Under Milk Wood
, on the shores of the famous Knysna Lagoon, lies a village of timber log chalets amongst majestic Milkwood trees.
The tranquil resort offers guests a haven of leisure and comfort, wonderful views of the lagoon and the Outeniqua Mountains in the background.
Under Milk Wood offers luxury timber log chalets on the shores of the Knysna lagoon and luxury Mediterranean style rooms.
Our beachfront offers an ideal setting for sunbathing and swimming. Sunloungers, umbrellas and canoes are available to our guests.
Hiking trails, birdwatching and fishing can all be enjoyed close by, as well as all the other attractions offered in Knysna.
Accommodation at Under Milk Wood:
Waterfront chalets - situated above the beachfront (about 5 meters back from the beach area).
Hillside chalets - situated amongst the Milkwood trees along the slope (about 50 meters back from the beach area) overlooking the resort.
Middle chalets - nestled between the waterfront and hillside chalets (10 to 20 meters back from the beach area).
All the chalets consist of two bedrooms with a queen bed in the main bedroom and two single beds in the second bedroom.
The chalets have fully equipped kitchens with all modern conveniences such as a microwave oven, fridge/freezer and stove/oven. The open plan lounge has a television with 4 local channels as well as MNET, Movie Magic, Supersport and Disney Channel/Animal Planet. Most chalets had one bathroom with a bath/shower & shower in the main bedroom.
Each chalet has its own sundeck and BBQ facilities. The chalets are serviced daily. Bed linen and bath towels are provided (guests to bring their own beach towels). We offer secure parking (only 1 parking bay per chalet) and on site security. Each chalet has its own mini safe and a telephone in the main bedroom.
Our beachfront offers an ideal setting for sunbathing and swimming. Sun loungers, umbrellas and canoes are available to our guests at no extra cost.
Under Milk Wood Activities:
- Water skiing
Under Milk Wood Map:
Under Milk Wood Guest Reviews
Average Guest Rating:
out of 5
based on 2
We found the accommodation at Under Milk Wood very comfortable and well maintained. The surroundings were also very nice and relaxing. There was only a small problem when a car took in our parking space. The staff tried to find out who the owner was but nobody seemed to know. Luckily there was an other parking space free for us.
Rating: Reviewed by Carina Van den Broeck over a year ago
A stunning location, the chalet was well furnished and staff very helpful and friendly. Although the chalets were quite close together it was incredible peaceful, the beach area a little haven and a joy to stay at.
Rating: Reviewed by Caroline Haines over a year ago
Other Accommodation near Under Milk Wood:
Accommodation options within 8km from Under Milk Wood include:
Number Eleven Self Catering Villa is tucked away at The Heads on the edge of the Knysna lagoon. This 5 star self catering house has recently been fully refurbished to a very high standard as part of the well established Milkwood Resort Collection.
Milkwood Bay is a self catering villa with direct access to a stunning beach on the Knysna Lagoon. This unique house offers breathtaking views across the tidal waters to the distant Outeniqua mountains.
Augusta Bay a five star guest house in Knysna is located on the Eastern Head with views over the lagoon ideal for the self drive and leisure travellers. They are busy with renovations to the house in front of Augusta Bay.
per person sharing
TwoAngels, situated at the water's edge of the Knysna Lagoon, is a magnificent 6 bedroom house plus 3 sea-facing cottages, offering the very best location on the South African coastline. This cozy & quiet spot has direct & private access to the Lagoon.
Paquita is a 3-bedroom self catering holiday house located on the shores of the Knysna Lagoon, with private access to the beach.