We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 99 Knysna B&Bs / inns

Leisure Isle Lodge

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   87 Bayswater Drive | Leisure Isle, Knysna, South Africa
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Leisure Isle Lodge to your Saves list
Leisure Isle Lodge
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In mm/dd/yyyy Check Out mm/dd/yyyy
Show Prices
94%
Ranked #22 of 99 Knysna B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
A recent review
4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
acr606 London
Write a Review

103 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    79
    18
    3
    1
    2
See reviews for
23
56
2
5
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (34)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
London
Top Contributor
76 reviews 76 reviews
76 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There’s a lot to be said for Leisure Isle Lodge – the friendly welcome, the large, clean rooms and the fantastic bathrooms. The staff were attentive and helpful, and there were nice touches like finding that our car had been cleaned overnight. Breakfasts were also of a really high standard. We had one dinner in the hotel’s restaurant – all... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Perchtoldsdorf, Austria
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We could really enjoy the very friendly athmosphere of this lodge, the attentive and professional staff. The excellent cuisine should be mentioned as further highlight. The Lagoon area will provide lot of nice activities and places to see. Weather conditions were not really convenient (one sunny and two partly rainy days), however, we could enjoy each and every hour of... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Malvern, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We really enjoyed this charming lodge. The staff were excellent and the restaurant worked well for the whole family. This was a perfect place to spend a couple of days along the garden route, we found 2 fabulous quality golf courses, a place to take an evening walk with a couple of cheetahs and one to walk hand in trunk... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lisbon, Portugal
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

A mandatory pit stop in the garden route. Excellent. The meals are fantastic and also the atmosphere of the Lodge. However, the ambient music should be changed since it is always the same (breakfast, dinner, etc).

Was this review helpful? Yes
Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

I have to give thanks to Erene, Chris and Innocence - you guys rocked and totally made our stay awesome. We arrived late on a Saturday evening and was check in my Chris who "like magic" had our attention on ice cold mango juice - perfect for the super hot day - while our bags magicked themselves to our rooms.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Contributor
20 reviews 20 reviews
14 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We were happy to stay at this pleasant Lodge after the long drive from Cape Town. We were welcomed by friendly staff who were happy to attend to our needs. As it was a late booking we did not get a room in the main building but the room we were allocated was spacious and quiet. We only had a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bellville, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Very relaxed stay & friendly staff. Dinner & Breakfast was exceptional! Can not wait to return. Great views and walks to be enjoyed. Located on Leisure Island and close to the only beach on the Island.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Brackenfell
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

My Wife and I were booked in for weekend, but on arrival found that our booking was only done for one night, and not the two nights booked via e-mail! This after driving through to Knysna from Cape town. The day manager, on the Saturday morning, however came to the rescue. How she got this right I still don't know,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

We were a family of 15 staying at Leisure Isle Lodge over New Year, for 5 nights. We could not have asked for a better stay. The lodge is beautiful with lovely decor and comfy furnishings. The staff were absolutely wonderful and could not have done enough for us. They made us feel right at home, were so friendly, fantastic... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Vienna, Austria
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014 via mobile

fabulous guesthouse when it comes to decoration and rooms, the pool area is nice but you suffer from the aircon noise of the rooms. The food is ok, not excellent and pretty expensive. The restaurant area is quite small and you don't have privacy and quite a stiff atmosphere. Go there, the rooms are gorgeous, staff very friendly, but go... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Been to Leisure Isle Lodge? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Leisure Isle Lodge

Also Known As:
Leisure Isle Hotel Knysna
Leisure Isle Hotel
Address: 87 Bayswater Drive | Leisure Isle, Knysna, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #22 of 99 B&Bs / Inns in Knysna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Leisure Isle Lodge 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Positioned on the picturesque tranquil Bollard Bay on Leisure Isle,this luxury retreat offers sophisticated style and exceptional comfort. Spacious,individually decorated,suites,luxurious touches,soft,fine,linen quietly whispering romance.Delicious breakfasts served on the deck overlooking the lagoon. Enjoy exciting,contemporary cuisine,complemented with quality wines in the Top 100 awarded Restaurant Daniela's. Be pampered in The Skin Renewal Spa which specializes in Dermatological treatments. Guests' enjoy member privileges and Pezula & Simola golf courses. 2008 Winner AA Superior accommodation awards. ... more   less 
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, Booking.com and Priceline so you can book your Leisure Isle Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Leisure Isle Lodge, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.