Beaches In & Around Knysna

January 11, 2018

Exploring Knysna and the Garden Route on holiday in South Africa simply wouldn’t be complete without a few beach days. Knysna is a great base from which to explore some of the best stretches of shoreline in southern Africa. Here are some of our favourite beaches around Knysna. 1. Brenton on Sea Brenton on Sea […]

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Summer in Knysna

December 18, 2017

Summer is here! The days are longer, the nights more vibrant, and the sound of unfiltered happiness fills the air. Allowing you to take full advantage of this festive time, we’ve put together a comprehensive guide to summer in Knysna. Embrace Beach-side Bliss Arguably the best way to spend many a summer’s day in the […]

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Knysna Blues Festival 2017

December 13, 2017

Taking place on Saturday, 16 December at Mitchell’s Brewery, the third edition of the Knysna Blues Festival is set to showcase a wide variety of world-renowned musicians; attracting hordes of music lovers from near and far. An increasingly popular event on the Knysna social calendar, the festival kicks off at 14h00 with a performance by […]

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Festive Season Events at Turbine Hotel & Spa

December 5, 2017

This December, Turbine Hotel & Spa are hosting not one, but two festive season events: a jolly Christmas Day lunch and a swanky New Year’s Eve Dinner. Find all you need to know about securing your spot, below. Christmas Day Lunch On Christmas Day 2017, the Turbine Hotel & Spa will be hosting a festive […]

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Garden Route Highlight: Knysna Heads

November 14, 2017

The Knysna Heads are one of the most famous geological features of The Garden Route. The heads are two enormous sandstone cliffs which protect the Knysna Lagoon. The lagoon – more accurately defined as an estuary – has five fresh water rivers flowing in from the surrounding Outenique Mountains. This surge of fresh water flows […]

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Rocking the Lake 2017

November 2, 2017

Summer has finally arrived along the Garden Route and what better way to celebrate the start of warmer days than with some live music overlooking the lake? This year, Lakeside Lodge and Spa in Sedgefield will be hosting Rocking the Lake in an outdoor amphitheatre extravaganza on Saturday 4 November.

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Leisure Isle Festival – Knysna

October 19, 2017

Come one, come all, the Leisure Isle Festival is sure to be fun for all. This year marks the 14th year of the Leisure Isle Festival and we want you to join in and make it the best one yet. Every year the wonderful people of the Leisure Isle Residents Association come together to host […]

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Knysna Hiking Trails

October 4, 2017

Follow the call of the elusive Loerie or walk in the footsteps of the elephants of old; the ancient Knysna-Amatole montane forest is one of the last of its kind.

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Leisure Activities in Knysna

September 29, 2017

It’s about that time of year. Heritage weekend has come and gone, and the next public holiday is months away. If you’re not on the lookout already, soon you’ll be hunting for the ideal spot for a relaxing weekend getaway.

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Knysna Timber Festival 2017

September 22, 2017

Famed author Robert Brault once stated, “Where you find quality, you will find a craftsman”. The Knysna Timber Festival is a celebration of the magnificent craftsmanship of the town’s famed Timber heritage. Renowned as South Africa’s Woodworking capital, the Knysna Timber Festival has brought together the finest craftsmen and woodworkers from around the world to […]

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What’s On At Turbine: Current Specials Knysna

September 14, 2017

Turbine Hotel & Spa is a boutique 5 star hotel on Thesen Island in Knysna. The hotel runs a regularly updated selection of specials, so whether you’re looking for a spa weekend on the Garden Route or accommodation over the December period at decent rates, we’ve got something for you. Take a look at the […]

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48 Hours in Knysna: Part 2

August 28, 2017

A Garden Route gem, Knysna is the ideal destination to break up the monotony of day-to-day life. To provide you with some travel inspiration, and to make the process of planning a getaway to this seaside town that much easier, we’ve mapped out a complete itinerary for 48 hours in Knysna. Here’s part two of […]

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48 Hours in Knysna

August 22, 2017

A Garden Route gem, Knysna is the ideal destination to break up the monotony of day-to-day life. So to provide you with some travel inspiration, and to make the process of planning a getaway to this seaside town that much easier, we’ve mapped out a complete itinerary for 48 hours in Knysna. Day One 1:00 […]

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Wine Farms in and Around Knysna

August 15, 2017

South Africa’s Garden Route is known for many things: picturesque scenery, lush wilderness, incredible coastal vistas, modern golf courses, and the country’s most pleasant climate. What few know, however, is that the region is also home to a large number of reputable wine estates.

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Spend National Women’s Day at Turbine Hotel & Spa

August 4, 2017

This National Women’s Day, treat the special woman in your life to a day of indulgence and relaxation at Turbine Hotel & Spa. Not only are they hosting a delectable Women’s Day brunch, but this luxury Knysna hotel are also running a number of exclusive accommodation and spa specials, perfect for spoiling your mom, sister, […]

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