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From R1950

Fairhill Cottage, Knysna

Rates On Request

The Capri, Knysna

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The Loft – Boekenhout, Knysna


Summit Song – 15 Thesen Islands

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Ebb & Flow Studios, Leisure Island, Knysna

Rates On Request

Narnia Villa, Welbedacht, Knysna

R3000.00 p/d

Green Pastures

R8800 p/d

Parkes Lane – Leisure Island, Knysna

Rates On Request

Bitou House – Thesen Islands, Knysna

Rates On Request

Studio on Boekenhout, Knysna

Rates On Request

La Gard House – Knysna Heads – 12 George Rex Drive

Rates On Request

Eden House – Hunters Home, Knysna


2 Types of booking options available

Seacrest Villa & Seacrest Cottage

Holiday Listings Details

Fairhill Cottage

Holiday rental.

From R1950


With an absolutely stunning view, this lovely cottage is perfect for a truly relaxing holiday. Completely off the grid, comfortable beds, a fire pit and open plan kitchen, dining room and lounge make for a memorable stay. Located about 300m off the Rheenendal Road, this venue is still close to town but far enough away to make you feel you’re the only person on earth. Absolute privacy and nature are at your door step.

Sleeping four, the cottage is made up of two bedrooms, each with a king sized bed. There is a shared bathroom with a bath and shower. The living area is open plan with a dining room, lounge and kitchen. There is free WiFi but guests should note that there is no TV.

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Fairhill - Booking Enquiry

The  Capri

Holiday rental.

R435 – R770


Welcome to The Capri – a modern, tastefully decorated luxury room overlooking the Knysna Lagoon.

As an added benefit, our guest rooms are “green”, boasting solar power, gas geysers and water tanks. If load shedding should arise, you will still have the comfort of a warm shower and be able to work remotely in our dedicated space next door.

The next door room offers ample seating, desks, a small bar fridge and coffee and tea facilities should you need to work whilst here.

Tea and coffee is served to the room every morning at a pre-arranged time and “high” tea with snacks and cakes in the afternoons between 15h00 & 16h00. If arranged prior to arrival, we can offer delectable meals prepared fresh for you by our private chefs at an additional cost.

The room is fully serviced and has access to WiFi.

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The Capri - Booking Enquiry

Studio on Boekenhout

Holiday rental.

Rates On Request


This beautifully decorated studio is centrally located in a quiet cul de sac close to all local amenities. The beautiful pool area is where you will spend most of your time and is lovely for a dip after the beach. With two bedrooms and two bathrooms this is ideal for a small family or couple wishing to get away from it all. The second bedroom leads off the main bedroom area and has double doors leading to the pool area.

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Studio on Boekenhout - Booking Enquiry

The Loft – Boekenhout

Holiday rental.

Rates On Request


This beautifully decorated Loft overlooks the Knysna Lagoon and Heads. It is centrally located in a quiet cul de sac close to all local amenities. It is a perfect getaway for a couple and ideal for business travellers.

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The Loft - Booking Enquiry

Eden House – Hunters Home

Holiday rental.

Rates On Request


Situated in tranquil Hunter’s Home, this large country house comfortably sleeps 6 and offers the perfect quiet get away with its large expansive garden and settling ambiance. The open plan kitchen, dining room and lounge is large and perfect for entertaining or simply enjoying cooking a meal together. The veranda offers beautiful sunsets with the lagoon in the distance and the house is conveniently situated near Leisure Isle and the Heads as well as the Knysna & Pezula Golf Clubs.

There are three bedrooms. The first overlooks the garden with a double bed and bathroom with a shower. The second bedroom has two single beds and French doors which open onto a courtyard and shares a bathroom with both a bath and shower with the third bedroom with two ¾ beds.

The house offers full DSTV and Netflix via MiBox as well as 10MG WiFi.


