There are a number of different accommodation options available in Knysna during the Cycle Tour, including hotels, guesthouses, B&Bs and self catering apartments. We advise you to book your accommodation early to avoid disappointment!
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|Knysna Hollow Country Estate
Set on a secluded 3-hectare Country Estate just 5 minutes from the centre of Knysna, the hotel re-opened in October 2018 as a brand-new contemporary country retreat offering stylish accommodation with warm personal service and authentic dining in its casual restaurant, Social Eatery.
44 contemporary Garden Suites are situated in lush gardens and offer all modern amenities in a spacious and serene environment. These modern, air-conditioned rooms each feature satellite television, Nespresso® coffee stations, laptop safes, mini-bar fridges, L’Occitane guest amenities, king-size beds and private patios overlooking the gardens with two sparkling swimming pools.
A landmark in central Knysna, the Log-Inn is one of the largest timber-log structures in the Southern Hemisphere. It’s conveniently situated just a 5-minute walk from the Knysna Waterfront with its many restaurants, speciality shops, ferries and water-based activities.
The hotel boasts 38 double or twin rooms on the first floor and 19 family rooms on the second floor with double bed-size sleeper couches. All rooms have air conditioners, ceiling fans, heaters, electronic safes, remote controlled flat screen TVs, select DStv channels, hairdryers, tea & coffee making facilities, homemade biscuits and free Wi-Fi.
|Simola Hotel Country Club & Spa
Situated high in the hills overlooking Knysna…. an exhilarating sense of boundless space. That’s the feeling at the inspiring Simola Hotel in its serene position on the Simola Golf and Country Estate.
Leisure activities on the resort include a Spa with an indoor heated swimming pool and glass enclosed gymnasium. Outdoor enthusiasts can enjoy the rim flow, subtly heated swimming pool with bar facility.
Cycle the off-road routes in the forest surrounding the hotel. Enjoy the La Carte restaurant, Club Lounge and spectacular views from the Club Bar. Simola boasts a signature, Jack Nicklaus designed Golf Course.
|Westhill Luxury Guest House
Westhill is a 1920s Cape Dutch-style heritage property with three luxury en-suite guest bedrooms operated on a bed & breakfast basis.
The property boasts magnificent panoramic views over the Knysna Estuary and through the Knysna Heads to the Indian Ocean. Rooms have private balconies and en-suite bathrooms, fans and air conditioning, flat screen televisions with commercial DStv packages, tea and coffee making facilities, a laptop size safe, desk and dressing table, robes and slippers and a hairdryer.
Westhill also offers free Wi-Fi, a pool, a lockable store for golf clubs and sporting equipment, a secure area for parking bicycles, secure on-site parking (with CCTV), and a guest lounge.
|Blackwaters River Lodge
Blackwaters River Lodge is tucked away in a beautiful valley on the banks of the Goukamma River. It is surrounded by indigenous forest and conveniently situated just off the N2, 10 minutes from Knysna and Sedgefield and 15 minutes from Buffels Bay swimming beach.
The 4–star guesthouse has 20 beautifully decorated rooms. In the manor house there is a cosy lounge with a ladies bar, plasma screen television, full DSTV package and log fire for the winter months.
Guests at the lodge can enjoy dining at Earth & Fire Restaurant, bird watching, an indigenous tree walk, canoeing, stand up paddling, wine tasting, and Par 3 golf.
Surrounded by a lush paradise of indigenous forests, mountains, lakes and pristine beaches, Pezula offers unsurpassed luxury. With a Championship Golf Course on your doorstep and luxurious suites, an award-winning spa and a restaurant focussed on locally sourced dining, it’s easy to see why Pezula Hotel should be your Knysna luxury hotel of choice.
Pezula caters for every kind of traveller, from families to couples to groups of friends. The Suites and Villas are all beautifully designed, expertly decorated and feature complimentary Wi-Fi, air-conditioning and a number of other amenities and facilities, all expertly curated to give you a sense of luxury from the moment you put your luggage down.
|Brenton Haven Beachfront Resort
Experience a magical seaside stay with stylish accommodation. We offer exquisite self-catering accommodation as Beach Homes or Luxury Suites with sea views. Wake-up and breathe in the ocean spray while you enjoy coffee on your private deck overlooking the Bay.
The resort boasts a gym and outdoor pool, a quaint little deli, called Indigo Deli, with freshly baked croissants and pastries daily, and the beautiful Butterfly Blu restaurant where you can enjoy lunch, sunset cocktails or a candlelit dinner.
Brenton Haven is surrounded by beach and clifftop walks where you can unwind and connect with nature.
|Premier Resort The Moorings
Premier Resort The Moorings (Knysna) can be found on the banks of the Knysna lagoon. It offers private access to the lagoon for hotel guests as well as boat launch and docking facilities at the hotel. The area is serene in its secluded Knysna Heads setting, with spectacular views of indigenous forest. It is less than 3 km from the town’s centre.
Choose from a variety of four-star graded rooms and relax in utmost comfort in one of our deluxe one and two bedroomed suites, or your very own waterfront villa which is ideal for family stays or golfing groups. Enjoy culinary delights at the trendy Salmon Restaurant.