Kanonkop House is a five star boutique guest house in Knysnsa on South Africa's Garden Route. Kanonkop House is beautifully positioned at the top of Kanonkop Hill in private indigenous forest, overlooking the iconic Knysna Lagoon with exquisite views stretching all the way to the famous Knysna Heads and Indian Ocean.
There are 7 spectacular individual designed and decorated suites with various views. The guest house is bordered by lush garden and a small forest, which attracts wildlife and a plethora of bird life which can be enjoyed from the sunny pool deck. For families and small groups the Kanonkop Team hosts guests at a selection of exclusive-use Villas situated throughout Knysna from the beach and waterways of the lagoon to the beautiful local golf courses. Packages at the Villas can be tailored from those preferring self catering to those who require full hosting services.
- Feel like a personal guest of the owners
- Ideally situated for the Garden Route attractions
- Private and luxurious - a sanctuary to return to after a busy day
- Some of the best views in Knysna
At a glance
- 7 Suites
- 8 years +
- Open All Year
"Golf is a popular pastime along the Garden Route. Be sure to bring your clubs in order to play Knysnas two championship courses, Pezula and Simola, both of which offer special rates for guests of Kanonkop House."
Adventures and activities to ensure lifetime memories are made. From unforgettable thrills to indulgent relaxation, choose those that appeal most.
Take a journey through Kanonkop House to get a flavour of its unique style and character, designed to enchant every guest.
TRIPS TO INSPIRE
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HOW TO BOOK
At Mahlatini, we like to make things easy for you. Browse our website for inspiration or pick up the phone. Whether you’re full of ideas or unsure of where to start, we’re here to help. Serial safari-goer or first-time visitor, we’re ready to create your ultimate tailormade itinerary.
Call us or enquire online. Share your wish list and we’ll start planning your adventure.
Your dedicated travel expert will be in touch within 24 hours to start designing your bespoke African itinerary.
We won’t stop refining your plans until we get the perfect trip at the best price.
Receive your Mahlatini travel documents, pack your bags and set off on your trip of a lifetime!
We routinely go the extra mile to ensure that we not only plan the perfect itinerary but ensure that you're in good hands at every stage of your journey. That's why we are especially proud to maintain an overall client satisfaction rating of 98%.
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The overall experience was amazing! Everything was well-coordinated and went according to plan. Great game viewing, great accommodation and the transfers between lodges went according to plan. Was very impressed with the meet and greet team - on arrival they helped me sort out a local sim card wh…Read full review