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Swimming Pool
Full Kitchen
DVD
TV
Braai Area
Bar fridge
Fridge
Fireplace
Deck
Oven
Set against the background of the Outeniqua Mountains and overlooking the Knysna Forest. Nothing but nature in front of you. Completely private with its own entrance within 10 km of Knysna and the other attractions which make this part of the world a favourite among holiday makers. There are three cottages at Lazy Leopard, Blue Hills Cottage sleeps up to 8 people. Forest Moon and Starry Forest sleeps 2 people each.

Blue Hills Cottage: This cottage with its private sun-filled verandah has breathtaking views over the forest and Outeniqua mountains with an abundance of birds and wildlife.

This private cottage has one main bedroom (with a double bed), a partitioned second bedroom area with two single beds, a bathroom with a bath and shower, fully equipped open plan kitchen (with views to the mountains), fireplace in the lounge, colour tv (with video player), and a braai area outside. The upper level has two bedrooms with two single beds each, and a bathroom with a shower. The cottage is beautifully furnished including lovely linen and towels. Wood is provided for the indoor fireplace and outside braai area.

Forest Moon Cottage: This intimate cottage sleeps two and is a cozy inspiration for forest lovers. Spectacular forest and mountain views from your private braai area. A short stroll through the forest leads to the pool. This is the place to relax. Wake up to Loerie song, and Sun beams. Open plan layout with a mini kitchen and on-suite bathroom. The bathroom is surrounded by glass to allow nature inside. Very private and safe. Open plan layout with a mini kitchen and on-suite bathroom.

Starry Forest: Little lights lead down a romantic 50 meter forest path to the cottage. Level with the tree tops on a cliff edge it overlook the magnificent forest valley and mountains. The feeling is airy and cozy at the same time and built in a true forest style. Quality appliances, cotton percale linen, soft white towels, etc. makes this a value for money hide away.

The shower at Starry Forest is surrounded by glass and opens onto the sunny deck. Come lose yourself or rather find yourself or just relax in a place with a view forever and no one in sight. From Starry Forest a path continues to the exquisite pool amongst the Cape Fynbos.
Lounge
Veranda
Coffee and Tea
Hairdryer
Mountain Views
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Reviews

anthea eckardt
14 December 2018
It's the perfect place for a romantic getaway. The scenic view when you wake up is amazing. The layout of the cabin is carefully designed. Corlia is nice and could tell us all about the surroundings. This was very helpful to go see all the old sites and go back in time to the book Kringe in die Bos.
Superb. 5 out of 5
Greg Akers
16 September 2017
It's been years since my wife and I traveled to Knysna and stayed at the Lazy Leopard and we still remember it as one of the best times away of our lives. It was beautiful, peaceful, private, relaxing - all the qualities a good holiday needs.
Superb. 5 out of 5
thora ZA
01 January 2010
Best welcome service,have already recommended to freinds and collegues.

the surroundings of lazy island it's like you are in your own small island
Fabulous. 4 out of 5
Hannes South Africa
01 November 2010
Dit was ongelooflik lekker. baie baie mooi skoon in die chalet. die natuur en uitkyk uitkyk op die woud is onbeskryflik mooi. dankie dat julle dit met ons deel. ons kon net nie n rasper kry nie, verder was daar nie probleme nie. sal definitief weer kom.
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hannes en merwede vermeulen
Okay. 3 out of 5
Andrea Sa
01 October 2010
Really a place close to heaven and also our hearts will visit again and tell our friends and family of lazy leopard :)
Superb. 5 out of 5
Carmelo Italy
01 September 2010
For those who like wilderness is an exceptional occasion to have a wonderful experience
Owners very friendly
Litle dificult to locate and there is a need of a car to move around but all the remaining things are amazing like the surroundings
Fabulous. 4 out of 5
Cathy SA
01 September 2010
Stayed in Blue Hills cottage for a few days and absolutley loved it.
Corlia is a great hostess and had a clean well kitted out cottage waiting, which included the fireplace being ready. The tranquility, view and location make this a beautiful getaway. it is very easily locatable,and there's tons to do in proximity. Little piece of heaven on earth
Superb. 5 out of 5
Patrick South Africa
01 September 2010
We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Lazy Leopard Forest Retreat. The accommodation is beautifully done and the position is magnificent. We would love to return!
Fabulous. 4 out of 5
Marike SA
01 August 2010
An Unforgettable experience. Will defenitly go back. Friendly people and the most wonderful cabin.
Superb. 5 out of 5
Joseph George , S A
01 June 2010
Corlia and her team went ouf of their way to accomodate us with their exceleent service and tarrif to suit our budget. The champs and firewood helped us to keep warm througout the weekend. The silent and quite atmosphere was heavens and the facilities 100 percent to our needs. Definitely a place to recommend
Fabulous. 4 out of 5

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