Saffron House Knysna Self-catering, Garden Route
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  • Property TypeHouse
  • Guests8
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathrooms3

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  • Listed on since February 2010

Saffron House is a 5 star graded property offering Knysna accommodation for up to 8 guests.

About Saffron House

Saffron house is located on one of South Africa's most exclusive destinations, Thesen Island, on the Knysna Lagoon, in the Western Cape Garden Route. Thesen Island is an island located inside the lagoon with only one road leading in with boomed access. Access is only available to residents and guests of residents.

The island has private beaches, bird parks, a small putting green golf course, cycle tracks, walking paths, a large children's park, direct lagoon access with canals, launch sites for boats, and direct walking access within 5 minutes to exclusive restaurants. The island is within 20 minutes walking access of the Knysna Waterfront.


The house has 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, lounge, dining room, kitchen, scullery, single garage and patio directly over the Knysna Lagoon. The property is fully walled with a private garden. Use of a two man canoe is also included. Guests can bring a boat and moor at the house. The house comfortably sleeps 8 people with 2 per bedroom, has luxury finishes throughout and is fully serviced on a daily basis.

In an idyllic setting, it is the perfect home away from home with all amenities and appliances provided for, you will not want for anything.

Open plan kitchen, dining room and lounge (Separate scullery). The lounge leads on to a veranda directly over the lagoon. Fishing off the veranda is possible! The private jetty is next to the veranda. Power boats of up to 7 m length can be moored on the jetty.


• Samsung Microwave
• AEG Oven and glass Hob
• Samsung Fridge / Freezer
• Kitchen Island
• All crockery, pots, pans etc as required
• Kettle and toaster
• Iron and ironing board
• Stainless Hood with Extractor fan over hob
• Double opening glass doors

Dining Room:
• 8 seater dining room table
• Double opening glass doors
• Under floor heating

• 2 x 3 seater lounge suites
• Coffee table and side tables
• LCD TV Samsung
• DVD player
• Sound system with speakers in roof and on veranda
• Excellent Views of Lagoon
• Under floor heating

• Wooden table complete with two benches
• Fish from the veranda!
• Excellent views of the lagoon

• Dish washer
• Double sink
• Washing Machine
• Drier
• Outside washing Line

• Single Garage
• Electrically operated garage door

• Fully walled and gated garden
• Weber braai (BBQ) available for those warm South African nights

• House includes built in vacuum cleaning system
• All lights have dimmer controls
• All bathrooms have heated towel rails
• Fans fitted in the lounge and main bedroom with remote control
• Remaining rooms all have desk fans
• All rooms have desk lamps

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Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom (shared)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • DVD player
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Parking (garage)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

Saffron House S13

Family friendly, with its four bedrooms and three bathrooms, Saffron House comfortably sleeps eight guests, We invite you to settle into your family home, away from home, where you can sit back and even enjoy some fishing from your deck!

  • Bathroom towels supplied  
  • Bed linen supplied  
  • DVD player  
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)  
  • Smoking: not allowed  
  • Television (with satellite)

Sleeps: 8 guests (max 8 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Guest Reviews

1 Review from travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewexcellent

It was a great stay. It met all our requirements and was very neat. Thank you, we will definitely make use of this venue again.

November 2017


Need to Know

Response timeSaffron House typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome.
Cots can be provided if required.

Closest airport(s)George Airport - 65km
Port Elizabeth Airport - 250km
Cape Town International - 550km

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

Payment methods accepted by the propertyEFT or secure online payment via

Listed on since February 2010

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