GREENHOLE COTTAGE is a three bedroom cottage and sleeps 8 people. One bedroom is en-suite and the other two share a bathroom, with a separate loo.
The spacious lounge is divided by a “good old fireplace that works” and also has DSTV and a DVD player. The room has wonderful views of the lagoon and towards the famous Knysna Heads.
The relaxed dining room next to the lounge has room to seat 10 adults with easy access to the kitchen.
Greenhole has a well equipped and stocked kitchen, including a dishwasher, and laundry includes washing machine and tumble drier.
The house opens up onto a sheltered courtyard complete with built in braai area – ideal for entertaining out of the weather.
The double garage provides security for vehicles as well as housing various canoes and bicycles which guests are welcome to use.
The house gets serviced daily from Monday to Friday, and on weekends and public holidays by arrangement and at an additional charge.
TSHAYILE HOUSE is an enchanting holiday home which has recently been renovated, with fresh finishes inspired by the relaxed holiday ambiance of Leisure Isle.
Tshayile’s main living area is based on open plan principles: a comfortable lounge with DSTV, connecting into the functional open-plan kitchen/dining area.
Tshayile House has three bedrooms: one bedroom offering a double bed, the second furnished with a double bed and a bunk bed, and the third bedroom with a double bed and a bunk bed.
The house features a lovely verandah, where most meals are had. The spacious braai area is under cover.
Tshayile House is perfect for families with its large outdoor lawn area where the children can play outdoor games.
Tshayile House is located one road away from Knysna lagoon, a short stroll to this popular destination for swimming and canoeing.
Nearby is a library which is open to visitors, tennis courts and a wonderful coffee shop/restaurant at the gallery.
TSHAYILE HOUSE is perfect for a special family getaway. It often is booked together with GREENHOLE COTTAGE, as the properties share a back fence, with a gate from one property leading to the other.
THE GARRET is a lovely one bedroom flat, upstairs from Tshayile House. The private wooden deck is north facing and perfect to soak up the sun in summer and winter.
The Garret can sleep 2 people, it has a shower room with a basin and loo. The living areas are open plan and opens onto the deck, overlooking the large garden.
The Garret is fully furnished and equipped, including bedding and towels.
THE GARDEN SUITE AT TSHAYILE HOUSE is a lovely open plan unit, which opens up to the beautiful garden. There is a double bed and a bunk bed, the bathroom consists of a shower basin and loo. There is a small fridge and a microwave, a kettle and a toaster, with some basic kitchen utensils and crockery.
All units are serviced from Monday to Friday, and by arrangement on weekends and public holidays.
Outdoor braai facilities and indoor fireplaces at Greenhole Cottage and Tshayile House, with wood provided. Off-street parking. Laundry facilities on the premises. Laundry service available by arrangement and at an extra fee. Enough space to accommodate boats.
Leisure Isle offers an incredible experience for all ages, the sandy beaches are ideal for little ones with their buckets and spades, the surfing teens can visit famous nearby surfing beaches or are welcome to paddle with the canoes in the garage, and the elderly can enjoy good flat walks around Leisure Isle, conversing with the local residents. There is a tennis and bowls club, that is open to visitors. And if you are bringing your boat, you can launch at the small boat harbour on Leisure Isle. Enquire with Hannelie about fees for any of these activities you may be interested in. A highly recommended holiday destination for the whole family.
In Room Facilities:
Fully furnished houses, fully equipped kitchen, bedding and towels provided. Houses are serviced daily from Monday to Friday, and on weekends and public holidays, by arrangement and at an additional fee.
Ride your bike to the Leisure Island art gallery coffee shop, or walk through the water to the East Heads Cafe. The children are constantly canoeing, fishing, cycling and occasionally on board some newly made friends yachts, sailing.
Knysna has three world class golf courses, have amazing trails for hiking and cycling through the forest, surrounded by beautiful beaches and some fun day outings:
- The Knysna Elephant Park
- The Wolf Sactuary
- Birds of Eden
- Raptor World
- Adventure Land
- Wonderful Saturday markets, one in Sedgefield and another at Harkerville, where you can treat yourself to local food, produce, art and craft.
- Some of the top restaurants on the Garden Route
- Beauty salons and day spa's
- A shopping experience of unique local designers