Knysna, Garden Route - Accommodation
Simola Hotel in Knysna
From its vantage point, the 325-hectare Estate looks out over a spectacular panorama encompassing the full expanse of the Knysna Lagoon, all the way to the Heads and beyond to the sea. It is here in this sheltered haven that you may enjoy golf, 5 Star accommodation, sumptuous meals and even a pampering at our spa.
Set above the beautiful town of Knysna, the hotel boasts awe inspiring views across the Knysna estuary, over emerald hills and the Knysna River, all the way to the famous Heads in the distance. Away from the bustle, Simola Hotel offers a tranquil and relaxed atmosphere; while still close enough to a myriad of entertainment, dining and leisure activities to suit leisure travellers, golfers and adventure seekers alike.
Simola Hotel and Spa offers guests welcoming and friendly yet efficient service. The 5 Star facilities include the Orchid Room Restaurant and Sushi Bar serving buffet breakfasts and delectable a la carte dining, Sir Roy’s Bar, the Club Café for light meals and spa with a fully equipped gymnasium.
Set a short distance from the main complex are the forty two-bedroom suites. Beautifully decorated, the focus is on elegance and comfort with all the conveniences of a modern home; an open-plan living area with fully equipped kitchen, dining area, lounge and patio, interactive TV with LCD screen, DVD player with surround sound, wireless connectivity, data and internet ports, underfloor heating, air-conditioning, flat-top hob with oven, microwave, under-counter fridge, freezer and mini-bar, and a gas braai on the patio.
The Orchid Room Restaurant at Simola Hotel offers a dining experience sure to please even the most discerning patron. With views stretching across the most beautiful vista of the lagoon and Heads as well as the golf course and outside pool, one can be forgiven for spending more time than usual dining.
Facilities & Activities nearby:
Facilities available at Simola Hotel,Knysna, Garden Route
- Airport Shuttle
- Available Next Weekend
- Available This Weekend
- Conference Venues
- Credit Card Facilities
- Indoor Fireplace
- Laundry Facilities
- Parking on Premises
- Restaurant on Premises
- Satellite TV
- Swimming Pool
- Womens Day Weekend
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GPS Co-Ordinates: 23° 2' 21.3" E / 34° 0' 15" S
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Driving to Simola Hotel in Knysna, Garden Route
|Departing: George Airport|
|Address: R404, South Africa|
|Distance: 42 m / Duration: 59 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||51.7 km|
|7.||Turn left onto Old Cape Rd||4.8 km|
|8.||Turn left at Gouna Rd|
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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 Simola Hotel
Amazing views! Great service! Fantastic course! Loved every minute!
Staff are friendly and helpful. Rooms have underfloor heating for the cold days and the rooms marvelous.
Phenomenal Jack Nicklaus golf course which is a work of art with virtually every hole memorable. Wonderfully conditioned. An absolute favorite!
Nice golf course and friendly people.Breakfast 5 star
Lovely place, great facillity with excellent service. Restuarant food amazing . I enjoyed my stay next time will come with my family because it has a nice place for kids to play and golf course for some catching up conversation with family
No double bedroom suites were available. Individual rooms are quite big. Loved the food and service. Located on a dark road with no street lights. Very helpful reception desk.
Wonderful resort located in the hills above the town of Knysna. Centrally located for quick access to many of the attractions in the area. The resort had fabulous views overlooking the hills and the lagoon. The rooms were very nicely appointed and had a huge patio. We would definitely stay here again in the future.
Room was very spacious and had great view out over hills and the lagoon. Staff were very helpful. Would stay here again when in Knysna.
Lovely suite rooms. Food excellent in restaurant. Staff very helpful and friendly.
This is my favorite course that I have played in the western cape. To summarize it is fun and fair. Each hole is memorable and the entire course is set in a lovely forest type valley. It is friendly to novices yet you do need to be somewhat long off the tee. There are your typical risk and reward holes but you always have the feel that you can do better which is a great feel.
If you are willing to wait 15 minutes for a drink and have a burger with mold on it then this is the place for you. Service is poor.View is great!
Beautiful course and great customer service. Breakfast was great as well.
Heaven on earth. High up in the Mountains with a great view of the golf course and the Knysna water front scenes.
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