Leeward Waterway on Thesen Islands is a well-appointed, spacious holiday home overlooking the waterways on the peaceful residential estate of Thesen Islands in Knysna. The Thesen Islands estate offers 24-hour security and access control, as well as a variety of interesting shops and restaurants.
This house can accommodate up to 10 guests, and comprises 5 double or twin bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, a kitchen and dining area, and a lounge.
The kitchen is well-equipped for self-catering and includes a double-door fridge with freezer, a stove and oven, a microwave, a dishwasher and a washing machine. The dining area contains a ceiling fan, and a large 10-seater dining table and chairs. The lounge features a flat-screen TV with DStv. The lounge opens to a covered patio with outdoor dining furniture and braai facilities.
The house features a swimming pool and a wooden deck with outdoor furniture and views over the waterway. In addition, it has its own private jetty.
Fairmile Point Cottage is a neat self-catering unit with lagoon views located in the secure Thesen Islands marina development in the Knysna Lagoon. The unit is within walking distance of the town, and the famous Knysna Quays.
The unit can accommodate up to 4 guests and comprises 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and an open-plan kitchen, dining and living area. The first bedroom contains a king-size bed and an en-suite bathroom with a bath and a shower. The second bedroom contains a queen-size bed and a shower en suite.
The kitchen is well-equipped for self-catering with a stove and oven, fridge-freezer, microwave, kettle, toaster, and cutlery and crockery. The dining area contains a 6-seater dining table and chairs. The lounge contains a TV, and opens to a private west-facing deck with weber braai facilities and lagoon views.
Holiday Home on Crabclaw Island is a double-storey self-catering house located on the peaceful residential estate of Thesen Islands in Knysna. The Thesen Islands estate offers 24-hour security and access control, as well as a variety of interesting shops and restaurants.
The house can accommodate up to 8 guests, and comprises 3 en-suite bedrooms, and an open-plan kitchen, dining and living area. The first bedroom contains a double bed. The second bedroom contains 2 single beds. The third bedroom contains 2 double bunk beds.
The kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering and includes a stove and oven, a microwave, as well as a separate scullery with a washing machine, tumble-dryer, and a dishwasher. The living area is air-conditioned. The lounge contains a flat-screen TV and a ceiling fan.
The Dry Mill on Thesen Islands is a lovely self-catering apartment ideally located on the private Thesen Islands Estate in Knysna. Thesen Islands is within walking distance of the waterfront, the yacht harbour, and the town centre of Knysna.
The apartment can accommodate up to 4 guests and comprises 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and an open-plan kitchen, lounge and dining area. Each bedroom contains a double bed, and linen and bath towels are provided.
The kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering and includes a stove and oven, a fridge with freezer, a dishwasher and a washing machine, as well as a breakfast bar with stools. The comfortable living area contains a TV with DStv, as well as a dining table and chairs.
The living are opens out to a balcony with outdoor dining furniture, built-in braai facilities and lovely views. Undercover parking is available on-site.
Knysna Houseboats, at Thesen Islands in Knysna, offers fully equipped, self-drive houseboats to spend your holiday gently cruising along in Knysna’s beautiful and scenic tidal estuary. No experience or skipper’s license is required. All you need is an adventurous spirit and a love for the outdoors and we’ll make you captain of your own holiday.
The houseboats exceed all South African Maritime Safety Authority operational and safety requirements. They are your floating home-away-from-home. We have outfitted them to a high specification, so it is truly a comfortable experience. They offer everything you might need and are suitable for up to 4 adults or a family of 5.
Inside the houseboat, there is a fore-cabin with a double bed, storage space and bench seat that doubles as a child’s bed, a fully fitted galley (kitchen) with stove, oven, electric fridge, sink as well as all kitchen utensils, crockery and cutlery, compact heads (bathroom) with a hot shower, chemical toilet and basin, and a comfortable inside dining area that simply converts into a double bed. Amenities include all necessary bedding, a CD player, a captains handbook and safety equipment including life jackets, a first-aid kit and a fire extinguisher.
