Blackwaters River Lodge

Self Rated: 4.0 out of 5
N2 Highway between Knysna and Sedgefield, opposite the Buffalo Bay turn-off, Knysna, 6570, South Africa
4.5 out of 5 rating 375 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5
Property Details

Property Location

Located in Knysna, Blackwaters River Lodge is on a river, within a 5-minute walk of Cape Floral Region Protected Areas and Goukamma Nature and Marine Reserve. This 4-star guesthouse is 3.9 mi (6.2 km) from Knysna Lagoon and 4.2 mi (6.7 km) from Garden Route National Park.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 18 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Your Select Comfort bed comes with premium bedding. Rooms have private furnished balconies. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature deep soaking bathtubs and complimentary toiletries.

Amenities

While the golfer in the family is out on the course, try one of the other recreational amenities offered, such as an outdoor pool or bicycles to rent. Additional amenities at this guesthouse include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge). Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the area shuttle (surcharge).

Dining

Enjoy a satisfying meal at Earth and Fire serving guests of Blackwaters River Lodge. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily from 8 AM to 11 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Cape Floral Region Protected Areas - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Goukamma Nature and Marine Reserve - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Knysna Lagoon - 6.2 km / 3.9 mi
Garden Route National Park - 6.7 km / 4.2 mi
Buffalo Bay Beach - 9.4 km / 5.8 mi
Knysna Elephant Park - 11.6 km / 7.2 mi
Knysna Quays - 11.9 km / 7.4 mi
Pledge Nature Reserve - 12.1 km / 7.5 mi
Thesen Island - 12.8 km / 8 mi
Brenton Beach - 13.2 km / 8.2 mi
Scarab Village - 13.4 km / 8.3 mi
Sedgefield Beach - 13.8 km / 8.6 mi
Featherbed Nature Reserve - 14.9 km / 9.2 mi
Simola Golf Course - 15.3 km / 9.5 mi
Knysna Golf Club - 16.4 km / 10.2 mi

The nearest major airport is Plettenberg Bay (PBZ) - 45.6 km / 28.3 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: ZAR 500 per night

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 550.00 per person
  • Late check-in fee: ZAR 150.00 for check-in after 7 PM
  • Late check-out fee: ZAR 750.00 (subject to availability)
  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 350.00 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Wedding services
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Concierge services
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Business center
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -One meeting room
  • -Terrace
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • -Pool sun loungers
  • -Golf course on site
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking