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The Victorian Charm of the Historical Knysna Manor House guest house can be seen as soon as soon as one sets eyes on this 100-year-old B&B. From the original yellowwood floors, to the character of each individual room, the Victorian theme is carried throughout our enchanting B&B.

Our Bed and Breakfast consists of thirteen en-suite rooms that are lovingly furnished and equipped with all the comforts that you would expect at home.

There are three different levels, the top floor - consisting of four en-suite rooms, the main floor - consisting of the lounge, dining room, reception and another four en-suite rooms, and lastly the back entrance level, that has another five en-suite rooms

The wooden deck is a comfortable place to relax and enjoy the magnificence of Knysna. Enjoy your breakfast on beautiful warm morning or alternatively sip on afternoon sundowners and watch glorious sunsets from this prime position overlooking Knysna.

In our homely dining room you can enjoy a scrumptious full English breakfast and if you dont feel like eating out, or are sick of restaurant food, you may enjoy a braai at our secluded entertainment area. Braai packs, salads, charcoal, cutlery and crockery can be pre-arranged with Brenda (please ensure you give ample notice).

An enclosed downstairs patio is for you to enjoy the company of friends and family. This is adjacent to the private braai facility that is exclusively available for the relaxation of our guests.

Secure parking is situated at the back of the B&B. Guests have direct access from the back of the house and parking area.

For a nominal fee, a shuttle service is available from George airport to your accommodation. We can arrange trips to the any of the magnificent golf clubs on the Garden Route and we are also available to show you the enchanting sights of Knysna.

Anthony can advise our guests about the various tourist attractions and will enthral you with his ever-growing knowledge of the history of the Knysna and the Garden Route

Our home overlooks the Knysna Lagoon and is within walking distance to banks, shops, restaurants and the Waterfront.

Come and experience personal service at Knysna Manor House guest house, a pearl in the oyster bed of Knysna

Services include:
- Business Services
- Internet Access
- Airport shuttle service
- Room Cleaning Service
- Laundry Service
- Tourist Information Desk
- Wireless Internet

Additional Facilities
- Hotel Bar
- TV Room / Lounge
- Non Smoking Establishment
- Laundry facilities
- Open Parking
- Private Garden / Patio
- Secure parking
- NEW - Swimming Pool added in September 2008
- NEW - Deck has been extended offering guests stunning views of the Knysna Lagoon and Heads

Activities:

Anthony can advise our guests about the various tourist attractions and will enthral you with his ever-growing knowledge of the history of the Knysna and the Garden Route. High adrenaline experiences can be participated in by bungee jumping off the Bloukrans Bridge, Mountain Biking or participating in a canopy tour

Knysna lies in the heart of the Garden Route, home to the Famous Knysna Lagoon and Knysna Heads and of course OYSTERS.

For the thrill seeker, the Worlds highest Bungee jump is situated in the Tsitsikamma Forests. Experience every emotion whilst plunging 219m off the Bloukrans Bridge. For the adventurer that is not prepared to jump, why not try gliding 30 metres above the forest on a Canopy Tour.

The Garden Route is ideal for Mountain Biking fanatics, with organised Forest Tours.

Knysna and the Garden Route is a paradise for Golfers with Knysna being home to the Jack Nicklaus Simola Golf Estate, Pezula Golf Estate and Knysna Golf Club. Further afield you will find the Ernie Else designed Oubaai, Course, Pinnacle Point, Goose Valley and of course Fancourt.

A relaxing boat ride across the Knysna Lagoon is a great way to watch the sunset, or you can go on a tour to the Famous Featherbed Estate. For water sports fanatics, why not try skiing or kite surfing.

Although Knysna does not have any swimming beaches, they are only a 10 minutes car ride away.

Local craft and curio shops in Knysna are a mere two-minute walk from our guesthouse, as are the local pubs and restaurants. Knysna Waterfront boasts many exclusive shops and a variety of restaurants.

Cancellation Policy:

Cancel on arrival or during the 100% of total 0 - 14 days before date of arrival, no show - full deposit paid
Cancel 15 - 28 days before date of arrival - 50% of full quote value
Cancel 28 + days before date of arrival - 25% of full deposit

Facilities & Services available:

Babies
Children under 12
Elderly
Honeymoon Couples
Laundry Service
Ironing Service
Self-Braai / Barbecue
Bar on the Premises
Cots available
Fax & Photocopy Machine
Fireplace on the Premises
Garden
Library
Internet Access
Parking (off-street - open)
Tourism Information Desk
Wi-Fi
Afrikaans
English
Xhosa / Zulu
Communal Television
Communal Satellite TV
Swimming Pool

Rooms and Units Available:

Single - We have one single ensuite room, ideal for the businessperson looking for the comforts of home.

Double - Four ensuite double rooms, each lovingly furnished to make your stay as comfortable as we can.

Twin - We have a choice of 3 unique ensuite twin rooms in the main house and two outside twin room, each with their own individual character.

Family - Each of our three ensuite family rooms are fitted with both a king-size and a set of twin beds and all the comforts of home.

Double
Each of our double rooms is comfortably furnished with either a King or Queen size bed. Additional blankets and towels are standard extras as are the complimentary tea / coffee making facilities.
Amount of similar units: 3
Sleeps 2 Adults

Room for 4
Our rooms consist of both a king size and a set of twin beds. Each room has a priivate ensuite bathroom and each room has the standard extras of a fan, heater, additional blankets and complimentary tea / coffee making facilities.
Amount of similar units: 3
Sleeps 4 Adults

Single
A single room, perfect for the single business person or traveller. Fitted with the comforts of home, including additional blankets, heater, fan and complimentary tea / coffee making facilities.
Amount of similar units: 2
Sleeps 1 Adult

Twin
Each twin room has an ensuite room and each one is fitted with all the comforts including extra blankets, heaters, fans and complimentary tea / coffee making facilities to make you feel at home.
Amount of similar units: 2
Sleeps 2 Adults

Twin Outside
Each twin room has an ensuite room and each one is fitted with all the comforts including extra blankets, heaters, fans and complimentary tea / coffee making facilities to make you feel at home.
Amount of similar units: 2
Sleeps 2 Adults

Latest Reviews

Accommodation was of a very high standard and spacious. The owners were very welcoming and helpful and provided a friendly and excellent level of service.
Patrick Moloney May 2008

Directions:


From the Main Street (N2):
If approaching from Plettenberg Bay, at the 5th set of traffic lights turn right into Gray street and first left into Fichat street - proceed to no 19.

If approaching from Cape Town, at the second set of traffic Lights turn left into Gray street, and first left into Fichat street - proceed to no 19.

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