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Greenland's House - Pezula Private Estate on the Garden Route, Knysna

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Last updated: 04/18/2017
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  • Minimum stay:1-4 nights
  • Sleeps:10
  • Bedrooms:4
  • Bathrooms:4.75
  • Property type:House
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

Exclusive four bedroom/four bathroom luxury property on the award winning Pezula

Greenland's House is situated on Candlewood Crescent (plot D4) of the exclusive Pezula Private Estate, Knysna. This 5* resort is home to the Pezula Championship Golf Course and the Conrad Pezula Hotel. The development its-self is a nature reserve with an abundance of wildlife living within the site making it a true spectacle. The development is also highly secure with manned security gates, 24 hour monitored CCTV and perimeter electric fences.

The house has been architecturally and fitted out to a very high specification. On the ground floor the property boasts a grand entrance leading to the main sitting room. Open plan from the lounge and opening out to the pool area is a quirky casual dining area perfect from breakfast and lunch. The kitchen is of a high specification and is open plan to the main dining area overlooking the pool and gardens. There is also a separate utility/wash room equipped with a washer, dryer and dishwasher just off the kitchen. On the far side of the ground floor is the cinema room complete with a 46” television, digital satellite TV and home theater system. Also on the ground floor is a guest W/C and the fourth bedroom with a large double bed and en-suite bathroom. To the first floor is the master bedroom suite with panoramic balcony and views and a four piece bathroom. Second bedroom with full bathroom and third bedroom with full bathroom.

Externally the property has a long driveway leading up to the property and ample parking for roughly six cars, A large double electric garage and immaculate gardens. To the rear of the property is an outdoor lounge area and a large, well maintained swimming pool. Both of which back onto (with views) of the Pezula Championship Golf Course.

It is an amazing place. After being South Africa’s favorite town of the year for a few years in a row, it has now received international recognition for the gem it is - it was named as one of the Top 100 Destinations in the World and one of the Top 25 in Africa by the Trip Advisor, 2008 Travelers’ Choice Destinations Awards.

With a rich history, gourmet restaurants and a variety of art & craft rambles to add, this is also the ideal base for exploring the rest of the Garden Route.

Pezula: Voted the best resort in the world (according to Pezula website). The resort features a sports center - Field of Dreams - with a tennis academy, golf course, cricket oval, rehabilitation center and an equestrian center. The luxurious hotel;The Conrad Pezula Hotel offers an award winning spa, a gourmet restaurant, indoor and outdoor swimming pools and exclusive boardroom meeting facilities. Additionally the resort boasts its own jet and helicopter used to transport guests around the country and to the Eastern Cape to view big game. The football enthusiast would also be thrilled to know that a World Cup football team was stationed at Pezula during the 2010 World Cup.
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Calendar last updated: 04/18/2017

Property Type

  • House
  • 500 m²

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 10
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    Smoking is however permitted externally at the house....moreless

  • Pets Considered:

    Dog(s) may be considered subject to terms & conditions. A higher refundable damages deposit may be required....moreless

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Suitable For Elderly Or Infirm
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 8-10

  • Bedroom 1: 1 king


  • Bedroom 2: 1 king


  • Bedroom 3: 1 king


  • Bedroom 4: 2 twin/ single


  • Double Airbed: 2 sleep sofa /futon

    We have a double air-bed available at the property...moreless

  • The double air-bed can be made up with bedding/pillows for guests/children to use and can be put in whichever room as required. Where occupancy is 9 or 10 people in total a premium of £9.50 per night is applicable....moreless

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms, 2 Half Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • The Pezula Estate is a private nature estate, and it boasts indigenous forests, unspoiled nature, a nearby award winning spa hotel, tennis courts, a golf clubhouse and restaurants. The house itself boasts with a private garden, braai, a pool, a plasma TV (including satellite). The nearest beach is 5-10 minutes drive. ...moreless


  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Luxury
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Botanical Garden
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Forests
  • Marina
  • Restaurants
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center
  • Groceries
  • 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

  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Deepsea Fishing
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Fly Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paragliding
  • Pier Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Roller Blading
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
  • Snorkeling
  • Sound/Bay Fishing
  • Spelunking
  • Surf Fishing
  • Surfing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 8 people


  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet:

    A WI-FI dongle is available for guests to use. Internet is via a 3g sim card so connection and speeds may be limited. We will pre-load a small amount of data for guests but a top-up may be required....moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided:

    Bath and hand towels only. Guests must bring beach towels with them....moreless

  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster


  • Balcony:

    From the master bedroom with views over the golf course/development and partial sea view....moreless

  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf:

    Backs on to the Pezula Championship Course. Guests may be able to receive a preferential rate when staying on the development....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Porch / Veranda

