1998, the Knysna Log-Inn embodies an “indigenous” concept that combines the
character and the spirit of the surrounding indigenous forests with Knysna’s
romantic history. On entering the lobby of one of the largest log structures
in the Southern Hemisphere, exquisitely carved solid Yellowwood trunks tower
upwards to the magnificent Scandinavian hammer trusses. Rays of sunshine
flooding through the spectacular stained glass windows, illuminate the
splendid solid Yellowwood staircase. The autumn hues of the slate flooring
and the extensive use of natural river stone combine with the wood to create
an atmosphere of tranquil balance. Truly “in tune with nature”.
The Indigenous Knysna Forests, wrapped in myth and mist, gave birth to a timber industry that once was the lifeblood of the town. The picturesque town, with its antique shops and restaurants, evokes the charm of a bygone era. The peaceful mirror of the Knysna Lagoon is a paradise for water enthusiasts and is suited to a wide variety of water sports. The famous Knynsa Heads – two dramatic rock sentinels guarding the entrance to the lagoon – mark the passage to the deep blue Indian Ocean.
The Knysna Log-Inn Hotel is very centrally located in the middle of town and ideally situated for sight seeing. The Hotel is within easy walking distance to the Knysna Quays (better knows as the Knysna Waterfront). The Choo-Tjoe station, with its quaint steam locomotives, is 230 m away, as are the ferries to the Heads and the Featherbed Nature Reserve.
57 Magnificently decorated en-suite luxury bedrooms invite you to unwind in comfort and style. Each room is equipped with air-conditioning, ceiling fans, electronic safes, remote control TV’s (featuring 2 German channels, M-Net and local channels), direct dial telephones, hairdryers and tea and coffee making facilities. The ground floor houses a lush tropical pool area with an all season swimming pool, wooden sun deck, Jacuzzi and sauna. 38 LUXURY TWIN / DOUBLE ROOMS – Master bedroom with an en-suite bathroom and balcony. 19 LUXURY TRIPLE ROOMS – Master bedroom with an en-suite bathroom and extended lounge area with sleeper couch that can accommodate a third and / or fourth person.
– seated guests: 80 or cocktail style: 150.
This unique African restaurant offers exceptional African meals and is the ideal setting for relaxed conversations of after diner drinks around the cosy fireplace. The restaurant’s A la Carte menu boast many fine dishes from the area, as well as an extensive wine list. It is the perfect venue for those special occasions.
FACILITIES AND SERVICES
Administrative - Internet Terminal and Fax services are available at Reception
Transport - The hotel offers a shuttle service to and from the Airport
Health & Beauty -On site Hairdresser
- Enquire at Reception for Beauty Salon recommendations
- House doctor on call
- Nearby Gym with day vouchers available at reception
Travel and Tours - Air and ground travelling arrangements can gladly be arranged
Other - Curio Shop
- Tuck shop
- Room Service
- Laundry Service
For your convenience the Knysna Log-Inn offers an on site shopping complex. The range of shops has been chosen to suit the needs of the most discerning traveller.
CONFERENCE FACILITIES Tailor-made conferences and functions, together with host excellent service and facilities, will ensure that your event is a success. Host large conference room can seat up to 120 people in cinema style. The conference room is wall to wall carpeted and fully air-conditioned. A wide range of audiovisual equipment is also available.
Conference Equipment includes:
can also arrange for:
- Data projector
- Audio Equipment
ACTIVITIES IN AND AROUND KNYSNA
adventurous to laid back, Knysna offers something for everyone, including:
- 7 Spectacular Golf Courses in and around Knysna Including Fancourt and Pezula!
- Blackwater Tubing
- Bungi Jumping
- Bass Fishing
- Bird Watching
- Cango Caves in Oudtshoorn
- Cango Wildlife Farm in Oudtshoorn
- Deep Sea Fishing
- Knysna Elephant Park
- Horse Riding
The Knysna Log-Inn reflects all the enchanting charm of it’s surroundings. Establishment invite you to us and become “In tune with Nature”
Rates per room per night, specials, seasons, meals, children policy: on request
|Per person sharing|
|3 & 4 Person in a room (per person)|
Contact & reservations:
1) you can e-mail us requesting information and/or rates
Reservations are only accepted in writing: by fax or via e-mail.
Final availability confirmation: in writing: by fax or via e-mail.
Terms & conditions, Payment options and Cancellation policy
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