A MAJESTIC CASTLE LOCATED IN A BEAUTIFUL AND UNSPOILED BEACH LOCATION

Jessie ten Velde

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Sleeps13
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms7
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

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A MAJESTIC CASTLE LOCATED IN A BEAUTIFUL AND UNSPOILED BEACH LOCATION

Knysna Chateau / Country House Rental Photos and Description

A comfortable and luxurious property sleeping 13 persons in 6 bedrooms

Have a right royal time

Sleeping up to 13 people, plus a separate room with its own entrance ideal for visitors bringing their own maid or nanny, it’s perfect for large families or groups of friends. It features an impressive master bedroom on the top floor with a lounge area, coal-effect gas fire, well-appointed en suite bathroom with separate shower, dressing room and patio with glorious sea views.

On the ground floor there are two en suite bedrooms with king size beds and superb ocean views, two further twin/king rooms (both with en suite facilities) and a large family bedroom/playroom with one king (can be made up as twins) and one single bed.

At the heart of the castle is a light and airy lounge/dining room with fireplace opening out to a unique walled patio. Overlooking the beach, it’s a romantic setting for al fresco meals and sundowners. Off the lounge, there’s a separate family room with Satellite TV, DVD player & iPod docking station.

There is a spacious and well equipped kit.

At a glance....: Accommodation:

Sleeps 13 maximum in 6 en suite bedrooms

Bedrooms:

5 double, 1 family room with 1 x king and 1 x single + maid’s or nanny's quarters

Services

Mains electricity, gas, telephone, rainwater tank and ADSL Internet.

Restrictions

No pets

Housekeeping

Daily maid service – Monday to Friday (weekends on request).

More Details
Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Jessie ten Velde

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.com since 2009
Speaks english
Enter your email address to view the phone number
Sleeps13
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms7
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

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Map

Map

Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
George
Nearest Barpub
10 Kilometres
Knysna
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
Pezula
Nearest Restaurant
10 Kilometres
Knysna
Car: recommended

Sports & leisure;

Safe paddling, swimming & kayaking in the pristine Noetzie River. Surfing and fishing on Noetzie Beach. Hiking, cycling, quad biking, scuba diving, horse riding & dolphin/whale watching are close by, as are extreme sports such as paragliding, bungy-jumping and treetop zip-line forest canopy tours. The superb golf courses at Plettenberg Bay, Goose Valley, Pezula, Simola & Knysna are all within easy reach.

Excursions;

The area between Knysna & Plettenberg Bay is nature’s playground. In addition to scenic drives, boat trips on the Knysna lagoon & beautiful forest and coastal walks, there are several superb wildlife reserves and sanctuaries - perfect for children & adults alike. These include: Knysna Elephant Park, Monkeyland, Birds of Eden, Buffalo Hills & Plettenberg Game Reserves, Tenikwa Wild Cat Park, Noah’s Park Wolf Sanctuary, Eagle Encounters & Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary. Try a day trip to the ostrich farms in Oudtshoorn, the magnificent Cango Caves.............

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Knysna Chateau / Country House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
Per property
Rental rates quoted in:
ZAR
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Low Season
May 1 2014 - Sep 30 2014
3 night minimum stay
ZAR5,500
 
 
High Season
Oct 1 2014 - Dec 12 2014
5 night minimum stay
ZAR7,750
ZAR54,250
 
 
Peak
Dec 13 2014 - Jan 11 2015
7 night minimum stay
ZAR13,000
 
 
High Season
Jan 12 2015 - Apr 30 2015
5 night minimum stay
ZAR7,750
 
 
Low Season
May 1 2015 - Sep 30 2015
3 night minimum stay
ZAR5,500
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
ZAR5,500
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit ZAR5,400
Notes Terms and Conditions

1. A 30% non-refundable deposit will be required to secure all bookings.

2. Full payment must be received by us at least 4 weeks prior to arrival.

3. The 30% deposit will be held as a breakages deposit and will be returned within 30 days of the end of the booking. Customers should leave the accommodation as they found it in a tidy and orderly fashion and are liable for brea
30% deposit to book. 100% payment 4 weeks before arrival. All by EFT (Internet Transfer)
Original 30% deposit converted to refundable security deposit
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Amenities

Amenities

Knysna Chateau / Country House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Family
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Security System
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Wireless Internet
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Telephone
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Blender
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Oven
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 7 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , bidet
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 7 - toilet , shower , Maids room
Bedrooms:
  • 7 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , King
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen , Queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen , Queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double , Can be 2 x singles
    Bedroom 5 - 1 double , Can be 2 x singles
    Bedroom 7 - 1 double , Maids room
    Bedroom 6 - 1 twin/ single , 1 king , King bed can be made up as twin beds
  • Sleeping up to 13 people, plus a separate room with its own entrance (ideal for visitors bringing their own maid or nanny), it’s perfect for large families or groups of friends. It features an impressive master bedroom on the top floor with a lounge area, coal-effect gas fire, well-appointed en suite bathroom with separate shower, dressing room and patio with glorious sea views. On the ground floor there are two en suite bedrooms with king size beds and superb ocean views, two further twin/king rooms (both with en suite facilities) and a large family bedroom/playroom with king size bed (can be twin beds) plus 1 x single bed and its own bathroom. The master suite and 2 queen rooms have views out across the beach and sea.
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • Games
  • DVD Player
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Beach Chairs
  • Beach Towels
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Porch / Veranda
  • 4 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Onsite Services:
  • Daily Maid Service
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • marina
  • museums
  • pond
  • rain forests
  • water parks
  • live theater
  • winery tours
  • coin laundry
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • sight seeing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • walking
  • whale watching
  • scenic drives
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • surfing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • equestrian events
  • deepsea fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting small game
  • snorkeling
  • sound/bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • pier fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • fishing
Notes:
Be king of the castle At Craighross you can let your imagination soar as you rule over a mystical kingdom in one of the world’s most beautiful and unspoiled beach locations. The historic, privately owned Noetzie Castles are world famous. Located just 20 minutes from Knysna, their stunning ocean front location and extraordinary design have made them a favourite retreat for the rich and famous – including Nelson Mandela and his family. The stunning sandy beach, rocky outcrops harbouring wild oysters, the meandering Noetzie River and the backdrop of fynbos-covered cliffs are part of a prime nature conservation area. Dolphins, sharks and whales (in season) are regular visitors, as are several species of sea birds and raptors. Access & parking NOTE: Due to the castle’s secluded location, a 4x4 vehicle is advisable. An allotted parking space is provided above the entrance to the beach. Local conservation rules restrict vehicular access to the beach to four journeys per day.
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