Where to Stay

The Jaguar Simola Hillclimb would not happen without the support of local businesses such as our accommodation partners listed below. We encourage you to support them as they support us – some of them will even give you a special rate for the Hillclimb weekend.

Simola Hotel, Country Club and Spa

Welcome to Simola Hotel, Country Club and Spa – the premier golfing and leisure destination on the Garden Route. Set above the beautiful town of Knysna, the hotel boasts awe inspiring views across the Knysna estuary, over emerald hills and the Knysna River, all the way to the famous Heads in the distance.
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Blackwaters River Lodge

Blackwaters River Lodge is a magical hidden treasure, tucked away in a beautiful valley on the banks of the Goukamma River. Set on several hectares of pristine gardens surrounded by indigenous forest that offers peace, quiet and relaxation. We are conveniently situated just off the N2, between Knysna and Sedgefield opposite the Buffalo Bay turn off. Only 10 minutes from Knysna and 15 minutes from the friendly Buffalo Bay bathing beach.
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Brenton Beach House

Brenton Beach House, If you are seeking relaxed yet refined bed and breakfast accommodation in Knysna, Brenton Beach House can offer just that. A magnificent 4 star guest house in Knysna with a Cape Cod style accommodation overlooking the Indian Ocean with its long sandy beaches just 5 minutes’ walk away.
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Explore Knysna

Our members are excited to welcome you to Knysna for what is undoubtedly the highlight of our events calendar for May, the Jaguar Simola Hillclimb! Visit our website to find your ideal accommodation at your ideal price. And, while you’re there, check out our events calendar for info on our other exciting events and festivals taking place throughout the rest of the year – and plan your next trip to Knysna.
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Guadeloupe Self Catering Apartments

Centrally located, a mere 2.5 km from the town centre, Guadeloupe Self Catering Apartments are situated on a hilltop overlooking the famed Knysna Lagoon. Guadeloupe’s ideal location gives the visitor the feeling of being in the countryside, with wonderful views onto the Knysna Lagoon. The loft-style apartments comprise in total 6 spacious fully equipped self-catering units accommodating from 2 to 6 guests in absolute comfort. A meticulously kept permaculture garden surrounds the property adding to the tranquil ambience of this beautiful establishment. Each apartment has been individually styled and fully equipped with all you could possibly need to make your vacation in Knysna a memorable one.
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Hide-Away Guest House

Hide-Away Guest House, a Bed and Breakfast, located on the main road into Knysna and approx. 5 kms from the start of the Simola Hillclimb. We offer 7 well-appointed ensuite rooms all fitted with flat screen TV with DSTV, mini bar, complimentary tea/coffee tray, electric blankets, air conditioning, heater, hairdryer and lovely fleecy gowns. Off street parking, complimentary high speed internet, small gym and swimming pool make Hide-Away your home-away-from-home. Offering one of the best views in Knysna of the well-known Heads and Lagoon we are within easy walking distance of the centre of town or the Waterfront and Thesen Island.
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Knysna Herons Guest House

Knysna Herons is a 3-Star Guest House located a stone throw away from the Lagoon and all the amenities Knysna has to offer.  Enjoy some of the best hospitality at affordable prices in Knysna. Relax in the tranquil setting by the pool, surrounded by a tropical garden with palms, where we welcome you with open arms and every guest leaves as a friend.
All rooms are equipped with private entrances and patio/balcony which overlooks the surrounding garden. Each self-catering unit has an en-suite bathroom, living room and a fully equipped kitchenette. Secure off street parking on the property. Onsite Tours & Shuttles.
Our Motto: “IT’S NOT HOW MANY VISIT US, IT’S HOW MANY RETURN”.
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Panorama Lodge, Knysna

Panorama Lodge

Panorama Lodge is situated on a hilltop between Knysna Town and the Heads and enjoys superb views of the Lagoon, Heads and in the distance the Outeniqua Mountains. We are in a very quiet area, but only a view minutes away from the busy Knysna Town. You can relax on our decks and in the evenings you can enjoy a sundowner and watch the beautiful sunsets over the Lagoon. Our en-suite rooms are well equipped with flat screen TV, DSTV, complimentary tea/coffee facilities, electric blankets, hot water bottles, heater, hairdryer. Secure off street parking and free WIFI.
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Protea Hotel by Marriott @ Knysna Quays.

One of the best hotel sites in South Africa, the Protea Hotel by Marriott @ Knysna Quays enjoys a spectacular outlook of the renowned coastal town of Knysna. The hotel is set on the Knysna Quays Waterfront with the lagoon at your doorstep.
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Waterfront Lodge

Set on the edge of the tranquil Knysna Lagoon, Gavin and Marion invite you to experience the freedom and tranquillity of their waterfront home. To escape from the every day hustle and bustle with the spectacular scenery and home from home feeling and four star hospitality, you’ll find it difficult in every way to ever think of it ending.
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Wayside Inn Knysna

Wayside Inn Knysna is centrally located, just a few metres away from shops and restaurants. It features elegantly decorated rooms and free off-street parking. It offers a hot English and small continental breakfast freshly prepared every morning. All rooms at the Knysna Wayside Inn are brightly decorated with colourful details. Each unit has a private bathroom with shower only and a TV with selected satellite channels. Most rooms offer views of the square with its quaint shops and restaurants Knysna has become known for. Some rooms have doors opening onto a French balcony. Our upstairs rooms have air-conditioning, while our ground floor rooms all have ceiling fans.
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