10 Best Knysna Lagoon Accommodation Options

Garden Route Beachfront Accommodation, Knysna

Welcome to Knysna, home to the breathtaking Knysna Lagoon and an array of exciting activities and attractions. If you’re planning a trip to this beautiful part of South Africa, you’ll want to find the perfect place to stay that captures the area’s essence. Knysna Lagoon accommodation offers a chance to immerse yourself in this charming town’s natural beauty and laid-back atmosphere.

Imagine waking up to the sound of seabirds and the gentle lapping of the water, then stepping out onto your balcony or patio to take in the stunning views of the lagoon. With various properties available, including hotels, guest houses, and self-catering chalets, you can choose the type of Garden Route beachfront accommodation that best suits your needs and budget.

So whether you’re seeking a romantic getaway, a family vacation or a solo adventure, Knysna Lagoon accommodation has something for everyone. Start planning your trip today, and get ready to fall in love with this enchanting destination.

Isola Bella Guest House

Knysna Lagoon Guest House accommodation. Isola Bella, a charming guesthouse situated on the water’s edge of Leisure Isle, within the breathtaking Knysna Lagoon, a beloved vacation destination along the stunning Garden Route of Western Cape, boasts its beach on the Indian Ocean, right by the majestic Knysna Heads. The property’s luxurious and stylish bedrooms, each with its private bathroom, are the perfect retreat for small groups looking to rent the entire guesthouse.

The surrounding area, with its abundance of recreational activities, including golfing, fishing, surfing, forest walks, hiking, game drives, mountain biking, and swimming, is perfect for couples seeking a romantic getaway.

This is the favourite part of Knysna for many of our guests, as evidenced by the high ratings they have given the location in independent reviews – a 9.8 for a trip for two.

Under Milkwood Resort

Knysna lagoon self-catering chalets. Located on the shores of the picturesque Knysna Lagoon, surrounded by milkwood trees, Under Milkwood Resort offers cosy wooden chalets equipped with fully-equipped kitchens, private sundecks, satellite TVs, and work desks. Guests can relax on their private balconies and enjoy breathtaking views of the lagoon and the surrounding landscape, with the sandy beach just steps away.

Situated just 6 km from the charming town of Knysna, part of the famous Garden Route on the South-East coast of South Africa, and a short drive from the Pezula Championship Golf Course, this property is perfect for couples seeking a romantic getaway. With free private parking available on-site, it’s no surprise that this is a favourite destination for many of our guests, according to independent reviews, who have rated the location a 9.6 for a trip for two.

Amanzi Island Boutique Hotel

Hotel Accommodation on Knysna Lagoon. Situated at the tip of Leisure Island, with breathtaking views of the Knysna Lagoon, Amanzi Lodge offers an outdoor pool and sun-soaked terrace for guests to relax. The hotel’s spacious and sunny rooms come equipped with air conditioning, satellite TV, and private en suite bathrooms stocked with complimentary toiletries.

Guests can take in the stunning scenery by borrowing bikes or canoes from the hotel or unwind by the pool and savour a drink while gazing out at the lagoon. There are three courses within a 20-minute drive from the hotel for golf enthusiasts, and the Knysna Elephant Park is just 26 km away.

With free private parking on site, Amanzi Lodge is a favourite destination for couples looking for a romantic getaway, according to independent reviews, which have given the location a rating of 9.7 for a trip for two.

Bollard Bay House

Bed & Breakfast Accommodation on Knysna Lagoon. With its ideal Knysna location, Bollard Bay House provides opulent lodgings next to the serene Knysna River, replete with an outdoor pool and bar. The stylish guest rooms, which emit a beach vibe with their white furniture and marine-hued finishes, are furnished with flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, tea and coffee-making amenities, and private bathrooms with hairdryers and complimentary bathing products.

Additionally, visitors may unwind in their outdoor sitting area and enjoy the water activities nearby. Bollard Bay House has a garden, patio, and communal lounge in addition to several on-site and nearby activities, including cycling and hiking.

