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Self-catering options abound in Knysna. Whether you are looking for a “off the beaten track” wooden cabin or a luxurious mansion overlooking the Indian Ocean at the Heads, you are sure to find what you are looking for. Self-catering options vary in price depending on location and size of house or apartment. The great thing about self-catering options is that you have the freedom to wake and eat breakfast whenever you choose- you are the master of your own ship.
This golf estate and country club is situated on the rolling hills between the Knysna Lagoon and the rocky cliffs of the Indian Ocean. The area know as the Eastern Heads has become the site of 18 spectacular holes of golf and 250 hectares of well planned residential properties and natural fynbos communities.
4 Self Catering units. Central location easy walk into Knysna town, waterfront, and restaurants. Relax on the pool deck enjoying a sun downer and braai with stunning views overlooking the Knysna lagoon.
Fynbosvlei is a 40ha. piece of Paradise on the north bank of the Swartvlei, the biggest in the chain of lakes between George and Knysna.
Knysna Houseboat Myrtle in the heart of the Knysna Lagoon, self catering accommodation for romantic getaways, rejuvenatng times and family fun!
Garden Bird is a north-facing hillside house with enchanting views of Sedgefield's natural beauty and a wealth of birdlife.
2 bedroom self catering garden cottage in the village of Sedgefield.
SELF-CATERING HOUSE IN PRIVATE NATURE RESERVE The house is situated in a Private Nature Reserve with Groenvlei Lake Pleasant Water frontage. Very Private, Comfortable and very spacious accommodation for up to 8 people. 4km from Sedgefield Village, an hour from George Airport and 20 min from Knysna.
Lounge with Bar Facility Unfortunately NO TV yet. A Large fully equipped kitchen with stove,oven, fridge and microwave. Main bedroom opening up to veranda with Lake views . Two other rooms sleeps 2 on single beds. A third room (study) with Bunk Bed. 2 Full bathrooms with shower and baths Showers only please?(due to major water restrictions_ rain water only).
Crisp 100% Cotton linen and towels are provided, (bring your own beach towels). Gas Braai and Weber facilities provided, no open fires please. Serviced once a week for long stays. Kayaks, oars and life-jackets available for use on the Groenvlei Lake Bring Fishing rods with for Bass fishing off the Jetty Great Walks and Cycling routes for nature lovers and 5 mins away from Lake Pleasant beach. Co-ordinates: 34°1'58.45"S 22°50'41.34"E
Packwood Wine and Country Estate 25 mins from Knysna, Tasting Room open from 11-4 Mon - Fri open at W/E in high season. (Low season Sat group bookings only) Sip and savour wines from our vineyard and enjoy a handcrafted cheese platter using produce from the estate, spacious Country House Accommodation,
Suaimhneas is ancient Irish for “serenity” and is a wonderful and modern self-catering flat situated on the tranquil and sought after island in Sedgefield - your ideal holiday accommodation option.
Our African styled Beach Lodge is nestled midway between Knysna and Wilderness in the centre of the Garden Route.
Surrounded by a sweeping view of the fynbos covered Goukamma Nature Reserve and faced with the greatness of the Indian Ocean expanding from East to West with Buffalo Bay in the distance, you may be forgiven for thinking that you have stepped into paradise.
Your hosts, Pat and Joan invite you to come and enjoy the peaceful and secluded surroundings under milkwood, yellowwood and stinkwood trees, where bushbuck and guinea fowl abound freely.
Four bedroom waterside Villa with swimming pool, jacuzzi and braaipit.
Situated on the shores of Swartvlei Lake in the heart of the Garden Route, Baywater Village offers well-appointed self-catering chalets set in beautiful gardens that abound with bird life.
