Why we are different

Different because we promise AWE-INSPIRING SCENERY with unobstructed views of the Knysna Lagoon all the way across to the Knysna Heads and beyond.
Different because we assure QUALITY and COMPLIANCE, we comply with national and local regulations in terms of environment, licenses, insurance liabilities, employment, social responsibilities and access to information.
Different because we guarantee EXCELLENT HOSPITALITY, Villa Afrikana Guest Suites is a "WINNER OF THE 2011/2012/2013/2014/2015/2016 TRIPADVISOR TRAVELERS' CHOICE AWARDS" whilst T H E B L O E M, as a newcomer, is consistently rated at the TOP on social review sites such as as well as online travel agent sites such as and Expedia.
Different because we offer SPACIOUSNESS, Villa Afrikana Guests Suite and T H E B L O E M guest's accommodations feature a combined area ranging from a minimum of 23.5 square to a maximum of 35 square meters as well as an en-suite bathroom ranging from a minimum of 9.5 square meters to a maximum of 14.5 square meters, whilst most enjoy a private balcony ranging from a minimum of 6.0 square meters to a maximum of 23.5 square meters. Our exclusive Guest areas include: reception, indoor and outdoor lounge, indoor and outdoor dining, veranda and pool with loungers.
Different because we deliver VALUE with the most competitive rates in the "Superior" and "5 Stars" categories.
Different because we bring EXPERIENCE, the owners and managers of Villa Afrikana have logged more than 30 years of knowledge in the hospitality and travel industries internationally.
Different because we admire CONTEMPORARY ARCHITECTURE & DÉCOR, Villa Afrikana Guests Suite and T H E B L O E M were designed by one of South African leading architectural studio and are featured in several national and international lifestyle magazines.
Different because we got POSITION, Villa Afrikana Guests Suite and T H E B L O E M are perched high above a hill aptly name "Paradise" a most charming, exclusive and yet vibrant neighborhoods of Knysna, surrounded by indigenous trees and within walking distance to: Lagoon - Featherbed cruise terminal - Waterfront.
Different because we mean CONVINIENCE & SERVICES, Villa Afrikana Guests Suite and T H E B L O E M offer a Swimming Pool, Laundry, Complimentary twice daily housekeeping, Room Service & Table Service Breakfast, Light Meals, Porterage, DSTV (Satellite TV) and WiFI, Parking and we are Fully Licensed.
Different because we care for YOU with parking on premises - Smoke Detectors & Electronic Safes fitted in each Suite.