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Knysna Waterfront, Knysna Quays security village

4.91(11 reviews)SuperhostKnysna, Western Cape, South Africa
Entire loft hosted by Protea Wilds Retreat, Amanda
2 guests1 bedroom2 beds1 bath
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You’ll have the loft to yourself.
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The Knysna Quays is a marine development situated on the Knysna Waterfront, with canals and jetty's.

Location of the unit is in a manned, security complex, 24 hour cctv cameras . Close to starting and end points of cycle races and marathons in Knysna. Ten restaurants within the Waterfront complex 100 m from the Quays serving meals for all tastes, from hamburgers to Chinese to seafood to fine dining delicacies. Very safe location, easy walk.

Safe, free parking next to the unit.

The space
Total residential area under 24/7 CCTV surveillance monitored in guardhouse and off-site and vehicle patrol by rapid response units. No incidents of crime in the past or present.

Suited to 2 adults and a child if required (at extra fee). Queen size bed, dressing table and cupboards in a section closed off with screens. Plus extra single bed in the lounge area. Mostly furnished with high quality yellow-, black-, stink wood and Oregon pine furniture and antiques. Ceiling and standing fan provided. Heater and extra blankets supplied for winter.

Dining table for 4, comfy couches in the lounge, patio table and chairs and weber braai included.

The kitchen is equipped with a fridge freezer, toaster, coffee plunger, microwave oven, 3 plate electric stove and oven.

There is satellite television with a flat screen tv. Free Wi-Fi in the unit.

The bathroom is completely private and closed off up to the roof. It has a shower, toilet and basin. Extractor fan and heating lights.

Unit not directly on the water – photo’s showing view from the patio. (Waterfront Drive runs past at the back). The unit is on top of a double garage. Private entrance. It has one set of stairs leading up to the patio with sliding doors into the unit. It is about 60 square metres in size.

Guest access
Guest have full and easy access to the water canals to swim or row if they have the equipment. The water moves with the tides. Salt water estuary.

Other things to note
The unit is hosted by my parents, they are the owners and live there permanently. All bookings are handled by me, but I do not live on the premises.Thus, Sarel and Mari will be your hosts.

If you would like to rent the private jetty in front of the main unit at an extra charge of R300 per day, please inquire. The jetty is situated beneath the main unit, not on the same level, easy access from your loft.

Full self-catering, linen and towels supplied. Longer stay guest will have a linen and towels change and occasional cleaning (4 day +).
The Knysna Quays is a marine development situated on the Knysna Waterfront, with canals and jetty's.

Location of the unit is in a manned, security complex, 24 hour cctv cameras . Close to starting and end points of cycle races and marathons in Knysna. Ten restaurants within the Waterfront complex 100 m from the Quays serving meals for all tastes, from hamburgers to Chinese to seafood to fine dining delic…
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Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Common spaces
1 single bed

Amenities

Kitchen
Wifi
Free carport on premises – 1 space
32" HDTV with premium cable
Cable TV
Heating
Fire extinguisher
Security cameras on property
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

Accessibility

Getting inside

Well-lit path to entrance
Wide entrance for guests

Bedroom

No stairs or steps to enter

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Location

Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa

Shops, restaurants, boat trips on the estuary (ferries, yachts, power boat trips, whale watching) within 100- 500 metres. Thesen Island less than 1km away with more shops and restaurants and a spa (easy safe walk). About 1km from town centre (safe walk), past interesting shops and little eateries.
Shops, restaurants, boat trips on the estuary (ferries, yachts, power boat trips, whale watching) within 100- 500 metres. Thesen Island less than 1km away with more shops and restaurants and a spa (easy safe wa…

Hosted by Protea Wilds Retreat, Amanda

Joined in October 2014
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Love good food, wine and travelling! Guest lodge owner/manager on a farm. Into good times with great friends, cooking, wine tasting and winemaking. Architecture, history, current affairs. art, nature and reading some more passions!
During your stay
The owners and hosts (Sarel and Mari de Vos) stay in their own private unit on the water across from the loft. You might run into one another from time to time. They are always available to assist with any queries or questions that might arise. Free responsible use wifi included.
The owners and hosts (Sarel and Mari de Vos) stay in their own private unit on the water across from the loft. You might run into one another from time to time. They are always ava…
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House rules
Check-in: 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Checkout: 10:00 AM
Self check-in with building staff
Not suitable for infants (under 2 years)
No pets
No parties or events
Smoking is allowed
Health & safety
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No carbon monoxide alarm
No smoke alarm
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Cancellation policy