Majestic views offers two self-contained units in the heart of Knysna. Each unit offer guests unique, stunning views over the Knysna lagoon and through the Knysna Heads. Set in lush, private gardens, guests may almost feel as if their luxury self-catering accommodation is nestled within the mysterious, indigenous Knysna forest rather than a stone’s throw from the bustling centre of town and all the excitement that Knysna and its surrounds have to offer. After a day of exploring, come home to your private deck Jacuzzi and braai facilities overlooking the sparkling lagoon, relax in front of your flat screen TV with satellite television and check in on social media with our free Wi-Fi. All our units are protected by an alarm system and each unit is equipped with a rapid response alarm button. We also offer Breakfasts on request airport shuttle service and personal tourist excursions.
On the shores of the famous Knysna Lagoon, lies a collection of timber log chalets nestled amongst the indigenous Milkwood trees. The tranquil resort offers guests a haven of leisure and comfort with wonderful views of the lagoon and the distant Outeniqua Mountains.
Imagine a vacation at one of South Africa's top coastal resorts, situated in the heart of the spectacular Garden Route. The award winning resort comprising of 35 luxury chalets, situated on the edge of the famous Knysna lagoon, offering an unique opportunity to experience an unforgettable stay at one of South Africa's prime destinations.
Enjoy peace and tranquility at Owl's Roost Apartments. Part of a private residence set on a steep slope on The Heads where the Knysna River enters the Indian Ocean. Surrounded by coastal bush vegetation with prolific bird life including the Knysna Turaco (Loerie). Exquisite views range from the Brenton Hills over the Lagoon to the Outeniqua Mountains and parts of Knysna.
Arms we are committed to making your holiday a memorable and enjoyable one. We will spoil you with our charm and welcoming hospitality.
Adjacent to the Knysna Quays Waterfront business centre with its numerous shops, coffee shops and restaurants are beautiful holiday apartments in a quiet, secure complex which forms the Knysna Quays Residential Marina.
‘Brenton Olive’ A very comfortable modern, self catering apartment nestling against the hill at Lake Brenton, a nature reserve situated on the western head of the Knysna Lagoon. One has a panoramic view of the lagoon, Knysna and the distant mountains. Knysna town is just 15 minutes away by car. Walk down the road and be engulfed by the tranquil beauty around you. At the bottom of the hill and along the road, is a jetty and slipway with access to the famous lagoon. Then, 5 minutes by car, just over the hill, is Brenton On Sea with its 4km of pristine Blue Flag beach. port. ‘Brenton Olive’ would suite those seeking quiet and relaxation. Tranquil walks on your doorstep. Bushbuck and birds in abundance. Ideal family accommodation. We are wheelchair friendly. Preferably, no children under 6yrs as the terrain is not young child friendly. Strictly non smoking indoors.
Our newly-refurbished Houseboats are your floating home away from home. We have outfitted them to a high specification, so it is truly a comfortable experience.
Luxury four bedroom waterside Villa with pool and Jacuzzi.
Milk and honeys in the quiet tucked away area of Cola beach is best suited to those looking for somewhere quiet with sea views and a very luxurious feel.
From the moment you arrive at Brenton on Sea Cottages you will be treated to the unspoilt surroundings, Brenton hospitality and thoughtful amenities, situated a mere 2 minute walk from the beautiful Brenton beach. Go home enriched with unforgettable memories and great stories to tell.
The Knysna Inn Boutique Hotel recently opened in Knysna. It offers modern, beautifully appointed self catering units that can sleep two persons each.
Luxury self-catering cottages ideal for honeymoons and nature lovers. Spectacular views and complete privacy.
A beautiful self-catering cottage set in a large lush garden. A haven of peace and tranquillity, a luxurious home-from-home at reasonable rates.
Safe family farm, peace and tranquillity, close to Knysna and Plettenberg Bay. 270 hectares incl fynbos, stunning views, mountain biking, bird life, expertly guided walks and gourmet picnics. Upmarket secluded Bitou Valley House (6-8), stunning views, bbq, pool. S/C en-suite studio units for 2 (6), pooldeck. Quaint Protea Cottage (4), bbq, splashpool. Fireplaces, DTSV. Sumptuous breakfast on request.
