Hammock Island Loft, in the beautiful coastal town of Knysna, South Africa, sleeps 2 in a comfortable 4 star, self catering apartment. Positioned on the first floor overlooking the waterways of the Thesen Island pilot 'blue flag' marina, the loft apartment offers privacy, while affording you a ringside view of the comings and goings below. The veranda is west facing, shaded for breakfast outside in the morning, and sunny from mid morning until the sun sets directly ahead, perfect for sundowners.
Thesen Island is an award winning development that was home to the Thesen Boatbuilding yard and a lumber factory. There is 24 hour security offering complete peace of mind. Facilities on Thesen Island include 2 tennis courts, a squash court, 18 hole putting course and wild bird hide. Over 500 indigenous gardens are on view from the roadside or water. A suspension walkway connects the residential area with Thesen Harbour Town, boasting 2 boutique spa hotels, many restaurants, a tapas bar and the famous 'il de pain' bakery and coffee shop. This is within easy walking distance of the apartment.
Knysna has many fine golf courses, magnificent forests and beaches. Whale and dolphin watching boat trips through the Heads, the magnificent Featherbed Bay area and an elephant sanctuary are just some of the attractions in the area. A day trip enables cage diving with Great Whites or Game viewing in Addo, home to the big five.
The apartment boasts modern conveniences such as flat screen TV with over 50 DVDs, a manual espresso machine, blender and juicer. Stainless steel appliances include a nested toaster and kettle combo and a twin plate hot plate. There is a convection/ grill/ microwave oven and Apple docking station should you wish to bring your iPod to enjoy your own music. Wifi internet reception is available as is off street parking.
The bathroom has his and hers basins set in ceaserstone and a spacious shower. The bedroom offers a queen, extra length bed with quality linen. Fresh linen and towels are provided weekly, while servicing can be arranged more frequently at an additional charge.