PLETTENBERG BAY GAME RESERVE :: Accommodation Links
- Plett River Lodge
A stunning guesthouse situated right on the Bitou River, just 5 km from Plettenberg Bay
- Knysna Tourism
Knysna Tourism official visitor information website including Knysna accommodation, Knysna activities and other relevant Knysna tourist information
Whale Watching, Boat Tours & Boat Charters
- Ocean Blue Adventures
Licensed up close and personal encounters with the whales and dolphins of Plettenberg Bay.
- Keurbooms River Ferries
2½ hour guided cruises on the Keurbooms River near Plettenberg Bay. Weddings, conferences and group outings by request.
- Featherbed Ferries
THREE LEGS: Scheduled departure, 75-minute ferry tours on the Knysna Lagoon;
HEADS EXPLORER: 90-minute luxury yacht cruises to the river mouth at the Knysna Heads (and beyond - when conditions are just right).
JOHN BENN: luxury traditional wooden cruiser with bar and restaurant on board
PADDLE CRUISER: 4-star restaurant on South Africa's only paddle-driven vessel. Lunchtime & dinner cruises as well as conferences and functions.
- Springtide Charters
50-foot yacht Outeniqua for champagne breakfasts on the Knysna Lagoon, day sailing on the Indian Ocean, sunset cruises or unique and exceptional overnight cruises.
Animal Sanctuaries & Nature Reserves
A primate sanctuary offering regular departure, 90-minute guided walking tours. A living forest experience and educational outing. At the Crags, near Plettenberg Bay.
- Birds of Eden
Largest free-flight aviary in the world.
- Featherbed Nature Reserve
4-hour tours include a ferry ride across the Knysna Lagoon, 4x4 guided land-train ride journey to the top of the Eastern Head to view the Lagoon mouth and optional 2.2 km coastal walk. Finish the tour with a fabulous buffet . The restaurant is also available for private functions
- Elephant Sanctuary
One hour Trunk-in-hand Elephant Tours; Elephant-back Riding, early morning Elephant Brush-downs and exclusive Sunset Elephant Experiences at The Crags near Plettenberg Bay.
- Cango Wildlife Ranch
Wildlife Tours (cheetah, crocodiles, tigers) near Oudtshoorn
- Tenikwa Wildlife awareness centre
Tenikwa Wildlife Awareness Centre at Plettenberg Bay offers a truly unique Wildcat Experience. Guests are taken on a guided tour to meet captive-bred furry felines, living in a semi-natural environment
- Knysna Elephant Park
The park offers a rare and exciting opportunity to get close to these gentle giants, who live in a controlled, free range environment in the heart of the famous Garden Route
- Chandelier Ostrich and Game Farm
Chandelier Game Lodge & Ostrich Show Farm is located between the lush green Garden Route and the wide-open spaces of the Klein (Little) Karoo, with the Outeniqua- and Swartberg mountain ranges as backdrop.
Oysters & Restaurants
Sirocco, situated on the water’s edge of Knysna’s trendy Thesen Harbour Town, is evocatively named after the warm wind that blows across the Mediterranean
- 34° South
Not exactly a restaurant... not exactly a bar... definitely not a deli... well, not exactly a deli... it’s an eating place, a drinking place and definitely a meeting place.
- The Dry Dock
The lagoonside restaurant is situated on the original site of the first dry dock built by Per Larsen in 1896. We offer a mouth-watering array of the freshest seafood, tempting salads, fusion cuisine and sinful deserts.
- Storms River Adventures
Discover the Tsitsikamma - and yourself - on any of Storm's River Adventures' many activities - abseiling, mountain bike trails, Treetop Canopy Tours and much more.
- Ocean Blue Adventures
Guided hikes at Robberg Nature Reserve, Arch Rock and in the Harkerville and Kranshoek forests.
- Bloukrans Bungy
The world's highest commercial bungy jump - 216 metres in total with a 7-second, 180 metre free-fall off the Bloukrans Bridge.
- Bloukrans Bridge Walking Tours
The road bridge over the Bloukrans Gorge remains the highest in Africa. Explore this marvel of engineering and experience the surrounding forests and mountains from a unique perspective.
- Cango Caves
Africa's largest show cave system.
- Flying Fox
Explore Bloukrans Bridge - the highest road bridge in Africa - from a new perspective: strapped into a "foefie" slide.
- Mitchell’s Knysna Brewery
South Africa's first micro brewery. Tours & beer tastings on weekdays
- Safari Ostrich Show Farm
- Ocean Adventures
Sea kayaking in Plettenberg Bay
- Tree Top Canopy Tours
12-slide Tour of the Tsitsikamma Forest canopy
See what our guests have to say about their stay at the Plett Game Reserve.
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