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Cliff House, Knysna

Knysna’s Eastern Head is one of the world’s most exclusive residential addresses. Here you will discover the delights of Cliff House Sea View Accommodation, an exceptional property occupying one of the area’s best ocean side locations. Perched on the very edge of the Head’s majestic sandstone cliffs high above the Indian Ocean, its dramatic position and unrivaled views will simply take your breath away.

At a glance

Accommodation: Sleeps 8 maximum

Restrictions: No pets

Bedrooms: 4: Master suite – king, 2 x doubles, 1 double studio apartment with queen, kitchen & outside shower. All bedrooms have en-suite facilities

Staff: Maid service twice weekly (Tuesday’s & Thursday’s -Public Holidays not included) – additional days on request

Pool: 18m ‘lap’ pool

Special features: LCD TVs, DVD & tuner, solar-heated Spa bath, boma & seating on cliff-edge, own generator

Nearby attractions

There are numerous restaurants, supermarkets and shops in the Knysna waterfront, quays and town centre less than a 10 minute drive away. Knysna and nearby Plettenberg Bay offer excellent opportunities for all manner of outdoor pursuits.

Leisure amenities

Sailing, kayaking, surfing, fishing, hiking, mountain & quad biking, horse riding & paragliding. Pezula, Simola, Knysna, Plettenberg Bay, Goose Valley & George golf courses are all within easy reach.


Knysna town centre 9km
Plettenberg Bay 35km
George Airport 65 km
Port Elizabeth 260km
Cape Town 500km


Minimum stays: 3 nights in Low Season, 5 nights in High Season and 7 nights in Peak Season. If your booking is for fewer nights, then you will be quoted for the minimum.

Season 2018 Rate per day
High 12 Jan – 30 April R5,600
Low 1 May – 30 Sept R 4,400
High 1 Oct – 12 Dec R5,600
Peak 13 Dec – 11 Jan R 12,300

Note: Knysna Oyster Festival (29 Jun – 08 Jul 2018) is charged at High Season rates

Terms and Conditions

1. A 30% non-refundable deposit will be required to secure all bookings.

2. Full payment must be received by us at least 4 weeks prior to arrival.

3. The 30% security deposit will be returned within 30 days of the end of the booking. Customers should leave the accommodation as they found it in a tidy and orderly fashion and are liable for breakages and damage caused during their stay including but not restricted to the value of the breakage deposit.

Cancellation Policy

For cancellations up to 14 days prior to booking 50% of the booking fee will be refunded.

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Cliff House, Knysna Sea View Accommodation

Availability Calendar

June  2018
  • PENDING May 23, 2018 June 1, 2018
  • BOOKED June 7, 2018 June 12, 2018
  • BOOKED June 7, 2018 June 12, 2018
  • BOOKED June 7, 2018 June 12, 2018
  • BOOKED June 7, 2018 June 12, 2018
  • BOOKED June 7, 2018 June 12, 2018
  • BOOKED June 7, 2018 June 12, 2018
  • BOOKED June 17, 2018 June 20, 2018
  • BOOKED June 17, 2018 June 20, 2018
  • BOOKED June 17, 2018 June 20, 2018
  • BOOKED June 17, 2018 June 20, 2018
  • June 25, 2018 June 28, 2018
  • June 25, 2018 June 28, 2018
  • June 25, 2018 June 28, 2018
  • June 25, 2018 June 28, 2018

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Uninterrupted sea views

This totally unique residence offers uninterrupted sea views from every room. Nature lovers will revel in boundless marine life and bird watching opportunities – especially from the property’s exclusive whale-viewing platform.

The elegant simplicity of the building’s architecture and the ‘Zen’ quality of it’s décor and furnishings will invite you to be at one with the natural environment whilst enjoying every possible creature comfort.

Making maximum use of natural light and textures, the accommodation is arranged on four mezzanine levels. It offers three light and airy double bedrooms with floor-to-ceiling windows and stylish en-suite bathrooms, in addition to a studio apartment with mini-kitchen and outside shower.

The stylish and well equipped kitchen/dining room offers magnificent ocean views, as does the main lounge and additional sitting/dining space. Folding external glass doors allow all areas to be opened to create free-flow access to the great outdoors. A portable braai unit is available to guests, whilst the fire-pit offers an extraordinary setting for sun downers and good conversation.

Cliff House is designed for sensual pleasure and total relaxation. Set within an attractive indigenous garden, the superb 18m ‘lap’ pool and adjacent Spa Bath will tempt you to watch for whales and dolphins whilst soaking up the African sun.


A boardwalk leads down from the pool area to a delightful ocean side ‘viewing platform’ – perfect for whale & dolphin watching in season. Walk a little further and you arrive at the newly-constructed clifftop firepit– the ideal location for a sun downer in front of the dancing flames.

The state-of-the art home entertainment system provides music throughout the house and the LCD TV screens, located in the master bedroom and lounge, offer satellite channels and DVD viewing for lazy evenings at home. A guest safe is also available for the security conscious.

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