we have a Tree Spirit Cottage’s two rental cottages are located in a private, secluded corner of the farm, overlooking a beautiful dam, the accommodation is located within the beautiful Gouna Forest, near Knysna.(www.visitknysna.co.za )The cottages are regularly frequented by Egyptian Geese, ducks, cranes, buck, frogs and many species of birds.
Let take a closer look at the accommodation. There are two cottages positioned around the dam offering a variety of options to suit your needs with ample privacy. Both cottages are fully equipped for self catering with all you would require in terms of crockery, cutlery, bed linen and towels. Cleaning materials, tea/coffee/sugar and milk is also provided.
We have recently added a large covered decking area, an excellent communal space for groups to meet together, or enjoy of freshly produced and prepared food. We also have a large fire pit area at the decking. Additional accommodation has been in added in the form of a caravan with its own outside deck area. This now gives us the ability to provide different types of accommodation to a group of people on a fully catered basis
Decking Area for Groups- Knysna Forest, Garden Route
Dragonfly – Knysna Forest, Garden Route
Dragongly is an open plan affair perfect for a couple seeking a peaceful, romantic getaway or for a family with one or two younger children. The cottage is very light and airy, with two sets of double doors onto the balcony, and pretty much every window offers a stunning view.
The cottage is L shaped with a double bed on one side and at the far end of the living area a cabin bed provides the additional sleeping facilities, effectively two single beds. Enjoy the use of a fully fitted kitchen with a gas stove/oven and a small fridge. A small wood burning stove in the living area keeps your cosy through those winter days and nights, opening onto a covered verandah which can also be closed in with blinds should the weather be inclement. The cottage has a toilet and shower in a separate room to the bath which looks out the picture window onto indigenous fynbos. The bathroom also has a dressing area. The cottage is entirely solar-powered however there is a gas geyser to ensure hot water availability on those cloudy days.
Protea – Knysna Forest – Garden Route
This is a recent addition to the farm and has been built keeping in line with our original cottage. Should open-plan not be your preferred choice then this is the cottage for you. Boasting two separate large bedrooms both of which, are en-suite with a toilet and shower. Bedroom one has an inviting, comfortable queen sized bed with bedroom two offering two single beds which can also be joined to a king sized bed depending on your requirements. In the centre of these bedrooms is an open plan fully fitted kitchen with gas stove/oven and small fridge. The lounge area offers two double couches and an arm chair opening onto a large deck also over looking the dam. This cottage is also entirely solar-powered with a gas geyser to ensure hot water availability.
Stepping outside there is a communal central unique stone and mosaic braai area with a fire pit to enjoy those summer nights under the stars. This area offers the perfect setting to enjoy alfresco dining, including a large fireplace, which can also be used for pizzas!
For your entertainment there is a TV with DVD player and a large library of DVD’s and books to choose from in each cottage.
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