This elegant home offers warm hospitality and breathtaking views of the Knysna lagoon and the Heads. Six tastefully decorated en-suite rooms, each with own balcony, are spacious and well equipped five have lovely lagoon views while the garden room is surrounded by trees and shrubs.
Relax at the secluded saltwater pool or wander through the lush garden where you might spot the elusive Knysna Loerie. Browse through books on the Garden Route in the guest lounge or enjoy sweeping views and sundowners on the main patio.
Stroll to town, the Waterfront, ferries and restaurants. The spectacular Pezula and Simola golf courses and two beautiful beaches are within a 15 minute drive, the forests and Plettenberg Bay 30 minutes, Natures Valley and Tsitsikamma an hour, and Oudtshoorn with the Cango Caves an hour and a half.
-ADSL internet access.
-TGCSA 4 star guest house.
Spend a leisurely day on one of three beautiful beaches nearby, or head for the mystical forests. There are spectacular coastal and forest trails which offer wonderful day walks - maps and advice on hand.
This is an outdoor enthusiast's paradise - activities abound! We will gladly arrange any of the following for you - all within a 20 minute radius: lagoon cruises, ferry trips to the Featherbed Nature Reserve, dolphin and whale watching, canoeing, mountain biking, horse riding through forests, along lakes or beaches, guided hikes, windsurfing, sailing, scuba-diving, fishing and deepsea charters.
For the more adventurous there is sea-kayaking, paragliding, abseiling, kloofing/ creeking, blackwater tubing and bungi-jumping.
Golfers, many highly-rated and some very challenging golf courses, which offer magnificent scenery, lie within an easy drive - Pezula, Simola & Knysna (15 min), Goose Valley & Plett (40 min), Fancourt, George & Ernie Else's Oubaai (1 hour), and Pinnacle Point (1h 20 ). Tee-off times and transfers can be arranged in advance.
Explore the rest of the Garden Route (Nature's Valley, Tsitsikamma, Storm's River) and Oudtshoorn (Cango Caves and Ostrich farms) from this very central base.
Six tastefully decorated rooms are spacious and well equipped with TV (MNet and shared DSTV), electric blanket, ceiling fan, heater, tea and coffee tray, hairdrier and safe.
All rooms open onto their own balconies five have magnificent lagoon views, while the garden room offers privacy and lush vegetation.
Three rooms have queen beds, the other twin beds. Twin beds can be comfortably converted to King beds on request.
The honeymoon room has a big open-plan bathroom with double shower, double vanity, raised bath with view, and toilet behind closed door. The other rooms have more conventional bathrooms with either shower or bath and shower.
The studio offers light self-catering facilities with microwave, fridge and toaster.
All rooms are NON-SMOKING. No pets.
From George/Cape Town:
- As you approach Knysna the N2 winds along the edge of the lagoon for about 6km before you get the first set of traffic lights - lagoon on right, homes and B&B's on left.
- You turn off this main road about 500m before the first set of traffic lights. Slow down when you see the junction for Old Cape Road /Simola.
- Turn LEFT at the next junction into Albatross Street (LagoonBreeze guest house is on the corner of the main road and Albatross st), and then LEFT again at the t-junction into Circular Drive.
- Continue about 200m up Circular Drive, Bridgewater Manor is on the left. NB : Circular Drive is also known as Paradise Circle.