In the heart of the Garden Route, nestled on the shores of the famous Knysna Lagoon, with dramatic views, lies this exclusive five star The St James of Knysna
The Hotel boasts a superb dining room and well stocked wine cellar. Country style breakfasts, light lunches, teas and snacks are also served on the various patios and terraces.
The Paquita Bar, with its lagoon facing patio is a warm and friendly meeting place.
Set in magnificent gardens, this privately owned Country House Hotel has two swimming pools. Other recreational facilities include Boating picnics, Sundowner cruises, Water skiing, Swimming, Games room, Angling, Shopping & Tavern Tours.
Accommodation at The St James of Knysna
The suites have been luxuriously furnished and styled for ultimate comfort, most with uninterrupted views of the Lagoon. Each suite has a superb bathroom, a spacious lounge, satellite television and telephone.
The Manor House:
At the Manor House you’ll find the luxurious George Rex and Lady Anne Suites, both situated on the first floor boasting large lagoon facing balconies. Along with these you’ll find two garden facing Deluxe Suites and a smaller double Room. Downstairs you’ll find the Twin Palms Restaurant, Paquita Bar, Main Lounge and Reception.
The Courtyard, which is adjacent to the Manor House, consists of 4 Superior Suites, 3 of which are Lagoon facing, all with balconies are located on the upper floor and 3 Deluxe Lagoon facing Suites and two Junior Suites nestle around the Mediterranean courtyard with a private swimming pool.
All Suites & Rooms are equipped with the following:
- Separate bath & shower
- Mini bars
- 2 Bath Robes
- Welcoming Fruit Basket
- Tea / Coffee Making Facilities
- Direct Dial Telephones
- Television (DSTV - Satellite - 13 Channels)
- Security Safes
- Iron & Ironing Board
Facilities & Services:
- Ironing Service
- Dining room
- Bar on the Premises
- Parking (off-street - covered)
- Other Language
- Mini Golf
- Communal Television
- Horse Riding
- Swimming Pool
- Communal Satellite TV
The St James of Knysna Activities:
Enjoy a Sundowner cruise, water-skiing or sightseeing on the Knysna Lagoon from our private jetty.
Facilities available in the immediate area:
- Beautiful unspoilt beaches
- Forest walks & trails
- Deep Sea Fishing
- Deep Sea Sailing
- Whale Watching in season
The St James of Knysna Map:
The St James of Knysna Guest Review
Average Guest Rating:
out of 5
based on 1
The facilities were first class, the service given and the food was beyond words.
Rating: Reviewed by Malcolm Harrison over a year ago
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