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Vacation rentals in Knysna

Vacation rentals in Knysna

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Top-rated vacation rentals in Knysna

Guests agree: these stays are highly rated for location, cleanliness, and more.

Romantic Lagoon Suite - Spa Bath Twin Shower
SUPERHOSTHotel room · 2 guests · 1 bed · 1 bath
Romantic Lagoon Suite - Spa Bath Twin Shower

Double room with all amenities. En suite bathroom with spa bath and twin showers. Excludes breakfast.

What guests are saying:

“Ryan’s place was above expectations. The view is just breathtaking, and the suite was perfect for a weekend getaway. Bathtub/jacuzzi is great, although the hot water might run out a few times. Ryan was very quick in responding to all our queries, great host and property 👍🏼”

Crab Island Studio on Thesen Islands
SUPERHOSTEntire loft · 2 guests · 1 bed · 1 bath
Crab Island Studio on Thesen Islands

Newly renovated flat located in the popular, safe, secure Thesen island Estate in Knysna. Modern, airy, light studio apartment with a fully equipped modern kitchen and newly renovated bathroom with a balcony and own private courtyard.

What guests are saying:

“We spent one night in Paula's beautiful, very well equipped apartment and felt very comfortable. Bright and quiet, you can easily reach various locations on foot. Easy check-in & very good communication with Paula beforehand & during our stay.”

Collins Cottage in Paradise.
SUPERHOSTEntire bungalow · 2 guests · 1 bed · 1 bath
Collins Cottage in Paradise.

Escape to a secure, self-catering, hideaway in Paradise, situated high above the Knysna lagoon. Privately located and quiet in a lovely garden setting with stunning views to the lagoon and Knysna Heads. Close to town centre, and Knysna Waterfront amenities. Only 15 minutes by vehicle to National Parks and beaches. If the cottage is booked or you are more than 2 people, try Collins Apartment which is situated on the same property and offers equally beautiful views and living space.

What guests are saying:

“Loved this place, 4th Airbnb on the garden route and the best so far. We had 5 nights here, weather really good, made full use of the roll up information map that Christine provided. So nice to come back to and sit on the veranda with a glass of vino and watch the lights of knysna.”

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Popular amenities for Knysna vacation rentals

  • Kitchen
  • Wifi
  • Pool
  • Free parking on premises
  • Air conditioning

Other great vacation rentals in Knysna

LOERIES NEST -Cosy Studio in safe area, Superhosts
SUPERHOSTEntire guest suite
LOERIES NEST -Cosy Studio in safe area, Superhosts
Price:$31 / night
Caroline Cottage
SUPERHOSTEntire guesthouse
Caroline Cottage
Price:$26 / night
Goose cottage
SUPERHOSTEntire guesthouse
Goose cottage
Price:$33 / night
Thesen Island Luxury Penthouse
SUPERHOSTEntire apartment
Thesen Island Luxury Penthouse
Price:$86 / night
The Olive Grove
SUPERHOSTEntire apartment
The Olive Grove
Price:$57 / night
Knysna Lodge Glamping Self Catering Cabin 3
SUPERHOSTEntire cabin
Knysna Lodge Glamping Self Catering Cabin 3
Price:$40 / night
Lagoon View Villa
Entire villa
Lagoon View Villa
Price:$40 / night
Happy Hilltop Home
SUPERHOSTPrivate room
Happy Hilltop Home
Price:$19 / night
9onPaquita Heads....A TRANQUIL GEM
SUPERHOSTEntire house
9onPaquita Heads....A TRANQUIL GEM
Price:$58 / night
Manitoba House on Hammock Island, Thesen Island
SUPERHOSTEntire guest suite
Manitoba House on Hammock Island, Thesen Island
Price:$49 / night
Knysna Holiday Cottage
SUPERHOSTEntire apartment
Knysna Holiday Cottage
Price:$20 / night
Thesen Harbour Town  Studio Apartment
SUPERHOSTEntire loft
Thesen Harbour Town Studio Apartment
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Learn more about Knysna

What attractions should I not miss in Knysna?

Locals agree that these attractions are worth a visit:

  • Featherbed Private Nature Reserve / San (36 rentals)
  • Old Nick Village (13 rentals)
  • Knysna Waterfront Ferries (229 rentals)
  • The Waterfront Knysna Quays (225 rentals)
  • Woolworths Knysna Mall (273 rentals)

What kid-friendly activities are there to do in Knysna?

Locals agree—these are all great places to take the kids:

  • Caffe Mario
  • Jukani Wildlife Sanctuary
  • Featherbed Nature Reserve
  • Monkey Land
  • Thesens Island

What are the top places to eat in Knysna?

Whether you’re looking for a tasty treat or a hearty meal, here’s where the locals say to go:

  • Caffe Mario
  • Cruise Café at the Featherbed Company
  • Bloo Bistro / World Cafe / Bar
  • Totties | Totties Farm Kitchen
  • Butterfly Blu Restaurant