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1 room, 2 adults

Carpe Diem House

4-star4 stars
37 Queen St, Knysna, Western Cape, 6571, South Africa

Upscale guesthouse within easy reach of Knysna Lagoon
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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Carpe Diem House

  • Design Suite, Kitchenette
  • Design Double Room, 1 Double Bed

What’s around Carpe Diem House


  • Knysna Lagoon - 14 min walk
  • Knysna Quays - 16 min walk
  • Knysna Elephant Park - 25 min walk
  • Thesen Island - 30 min walk
  • Knysna Golf Club - 3.1 mi / 4.9 km
  • Leisure Isle - 4.4 mi / 7 km
  • Brenton Beach - 9.8 mi / 15.8 km

Getting around

  • Plettenberg Bay (PBZ) - 55 min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 2 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 4:00 PM-8:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM
There is no front desk at this property. If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink
  • Barbecue grills
  • Year Built - 1850
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
Sleep well
  • Down comforter
Things to enjoy
  • Yard
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Separate dining area
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 32-inch flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Free bottled water
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Carpe Diem House’s small print

Also known as

  • Carpe Diem House Knysna
  • Carpe Diem House Guesthouse
  • Carpe Diem House Guesthouse Knysna


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.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a security system, and window guards on site.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • Cleaning fee: ZAR 100 per accommodation, per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Carpe Diem House

  • Does Carpe Diem House offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Carpe Diem House does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is Carpe Diem House currently open?
    This property is closed from March 1 2020 to August 15 2020 (dates subject to change).
  • Is parking offered at Carpe Diem House?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Are pets allowed at Carpe Diem House?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Carpe Diem House?
    You can check in from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.
  • What is there to do near Carpe Diem House?
    Recommended spots to visit include Knysna Lagoon (14-min walk) and Knysna Quays (0.8 mi), along with Knysna Elephant Park (1.3 mi) and Thesen Island (1.5 mi).

Carpe Diem House

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