Knysna Riverside Lodge

Location for Knysna Riverside Lodge


South Africa


Western Cape

City / Town: 


Street Address: 

No 5 Phantom Pass Road, Knysna, 6571
Directions: We are located on Phantom Pass Road, about 6km outside of Knysna, next to the Knysna river. From the N2, you take the Brenton on Sea turn-off, but then keep to the left heading away from the N2. That is Phantom Pass Road and we are about 600m on the left. You will see signs for Die Gieter and Knysna Riverside Lodge.
Description for Knysna Riverside Lodge
Imagine a country lodge that says ~ Welcome ~ from every enchanting corner of its century-old buildings - a place where friendliness is reflected in every room - a tranquil haven with the appearance of an exclusive family retreat yet open to all seeking hospitality and luxurious country living. Choose a quiet day by our pool; savour our oak-shaded terraces; or indulge in a tasty treat at our in-house restaurant, Die Gieter, Deli and Restaurant, overlooking the lagoon.

Knysna Riverside Lodge is situated within a 25 hectare private nature reserve, which showcases pristine Cape fynbos and indigenous forest, and is any birdwatchers dream. Walking trails are available on the premises. Bordering the Knysna Lagoon in the Knysna National Park and attracting endemic wildlife and indigenous birds, the nature reserve is a slice of paradise for you and your pets to enjoy - and a perfect place for a gentle walk or a days quiet contemplation.
Grace and beauty, old-style luxury, excellent service, breathtaking nature… all this within easy access to the many attractions such as outdoor adventures which include deep sea boat trips, fine golf courses, shopping and plenty more.

Knysna Riverside Lodge will ensure that you have an unforgettable stay and that you enjoy a true Garden Route Experience.
Info for Knysna Riverside Lodge

Pet friendly for

Small Breeds, Medium Breeds, Caged Birds

Accommodation Type

Bed & Breakfast, Restaurant, Nature Reserve


Dogwalking, Bird Watching, Fishing, Surfing, Windsurfing, Kitesurfing, Whale watching, Hiking, Trail Running, Golf, Wifi, Swimming, Mountain Biking, Canoeing

Other Activities

Enquire with us, there is so much to do in our beautiful town.

Pet Accommodation Types

Sleep inside

Pet Bedding

Bring your own

Pet Bowls

Bring your own

Pet Food Supplied


Enclosed Garden Option


Weather Conditions

The Garden Route is known for its tropical climate with lush forrests surrounded by mountains, rivers and the Indian ocean.

Nearest Vet Name

Knysna Veterinary Clinic

Vet Phone Number

044 3821844
Requirements for Knysna Riverside Lodge
Pets must be kept on a leash when visiting us: Yes Pets must be treated for ticks and fleas before they get here: Yes

Name tags are important for all visitors: 


Rules for all our Best Friends visiting: 

Upon arrival, please keep your pets secured in your vehicle until our Manager has established communication with you. All pet owners are responsible for their pet faeces and clean up afterwards. During your stay with us, your pets are not to be left alone in the car or the room. Please ensure your pets have sufficient food and water at all times. No pets are allowed to climb onto or sleep on any of the beds or furniture.
Cost for Knysna Riverside Lodge (Subject to change)

Cost for human guests


Small Dogs Cost Per Day

R free

Medium Dogs Cost Per Day

R free

Birds Cost Per Day

R free
Contact for Knysna Riverside Lodge
Phone: 044 386 0201
Cell phone: 0835187389
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