Bamboo, The Guesthouse Knysna

Bamboo, The Guesthouse Knysna

About Bamboo, The Guesthouse Knysna

Bamboo, The Guesthouse

A warm welcome awaits you at Bamboo, the Guesthouse, a Bed and Breakfast establishment in the picturesque Garden Route town of Knysna. We are committed to ensuring that your stay with us is relaxing, enjoyable and memorable.

We are conveniently located just a short drive from the bustling town centre of Knysna and its vibrant Waterfront, where shoppers and diners will discover many delights around each corner. Bamboo is also situated within easy reach of the famous Knysna Heads, Leisure Isle, Thesen Island and 3 magnificent golf courses.

Nestled in a truly magnificent, forested garden with 2 sparkling saltwater swimming pools, are 15 elegantly furnished en suite rooms with private terraces or decks. Each room has a character of its own and is accessed via an elevated wooden walkway that weaves its way through our magical garden. All rooms are serviced daily and contain a bar fridge, flat screen TV, radio/alarm iPod dock, mini safe, ceiling fan, wall heater, hairdryer and tea/coffee making facilities. Honeymooners are offered two lavish options, a secluded garden cottage or a tree top suite. Our family rooms and suites cater for families with kids of all ages.

A sumptuous breakfast is served daily on our elevated deck looking out onto our very own patch of Knysna forest. Guests may choose from our cold buffet offerings of homemade muffins and muesli, fresh fruit salad and yoghurt, and may order hot dishes from our menu, including omelettes, eggs Benedict, full English, French toast and sweet or savoury pancakes. Light lunches are available.

Our well stocked in house curio shop houses an eclectic collection of African art, crafts and artefacts including jewellery, paintings, baskets, carvings, batiks, key rings and other decorative items.

Your genial hosts, Jaynie and Gordon, and their staff are always available to share their wide knowledge of Knysna and the surrounding areas with you and to arrange bookings for activities, excursions and restaurants.

Some of the activities available in the area include snorkeling, surfing, kloofing/canyoning, kite surfing, sailing, lagoon and ocean cruises, paragliding, skydiving, fishing, bungee jumping, horse riding, hiking, quad biking, kloofing/canyoning, abseiling, canoeing, dolphin and whale watching.

The Knysna area hosts a variety of attractions, including three golf courses, wildlife sanctuaries, game and nature reserves, beaches, forests, mountain passes, wine estates, ostrich farms, museums, art galleries, restaurants and shops.



Payment Options

Bank Deposit (EFT)

Features of Bamboo, The Guesthouse Knysna

  • Room / Unit Features
  • Bar Fridge
  • En Suite Bathroom
  • Fan
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heater
  • International Plug Point
  • No Smoking In Rooms
  • Safe
  • Tea And Coffee
  • TV - DSTV
  • WiFi Hotspot
  • On Site Features
  • Bar (honesty Bar)
  • Braai / Barbeque Area
  • Breakfast : Full English
  • Dinner (prior Arrangement)
  • Childcare / Babysitting Service
  • Garden
  • Gay Friendly
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry Service Available
  • Parking (off Street)
  • Pet Friendly (by Arrangement)
  • Reception (business Hours Only)
  • Security (guard)
  • Smoking (in Demarcated Areas Only)
  • Swimming Pool

Directions to Bamboo, The Guesthouse Knysna

Coming from Cape Town and George airport on the N2 drive through Knysna town centre heading towards Plettenberg Bay, after the last traffic light with mini Spar shop on the right, take the next right turn onto George Rex Drive, it’s signed for The Heads, Leisure Isle and Pezula.

If coming from Plettenberg Bay and PE Airport on the N2, George Rex drive is the first major turn on the left.

After going through one traffic light, past the Lourie Park stadium, take the 2nd left turn called Howard Street, it’s signed for the Private Hospital, Hunter’s Home and Hunter’s Village. Stay on Howard Street (it takes a sharp right hand bend) until you pass the Knysna Golf Clubhouse and car park. Howard Street veers to the left, Kennet street is on the right and straight ahead is our street, Bolton Street. Go over two speed bumps, we are on the right, no 7 and 9.

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Contact Bamboo, The Guesthouse

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Contact: Jaynie Court
Landline: 044 384 0937
Mobile: 082 812 8838
Fax: 044 384 0937
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No 9 Bolton Street, Hunter's Home, Knysna

Accommodation Types

  • Bed And Breakfast

Please note:
Rates may vary and reduced rates may apply to additional persons. All rates are indicative only, may be seasonal and are subject to change without notice.


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