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2 storey cottage in the heart of the Garden Route

Very good
14 reviews
Another view of small garden
small patio outside main bedroom with double doors opening onto it
Main bedroom with outside patio lots of light and many cupboards and ceiling fan
Another view of main bedroom with Queen size bed and built in dressing table
2nd Bedroom with separate out door
another view to 2nd bedroom with ceiling fan and lots of cupboards
Bathroom with bath and separate shower. Light and airy
Another view of the bathroom which is situated between the two bedrooms
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Knysna, Western Cape
situated in a residential area our spacious cottage can accommodate a family or 2 couples comfortably. It is close to the waterfront and all the other amenities of the area.It has 2 bedrooms an open planned kitchen which is fully equipped and a lounge opening onto a lovely decking amongst the Syringa trees and bamboo. The decking has a braai and comfortable furniture to chill out or watch the Knysna Turacos who come at certain times of the year..The main bedroom has double doors that open out onto a small private patio. The other room has an 3/4 bed and a single bed. There are ceiling fans in all the rooms and heating panel for
when it is cold
Our cottage has now been awarded a 3 Star rating with the Tourism Grading Board of South Africa.
About the Owner, Lesley P
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Mar 2012
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 14 reviews and 1 property
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Very good - based on 14 reviews
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Jane R
Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Level 3 Contributor
23 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed July 12, 2015 for a stay in April 2015

My husband and I along with our two year old daughter stayed here for two nights when visiting Knysna. We had a lovely welcome and felt that our vehicle and the accommodation itself was very secure. The owners showed us around the place and we were then left to our own devices which we appreciated. The place itself was very...

Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed May 1, 2014 for a stay in April 2014

Alan and Lesley are the perfect hosts. The cottage is well equipped and to a very high standard. I love the garden which is set out to relax the viewer. Maggie and Temba are the friendly resident dogs, who definitely add to the welcoming and relaxed ambience of Syringa. Highly recommended!

Management response:

Much appreciated. Would love to see you back again Kind regards Lesley and Alan


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lorna p
Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
Level 6 Contributor
114 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed January 30, 2014 for a stay in January 2014
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If you are looking for a holiday rental in Knysna , look no further. We stayed in this beautiful cottage for 3 weeks and we could not have asked for anything more. The deck in the trees j ust off the kitchen/ living room is to die for. Sitting among the trees reading a book watching the sunbirds come to...

Management response:

Thank you Lorna and Derek hope to see you again!!


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  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Yard
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Waterfront
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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About the neighborhood
The residential area where the cottage is situated is quiet and pretty. It has easy to access the beaches, 3 golf courses, two of which are signature golf courses. The beautiful forests that surround Knysna where there are numerous bike and walking trails where you might be lucky and sight one of our illusive elephants which roam around the forests.
The ocean or the lagoon, to fish or try our water sports or our steam boat to make trips to Feather bed where you can have a lovely meal at their great restaurant and a trip around the Western head walking back along beside the ocean and lagoon. Our small Blue Duiker where you can see them and our famous Seahorses which are in a tank for you to view. This is all next to our famous Heads where the sea comes into our large lagoon.
There are m...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: George: 39.8 mi
Hiring a car is probably the best way to get around and see every thing there is. Usually one fly's into Cape Town where there are many car hire places. That is one of the best ways so that one can drive the Garden Route to Knysna and experience the lovely scenery and other things that are on offer.The trip will take about 5 hours. The other way is to catch a flight to George which is 67 kms away from us or about 40 miles.There are also many car hire places at the airport. It takes less than and hour to our cottage . There are also buses which one can board, from Cape Town.
The roads are all in very good condition.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.0 mi.
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