The St. James of Knysna

The Point, Eastford, Knysna, 6570, Knysna, Western Cape, 6570, South Africa | 5 star hotel
Prices starting from $84.00

Travel Blogs from Knysna

Last day at Tsitsikamma

A travel blog entry by amydeb


... an extended active stay. The only point of concern is the baboons – I would not want to meet them on a hiking trail.

We opted NOT to bungee jump off of the Bloukrans Bridge, purportedly the highest bungee jump in the world. It’s been a great trip, let’s not push our luck.

Tomorrow we drive to Port Elizabeth, connect in Johannesburg, and head home. Just in time- we’ve run out of adjectives for this trip. ...

Lazy Sunday in Plettenburg Bay

A travel blog entry by amydeb


Today we took the short drive to the last stop on our trip, Plettenburg Bay. Given that it is a Sunday and the views from our guest house are so nice, we are just going to hang out today - walking on the beach, sitting and looking at the bay. Tomorrow is our last day, and we'll be filling it up, so today we rest. ...


A travel blog entry by stevehumphreys


... Oren, though white, had been involved in the township for many years and was well known. He assured me that people would be happy to see tourists, and this did seem to be the case.

Knysna being a fairly wealthy town (lots of waterside holiday homes for people from the cities), the townships outside of town are fairly decent as well, the government seems to put in a fair amount of money, with clean running water (to communal ...

Exploring the Garden Route

A travel blog entry by eddim


... the four of them crammed into the car and off we went to Knysna, a main hub within the Garden Route which is an area within the Western Cape consisting of beaches, bays, cliffs and rocky capes with pounding surf on one side and mountains on the other.

Patience must be had when using hop-on/hop-off buses because aside from multiple stops to pick everyone up before you even start on your journey. Then of course there are multiple stops to drop off ...

I Did It!! :-D

A travel blog entry by chanellewilson


... best magic tricks ever!! It felt like we were in the company of old friends, although we’ll probably never see those gentlemen again.

The next day, we woke up and explored Knysna. Kerry and I visited the Knysna Elephant Park where we were able to interact with the elephants. We got to feed them, touch them, and play with them for quite awhile. We had a great conversation with our elephant guide while on the tour. He was from Mozambique and ...

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This 5 star hotel, located on The Point, Eastford, Knysna, 6570, Knysna, is near The Cango Caves, Knysna Elephant Park, Outeniqua Transport Museum, and Le Spa Tranquille.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsThe St. James of Knysna

    Reviewed by ayan-j

    Expensive but worth it

    Reviewed Jul 9, 2011
    by (7 reviews) The Hague , Netherlands Flag of Netherlands

    Expensive but worth it

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    TripAdvisor Reviews The St. James of Knysna

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding