The Graywood Hotel

  • Corner of Gray & Trotter Streets, 6570 Knysna, South Africa - View on map
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Hotel type: Hotel
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Hotel themes – The Graywood Hotel

  • ✓ Nature / wildlife
  • ✓ City trip
  • ✓ Shopping
  • ✓ Budget / backpacker
  • ✓ Beach / seaside
  • ✓ Countryside
  • ✓ Design
  • ✓ Spa / relaxation
  • ✓ Budget / backpacker hotels
  • ✓ Business
  • ✓ Family
  • ✓ Romance / honeymoon

Quick description

Just 200 metres from central Knysna's waterfront, this hotel combines traditional wooden architecture with modern facilities. It features landscaped gardens, an outdoor pool with wooden sundeck, and free private parking.

Rooms at The Graywood Hotel offer garden views and are decorated with white linens and rustic wooden furniture. They are all air conditioned and include cable TV channels and a bathroom with bath.

Buffet breakfast is served in the Blue Goose Restaurant, or on the wooden sundeck overlooking the courtyard garden. Drinks can be enjoyed at the bar, featuring a vintage railway theme.

The hotel Graywood is a 5-minute walk to the ferries and a 25-minute drive from Plettenberg Bay. The natural surroundings provide plenty of outdoor activities.

Rooms: 49

Important information

Please note that the rooms have a sofa bed that can accommodate 2 small children under the age of 6 or 1 older child under the age of 12.

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Standard Twin Room

Food & Drink

Electric kettle


Bath, Hairdryer, Free toiletries, Toilet, Bathroom, Shower

Room Amenities

Ironing Facilities, Air conditioning, Heating, Wardrobe/Closet, Safety Deposit Box, Desk, Carpeted


Flat-screen TV, Telephone, Cable Channels


Alarm clock, Linen, Towels, Wake-up service


Pool view, Garden view, City view

These air-conditioned rooms have dark wood finishes complimented by crisp, white linen. The decor is fresh and uncluttered. These rooms depict a steam train theme with many original railroad memorabilia and historic photographs. They are equipped with a TV, telephone, tea-and-coffee-making facilities and a hairdryer.

Standard Double Room

Food & Drink

Electric kettle


Hairdryer, Shower, Toilet, Bath, Free toiletries, Bathroom

Room Amenities

Carpeted, Wardrobe/Closet, Ironing Facilities, Air conditioning, Desk, Seating Area, Heating, Sofa, Safety Deposit Box


Flat-screen TV, Cable Channels, Telephone


Linen, Wake-up service, Towels, Alarm clock


Garden view, Pool view

These air-conditioned rooms open up onto a deck which overlooks the pool and courtyard garden. They are equipped with a TV, telephone, tea-and-coffee-making facilities and a hairdryer.

Standard Family Room

Food & Drink

Electric kettle


Free toiletries, Toilet, Bathroom, Bath, Hairdryer, Shower

Room Amenities

Safety Deposit Box, Carpeted, Wardrobe/Closet, Air conditioning, Sofa, Heating, Desk, Ironing Facilities


Cable Channels, Telephone, TV


Linen, Wake-up service, Towels, Alarm clock

This room is downstairs and opens onto a courtyard with a garden. It comes with a TV, air-conditioning and features a double bed and a sofa bed, that can sleep 2 small children under 6 years old or one older child.

After booking, all of the hotel’s details, including telephone and email address, are provided in the online booking confirmation, confirmation email.

Facilities of The Graywood Hotel

Food & Drink

Bar, Breakfast options,

Front-desk/reception area services

24-hour front desk, Safety deposit box, Luggage storage,


Golf course (within 3 km),

Common areas

Sun terrace, Shared lounge/TV area, Garden, Terrace,


Heating, Non-smoking rooms, Air conditioning, Designated smoking area, Family rooms,


Shuttle service, Shuttle service (additional charge), Airport shuttle, Airport shuttle (additional charge),

Cleaning services

Laundry, Dry cleaning, Daily maid service, Ironing service,

Business facilities



Wired internet is available in all areas and is free of charge.


Free parking! Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible).
Free public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not possible).

Policies of The Graywood Hotel


From 14:00 hours


Until 10:00 hours

Children and extra beds

All children are welcome.
One child under 2 years stays free of charge in a child's cot/crib.
The maximum number of children's cots/cribs in a room is 1.
There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.


Pets are not allowed.

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Contact methods

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Free parking
On-site parking
Private parking
Misc parking

Food & Drink

Breakfast options

Front-desk/reception area services

24-hour front desk
Safety deposit box
Luggage storage


Golf course (within 3 km)

Cleaning services

Dry cleaning
Ironing service
Daily maid service


Internet services

Overall room rating

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