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Knysna Holiday Package Deals

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Knysna Accommodation

Deciding on a place to base yourself can be a difficult job if you don't know the area. With a whopping 73 accommodations in Knysna to choose from, Wotif's convenient filter tool will be your new best friend.

Searching for a place that has top-notch service, great amenities and fancy rooms? No worries. Base yourself at the Number Eleven Self Catering Villa (11 George Rex Drive, The Heads) or the Turbine Hotel and Spa (TH 36 Sawtooth Lane) and that's what you'll get. If these don't set your heart on fire (or fit your budget), why not check out some of our cosy, convenient options like the Jembjo's Knysna Lodge & Backpackers (4 Queen Street) or the Elalini Backpackers (Buffalo Bay Road)?

Car Hire in Knysna

You'll need to venture beyond Plettenberg Bay Airport if you'd like to get your hands on a hire car. Check out what's on offer at Europcar (N2 & Marine Way), which is just a short drive away.

Rental car companies in the very centre of town are almost impossible to find. But luckily, there are loads of options at Europcar, which is located just a kilometre from downtown.

Holidays to Knysna

Been diagnosed with the travel bug and prescribed yourself a journey to Knysna? Excellent choice. But before you scratch that itch, it's good to know a couple of things about your destination.

Knysna is 1 050 kilometres southwest of the national capital, Pretoria, and 35 kilometres west of Plettenberg Bay.

Whether you're interested in stats or not, it's always interesting to know how many people reside in the place you're holidaying in. In this area of Western Cape, the population is around 69 000.

Things to do in Knysna

Don't want to have a run-of-the-mill getaway? Then it's time to have a crack at something completely different! After all, it's those new experiences that make travelling the best.

Add a little spice to your travel programme by locking in a 6 Day Garden Route & Addo Adventure Tour from Cape Town.

If you're on a tight budget, no need to worry! There's also a bunch of free activities that you can try out while you're in Knysna:

  • Who says you have to spend big bucks to have a fun time? Check out Brenton on Sea and see what all the fuss is about.

  • Spend your morning stretched out on the sand at Bollard Bay. Be sure to bring along a volleyball and some picnic snacks.

  • Get your nature fix at Pledge Nature Reserve. Snap that obligatory holiday selfie as you make your way around its beautiful spaces.

Must-see Knysna

Go for a walk through Goukamma Nature and Marine Reserve, a calming area that has been saved from urban development. But don't end your sightseeing there. Nature lovers should arrange to check out Drupkelders Hiking Trail while in the area. Eager for more? Keen golfers can work on their driving skills at Simola Golf Course.

Places to Visit Near Knysna

Love sightseeing? Great. Once you've seen Knysna, travel 35 kilometres to Hoekwil and stop by Wilderness National Park. Victoria Bay Beach and Garden Route Trail are a few more places that are worth a look. If you're excited for more sightseeing, also check out Plettenberg Bay. It's 35 kilometres away and features Plettenberg Bay Beach. Robberg Nature Reserve and the Plettenberg Bay Country Club are a few more attractions to add to your to-do list.

*Savings based on all Flight + Hotel package bookings on Wotif.com from Jan 2017 to Jun 2017, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.

Family Hotels in Knysna

Brenton Haven Beachfront Resort

Brenton Haven Beachfront Resort

198 CR Swart Drive, Brenton on Sea, Knysna, Western Cape
    4.0 out of 5.0
     
     

    Nestled on the beach, this Knysna apartment building is within 1 mi (2 km) of Brenton Beach and Featherbed Nature Reserve. Knysna Lagoon and West Head View Point ...

    from AU$140

    Laguna Grove

    Laguna Grove

    Remembrance Avenue, Knysna, Western Cape
      3.0 out of 5.0
       
       

      Located in Knysna Central, this apartment building is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Knysna Elephant Park and within 6 mi (10 km) of Knysna Golf Club and Simola Golf Course. ...

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      Simola Hotel, Country Club & Spa

      Simola Hotel, Country Club & Spa

      No. 1 Old Cape Road, Knysna, Western Cape
        5.0 out of 5.0
         
         
        5.0 out of 5 (1 reviews)

        Situated in Knysna, this luxury hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Knysna Elephant Park, Thesen Island, and Knysna Lagoon. Knysna Golf Club and Leisure Isle are ...

        from AU$164

        Bamboo, The Guest House

        Bamboo, The Guest House

        9 Bolton Street, Hunters Home, Knysna, Western Cape
          3.0 out of 5.0
           
           

          Situated in Knysna, this golf guesthouse is within 1 mi (2 km) of Knysna Golf Club, Garden Route National Park, and Knysna Lagoon. Leisure Isle and Bollard Bay ...

          from AU$95

          Romantic Hotels in Knysna

          Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge

          Elephant Hide of Knysna Guest Lodge

          Cherry Lane, Welbedacht, Plettenberg Bay, Knysna, Western Cape
            4.0 out of 5.0
             
             

            Situated in Knysna, this romantic guesthouse is within 3 mi (5 km) of Garden Route National Park, Knysna Lagoon, and Knysna Elephant Park. Knysna Quays and Pledge ...

            from AU$279

            Knysna Tonquani Lodge & Spa

            Knysna Tonquani Lodge & Spa

            1 Cherry Lane Welbedacht, Knysna, Western Cape
              5.0 out of 5.0
               
               

              Situated in Knysna, this luxury guesthouse is within 1 mi (2 km) of Knysna Lagoon and Garden Route National Park. Knysna Elephant Park and Knysna Quays are also ...

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              Villa Afrikana Guest Suites

              Villa Afrikana Guest Suites

              13 Watsonia Drive Paradise, Knysna, Western Cape
                5.0 out of 5.0
                 
                 

                Located in Paradise, this luxury guesthouse is within a 15-minute walk of Knysna Elephant Park, Garden Route National Park, and Knysna Lagoon. Knysna Quays and ...

                from AU$239

                Bay View Guest Apartments

                Bay View Guest Apartments

                Uitzicht 110, Brenton-On-Sea Rd, State Precedent C.R. Swart Rd., Knysna, Western Cape
                  3.0 out of 5.0
                   
                   

                  Situated in Knysna, this romantic apartment building is within a 5-minute walk of Knysna Lagoon and Garden Route National Park. Brenton Beach and Buffalo Bay ...

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