Welcome to the Garden Route

Your hosts, Rudi & Divan, welcome you. You will find us in the centre of Knysna within walking distance of shops, restaurants, the waterfront, and the lagoon.

Aestas means summer, the feeling you get when you visit South Africa.

Enjoy peace and tranquillity at Aestas, whether enjoying beautiful lagoon views or simply relaxing and reading a book by the poolside. 

Nature-view accommodation

At Aestas, we have three beautifully appointed garden-view rooms. Our Garden-view rooms are all en-suite and have private patios to enjoy views over the garden.

Deluxe Room

The Deluxe room at Aestas is generously proportioned with an en-suite bathroom and a basic kitchenette. The Deluxe room also has a sleeper couch for a third person. Enjoy the patio with views over the garden with the Knysna Estuary in the background.

Family Room

The Family room at Aestas has space for four guests with an en-suite bathroom. There is a basic kitchenette and a balcony with spectacular views over the Knysna Estuary.

Situated in the centre of town, we offer the following:

Free WiFi

Warm hospitality 

Lush garden with swimming pool

Quiet area with lots of birds

English and continental breakfast buffet

Lagoon Views 

Safe parking  

Double bedroom with En-suite bathrooms 

Family rooms with ensuite bathroooms and basic kitchenette