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Relax, rewind and rejuvenate the senses in Knysna

25th July 2014 Print
The Milkwood Collection

On the shores of the famous Knysna Lagoon, lies a village of timber log chalets amongst majestic Milkwood trees which is called Under Milkwood Chalets. The tranquil resort offers guests a haven of leisure and comfort, wonderful views of the lagoon and the Outeniqua Mountains in the background.
Each chalet has two bedrooms, a twin and a double room; a fully equipped kitchen with all the modern conveniences such as microwave, fridge-freezer, stove, TV and Le Creuset cookware. Each chalet has its own sundeck and BBQ facilities, and is serviced daily.
Milkwood Bay is a luxurious contemporary guest house with direct access to a stunning beach on the Knynsa Lagoon providing unique Knysna Accommodation. Private patios offer guests breathtaking views across the tidal waters to the distant Outeniqua Mountains. With five en-suite bedrooms, a partially enclosed heated swimming pool and a sauna, Milkwood Bay is a most comfortable and elegant retreat for the discerning traveller.
Each room is individually decorated and stylishly furnished offering comfort and space and magnificent water views. En-suite marble tiled bathrooms, underfloor heating, satellite television and a telephone ensure a luxurious feel and experience in this Knysna accommodation.
Sonomara is tucked away at the Heads on the edge of the Knysna Lagoon, a stones throw from the water's edge, you will discover… Sonomara. This self-contained, self-catering Knysna Holiday Home offers the discerning guest a combination of comfortable spacious living and breath-taking views over the scenic Knysna lagoon.
There are a total of 5 spacious bedrooms. Three rooms offer indoor – outdoor flow, to either private balconies or garden access. Two master bedroom's situated on the 1st and ground floors offer en suite bathrooms. The remaining bedrooms are furnished with three single, two single and one double bed respectively.
Sonomara offers a large and comfortably furnished living room, a casual TV room and a separate dining room leading to a long balcony, all overlooking the Knysna Lagoon. The kitchen is equipped with modern cooking utensils as well as a full range of cutlery and crockery. A Weber gas cooker facilitates outdoor entertaining. A stroll through the lush indigenous garden leads directly onto the beach.
A stunning beach where families can enjoy swimming and canoeing or relax on the sundeck and barbeque/braai. Beach equipment is provided for games for the enjoyment of the whole family as well as buckets and spades for the smaller members. Board games and the library of DVDs are available for the quieter moments. Babysitting services are available.
Guests can take a gentle stroll to the famous Knysna Heads, or simply relax on the patio, at the private pool or on the beach. Swimming, canoeing, windsurfing, hiking, golf, birdwatching and many other leisure activities can be enjoyed in the area.
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The Milkwood Collection