Kanonkop Guest House Knysna
Kanonkop Guest House in Knysna is an exquisite owner managed
five star retreat situated on the edge of Kanonkop hill with uninterrupted
views of the Knysna Lagoon and Heads, South Africa. Knysna, the pearl of the Garden Route,
is a town of spectacular scenic beauty nestled on the banks of a tranquil
estuary and surrounded by lush indigenous forest and golden beaches. The
town is perfectly situated to explore the rest of the Garden Route with it's
diverse palate of offerings from hiking trails and forest walks to birding
and game viewing. The Conyers family own and operate this luxury guest house
- with it's four bedrooms each individually decorated by award-winning South
African designers – and pride themselves on their personal service and
attention to detail ensuring a truly memorable holiday experience.
Kanonkop Guest House is the perfect destination for the golf traveller as establishment are corporate members at Fancourt, Pezula and Simola golf estates. Host guests are therefore able to play these magnificent courses at discounted prices. If you're feeling less energetic, spend your days relaxing around host magnificent salt water pool or climb aboard host luxury speedboat for a romantic sunset cruise. All water sports, fishing and cycling are arranged and offered "in-house".
Paradise: The sumptuous Paradise suite certainly lives up to its name - luxuriously appointed with original artwork and magnificently crafted furniture. The room occupies an entire third floor and has out of this world views, is wonderfully spacious and has a large king size sleigh bed as its focal point. The large en suite bathroom has a glass walk in shower and oversized elevated bath and shares the same breathtaking view. Paradise leads out onto a private juliet balcony with views forever where you can while away the time enjoying an evening sundowner as the sun slips behind the distant rolling hills. The room is a romantic delight, ideal for honeymooners and no expense has been spared in creating a private haven of irresistible luxury and sumptuous comfort. You will awake to sonorous bird calls or soft monkey chatter as the mist gently rise from the lagoon below.
Sivuyile and No Matata: The Sivuyile and No Matata suites are identical large and luxurious queen bedded suites that open out through double sliding doors to an expansive sundeck. The rooms have fantastic views over the garden and pool and out towards the Knysna Lagoon and Heads in the distance. They are furnished to the same level of sophistication and luxury as Paradise and in addition have a satellite TV and well stocked reading area with a double and single seater couch and coffee table. Sivuyile and No matata can easily have a single bed added for those who prefer twin bedded accommodation.
Sunbird: The Sunbird room is a lovely double-bedded room which overlooks the beautifully landscaped indigenous garden. The private bathroom, directly across a very quiet narrow passage (1 metre away), is beautifully decorated and has wonderful views over the indigenous forest and Knysna Lagoon.
Beach Fishing: Knysna, with it's warm Indian Ocean waters, 18 square kilometer estuary, mountains and lush indigenous forest is a natural playground for adventure seekers. Join us for a sunset cruise aboard host luxury speedboat or if you're feeling more energetic try waterskiing or wakeboarding.
Skiing, Abseiling and Cycling: Go for a romantic paddle down the meandering Knysna River in host twin kayak where you may hear the haunting call of the beautiful fish eagle. Take a walk on one of the nearby golden beaches and feel the soft sand gently caress your feet. Pedal into town or ride one of the thrilling indigenous forest cycle routes on host quality mountain bikes. Grab a fishing rod and head for the nearby water where you're likely to catch some of the abundant coastal fish. Other extreme activities such as quad biking, bungee jumping, abseiling and micro lighting are right at your doorstep.
Rates per room per night, specials, seasons, meals, children policy: on request
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Contact & reservations:
1) you can e-mail us requesting information and/or rates: e-mail
Reservations are only accepted in writing: by fax or via e-mail.
Final availability confirmation: in writing: by fax or via e-mail.
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