Tonquani Lodge & Spa
Tonquani Lodge & Spa
Knysna is located in Knysna, Western Cape. Want to be
pampered and spoilt? Break away from the ordinary and come to Paradise.
luxurious individually decorated log chalets and family suites have every
conceivable comfort with mini-bar, complimentary port & chocolates, tea,
coffee & biscuits, TV, hair dryer, heater and fan. Nine units have air-conditioner, Jacuzzi and fireplace and the executive chalet has a private
spa for the ultimate in pampering. All units have private patios and barbecues
and are serviced daily. For host guests convenience establishment offer an affordable
on-site laundry service. Sun loungers invite you to enjoy the welcoming
coolness of the main swimming pool which is set in tranquil gardens. Three
units have private splash pools and there is secure on-site undercover
parking. Relax around the swimming pool set in tranquil gardens or enjoy total
relaxation and pampering in the Spa. Facilities include an indoor heated
Jacuzzi with recliner; sauna; relaxation beds and two massage and therapy
rooms. Highly trained qualified therapists offer Aromatherapy Massage, Reiki,
Reflexology, Qigong Facials, Indian Head Massage as well as orthodox beauty
treatments. Guests can look forward to enjoying a full and varied breakfast
with freshly baked scones, muffins and pancakes. On request all meals can be
served in your unit. A light lunch menu is offered and complimentary tea &
cake is served every afternoon.
South Africa has been listed amongst the top 10 most desirable destinations in the world with the Garden Route as one of the top three. As a result of a countrywide poll, Knysna was twice voted "Most popular town in South Africa". This quaint town in the heart of the Garden Route has been built around the Knysna lagoon and still projects a village atmosphere with its art and craft shops and beautiful waterfront. Knysna Tonquani Lodge is situated just 1,3 km from Knysna town and 700 meters from the Knysna Lagoon. There are no fewer than eight golf courses, all easily accessible from Knysna.
Knysna is fast becoming known as the Adventure centre of the Garden Route, with activities such as canoeing, abseiling, hiking, biking, fishing, diving, creeking, paragliding and many more adrenalin pumping sports activities.
Take a ferry trip to Featherbed private nature reserve, do a spectacular tractor trip up the Western Heads and walk back through caves and along a beach to the restaurant for a delicious lunch under the milkwood trees.
Monkeyland is the worlds first free roaming multi-specie primate sanctuary. It has captured the hearts of visitors in its efforts to rehabilitate and free previously caged primates. The sanctuary is exceptional as it caters for several species of primates, and they are not caged. They are free to move about the forest, and this they do most harmoniously.
Visit the Knysna Elephant Park where you can feed Harry, Sally and Duma.
Wine and dine your way through a formidable array of fine restaurants, seafood taverns, pubs, coffee shops and eateries. = Go birding at one of the many bird hides.
Visit Millwood House Museum, which is typical of the houses built during the 1880ís when gold was discovered in Millwood = Forest or spend time in one of the many art galleries.
Catch the Outeniqua choo-choo for a nostalgic steam train trip to George.
Take a sunset cruise around the Knysna lagoon on a yacht and enjoy Knysna oysters and champagne.
During winter and spring, one can expect to have whales and dolphins for company whilst walking on the beaches. You are within easy reach of beautiful, unspoiled beaches, where the fishing is great, the scenery often spectacular and the walking ideal with miles of unbroken sand rock pools, rugged cliffs and headlands. Inland the mountains bordering the = coastal plane offer a multitude of scenic and impressive drives.
There are no fewer than eight golf courses between Mossel Bay and Plettenberg Bay. These include the new Links Course at Fancourt which will be the venue for the presidents cup in 2002. Other courses included are Mossel Bay, George, Knysna, Sparrebosch (recently opened and situated in a prime position on the Knysna Heads, Plettenberg Bay and Goose Valley (a Gary Player designed course situated just outside of Plettenberg Bay).