The neighbourhood

Hunter’s Home is a lovely residential area located close to Leisure Isle and the Heads as well as the Knysna & Pezula Golf Clubs. Occasionally visited by the local wild life, you do have to be careful to close all your windows before leaving the house, lest you get some visitors!

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Eden House - Booking Enquiry

Parkes Lane – Leisure Island

Holiday rental.

R8800 p/d

R1800 pre and post clean and sanitise

3x Weekly Clean at R350 per day


This house is the perfect holiday getaway. Sleeping 8 people comfortably and with large entertainment areas and a spacious garden with a pool, you couldn’t wish for a more relaxing venue.

With three lounges (2 of which have TV’s and DSTV connection), WiFi, an outdoor firepit and built in braai this house is perfect! The garden also offers a jungle gym and trampoline for the kids and the large kitchen has every amenity. The bedrooms are all spacious with ample cupboard space.

There is optic fibre at the house, 2 fridge freezers and a gas hob in case Eskom goes on holiday  too.

This house requires a cleaner come in 3 days a week from 9am – 2pm at an additional cost of R350 per day. Don’t worry, she has her own key and can do your laundry and make everything perfect for you while you’re at the beach.

There are two completely separate units on the property that may be rented at the same time. These only share the parking area and you will have complete privacy.

Leisure Island is the jewel of Knysna with the only beach on the lagoon. To locals, it is known as a safe bathing area. It is centrally situated and close to the Heads, Coney Glen beach, Knysna Forests, championship golf courses, blue flag beaches, Knysna Waterfront, harbour and Knysna shopping areas. A little further afield is Buffalo Bay, Plettenberg Bay and Sedgefield.

Located close to the lagoon and beach, Flow is situated in arguably one of Knysna’s most beautiful and tranquil areas. Leisure Isle is host to three coffee shops, one of which is able to supply very basic amenities such as bread and milk. There is also a deli nearby. The island is also suitable for leisurely walks, cycling and Bollard’s Bay is a favourite for beaching and swimming with the locals (a very child friendly beach with little waves and a slow slope into the water).


Parkes Lane - Booking Enquiry

Ebb & Flow Studios – Leisure Island

Holiday rental.

Price On Request


Ebb & Flow are two holiday units that can be rented separately or as a whole. Both units emulate one another exactly, the only difference being that Flow can accommodate 2 more guests. Guests have access to a smart TV with full DSTV bouquet & WiFi as well as a lovely outdoor area. The lounge has double doors leading to the outside, perfect for those summer days and allowing in the sea breeze. Located on Leisure Isle, this is perfect for a small family getaway. The rooms have ceiling fans and share a bathroom with a shower.

Ebb can sleep 2 people in a king sized bed and Flow can accommodate 4 people in two rooms. The King sized bedroom and lounge/kitchenette are separated by a half brick wall. The kitchenette offers a two plate gas stove and an under counter fridge. Fan heaters are provided for those chillier evenings. There is a separate bedroom with 2 single beds


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Ebb & Flow Studios - Booking Enquiry

Narnia Villa – Welbedacht, Knysna

Holiday rental.

Price On Request


Located close to the Friday Night Market (a delightful place to eat and have a glass of wine on Friday evenings), Narnia is situated in arguably one of Knysna’s most beautiful and tranquil areas. This three bedroom house is perfect for your Knysna getaway with a large deck, perfect for sundowners, a pool and a well equipped kitchen with everything you could need. Each room has an en-suite bathroom and caters for a very comfortable stay.


The Village is a safe and secure environment for families and is located close to the town’s centre, where there is a lot on offer for entertainment, restaurants and shopping just a stone’s throw away.


The house is made up of a King bedroom with en-suite bathroom with a bath and shower. The second and third bedrooms are both queen sized, with en-suite bathrooms with a shower.

The open-plan lounge, dining room and kitchen is well equipped and boasts a fire place for those cooler evenings.


Perhaps the best space this house has to offer is the expansive deck with plenty of seating and a covered braai area with a pool below, perfect for entertaining and watching the sunset over the Knysna Heads.