On the outside, there is an open lounge deck with a bimini and a braai facility as well as a rooftop sundeck with plenty of space for all passengers to sunbathe and enjoy the panoramic views.
Cherry Blossom Cottage on Thesen Islands is a self-catering cottage located on the peaceful residential estate of Thesen Islands in Knysna. The Thesen Islands estate offers 24-hour security and access control, as well as a variety of interesting shops and restaurants.
This cottage can accommodate up to 6 guests and comprises 3 double bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a kitchen and dining area, and a lounge. Each bedroom features an en-suite bathroom.
The kitchen is well-equipped for self-catering and includes a fridge with freezer, a stove and oven, a microwave. The lounge features a TV with DStv. The cottage is approximately 30 m away from the water’s edge.
Thesen Harbour Town Bliss is a luxurious and spacious self-catering penthouse overlooking the Thesen Harbour Town, ideal for a dream holiday. The penthouse is a short distance from various restaurants including île de païn, Tapas and Oysters, Sirocco, as well as boutiques, shops and art galleries. Whale and dolphin excursions and various tour operators can be found in the Knysna Waterfront and Knysna itself.
This stylish penthouse has an open-plan layout, and is an ideal couple’s getaway, where you can relax 24-hours a day in the romantically relaxed and vibey space.
The apartment contains a king-size bed, a work station with charging facilities, modern furniture, and a TV with DStv. The bathroom features a his-and-hers shower. The kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering and includes an electric hob and oven, a microwave, washing machine, fridge-freezer, dishwashing machine, and a tumble-dryer.
The apartment is well-ventilated and airy with light streaming in from most sides. The open-plan living area flows into a very private open balcony with braai facilities, that overlooks the Thesen Harbour Town. On-site private parking is provided. Wi-Fi internet access is available.
TH6 Long Street is a self-catering holiday unit located in Thesen Islands Harbour Town in Knysna. The main street of this commercial village features a wonderful mix of restaurants, boutiques, offices and apartments, and ends in a typical village square with a long scenic pier into the lagoon, which offers beautiful views over the lagoon, towards the town of Knysna town and its harbour.
The apartment can accommodate up to 5 guests and comprises 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, and an open-plan kitchen and living area. The main bedroom contains a queen-size bed, while the second bedroom contains a bunk bed and a single bed. The bathroom is fitted with a shower over bath, a toilet and a washbasin. All linen and towels provided.
The spacious kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering and contains a stove, oven, fridge-freezer, microwave, and cutlery and crockery. There is also a breakfast bar with stools. The lounge has a comfy lounge suite and a TV with selected DStv channels. The living area leads out onto a covered patio with outdoor dining and a built-in braai area.
Crab Claw Villa is a double-storey self-catering villa set on the lagoon on Crab Claw Island in the secure Thesen Islands marina development.
The villa can accommodate up to 8 guests and comprises 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, and an open-plan kitchen, dining and living area. The main bedroom contains a king-size bed and an en-suite bathroom with a bath and a shower. The second and third bedrooms each contain 2 single beds. These 2 rooms share a bathroom with a bath and a shower. The fourth bedroom is a separate studio that contains a double bed and a shower en suite.
The kitchen is well-equipped for self-catering with a fridge-freezer, stove and oven, microwave, and a scullery with a dishwasher. The dining area contains an 8-seater dining table and chairs. The lounge contains a TV and a fireplace, and opens to a deck with weber braai facilities, which in turn leads to the communal jetty.
Thesen Island Villa offers comfortable self-catering accommodation in a well-appointed 3-bedroom holiday villa in Thesen Islands Marina and Estate. The living areas flow out onto a covered braai area and a deck with a plunge pool. The villa is situated on a small side canal close to Thesen Harbour Town, and boasts a private jetty.
The tastefully furnished villa comprises 3 bedrooms. The main bedroom contains a king-size bed and the second and third bedrooms each contain 2 single beds. The villa also comprises a fully equipped kitchen with a fridge and a gas hob, as well as a washing machine and a tumble dryer for guests convenience. There is a separate preparation area with a filtered water tap, a preparation bowl, and a large wine fridge. The villa is equipped with fibre Wi-Fi, and a TV with selected DStv channels in the lounge and main bedroom. There is also a fireplace in the lounge.