In the heart of South Africa's famous Garden Route, a captivating world of lakes, rivers, estuaries and beaches gently unfolds against a backdrop of lush forest and lofty mountains – all elements that characterise the Wilderness Section of the Garden Route National Park.
There are few places where rivers, ocean, sea and forest meet so perfectly. Imagine not only having all of it to explore on holiday but also enjoying it affordably.
This establishment is situated in a quiet and safe cul de sac. The establishment offers one or two bedroomed units, tastefully decorated with a home from home feel. Linen and towels are supplied. Each unit is fully equipped within all modern amneties.
Hidden away under milkwood and yellowwood trees, this property is a well kept secret. It is situated on the shore of the lagoon in Lake Brenton. 5 minutes drive from the beach and 15 minutes drive from the town centre.
Janet's is a 3 Star family-run, purpose built Guest House in the heart of the Garden Route. It is situated in the safe & quiet estate of Costa Sarda.
Spacious, comfortable home suitable for up to six persons. Sip drinks on the elevated wooden deck with panoramic views of the lagoon and the Heads or enjoy the view from the lounge/dining room and bedrooms. Ideally situated, a three minute walk to central Knysna and the lagoon, yet off the main road.
A family home with swimming pool that is approximately 200m from the lagoon, around the corner from the renowned Saturday market and 2km from any of Sedgefield's beautiful pristine beaches.
Sedgestay is situated on the Island and nearby the water edge. The house can accommodate 8 people and has a large enclosed garden.
Pine Lake Marina is the ideal family holiday destination. Practical self-catering accommodation, extensive facilities and diverse activities will keep young and old entertained. Our Resort facilities include pedallos, water skiing, SUP tubing, 5 swimming pools, 1 heated pool, putt putt, tennis, squash, games room, canoeing, jacuzzis, Pine Vibe Gym, Pine Express Convenience Shop, Pine Vibe Sports Bar and Restaurant and much more!
Paradise Found overlooks the beautiful Knysna Lagoon. It offers comfortable 3 Star B&B or Self-catering accommodation. All units have private entrances, off street parking and have a truly magnificent view of Knysna, the lagoon and the famous Knysna Heads. Photographer's paradise.
Unique and environmentally friendly, creative tented tree house resort hidden in the indigenous forest between Knysna and Sedgefield.
The 2 bedroom apartment is located in the heart of this renowned town, on the sought after location of the Knysna Quays, allowing its guests easy access to some of the best gourmet restaurants, shopping experiences and scenery in Knysna. It's the ideal self catering base for the discerning traveler from which to explore South Africa's favourite town!
Located on the award winning Thesen Island development, this villa has 3 en suite bedrooms. Large open plan lounge, dining-room and kitchen and a lovely al fresco dining and entertainment area with barbecue. Own private jetty from where you can explore the canals or fish.
A fully furnished up market 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom cluster - on three levels with gorgeous sea views from both large balconies. Nestled around Milkwood Forest with gorgeous sea views and tranquility.
In a quiet, leafy district on the East side of Knysna, our cottage is the perfect holiday base for small families or couples. Its unique position beneath a magnificent syringa, offers shade and privacy and a charming treehouse feel all year round.
The lodge operates as both a bed and breakfast and self-catering facility, with a friendly and relaxing atmosphere. This is the ideal destination for honeymooners and families alike.
The apartments share unparalleled views of the tranquil Knysna lagoon and the Indian Ocean. With the imposing Outeniqua mountains and thick indigenous forests as a natural backdrop, these apartments boasts one of the most commanding positions found anywhere in South Africa.
Paradise Heads is situated on the hill in Paradise. We've magnificent views of the Knysna Heads and lagoon from all our self-catering accommodation and Jacuzzi. We have Braai facilities, and are within walking distance to the town and waterfront and close to Buffalo Bay a Blue Flag Beach.
Beautiful self-catering beach homes and luxury suites oceanfront at Brenton on Sea. Brenton Haven is perched on a dune above the main beach, with spectacular 180 degree ocean view, which provides guests with the perfect opportunity to see hundreds of dolphins passing, or whales playing in the waves.
