In the 'hood, Knysna as a destination

Knysna is a natural paradise of lush, indigenous forests, tranquil lakes and golden beaches. She nestles on the banks of a breathtakingly pretty lagoon, now a protected marine reserve that is home to the extraordinary sea horse and over 200 species of fish. Beaches, lakes, mountains and rivers provide endless opportunity for leisure and outdoor adventure. Within the town, craft shops, ... cont.

33 Circular Drive, Paradise, Knysna, 6570, Garden Route, Western Cape, South Africa

Directions to Bridgewater Manor

From George / Cape Town
As you near Knysna the N2 winds along the edge of the lagoon for about 5km before you get the first set of traffic lights - lagoon on right, homes and B&Bs on left. Slow down when you get to the second set of traffic lights, this is the junction for Old Cape Road / Simola turn LEFT at the next junction into Albatross Street, and LEFT again at the T-junction into Circular Drive. Continue about 200m up Circular Drive, Bridgewater Manor is on the left.

Approaching from Plett / Port Elizabeth
The N2 becomes the main road of Knysna - continue straight through town, and through the set of traffic lights where Waterfront Drive meets the Main Road. You will then have lagoon on the left, homes & B&Bs on the right. 500m after this set of lights turn RIGHT into Albatross Street (Lagoon Breeze Guest House is on this corner), and then LEFT at the T-junction into Circular Drive. Continue 200m up Circular Drive, Bridgewater Manor is on the left.

Amenities in the area

  • Bank and/or ATM (1.5 km)
  • Bus Line (2 km)
  • Restaurants / Eateries (2 km)
  • Shopping Mall (2 km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (2.5 km)
  • Business Services (2.5 km)
  • Foreign Exchange (3 km)
  • Grocery Store (3 km)
  • Internet Caf (3 km)
  • Car Hire (3.5 km)
  • Laundromat (3.5 km)
  • Post Office (4.5 km)
  • Airport (70 km)


  • 4x4 trails
  • Abseiling
  • Beach
  • Bird watching
  • Cultural experiences
  • Cycling paths
  • Diving / snorkelling
  • Elephant back safaris
  • Fishing
  • Galleries / museums
  • Game viewing
  • Golf course(s)
  • Gym / fitness centre
  • Hang- / paragliding
  • Health spa / massage
  • Helicopter Flips
  • Hiking trails
  • Horse riding
  • Kayaking / surf ski
  • Kloofing
  • Mountain bike trails
  • Quad biking
  • River cruises
  • Rowing / canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Sky diving
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis court(s)
  • Township tours
  • Whale watching

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