Knysna Accommodation at Carpe Diem House Holiday Home in Garden Route

Carpe Diem House

Self Catering at 37 Queen Street, Knysna, 6570, Garden Route, South Africa. Show on Map

  • Property TypeHouse
  • Guests4
  • Bedrooms1
  • Bathrooms1
  • Minimum Stay2 Nights

About Carpe Diem House

This historic house is over 150 years old and offers a character filled one-bedroom apartment. It is up the road from the Knysna's original Anglican Church, Catholic Church and an evangelical church. It is walking distance to the Methodist and NG churches.

The Gym at the Royal Hotel, down the street, offers daily gym memberships and has a heated pool. The house is walking distance to town, shopping malls, and restaurants. It is central to all the attractions of Knysna and surrounds.

Self Catering Accommodation

The apartment is furnished with a large private lounge and a separate additional toilet room with wash basin and large built in cupboards. The lounge has wooden floors and high ceilings with a roof fan. It is a lovely room for entertaining or relaxing.

There is a double sleeper couch in the lounge offering a bed for up to two additional persons. the lounge is open plan to the fully equipped kitchen with everything required for your self catering stay.

The bedroom has a large queen sized bed, with Sealy mattress, and en-suite bathroom (shower only) with toilet and washbasin. It also has large built in cupboards and a roof mounted fan.

We offer the full DStv bouquet with all channels. (South Africa's premier television channel offering the best of British, American and international programs and world sports coverage).

Additional Facilities

The apartment has excellent security and an enclosed veranda in one of the oldest areas in Knysna.

There is off-street parking for cars and or trailers behind locked gates. We also offer uncapped WiFi at 6Mb. The house is child-friendly and secure.

Please Note

No smoking inside the house, please. There is an enclosed veranda where smoking is permitted.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Area information booklet
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Fan(s)
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • International plug point(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Smoking: allowed
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Parking (off street)
  • Smoking: in demarcated areas
  • Smoking: none indoors

Food & Drink

  • Complimentary tea / coffee


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tonight from
  • ZAR 600
  • per unit per nightbased on 2 persons

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -34.034139
Longitude: 23.051429

Closest airport(s)
George Airport - 69km
Plettenberg Bay Airport - 39km
Port Elizabeth Airport - 273km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 16h00
Check-out by 10h00

Listed on
May 2016 - 1 Review

Travellers' Reviews

Lex & Michelle were very welcoming and helpful. The accommodation was very comfortable with everything which we needed and some more and most of all...

HELEN TURNER, Simonstown Travellers' Rating


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