Turbine Boutique Hotel & Spa

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The Turbine Hotel Knysna is set alongside a beautiful coastal estuary that enters the ocean through a narrow, rocky channel known as the Knysna Heads, the town begs to be explored. Besides the natural beauty of the area to enjoy, there are many shops, restaurants and art galleries to be visited.

The Turbine Boutique Hotel Knysna is on Thesen Island is one of the most popular holiday destinations in the country. The Knysna hotel is built on the site of an old power station, this cutting-edge hotel rates five stars for its luxury, facilities, accommodation, dining, and hospitality.

All the old machinery used in this power plant has been restored and allows the hotel to keep its historical uniqueness, but with an upmarket feel and luxury that makes for an extra special experience.

The Turbine Hotel has 25 individually themed suites, 17th suites, six luxury suites, a honeymoon suite, and a self-catering Water Club apartment.

All suites had extra-large king beds and secured with a key card access system. All rooms are air-conditioned (heating and cooling) and are fully en-suite with a separate shower and bath, two basins and heated towel rails.

The turbine has mouth-watering meals are served at either the Island Cafe or the Tapas Bar. The Island Cafe is an a la carte restaurant, serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner, which seats up to 90 people, and the Tapas Bar serves light meals for lunch and dinner and can seat up to 30 people.

There is also a fully stocked wine cellar for which the Hotel won the 2010/2011 Diners Club Platinum Award Wine list. The Turbine Water Club also offers al fresco dining from the deli, and oysters from the champagne bar.

Looking for a space to unwind, the Turbine spa offers a wide variety of Spa treatments with double and single treatment rooms.


  • Air Conditioning
  • Balconies
  • Bathrobe
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Ensuite private bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Mini bar
  • Satellite TV
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • WIFI
  • Writing desk

Facilities Available at Turbine Boutique Hotel & Spa

  • Art gallery
  • Boardroom Facilities
  • Business Centre
  • Cocktail Bar
  • Communication Centre with 24-hour complimentary Internet access
  • Conference venue
  • Curio Shop
  • DVD Library
  • Hotel Bar
  • Lounge
  • Nearby golf course
  • Restaurant
  • Safety Deposit Boxes
  • Sun deck
  • Swimming Pool
  • Undercover and surface parking
  • Wellness centre
  • Wheelchair accessible rooms

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FAQs about Turbine Boutique Hotel & Spa
What is the contact number for reservations?

The contact numbers to make a reservation at Turbine Boutique Hotel & Spa 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 Turbine Boutique Hotel & Spa located?
The address of Turbine Boutique Hotel & Spa is: TH 36 Sawtooth Lane, Thesen Islands, Knysna, 6570.