Turning Tides Bed & Breakfast in Knysna, Garden Route

Turning Tides Bed & Breakfast

Bed & Breakfast / Conference Venue at 19 Woodbourne Drive, Leisure Isle, Knysna, Garden Route, South Africa. Show on Map

About Turning Tides Bed & Breakfast

Turning Tides is a Bed and Breakfast located on the exclusive Leisure Isle in the famous Knysna Lagoon. Here we offer warm hospitality, superb accommodation and self catering facilities. This is the ideal location to explore the Garden Route or relax by the lagoon.


The large double rooms are elegantly decorated and have large balconies overlooking the lagoon. Small necessities such as the heated towel rail, ceiling fan and tea and coffee facilities makes it a comfortable stay.

The house is situated on the lagoon front
All rooms are en-suite with private balcony
TV, heated towel rail, tea-making facility & ceiling fan in each elegant room
Comprehensive breakfast selection served
Pre-cooked, frozen meals available in the guests kitchen for guests wanting a "stay in night"
Several fine restaurants nearby
Enjoy changing tidal vistas and a peaceful outlook
A birdwatchers paradise with over 70 different varieties listed identified from the garden
In close proximity to two excellent golf courses
Sporting activities range from strolling or cycling around secure Leisure Isle
Hiking, forest walks, swimming and surfing further afield
Telephone, fax and e-mail available


Small conferences/workshops (maximum 16 delegates) accommodated.


There are 2 beaches that you can visit - Lagoon Beach 500m and Sea Beach 7km from the Guest House. Sporting activities range from strolling or cycling around secure Leisure Isle to hiking, forest walks, swimming and surfing further a field. Canopy Tours in the forest that is 50km from the resort. Numerous water sports can be found in Knysna.

Your hosts, Joan and Ian, look forward to welcoming you to Turning Tides.

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In Room / Unit

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

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Childcare / babysitting service
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Reception (24 hours)
  • Safe deposit box (reception)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Wake up calls

Food & Drink

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


  • Free Wi-Fi

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -34.069853
Longitude: 23.065109

Closest airport(s)
George Airport - 60km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

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

Exceptions to check-in/out times may be arranged, please enqurie.

Listed on SA-Venues.com
September 2000 - 1 Review

Travellers' Reviews

Beautiful house, very peaceful setting, food amazing. Joan & Ian are such a lovely couple, and really looked after us. Joan's food is absoluely amazing,...

Kim Cope, Jersey

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