Expect comfort, elegance, friendliness and helpfulness at Moncrieff Manor
. Kevin and Betsie Jackes welcome you to their stunning 4 star graded Guesthouse offering bed and breakfast and self-catering accommodation in Knysna, at the heart of South Africa’s Garden Route.
Situated atop the trendy suburb of Knysna Heights, Moncrieff Manor offers unrivalled views of the Knysna lagoon, town and the magnificent Knysna Heads. This heavenly view transforms with the everchanging colours of the Knysna lagoon, inviting you to forget the stresses and demands of the daily grind as you enjoy the beauty of Knysna.
Approximately 1,8 km from the centre of town, Moncrieff Manor is close enough to the fun and excitement of Knysna and her beautiful surroundings while the elegant rooms offer a quiet sanctuary of relaxation and rejuvenation. Kevin and Betsie are available to recommend suitable activities and restaurants and, should you require them to, to assist in making the necessary arrangements.
Transfers to and from George Airport may also be arranged on prior notice. Guests enjoy safe, off-street parking and free WiFi, and all major credit cards are accepted. We regret that Moncrieff Manor is not suitable for children under the age of 12.
Kevin and Betsie moved to Knysna – or "Paradise" as they call it – from a stress filled, corporate lifestyle in Gauteng. Knowing how important it is to destress while on holiday, they look forward to welcoming guests to a comfortable stay in their relaxed and friendly guesthouse. While offering elegant and luxurious accommodation in Knysna, Moncrieff Manor exudes a homely atmosphere where guests will feel welcomed, comfortable and at home – far away from the demands of their everyday homes and lives. The Jackes’ look forward to going the extra mile for their guests, making sure that your stay is as memorable as possible.
Accommodation at Moncrieff Manor:
Combining an excellent night’s sleep with an enjoyable stay. Betsie and her team serve a delicious continental and/or English breakfast in the dining area overlooking the incredible view of the Knysna lagoon. This is the perfect meal to wake up to after a relaxing night’s rest in your comfortable, yet elegant en suite room.
Moncrieff Manor offers three en suite double rooms on a Bed & Breakfast basis, as well as three en suite double rooms on either a self-catering or B&B basis. The self-catering rooms have interconnected doors and are ideal for friends or families.
Honouring the history of Knysna and recognising the courage and temerity of the early sailors, the recently renovated rooms have been named after ships that dared to sail through the dangerous Knysna Heads and were wrecked in the process. The site Knysna Museums offers interesting stories on these ships and other tales about the port of Knysna.