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Salt Marsh View


5 bedroom Luxury Villa in Knysna from R500 per person sharing
Private Knysna Waterfront Luxury Villa with Swimming Pool

Salt Marsh View is an exquisite 5* rated Luxury Villa tucked away on the eastern edge of the sought-after holiday destination, Thesen Island in Knysna.

Due to its prime location, Salt March View offers both privacy and unrivalled views over the tidal marshes of the famous Knysna estuary as well as easy access through the canals, directly to the lagoon.

This unparalleled Thesen Island holiday house has been tastefully appointed with African-chic decor and will certainly impress you. Split on two levels, it comprises of four bedrooms, an open-plan dining room and lounge with indoor fireplace, a seperate TV lounge with commercial package DStv (includes sports channels) as well as a modern kitchen with scullery, all of which lead out onto a wrap-around deck with sparkling swimming pool plus built-in BBQ/Braai. Enjoy direct access from the deck and enclosed gardens onto a private jetty from which to moor your boat, together with a lovely gazebo for waterside entertaining and three canoes for guests use. A door from the scullery provides direct access to the double garage.

There is a separate one bedroom Apartment above the double garage which can be rented together with the Main House or independently.

Uncapped Wifi is offered throughout.

Enjoy a variety of activities on the island such as cycling, boating, canoeing, fishing, birdwatching as well as tennis and squash. Thesen Island 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 a secure estate. Two top golf courses namely Pezula and Simola are both a mere 10 – 15 minute drive from your doorstep.

Ideal for a family, group of friends, golfers or business executives.


  • Prime Waterfront Location with easy, direct access to Knysna Lagoon
  • Sparkling Swimming Pool


Salt Marsh View sleeps 8 people in The Main House and 2 adults with 2 children in The Apartment.


Bedroom 1: Queen size bed. Walk-in dressing room. Dresser and arm chairs. Ceiling fan. Sliding doors with balustrades, overlooks sundeck and swimming pool. Doors open onto private undercover balcony with 2-seater table and chairs with marsh and waterways views. En-suite bathroom with oval bath (with hand-held shower) and shower.

Bedroom 2: Queen size bed. Arm chairs. Ceiling fan. Sliding doors with balustrades, overlooks sundeck and swimming pool.

Bedroom 3: Queen size bed. Arm chairs. Ceiling fan. French doors onto a small, private balcony. Sliding doors with balustrades, overlooks sundeck and swimming pool.

Bedroom 4: Twin Beds. Ceiling fan.

Bathroom: With bath and shower.


Bedroom: Queen size bed.

Bathroom: Shower only.



Lounge – Open-plan with a comfortable sectional couch and indoor fireplace. Sliding doors open onto covered deck with additional couches. Marsh and waterways views.

TV Lounge – Comfortable couches. Flatscreen TV with DStv. Doors lead out onto sundeck, swimming pool and outdoor dining area.

Dining Room – 10-Seater dining table. Doors lead out onto sundeck, swimming pool and outdoor dining area.

Kitchen – Fully equipped with mod-cons, electric stove and center island with bar chairs. Separate scullery and laundry room with dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer and extra fridge plus direct access to a courtyard with washing line and double garage.

Guest toilet.

Outside – Spacious wrap-around deck with various seating arrangements. Swimming pool with cover. Pool sundeck with loungers, dining table and built-in BBQ/Braai. Boat mooring and jetty with 3 canoes. Landscaped, fully enclosed front garden. Double garage with direct access into the house.


Lounge – Sleeper couch for 2 small children sharing. Flatscreen TV with DStv. Open-plan with the kitchen. Door opens onto small balcony.

Kitchen – Small kitchenette with bar fridge and electric stove.

Outdoors – Small balcony with 2-seater table and chairs, garden and courtyard views. Additional undercover outdoor 6-seater dining table. Portable Weber BBQ/Braai.


Flatscreen TV with DStv. Uncapped Wifi. Indoor fireplace. Washing Machine. Tumble Dryer. Dishwasher. Extra fridge. Swimming pool with cover. Sundeck with loungers. Indoor and outdoor dining. Indoor and outdoor lounge areas. Built-in & portable Weber BBQ/Braai. Private jetty, mooring and gazebo. 3 Canoes. Enclosed garden. Double garage with direct access into the house. Ample on-site parking.


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.


Double garage, direct access into the house. Ample additional parking on-site.


Basic housekeeping included, except for Sundays and Public Holidays.


Thesen Island, Knysna

Knysna Waterfront – 10 min walk

Pezula and Simola Golf Courses – 10 to 15 min drive

Plettenberg Bay – 20 min drive

George Airport – 60 min drive


Salt Marsh View, Luxury Villa, Knysna.

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