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Taliesin is one of the most beautiful houses in a perfect location on Knysna Lagoon. It is as close to the waters edge as you can be. High tide comes up to the pool deck. Surrounded by mature pretty gardens it is quiet and private, but still only a short walk away from Thesen Habour Town, Knysna Town and facilities that make a family holiday great.

It is situated on Plantation Island, one of the
Thesen Island in Knysna Lagoon. The island is connected to the mainland by a long course way and the community is gated, making the island and it’s beaches private and secure.

Taliesin sleeps and dines twelve adults in luxury but the accommodation is adaptable for numbers as small as two.
A full time maid helps make your stay relaxed and carefree. There is a wonderful feeling of space throughout the house. The rooms are large with lots of windows and high ceilings letting the Knysna light and breezes in.



Six bedrooms & bathrooms
Many decks with amazing views of the famous Knysna Heads & Lagoon
Large braai
10 metre salt chlorinated pool
Large TV screen with satellite and surround sound
Two TV lounges
Beautiful gardens
Underfloor heating & two wood burners
Island beach steps away (one of many in the area)
200 metre walk to the tennis & squash courts, golf and children’s playground.
A short drive to several famous golf courses. (
Pezula and Simola)
Its own dock for 7.5 metre boat
Near many fabulous restaurants (award winning
Ile Du pain)
16 km of safe cycling on Islands
Surrounded by bird reserve
Housekeeper daily from 9.00 to 3.00

Knysna villas to rent