Masescha Country Estate Plettenberg Bay Self-catering Garden Route

Masescha Country Estate

Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering at Off N2, Harkerville, Plettenberg Bay, 6600, Garden Route, South Africa. Show on Map

About Masescha Country Estate

The essence of Masescha Country Estate is to experience a slower pace of life. Our majestic forest backdrop frames an atmosphere of calm, relaxation and restfulness. We offer a flexible variety of clean, fully equipped self-catering facilities within an established garden setting to suit all budgets.

We are located at Harkerville only 10 minutes drive from Plettenberg Bay and 15 minutes drive from Knysna. Here in the heart of the Garden Route we are a convenient base to explore the many tourist attractions.

Self Catering Accommodation

Our guest cottages are well separated throughout the garden, each having their own individual character and have been renovated to provide all the conveniences of your own home.

• Birdsong House - Sleeps 6-9
• Haven Cottage - Sleeps 4-5
• Sunbird Cottage - Sleeps 2-3
• Gazania Garden Room - Sleeps 2-3
• Lavender Garden Room - Sleeps 2
• Valley View Room - Sleeps 2-3

All accommodation is regularly serviced and each fully equipped for self-catering with DStv and individual safes. The kitchens are stocked with crockery, cutlery, glassware, utensils, pots and pans and the bedrooms and bathrooms have already been prepared with linen, towels and toiletries.

A welcome selection of tea and coffee are provided on arrival. Each unit also has its own private outdoor brick built braai (barbecue) facility. During the winter period blankets, hot water bottles and heaters are provided and during the summer fans are available for use.

Free Wi-Fi internet access is available as is safe and secure parking.


For those lazy days you can choose to enjoy a scrumptious full English breakfast on our main deck terrace overlooking the views (weather permitting) and a home cooked set menu dinner or light snacks are also available (served either to your room or on our main deck with fabulous views of the forest). Catering options are available on request and must be pre-booked in advance.


Fishing is available in the dams, each unit is supplied with reading books, there is a small children's play area and large outdoor pool together with a vast amount of bird life to enjoy.

Nearby are the towns of Knysna (15 kms) and Plettenberg Bay (10 kms) each with its own kaleidoscope of attractions and we are very close to the Knysna Elephant Park and Adventure Land Water Park, Garden Of Eden, and the Harkerville Forest Trails.

On Saturday a five minute walk brings you to the Harkerville Farmers Market with Bundu Breakfasts, homemade delicacies and a local craft market. The well known Zinzi restaurant is five minutes drive away for an extra special romantic treat for lunch or dinner.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom (shared)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • DVD player
  • Fan(s)
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Childcare / babysitting service
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

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


  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Tour assistance

Accreditations (as claimed by Masescha Country Estate)

Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA)
Hand Picked by SA-Venues.comRecommended on TripAdvisor

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -34.038048
Longitude: 23.241096

Closest airport(s)
George Airport - 100km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

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

Late arrival can be arranged on request.

Listed on
May 2015 - 1 Review

Travellers' Reviews

The accommodation suited our needs and Ray, the owner. was very helpful regarding our visit. The Garden Route provides interest for everyone's taste. If...

Kevin Marlow, East London Travellers' Rating

Very Good

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