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional

Property Descriptor

  • Detached


Write a review 4.5
from 2 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
April 2017
Apr 1 - Apr 30, 2017
4 night min stay
$2,451 $7,354
May to August 2017
May 1 - Aug 31, 2017
4 night min stay
$1,805 $5,414
September 2017
Sep 1 - Sep 30, 2017
4 night min stay
$2,322 $6,966
October 2017
Oct 1 - Oct 31, 2017
4 night min stay
$2,839 $8,518
November 2017
Nov 1 - Nov 30, 2017
4 night min stay
$3,551 $10,653
December (1st to 15th) 2017
Dec 1 - Dec 15, 2017
4 night min stay
Christmas / New Year
Dec 16 - Jan 7, 2018
4 night min stay
January 2018
Jan 8 - Jan 31, 2018
4 night min stay
February 2018
Feb 1 - Feb 28, 2018
4 night min stay
March 2018
Mar 1 - Mar 31, 2018
4 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Refundable Damage Deposit $323.40
  • No additional mandatory fees



A minimum deposit of 20% will be due within 5 days to secure the dates

The remaining payments are usually split into two 40% payments with one due 90 days prior to the stay and the final 40% due 30 days prior to the stay but we can be flexible on this providing the balance is paid no later than 30 days before the stay.

Manager's cancellation policy:

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 04/18/2017
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50 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
George Airport
1 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Pezula Championship Course
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Conrad Pezula Hotel
2 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Noetzie beach

Car: Necessary

Situated on the award-winning Pezula Resort with its spectacular views of sea, lagoon and indigenous countryside, the estate offers residents every aspect of luxury living - in complete harmony with nature. Set amongst forests and panoramic landscapes, it has close proximity to a secluded beach, a vast range of outdoor leisure activities including golf on the Pezula Championship Course, access to the luxury Pezula Resort Hotel & Spa and all its outstanding amenities, and total security within a gated community.

Add to this its exquisite location in the picturesque town of Knysna on South Africa’s scenic Garden Route, it is no wonder that this upmarket, low density development has been proclaimed the Best Luxury Development in the World.

Other Activities: golf, horse-riding, cricket, archery, canoeing, guided nature trails

Golf: Pezula Championship Golf Course adjacent to Pezula Resort Hotel & Spa is a sweeping spectacle of fairways and greens rolling through the pristine Southern Cape landscape. The breathtaking, award-winning 18-hole course which was designed by David Dale and Ronald Fream of Golf Plan USA, rates amongst the best and the most scenic golf courses in the world.In 2001, just a few months after it opened, the Course was awarded Best New Golf Course in South Africa. In February 2005 Complete Golfer rated it a Five Star Golf Experience. It was also awarded:

Top Three 'Most Outstanding Golf Resort Worldwide' - 2008 VIP International Traveller Reader’s Award

Best South African Golf Development - Homes Overseas Awards London 2006

Most Outstanding Golf Resort Worldwide - 2006 VIP International Traveller Reader’s Award

Best South African Golf Development - Bentley International Property Awards London 2005

The Clubhouse facilities are in keeping with the overall five-star experience and include a terrace, restaurant, bar, golf shop, short game practice area and putting green. The Shareholders' Lounge houses a library, private lounge, dining area and bar.

Proper golf attire applies and short socks are permitted. Soft spikes are compulsory. Rental sets of golf clubs are available for guests who do not bring their own clubs. Use of the golf club must be arranged privately with Pezula golf club and are subject to further charges by the club.


Manager info

About: My name is Daryl Hamer and I am the managing director at Millbrooke Holiday Lettings (A trading name of Millbrooke Lettings Limted) in Manchester, England. We manage a small portfolio of exclusive properties around the world on behalf of their owners. We have been taking bookings and managing guests staying at this property since 2012 and have received fantastic feedback from many happy clients.

Why Knysna, South Africa:
Greenland's House on Pezula Private Estate is like no other property I have ever seen. I visited and stayed at the house myself in April 2012 and was amazed by architectural design and standard of finish the owner David has achieved. The property is built within the Pezula Estate which also forms part of a nature reserve with a selection of wildlife inhabiting here. The property also backs onto the Pezula Championship Golf Course making it very popular with keen golfers from around the world.

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Calendar last updated: 04/18/2017

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  • Lounge


  • Dining room

    Dining room

  • Second lounge/TV room

    Second lounge/TV room

  • Kitchen & dining room

    Kitchen & dining room

  • Bathroom one

    Bathroom one

  • Bedroom two

    Bedroom two

  • Exterior


  • Pezula championship course

    Pezula championship course

  • Lounge


  • Second lounge/TV room

    Second lounge/TV room

  • Kitchen


  • Bedroom


  • Bathroom one (shower)

    Bathroom one (shower)

  • Bathroom two

    Bathroom two

  • Exterior


  • Knysna heads

    Knysna heads

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