Villa | 6 bedrooms | sleeps 10

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

Located on Thesen Island which has its own beach, this villa has 5/6 Bedrooms all with balconies( upstairs TV lounge can be used as additional bedroom) which includes a separate flatlet. Large open plan lounge, dining-room and kitchen. Large bedrooms and 4 1/2 bathrooms(2 en suite).With its prime location facing out onto the lagoon this magnificent property has stunning views, privacy and a lovely al fresco dining & entertainment area with barbecue.

Own private jetty. Tennis, squash, beach, right on lagoon,in fact you can fish from the main deck or jetty. Walking distance to town and a short distance from 3 exceptional golf courses. Can be fully serviced for an additional amount on request. Each of the bedrooms in the main house can comfortably sleep 2 and the flatlet has a double bed with 2 bunk beds to comfortably accommodate a family of 4.

Satellite televisions, dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer as well as a large deep freeze and separate bar fridges all make for an easy self-catering holiday. Ideal for whole family.

Size Sleeps up to 10, 6 bedrooms
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised, Wheelchair users
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: George 60 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility
Notes Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player, Sea view
General Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Video player, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Single beds (4), Double beds (4), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Private fishing lake or river
Access Parking, Wheelchair users
Further details indoors

I Pod Docking Station

Samsung 49" LED HD TV

Blue Ray DVD player

2 LG 32" LED HD TVs

1 Samsung 30"analogue TV

Full Satelite to all TVs in main house

Air conditioning and underfloor heating in all bedrooms and lounge in main house (flat has fan and heater)

Seperate bath and shower in all bathrooms in main house (flat has shower)

Wi-fi connection available

Further details outdoors

Thesen Island has its own private beach and facilities for children. Totally secure.

Fishing can be done from the balcony.

House has its own private jetty

Can swim in the channel in front of the house

Double canoe with life jackets - 4 diferent sizes available

The Western Cape region


Knysna is one of the Garden Route´s best known travel destinations. Situated between lush forests and the shores of the peaceful estuary it offers many activities and attractions to a wide variety of people. The Knysna area consists of Knysna, Sedgefield, Brenton, Noetzie, Rheenendal, Belvidere and Buffalo Bay. The area is one of the most scenic in the world and offers beaches, lakes and lush forests.

After being South Africa’s favourite town of the year for a few years in a row, it has now received international recognition for the gem it is - it was named as one of the Top 100 Destinations in the World and one of the Top 25 in Africa by the Trip Advisor, 2008 Travellers’ Choice Destinations Awards. With a rich history, gourmet restaurants and a variety of art & craft rambles to add, this is also the ideal base for exploring the rest of the Garden Route.


Situated only 60kms(40mins)from the George Airport Knysna has a temperate climate offering sunny warm summers with balmy evenings and mild winters. The lagoon and its surrounding coastal forest offers a wonderfully rich diversity of plant and animal life, from the abundant fish(game & bottom) seals and rare seahorses to the beautiful knysna lourie ,bushbuck and elusive forest elephant .

Giant exotic trees such as Stinkwoods, Yellowoods &Milkwoods cover the lagoons banks .Long considered South Africas lake district the Garden route and Knysna is known as South Africas playground to the wealthy,the quaint town is nestled between the forested hills &the lagoon,offering excellent amenities such as shopping, curios, fantastic golf courses (some of the best in SA) helicopter trips horse riding lagoon booze cruising, deep sea fishing & tours to nearby Oudtshoorn where one can visit the world famous Cango Wildlife Ranch and indulge in some cheetah touching or croc cage diving as well as visiting an ostrich farm and the renowned Cango Caves.

Thesen Island is a stunning island development of magnificent private homes nestled in leafy avenues surrounded by waterways and each with their own jetty.Totally secure, the island has its own beach,fruit & nut orchard, tennis & squash courts,maze,children's park and bird sanctuary.