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If there is such a thing, Knysna is the heart of the Garden Route. This medium-sized town on the banks of the usually placid and always beautiful Knysna Lagoon is a real tourist haven. The lagoon, which is guarded from the sea by two enormous, rugged, sandstone cliffs, known as The Heads, is a... Read more

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Thesen Island Suburb of Knysna

Thesen island as Romance Mania, supplied by Nature. - Gorgeous, fresh. Beautiful to wake up to. Very romantic and adventurous if you're mischievous enough.

Katherine Roberts
South Africa
Brenton on Sea Suburb of Garden Route

Brenton on Sea - Peaceful. Scenic, Breathtakingly Views

Neil Neave
South Africa
Thesen Island Suburb of Knysna

Lovely - Lovely place!

Erika Smit
South Africa
Thesen Island Suburb of Knysna

Lovely - Lovely for children

Rinske Staal
South Africa
Leisure Island Suburb of Knysna

The place to stay in Knysna - It ticks so many boxes. Outstanding, the best place to stay in Knysna. Lovely setting, great walks and other activities - swimming, tennis, bowls etc. Very pretty island with its own coffee shop. Locals very friendly. Good security.

Peter and valerie Butt
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Things to do near Knysna

  • Brenton Beach Brenton Beach

    5.5km from Knysna

    1 Review
    Locals claim that one of the most wonderful beaches on the globe lies right on the other side of the...
  • Sparrebosch Beach Sparrebosch Beach

    7.7km from Knysna

    1 Review
    Direct access is a little steep but it's worth the effort to steal away and spend hours on the beautiful...
  • Pezula Championship Golf Course Pezula Championship Golf Course

    Golf Course
    8.5km from Knysna

    1 Review
    Rated amongst the best and most scenic golf courses around the globe, Pezula Championship Course is a...
  • Sparrebosch Trail Sparrebosch Trail

    Hiking Trail
    6.2km from Knysna

    1 Review
    The Fisherman's Path Sparrebosch Hiking Trail is a scenic trail through indigenous forest and fynbos to...
  • Circles in a Forest Hiking Trail Circles in a Forest Hiking Trail

    Hiking Trail
    16.9km from Knysna

    2 Reviews
    Following an old mining path along the Forest Creek, the Circles in a Forest Hiking Trail beckons hikers...
  • Amani Spa Thesen Island Amani Spa Thesen Island

    Spa & Wellness
    1.5km from Knysna

    Amani Spa is situated on Thesen Island, alongside the Knysna Lagoon at a spectacular location on the...
  • Bosun's Pub and Grill Bosun's Pub and Grill

    2.6km from Knysna

    Knysnarians know about good watering holes and you'll certainly find plenty of them at the vibey Bosun's...
  • Terblans Walk Terblans Walk

    Hiking Trail
    1.9km from Knysna

    This circular day walk takes about three hours and is easy to do. The total length is about 7 km. The...
  • Simola Golf Course Simola Golf Course

    Golf Course
    3.6km from Knysna

    One of South Africa's best golfing destinations, Simola boasts overwhelming views and an outstanding...
  • Zensense Day Spa Zensense Day Spa

    Spa & Wellness in

    Zensense Day Spa uses skincare products derived from the earth and the sea in all their beauty...
  • Le Spa Tranquille Le Spa Tranquille

    Spa & Wellness
    1.4km from Knysna

    Le Spa Tranquille is located on the edge of the Knysna Lagoon in Thesen Island. Each therapy room has a...
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Knysna Restaurants

  • Ile de pain Ile de pain

    Bistro Restaurant
    1.5km from Knysna

    2 Reviews
    île de païn - Island of Bread is something of an oasis, even amoungst the plethora of good eateries in...
  • Quay Four Knysna Quay Four Knysna

    Seafood Restaurant
    1.5km from Knysna

    2 Reviews
    With live bands, big screens and a warm fireplace, Quay Four on Thesen Islands, Knysna, is all about...
  • Firefly Eating House Firefly Eating House

    2.2km from Knysna

    1 Review
    Iridescent with red walls and fairy lights, The Firefly Eating House and Chai Bar is housed in a...
  • Leisure Island Coffee Shop Leisure Island Coffee Shop

    Coffee Shop Restaurant
    4.0km from Knysna

    1 Review
    Indulge in delicious full English breakfasts and scrumptious light lunches under the shade of ancient...
  • East Head Café East Head Café

    South African Restaurant
    4.2km from Knysna

    1 Review
    The perfect setting to enjoy lazy breakfasts and alfresco lunches indoors or on the sheltered terrace...
  • Olive Tree Restaurant Olive Tree Restaurant

    South African Restaurant in

    1 Review
    The Olive Tree Restaurant is an ideal place for wholesome lunches and the best night-time eating place. ...
  • 34 South 34 South

    Seafood Restaurant in

    1 Review
    Casual and laidback, Knysna's bustling food emporium claims that it's "not exactly a restaurant, not...
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