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ANKA's Villa T15

Front View
Front View
Braai View
Lower Bedroom
Upper Bathroom
Romantic Sundowner
Relaxing on Deck
T15 Entrance Road
T15 from Restaurants
Thesen Marina
T15 Private Jetty
View on Restaurants
View on Thesen Harbour
View from Pool on Restaurants
Main Bedroom
Late Afternoon from Braai
Braai View 2
Night view from T15
Anka's Villa T15
Private Pool
Entrance
Late afternoon view from Thesen Harbor town on T15
Late afternoon side view from restaurants on T15
Kitchen view on Lagoon
Kitchen view on Lagoon
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Overview
Villa -
2 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5
Knysna, Western Cape
T15 is one of the best located apartments on the Thesen Marina with a spectacular view over the Knysna Lagoon, Thesen Harbour Town with its stunning Restaurants and the Water Canals. Enjoy a traditional South African Barbecue on the outdoor Patio while watching the Southern Hemisphere sunset or experience the private pool from the deck just meters away from Motorboats and Yachts cruising slowly by on the marina. You can relax by watching satellite TV, playing pool or taste a local wine in front of the indoor fire place. For the outdoor lover there's Kayaks, a Squash Court and Tennis Courts. Thesen Island is one of the most sought after and secure areas in Knysna.
About the Owner, Anton D
Languages spoken: German, English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Nov 2008
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 2 reviews and 2 properties
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Listing #HL74573
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ClarkeFam...
Zurich
Level Contributor
27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 for a stay in October 2016

We stayed here for 5 nights after safari'ing and overall it was a great experience. The location was perfect, we could explore all day in the car or by foot and walk to dinner in the evening either on the island or at the Waterfront or in town. We didn't use the kayaks as it was early spring but plenty of other hardy souls did. The accommodation was perfect for us and the owners were very quick to respond to every question of minor issue we had. We were missing a ball for the pool table and on our return from a day out there was a complete set waiting on the doorstep. Brilliant service! The kitchen was well equipped although we didn't cook anything - the local breakfast and dinner restaurants were just too good!! The view morning and evening was spectacular and the only minor note for Spring visitors is that you need to be a lover of geese as they were very very vocal at dawn and frequently had a jump around and squabble on the roof at 6am. After the initial shock we treated them as...

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Niel B
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Level Contributor
10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 29, 2014 for a stay in July 2014
1
person found this review helpful

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 restaurants in town.
The host is very helpful and friendly and very accommodating.
The house is equipped with everything needed and is just 5 star quality in total.
Highly recommended.

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NickH287
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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22 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2014 for a stay in May 2014
1
person found this review helpful

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 winter we were still able to walk to the many restaurants and pub at night .
In fact we liked the Thesen Island so much we bought a property there.
The best news is there was not a burglar bar in sight.

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Microwave
  • Playground
  • Pool Table
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Shared Yard
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stove
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
$142
£115
$949
£770
Dec 1, 2016 -
May 15, 2017
High Season
3 nights
$157
£127
$1,085
£880
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.
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Payment only by Electronic Bank Transfer. Unfortunately, no Credit Card Facilities at Villa.
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About the neighborhood
Situated on the south-western tip of Africa, the Western Cape is the meeting point of the cold Atlantic and the warm Indian Oceans. Its capital city Cape Town, is dominated by the flat-topped bulk of Table Mountain.

Today, the province boasts South Africa’s fifth largest population, numbering in the region of 4.5 million inhabitants.

The Western Cape is in the south-western corner of the old Cape Province. Popular in the Western Cape are the Wine lands, The Garden Route, Whale Watching in Hermanus and of course Cape Town. One aspect, for which the Western Cape is unique, is the extraordinary flora called Fynbos.

The Garden Route runs from Cape Town through to Port Elizabeth. The scenery is stunning with mountains, forests and lakes falling to the blue Indian Ocean fringed by white sand...
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Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: George: 40.4 mi
Address: T15, the Dry Mills<BR> Thesen Islands<BR> Knysna<BR>Fly to George via Johannesburg or Cape Town. Travelling from George to Knysna (65km), turn right at first robot in Knysna into Waterfront Drive. Turn right into Long Street, driver over bridge. After travelling a further 50 metres, turn left into Thesen Islands. Drive through security with Fairmile Street. Drive three quarter around first circle, over two bridges at end turn right, drive straight on till T15 in front.<BR>
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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