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From the popular resort of Plettenberg Bay the scenic route winds through rural farmlands and indigenous forests to Nature`s Valley on the edge of TsiTsikamma National Park.

Here, en route is the avant garde Lily Pond Country Lodge, with it`s unique architectural design and contemporary decor.

Lily Pond Country Lodge is situated on a private nature reserve, with unique breathtaking views of 3 lily ponds and secluded by magnificent indigenous forest.

Experience abundant bird- and butterfly life from our nature island in one of the ponds, or try the walking trails in the forest.

Nature`s Valley beach is a 7 minutes drive away.

The Lodge is surrounded by 12 hectares of magnificent indigenous forest and unique lily ponds.

Experience the tranguillity of unspoiled nature with breathtaking views from your private patio, or let us surprise you with our delicious fusion kitchen.

Braai facility available on the leisure deck. Breakfast, lunches and dinners are served on the cozy patio.

The suites & rooms are individually decorated with French doors and view the beautiful lily ponds from their private wooden deck.

English, Dutch, German and French are spoken.


Places to explore:
- Knysna
- Plettenberg Bay
- Tsitsikamma National Park
- Stormsriver Mouth
- Robberg Nature Reserve
- Monkey Land
- Bufallo Hills Game reserve
- Knysna Elephant Park
- Nature's Valley beach
- Keurbooms river & beach
- Otter trail.

Things to do:
- Whale and Dolphin watching
- Hiking
- Golf
- Polo
- Horse riding
- Bungy jump
- Black water tubing
- Scenic flights
- Mountain biking
- Boating
- Fishing.

Lily Pond can advise and book activities according to your specific, individual needs.

Rooms and Units Available:

Luxury Accommodation:
The 2 luxury suites (48 msq) both has a cozy fire place in the separate lounge and a bathroom with an antique Victorian bath and separate shower.

Each is equipped with a roof fan, heating, hair dryer, honesty bar, tea and coffee making facilities, hi-fi with CD, television with central video system and telephone.
Standard Accommodation:
Our 3 double en-suites & 1 twin en-suite have French doors with private patio and view beautiful lily ponds.

For your convenience each room (32 msq) with shower above bath is equipped with a roof fan, heating, hair dryer, honesty bar, tea and coffee making facilities, hi-fi with CD, television with central video system and telephone.

Luxury Garden suites (3)
Spacious and private Luxury Garden Suites (54m) in modern Afro-Zen style with forest & pond view. Large sliding doors opening onto private terrace. Extra long King-Size beds with quality percale linen.

Panel heating and ceiling fan. Lounge area with TV(central video system) and CD, coffee/tea making facility, fridge and honesty bar. Bathroom with freestanding bath, double basins, hairdryer, double shower(indoor & outdoor) opening onto private courtyard. Separate toilet.

Large cupboards and luggage racks. European plugs. Waffle weave robes. WIFI hotspot.

Honeymoon suite (1):
In addition to the Luxury Garden suites our Honeymoon suite has a Spa bath, extra sliding doors in lounge opening onto a second wooden deck with sun loungers and big private garden next to the forest.

Garden Room

Spacious Air-Conditioned room (34m2) with 3.5m sliding doors opening onto a private terrace with view over our beautiful lily ponds and forest. All equipped with King or Twin beds, TV, WIFI and bathroom with double basins, rain-shower and bath. Room safe.

Amount of similar units: 4
Sleeps 2 Adults

Honeymoon Suite
This Air-conditioned private & spacious Honeymoon suite(54m) has a second patio with forest view and loungers. Extra length King-size bed. Bathroom with shower and Jacuzzi. Courtyard with outdoor shower. Flatscreen, HiFi, WiFi
Sleeps 2 Adults

Luxury Garden Suite
Air-Conditioned spacious(54m2) and private Garden Suites in "Afro-Zen" style with forest & pond views. Large sliding door opens onto private terrace. Extra length King-Size beds. Bathroom with bath, shower and courtyard with outdoor shower. WiFi. TV.
Amount of similar units: 3
Sleeps 2 Adults

Luxury Suite
These Air-Conditioned Suites(46m2) with King or Twin extra length beds have a separate lounge with large sliding door opening onto a private terrace. Bathroom with walk-in shower bath and double basins.Under-floor heating, TV, WiFi, HiFi, Velours robes.
Amount of similar units: 2
Sleeps 2 Adults and 1 child

Facilities & Services available:

Honeymoon Couples
Self-Braai / Barbecue
Bar on the Premises
Fireplace on the Premises
Internet Access
Parking (off-street - covered)
Other Language
Communal Television
Communal Satellite TV
Hiking / Walking Trails
Horse Riding
Mini Golf
No Pets Allowed

Cancellation Policy:

Deposits are not refundable in case of any cancellation.

Less than 7 days, forfeit 100% of total amount
From 7 to 14 days, forfeit 75% of total amount
From 14 to 21 days, forfeit 50% of total amount
From 21 to 28 days, forfeit 25% of total amount


Traveling along the N2 from Plettenberg Bay to Port Elizabeth for 20 km, you will reach the R102 Nature's Valley turn off.

Take this turn off to the right. After 3 km the Lily Pond Country Lodge entrance is on your right hand side.

Traveling from Port Elizabeth on the N2, take the second Nature's Valley turn off to the left (R102). After 3 km the Lily Pond Country Lodge entrance is on your right hand side.

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  • Accommodation Type: Bed & Breakfast, Game Lodge, Guesthouse and Self-Catering
  • Sleeps: 22
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM