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N2 National Hi-way between Knysna and Plettenberg Bay, 6600 Harkerville, South Africa – Show map
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BBQ Facilities, Outdoor Pool, Grounds, Terrace
Fishing, Hiking, Cycling, Diving, Horseback Riding, Spa, Massage, Library, Playground
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
Car Rental, Babysitting/Child Services, Laundry, Ironing Service, Fax/Photocopying
Non-smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Heating, All Spaces Non-Smoking (public and private)
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
One child under 2 years stays free of charge in a crib.
One additional older child or adult is charged ZAR 100 per person per night in an extra bed.
The maximum number of cribs in a room is 1.
Any type of extra bed or crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
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With views of the Tsitsikamma Mountains, this guest house is just a 10-minute walk from Plettenberg Bay’s main street. It offers free Wi-Fi and an outdoor swimming pool in the garden.
Score from 151 reviews Excellent
The Cape Days @ 40 On Trotter offers self-catering apartments located within 2 minutes’ walk from Knysna Waterfront. Free WiFi access and private parking is available.
Score from 21 reviews Exceptional
Featuring free Wi-Fi, parking on site and a garden with BBQ, Emitem offers rooms in Plettenberg Bay. Restaurants and shops are 300 metres away. The coastal town and beach are 1.5 km away.
Score from 61 reviews Very good
9 on Heron is a 5-minute drive away from the center of town, the Knysna Heads view point and Woodmill Lane Shopping Centre.
Score from 37 reviews Excellent
Friendly and helpful hosts Comfortable and clean accommodation gorgeous scenery excellent facilities
A warning about how small and windy the driveway was going to be would have been good to prepare for.
Liked the setting and convenience to the main road--beautiful & peaceful. Toys and books wonderful. Dinner recommendation and washer appreciated.
Since we had confirmed our arrival time, it would have been nice to have had the heaters on and/or a fire started. Very cold arrival after dark.
Fireplace, beds comfortable, heaters everywhere so were nice and warm, owners and staff very accommodating and helpful. Bent over backwards to assist with alternative accommodation due to invalid mother (original booked had too many stairs which was not noted in description).
Equipment old and very basic, house slept 10 but only 9 plates, tiny fridge etc. Damp a big issue making kitchen cupboards very smelly. Placement of fixtures not thought through to make sense for practical use.
You need a car to get there, but it is a lovely place to relax and listen to birds and watch monkeys when having breakfast under the sun!
Very close to N2, but no noise. Fantastic views and wonderful terrace. Conveniently close if you want to be at the Knysna Elephant Park early morning.
Very nice people. Very helpful and good to talk to. The place is a little bit remote but thanks to it is quiet and good for having a rest. The first place with a real cable TV :-)
Wonderful hosts, absolutely beautiful location and grounds, delicious breakfast, lovely rooms and well stocked kitchen. Can't ask for anymore! Oh, and even a great Saturday morning market nearby!
Not a thing!
The owner welcomed us very friendly and suggested a beautiful place for dinner. We greatly enjoyed the remoteness and quietness of Masescha.
Quiet location set in attractive gardens. Enjoyed a very comfortable and relaxing stay. We were given a warm welcome. We enjoyed a swim in the small swimming pool.
Ray and Angie were the perfect hosts. The shower is great
the fridge makes a lot of noise and it woud be nice to have WIFI in the cottage
Very friendly owners. Stunning valley views from the patio, with wildlife ready for spotting. Pleasant swimming pool. Wonderful change after all the beachside properties I was staying at along the N2 road.
The access road needs improving but there's probably little they can do themselves.
The property and building we stayed in were both beautiful. Lots of birds and monkeys. The building we stayed in was nice and large, great for a family up to 10 people. Pool was nice and the owners were very courteous. Very beautiful landscaping and the birdsong house has it's own deck, Braai area, large outside table for enjoying outdoor meals, and laundry washing machine.
The house had not been well kept when we arrived. It is a self catering facility, and we had to wash all of the pots, dishes, and glasses as there was a greasy film on all of them from non use. There were rusty kitchen tools, silverware, and the Braai grates were rusty as well. The house was full of black mold, we had to run a cycle of bleach through the washing machine before we could use it for our own laundry as it smelled moldy as well. There was a broken pipe in one of the bathrooms so we were limited to one bathroom for the duration of our stay. We stayed for 1 week and I had several braais while I was there , I just had to buy my own meat grate as the grates provided had long rusted. I wish the owners would take better care of that building. Maybe the other buildings are in better shape, bu it seems like such a shame to have this building in such a state of disrepair.
Everything was excellent but the breakfast was awesome - really really nice thanks
The house has all the necessary amenities. The kitchen is well equipped. The beds are comfortable but the bedding can be improved. The bathrooms look ok... They have just been renovated. The kitchen has a foul stench coming from the cupboards which may be due to old or persistent damp. The owner is pleasant and helpful. The location is excellent for those wishing to experience plettenburg bay and knysna.
Wonderful place - could happily live there
Nice isolated escape between Knysna and Plettenberg Bay. HIghly recommended and fantastic breakfast! Thanks
good place in a fancy forest, sweet and peaceful house~
Very very friendly and nice owners. Very good breakfast. Very nice surrounding, beautifull garden/park.Good recommondations for activities. They gradet us up to a whole cottage just because there was sufficient space and the weather was bad. It was definetly one of our best stays in South Africa. If you like to stay outside City Center and you enjoy nature this is definetly a fantastic place.
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