Beach towels, sun loungers, and braai facilities, as well as linen, heaters and electric blankets for those cold winter months are provided. There are a variety of activities for guests to enjoy such as, tennis, squash, and a putting course on the estate. Other activities include fishing, swimming, paddling, a playground for the kids, a bird hide, and walks for nature lovers.
This luxurious penthouse apartment offers the ultimate in comfort, taste, views and amenities. The apartment is fully equipped for self catering and is within very close proximity of award winning restaurants on Thesen Islands like Ile de Pain, 34 Tappas and Oysters, Srocco and Quay 4.
The apartment has an open-plan living area that opens onto a spacious balcony overlooking the Knysna Heads. The kitchen has all major appliances, while the lounge offers a flat screen television and a surround sound system. Both the living area and the bedroom with its king-sized bed have air conditioning and heating facilities, and the kitchen and bathroom have underfloor heating.
The penthouse accommodation offers the discerning guest a combination of luxurious living and breathtaking views over the scenic Knysna Lagoon.
C32 Crabclaw Island is a self-catering holiday unit located in the world- famous Thesens Islands Blue Flag Estate and Marina, offering private beaches and boating canals lined with Cape Cod-style homes, a maze, bird hide, tennis courts, putting green and children’s playground. Thesens Islands offers 24-hour security.
The unit can accommodate up to 6 guests and comprises 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, and an open-plan kitchen and living area. The main bedroom has a double bed and access to a sunny deck with fantastic views over the canals. The second bedroom has 2 single beds, while the third bedroom has a bunk bed.
The kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering and contains a dishwasher, stove, oven, fridge-freezer, microwave, and cutlery and crockery. The dining area has seating space for 6 people, while the lounge has a comfy lounge suite and a flat-screen TV with selected DStv channels. Wi-Fi access is also available. The living area leads out onto a covered deck perfect for relaxing afternoons beside the water
Crab Claw Apartment is a neat self-catering unit with lagoon views located in the secure Thesen Islands development in the Knysna Lagoon. The unit is within easy reach of numerous shops, restaurants, activities and attractions and has easy access to the N2 highway.
The unit comprises 2 bedrooms and can accommodate 4 guests at a time. The main bedroom has a king-size bed and an en-suite bathroom fitted with a shower, toilet and basin. The second bedroom has a queen-size bed and also boasts an en-suite bathroom, fitted with a shower, toilet and basin.
The kitchenette is equipped with a fridge and microwave, ideal for heat-and-eat meals, as well as coffee- and tea-making facilities, crockery and cutlery.
The lounge has comfortable seating as well as a TV with DStv for guests’ entertainment. There is also complimentary Wi-Fi for guest’s use.
It walks out onto a patio with lovely views and comfortable furniture.
Guests have access to braai facilities as well as secure parking on a guarded estate.
Hammock Island Loft Apartment is a self-catering apartment located on Thesen Islands in the Knysna estuary. The marina boasts multiple design awards and has Blue Flag status. In addition, a wild bird hide, an 18 hole putt putt course, tennis and squash courts are available to you. A gated entrance, 24 hour security and off road parking make the islands a pleasure to explore.
The apartment has a private entrance and is up a flight of stairs. Three large rooms and a veranda overlooking the marina are yours to enjoy. The bedroom, with a king-size bed and block-out curtains, has a wall heater and overhead fan for your comfort. The en-suite bathroom includes a shower and his and her basins set in caeserstone. The kitchenette features a fridge-freezer, toaster, kettle, blender, juicer, double hotplate, filter coffee machine, and a microwave/grill/conv oven combo. The open-plan lounge area has a flat-screen TV, DVD recorder with over 50 DVDs to chose from as well as many novels and magazines. The verandah is west facing for cool outdoor breakfasts and beautiful sunsets!
Activities in the area include deep-sea fishing, swimming, boat cruises, whale watching and two Jack Niclaus golf courses; Pezula and Simola. A variety of mountain bike and walking routes exist all round Knysna in the natural forests. SUP boards and canoes can be hired nearby. Brenton offers 5 km of pristine undeveloped beach front, with the perfect uplift for paragliding or, to just suntan and enjoy.
