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Owls Roost - Turaco SC Apartment -

Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 3
Knysna, Western Cape
Enjoy peace and tranquility in the Three Star graded Owl's Roost - Turaco Apartment (65 sqm) suitable for three adults. Part of a private residence set in an elevated position on a steep slope on The Heads where the Knysna River enters the Southern Indian Ocean. Surrounded by typical coastal bush vegetation with prolific bird life including the Knysna Turaco (Loerie). The views are exquisite and range from the Brenton Hills over the Lagoon to the Outeniqua Mountains and parts of Knysna. From the private off-road parking comfortable steps lead down to the secluded entrance of the Turaco SC Apartment. Off a short passage is a double bedroom with extra long twin beds leading on to spacious deck. A well appointed lounge has a Juliette balcony. Both enjoy the stunning views. The lounge has a third 75cm wide bed.The apartment has a bathroom... Read more
Listing #HL1769283
About the Owner
Peter K
Languages spoken:German, English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2014
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

The views of the lagoon are spectacular! The apartment was very cosy and homely. Peter was a wonderful host, friendly and warm! The apartment has everything you need, even books, games, a TV and Dvd player for the rainy days. We loved the peace and...More

Date of stay: April 2016
Thank MusingExplorers
brelta, VR Owner at Owls Roost - Turaco SC Apartment -, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2016

Dear Carma. Thank you with your generous review. We try our best and are pleased when guests find more than what they expected. Hope to see you both again. Kind regards Peter & Pam

Reviewed 8 December 2015

We stayed at the Owls Roost from the 25th to the 30th of November.On our way to Knysna we had car problems so we only got there at around 21:00. Peter was wonderful by calling us a few times to say we mustn't be in...More

Date of stay: November 2015
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brelta, VR Owner at Owls Roost - Turaco SC Apartment -, responded to this reviewResponded 8 December 2015

Dear Wynand & Izette. Your are very generous in your review and we appreciate that. Most of all we are happy that you had a good time and we did not promise too much. Kind regards Peter & Pam

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Reviewed 28 January 2015

Set in quiet, tranquil setting with the most amazing view of the lagoon. The owner is most friendly but does not impinge on ones privacy, very open to comments and suggestions. The furnishing a little old fashioned and the TV a bit small but totally...More

Date of stay: January 2015
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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (3)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    3 Twins
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About the neighbourhood
Knysna is a popular destination for both tourists and senior citizens entering retirement, due to the year-round warm climate. Recently the town has also become a preferred destination among golfers, as the town boasts several world class golf courses including Pezula Golf Course, Simola Golf Course and the well established Knysna Golf Course situated on the lagoon.

Knysna hosts a variety of events annually, which draw local and international visitors alike. Such events include the Pick n Pay Knysna Oyster Festival (late June/early July); the Pink Loerie Mardi Gras (end of April/beginning of May); Gastronomica lifestyle festival, which promotes healthy eating and organic principles(September); and the Rastafarian Earth Festival held at the end of July, celebrating Rastafarian religion, c...
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How to get there
Airport: Cape Town International (CPT) 495 km; George Regio: 70.0 km
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Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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