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Narnia Villa - Booking Enquiry

6 Tidswell Avenue – Leisure Island, Knysna

Holiday rental.

Rates On Request


Delightful double story 4 bedroom home ideally situated on Leisure Island, close to the lagoon and Knysna Heads.

This spacious and private home consists of:

* Double automated garage
* A Fully equipped kitchen
* Comfortable lounge area with an Indoor Fire Place
* Full DSTV
* Dining room that leads onto a patio
* Large swimming pool with loungers
* 3 Spacious bedrooms upstairs (1 King, 1 Queen and 2 with 2 single beds).
* The main room has a large en-suite bathroom
* Two bedrooms leading onto a sunny balcony
* Separate flatlet

Availability and rates on request.

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6 Tidswell Avenue - Booking Enquiry

Bitou House – Thesen Islands, Knysna

Holiday rental.

Rates On Request


Located on the waters edge and close to the island’s exquisite beach (which offers swimming in little ripples of waves, braai facilities, and sunbathing), Bitou House is a double-storey home, nestled in inarguably one of Knysnas most beautiful, serene and tranquil areas. Thesen Island (with 24-hour security and access control) prides itself on a diversity of nearby restaurants and boutiques. The Island lends itself freely to leisurely walks, an array of birdlife, outstanding sunsets and sunrises, cycling, squash, golf (a putt putt course), a playground area, and tennis. Yoga is also on offer on the island (group classes for all levels and on certain days of the week).

Bitou House is self-catering, open planned and of a unique modern style. The downstairs lounge, dining room (6 seater table and chairs) and kitchen (equipped with an electric hob, microwave, oven, fridge and freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer) overlooks a deck with loungers. Alongside this is a larger decking area with outside table (seats 6), chairs (seats 6) and umbrella, as well as a Weber braai – a perfect spot for sundowners and entertaining!

Upstairs there is a more intimate lounge which opens onto a decked balcony, boasting phenomenal star gazing at night. Both lounges offer flat screen TVs with full DSTV packages, and WIFI is freely available.

Bitou House has three bedrooms and three bathrooms. The downstairs bedroom is a double length Queen and is an ensuite (includes a shower, bath, and double vanity). Upstairs are the other two bedrooms. The one is the exact mirror image of the downstairs, and down the passage resides a twin bedroom, with a bathroom and shower located opposite it. There are decked balconies off the two larger bedrooms too.

House keeping is available during your stay at a fee of R300 per day (upon request).

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Bitou House - Booking Enquiry

La Gard House – Knysna Heads – 12 George Rex Drive

This is a true holiday home with magnificent views of the lagoon! The beach is across the road and the East Head Café restaurant a 5 minute walkaway. The house has generous accommodation,entertainment areas, secure parking & a private garden.

This is a selfcontained property with control led access via a motorized gate which you will have a remote to operate. The property allows a generous and private garden with several patios to been joyed by you and your guests. The house itself is open plan and has all the modern appliances with utensils that one could want during your visit. The bedrooms are upstairs,each with beautiful views that open onto the deck area.There is a pathway directly across the road giving you access to the beach with a 1 minute walk.

Although listed as a three bedroom property, the house offers a downstairs unit with a further two twin bedrooms with a shared bathroom and small kitchenette for larger groups. 

Please contact us for booking enquiries and our rates. 

Guest interaction:

We have a caretaker who meets and greets you upon arrival with the keys and offers information on the property and the surrounding areas. Thereafter we are just a phone a call or message away if anything is needed.

Neighbour hood Overview: 

The Knysna Heads emerge from the raw power of the ocean to stand like tall sentries, guarding the picturesque lagoon and town. The ocean waters surge and crash dramatically through the passage between them, providing breathtaking views from so many different vantage points throughout the town and its outlying areas. Today, The Heads are a stunning sight to enjoy from a number of restaurants and provide the perfect backdrop for those indulging in water sports nearby. The East Head is the more accessible one, and visitors need only head to Leisure Isle and then follow the signposts to be part of the drama and scale of this headland. It boasts a number of stunning homes,which have incredible views, as well as a selection of great restaurants. East Head Café has indoor and outdoor tables that are all positioned to make the best use of these views. Blankets are provided so that, even when the seasons turn, visitors can enjoy delicious food or cocktails accompanied by worldclass views.

