St James of Knysna

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The St James of Knysna Country Boutique Hotel offers Privacy and exclusivity in a most beautiful setting, five-star. 

The St James hotel is located in the town of Knysna along South Africa's famous Garden Route. Guests staying at the St James hotel Knysna on the Lagoon enjoy the tranquillity of the surrounding nature, the comfort of the suites, as well as the breathtaking views.

St James has convenient facilities, luxurious accommodation, and fine dining cuisine make for an unforgettable stay. The elegant St James Restaurant serves delicious country-style breakfasts and lunches, as well as tea and coffee in the afternoons, on the hotel's patios and terraces.

Excellent cuisine can be enjoyed in the candlelit dining room in the evenings, where guests may choose their preferred wines from the hotel's well-stocked wine cellar. The lagoon facing Paquita Bar provides a welcoming and relaxing place for guests to socialise and enjoy refreshments. 

Due to the beautiful surroundings around the picturesque Knysna Lagoon, picnic baskets with a bottle of wine are a popular choice for guests wishing to enjoy the beach, paddle in the natural rock pools, or explore the lush indigenous Knysna forests.

The beautiful gardens offer excellent walking trails and a Koi pond that invite for leisurely walks in the vast nature of the Knysna Lagoon.

While the swimming pools at the hotel invite for a refreshing swim, the private jetty on the Lagoon welcomes anglers to try their luck. Sightseeing cruises, a powerboat for water skiing and canoes can be arranged for guests who wish to explore the outdoors.

Facilities and Activities:

  • Walking trails
  • Koi pond
  • St James has three swimming pools
  • Croquet
  • Private jetty for angling
  • Powerboat: water skiing, sightseeing cruises, and canoes


  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar Fridges in Room
  • Bathrobe
  • Beverage Maker in Room
  • Butler service
  • Direct Dial Telephone Number in room
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater in Room
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Mini bar
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Slippers
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone

Facilities Available at St James of Knysna

  • Croquet
  • Garden
  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Nearby golf course
  • Nearby Gym
  • Nearby Spa
  • Outdoor patio
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool

More Information on St James of Knysna

FAQs about St James of Knysna
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at St James of Knysna are:

•  Cape Town Reservations +27 (0) 21 794 9050
•  Durban Reservations: +27 (0) 31 941 5945
•  Johannesburg Reservations: +27 (0) 10 446 8045.

Alternatively, you can check availability and book online by clicking here.

Where is St James of Knysna located?
The address of St James of Knysna is: The Point, Knysna, Knysna, 6570.