Edgewater Studio offers comfortable self-catering accommodation in a tastefully furnished 1-bedroom, north-facing apartment with a small garden, situated on the waters edge. Edgewater Studio is situated on Thesen Island in Knysna, within walking distance from Thesen Harbour Town with its exclusive restaurants and shops.
The apartment comprises a bedroom with a queen-size bed, a bathroom with a shower-over-the-bath, and a small kitchenette with a microwave, a kettle, a toaster, and cutlery and crockery. The apartment features a patio with a gas braai, and a table and chairs.
At Thesen Island guests can spot elusive species from the bird hide, get active on the squash courts and tennis courts, practise putting on the 18th-hole putting course, or paddle through the waterways on the complimentary canoes. Guests can also visit Knysna Waterfront and the town of Knysna.
Taliesin is a beautiful 6-bedroom home situated right on the waters edge of the Knysna Lagoon, on Thesen Islands. During high tide, the water comes right up to the pool deck. The home is surrounded by mature, pretty gardens, is peaceful and private, and just a short walk away from Thesen Harbour Town.
S24 Saffron Island is a self-catering holiday unit located in the world- famous Thesens Islands Blue Flag Estate and Marina, offering private beaches and boating canals lined with Cape Cod-style homes, a maze, bird hide, tennis courts, putting green and children’s playground.
Enjoy a spectacular sunset from your private patio, or a relaxing canoe trip on one of the many water canals. Take a stroll along the many scenic water ways of the Islands, or relax on your wooden deck overlooking the blue waters of the Knysna Lagoon.
In the heart of the Garden Route, nestled between the town of Knysna and the famous Knysna Heads, lies Pumula Lodge – the place of rest. And, that is exactly what the visitor will find when entering the gates of Pumula.
The Knysna B&B, with its tranquil, parkland setting is the ideal place for local and overseas visitors alike. At Pumula you can get away from the hustle and bustle. It is difficult to imagine that you are only five minutes away from the centre of town.
Yet, the location allows for easy access to the many attractions in the area: from playing golf at one of the many world-class courses, to dining out, or if you’re feeling adventurous, hiking on one of the many trails in the area. The range of activities is extensive. Pumula Lodge is the closest B&B (600 m) to the Knysna Private Hospital.
Pumula Lodge with its informal, relaxed and friendly atmosphere further offers guests a tree-top breakfast, served in the well-appointed dining room.
Wake up to the twittering sound of birds, take a stroll through the garden with the resident guinea-fowl family going about their daily routine, relax next to the sparkling pool, enjoy a barbeque or sit on your own private balcony, sipping coffee or a sundowner.
Our Rooms Include: Private balcony overlooking the garden and sparkling pool, flat screen television, under carpet hearing, ceiling fans, safe tea and coffee maker. Non-smoking rooms. Our mattresses are regularly sanitised by Hygienitech.
Guinea fowl Lodge is perfectly situated, a mere two minutes walk to central town and the lagoon, yet off the busy Main Road. Enjoy spectacular views of the Knysna Heads and lagoon from the tastefully decorated bedrooms with own balconies.
Wayside Inn Knysna is centrally located, just a few metres away from shops and restaurants. It features elegantly decorated rooms and free off-street parking. It offers a complimentary buffet breakfast freshly prepared every morning.
Leeward Studio on Thesen Islands is a double-storey self-catering apartment located on the peaceful residential estate of Thesen Islands in Knysna. The Thesen Islands estate offers 24-hour security and access control, as well as a variety of interesting shops and restaurants.
Thesen Island Studio is a double-storey self-catering apartment located on the peaceful residential estate of Thesen Islands in Knysna. The Thesen Islands estate offers 24-hour security and access control, as well as a variety of interesting shops and restaurants.
The Lofts Boutique Hotel is located on Thesen Islands, situated right in the heart of the Knysna Lagoon. Knysna is part of the Garden Route and very well known for its golf courses, lagoon, forests, rivers and oceans.