Footprints of Knysna

Self Catering Guest House in Knysna

Footprints of Knysna

Self Catering Guest House in Knysna

Footprints of Knysna

Self Catering Guest House in Knysna

Footprints of Knysna

Self Catering Guest House in Knysna

Footprints of Knysna

Self Catering Guest House in Knysna

Footprints of Knysna

Self Catering Guest House in Knysna

Footprints of Knysna

Self Catering Guest House in Knysna


Down to Earth Family Room

(suitable for children - above 5 years)

Is a practical and unpretentious self-catering apartment with a full en-suite bathroom (Bath & Shower).  Full of light and brightness - a happy and relaxed feel pervades this clean and airy space. 

Located on the ground floor with easy access to the garden and suitable for smaller children and people with mobility difficulties. The lounge/bedroom area is open plan with king size or twin beds and a double bunks – accommodating 4 people comfortably. An inter-leading fully equipped kitchen and dining area makes this spacious (50 m2) ground floor apartment a fun and functional space for families, friends or just a couple wanting space! TV with full DSTV channels and reliable uncapped WiFi available.

Decorated in earthy and bright natural colours with hints of the flora, fauna and forest which celebrate the phrase “Naturally Knysna”. A private covered deck with braai, leading to the garden and swimming pool and lovely vistas of the Knysna Lagoon - completes the picture.

From R600.00 to R1450.00 per unit
(dependent on season/no. of persons)

“The room is very accommodating for a young family like ours. The kids loved the open plan & bank beds. To enjoy our meals on the deck was very relaxing. Even when it was raining on the Saturday morning. The view..... stunning!!!“

“Nice garden, view of the lagoon, secure parking, quite area, nice outside deck with braai facilities, good wi-fi, nice for friends travelling together.”

Heads Up Apartment

(children by arrangement)

Is a special and spacious (50m2) upper floor apartment with a marine and nautical feel. Crisp blue and white décor welcome you aboard this bright, airy and stylish self-catering accommodation.  

An open plan lounge/fully equipped kitchen/dining room - plentiful space to "live" and make yourself at home.  The separate sunny bedroomwith queen size bed and full en-suite bathroom (Bath & Shower) is bathed in sunlight. Spacious and comfortable accommodation with private entrance – suitable for a couple or couple/one child (not suitable for toddlers). An additional pull out bed in lounge area for extra child/adult. TV with limited DSTV channels and WiFi available.

Picture windows allow the amazing views to unfold from the comfort of the lounge area; a private deck/balcony with braai offers you a space under vast African skies where you can watch the yachts and ever-changing tidal vistas of the lagoon; the forever views over the Knysna Heads, the lush gardens or starry night skies.  A special space with a Birds Eye view that will leave you feeling "on top of the world".

From R600.00 to R1250.00 per unit
(dependent on season/no. of persons)

“Privacy with a beautiful view of the lagoon - if you select the upper level unit.”

“Neat, clean, tidy, amazing view and everything available that you could possibly need. Comfortable bed and warm blankies”

Featherbed Studio

(2 persons only – no children)

Is a cozy, colourful and comfortable romantic upper level loft-type studio with kitchenette and views over the Knysna Lagoon and Featherbed Nature Reserve where “Birds of a Feather can flock together”.  Also an ideal spot for the "Solo" traveller - safe and warm and welcoming.

Nestled under the sloping slate roof this "loft-studio" type apartment boasts a bedroom with queen size bed and full en-suite bathroom (Bath & Shower), a small sitting area and TV with limited DSTV channels.  There is adjoining kitchenette/dining area for self catering.

The Featherbed Studio will captivate you with its deliberately quirky and flamboyant clash of colours and styles – feathers, florals, hand painted furniture and art and has limited views of the garden, lagoon and Knsyna Heads from the private deck and dining area. Private entrance via external staircase.  Wifi is available and Air-conditioning/Heating complete the comfort zone.

From R550.00 to R850.00 per night
(dependent on season)

“We stayed in the upstairs 2-sleeper. Very cosy and very homely. Conveniently located in terms of town layout. Will be back... thanks Kitty and Danny!”

“The privacy of apartment, secure parking, friendliness of caretaker. Availability of info of where to go. Cleanliness and comfortable bed.”

Book Direct Specials

These specials will only be applicable to bookings directly made via the establishment.
Some are available via Nightsbridge calender.

Please email and ask about current specials.

Minimum 7 night "Get away from them all"

20% discount on private self contained units  (Heads Up and Down to Earth)

01.04.2020 to 30.11.2020



15% OFF all 2 night bookings for cozy Featherbed Studio 

23.03.2020 to 05.12.2020

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Special weekly/monthly rates available on application for

Down to Earth ground floor apartment

Featherbed Studio Apartment

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"Some people come into our lives, and quickly go. Some stay for a while and leave Footprints on our hearts. And we are never, ever the same."

All our Accommodation Includes

• Forever views of the azure blue lagoon and sky
• Swimming pool and garden braai area and the serenity of our secluded indigenous garden
• Linen and Towels provided in all rooms
• Hair Dryer, iron and ironing board available
• Basic servicing on alternate days - full maid service available at extra cost on request
• Tea/coffee facilities
• Television: Selected DSTV channels (Full bouquet in family room)
• Reliable Uncapped WiFi/Internet Connection
• No smoking in rooms
• Secure off street parking

Whilst all our accommodation is self-catering, an Emergency “On the Go” Continental Breakfast Basket can be supplied to your room, if pre-ordered.