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A small town with a big presence. Knysna has a well-deserved international reputation as the Garden Route`s vacation hot-spot.

It remains a character full village set in an area of outstanding natural beauty, yet offers an astonishing array of activities and attractions. Choosing how to spend your time may well be the hardest part of an unforgettable holiday.

Your options are endless: outdoor activities to suit each pace, world class arts and crafts, thrilling adventures, gourmet restaurants and food markets, unusual shopping, captivating history and exciting festivals. Then add to this the view of Knysna`s famous lagoon and estuary, framed by the Outeniqua Mountains and surrounding indigenous forests.

Explore at your leisure, and then relax at the three-star Graywood Hotel. Centrally situated, this small, stylish hotel is walking distance from both the vibrant town centre and Knysna Waterfront. We look forward to welcoming you to Knysna in person soon.

Accommodation at Graywood Hotel:
The Graywood Hotel`s 49 tastefully decorated en-suite bedrooms invite you to unwind in comfort, style and tranquillity.

Each room is equipped with air-conditioning, electronic safes, remote control TV`s (DSTV), direct dial telephones, hairdryers and tea and coffee facilities.

To ensure a comfortable stay, the hotel also offers the use of a licensed bar, swimming pool and wooden sun deck, surrounded by a beautifully manicured courtyard garden.


Knysna nestles on the banks of a beautiful lagoon in the heart of South Africa's popular Garden Route. Surrounded by ancient indigenous forests, tranquil lakes and golden beaches, this popular holiday destination is a haven for nature lovers and is a world-class playground for adventure and outdoor enthusiasts.

At the same time, the quaint and atmospheric town is bursting with alternatives for those who prefer to immerse themselves in culture, history, arts and crafts, shopping and the pursuit of culinary excellence.

The Graywood Hotel is a short 300m walk from both the town centre and Knysna Waterfront, which is the departure point for boat cruises and ferry rides to the Knysna Heads and Featherbed Nature Reserve.

Facilities & Services available:

Bar on the Premises
Parking (off-street - covered)
Other Language
Communal Television
Communal Satellite TV
Swimming Pool
No Pets Allowed


From George:
Turn right into Waterfront Drive at the first traffic light, next traffic light turn left into Gray Street. 200m further on the right hand side you will find The Graywood Hotel.

From Plettenberg Bay:
At the 3rd Traffic light turn left into Waterfront Drive. 2nd Traffic light turn right into Gray Street, 200 m further on the right hand side you will find The Graywood Hotel.

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  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM