Knysna, Garden Route - Accommodation
Knysna Houseboats in Knysna
The houseboats all exceed the South African Maritime Safety Authority operational and safety requirements. They are your floating home away from home and offer a holiday with a difference. The boats have been fitted to a high specification, so it is truly a comfortable experience. They all have the basic self-catering facilities with a full galley and bathroom, and guests can relax on the rooftop sun deck.
The boats have all safety equipment and life jackets on board, with a first aid kit and fire extinguishers. All you need is an adventurous spirit and a love for the outdoors, and we’ll make you captain of your own holiday. Please note that no smoking is permitted inside the houseboats.
Facilities & Activities nearby:
Facilities available at Knysna Houseboats,Knysna, Garden Route
- 5 Star Reviewed
- Available Next Weekend
- Available This Weekend
- Winter School Holidays
Alternative accommodation near Knysna, Garden Route
|Knysna, Garden Route||Current||Current|
|Noetzie, Garden Route||15 mins||10.4 km|
|Brenton-on-Sea, Garden Route||20 mins||15.7 km|
|Harkerville, Garden Route||14 mins||18.8 km|
|Buffels Bay, Garden Route||24 mins||20.4 km|
|Rheenendal, Garden Route||27 mins||23.2 km|
|Sedgefield, Garden Route||21 mins||25.9 km|
|Plettenberg Bay, Garden Route||28 mins||32.5 km|
|Keurbooms River, Garden Route||32 mins||38.6 km|
|Wilderness, Garden Route||38 mins||39.7 km|
Request / Book Now:
Enquire about availability at Knysna Houseboats
Directions to Knysna Houseboats
Map of Knysna Houseboats in Knysna, Garden Route+ OPEN FULL MAP
GPS Co-Ordinates: 23° 2' 55.7" E / 34° 2' 56.2" S
By Car / Driving
Driving to Knysna Houseboats in Knysna, Garden Route
|Departing: George Airport|
|Address: R404, South Africa|
|Distance: 50 m / Duration: 58 mins|
|1.||Head north toward R404||0.2 km|
|2.||Turn right onto R404||2.4 km|
|3.||Turn left to merge onto N2||11.7 km|
|4.||Take the exit on the right toward N2||1.1 km|
|5.||Continue onto N2||0.7 km|
|6.||At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on N2||52.7 km|
|7.||Turn right onto Waterfront Dr||1.1 km|
|8.||Turn right onto Long St||0.8 km|
|9.||Turn left||38 m|
|10.||Turn right||0.1 km|
Destination will be on the right
Nearest Airport & Flights
George Airport - George+ FIND FLIGHT TO George
With a growing number of travellers heading to the region's beaches, forests and mountains, George airport now has over 600 000 passengers a year. It has won the South African Airport of the Year award six times (at the time of writing), and George's city centre is 11 Kilometres away.
George Airport was originally named after the then president P.W. Botha and was built in 1977.
Reviews for Knysna Houseboats
We went here in a sunday to rent a boat for a day. The company was found in a restaurant, it was kind of a search. The woman in the office told us that we couldnt rent a boat for a day in the weekend. Eventhough there were 6 boats in the harbor. There was in flexibility or cooperation. Very disapointing.
Amazing experience, staff is super friendly. On arrival you are made comfortable with your boat and the lagoon. Boats are kitted out with all the items you need for your stay on the lagoon. Managing the boat is fairly easy. Escape to tranquility and beauty of the lagoon. #knysnahouseboats #knysna #gardenroute
"Amazing time spent on Knysna Lagoon "
The whole experience was fantastic from the ability to explore the lagoon, skipper your own boat and the comfort of being cocooned in the cabin overnight. The service was excellent and although it seemed daunting to take over a boat without any experience the team prepared you so thoroughly it was a breeze. That duvet was so toasty!I would avoid the pre-ordered platters - they were a definite let down.
A great experience! Clean, well equipped boats which are comfortable and easy to handle. Staff that are super friendly and very helpful! The evening mooring spots are lovely and protected from most of the wind. A great getaway which everyone can enjoy, my 6 year old loved it! We will be back for sure
Their service and staff is extremely friendly and the boats are spotless, the only downside was the fact that there wasnt enough coffee, sugar and general items and unfortunately being on a boat...you cannot go out to buy these things at any time. I would recommend them to anyone. Just a bit more planning:)
A great experience to say the least.Overnight areas are quiet and very very scenic.Driving the boat is rather easy.Living on the boat is nice with all amenities on offer.Beds are comfortable but small, I am 6.2 and just squeezed in.At booking in, staff are friendly.We had an amazing time.
Mike and I spent two awesome nights on the houseboat. We were welcomed by friendly, efficient staff who took us through all the ropes.
We would highly recommend Kynsna Houseboats to anybody wanting to get away from it all for awhile.
Best experience amazing views
Amazing day on the lagoon. Safe. Very well equipped boat. Clean.
If you haven't skippered a boat before, you might want to watch the competency video twice so that the supplied reading material makes sense. The boats are clean & well maintained. Just try no get stuck in a sand bank. You'll have to get out the boat and push it out. Don't damage the motor. Gary will charge you for the repair & probably hold your deposit.
Awesome property to stay... Amazing view.... Very hospitable staff.... Great atmosphere... A place to definitely visit.... Pure bliss
To hire a houseboat and explore the Knysna Lagoon is simply one of the best holiday experiences you can get in South Africa.
Why use the "Request a quote”
Request a quote from Knysna Houseboats at no obligation.
Majority of the listed establishments are Bed & Breakfast, Guest House and Self Catering establishments whom operate without any online booking system. Unlike larger Hotel groups, whom do operate with a online booking systems, majority of Bed & Breakfast, Guest House and Self Catering establishments in South Africa do not have an internet presence or online booking systems.
However: With the "Request a quote” feature, we overcome this problem and allows you to ask any specific questions. Majority of establishments will back to your request within several hours.