For more information on COVID-19, visit

6 bedroom Guest House /Bed and Breakfast in Knysna from R750 per person sharing
Family and Pet-Friendly on Leisure Isle

Featured in our Garden Route Pet-Friendly Guide

The Islander is a tranquil 4* rated Guest House and Self-Catering Holiday Accommodation on the sought-after Leisure Isle in Knysna.

Tucked away in a quiet residential street, walking distance to exclusive beaches of the island and with the small boat harbor, tennis courts and bowling greens just across the road, this makes for an ideal location from which to enjoy a Garden Route holiday stay. The famous Knysna Heads, Thesen Island and The Waterfront offering a variety of shops and restaurants is within easy reach too.

Pezula and Simola Golf Estates are a few minutes’ drive away.

The Islander offers stylish, spacious and comfortable accommodation with attention to detail and extra luxuries for your enjoyment. It consists of three unique Guest House en-suite Rooms as well as a private Loft and Cottage both equipped for self-catering stays. The Islander is sure to make any traveler feel at home.

They accept children of all ages as well as pets.

Ideal for couplesfamilies or group of friends. Also corporate travellers and avid golfers. The guesthouse sleeps up to 14 people, great for tour groups.


  • Sought-After Location
  • Child and Pet-Friendly


The Islander offers 3 Bed&Breakfast rooms plus 2 Self-Catering units.


Luxury Suite: Ideal for Honeymoons or family of 3. Extra-length King size bed, single bed upon request. Lounge with day bed and arm chair. Opens onto private garden & patio. Spacious en-suite bathroom with free standing bath, shower, heated towel rails and double basins. Garden views.

Family Suite: Ideal for a family of 4. King size bed, annex room with bunk beds. Small sitting area in annex room opens onto private patio. DVD player. En-suite bathroom with bath, shower and heated towel rails.

The Garden Room: Ideal for 2 people sharing. King size bed. Opens onto private patio. En-suite bathroom with shower plus additional outdoor shower.

All Rooms offer:

  • King beds can be converted to Twins upon request
  • Luxury furnishings, linen, and artwork
  • TV, DStv
  • Wifi


The Loft Studio: Ideal for a couple. Open plan room. Double bed. Lounge with TV, DStv & DVD Player. Wifi. Underfloor heating. Opens onto private patio. Fully equipped kitchenette. En-suite bathroom with bath & shower. Views from the deck over the Lagoon and Outeniqua Mountains.

The Cottage: Ideal for family or friends. Bedroom 1 with Queen size bed, opens onto private courtyard, underfloor heating, en-suite bathroom with shower. Bedroom 2 with Twin beds, underfloor heating, en-suite bathroom with shower. Open-plan equipped kitchen and lounge with TV, DStv & DVD Player. Wifi. Opens onto private, fully enclosed courtyard with table and chairs plus BBQ/Braai facilities.


Living Area – Indoor lounge with comfortable couches and fireplace. Opens onto outdoor lounge patio. Garden views.

Dining Area – Where breakfast is served. Opens onto outdoor dining patio.

Outdoors – Undercover patio with additional dining tables and lounge area with couches. Garden views. Spacious, fully enclosed garden with children’s play area and jungle gym. Water features.


Indoor & outdoor lounge and dining areas. Indoor fireplace. DStv. Uncapped Wifi. Fully enclosed garden. Children’s play area and jungle gym. BBQ/Braai. Underfloor heating. Fully stocked pub.


Dinners, boat rides and in-house spa treatments are available upon request at additional charge.


Ample off-street parking.


Included. Laundry service upon request at additional charge.


Leisure Isle, Knysna.

Restaurants/Shops – 5 min drive

Pezula Golf Estate – 5 min drive

Simola Golf Estate – 15 min drive

Plettenberg Bay – 20 min drive


The Islander, Knysna, Guest House / Self-Catering Apartment.

For more information and photos, have a look at our Facebook Listing.


Contact us regarding this listing

    Your Name (required)

    Your Email (required)


    Check In Date

    Check Out Date

    Your Message


    Back to Top
    × How can I help you?