recommend Syringa cottage and I am sure I will stay here ..."more
"We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Syringa Tree Cottage. The weather was not that great and it was freezing so we really appreciated the heater an the electric blankets! Sitting on the deck was lovely and peaceful. We really loved our stay there and would recommend it."
" Hi, we had a wonderful time in this cottage;
watching the birds and relaxing.
Anytime we would come back!
Barbara and Eric "
"Very peaceful. Accommodation was modest. Alan the host made us feel very welcome. Well equipped and location very central."
"From the moment we were met at the gate, you could feel this is the right place. The owners have good personalities. The place is nice and very relaxing. It is almost as if you are a part of God’s creations when you sit on the balcony."
"Great unit. Has everything you need and more!
Thanks for a wonderful weekend!!"
"Peaceful, quiet, lovely accommodation. We prefer self catering and being left to our own space. Attention to detail from relevant brochures to basic coffee supplies for late arrivals made it a most pleasant experience. Thank you Alan and Lesley. "
"Clean, comfortable accommodation. Will definitely recommend and revisit, the Garden Route is always a beautiful place to return to. Thank you for a pleasant stay."
"Stayed at Syringa Tree Cottage for 5 days in March 2013. Great location within a 5 minute drive of Knysna centre, close enough to be convenient but not right in the middle of all the traffic. The cottage was well equipped and completely detached from the owner’s house; also well away from any neighb..."more
"We really enjoyed it at the Syringa Tree Cottage. It's a quiet place with a wonderful terrace where you can watch the birds (especially our friends, the hadedas!) while having a glass of wine. Very good kitchen. Very nice and helpful owners. We would stay again at Syringa Tree Cottage."
"We had a lovely time staying at Syringa Tree Cottage. The self catering kitchen was perfect everything was thought of, there was even 4 little egg cups. It felt very homey. The first time I felt pure relaxation was when I sat upstairs on the deck watching all the birds and listening to the garden so..."more
"We had an amazing stay at Syringa Tree Cottage. Alan welcomed us warmly when we arrived and he made sure we had all we needed in order for our stay to be excellent. The cottage is beautifully furnished and it is very private and secluded. Milk, tea, sugar and coffee were provided by the hosts and al..."more
"Our host and hostess, Alan and Lesley, were friendly from the first email contact, and gave a new dimension to the word "accommodating". The peaceful cottage under the Syringa tree did not disappoint, and we were delighted that a full kitchen was provided to enable us to self-cater. The restful balc..."more
"The Tree Cottage is a separate House in a very nice garden. It has a ground floor with bedrooms and bath and a first floor with an open kitchen, a living room and great balcony, where you feel like in a tree crown - We really enjoyed the wonderful sunset on it. All rooms of the Tree Cottage are ver..."more
"The accommodation is situated in a beautiful garden with a huge Syringa tree providing shade and home to loads of birds. The hosts are warm and friendly and go out of their way to make you welcome and comfortable. The accommodation itself is perfect - every possible need has been catered for. It is ..."more