Accommodation South Africa

The St. James of Knysna is an exclusive, owner run, five star Country House Hotel uniquely situated directly on the shores of the famous Knysna Lagoon. The luxuriously appointed Suites & Rooms offer spectacular views across this peaceful lagoon to the dramatic Knysna Heads or over the magnificent 3 acre gardens. Whether you stay in the Manor or the Courtyard, all the rooms and suites feature en-suite bathrooms, mini bars, tea/coffee making facilities, satellite (DSTV), television, safes, irons & ironing boards, direct-dial telephones, bath robes and hairdryers. Should you require adaptor units, all international adaptors can be requested from reception.
The magnificent gardens offer peaceful walks, large Koi pond, 2 swimming pools, croquet, and angling off the private jetty. Establishment offer a powerboat for water skiing and sightseeing cruises and canoes for those who wish to explore this fascinating eco-system on their own. Hosts provide a unique experience of Knysna and its surround while paying attention to every detail of your stay. The policy is one of total exclusivity, privacy, security and dedication to personal service. A privately owned establishment, hotel sets new standards in service and luxury facilities.

Set in magnificent gardens, this privately owned Country House Hotel has two swimming pools. Other recreational facilities include Boating picnics, Sundowner cruises, Water skiing, Swimming, Games room, Angling, Shopping & Tavern Tours. Enjoy a Sundowner cruise, water-skiing or sightseeing on the Knysna Lagoon from a private jetty.
Facilities available in the immediate area:
Beautiful unspoilt beaches
Forest walks & trails
Deep Sea Fishing
Deep Sea Sailing
Whale Watching in season
The Hotel boasts a superb dining room and well stocked wine cellar. Country style breakfasts, light lunches, teas and snacks are also served on the various patios and terraces. The Paquita Bar, with its lagoon facing patio is a warm and friendly meeting place. As guests at this unique Hotel you can expect exclusivity and individual attention to all your needs. The spectacular and panoramic views of Knysna and the Lagoon can be experienced whilst exquisite cuisine is served in the candlelit dining room. Guest can then relax and unwind in front of a crackling log fire in the main lounge whilst savouring a fine port from host well-stocked cellar. Join us in the Cocktail Bar where travel experiences of exciting daily events can be shared with others over a pre-drink or a cocktail.

St. James Country House Hotel Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa St. James Country House Hotel Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa St. James Country House Hotel Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa

Rates per room per night, specials, seasons, meals, children policy: on request

The Manor & The Countryard
George Rex Suite (*1)
Superior Suites (*5)
Deluxe Suites (*5)
Junior Suite (*2)
Double rooms (*2)

Contact & reservations:

To book:
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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