Knysna Herons Guest House Knysna Bed & Breakfast, Garden Route

Knysna Herons Guest House

Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering at 11 Herons Way, Old Place, Knysna, 6571, Garden Route, South Africa. Show on Map

About Knysna Herons Guest House

Knysna Herons Guest House is situated on the exquisite garden route within the Western Cape’s natural beauty, off the Knysna Lagoon within secure and peaceful settings.

The Guest House is central to a variety of amenities and activities in the immediate area which include the famous golf courses including Pezula Golf Course, beaches, hiking, canoeing, lagoon cruises, paint ball, fishing, bungy jumping, water skiing to name a few.


We offer seven rooms, of which two are family / self catering units. All rooms are en-suite with a private patio / balcony leading into the surrounding garden full of birds.

The Rooms

Guinea Fowl Room:
Twin or King size beds with an en-suite shower. Garden entrance and deck which is very private and sunny in the afternoons. Equipped with television, mini-bar fridge, tea and coffee tray, electronic safe and aircon.

Kingfisher Room:
Standard double room with shower en-suite. Sunny in the mornings and has a private deck and garden entrance. Equipped with television, tea and coffee trays, electronic safe.

Hoopoe Room:
Deluxe double room with en-suite bath and shower. Private and comfortable room with outside deck and garden entrance. Lovely sunny room in the late morning and afternoons. Equipped with television, mini-bar fridge, electronic safe, tea and coffee tray and aircon.

Loerie Room:
Standard room with shower en-suite. Very private with own deck, garden entrance and garden views. Morning sun and a great room in winter. Equipped with television, tea and coffee tray and electronic safe.

Herons Room:
Large Twin or King-size room with shower en-suite. This room can fit a third bed so it is ideal for families. Private deck and garden entrance, sunny in the afternoons and situated close to the pool. Equipped with television, tea and coffee tray, mini-bar fridge, electronic safe and aircon.

Oyster Catcher Self Catering Room:
Sleeps four. Fully equipped kitchenette with microwave, fridge and two plate stove. Indoor dining table seating four and outdoor garden table and chairs seating six. Braai facilities. Private and sunny. Equipped with television, electronic safe and aircon.

Kelp Gull Self-Catering Room:
Sleeps three and has an en-suite shower. Fully equipped kitchen with microwave, two plate stove and oven, fridge and cooking utensils of high quality. This room is also equipped with a small plasma flat screen television and electronic safe.


Our hearty English breakfast which includes fresh fruit, juices, yoghurt, cereals, toast and preservatives to start the day off with will make you smile!

Additional Facilities

Apart from our friendly atmosphere and personalised service, we offer free satellite television (DStv) and Wi-Fi connectivity, a pool, airport transfers, electronic safes, wall panel heaters, hair dryers, fans, tea / coffee tray amenities in every room.

Enjoy the sparkling pool and open braai to unwind. There is secure off street parking on the property.

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In Room / Unit

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

On Site

  • Air-conditioning
  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Concierge
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Safe deposit box (reception)
  • Smoking: in demarcated areas
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

  • Bar (honesty bar)
  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee


  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Airport transfers
  • Other transfers available
  • Tour assistance

Accreditations (as claimed by Knysna Herons Guest House)

Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA)

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -34.042717
Longitude: 23.070536

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Listed on
May 2015 - 1 Review

Travellers' Reviews

The warm welcome after 15 hours of driving perked us up totally. The room was clean and lovely, with little treats on the bed - we sure felt special...

Maureen, Durban Travellers' Rating


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