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Activities near Knysna

Sports Golf course on site or within 15 min walk, Tennis in town, Water sports, Horse riding, Fishing
Great for Walking holidays, Rural or countryside holidays, Beach or lakeside relaxation, Cycling holidays, Winter sun

How to get there

To Thesen Island from Cape Town

At the 1st set of traffic lights coming into Knysna, turn right into Waterfront drive.

You will pass a Caltex Garage on your RH side, carry on straight over the 1st set of traffic lights in Waterfront Drive, at the 2nd set of traffic lights turn right into Long Street and onto the causeway (Tait Marine will be on your left as you turn) and carry on over the Causeway Bridge.

First left into the Thesen Island residential area, keep left to enter at the visitors boom gate through security right in front of you.

For The Beach House, take the 3rd exit out of the first circle, over the one way bridge with the traffic light, first left, next right, 2 nd house on LH ( blue house)

To Thesen Island from Port Elizabeth

Continue on the N2 past the Caltex garage and Kwikspar on your left and straight over 1st set of traffic lights.

Pass through the 2nd set of traffic lights at the Provincial Hospital on your right.

Just before the 3rd set of traffic lights, take the slipway to your left and turn into Waterfront Drive (Police Dog Unit will be on your right)

Continue along the road, past Fruit and Veg on your right, until you get to a set of traffic lights, turn left into Long Street and onto the causeway (Tait Marine will be on your left) and carry on over the Causeway bridge.

First left into the Thesen Island residential area, keep left to enter at the visitors boom gate through security right in front of you.

For The Beach House, take the 3rd exit out of the first circle, over the one way bridge with the traffic light, first left, next right, 2 nd house on LH ( blue house)