Ebbtide House on Thesen Island
About Ebbtide House on Thesen Island
Ebbtide is a modern self-catering three bedroomed home situated on Thesen Island in the Knysna Lagoon, within walking distance of Knysna Town and Waterfront. Thesen Island has its own Harbour Town, with several good restaurants and interesting shops. This lovely home can accommodate up to a maximum of six people, is open plan and has spacious lounge/dining area, fully equipped kitchen with scullery, TV Lounge leading to large patio. The main bedroom features a Queen bed, and full bathroom en suite. This room also has bay windows and chairs for relaxing in the sunshine. The second bedroom contains a queen-size bed & also has a bay window. Third bedroom has two single beds. There is a second full bathroom. (There is a separate Loft studio apartment which is an optional extra, and has a Queen bed and double sleeper couch, shower room. Lounge/dining and kitchenette lead onto a patio with table and chairs.) Full & separate DSTV in house and Loft studio. The house living area leads out to a large covered open patio area with outdoor dining furniture and gas BBQ facilities. From the patio you will be looking out onto the natural indigenous garden and beautiful parkland areas. Safe walking and cycling can be enjoyed all within the security of Thesen Island. There is a Bird Reserve and Hide on the island which makes it a paradise for bird watchers. The safe private marina beach with full facilities, including BBQ is for the use of residents and guests. There are several slipways for easy launching of boats. Ebbtide House has its own mooring & jetty, just over the road. Guests can enjoy tennis, squash, outdoor gym, outdoor chess & kiddies areas.
Beach: Private marina beach, toilet and BBQ facilities. Very secure, for Thesen Island residents and guests only!
Golf: Nine hole putting and practice greens.
Family friendly: Kiddies play park withing a few minutes walk. Maze play area for the older kids. Outdoor chess and gym. Tennis and squash courts. Football area and cricket nets for youngsters.
Romantic: Very nice sunsets from the private beach, nearby.
Rates vary according to the number of guests occupying the house. The balance is to be paid before arrival. A refundable deposit for damages will be due, to be paid before occupation. Any breakages will be charged against the deposit after departure. No smoking inside house; it is allowed on balcony and patios only. A domestic services the... Rates vary according to the number of guests occupying the house. The balance is to be paid before arrival. A refundable deposit for damages will be due, to be paid before occupation. Any breakages will be charged against the deposit after departure. No smoking inside house; it is allowed on balcony and patios only. A domestic services the house on alternate week days. Daily service can be arranged if needed. see more
Ebbtide House on Thesen Island Map
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling
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