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
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
12 Aug 2012
Thank you for an unforgettable holiday experience at Taliesin. I am certain the family will treasure it for a long time. This house was perfect for our large family. From the reception at the secu… More
Waterside property with double mooring, Jacuzzi, pool, large gazebo on the water. Easy access to waterways and lagoon.
Four bedrooms all en-suite
Formal Lounge and TV lounge
Full DSTV Bouquet
All rooms with own TV …see more
6 Nov 2014
Great place to stay with many surprises! Good selection of books; many large towels (on warming rails); very good collection of kitchen utensils etc. Thoroughly enjoyed our stay and would highly recom… More
28 Apr 2014
"Relax in luxury"
We stayed at the Beach House for 5 days during April including Easter weekend. This must have been in one of the best self catering accomodations I stayed in. Everything you and more is there. Thes… 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