Get an overview of this hotelLakefront Knysna hostel in Garden Route with free parking

Location

Located in Garden Route, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Pledge Nature Reserve, Knysna Quays, and Pezula Championship Course. Garden of Eden and Featherbed Boat Cruises are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Property Features

Along with an outdoor pool, this hostel has a bar/lounge and a poolside bar. Self parking is free. Additionally, WiFi in public areas, coffee/tea in a common area, and dry cleaning are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 6 shared rooms feature WiFi and memory foam beds. Kitchenettes come with refrigerators, and guests can enjoy upscale touches like private pools and deep soaking tubs. Bathrooms are shared.

Hostel Amenities

African Jewel Lodge features an outdoor pool, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. High-speed wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hostel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and a beach shuttle. This hot springs hostel also offers a garden, coffee/tea in a common area, and a fireplace in the lobby. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

African Jewel Lodge has designated areas for smoking.

  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Hair salon 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Terrace 
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Television in common areas 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 6 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Garden 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free self parking 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Kitchenette  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer  
  • DVD player  

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Private pool 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Shared accommodations 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Yard 
  • Kitchenette 
  • Desk 
  • Shared bathroom 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • DVD player 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Bathtub only 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • Television 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • HDTV 
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Down comforter 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Memory foam mattress 

Where to Eat

Cooked-to-order breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:30 AM and noon.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hostel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Hot springs nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 

Hostel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at noon

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Hostel Name

  • African Jewel Lodge

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.


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