Knysna Literary Festival 8-10 March 2019

February 12, 2019

Let your imagination take flight at the 10th annual Knysna Literary Festival from 8-10 March 2019. The Garden Route’s one and only annual literary festival, presented by Pam Golding Properties Knysna, returns in 2019 with an exciting line-up of South African authors. Here’s everything local bookworms need to know.

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Things To Do This Valentine’s Day

January 22, 2019

There are plenty of wonderful things to do this Valentine’s Day. The charming, seaside town of Knysna is the perfect place for a romantic getaway with your loved one. Here are some of our top suggestions; Sunset Cruise Is there anything more romantic than cruising along the Knysna lagoon at sunset? Hop aboard our motorised pontoon barge for […]

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Mini Garden Route Itinerary

January 17, 2019

Road-trip season is approaching – and what better way to get started than with South Africa’s most loved route. The Garden Route is a picturesque and iconic road that links Cape Town and Knysna, and offers a multitude of little gems along the way. The drive along the N2 is about 480 kilometers, and at […]

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Top Things To Do In Knysna 2019

January 15, 2019

There is always an abundance of things to do in Knysna, with something to suit everyone. This quaint seaside town bustles with activity year-round with both residents and visitors enjoying all that is on offer. If you have yet to visit Knysna, or are looking for new things to do, have a look at our […]

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What’s On At The Turbine Hotel

December 20, 2018

There’s always something new and exciting going on at the Turbine Hotel & Spa. Whether it’s an accommodation special or a wine and food pairing event, it’s always worth keeping an eye on the website. Here are just a few upcoming events and specials to look forward to! Woodburners Breakfast Join the Turbine Hotel & […]

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The Best Guest Photos From 2018

December 19, 2018

The town of Knysna is the epitome of picturesque, as is the majority of the Garden Route. Quaint streets, quirky shops, and the expansive Knysna lagoon are all a part of what makes the area so photogenic. We may be biased but we think the Turbine is one of the many picture-worthy spots. Therefore, we’ve compiled […]

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Things To Do During The Festive Season

December 10, 2018

The festive season is the perfect time to reconnect with family and friends. Often the question is, what to do? Planning your own event is time-consuming and involves a lot of cleaning up, so we have compiled a list of events in and around Knysna this December. Have a look; Garden Roots Christmas Festival Taking […]

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New Year’s Eve at The Turbine

November 26, 2018

Celebrate New Year’s Eve in style with the Turbine Hotel & Spa‘s masquerade-themed event. Taking place on the 31st of December 2018 from 20h00, enjoy a sumptuous 3-course meal at our Island Café for just R730 per person. Unfortunately, no under 18’s will be permitted this year. Don your best mask and join us for […]

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Christmas at the Turbine Hotel

November 15, 2018

Join the Turbine Hotel & Spa’s Island Café for a delicious Christmas lunch on 25 December 2018 from 12h30. A festive 3-course buffet awaits for just R395 per adult and R165 for children under 12. The extensive selection ensures there is something for everyone to enjoy! Christmas Lunch December is often a busy time of […]

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Knysna Extreme Triathlon

November 14, 2018

The first ever Extreme Triathlon in Southern Africa will take place in Knysna on 24 November 2018. The Knysna Extreme Triathlon will kick off at 05h00 from Sirocco restaurant’s jetty on Thesen Island, and comprise of three phases; swim, cycle, run. Competitors will complete a total of 224km on course with an altitude gain of […]

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Nightlife In Knysna

October 30, 2018

Although Knysna may not be bursting at the seams with spots for a night out, it still has some great options to choose from. If you’re looking for an evening out on the town, have a look at some of our recommended spots! The Turbine Home to both the vibrant Gastro Pub and more sophisticated […]

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Turbine Thursdays

October 23, 2018

The Turbine Hotel & Spa has some exciting specials on offer at the moment, one of which is “Turbine Thursdays”. Our current theme is “Flavours of the World” meaning a sumptuous sample from several different countries. Join us as we take a trip around the world! November has an enticing line-up – have a look […]

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Knysna Leisure Isle Festival 2018

October 12, 2018

Preparing for its 15th consecutive year, the Leisure Isle Festival swiftly approaches the town of Knysna. Taking place on the 3rd and 4th of November 2018, this fun-filled event is one both locals and visitors are invited to enjoy. The main objectives of the festival are to support the broader community, bring people together, and […]

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Knysna Antique & Classic Boat Show

September 27, 2018

The 6th annual Antique & Classic Boat Show in Knysna is swiftly gliding towards us on the 6th of October 2018. With a rich history of boat building, the show is an exciting and interesting event for all. When & Where? The event will take place along the jetties and various lawns of Thesen Harbour Town […]

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The Knysna Timber Festival

September 12, 2018

Celebrating the root of South Africa’s timber industry, the town of Knysna plays annual host to the Knysna Timber Festival. Run by the Knysna Timber Initiative, the festival is a showcase of local excellence across the entire value chain from the town. What is the Knysna Timber Initiative? The Knysna Timber Initiative (KTI) is a trade […]

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