Category Archives: Knysna Activities

Picnic Basket Goodies within The Boatshed

Picnic Basket Goodies within The Boatshed

Posted on: 14th November 2018| By: The Lofts

Spring is a great time to enjoy the outdoors.  There are several activities like forest walks, beach days, cycling to The Knysna Heads or even taking a scenic drive that can be combined with a picnic.  This obviously gave us the inspiration to share our picnic basket items from within The Boatshed with you. First…
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24 of the best Activities on the Garden Route

24 of the best Activities on the Garden Route

Posted on: 16th October 2018| By: The Lofts

The Garden Route is a south-western stretch along the coast of South Africa.  The area stretches from Mossel Bay in the Western Cape to Storms River in the Eastern Cape.  This well-known part of our magnificent country has several unique activities.  From beautiful forestry, coastal towns, a mild oceanic climate, lagoons and lakes to agricultural…
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The Safari Club – Classic Drives

The Safari Club – Classic Drives

Posted on: 3rd May 2018| By: The Lofts

Does the idea of being chauffeur driven around Knysna in a classic Mercedes Benz sound appealing to you?  The Safari Club Classic Drives offer tailor made classic car trips in and around Knysna. Brett, the owner, is a car aficionado who decided to take his hobby and turn it into a shared activity.  He has…
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16 Rainy Day Ideas along the Garden Route

16 Rainy Day Ideas along the Garden Route

Posted on: 6th April 2018| By: The Lofts

One always hopes for perfect sunny days during your travels.  So what happens if its cloudy and rainy out?  We’ve put together a list of 16 Rainy Day Ideas along the Garden Route. Experience day-to-day life in the Township, book a Township tour with Jonas Gidwa. Visit the Knysna Library in Memorial Square. Pop in…
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Find your Easter Egg in the Garden Route

Find your Easter Egg in the Garden Route

Posted on: 24th March 2018| By: The Lofts

Who can resist the sweetness of a chocolate egg – definitely not us.  With Easter around the corner there will be several travelling guests therefore we decided to share our list of hidden eggs (events, activities, where to eat etc). Thesen Harbour Nights:  27 Mar ‘18 Spend an evening on Thesen Harbour Town with live…
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Top 5 Water Sport Activities in Knysna for making a Summer Splash

Top 5 Water Sport Activities in Knysna for making a Summer Splash

Posted on: 8th February 2018| By: The Lofts

Kayaking Life on the lagoon is filled with an endless opportunity for admiring breath-taking sunrises and sunsets; for lavishing in the refreshing summer breeze and of course, for enjoying a wide variety of water sports. If you stay with us, you’ll have access to the hotel kayaks (at a nominal fee) where you can simply…
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An Instagram Guide to the Area

An Instagram Guide to the Area

Posted on: 5th January 2018| By: The Lofts

Did you know? According to a study done by Schofield insurance where they interviewed over 1000 millennial travellers between the ages of 18 and 33 in the UK, the number 1 influencing factor for where they decide to take a holiday is ‘how Instagrammable’ the destination is. This may come as a surprise to the…
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