Knysna Lagoon is a protected Marine Reserve, a 17 square kilometer expanse of water fed by river and sea. Guarding the entrance to the lagoon are two large sandstone cliffs called The Heads, where the sea enters the lagoon. Fishing, boating, baitcollecting and watersport activities are regulated by National Park.
Board and help to protect and create a sanctuary for the endangered Seahorse (Hippocampus capensis) which breeds in the estuary, as well as the rare Pansy shell found along the flat sand banks. The Lagoon is ideal for swimming and there are many excellent Scuba-diving and snorkeling spots.
Rates per room per night, specials, seasons, meals, children policy: on request
Tuscan Suite # 1: Tuscan Style duplex unit. Upstairs double bed, television, clock radio complimentary port & chocolates; Downstairs twin beds; Kitchenette with microwave, fridge, mini bar, tea, coffee & biscuits, etc; Dressing Room; Full bathroom with slipper bath & shower, separate toilet; Private sundeck with patio furniture & barbecue.
Tuscan Suite # 2: Inter-leading bedrooms (double bed & twin beds), TV in both rooms, hi-fi, complimentary port & chocolates; Dressing room; Kitchenette with microwave, fridge, mini bar, tea, coffee & biscuits; Full bathroom with bath & walk-in shower. Private sundeck with patio furniture & barbecue.
Garden Suite # 3: Cottage comprising sitting area, bedroom with double bed and full bathroom with separate bath and shower. TV, complimentary port & chocolates; mini-bar, tea, coffee & biscuits. Private patio with barbecue.
Junior Pool Facing Suite # 4 & 5: Lounge
with television, hi-fi, air-conditioner, fireplace, mini-bar & breakfast
nook; Full bathroom with Jacuzzi and separate shower. Bedroom with double
bed; Dressing room with bathrobes; Kitchen with microwave, fridge, mini
bar, tea, coffee & biscuits, etc; Sundeck with patio furniture and
Forest View Suite # 6:
Lounge with television, hi-fi, mini-bar, complimentary port & chocolates;
Kitchen with microwave, fridge, tea, coffee & biscuits, etc; Double
bedroom with air-conditioner leading into dressing room with bathrobes;
Full bathroom with slipper bath & large shower. Sundeck with patio
furniture and private
Family Forest View Chalet # 7 & 8: Adjoining log chalets with inter-leading patio. Each chalet comprises double bed, couch, air-con, television, complimentary port & chocolates; Kitchenette with microwave, mini-bar, tea, coffee & biscuits, etc, Full bathroom with bathrobes, Sundeck with patio furniture, paved boma and barbecue area.
Luxury Suite # 11: Your private
tree-top hideaway. Garden with splash pool & pool loungers, weber
barbecue, patio with patio furniture. Lounge with television, mini-bar,
hi-fi, fireplace & air-conditioner. Dining room & kitchen. Bedroom with
kingsize four-poster hand carved bed & embossed white percale cotton
linen. Luxurious en-suite bathroom with slipper bath & indoor/outdoor
shower. Walk-in dressing room with bathrobes. Private
Garden Log Chalet # 12: Patio with barbecue, lounge with TV, Hi-Fi & aircon, kitchen with microwave, fridge, mini-bar, etc, bathroom with bath & shower, two bedrooms with double beds.
Costa Sarda Apartment: The Costa Sarda Apartment with separate entrance comprises two bedrooms (queen & twin); large bathroom, open plan lounge with TV & Hi-Fi; dining and fully-equipped kitchen. There is also a small patio with barbecue. The apartment sleeps 4.
Superior Chalet # 9 & 10: Private garden with splash pool & pool loungers, weber barbecue, covered patio with hammock & patio furniture. Large upstairs patio with recliners. Exquisitely decorated interior comprising lounge with television, hi-fi, mini-bar, fireplace & air-conditioner, Kitchen with breakfast nook, Two bedrooms (double & twin), each with en-suite bathroom and dressing room with bath robes
Superior Chalet # 9 & 10
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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