Yellowwood Lodge Knysna, Guest House Accommodation Garden Route

Yellowwood Lodge

Guest House at 18 Handel Street, Knysna, 6560, Garden Route, Western Cape, South Africa. Show on Map

About Yellowwood Lodge

Olde Worlde Victorian style, unique in its charm makes Yellowwood Lodge an absolute must for the most discerning guest. The Lodge epitomizes gracious living, for those who appreciate the finer things in life. Fairytale-like surroundings that romantic dreams are made of. Yellowwood Lodge, built in 1897, is an exclusive accommodation establishment in Knysna in the heart of South Africa’s world famous Garden Route in South Africa.


The supreme standard of comfort, hospitality and impeccable service ensures a truly unforgettable stay to even the most weary of world travellers. Yellowwood Lodge is strictly a non-smoking establishment ensuring an ambience of quietness, freshness and tranquility.


Relax around the sparkling pool and soak up the sun amidst lush, landscaped gardens. Explore the abundant bird life all around the estate bordering indigenous forest. Off street parking.


A delicious English, as well as a full buffet breakfast is served in an atmosphere of original, indigenous Stinkwood and Yellowwood charm in the grand dining room with its breathtaking chandeliers.


Conveniently situated, Yellowwood Lodge is barely 5 minutes walk from Knysna’s famous Waterfront and all the quaint shops, shopping centres, markets and banks from the centre of town, while being within one hour's drive of almost all the famous Garden Route attractions.


Knysna is a town that grew as a result of its beauty. The awesome, world-famous Knysna Lagoon, the amphitheatre of the majestic Outeniqua Mountains that surround the town, the deep green, misty forests and gentle, sunny, blue sky weather . . . all attracted the earliest visitors and still continue to attract visitors from over the world today.

The Knysna Lagoon is a protected marine reserve whose gateway to the sea is through sandstone cliffs called 'The Heads'. The view from the top of The Heads over the lagoon is spectacular.

Picturesque Knysna, the jewel of the Western Cape's world famous Garden Route, has a wealth of opportunities for fun and relaxation. This charming town offers you everything that makes for an excellent, unforgettable holiday!

One of the warmest spots on the Garden Route with the greatest number of blue sky sunny days. This region has a warm, temperate climate throughout the year with mild, dry winters, with average temperatures in the 20°C band.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Clock radio
  • Fan(s)
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • International plug point(s)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Private pool
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with M-Net)

On Site

  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Safe deposit box (reception)
  • Smoking: in demarcated areas
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

  • Bar (honesty bar)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee


  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Other transfers available
  • Tour assistance

Accreditations (as claimed by Yellowwood Lodge)

Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA)
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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -34.03525299966667
Longitude: 23.041159999666668

Closest airport(s)
George Airport - 60km

Children policy
Children 10 years and older are welcome.

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

Listed on
August 2000 - 2 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

Spent 2 night here, very pleased. Very helpful proprietor, lovely family room, great breakfast on the terrace looking over the lagoon and also good wifi -...

Alan Patrick, London Travellers' Rating


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