Knysna: the best of all worlds

 
Within its idyllic natural setting the small picturesque town of Knysna emerges as a vibrant mini-metropolis, offering a kaleidoscope of unforgettable experiences. From leisurely relaxation to high energy adventure, from sporting activities to shopping, from freshly brewed cappuccino to haute cuisine, from the famous Knysna oyster to the taste of the locally-brewed beer, Knysna reflects the finer things of life, a synthesis of discerning sophistication and nature’s abundance. Alive and pulsing, the buzz of international trends mix with the beat of Africa and create an unmistakable sense of wonder. From upmarket waterfront shops to grassroots community living, Knysna offers the best of South Africa’s varied cultures. For more information on Knysna and surrounds, why not visit the official l Knysna Tourism website

It's no surprise that a growing number of discerning people looking for a retirement village, choose Knysna as their retirement home town, because Knysna really is the town that offers it all...Here's why:

A Sought-After Location ...

Knysna is South Africa's favourite holiday town offering a host of attractions, leisure activities and a wonderfully-diverse natural environment that can be enjoyed by anyone, of any age.

A Safe Town ...

While most city centres suffer high crime rates, Knysna's crime is significantly lower. A large police force, independent security companies and vigilant residents all contribute to a virtually crime-free town.

Attractive After-50s Activities ...

Knysna has become well known for its abundance of leisure activities and sports – and there's so much to do: bowling, bridge, tennis, fishing, sailing, golf, hiking, birdwatching, lagoon cruises, scenic drives and much, much more.

Fantastic weather...

With a summer daytime average of 25°c and mild winter days averaging 18°c Knysna boasts a wonderfully stable year-round climate. Hardly ever too cold, or too hot, making it the most comfortable retirement town ever!

Medical infra-structure ...

Knysna prides itself on having a large medical fraternity that includes the state-of-the-art Knysna Private Hospital (a mere 350m from Amble Ridge), a comprehensive range of specialists, pharmacies and general practitioners.

All major South African retail chains are represented in Knysna, from Woolworths, Pick n Pay, Checkers Shoprite, Spar and Clicks, trendy outlets and the many shops, boutiques and restaurants to be found in the Knysna Mall and Thesen Harbour Town. Everything you need can be found in Knysna, there is no need to travel further.

Restaurants & eateries ...

With almost 100 restaurants to choose from, Knysna offers a cosmopolitan choice of restaurants to suit all tastes and budgets.

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