Please note that check-in time on weekends and public holidays is limited to between 10:00 and 11:00. Arrivals after 12:00 will be able to make use of the boat and overnight at our jetty.
No skipper’s license or experience is required to operate these boats. The owners and staff will give you a short skipper’s course and issue you with a temporary skipper’s license for the duration of your stay.
Please note that on check-in, the guest will receive 2x 25L tanks of fuel. On check out, the tanks will be refueled and the guests will pay for the used fuel. Only petrol from Knysna Houseboats may be used. Dear Visitor, this region is currently experiencing drought conditions. Please be aware that certain properties are subject to comply with local water usage restrictions. A damage deposit of ZAR 1200 is required on arrival. This will be collected by credit card. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full via PayPal, subject to an inspection of the property.