About Stannards Lodge
Stannards Guest Lodge is located in the peaceful suburb of Hunter's Home in Knysna, five minutes away from the lagoon and world-class golf courses, and ten minutes from the famous Heads, town center and vibrant waterfront.
The six en-suite bedrooms, creatively and tastefully decorated, have their own private entrance and patio overlooking the landscaped garden. Room facilities include DSTV, fan, heater, tea tray and wi-fi.
The two luxury self-catering garden cottages both include a spacious lounge with a fireplace, a fully equipped kitchen, flat screen LCD TV, I-pod docking station and safe.
Tasty and generous buffet-breakfasts can be enjoyed indoors or on the deck overlooking the lush, indigenous garden with a salt water swimming pool and barbeque area. The vast expanse of lawn and number of beautiful trees are home to more than 80 species of birds.
The 'Afro-chic' lounge, with its cozy fireplace is welcoming on those chilly winter days and the 'African curio' shop has stunning gifts for you to take home.
Stannards is the perfect base from which to explore all the treasures the famous Garden Route has to offer. Information regarding local restaurants and activities is available and bookings made on request. French owners and managers, Hélène-Marie and Patrick Ceillier, fluent in English, offer every conceivable comfort and convenience and their warm hospitality and personalized service will ensure that your stay in Knysna is one to remember. A place where guests become friends and return.
4 Standard Double Rooms / B&B
All our rooms have different ambiance, with DST-TV, bed heater, Tea and Coffee facility, en-suite bathroom with shower and bath. Each room has its private entrance from the garden and private terrace as well.
2 Superior Suite / B&B
This unit consists of a room with king size bed and en-suite bathroom (big shower), a couch, flat screen TV, DST-TV, DVD player (complementary DVD library), Tea and Coffee facilities, safe and small fridge. The room has its private entrance from the garden and private terrace as well.
1 Luxury Self-Catering Garden Cottage for 2 / S-C
This 50 sqm unit includes a cozy lounge with fire place, brand new fully equipped kitchen, and a Double Room - king size bed - with en-suite bathroom, flat screen TV with DSTV, DVD player (complementary DVD library), safe.
The terrace is overlooking the garden, and the Outeniqua Mountains in the distance.
1 Luxury Self-Catering Garden Cottage for 4 / S-C
The 100 sqm unit includes a lounge with flat screen TV with DSTV, DVD player, i-Pod docking station, fire place, safe, a fully equipped kitchen, a Double Room and a Twin Room with their own bathroom. The terrace is overlooking the garden, the pool and the Outeniqua Mountains in the distance.
Tasty and generous buffet-breakfasts can be enjoyed indoors or on the deck overlooking the garden and the large pool, prolific with bird life.
Activities and Attractions
Being located between the ocean and the mountains, Knysna offers a wide selection of activities from hikes to boat trips. We will be delighted to book or organise any activities for you :
• Beach (1km)
• The Heads (2km)
• Golf Clubs (2km)
• Water sports (2km)
• Lagoon cruises (5km)
• Forest hikes (10km)
• Animal parks (10km)
• Nature reserve (5km)
• Whale watching (5km)
• Bird watching (2km)