Holiday rentals in Knysna

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Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
South Africa
from £39 £58
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Compare and find a welcoming holiday rental for as little as £19 per night by searching and comparing the 1,588 properties being offered in Knysna. Our search engine directly evaluates each of the holiday rentals so you can save up to 34%.

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Rent a holiday apartment, home or cottage in Knysna: from £19 per night

Apartment ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa
from £74
your.rentals
5.0
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House ∙ 6 guests ∙ 3 bedrooms
Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa
from £201
HomeAway
4.6
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Private room ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa
from £18
Airbnb
4.0
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Private room ∙ 2 guests
Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa
from £18
Airbnb
4.5
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Private room ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa
from £19
Airbnb
5.0
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Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
South Africa
from £38
Booking.com
4.4
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Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
South Africa
from £135
Booking.com
4.7
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Apartment ∙ 4 guests
South Africa
from £45
Booking.com
4.6
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Apartment ∙ 3 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
South Africa
from £48
Booking.com
4.6
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Best holiday homes with a patio or terrace

Balcony/Patio
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa
from £35
your.rentals
5.0
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Balcony/Patio
House ∙ 2 guests
South Africa
from £66
Booking.com
4.1
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Balcony/Patio
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
South Africa
from £47
Booking.com
4.7
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Best holiday cottages with a pool

Pool
Apartment ∙ 2 guests ∙ 1 bedroom
Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa
from £60
HomeAway
4.4
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Pool
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa
from £101
HomeAway
5.0
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Pool
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
South Africa
from £50
Booking.com
4.3
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Top holiday accommodation with fishing spots nearby

Fishing
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa
from £73
HomeAway
4.0
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Fishing
Apartment ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
South Africa
from £78
Booking.com
4.8
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Fishing
House ∙ 4 guests ∙ 2 bedrooms
South Africa
from £124
Booking.com
4.8
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Popular holiday rental amenities in Knysna

  • Kitchen (1,516)
  • Parking (980)
  • Internet (907)
  • No smoking (900)
  • TV (864)
  • Balcony/Patio (852)
  • Garden (760)
  • BBQ (743)
  • Pool (610)
  • Washer (574)
  • Microwave (550)
  • Fishing (452)
Knysna is a wonderful holiday destination if you want a property with a pool. One-third of the offers there provide one. Additionally, more house rentals offer a pool than hotel rooms. On average, house rentals with pools in Knysna accommodate 4 guests and have an average cost of £134 per night. You can also rent a rental providing a pool near the water, which is the case for a few of the properties on offer there. A lot of the rentals in Knysna are pet-friendly, which makes it a suitable holiday destination for pet owners. Additionally, pet-friendly accommodation options in Knysna cost, on average, £93 per night. You can also find various rental options if you would prefer to rent near the city centre, as a few of the pet-friendly holiday lettings are less than 2 kilometres from the city centre.

The weather in Knysna

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Above are the weather conditions for Knysna. January is the warmest month of the year in Knysna with temperatures reaching a maximum average of 25°. No heat wave is expected in July, where minimum average temperatures usally hit a 10° low. The rainiest month is January while the driest month is January.

Accommodations in Knysna

891 among the 1,588 offers in Knysna are house rentals. They account for one-third of the accommodation options in this destination (33.41%). Additionally, these holiday properties have a median size of 157 m² as well as cost, on average, £172 per night. Moreover, these holiday properties are optimal for medium-sized groups and families, as most can accommodate 6 people. If you would prefer to compare a different accommodation type, you may want to check apartment rentals, which are the other most common accommodation option in Knysna. The average size of apartment rentals in Knysna is 72 m², and the average price is £78 per night.

Experience South Africa's natural bounty at a Knysna holiday letting

Sequestered among lush forests and lagoon vistas, your Knysna accommodation awaits. Beloved by many for Buffalo Bay's white sand beaches and luxurious Simola Golf course, Knysna combines adventure with serenity. Ideally positioned on the Garden Route, there's so much to discover in the immediate vicinity, from food meccas to family attractions.

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Food & Drinks

Slow food on the Garden Route

Knysna's waterfront is lined with high-quality dining options, offering fantastic views. For fresh seafood, try white mussel cracker, or grunter. Alternatively, try the ultimate sharing dish: slow-roasted ostrich potjie, a local speciality. At Mitchells Brewery, you can learn about the production of this local favourite, have a go at brewing yourself, and sample the varieties. Try the chilli poppers at the Friday Market, and dance to the live music. Alternatively, why not a champagne and oyster cruise on the glimmering Knysna Lagoon?

Family Activities

Monkeying around in Knysna

Birds of Eden sanctuary flutters with the colourful bird life of South Africa. Come and see pink flamingoes and bright toucans at this thrilling education centre. Kids will love the playful critters at Monkeyland Primate Sanctuary. The world's first free-roaming multispecies centre for monkeys, it makes for a once in a lifetime experience your family will never forget. Bring the kids to Knysna Elephant Park, where you can watch these stately giants in action, and leave time for a trip to Redberry Farm to pick fragrant strawberries on drowsy summer days.

Local Attractions

Outward bound in Knysna

Follow the Slow Route, a tour of the area's slow food hotspots. On the way, you'll discover the region's immense natural beauty. The Timber Route takes you to the stunning forests and exquisite woodcraft for which Knysna is known. Visit the vast Garden Route National Park, amongst other wonders.

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