Getting around:

 Walking around is the best option or rent a bicycle for longer distances, your own transport is viable as the property has ample parking or arranging a taxi is also an option. Custom link(use for more photos) 

Bedrooms: 3 

Bed: 3  

Bathrooms: 2.5. 

For an additional fee, the house can accommodate larger groups in our downstairs unit which has two twin bedrooms that have a shared bathroom. Should you just wish to rent the top unit,the bottom unit will not be rented during your stay and you will have complete privacy.

La Gard House - Booking Enquiry

Green Pastures 

This gorgeous 3 bedroomed house is located in Green Pastures and can sleep 6 people. A fantastic covered braai area and lush garden makes this home perfect for entertaining or for having a quiet meal with the family after a long day at the beach.

The main bedroom is en-suite with a bath and shower. The second bedroom houses a double bed and the third has two single beds. Both of these bedrooms share a large bathroom with a bath.

The kitchen is equipped with a dishwasher, ice machine & washing machine and is well fitted with anything you may require.

For more information please contact us.


16 DEC – 14 JAN 2021

R3000 per night with R1200 cleaning fee.

WiFi, electricity, water and a maid twice a week included.

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Green Pastures - Booking Enquiry

Seacrest Villa & Seacrest Cottage

Seacrest Villa is an exquisite guesthouse situated on tranquil Leisure Isle inside the Knysna Lagoon with its’ everchanging tides flowing through the spectacular Knysna Heads. It is fully equipped, ensuring an extremely comfortable and relaxing holiday.

Close to the crystal clear waters’ edge and white sandy beaches, this home is the perfect choice. Guests enjoy scenic walks and cycling or sundowners on Bollards Bay Beach. The fabulous location allows enjoyment of all the tourist attractions that Knysna has to offer i.e. forest or beach walks, aquatic/sporting activities, numerous golf courses, as well as award winning restaurants, unlimited shopping, the renowned Knysna Waterfront and Harbour, game parks and sea & land adventure and nature activities. These are just some of the outdoor activities that will make your stay unforgettable. 

Leisure Island is the jewel of Knysna with the only beach on the lagoon.It is centrally situated and close to the Heads, Coney Glen beach, Knysna Forests, championship golcourses, blue flag beaches, Knysna Waterfront, harbour and Knysna shopping areas. A little further afield is Buffalo Bay, Plettenberg Bay and Sedgefield

The Villa offers free uncapped WiFi, full bouquet DSTV, flat screen LED smart T.V’s, BBQ facilities and private parking.

The Villa has 4 ensuite bedrooms which are luxuriously stylish and bright, 3 king size and one twin room. The cottage has 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom, 1 queen and the other twin. Seacrest is perfect for small groups, which can rent the entire guest house and cottage or individually. Each openplan kitchen features a gas oven, fridge freezer, tumble dryer, dishwasher and microwave.

The Villa offers an outdoor seating area and opens beautifully into the dining room and kitchen area making for a lovely entertainment venue. There is a weber braai availablef or your use though we ask that you please supply your own charcoal.The house and cottage both have alarms and secure parking is provided for two cars,though more can easily park outside of the garage and in space that is demarcated outside of the property

Interaction with guests:

We do not live on the property but would be happy to help you with anything you may require. We are available to make suggestions for day trips and outings as well as restaurants. We will be there for your check in and to show you where everything is, and we are always available on our cell phones should you need anything

Other things to note:

This property is not wheelchair friendly.

No smoking please 

No pets please.

