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  • TGCSA Grading: TGCSA 5 Star
  • Accommodation Type: Bed and Breakfast and Hotel
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In the heart of the Garden Route, nestled on the shores of the famous Knysna Lagoon, with dramatic views, lies this exclusive five star The St James of Knysna.

The Hotel boasts a superb dining room and well stocked wine cellar. Country style breakfasts, light lunches, teas and snacks are also served on the various patios and terraces.

The Paquita Bar, with its lagoon facing patio is a warm and friendly meeting place.

Set in magnificent gardens, this privately owned Country House Hotel has two swimming pools. Other recreational facilities include Boating picnics, Sundowner cruises, Water skiing, Swimming, Games room, Angling, Shopping & Tavern Tours.

Accommodation at The St James of Knysna
The suites have been luxuriously furnished and styled for ultimate comfort, most with uninterrupted views of the Lagoon. Each suite has a superb bathroom, a spacious lounge, satellite television and telephone.

The Manor House:
At the Manor House youll find the luxurious George Rex and Lady Anne Suites, both situated on the first floor boasting large lagoon facing balconies. Along with these youll find two garden facing Deluxe Suites and a smaller double Room. Downstairs youll find the Twin Palms Restaurant, Paquita Bar, Main Lounge and Reception.

The Courtyard:
The Courtyard, which is adjacent to the Manor House, consists of 4 Superior Suites, 3 of which are Lagoon facing, all with balconies are located on the upper floor and 3 Deluxe Lagoon facing Suites and two Junior Suites nestle around the Mediterranean courtyard with a private swimming pool.

All Suites & Rooms are equipped with the following:
- Separate bath & shower
- Mini bars
- 2 Bath Robes
- Welcoming Fruit Basket
- Tea / Coffee Making Facilities
- Direct Dial Telephones
- Television (DSTV - Satellite - 13 Channels)
- Security Safes
- Hairdryers
- Iron & Ironing Board


Enjoy a Sundowner cruise, water-skiing or sightseeing on the Knysna Lagoon from our private jetty.

Facilities available in the immediate area:
- Beautiful unspoilt beaches
- Forest walks & trails
- Golf
- Squash
- Bowls
- Gymnasium
- Deep Sea Fishing
- Deep Sea Sailing
- Whale Watching in season
- Horse-riding

Cancellation Policy:
All cancellations and / or amendments must be made in writing.
100% of the value of the total stay if cancelled 7 days or less prior to date of arrival, or if no show;
50 % of the value of the total stay if cancelled less than 30 days prior to date of arrival;
25% of the value of the total stay if cancelled less than 60 days prior to date of arrival
Facilities & Services available:
Ironing Service
Bar on the Premises
Dining room
Parking (off-street - covered)
Other Language
Communal Television
Communal Satellite TV
Horse Riding
Mini Golf
Swimming Pool

The St James of Knysna is a Bed and Breakfast and Hotel in Knysna Western Cape South Africa

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Latest Reviews
The facilities were first class, the service given and the food was beyond words.
Malcolm Harrison Oct 2008
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