The Rex Hotel

The Rex Hotel

Knysna is a haven of beaches, forests, lakes and sea and aha The Rex Hotel is one of Knysna’s most elegant and sophisticated accommodation offerings. A warm welcome and timeless elegance ensure that you enjoy a very special experience when staying at aha The Rex Hotel, which promises superior service and exceptional comfort.

Located on the World Famous Garden Route, aha The Rex Hotel is a celebration of urban style and impeccable service making it one of the most exhilarating getaways in its class. The hotel is an eclectic mix of modern and classic comforts and captures the essence of four-star luxury. The Rose Cafe restaurant is inviting with a menu to match the contemporary setting and where the cuisine is beautifully presented and prepared from only the freshest ingredients.

aha The Rex Hotel offers travellers a gateway to Knysna’s world-class restaurants, blossoming forests, nature reserves, arts and crafts, and the shores of the serene lagoon.

The hotel offers 30 luxurious and spacious en-suite rooms, a sophisticated mix of contemporary.

And classic comfort with cool colours and rich fabrics featuring kitchenettes, air-conditioning,remote controlled LCD televisions with selected DSTV channels and wireless internet.With stunning decor and meals that posses the wow factor, the sophisticated yet casual RoseCafé is situated at The Rex Hotel. The Rose Café celebrates the Greater Mediterranean which captures North Africa, the Middle East, Asia Minor (Turkey), and the Southern & Western Mediterranean countries. East & South African influences are also seen in a few select dishes.

A menu that entices and intrigues the taste buds into a seductive dance and although the menu is adventurous, and ‘different’ there is surely a dish (or two) that will tickle your fancy and with great consideration for Vegans and Vegetarians alike. The Rose café is open for Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner, from as early as 06:30am, 7 days a week.

The menus changed seasonally as only the freshest local, free range and organic (where possible) products are used to make the most delectable food. With its trendy style and contemporary top notch food always on offer, The Rose Café is a place not to missed when in Knysna or Plettenberg Bay.

The Rex Hotel offers countless leisure activities in the vicinity such as the Knysna Elephant Park with seven elephants roaming the small reserve and the Outeniqua Transport Museum with an excellent collection of trains reminiscent of yesteryear.

8 Gray Street


Tel: 044 302 5900