No noise after 11pm

Seacrest Villa - Booking Enquiry

Summit Song – 15 Thesen Islands


This exquisite home is located on Thesen Island. The house boasts being across the road from the Club house which has a playground, tennis and basketball courts and more as well as its own mooring and it is a mere stones throw from a private beach. Sleeping 6 and well equipped, it is perfect for your holiday requirements.

The space

The house has two bedrooms, a King and a twin bedroom, both of which are ensuite. Adjoining the house is a beautiful cottage with ensuite bathroom and large sliding folding doors with beautiful views. The house has its own boat mooring and slipway so you are able to bring your boat if you have one. There is a gas fire, indoor braai area, DSTV and WiFi. There is also a double and single kayak available for guest use. Should you have a young baby/toddler, a camp cot is also provided.The kitchen is well equipped and has a Nespresso coffee machine.

Guest interaction

We do not live on the property so will meet you there with the keys. We are available during your stay for any questions you may have.

Neighborhood overview

Thesen Island is a secure estate with gated access. It has beautiful tree lined streets and is extremely safe for children to ride their bikes or go to the playground. Just across from the house is the Clubhouse. There one can find an extralarge chess set, tennis and basketball courts, a soccer field,playground and more! Thesen Island is home to the most fantastic restaurants and also has an array of boat cruises on offer. Not far from Thesen Island is the Knysna Waterfront which has some truly unique shopping on offer as well as assorted beautiful restaurants. You really don’t have to cook on this holiday if you don’t want to!

Getting around

Thesen Island has slow speed limits for the safety of your children. The roads are beautiful to walk along and many canals to explore.

Rooms and spaces

Bedrooms: 3

Bed: 4

Bathrooms: 3.5

Additional areas: 6

All areas are just for guests









Indoor fireplace

Summit Song - Booking Enquiry




R1500/day with R5000 deposit refundable at end of stay.

*Pet friendly.

  • Double bedroom plus a twin bedroom
  • Lounge with sleeper sofa
  • Dining room for 6
  • Kitchen
  • Spacious wrap-around entertainment deck.
  • 2 sets of triple French doors which open up to allow the forest and the chalet to seamlessly blend.
  • Private fynbos garden with own braai and your own exclusive splash pool.
  • Beautiful views of the Garden of Eden

 Located between Knysna and Plettenberg Bay, just 10-15 minutes from either town.

Offering a pristine forest and spectacular views, the farm is over 200 acres. There is plenty of space to run and explore, and there are also some of the best cycles and hikes really close by.

This two bedroomed cottage is completely private, fully furnished and equipped and has fast fibre wifi making remote working effortless.

Open plan lounge/dining room/kitchen, private deck, garden, braai area and splash pool. Satellite Dishes are connected to each unit so DSTV decoders can be brought along.

In the cottage each piece of furniture, chair, table, cupboard, light-fitting, etc has been hand-made by the local community. The chalets are named after indigenous plants & trees, and each offers privacy, tranquility and magnificent views. Each unit has it’s own private splash pool

Available 1 December 2020

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Candlewood - Booking Enquiry


The rate is R1,500.00 a night with a minimum of a ten day booking. Additional costs are a R1200 cleaning fee and a R5000 security deposit refundable on departure. Available from the 14th of December to the 4th of Jan.

This quaint two bedroomed apartment is located conveniently on the edge of town. With views of the lagoon and an open and spacious living area, one’s holiday would be very comfortable in this flatlet. Located in a secure and gated complex, there is private access to the lagoon within a 100m walk. The main bedroom has a queen-sized bed with ensuite bathroom with shower. The second bedroom has two single beds and a bathroom with a bath and shower. Both have fans for those hot summer days. The open plan kitchen has an electric hob and oven as well as a dish washer and washing machine. WiFi is included. One parking bay is available at the flatlet with additional parking in the general parking area. A small balcony has a built-in braai and offers lovely views of the lagoon – perfect for sundowners after a day at the beach!

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Waterways - Booking Enquiry


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