Thesen Island Holiday House
Knysna, Garden Route - Accommodation
Thesen Island Holiday House in Knysna
The air-conditioned house has 2 bedrooms with en suite bathrooms, living room, dining room, kitchen, scullery, single garage, and patio directly over the canal. The house comfortably sleeps four people with two per bedroom. The house has luxury finishes throughout and is fully serviced on a weekly basis. Uncapped Wi-Fi internet is also available.
The living room leads directly onto a waterside deck and the house's own private jetty where power boats up to 7 m in length can be moored. The house is fully equipped with every conceivable requirement to make your stay comfortable. In the kitchen there is a microwave oven, convection oven and glass hob, cooker hood, refrigerator with freezer, all crockery, cutlery, glasses, pots, pans, kettle, toaster, iron and ironing board. Coffee machine available. Feel free to bring coffee capsules. The scullery has a double sink, dish washer, washing machine and drier.
The dining area has a six-seater table with chairs, and glass doors that open onto a patio with a built in barbecue for al fresco dining. The living room's sofas and chairs provide comfortable seating for four to six people who can enjoy watching television with DStv or their own DVDs. Alternatively, turn on the sound system and enjoy the excellent views of the lagoon from the living room or the deck which leads off it. The garage with its electronically operated door, has room for one car.
Solar panels with inverter and battery backup for electricity reserves during rolling blackouts. Gas water heating system to ensure warm 24/7.
Thesen Harbour Town is an Online Information Website aimed at promoting Thesen Island as a tourist and business destination.
Featherbed Eco Experience. Lagoon cruise and spectacular walk, ideal for the kids to utilize their abundant energy levels.
East Head Cafe. Has a kids corner and fantastic views of the Knysna Heads. Ile de Pain, Retail, Cafe and Restaurant. Liezie's meals are fun, unpretentious, full of vibrant flavours and textures. She is adamant about sourcing the freshest, best quality ingredients from nearby farmers and quality food producers.
Rates in December : R3300
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Facilities available at Thesen Island Holiday House,Knysna, Garden Route
- 5 Star Reviewed
- Available This Weekend
- Laundry Facilities
- Parking on Premises
- Satellite TV
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GPS Co-Ordinates: 23° 2' 58.8" E / 34° 2' 55.1" S
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Driving to Thesen Island Holiday House in Knysna, Garden Route
|Departing: George Airport|
|Address: R404, South Africa|
|Distance: 91 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||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|
|11.||Turn left||76 m|
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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 Thesen Island Holiday House
Lovely house for large groups.
Holiday vibe with very good restaurants
It was the best holiday accommodation we've had for a long time. All the comforts of home and relaxing and quiet.
What a stunning house and in such a beautiful location. This is our second visit to Thesen Island on Knysna but our first to the Holiday House. This two bed two bath with flowing kitchen, dining, lounge and out onto the deck overlooking the canal is immaculate. The furnishing and fittings are all top quality. The kitchen has every imaginable appliance which all appear to be brand new and there is a great array of crockery, cutlery, glasses and pots and pans. The dining table and chairs are in just the right place and comfortable to sit at. The lounge area has a wonderfully huge settee and numerous other chairs plus a decent sized TV with cable/satellite so we weren't deprived of the major sporting events. The bathrooms were beautifully appointed, the master having a huge free standing bath, as well as a walk-in shower. The king bed was excellent and the linens were top notch. The decked area around the property had great views of the canal and the Turbine Hotel opposite (lots of historical stuff worth reading about here). All in all a wonderful place to stay. We were there for a week and will make it our first port of call the next time we visit Knysna. Julie & Ian, Glasgow
"Excellent stay in March 2014"
A lovely well appointed house in a beautiful setting. The attention to detail was excellent and extra additions went towards making it a perfect stay.
Excellent holiday home, actually felt like we were at home. Very good location on the lagoon. Everything was perfect and absolutely clean. Very secure with excellent security. Would definitely recommend this as a holiday home to visit, we would go back again for sure.
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