There are two options for accommodation at St James of Knysna. The Manor, which comprises of four suites and two standard rooms. The luxurious George Rex Suite and the Lady Anne Suite both have large lagoon facing balconies. The elegant dining room, main lounge with mezzanine, Paquita Bar and swimming pool are also located there. Alternatively there is The Courtyard, which is made up of four Superior Suites, three of which are lagoon facing and all with balconies which are located on the upper floor, three Deluxe Lagoon Facing Suites and two Junior Suites nestle around the Mediterranean courtyard with a private swimming pool.
The hotel boasts a superb dining room and well stocked wine cellar. Country style breakfasts, light lunches, teas and snacks are also served on the various patios and terraces. The Paquita Bar, with its lagoon facing patio is a warm and friendly meeting place. The spectacular and panoramic views of Knysna and the lagoon can be experienced whilst exquisite cuisine is served in the candlelit dining room. Guest can then relax and unwind in front of a crackling log fire in the main lounge whilst savouring a fine port from the hotel s cellar.
Knysna is one of the Garden Route's best known travel destinations. Situated between lush forests and the shores of the peaceful estuary it offers many activities and attractions to a wide variety of people. Use this opportunity to dive into outdoor adventures like horse riding, hiking, yachting, fishing and canoeing. For a pure adrenalin rush get into the more extreme sports of abseiling, paragliding, scuba diving or water skiing. Whether it s shopping, food or culture, in and around Knysna you will find a selection of fine restaurants, activities, cultural and heritage experiences, adventure and natural encounters to match your mood.
The staff at St James of Knysna are happy to help with any advice on things to do around Knysna and any booking enquires you may have. Complimentary canoes are provided by the hotel for guests wishing to explore on their own.