10 Best Guest House Accommodation Options in Knysna

Find The Best Guest Houses In Knysna!

Welcome to the stunning Garden Route, where the perfect blend of adventure and serenity awaits you. Knysna, a charming coastal town, is renowned for its mesmerizing lagoon, verdant forests, and rich culture. If you’re seeking a comfortable place to stay, look no further than our selection of the top 10 guest houses in the area. Let us provide you with an unforgettable experience during your visit to this picturesque town.

These guest houses are not your average bed and breakfasts. They’re a cut above the rest, offering guests a unique blend of comfort, style, and personality. From charming cottages to elegant villas, these guest houses will surely make your stay in Knysna one to remember. Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway or a family vacation, these guest houses have covered you. With all the amenities you need and more, they’re the perfect base to explore all that Knysna offers. So pack your bags, grab sunscreen and dive into the ten best guest houses in Knysna!

The Knysna Belle Guest House

Welcome to the magnificent Knysna Belle Guest House, located a mere stone’s throw away from the picturesque Knysna Lagoon. From here, you can enjoy breathtaking views of the Outeniqua Mountains. This luxurious 4-star accommodation offers a wealth of amenities, including a sparkling outdoor pool, complimentary internet, free private parking and even complimentary bikes or kayaks for scenic trips around Leisure Isle.

The rooms are exquisitely appointed, with satellite TV, a tea/coffee maker, a safety deposit box and even under-floor heating! Some rooms even boast a balcony or patio, with stunning views of the lagoon or garden.

In the morning, savour a delicious breakfast on the terrace, with views of the pool and garden. For those wishing to explore the area, lunch baskets can be arranged for a picnic on Leisure Isle’s white sandy beaches.

The Knysna Belle Guest House is only a 10-minute drive from Knysna centre, making it the perfect base for your stay!

Falcons View Manor

Indulge yourself in the luxurious and world-class service at Falcons View Manor, perched atop a hill offering breathtaking panoramic views of Knysna Lagoon – just 700 metres from the bustling town centre.

This chic and sophisticated accommodation boasts an outdoor pool, a library and complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel. Every air-conditioned room is tastefully decorated and equipped with digital TV, hot drink facilities, a hairdryer and a safety deposit box.

Start your day in the elegant dining room with a hearty full English breakfast and enjoy a varied international menu for lunch and dinner. When the weather is pleasant, you can also dine in the tranquil Tea Garden.

Falcons View Manor is conveniently located 1 km from Knysna Harbour, where you can rent a boat and explore the Knysna National Lakes Area. It is also just 5 km from Simola Golf Club, designed by the great Jack Nicklaus, and 38 km from Plettenberg Airport and 1 km from Knysna Railway Station.

Alexander Guest House

Indulge yourself in the ultimate hospitality experience at the magnificent Alexander Guest House. This premier, 5-star accommodation boasts opulent rooms and suites, all individually designed with the utmost attention to detail. With a spacious sun terrace for relaxation and an outdoor pool, you’ll be able to unwind in style.

The rooms are outfitted with all the luxuries you’d expect, including an en-suite bathroom, minibar, satellite TV and a surround-sound system, as well as a private deck and some even featuring a hot tub. With complimentary Wi-Fi throughout, you can stay connected. Plus, the suites offer stunning views of the sea.

In the morning, a delectable breakfast is served, and in the evenings you can enjoy a traditional braai (barbecue) as you watch the sun go down. The Knysna Waterfront restaurants are just a 10-minute drive away.

Situated on the spectacular Garden Route, you’ll find plenty of activities to enjoy nearby, such as fishing and scuba diving in the lagoon, or a round of golf at the Knysna Golf Course, less than 5 km away.

Parkes Manor

Experience a stay in a timeless, historical house at Parkes Manor, located a mere 2 km from the Knysna Waterfront. Enjoy the outdoor pool, comfortable lounge and bar, and large, verdant gardens with a tee-off and putting green for golfers. The suites are beautifully appointed with under-floor heating, a sofa, air conditioning, a desk, safe, and en-suite bathroom with a bath and shower.

Some suites even boast a view of the Knysna lagoon! Enjoy a delicious breakfast in the dining room, or request light meals in advance. An abundance of restaurants can be found within 2 km. Nearby attractions include the Knysna Heads, Simola Golf and Country Estate, and Brenton-on-Sea beach. Free WiFi and private parking are available, and the George Airport is within an hour’s drive.

Paradise Found

Discover your own little slice of paradise at Paradise Found! This peaceful accommodation is nestled at the end of a tranquil cul de sac, just 2 km away from the heart of Knysna and its picturesque waterfront.

Each unit boasts a balcony or patio with stunning views of the Knysna Lagoon, as well as satellite TV and a private bathroom with shower. There’s also a garden and BBQ facilities, plus free parking.

You’ll be just a 10-minute drive away from Thesens Island, so you can explore the area at your leisure.