Independent reviewers have awarded this bed & breakfast a 9.8 for a vacation for two, and its position within 5.8 km of Pezula Golf Club, 4.2 km away from Linsay Castle near Noetzie Beach, and 25 minutes drive from Simola Golf Course makes it a popular among couples seeking a romantic retreat.

TH39 Thesen Islands

Holiday home accommodation on Knysna Estuary. The lovely town of Knysna is home to TH39 Thesen Islands, which provides beachfront rooms with a patio, barbeque amenities, and free WiFi. Simola Golf and Country Estate are just 7.8 kilometres away. The vacation house has a Blu-ray player in addition to a fully equipped kitchen with a fridge, oven, and dishwasher; a huge living room with a sitting area and dining area; two bedrooms; and two magnificent bathrooms featuring showers and bathtubs in each of them.

Towels and bed linen are supplied for comfort and convenience at no additional cost. In addition, guests may take advantage of the complimentary private parking and participate in activities like trekking and angling in the nearby region. The vacation house is situated approximately 8.1 kilometres away from Knysna Heads and 8.3 kilometres from Knysna Forest.

The Plettenberg Bay Airport is located 32 kilometres away from the vacation home. The high score of 9.8 for a vacation for two offered by independent evaluations proves that this facility is incredibly well-liked by couples looking for a romantic holiday.

Leisure Isle Lodge

Leisure Isle Lodge is an ideal destination for travellers seeking luxurious accommodations in Knysna. The lodge is located on Bollard Bay and offers stunning views of the surrounding gardens, swimming pool, and bay. Guests can enjoy a range of amenities, including a heated swimming pool, spa and wellness centre, and a fine dining restaurant, Daniela’s.

The lodge’s spacious and tastefully furnished rooms feature separate sitting areas and private restrooms and offer free Wi-Fi access. The resort also provides free parking in a separate lot.

Located just 3 kilometres from Knysna Heads and 10 kilometres from the town centre, Leisure Isle Lodge is a convenient base for exploring the surrounding area. The Featherhead Nature Reserve is 24 kilometres away, while Plettenberg Bay is 35 kilometres distant.

According to guest reviews, Leisure Isle Lodge is a popular choice among couples, who have rated it highly as a vacation spot for two people. If you’re looking for the perfect place to stay in Knysna, look no further than Leisure Isle Lodge. Book your Knysna accommodation today and experience all these luxurious resort offers.

La Maison du Bonheur

Self-Catering Apartment Accommodation on Leisure Isle. On Leisure Isle in Knysna, only 50 meters from Bollard Bay Beach, you’ll find the large and fully-furnished apartment, La Maison du Bonheur. This apartment provides guests stunning views of the surrounding garden, complimentary high-speed Internet access, and on-site car parking at no additional cost.

On the lower level of this apartment is a loft room with a double bed and an attached bathroom. On the top level is a room with two single beds that can be converted into a loft bed. There is a dining space, a fully supplied kitchenette with all the necessary appliances, and a terrace that is both furnished and equipped with barbeque facilities.

La Maison du Bonheur is an excellent place to use as a home base to explore the local region because of its location at 600 meters from Viewpoint & Picnic and 1.1 kilometres from Knysna Heads. The area offers a wide variety of recreational opportunities, some of the more popular of which include golfing, canoeing, fishing, and cycling. There is a distance of 63 kilometres between you and George Airport.

Reviews left by tourists who have been to Knysna indicate that this area is very well-liked by those who have been there. It is unnecessary to search any farther than La Maison du Bonheur if you are seeking a place to stay in Knysna that is both cosy and handy. Make your reservations as soon as possible to take advantage of all this apartment offers.

