South Africa reopened to travelers at the end of 2020, and the country relaxed its stringent day-to-day restrictions on February 28.
6 on Protea is in the leafy suburb of Paradise which overlooks the Lagoon / Waterfront / The Heads & Featherbed, and is the perfect getaway for tourists or the discerning traveler or those looking to just unwind.
Knysna is a great base for exploring and sight-seeing besides the surrounding areas such as Tsitsikamma, Plettenberg Bay, The Crags, Sedgefield, Wilderness and Oudtshoorn on your way to or from Cape Town.
Your Hostess Wendy and her friendly Yorkie 'Bella-Boo' live on site, and will see that every detail is attended to and ensure your stay is as perfect as the picturesque Knysna setting.
6 On Protea Guesthouse is situated up on the hill with easy access off the N2. On entering Protea Street you will find the panhandle driveway off Protea Street where you will find our Main Gate on your left.
All suites have amazing views with either patio or balcony. Choose from either out king, queen or family suites. We also have a 2 bedroom self-catering loft apartment.
Wendy was a gorgeous host, She welcomed us friendly and open. Her house provides an amazing few over the bay of Knysna and the bedding is clean and very very tender. A very kind gesture from her was a gin tonic as an welcome drink, unfortunately it was so good we had to take a another one. We hope that wasn’t too bad.
We really enjoyed our stay and can warmly recommend the apartment from Wendy. She is a gorgeous host and everything was perfect. The communication was so good and we got a lot of tips during our stay (activities and restaurants). We had an amazing view from our room to the lake and the heads and everything was very close. Knysna is a very beautiful and small town and you... Read More
Julian and Britta VoB
One of the best airbnb bookings I've made. The location, the accommodation and service were amazing. The lagoon view was the cherry on top. This will definitely be our go-to-spot whenever we are in Knysna.
This place you must ensure that phones are off, laptops tucked away so that you can rather immerse yourself in the views from the balcony, the sounds of all sorts of birds. The fresh air from the greenery and from the lagoon is healing. The room has enough kitchen utensils and a microwave. There are several restaurants and coffee shops in Knysna and at the Thesen Island in particular.... Read More