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
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
12 Jul 2013
"An absolute must stay, breathtaking views from a perfect location"
We spent 4 days with friends and our kids at Taliesen on Thesen during the Knysna Oyster Festival. The house is beautiful with loads of space, large entertainment areas and stunning views. Our child… More
Thesen Island Holiday House is located in one of South Africa's most exclusive destinations, on the Knysna Lagoon along the Western Cape's Garden Route. There is only one road leading into Thesen Island through security boom access. Lagoon access with canals, launch sit …see more
21 Mar 2015
"A wonderful well equiped holiday home, we didn't want to leave"
A comprehensive holiday home managed by the very helpful and friendly Estelle , thank you for everything.
We spent 6 wonderful weeks in the house and loved every moment. It has everything you could … More