The Knysna Belle Guest House

Guest House Accommodation On Knysna Lagoon. The Knysna Belle Guest House, located a short distance from the Knysna Lagoon, offers guests stunning views of the Outeniqua Mountains and amenities such as an outdoor pool, complimentary internet access, and private parking. The 4-star establishment features rooms equipped with satellite television, a coffee and tea maker, a safe, and underfloor heating.

Some rooms also boast a balcony or patio with views of the lagoon or gardens. The guest house serves a hearty breakfast on its terrace, which boasts views of the pool and gardens, and can also arrange packed lunches for those who wish to enjoy a picnic on Leisure Isle’s sandy beaches. The Knysna Belle also has an outdoor swimming pool surrounded by loungers and landscaped gardens, and provides complimentary bikes and kayaks for guests to use on scenic excursions around Leisure Isle. The guest house is just a 10-minute drive from the centre of Knysna and is highly rated by previous guests.

Leisure Isle Seaside Cottage

Leisure isle self-catering cottage accommodation. Knysna is home to the quiet vacation property, Leisure Isle Seaside Cottage. This residence may be found on the beaches of Leisure Isle. The house has a lawn and a patio, and the living space of the three-bedroom home includes a fireplace, a flat-screen TV, and comfy couches. In addition, the unit comes fully furnished.

In addition, visitors are welcome to use the BBQ facilities and the fully-equipped kitchen, which has a dishwasher. On Leisure Isle, the vacation rental property is well situated next to a restaurant and a grocery shop, and the city centre of Knysna can be reached in a matter of minutes by car.

In addition, guests staying at Leisure Isle Seaside Cottage have free access to canoes, and the surrounding region is known for its many opportunities for cycling. In addition to the three golf courses in the surrounding region, there are bowling alleys and tennis courts close by.

Knysna the Heads is 800 meters away, while the Knysna Waterfront is 3.9 kilometres away from the house, which has garnered great appreciation from past visitors.

On the water – Thesen Island Accommodation

Self-Catering Apartment Accommodation on Knysna Lagoon. On the water – Thesen is a beautiful property featuring a tennis court in the picturesque town of Knysna. The property is situated just a short distance from several popular attractions, including Simola Golf and Country Estate (7.8 km), Knysna Heads (8.1 km), and Knysna Forest (8.3 km). Guests can enjoy stunning waterfront views from the balcony of this beachfront property, which also provides free private parking.

The air-conditioned apartment at On the water – Thesen comprises two bedrooms, a living room, a fully-equipped kitchen complete with a fridge and coffee machine, and two bathrooms stocked with bath amenities and free toiletries. The apartment has a TV offering satellite channels, and guests can use the sun terrace and children’s playground on site.

Golf enthusiasts will appreciate the proximity of Pezula Golf Club (9.1 km) and Goose Valley Golf Club (36 km). Plettenberg Bay Airport is a convenient 32 km away for travellers arriving by plane. Previous guests, particularly couples, have highly rated the location of On the water – Thesen, giving it a perfect score of 10 for a two-person trip.


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Book Your Knysna Beachfront Accommodation with Garden Route Stays!

In conclusion, look no further than Garden Route Stays if you’re looking for the perfect Knysna lagoon accommodation. Located in the heart of the beautiful Garden Route, Knysna is a popular destination for travellers looking to experience the natural beauty of South Africa. With various options available, including guest houses, bed and breakfasts, and self-catering apartments, Garden Route Stays has something for everyone. And with the added convenience of being able to book online, you can easily secure your ideal Knysna accommodation from the comfort of your own home.

Beachfront accommodation in Plettenberg Bay is an excellent option for travellers staying near the beach in this beautiful South African town. Plettenberg Bay is about a 20-minute drive from Knysna, and offers a range of accommodation options right on the beach, giving you easy access to the sand and sea.

Overall, if you’re planning a trip to the Garden Route, make sure to book your accommodation with Garden Route Stays. The wide range of options and the convenience of online booking make it easy to find the perfect place to stay in Knysna, Plettenberg Bay, or Wilderness.