Experience Tranquility, Romance and Privacy... ... at these Multi-Award-winning self-catering cottages. Nature-lovers' retreat: birds, game, secluded rock pools, forest walks & biking trails. Sundowners with fireflies and cozy log-fires. Discover the Magic of the Forest...
“Palms Corner" is a cosy self-catering accommodation, situated in a very tranquil location, surrounded by nature and a rich in bird life. We are within walking distance of Myoli Beach and the Swartvlei Mouth, and several shops and restaurants are 1.5 km away.
A Warm Welcome to Warthog Wallow - our guest house set on a fynbos covered hill offering splendid views of Sedgefield.
Knysna is the home town of Margie's Place, where that natural 'home from home' feeling prevails. Two affordable, self-catering units with their own entrance, shower/bath ensuite, fully equipped kitchenettes and pool & braai area for guests. Enjoy the beauty of Knysna from your room with a view.
Located on one of South Africa's most exclusive destinations, Thesen Island, on the Knysna Lagoon, in the Western Cape Garden Route. The island is within 20 minutes walking access of the Knysna Waterfront.
In the heart of South Africa's world renowned Garden Route, you will find this beautiful double storey home with exquisite views of the famous Knysna Heads and Lagoon.Centrally situated overlooking the Knysna town just 500 metres below.
Self-catering, holiday accommodation in one of four freestanding, wooden cottages surrounded by indigenous bush.
The Tree House with its unique setting on the waterfront of Leisure Isle will weave its magic on you, making for an unforgettable holiday or overnight stay and lure you back again. Set against a backdrop of spectacular natural beauty, Knysna, in the heart of the world famous Garden Route.
Quay West is a self-catering apartment situated adjacent to the bustling Knysna Waterfront, with direct access to the marina, restaurants and boutique shops. A wide range of activities is within easy reach, including whale watching, sailing cruises, golf, canopy tours, cycling and hiking.
This lovely self-catering accommodation is perfect for the traveler that wishes to be near to town, yet enjoys secluded privacy.
Overlooking a bird sanctuary and in a secure complex this holiday house is centrally situated in the village – walking distance to the shops, restaurants, the lagoon and a few minutes drive to a choice of beautiful beaches. The views from the house extend over the sanctuary towards the forested dunes and the Outeniqua Mountains.
Our spacious, riverside Lodges offer high quality, top value self-catering accommodation with uninterrupted views of the Knysna River, Lagoon and Outeniqua Mountains.
Milkwood Bay is a self catering villa with direct access to a stunning beach on the Knysna Lagoon. This unique house offers breathtaking views across the tidal waters to the distant Outeniqua mountains. With 5 en-suite bedrooms, a partially enclosed heated swimming pool and a sauna, Milkwood Bay is a most comfortable and elegant retreat for the discerning traveller.
Come and enjoy an unforgettable Interlude in breathtaking Knysna. Interlude Chalet is a charming 3 bedroom self catering log home situated on the hills above Knysna with the most beautiful view of the lagoon and The Heads and the best value in town.
Boot Camp strives to provide an outdoor venue and a facility in a natural and safe farm environment for children and adults to participate in sport, educational and recreational activities in a meaningful way.
All year round Self-catering holiday accommodation on the Knysna Lagoon. A true home from home affordable holiday. Sun Valley Place is a 3 Star Graded accommodation establishment by the TGCSA (Tourism Grading Council of SA) and is an Accredited and Approved Tourism Business by KnysnaTourism Board & CTRU (Cape Town Routes Unlimited) and is also registered with Knysna Town Council.
Forest Valley Cottages is sited 7mins, by car, from the lagoon, on the Cape Town side, then a scenic drive around to Knysna central, craft shops/malls/waterfront/restaurants/events etc. Casual luxury cottages, built high up, overlooking deep forested valleys and the mountains surrounding Knysna close-by, serviced by experienced housekeepers daily, there are fireplaces for chilly nights.
Knysna Pocket Breaks offers well appointed, affordable self-catering one and two bedroom apartments.