Discover serenity

On the shores of the Knysna Lagoon you’ll find Amanzi Island Lodge, a tranquil beach house on Leisure Isle, with spectacular views of the Knysna Heads and Featherbed Nature Reserve. Spacious bedrooms open out onto a balcony either overlooking the lagoon or our private garden. Our sunny and spacious rooms are air-conditioned and equipped with satellite TV. The bathrooms have complimentary Charlotte Rhys luxury bath products. Electric blankets available on request.
Amanzi Island Lodge on Leisure Isle is a heavenly escape awaiting your enjoyment.

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Amanzi has a breakfast room opening onto the main patio. Guests can enjoy an English breakfast while admiring the breathtaking view. Later, relax by the secluded swimming pool or sit on our terrace overlooking the lagoon and indulge in a sundowner.  The complimentary bikes or kayaks available from Amanzi can be used for scenic trips around Leisure Isle.

Amanzi’s bistro, showcases a menu that reflects a celebration of Knysna’s rich culinary heritage, embracing  the abundant fresh produce found along the shores and in the waters.


Our spacious and luxuriously appointed bedrooms open out either onto a balcony or onto the garden where you can soak up the sun and take in the abundant natural beauty of the Garden Route. The guest lounge, dining room and pub also offer guests spectacular lagoon views. A scrumptious breakfast is included in the room rate. We have 5 lagoon-facing rooms that overlook the Knysna lagoon and one upstairs garden-facing room that looks out over the garden towards the northern Knysna hills.