Alkira Lodge  Verified Listing

Garden Route Brenton on Sea Knysna Western Cape South Africa

Excellent Rating: 5.0 / 5
Based on 3 verified guest reviews

About the Host

Member since: 16 May 2019

Additional sanitisation and safety measures are in place for this property in response to the Coronavirus pandemic (Covid-19) to ensure your safety and comply with standards.

Rooms & Prices

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TV
DSTV
Garden
Breakfast included
Oven
Bath towels
Electric Blankets
Patio
Shared lounge/TV area
Stove
Fridge
Linen
Dishwasher
Microwave
Covid-19 H&S Certified
Swimming Pool
Spa facilities
Cleaning service
Braai/BBQ Area
Parking on Premises
Jacuzzi
WiFi
Conference Facility
Fireplace
Dining Area
24hr Camera Surveillance
24hr Security
Safety Deposit Box
Airport Transfers
Balcony
Bar
Bar fridge
Ceiling fans
Concierge
Deck
Fan
Hairdryer
Heater
Laundry facilities
No smoking
Restaurant
Serviced Daily
Tea and coffee facilities

Alkira Lodge, Knysna in the beautiful Garden Route of South Africa. Sophisticated contemporary design reflecting the breath-taking natural beauty of the surrounding landscape.
High ceilings and large windows flood interiors with light and accentuate the sweeping views across the rolling hills, the Knysna tidal estuary (lagoon) to the ancient Outeniqua mountains, the whale sanctuary and spectacular beaches that stretch from Brenton to Buffalo Bay and the endless horizon beyond.
Guests can choose to stay in the 6 private rooms at Alkira lodge or for those seeking absolute privacy or for a small group or family travelling together, ‘Shufflers’ the Owners Villa @ Alkira sleeps up to 6 in a fully equipped, exclusive use luxury Villa.
Alkira and Shufflers Villa have indoor and outdoor dining options, indoor and outdoor lounge spaces and spacious tanning decks. The infinity pool and hot tub jacuzzi provide options to relax, unwind and enjoy the sounds of silence and warm sunshine surrounded by nature’s beauty. As the evening descends, fireplaces and subtle lighting create a warm, romantic atmosphere to enjoy the stupendous fireworks as the sun sets over the Indian Ocean.

In Room Facilities:

All rooms have safes, free Wi-Fi, hairdryers, bathroom amenities, luxury linen, desk area, charging/USB ports, international adapters, tea and coffee facilities, en-suite bathroom with shower separate toilet, private terraces and views across the fynbos reserve towards the lake, rivers and mountains or to the ocean and the endless horizon.
Luxury suites have in addition to these facilities, indoor and covered outdoor lounge area, outdoor shower, couples bath, and fireplace.

Area Information:

5.5 Hour drive from Cape Town International airport and the Cape winelands, 2.5 hours from Port Elizabeth international airport and 45 minutes drive from George airport. All on the N2 National Highway, easy roads in good condition and excellent signposting.
For young and old, active or not Knysna is the perfect base to explore the magnificent Garden Route. Wilderness 30 minutes drive, Plettenberg Bay 30 minutes drive, jump from the worlds highest bungy jump 40 minutes away or swim with Sharks at Mossel Bay one hour away. Golf on spectacular courses in the area. The famous ostriches and Cango Caves of Oudtshoorn are a scenic 1.5 hour drive from Knysna.

Property Facilities:

Freshly prepared continental and hot breakfast cooked to order.
Evening meals; 3 course plat du jour, braai and pizza nights are enjoyed by guests who choose to stay in to enjoy the setting sun and delicious local wines from the cellar.
Swimming pool and jacuzzi hot tub. Sun loungers and tanning deck. Indoor and outdoor lounge areas for relaxing and lazing.
In room beauty and wellness services by arrangement.
3 Lounge areas with large smart TV's and full DStv channel selections for those who must watch their team play or stay up to date with events around the world!
Stroll through the Fynbos on the Alkira Conservancy.
Popular Brenton on Sea beach is a 2 minute drive or a 30 min walk.
In house guides available for hiking, biking and boating.
Assistance with planning and booking activities and restaurants.

Attractions:

Knysna is surrounded by water; beautiful beaches, for walking, for sun-bathing, for swimming or for learning to surf or stand up paddle (SUP). Fishing from land or from boat in the lagoon or the sea. Canoe any of the magnificent rivers and lakes in the area. Hire a luxury speed boat for a private tour of the waterways, a water transfer to the beach bar and restaurant at the private Featherbed reserve or a champagne sunset cruise. Take an adrenaline filled ride through The Heads on a speed boat and view dolphins and whales (May to November).
Nature’s beauty is everywhere and walks and hikes guided or self-guided are plentiful both in the forest and along the coastline. Popular with birders, take a bird book and a flask of coffee to one of the hides in the area and catch the ‘early birds’ or we can arrange a tour with a local birder to share their knowledge.
Knysna is the number one spot in South Africa for mountain biking and bikes can be hired for guided and self guided mountain biking. Or bring your own bike. Alkira has storage and hose facilities on site.
Within 40 minutes drive are many animal centres including, Birds of Eden, Monkeyland, Jukani, walk with the Cheetah's at Tenikwa, ride the Elephants, visit the Wolf Sanctuary or Radical Raptors for birds of prey and displays of their incredible hunting skills.
Cycle or drive our local wine farm route.
International food, seafood, local experiences, peace, nature, golf, adrenaline, relaxation, spa experiences and shopping are all on your doorstep.

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Extra Info

Property Type Bed and Breakfast, Apartment, Guest Lodge, Villa
Conditions Show
Check-in after 02:00 PM
Check-out before 11:00 AM
Cancellation Policy Moderate
Can Be Used For Film Location, Still Shoots, Wedding
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Reviews

Brent van Niekerk
08 August 2020

Awesome place, absolutely love it! The views and the ambiance of this place is truly special. You will never find a place like it. If you want to experience luxury, this is definitely where you want to be.

Superb. 5 out of 5
Nosisa Dinge
25 August 2019

Absolutely amazing experience! Sam is an excellent hostess. The place is incredible..My family and I felt like we had gone to the South of France and totally loved the entire experience. The rooms are absolutely incredible and so are the views of the whole town.

Superb. 5 out of 5
Evelyn Ackerman
08 August 2019

Beautiful stylish accommodation with the best 360 views of Knysna. Highly recommended if you want to spoil yourself

Superb. 5 out of 5

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