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Belvidere Manor

4-starQuality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.
169 Lower Duthie Drive, Belvidere Estate, Knysna, Western Cape, 6570, South Africa

4-star hotel with 2 restaurants, near Knysna Lagoon
  • Free full breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking

Restrictions related to your trip

COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.  Check restrictions for your trip.

  • Beautiful venue and enthusiastic staff. We went to knysna for a family wedding. Belvedere…Apr 22, 2021
  • Wonderful location and accommodating staff. Cant be easy operating under these conditions…Dec 12, 2020

Belvidere Manor

from ZAR 1,570
  • Classic Room, Garden View
  • Deluxe Room, Garden View
  • Classic Room, Lagoon View
  • Deluxe Room

What’s around Belvidere Manor


  • In Belvidere
  • Knysna Lagoon - 3 min walk
  • Brenton Beach - 3.9 mi / 6.4 km
  • Knysna Quays - 5.7 mi / 9.2 km
  • Thesen Island - 6.4 mi / 10.3 km
  • Knysna Golf Club - 8.7 mi / 14.1 km
  • Leisure Isle - 10.3 mi / 16.6 km
  • Eastern Head View Point - 10.3 mi / 16.6 km

Getting around

  • Plettenberg Bay (PBZ) - 43 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 28 rooms


  • Check-in time 2:00 PM-10:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • COVID-19 alert: Travel requirements are changing rapidly, including need for pre-travel COVID-19 testing and quarantine on arrival.
The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

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


  • One child (2 years old and younger) stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle*


  • Free onsite self parking

  • Free onsite RV/bus/truck parking

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Payment types at the property

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

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free full breakfast daily
  • 2 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Fishing on site
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
Working away
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 484
  • Conference space size (meters) - 45
  • Conference center
  • Computer station
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Number of buildings/towers - 36
  • Year Built - 1987
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • French
  • Spanish
  • Xhosa

In the room

Home comforts
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Bathrobes
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
  • Fireplace
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Number of living rooms
  • Patio
Freshen up
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Premium TV channels
  • DVD player
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen
  • Stovetop
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features


Carolines bistro - Overlooking the garden, this bistro specializes in international cuisine and serves dinner only. Reservations are required.

The Bell Tavern - Overlooking the garden, this gastropub specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and light fare. Guests can enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). A children's menu is available.


On Site

  • Outdoor tennis courts -
  • Tennis on site
  • Fishing on site


  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby

Belvidere Manor’s small print

Also known as

  • Belvidere Manor
  • Belvidere Manor Hotel
  • Belvidere Manor Hotel Knysna
  • Belvidere Manor Knysna
  • Belvidere Manor Hotel
  • Belvidere Manor Knysna
  • Belvidere Manor Hotel 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.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and window guards on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some onsite facilities.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash.

Optional extras

Cribs/Infant beds are available for ZAR 100 per stay

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

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 Belvidere Manor

  • What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at Belvidere Manor?
    This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and gives staff personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Is parking offered on site at Belvidere Manor?
    Yes, there's free self parking. Free RV/bus/truck parking is available.
  • Is there a pool at Belvidere Manor?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at Belvidere Manor?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Belvidere Manor?
    You can check in from 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Belvidere Manor?
    Yes, there are 2 onsite restaurants, featuring alfresco dining, international cuisine, and garden views. Nearby restaurants include Butterfly Blu Restaurant (4.7 mi), Cruise Cafe (5 mi), and Polvo Coffee (5.1 mi).
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Belvidere Manor?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
  • What is there to do at Belvidere Manor and nearby?
    Have fun with onsite activities like fishing and boat tours, and practice your swing on the tennis courts. Additional recreation nearby includes ecotours. Enjoy a swim in the outdoor pool or use the hotel's other amenities, which include a garden.

Recent reviews

Superb 9,0 From 14 reviews

Very good 8,0
Nice hotel with cottages scattered in a large garden with views across Knysna lagoon. Rooms comfortable although a bit old fashioned. Charming staff.
za1 night trip
Exceptional 10,0
A relaxing Homelite accommodation.
The cottages are all well-equipped. The staff were excellent. If I were in the area I’d stay there again
Betty, us2 night family trip
Good 6,0
View was fabulous. Service at the restaurant horrendous.
us1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10,0
Beautiful and relaxing resort
We booked a Deluxe Room Garden View and I'm guessing we must have been upgraded because what we got was a 3 bedroom house! The welcome at reception and then the irrepressible 'Jeffrey' was great, rooms were spotless, beds / linen very comfortable, breakfast spread was good and all in a beautiful garden setting overlooking the lake in a collection of colonial style cottages / houses.
Paul, gb1 night family trip
Exceptional 10,0
Delightful cottage with view of gardens, pool and Knysna lagoon. Staff so friendly and helpful, especially Jeffrey who has been there since 1985. Wish we could have stayed longer.
Deirdre, ca1 night trip
Very good 8,0
Great visit with old friends
We had friends visiting from Europe and we thought that Belvidere Manor would be a perfect base to explore Knysna and surrounds. My wife and i spent a weekend there in June and we enjoyed it so much that we planned a second trip. Everything was as we expected. The rooms are well laid out, very comfortable. Service from ever busy Jeffrey and his was exceptional. Whether we were just relaxing over a G&T enjoying the view of the lagoon or breakfasting on the terrace, we could find no faults. We will definitely visit again
David, gb2 night trip with friends
Very good 8,0
weekend break
A weekend in mid winter, logs and firelighters were brought so that we could have an open fire in the evening. The room is very well laid out and comfortable. Wi Fi ok. Bit disappointing that the restaurant wasn't open as it is winter but we were not told when we booked and it is a fair drive into Knysna for dinner which we didn't really want. The staff were very attentive and efficient. The views over the lagoon are splendid
David, gb2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10,0
Traumhafte Aussicht aus der Anlage, sehr freundliches Personal. Anlage im englischen Stil
ch2 night trip with friends
Very good 8,0
Magnifique endroit
Retour à La sérénité
Thierry, fr3 night romance trip
Exceptional 10,0
Jacki, za1 night family trip

Belvidere Manor