Beacon House is located on the Eastern Head of the Knysna Heads within a few yards of the Knysna Lagoon and 6.2 miles from the centre of Knysna. It features views towards the Outeniqua mountains and out to sea.

Each air-conditioned apartment has a spacious sun deck with barbecue facilities. It comes with a fully equipped kitchen, a gas fireplace and 2 bathrooms with free toiletries.

Guests can make use of the self-catering equipment at Beacon House to prepare their own meals. East Head Cafe is located 50 yards from Beacon House.

Attractions in the area include Featherbed Private Nature Reserve and Knysna Elephant Park. Knysna Golf Course is 1.6 miles away.

The apartment living rooms feature free WiFi and private parking is available. The George Airport is 48 miles from the property.

This is our guests' favourite part of Knysna, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 10 for a two-person trip.

Beacon House has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 20 Mar 2013.

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Knysna, this property has an excellent location score of 10.0

Free private parking available on-site


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Sleeps Accommodation Type Price
Max adults: 6
Three-Bedroom Apartment 1
  • Bedroom 1: 1 extra-large double bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 double bed
  • Bedroom 3: 1 double bed
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Max adults: 6
Three-Bedroom Apartment 2
  • Bedroom 1: 1 extra-large double bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 double bed
  • Bedroom 3: 1 double bed
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Max adults: 6
Three-Bedroom Apartment 3
  • Bedroom 1: 1 extra-large double bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 double bed
  • Bedroom 3: 2 single beds
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Max adults: 6
Three-Bedroom Apartment 4
  • Bedroom 1: 1 extra-large double bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 double bed
  • Bedroom 3: 2 single beds
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Max adults: 8
Penthouse Apartment
  • Bedroom 1: 1 extra-large double bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 large double bed
  • Bedroom 3: 1 large double bed
  • Bedroom 4: 1 large double bed
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Max adults: 8
Penthouse Apartment
  • Bedroom 1: 1 extra-large double bed
  • Bedroom 2: 1 extra-large double bed
  • Bedroom 3: 1 large double bed
  • Bedroom 4: 1 large double bed
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Closest beaches
  • Coney Glen Beach

    Coney Glen Beach

    8.9 Fabulous beach
    450 yards from property
  • Bollard Bay Beach

    Bollard Bay Beach

    8.9 Fabulous beach
    1,250 yards from property
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Property surroundings *
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What's nearby
  • Knysna Heads
    0.2 miles
  • View Point Eastern Knysna Head
    0.2 miles
  • Knysna Golf Club
    1.6 miles
  • Pezula Golf Estate
    1.7 miles
  • Pezula Golf Club
    2 miles
  • Knysna Waterfront
    2.6 miles
  • Knysna National Lake Area
    2.7 miles
  • Featherbed Boat Cruises
    2.8 miles
  • Pledge Nature Reserve
    3.4 miles
  • Noetsiestrand
    3.8 miles
Top attractions
  • Simola Golf and Country Estate
    5 miles
  • Simola Golf Estate
    5.2 miles
  • Knysna Forest
    5.2 miles
  • Goukamma Nature Reserve
    7.5 miles
Beaches in the neighbourhood
  • Coney Glen Beach
    450 yards
  • Bollard Bay Beach
    1,250 yards
  • Sparrebosch Beach
    2.3 miles
  • Brenton Beach
    2.3 miles
  • Noetzie Beach
    3.7 miles
Closest airports
  • Plettenberg Bay Airport
    15.3 miles
  • George Airport
    39.3 miles
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Facilities of Beacon House
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Extra long beds (> 2 metres)
View
  • Landmark view
  • Mountain view
  • Lake view
  • Sea view
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Barbecue
  • BBQ facilities
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
Kitchen
  • Dining table
  • Cleaning products
  • Toaster
  • Stovetop
  • Oven
  • Tumble dryer
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Kitchen
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Drying rack for clothing
  • Clothes rack
Activities
  • Beach
  • Beachfront
  • Entertainment staff
  • Snorkelling
  • Hiking
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Golf course (within 3 km) Additional charge
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Fireplace
  • Seating Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
Food & Drink
  • Minibar
Internet
WiFi is available in some hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Secured parking
Services
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Babysitting/child services Additional charge
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Security alarm
General
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Private entrance
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Carpeted
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Safety deposit box
Accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • English
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Sustainable initiatives
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Check-in

15:00 - 17:00

Check-out

07:00 - 10:00

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

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Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa Beacon House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests must be quiet between 22:00 and 08:00.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Cleaning services are not available on Sundays & public holidays.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service operating hours.

Please inform Beacon House in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

Dear Visitor, this region is currently experiencing drought conditions. Please be aware that certain properties are subject to comply with local water usage restrictions.

This property will not accommodate hen, stag or similar parties.

FAQs about Beacon House

  • Beacon House offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Hiking
    • Snorkelling
    • Fishing
    • Canoeing
    • Golf course (within 3 km)
    • Beachfront
    • Entertainment staff
    • Beach

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Beacon House (subject to availability):

    • Parking on site
    • Private parking
    • Parking
    • Secured parking
    • Accessible parking
    • Free parking

  • Beacon House is 2.9 miles from the centre of Knysna.

  • The prices at Beacon House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at Beacon House is from 15:00, and check-out is until 10:00.