Nestled on the banks of Knysna Lagoon, deep within the idyllic natural surroundings of the Western Cape Garden Route is your serene accommodation – Premier Resort, The Moorings in Knysna. What is so special about this resort, is that as a guest, you’ll get private access to the lagoon, as well as access to the boat launch and docking facilities. You can also look forward to the most spectacular views of the indigenous forest surrounding your accommodation, and the added benefit of only being a short distance from the town’s centre. Its incredible location means there’s plenty to do just outside the hotel, including fishing, golfing, swimming, boating, mountain biking and bird watching. During your stay, be sure to make time to visit The Heads – the famous geological feature made up of two magnificent cliffs within the mouth of the lagoon – and The Knysna Elephant Sanctuary where some of Africa’s beautiful giants live.

Your stay

Maybe more modern and sophisticated than you’d expect in such natural surroundings, your room at Premier Resort The Moorings is everything you could need and more during your stay in Knysna. Air-conditioning, en-suite bathrooms, tea and coffee making facilities and more all come as standard throughout your stay. Rest assured that the styling and décor in each room is spacious, clean and calming, which complement your surroundings perfectly. When you’re not relaxing in your room you can always lounge by the resort’s pool, enjoy a picnic in the picturesque gardens, or enjoy a lovely glass of wine out by the lagoon or on the jetty. With such stunning surroundings, you’ll no doubt want to make the most of every minute outdoors, enjoying everything your accommodation’s exceptional location has to offer.

Dining at The Salmon Restaurant

Dining at Premier Resort The Mooring is a refreshing treat thanks to the wonderful menu at The Salmon Restaurant. Situated on the ground floor of the hotel, with direct access to the outdoor pool patio, you will be able to dine underneath the sun, or the warm evening air, if you please.

The pool menu also offers an array of juices, smoothies, sophisticated cocktails and nutritious snacks for you to pick and choose from throughout the day.