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Thesen Island Beach House


4 bedroom Luxury Villa in Knysna from R500 per person sharing
Thesen Island Beachfront Villa with Swimming pool

“Hi Carene, the Thesen Island Beach House is absolutely stunning. We enjoyed our stay and will recommend this accommodation to all our friends. Thank you for your assistance with our holiday arrangements. Kind regards, S.Tolmay. April 2019”

Thesen Island Beach House is an elegant 5* rated Luxury Villa occupying a prime beachfront location on Thesen Island in Knysna.

This Thesen Island Villa offers incomparable modern elegance throughout with special features including various skylights, a sparkling swimming pool with loungers and games room. The delightful outdoor entertainment area features undercover lagoon facing deck with dining table and couches, an additional undercover dining area, built-in BBQ/Braai as well as direct access to the sandy beach and lagoon for safe swimming. There is a dedicated boat mooring and private jetty as well as three adult canoes for guests use.

Split on two levels, Thesen Island Beach House comprises of four bedrooms, three bathrooms and an impressive open-plan lounge with indoor fireplace, dining and kitchen with doors leading out towards the lagoon and swimming pool. There are two TV lounges, one being the games room. Additional features are uncapped Wifi, commercial package DStv (includes sports channels) and double garage with direct access into the house.

Enjoy a variety of activities on the island such as cycling, boating, canoeing, fishing, tennis and squash. This is a sought-after family-friendly Garden Route holiday destination with sandy beaches, swimming in the warm waters of the lagoon and children’s play park all within the secure estate. Two top golf courses namely Pezula and Simola are both a mere 10 – 15 min drive from your doorstep.

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


  • Direct access to Lagoon and Private Sandy Beach
  • Swimming Pool, Boat Mooring and Jetty


Thesen Island Beach House sleeps 8 people comfortably.

Lower Level

Bedroom 1: Queen size bed. En-suite with jacuzzi spa bath, large shower with luxury showerhead and heated towel rails. Doors open onto garden and pool area.

Upper Level

Bedroom 2: Queen size bed. Arm chairs and skylights. En-suite with open-air rectangular bath (with hand-held shower / shower over bath), double vanities, heated towel rails and separate toilet. Doors open onto private balcony overlooking the pool and private beach.

Bedroom 3: Queen size bed. Arm chairs and dresser. Doors lead onto a small balcony with skylight. Garden and pool views.

Bedroom 4: Twin beds. Desk/dresser. Doors lead onto a small balcony. Garden and pool views.

Bathroom: Shower and heated towel rails.


Lounge – Open-plan with a large sectional couch and indoor fireplace. Doors open onto outdoor undercover lagoon facing deck on the one side and undercover dining area with swimming pool on the other.

Dining – 10-Seater dining table. Doors open onto additional undercover dining area at the pool side.

Kitchen – Fully equipped with mod-cons and gas stove. Dining table. Separate scullery with dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer and extra fridge.

TV/Games Room – Comfortable couches. Flatscreen TV with DStv. Foozball machine (soccer game).

Guest toilet.

Outside – Undercover lagoon facing deck with dining table, couches and direct access to private beach. Additional undercover dining area next to the swimming pool. Swimming pool with loungers. Landscaped garden. Outdoor shower. Built-in BBQ/Braai. Private boat mooring and jetty. Three adult canoes. Double garage.


Jacuzzi spa bath. Flatscreen TVs with DStv. Uncapped Wifi. Indoor Fireplace. Washing Machine. Tumble Dryer. Dishwasher. Swimming pool and sundeck with loungers. Outdoor shower. Built-in BBQ/Braai. Indoor and outdoor dining and lounges. Direct access to beach and lagoon. Private jetty and mooring. Canoes. Double garage.


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. Additional on-site parking.


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


Thesen Island Beach House, Luxury Villa, Knysna.

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