Wayside Inn

Address: Pledge Square, Knysna, Western Cape, 6571, South Africa | Hotel
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This hotel, located on Pledge Square, Knysna, is near The Cango Caves, Knysna Elephant Park, Outeniqua Transport Museum, and Le Spa Tranquille.
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    TripAdvisor Reviews Wayside Inn Knysna

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

    Travel Blogs from Knysna

    Lucky elephants, lucky us!

    A travel blog entry by coughlantravel on Mar 10, 2015

    6 photos

    ... a video about how the sanctuary had been set up, then were driven to the feeding area clutching buckets of chopped up apples, pumpkin and beetroot. Hmmm ... I wonder if we could get an elephant for the allotment - it would save me a lot of work!  The elephants were free to go where they liked, but obviously knew that if they wanted the goodies, they had to stand behind a rail. We tourists had a lot more rules to follow. Not, I think, because ...

    The one that got away!

    A travel blog entry by kimclarke on Nov 05, 2013

    2 comments, 2 photos

    ... ginger beer in recycled coca cola bottles. Sun bathed, swam in the pool, went kayaking on the lake, then Gilbert returned pleased as punch having caught three good size fish, not to mention the four that got away. Kayaking great fun, no major incidents except for a long paddle back against tide and wind, and Debbie falling out of the canoe as she tried to get off, was not prepared to wait for ...

    Hog Hollow Lodge

    A travel blog entry by tori58 on Jun 30, 2013

    breakfast .... normal fantastic - too good!!! drive to Tsitskana NP to walk the suspension bridges walk over Storms River coffee, sunbirds, whales long way out!!! Monkey Forest - has Vervets, Howlers, capuchins, and the loudest madagascan lemurs, its ok, but we are over it. Must remember next time .... ...

    Goodbye Cape Town

    A travel blog entry by keithandialaska on Apr 21, 2012

    11 photos

    ... the lake – pity we are not here for more than one night!
    For dinner we drove down to the lake - so much new development. After a week wander through the shops (of course) we opted to get Take out from Spur. We were tired and the thought of eating in our pretty room was tempting. Spurs cheese burgers and onion rings are just as yummy asI remember them. Tired but happy!!


    5 star golf and not much else...

    A travel blog entry by travellingadam on Mar 15, 2011

    3 photos

    ... and it is about 10th of the price of Pezula. They also have one of the top 20 golf courses in Africa.

    So enough of these 5 star resorts and on to some budget. I head down to see apartments called Knysna Quays and the Protea Knysna Quays. The first are very basic self catering apartments in the waterfront – perfect for lower budgets and Protea is also in great location but the sort of standard 3 star hotel you get ...