This freestanding villa sleeps 6 and has 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (1 with showercabin, 1 with bath/shower) plus a luxury sleepingcouch in the livingroom. High cathedral ceiling for more light and less heat. The kitchen is fully equipped, including electric cooktop, microwave/oven, dishwasher, refrigerator/freezer, electric coffeemaker, juicer, washer/dryer. Comfortable, stylish furniture and a fire-pot give the living room a cosy African feeling. Modern TV on wall, DSTV (cable) at request. Radio/cd player.
Sliding door in each room, go out to a spacious terrace with solid garden furniture and BBQ. Extended lawn, sloping down to a bird viewing deck overlooking the woods. Your own driveway and a private garden with indigenous plants all around the house, this gives you privacy and a nature feeling. Situated in private park: Narnia. With birds, ponds and Lagoon view from the top.
A 10 minute walk to the 'Lagoon', walk to the Knysna shops and restaurants in 30 minutes on the walkpath along the lagoon. Drive to the sandy beaches of the warm Indian Ocean in less then15 minutes. Swim in the calm 'lagoon'. Visit the 'KnysnaWaterfront', sail through the 'KnysnaHeads', make hiketrips in the famous Knysna Forests, go fishing, go diving, take a boattour to the beautiful Featherbeds. Go up the Knysna River by canoe.
Visit Oudshoorn, Cango caves, Monkeyland, Birds of Eden, or even Addo Elephant . Several Gameparks in the area.
Every friday evening foodtasting and live music at the Friday Market (close to Narnia). Every Saturday morning: breakfast and fresh delicacies and fresh organic food at the famous Farmers Market in Sedgefield (20min).
Come and see for yourself!
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Knysna lagoon at Leisure Isle 9 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: George 60 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access|
|General||TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Private fishing lake or river|
|Access||Wheelchair users, Secure parking|
Combine historic with modern, vibrancy with tranquility, energy with restfulness and you have the Mecca of Southern Africa, the pearl on the lagoon opening through the awesome Heads into the Indian Ocean.
Here is Eden, this is Knysna.....
Knysna is surrounded by deep indigenous forests, thick into the distance. The town nests on the shores of the Knysna Lagoon, at the foot of the Outeniqua mountains and rugged coastline of South Africa.
It is home to the Knysna seahorse, the pansy shell, Knysna Loerie, Knysna Elephants, waterfowl and forest birds, dolphins, whales and oysters.
Knysna has a great way of life, and is one of the most popular towns in South Africa. Also one of the most attractive.
Knysna has a geographical climate similar to typically Mediterranean Maritime climate. The summers are hot and the winters mild to chilly. During the summer, the average maximum temperature reaches about 25ºC and rarely goes above 30ºC. The average maximum temperature during the winter months ranges in the area of 16ºC to 17ºC.
Many various restaurants, eateries, bars, cafés or clubs. Fascinating craft shops and beautiful art galleries, luxurious supermarkets, malls, fresh food& fish markets, movietheatre, internetcafés.
Enjoy locally brewed beer and Knysna oysters. Go diving at sea wrecks, or yachting, canoeing, waterskiing, power boating, whale-watching, surfing, swimming, fishing, snorkling, hiking, abseiling, riverrafting, sailing, diving. Shopping :)
Play all 8 golfcourses in area ............. or... just relax while sipping a sundowner by the Ocean or the Lagoon.
Friday Market, Cango Caves, Monkeyland, Birds of Eden, Addo Elephant, Sedgefield farmers market, Boatride to Featherbeds, gameparks, , etc etc
Too much to do, so you must stay longer or come back!