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4 bedroom Luxury Villa in Knysna from R500 per person sharing
Family Friendly Thesen Island House with Private Jacuzzi and Mooring

Saffron House is a 5* rated Luxury Villa within walking distance to the famous Knysna Waterfront as well as numerous shops and restaurants on Thesen Island, Knysna.

This double-storey house comprises of four tastefully decorated bedrooms accommodating eight people very comfortably, three being upstairs including the master bedroom which opens onto a private deck with rooftop jacuzzi and canal views. Downstairs, enjoy open plan living with a fully equipped kitchen, dining area and lounge. The lounge boasts a lovely indoor fireplace, flatscreen TV with commercial package DStv (includes sports channels) as well as sliding doors which lead out onto an undercover balcony with dining table and canal views. Additional house features include uncapped Wifi, a single garage with direct access into the house and a dedicated boat mooring as well as a jetty with canoes for guests use. There is a fully enclosed garden with portable BBQ/Braai.

Thesen Island is renown for their variety of activities including cycling, boating, canoeing, fishing, birdwatching as well as tennis and squash. This is a very family-friendly Garden Route holiday destination with sandy beaches, safe swimming in the warm waters of the lagoon, also a lovely children’s play park all within the secure estate. Two top golf courses, namely Pezula and Simola, are a mere 10 – 15 minute drive from your doorstep.

Saffron House offers value-for-money, easy living and family friendly holiday accommodation in a sought-after destination.

Ideal for a family, group of friends or business travellers.


  • On the Lagoon with Private Mooring and Jetty
  • Rooftop Jacuzzi


Saffron House sleeps 8 people in 4 bedrooms.

Upper Level

Bedroom 1: King size bed. Carpeted. Ample built-in cupboards. Ceiling fan. Flatscreen TV with DStv. Doors onto private balcony with rooftop jacuzzi and canal views. En-suite with double vanities, shower and bath plus heated towel rails.

Bedroom 2: Queen size bed. Carpeted. Ample built-in cupboards.

Bedroom 3: Twin beds. Carpeted. Ample built-in cupboards.

Bathroom: Shower only. Heated towel rails.

Lower Level

Bedroom 4: Queen size bed. Carpeted. Ample built-in cupboards.

Bathroom: Shower only. Heated towel rails.


Lounge – With comfortable couches, flatscreen TV with DStv and surround sound, indoor fireplace. Ceiling fan. Doors open onto undercover balcony.

Dining Area – 8-Seater dining table. Doors open onto garden and deck.

Kitchen – Fully equipped with electric stove and center island. Separate scullery with dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer. Direct access into single garage.

Outside Areas – Undercover balcony with dining table and views over canal. Fully enclosed garden and deck with portable BBQ/Braai. Direct access to on-site boat mooring and jetty with canoes.


Rooftop jacuzzi with canal views. Undercover balcony with dining table and chairs, directly over the waterway. Enclosed garden and deck with portable BBQ/Braai. Indoor fireplace. Flatscreen TVs with  DStv and surround sound. Uncapped Wifi. Single garage with direct access into the house. Private boat mooring and canoes for guest use.


There is a two-seater adult canoe plus two children’s canoes for guests use. The mooring accommodates power boats up to 7 meters in length.


Flood-lit tennis courts and squash court, kiddies’ playground and beach, 18-hole grass putting course and bird-hide are all a short walk away. The Thesen Island Harbour Town development with various shops and restaurants as well as the Knysna Waterfront are within easy reach as well.


Single lock-up garage, direct access into the house. Additional parking on site.


Basic housekeeping included, except for Sundays and Public Holidays.


Thesen Island, Knysna

Restaurants – 5 min walk

Shops – 5 min walk

Knysna Waterfront – 7 min walk

Pezula and Simola Golf Courses – 10 to 15 min drive


Saffron House, Luxury Villa, Knysna.

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