The Alexander

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The Alexander Guest House Knysna is a five-star exclusive Guesthouse experience overlooking the beautiful Knysna Eastern Heads scenery, South Africa.

The Guest House is perfect for a place to stay after travelling along the Garden Route where you can overlook the Indian Ocean and watch the whales swim past.

The Luxury three suites with bed & breakfast each have been individually designed using luxury furnishings, decorations and interesting art to provide you with a unique environment for both relaxation and recreation. The sparkling pool allows you to relax and enjoy the view. Or sit and sip G&T as you watch the sunset.

For those who enjoy being pampered the onsite beauty and massage treatments are provided by Oxihealth will ensure you feel relaxed, follow this by a cruise sailing around the lagoon. Tranquillity epitomised.

The lagoons entrance is directly below The Alexander and offers wonderful scuba diving and angling facilities. White Mussel Crackers, Garrick, White Steenbras, Grunter and Kob are just some of the possible catches in the lagoon.

The Alexander is within easy reach of the Knysna Waterfront, the town centre and shopping mall, three superb golf courses, Simola, Pezula and Knysna, several watersport options including lagoon cruises, sailing, SUP boarding, scuba diving experiences, all surrounded by a wonderful array of dining options in the selection of restaurants most of which have fantastic views.

Taste the local oysters whilst enjoying the magnificent views of the Indian Ocean. Visit the Knysna seahorses in the SAN parks centre on Thesen Islands or go for a snorkelling adventure and see them dance along the ocean floor. Many options for hiking and beautiful coastal walks and bird watching around the lagoon. Visits to the Knysna forests and tours to see the elephants can be arranged.

The small town of Plettenberg Bay is just a thirty-minute drive away and is an ideal day out during a longer stay in Knysna and visit the Birds of Eden and Monkeyland Primate Sanctuary.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar Fridges in Room
  • Bedside table
  • Dining Room

Facilities Available at The Alexander

  • Jacuzzi
  • Plunge pool
  • Sea Views
  • Swimming Pool
  • Terrace

More Information on The Alexander

FAQs about The Alexander
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at The Alexander 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 The Alexander located?
The address of The Alexander is: Knysna, Garden Route, South Africa.