The Russel Hotel, Knysna.
For your comfort.

The Russel Hotel features three accommodation types: Our Single Rooms can accommodate a couple or individual, and our Family Rooms (2 roomed) are ideal for up to four people. Or stay in the Garden Cottage, which sleeps up to seven guests.


The Russel Hotel prides itself in providing guests with scrumptious traditional South African breakfasts, consisting of fresh ingredients. Enjoy a full English breakfast or a Continental breakfast with a variety of the Western Cape's famous fruits and home-baked bread. The secure off-street parking area has 24 hours CCTV Cameras and security guard. Other facilities include:WiFi, Laundry Service and Credit Card Facility. Below are the standard services offered, and are included in your stay:


Double Room
(Double + Single Bed)

Double Room
(Double + 2 Single Beds)

Family Suite
(Double + 2 Singles).

Comton's Cottage
(2 Doubles + 2 Singles)

Breakfast, daily

TV with DSTV

Free WiFi



Soap & Shampoo

Bar Fridge


Body Lotion

Bottled still water

Tea & Coffee

Secure Parking

Cancellation Policy

A minimum charge of 10% is applicable to all refunds. If a booking is cancelled 30 or more days before arrival, 10% of the invoice will be charged. If cancelled 21-29 days before arrival, 25% of the invoice will be charged. If 14-20 days before arrival, 50% of the invoice will be charged. If 7-13 days before arrival, 75% of the invoice will be charged.  No refunds are given for seasons / holiday bookings & Knysna Festivals. Contact reservations to find out dates of festivals and peak seasons when refunds are not applicable.