Knysna Hollow

Beautifully located on a secluded two hectare country estate on the outskirts of the popular Garden Route town of Knysna and near the Knysna Lagoon, is Knysna Hollow Country Estate. Set generously within lush well-maintained gardens, Knysna Hollow offers a relaxed family atmosphere surrounded by wide blue skies and indigenous vegetation. Accommodation consists of independent units spread through the estate. There are 15 thatched garden chalets and 64 thatched garden rooms.

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Standard Garden

The 64 twin-bed Garden Rooms are all well equipped with ceiling fans, tea & coffee facilities, television and hairdryers, as well as covered patios. All rooms are decorated in a fresh, natural style and offer clean and crisp comfort with all modern amenities.

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Garden Chalet

The 15 Garden Chalets offer relaxed open-plan living areas leading onto private bedrooms each with their own patio. Wood-burning fireplaces in some units add atmosphere and warmth in the cooler months. All chalets include ceiling fans, bar fridges, tea & coffee facilities, television, telephone and hairdryers. 3 chalets include fold-out sleeper couches (these units can also accommodate an extra bed).

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    The Knysna Hollow Resturant

    The Knysna Hollow Restaurant is situated in the Manor House and serves seasonal fresh food in relaxed ambient surroundings. The menu reflects flavours and influences from around the globe, with a selection of dishes that will stimulate the senses. Choose between ocean-fresh seafood such as Tiger Prawns and Linefish, to South African specialties such as Karoo Lamb and venison dishes or a decadent, locally inspired dessert.

      The Pecan Tree Grill Room

      The Pecan Tree Grill Room, is perfectly suited to serve contemporary Cape cuisine, in an alternate venue to the a la carte restaurant. The Pecan Tree Grill Room’s menu includes both classic Malay-inspired dishes such as spicy Malay lamb curry as well as local specialities like fresh Knysna Oysters. Warm and friendly service accompanies the menu and the hand-picked wine list is sure to contain the perfect Cape wine to complement your meal.

        Rutland Arms Pub

        The laid-back Rutland Arms Pub is a warm and friendly place to enjoy a beverage and socialise with friends, family and other guests. Sports are screened on satellite televisions, while ice-cold local Mitchell’s draught and warm, friendly service make this a special gathering place to interact and meet people.


          Three Swimming Pools are arranged around the expansive grounds, giving guests a choice of sparkling refreshment oases to enjoy, including a pool for the kids.

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          Curio Shop

          Knysna Hollow offers an intimate boutique at which guests can purchase unique, branded, quality clothing and local arts and crafts at great prices.

            Outdoor Games

            Outdoor Games are a special and unique feature at Knysna Hollow. They offer a full-size Pentanque court with a Boulle set, as well as a giant chess board in the Rose Garden for guests to enjoy.

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