A Villa on the Thesen Marina with a spectacular view over the Knysna Lagoon, Thesen Harbor Town and Water Canals. The self catering Villa, with its own private pool and jetty, is on the Thesen Islands private estates in the Knysna Lagoon on the Garden Route in SA. Spect …see more
29 Nov 2014
We had our second stay in Anka's villa during the July school holidays
This is probably the best spot for a holiday home in Knysna : perfect views , private and peaceful but nearby the very best rest… More
30 Aug 2014
"A divine place for all travellers."
A beautiful setting right onto the lagoon.It is situated in Nature reserve, so one has the benefit of lagoon, forests, nature trails and sea. The apartment was large and airy and even though it was w… More
27 Aug 2013
"Picture perfect views from a perfect spot on the Knysna Lagoon"
I enquired about the villa with Anton on a Wednesday evening to arrive on the Saturday. I booked the unit on Thursday morning and Anton was very accommodating and actually went out of his way assisti… More
Exquisite waterfront villa on Thesen Island, with private jetty and within walking distance to private beaches, Thesen Harbour Town, Knysna town and waterfront. Ideal if you wish to relax. World class golf courses,restaurants and spas close by. …see more
Taliesin is a beautifully designed house in a perfect location. FRONT LINE TO THE SEA. It is situated on a private island in Knysna Lagoon. At high tide the water comes up to the pool deck. Views are stunning. A daily housekeeper makes it a real holiday. …see more
23 Jul 2015
"An amazing house in a spectacular setting"
Taliesin is an amazing house in an spectacular setting. This house has it all and more!! We were a family group of 9 (age range from 11 to 83 )and this spacious house offered us all the amenities and … More
29 Aug 2015
"Delightful home on Thesen Island"
Our extended family of 10 people, ranging in age from 87 years to a year, had a wonderful week at Taliesin. The room downstairs was great for the grandparents, and the flatlet with 2 bedrooms & 1 bat… More
24 Aug 2013
"Best holiday ever"
Taliesin was the perfect venue for our large group. Space and views abound! Attentive manager made sure our arrival was easy and Joanna, the house keeper took care of us. It is quiet and private but s… More
Floating jetty which is easily accessible.
Four bedrooms all en-suite.
Pool and Jacuzzi.
North facing entertainment area, not overlooked.
Canoes with Oars
Full DSTV bouquet. Each room with own TV.
South Africa's Garden Route is world renowned for its natural beauty an …see more
7 Dec 2014
"Luxury on an Island"
This is a beautiful house with everything you could want.
3 large bedrooms with large beds.and en suite bathrooms,large living areas inside and out.
It is right on the water and has a canoe,also a p… More
This house is elegantly designed with lagoon water lapping at your feet with modern touches to this otherwise typically French home, giving it a perfect balance whilst maintaning a gorgeous setting for the most beautiful back drop- the azure blue of the Knysna lagoon... …see more
A north facing open plan luxury Villa, on the waters edge: open plan kitchen, dining room, and bar conducive to a family holiday. All the bathrooms are en-suite, with two full bathrooms and two with showers only. The fourth bedroom is a separate cottage, en-suite. …see more