Lazy Island


Accommodation Overview

Lazy Island is a beautiful Self-Catering Holiday House in Knysna, situated on Thesen Island. Rates from R250.00 per person sharing. 4 Star Grading
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Lazy Island is a beautiful Self-Catering Holiday House in Knysna, situated on Thesen Island. Rates from R250.00 per person sharing. 4 Star Grading

Lazy Island is a luxury, beach-styled 3 bedroom self-catering house in Knysna which can accommodate up to 8 guests.

Thesen Islands in the Knysna lagoon comprises 19 man-made islands linked by bridges and surrounded by tidal waterways. This award winning marina development, with homes constructed in a colonial maritime style, offers a unique and sought after lifestyle where the community and visitors can enjoy a safe and pleasurable environment with their loved ones.

Lazy Island is a luxury, beach-styled 3 bedroom self-catering house which can accommodate 8 people. The house comprises 3 individual self-catering units which may be booked separately for smaller groups. Each unit is equipped with satellite TV, a DVD player and, for added comfort in the winter months, the units have underfloor heating.

BEACH UNIT is the most spacious and luxurious 2 sleeper unit comprising a bedroom, full bathroom (with spa bath), open plan fully equipped kitchen and a lounge with a wood burning fireplace. Large glass doors open onto a patio overlooking the canal. 

DRIFTWOOD is a romantic studio style unit with a full en-suite bathroom (with spa bath and rain shower), a kitchenette, small sitting area with dining table and a cosy wood burning fireplace. The unit has an outdoor area with two comfortable loungers and a Weber braai overlooking the water.

PEBBLE is a 2 sleeper unit which comprises two single beds, kitchenette and an en-suite bathroom with a refreshing rain shower.

Enjoy a relaxing paddle on the lagoon, or across to the vibrant harbour town, stroll along the 6 km of walkways or soak up the sun on one of the safe swimming beaches.  With a wide selection of attractions and activities in the area, Lazy Island holiday house in Knysna is the ideal base from which to explore.


Rates are as advised by Lazy Island - there are no additional costs when booking accommodation with Up And Go

The rates information below is a guide only and will be confirmed when making your reservation

Rates are subject to change without notice

Rates below include a Full English Breakfast

Low Season (May, June & August)

R1050.00 per night – Beach Unit

R750.00 – Driftwood Unit

R650.00 – Pebble Unit

R2 000.00 – Lazy Island House (all units – 8 sleeper))


R1 250.00 per night – Beach Unit

R1050.00 – Driftwood Unit

R800.00 – Pebble Unit

R2 700.00 – Lazy Island House (all units – 8 sleeper)

High Season (Festivals, Long Weekends & RSA School Holidays)

R2 000.00 per night – Beach Unit

R1 180.00 – Driftwood Unit

R1000.00 – Pebble Unit

R3 900.00 – Lazy Island House (all units – 8 sleeper)

Peak Season (10 December – 16 January, Easter Weekend, July Marathon)

R2 800.00 per night – Beach Unit

R1 400.00 – Driftwood Unit

R1 200.00 – Pebble Unit

R4 900.00 – Lazy Island House (all units – 8 sleeper)


R200.00 – Additional payment for 1 night stays

The Beach Unit can accommodate 2 extra children at additional cost


Baby Cot available on request

DSTV in all units

DVD Player in all units

Fireplaces in Beach and Driftwood Units

Bath Towels Provided


Canoeing on the lagoon (from private jetty)

9 Hole Mashie Golf Course


Sunset Cruises


Cycle Routes

Walking / Jogging

Golf Courses

Arts & Crafts

Restaurants, Pubs and Cafés

Spa Treatments

Garden of Eden

Knysna Elephant Park

Horse Riding

Buffalo Bay

Millwood Museum


Birds of Eden

Wolf Sanctuary

Plettenberg Bay

Leopard Sanctuary


4 Star Graded (TGCSA)


Service: Good

Friendliness: Good

Cleanliness: Excellent

Facilities: Excellent

Overall: Excellent

What a beautiful little unit! We loved all the driftwood decor and it was a pleasure waking up each morning and looking out onto the canal with a cup of coffee in hand! Will definitely recommend to others!

T. Lee (September 2016)

Specific details

Area Activities: Bar, Beach, Bird Watching, Boat trips, Fishing, Golf, Hiking Trails, Horse Riding, Mountain Biking, Nightlife, Restaurant, Running Trails, Scuba / Snorkeling, Shopping / Markets, Spa, Surfing, Arts & Crafts
Facilities: Fans, DSTV, Fire Place, Television
Star Grading: 4
Accommodation Type Self-Catering


Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa
Thesen Island, Knysna, Western Cape Province, South Africa