|PUMULA LODGE |
Nestled between the town of Knysna and the famous Knysna Heads, lies Pumula Lodge - "the place of rest". The lodge, with its tranquil, parkland setting where nature lovers can enjoy the abundant bird life supported by the beautiful gardens. Over 100 species have been identified.
Private entrances to en-suite bedrooms each with a deck overlooking the gardens and swimming pool. "Tree-top" breakfasts, secure undercover parking, communal kitchenette and barbecue facility. Close to golf courses, bird sanctuary and restaurants. Children 10+ welcome Credit cards.Non-smoking lodge. TGCSA – 3 Star B&B.
Birder Friendly Establishment.
Listed in the "Portfolio of Places"
Voted Semi-Finalist of the 2005/6 & 2007 AA Travel Guides and American Express Accommodation Awards Programme.
Finalist of the 2008 AA Travel Guides and American Express Accommodation Awards Programme.
Accredited by Knysna Tourism.
Attractions / Things to do
|Although close to the village it is the parkland atmosphere which sets Pumula apart from the other guesthouses in Knysna. The owner is an enthusiastic birder and can advise guests on the best birding spots in the area or even accompany them when possible. The lodge is also situated close to a bird sanctuary.|
The beautiful Knysna golf course is only 500 metres from the lodge and a further 6 top golf courses can be visited on day trips, which are within a 70 kilometer radius of the lodge. The owner is also a keen golfer and can assist guests in planning a wonderful golfing holiday.
The following activities can also be planned for during a stay at Pumula Lodge:
a. Forest walks
b. Mountain bike trails in the forest
c. Horse riding
d. Fishing in the lagoon or at sea
e. Pleasure cruises on the lagoon
f. Arts and craft tours in the area
g. Daily excursions to Tzitzikamma national park
h. Daily excursions to Oudtshoorn to visit the Cango Caves, ostrich farms and crocodile farm.
i. Visit the Oyster farm
j. Many other activities.
|Services / Facilities|
A delectable “tree-top” breakfast
The sparkling, rim-flow swimming pool
Your own private entrance and balcony
Utility room with communal kitchenette
Secure undercover parking
Indigenous, parkland garden
Close proximity to all amenities: centre of town, fine restaurants, the Knysna Heads, world-class golf courses, a bird sanctuary, hiking trails, beautiful beaches, the elephant park, monkey world, etc.
|B&B RACK RATES: 2010 – 2012|
1 Oct 2010 to 30 April 2011 From ZAR 400
1 May 2011 to 31 August 2011 From ZAR 320
1 Sep 2011 to 30 Sep 2011 From ZAR 375
1 Oct 2011 to 30 April 2012 From ZAR 430
Rates excludes the Pink Loerie Festival , Knysna Oyster Festival and Gastronomica Festival.
Rates subject to change without prior notice.
Single on request
|On the eastern side of town turn off the N2 onto George Rex Drive (not Grave!) which leads to the Heads and Leisure Isle. Follow this road for 2,4km then turn left into Howard St.(Golf course now on the right).|
Follow this road, then take the first left into Hunters Estate Drive and immediately right into Lindsay Street. Pumula Lodge is 300m further on the right.
Latitude: 34° 3' 20.43'' S
Longitude: 23° 4' 41.83'' E