In the heart of the Garden Route, right on the edge of the Knysna Lagoon is this unique and exclusive owner run 5 Star Country House Hotel set in beautiful gardens on a three acre estate.
Choose accommodation in the Manor or the Courtyard offering 15 Suites/Rooms furnished and styled for ultimate comfort, most having uninterrupted views of the Lagoon and magnificent gardens. Each Suite/Room is en suite with bath and separate shower, satellite television, direct dial telephone, mini bar, security safe and bath robes. The prestigious George Rex Suite is fitted with a luxurious double bath and sauna. Suites in The Courtyard are set at the lagoon's edge giving excellent lagoon views.
The St James offers elegant a la carte dining with a well stocked wine cellar. Guests enjoy exclusivity, individual attention and dedication to personal service.
Recreational activities include angling, boating, sundowner cruises from our private jetty, canoeing and swimming.
Golfing enthusiasts have access to a number of excellent 18 hole golf courses. Knysna has the magnificent world class Pezula Golf Course, Simola Golf Course and the very pleasant Knysna Golf Course. Close by there is the Plettenberg Bay Country Club (30km), The George Golf Course (rated one of the top 10 in South Africa - 60km) and Fancourt (65km).