In the 'hood, Plettenberg Bay as a destination

The town of Plettenberg Bay lies almost on the border of the Western and Eastern Cape. Built on the hillside, most of the town is on a steep slope leading down to the sea, which means that regardless of where you find yourself accommodated, you will be treated to spectacular views of the bay and surrounding hills and mountains. For holiday-makers, accommodation in Plettenberg Bay is plentiful ... cont.

N2 National Road, 8 kms from Plettenberg Bay, Garden Route, Western Cape, South Africa

Directions to Lairds Lodge Country Estate

from Cape Town (+/- 500KMS TO PLETTENBERG BAY)
Travel along the N2 from Cape Town to Knysna. Travel +/- 23 kms. from the centre of Knysna towards Plettenberg Bay, along the N2. Watch out for the Plettenberg Bay 10km sign. Approximately 1 km from this sign you will see on the left hand side of the road the brown Lairds / Tsala & Hunters directional sign.

Turn in right and immediately right again. (The turn-off is directly across from the Knysna Elephant Park turn-off). Follow the signs to the Lodge. We are approximately 200m along on the left hand side. We look forward to welcoming you to Lairds Lodge

from Port Elizabeth (+/-230 KMS TO PLETTENBERG BAY)
Travel along the N2 from Port Elizabeth towards Plettenberg Bay. After the off-ramp into Plettenberg Bay (a large Shell petrol station) continue along the N2 towards Knysna. (There is a traffic circle - go straight ahead). Travel +/- 8kms until you see a brown (information) road sign with “Lairds/ Tsala/ Hunters Country House.” (The Knysna Elephant Park will be on the right hand side of the road). Turn in left and immediately right again. Follow the signs to the Lodge. +/- 200m on the left hand side.

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