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IIn the heart of the Garden Route, one of South Africa’s preferred holiday destinations, nestled on the shores of the famous Knysna Lagoon.  With dramatic views lies this exclusive Five Star Country House Hotel – St James of Knysna.
As guests at this unique hotel you can expect exclusivity and individual attention to all your needs.  The St James of Knysna’s policy is one of total exclusivity, security and dedication to personal service.
Nestling on the banks of a shimmering lagoon in the heart of the Garden Route is the picturesque town of Knysna.  The area is a veritable Garden of Eden – home to the only forest elephant in South Africa, the unique seahorse and the pansy shell, the brilliantly coloured Knysna Tauraco, a plethora of waterfowl and forest birds, dolphins and visiting whales.  The St James of Knysna provides a unique experience of Knysna and its surround while paying attention to every detail of your stay.
Set in magnificent gardens, this privately owned Country House Hotel offers the finest Suites that have been luxuriously furnished and styled for ultimate comfort, most with uninterrupted views of the lagoon.
Each suite has a superb en-suite bathroom, spacious lounge, satellite television and mini bar.  The Hotel boasts a superb dining room and well stocked wine cellar.  Country style breakfasts, light lunches, teas and snacks are also served on the various patios and terraces.
The Paquita bar, with its lagoon facing patio is a warm and friendly meeting place.  The spectacular and panoramic views of Knysna and the lagoon can be experience whilst exquisite cuisine is served in the candlight dining room.  Guest can then relax and unwind in front of a crackling log fire in the main lounge whilst savoring a fine port from the Hotel’s cellar.


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