The Garden Route

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There is no shortage of fabulous activities to enjoy while staying at Amanzi Island Lodge.  From a relaxing spa session or a round of golf in a world class gold course, bungy jumping, sunset sailing and whale watching – the Garden Route has got it all.

Just let us know what and when and we’ll gladly make those reservations for you.

In Knysna

- The Featherbed Nature Reserve
Across the water from the lodge is the Featherbed Reserve.

- Golf
Amanzi Island Lodge is a few minutes drive from three fantastic golf courses; The Knysna Golf Course, Simola Golf Course and Pezula Championship Golf Course.  Read more about golf in Knysna… 

- Boat cruises and Ocean Sailing

- Spas, Shops, Markets and Restaurants
Head into Knysna to explore the array of little shops and scrumptious restaurants that our bustling town has to offer. Take a short drive down the National road and you’ll encounter African arts and crafts and quirky local wooden furniture. Friday evening and Saturday morning is the time to visit the local farmers’ markets where friends and family meet and greet. For those who would like a bit of pampering, indulge in a treatment at one of the world-class spas nearby.

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In the rest of the Garden Route

In the heart of the Garden Route, Amanzi island Lodge in Knysna is perfectly positioned for you to easily explore all the beauty and activities that the area has to offer.

Aside from the beautiful lagoon and exquisite scenery that you’ll take in around Knysna’s bustling town, there are numerous wonderful beach, forest and cliff top walks in the Garden Route. Knysna also offers a host of activities such as golfingocean safarissailing and sunset cruises.

The Garden Route is home to a number of bird and animal sanctuaries; Monkeyland, Birds of Eden, Eagle Encounters, The Knysna Elephant Park and Tenikwa Wild Cat Education Centre are all just down the road.

The area is also home to three beautiful Nature Reserves.

Robberg is a thirty minute drive and Tsitsikamma, home to the world-famous Otter Trail, is a little further along.

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