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Luxury Beach Villa on Thesen Islands, Knysna Lagoon

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Last updated: 12/10/2014
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  • Minimum stay:14 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Sedgefield villa description

The Winking Prawn is a luxury waters edge holiday home situated on Thesen Islands', the Garden Route´s very own 'Martha´s Vineyard´. The house is a classic New England style home on the lagoon. The living and dining room are upstairs in an open plan layout divided by a gas open fireplace. The kitchen is fully equipped with a gas hob/electric oven and attached is a breakfast nook, perfect for feeding the little ones. The upstairs wrap around veranda gives a 180 degree panoramic view of the lagoon and surrounding Outeniqua Mountains. There is an outside table for summer 'al fresco' dining.


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Property Type

  • Villa
  • 432 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional


              • Long-Term Renters Welcome
              • Children Welcome
              • Pets Considered

              Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10

              Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower


              • Bathroom 2: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower


              • Bathroom 3: toilet, combination tub/shower, shower


              • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower


              • Bathroom 5: toilet


              • All bathrooms have Hans Grohe and Philippe Stark fittings.

              Other Amenities

                  • There are four spacious en-suite bedrooms with double beds – one with a romantic ‘four poster’! Both levels of the house open onto large decks overlooking the water. The house faces east and has a sunny aspect most of the day. Perfect for lounging or chilling in the hammock! Dining, breakfast and dinner can be indoors or ‘al fresco’. There is a small T.V. room with satellite decoder....moreless


                  • Books
                  • Books For Adults
                  • Books For Kids
                  • DVD Player
                  • Games
                  • Radio
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Stereo
                  • Television


                  • Family
                  • Luxury
                  • Sports & Activities


                  • Bay/Sound
                  • Churches
                  • Cinemas
                  • Coin Laundry
                  • Forests
                  • Live Theater
                  • Marina
                  • Museums
                  • Playground
                  • Rain Forests
                  • Restaurants
                  • Waterfalls
                  • Winery Tours
                  • Zoo

                  Local Services & Businesses

                  • ATM/Bank
                  • Babysitter
                  • Fitness Center
                  • Groceries
                  • Hospital
                  • Massage Therapist
                  • Medical Services

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Beachcombing
                  • Bird Watching
                  • Eco Tourism
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Outlet Shopping
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Sight Seeing
                  • Walking
                  • Whale Watching

                  Location Type

                  • Beach
                  • Near The Ocean
                  • Waterfront

                  Sports & Adventure Activities

                  • Cycling
                  • Deepsea Fishing
                  • Fishing
                  • Fly Fishing
                  • Freshwater Fishing
                  • Golf
                  • Golf Privileges Optional
                  • Hiking
                  • Jet Skiing
                  • Mountain Biking
                  • Mountain Climbing
                  • Pier Fishing
                  • Roller Blading
                  • Sailing
                  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                  • Snorkeling
                  • Sound/Bay Fishing
                  • Surfing
                  • Swimming
                  • Tennis
                  • Water Skiing
                  • Water Tubing
                  • Wind-Surfing


                  • Dining Area
                  • Seating for 8 people


                  • Basic Soaps
                  • Ceiling Fans
                  • Filtered Water
                  • Fireplace
                  • Garage
                  • Hair Dryer
                  • Heating
                  • Internet
                  • Iron & Board
                  • Linens Provided
                  • Living Room
                  • Local Maps
                  • Local Restaurant Guide
                  • Parking
                  • Parking Off Street
                  • Safe
                  • Security System
                  • Thermos Bottle
                  • Toilet Paper
                  • Towels Provided
                  • Washing Machine
                  • Wireless Internet
                  • Wood Stove
                  • Fax


                  • 4 Ring Stove
                  • Blender
                  • Cooking Utensils
                  • Dishwasher
                  • Freezer
                  • Grill
                  • Ice Maker
                  • Microwave
                  • Oven
                  • Pantry Items
                  • Refrigerator
                  • Stove
                  • Toaster


                  • Balcony
                  • Barbecue
                  • Beach Towels
                  • Boat Dock
                  • Gated Community
                  • Large Cooler
                  • Lawn / Garden
                  • Outdoor Grill
                  • Patio
                  • Porch / Veranda
                  • Terrace
                  • Unscreened Porch / Veranda
                  • Wood Deck

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Optional

                      Property Descriptor

                          • Detached


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                          Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                          Christmas / New Year
                          Dec 12 - Jan 11, 2015
                          14 night min stay
                          Fri, Sat, Sun

                          Changeover Day: Saturday

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                          • No additional mandatory fees
                          • Taxes Not included


                          Fifty per cent deposit at time of booking and balance 50 days prior to arrival

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                          Last updated: 12/10/2014
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                          60 Kilometres
                          Nearest Airport
                          1 Kilometres
                          Nearest Barpub
                          5 Kilometres
                          Nearest Golf
                          Simola / Pezula / Knysna
                          2 Kilometres
                          Nearest Train
                          2 Kilometres
                          Nearest Motorway
                          1 Kilometres
                          Nearest Restaurant
                          Ille de Pain
                          700 Kilometres
                          Nearest Ski
                          1 Kilometres
                          Nearest Beach

                          Car: Recommended

                          Knysna, with its unique outdoor lifestyle and African flavour, inspires a feeling of mystery and awe. The buzz of international trends mixes with the beat of Africa and creates an unmistakable sense of real wonder not found anywhere else. From up-market waterfront shops to grass-roots community living, Knysna offers the best of South Africa's varied cultures. Lagoons and headlands give character to its waters. Rivers and forests add texture to its land.

                          Knysna offers superb shopping and excellent restaurants serving everything from the famous Knysna oyster to sushi and fusion.

                          The Garden Route is the Mecca of South African golf boasting more than 20 golf courses. All within driving distance of Knysna. Set against spectacular forest and ocean views, the Garden Route’s world-renowned courses designed by golfing greats like Jack Nicklaus and Ernie Els have attracted a keen following amongst players at every level!

                          Other Activities: Hiking in the Outeniqua Mountains


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                          • The WP Approach

                            The WP Approach

                          • Kitchen


                          • Living Room

                            Living Room

                          • Alfresco dining

                            Alfresco dining

                          • Master Bedroom

                            Master Bedroom

                          • American Indian Room

                            American Indian Room

                          • Bali Room

                            Bali Room

                          • The WP From the Gazebo

                            The WP From the Gazebo

                          • The waterway

                            The waterway

                          • Dining Room

                            Dining Room

                          • The Entrance Hall

                            The Entrance Hall

                          • Master Bedroom Bathroom

                            Master Bedroom Bathroom

                          • Shaker Room

                            Shaker Room

                          • The Snug

                            The Snug

                          ZAR28,000 per week (ZAR)

                          4 Bedroom / 4.5 Bathroom
                          Sleeps 10

                          View calendar: Updated 12/10/14
                          Minimum stay: 14 nights
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                          Member since: 2010
                          Speaks: english
                          • Calendar last updated: 12/10/2014
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                          Luxury Beach Villa on Thesen Islands, Knysna Lagoon

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                          4 BR  4.5 BA  Sleeps 10

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