Get an overview of this hotelLakefront hostel with outdoor pool and pool bar

Location

Located in the heart of Knysna, this hostel is within a 15-minute walk of Pledge Nature Reserve and Knysna Quays. Knysna Elephant Park is 1.3 mi (2.1 km) away.

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 the lobby, 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.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel 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 the lobby, and a fireplace in the lobby. Complimentary self parking is available on site.

African Jewel Lodge has designated areas for smoking.

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

Family Friendly Amenities

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

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: WiFi (surcharge)

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

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

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

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 

Hotel 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 hotel 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.

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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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