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Saffron House

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    Property description
    Rental Home – 
    4 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
    The house is on the lagoon canals, one can fish directly from the veranda! Thesen island is the perfect place to relax with easy walking access to a private beach. Numerous attractions are close by such as Golf Courses, adventure trips, bungy jumping, absailing, excellent restaurants, pubs, Knsyna Elephant Park, Perfect beaches such as Buffels Bay, whale watching (seasonal) and night clubs.
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (8)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(3)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (8)
    • Microwave
    • Ocean Views
    • Private Fishing Lake/River
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Safe
    • Satellite TV
    • Secure Parking
    • Shared Tennis Court
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    The house is double story with three bedrooms upstairs, and two bathrooms upstairs. Downstairs has a single garage, bedroom and bathroom, kitchen, scullery, lounge and dining room with patio above the lagoon water. Underfloor heating is in all rooms. All bathrooms have heated towel rails. All bedrooms have fitted cupboards.

    Bedroom 1 the main bedroom has an en suite bathroom complete with shower, bath and his and her basins. Built in cupboards. A private patio with lagoon views and lounger beds. The main bedroom boast a king sized bed.

    Bedroom 2 upstairs has 2 single beds with a shared bathroom having a shower, basin and toilet.

    Bedroom 3 upstairs shares the bathroom with bedroom 2. It has a double bed.

    Bedroom 4 located downstairs has a double bed with a shower, toilet, and basin ro...
    Listing #HL41756 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Per night Per week
    Low Season Jul 14, 2014 Nov 30, 2014 2 nights
    Chrsitmas Dec 1, 2014 Jan 16, 2015 7 nights
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Special Rates apply to Mid to Low Period. One or Two persons is R1100 per night. For every person after Two is R200 a night, so for 8 persons it is R2300 per night.

    During peak season the rate is R2850 per night irrespective of number of people.
    Christmas rate is R4000 per night irrespective of number of people.

    To confirm reservation a 50 % bank transfer to our account in South Africa is required. Balance to be paid 7 days prior to arrival to ensure the funds reflect in our bank.
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: George: 40.4 mi
    Fly direct in to Cape Town or Johannesburg.
    Knysna is 4 hours drive from Cape Town, or 35 minutes by domestic flight from Cape Town to George,
    Alternatively fly from Johannesburg to George, flight is 1 and a half hours.
    George is 50 minutes (65 km) by car from Knysna.
    Numerous airlines fly from Johannesburg or Cape Town to George Airport, eg South African Airways, Kulula.com, Nationwide, or Onetime.com.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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English first
Dunstable, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014 for a stay in January 2014

We stayed here with my extended family which included 3 young children and it was everything we expected from the website and more. The house is beautifully decorated, very modern and clean yet comfortable and cozy at the same time. A very nice welcoming touch was that coffee, milk etc was provided on arrival so after a long drive, we... more

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Hi Sue, Thank you for your great review. Regards Cica more

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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2012 for a stay in August 2012

Comfortable, neat welcoming home with everything needed. We stayed in many places on Thesen Island to find this one as the best experience we had. Would definately return and enjoy a longer stay next time! more

Durban, South Africa
Top Contributor
64 reviews 64 reviews
15 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2012 for a stay in December 2011

We booked this in February 2011 and two other homes for other family members for our annual family Christmas holiday. We have stayed in Knysna a number of times a few years ago but never on Thesen Island. We were so thrilled with the clean, modern well maintained house. The house has been well furnished and was perfect for our...


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Thank you for your wonderful review Sandra. We look forward to having you back again. more

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