Knysna Accommodation at Footprints of Knysna Self Catering in Garden Route

Footprints of Knysna

Self Catering at 21 Boekenhout Street, Upper Old Place, Knysna, 6571, Garden Route, South Africa. Show on Map

About Footprints of Knysna

The charming, owner run Footprints of Knysna offers self catering accommodation in a relaxed and peaceful environment. Enjoy your break with a stroll in the lush gardens or dip in the swimming pool, the establishment offers high standards of both comfort and service.

Each self catering unit is unique in style and décor and has easy access to both the pool and garden.

Perfectly located with magnificent views of both the Knysna Lagoon and Knysna Heads yet close enough to visit many of the local attractions or the vibrant town of Knysna.


Down to Earth Family Room:
This ground floor self catering apartment sleeps up to four persons and has easy access to the garden. The unit is suited for families with small children or people with mobility difficulties.

The lounge and bedroom area is open plan with twin beds and two extra single beds. An inter-leading kitchen / dining area and private covered deck with braai make this spacious apartment a practical and functional space for families and friends.

Heads Up Apartment:
This spacious apartment on the upper floor has a nautical feel and you will be welcomed with the crisp white and blue décor.

You will access the apartment via steps and private entrance into an open plan lounge / kitchen / dining room with a separate bedroom (Quee-size bed) and full en-suite bathroom. An additional sofa / bed in lounge makes this apartment suitable for a couple or couple / one child (not suitable for toddlers).

Picture windows and a private deck/balcony with braai offer amazing views from where you can watch the yachts and ever-changing tidal vistas of the Knysna Lagoon and Heads.

Featherbed Studio:
Located on the upper level this studio is a cosy, colourful and comfortable studio double room.

Nestled under the sloping slate roof with dormer windows letting in the sky light this captivating and quirky love nest boasts a bedroom with Queen-size bed and full en-suite bathroom and adjoining kitchenette / dining area.

A private entrance via stairs and limited views of the garden, lagoon and Knsyna Heads from the private deck and dining area.


• Free WiFi
• Linen and towels in all rooms
• Serviced daily
• Television: ETv, SABC and selected DSTV channels
• Non smoking rooms
• Secure off street parking
• Emergency “On the Go” continental self-service breakfast available on request

Location & Attractions

Footprints is set away from the N2 highway but only minutes from the Waterfront and Knysna Heads and a short drive to beautiful beaches, forests and much more!

Located in a peaceful suburb just a five minute drive from Knysna’s bustling town, vibrant waterfront, architect-inspired Thesen Harbour Town and peaceful Leisure Isle. An eclectic mix of shops, restaurants, galleries and activities awaits the curious traveller.

Knysna is very central to most of the places you may want to visit. We are 61km from George, 43 km from Wilderness, 20km from Sedgefield, 32 km from Plettenberg Bay, a little further is Keurboomstrand and Natures Valley. We are 96km from Storms River Mouth and the beautiful Tsitsikamma area and lots more in between.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • DVD player
  • Fan(s)
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Hi fi
  • International plug point(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (24 hours)
  • Safe deposit box (reception)
  • Smoking: in demarcated areas
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool
  • Wake up calls

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -34.037922
Longitude: 23.07127

Closest airport(s)
East London Airport - 500km
George Airport - 65km
Port Elizabeth Airport - 280km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h00 to 19h30
Check-out by 10h00

Listed on
November 2008 - 2 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

Yet again what a wonderful stay we had with Mary and Derek. The nest is a secluded haven where we can relax and do our 'own thing' after so much...

June Hume, London Travellers' Rating


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