Knysna Pearl View Guest House

In the heart of Knysna, just a stone’s throw away from Coney Glen Beach, Knysna Pearl View Guest House awaits you! This charming accommodation offers a bevy of amenities, including an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a lush garden, a shared lounge, room service, a restaurant, and a terrace. As if that wasn’t enough, there’s also a bar!

All of the rooms come equipped with a seating area, a flat-screen TV, a safety deposit box, a private bathroom with shower and free toiletries, and free WiFi (some rooms even have a city view). To top it off, a scrumptious buffet, continental, or Full English/Irish breakfast is served each morning.

You’ll also have access to a barbecue and a plethora of activities in and around Knysna, such as hiking, diving, and fishing. Knysna Heads is just a few steps away, and Pezula Golf Club is only 5.6 km from the property. If you’re flying in, the nearest airport is Plettenberg Bay, 33 km away, and the property even offers a paid airport shuttle service. So why wait? Book a stay at Knysna Pearl View Guest House today!

One on Bollard

Welcome to One on Bollard, a luxurious guest house situated in the beautiful town of Knysna! Our property is just a mere 30 metres away from the stunning Bollard Bay Beach, and is close to a number of popular attractions. Our accommodation offers an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a bar, a shared lounge and a sun terrace. We also have a garden, and provide free bicycles and kayaks for guests to rent.

Our guest rooms are complete with a patio that offers gorgeous garden views, air conditioning, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels and Netflix, a fridge, a kettle, a shower, a hairdryer and a desk. Each room also has a wardrobe and a private bathroom.

We offer a delightful continental or buffet breakfast, and Knysna Forest and Knysna National Lake Area are both within a short distance from the guest house. Plettenberg Bay airport is 25 kilometres away, and we provide a paid airport shuttle service.

Chez Pierre

Welcome to the delightful Chez Pierre in Knysna! Our accommodation offers delightful amenities such as free bicycles, a stunning seasonal outdoor pool, a lush garden and terrace, and a cozy shared lounge. Every room is equipped with a desk and a flat-screen TV, and some units boast breathtaking views of the mountains. Plus, each room comes with a coffee machine and a private bathroom.

Start your day with a delicious continental breakfast, and then explore the area with activities such as cycling, fishing and sightseeing at the nearby East Head with its stunning ocean views. George airport is a mere 50 km away and the property is equipped with an invertor generator so you can enjoy your stay without worrying about loadshedding.

Somervreug Guesthouse

Come and stay at the luxurious Somervreug Guesthouse, nestled in the stunning Knysna! With an outdoor swimming pool, free private parking, a lush garden, and a communal lounge, you’ll be living in ultimate comfort. Plus, you’ll be in close proximity to some of the area’s most incredible attractions – Simola Golf and Country Estate, Knysna Forest, Knysya Heads, and Pezula Golf Club!

Each of the guesthouse’s rooms is fully equipped with air conditioning, a cosy seating area, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a safe, a private bathroom with a bidet, complimentary toiletries and a hair dryer. You’ll also be provided with a kettle, and some rooms even have a balcony and city views. Bed linen and towels are also provided.

Delight in a delicious breakfast each morning, with buffet, Ã la carte and continental options. Then, explore the nearby Goose Valley Golf Club and Lakes Area National Park, or take a short trip to the nearby Plettenberg Bay Airport.

Friendz Guesthouse

Welcome to the Friendz Guesthouse in Knysna – a wonderful abode full of exciting amenities! Our accommodation is conveniently located within 5.8 km of the iconic Knysna Heads and 6.8 km of the breathtaking Pezula Golf Club. Plus, we offer free parking for those who are driving in.

Our property is a non-smoking haven that features family rooms and a beautiful garden, as well as a barbecue. Each room comes with a wardrobe, a flat-screen TV, air conditioning, a private bathroom with a hairdryer, bed linen and towels, and some rooms even come with a balcony.

We offer a delicious buffet or a Full English/Irish breakfast every morning. Plus, guests can enjoy activities such as windsurfing and cycling in and around Knysna. The Knysna Forest is 9.3 km away and the Goose Valley Golf Club is 33 km away. The closest airport is the Plettenberg Bay Airport, which is 29 km away.

Book Your Holiday Accommodation In Knysna With Garden Route Stays!

Booking your guest house accommodation with Garden Route Stays is the perfect way to experience the beauty and charm of the Garden Route. Our handpicked selection of guest houses offers a unique blend of comfort, style, and personality.

Each guest house is located in prime areas of the town, allowing easy access to the local attractions and activities. Whether you’re looking for a romantic getaway or a family vacation, our guest houses have something for everyone. With all the amenities you need and more, they provide the perfect base to explore all that the Garden Route has to offer.

So why wait? Book your Knysna guest house accommodation with Garden Route Stays today and get ready to make memories that will last a lifetime!


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