A warm welcome awaits you at Knysna Herons Guest House



We are situated on the exquisite Garden Route in the Western Cape with its stunning natural beauty. Our tropical garden is visited by numerous bird species which can be observed while simply lounging at the swimming pool. The tranquil settings of our grounds let our guests feel revitalised and invigorated.
All rooms are en-suite with a private patio/balcony leading into the surrounding garden that is frequented by a diverse bird life. Our seven rooms include two family/self-catering units and we offer secure off-street parking. Start your day with our English breakfast together with fresh fruit, juices, yogurt, cereals, toast and preservatives before setting out on any of the many adventures in and around Knysna.
Our central location makes us the perfect base from where to explore all that this region has to offer, e.g. our award-winning golf courses, beach activities, hiking, canoeing, lagoon cruises, paintball, fishing, bungee jumping, and water skiing to name a few.
We are a mere 10-minute drive from the famous Knysna Heads, a brisk 10-minute walk from the Knysna Lagoon and only a few minutes’ drive from shops and malls. To top it all: We will gladly make reservations for restaurants, activities and tours. Our staff is friendly, our rooms are well equipped, and our rates are affordable. Visit us and make your stay in Knysna memorable.
Family friendly: Our self-catering units are spacious and perfect for family stays. Children love our pool and our garden is big enough for kids to run around.
Romantic: A big luscious tropical garden has an assortment of colored lights at night. Only the gentle sound of small water features fills the air in this tranquil setting.