Craighross Castle Noetsie Road | 6570 Knysna | South Africa
Property Pricing per week: Seasons:
Peak Season: 01 – 06.01.23 / 21.12.23 – 07.01.24
High Season: 07 – 31.01.23 / 01.03.23 – 16.04.23 / 01 – 22.12.23
Medium Season: 01.02.23 – 28.02.23 / 01.10.23 – 30.11.23
Low Season: 17.04.23 – 30.09.23 Rates & Fees:
All the above rates are quoted in South African Rand (ZAR).
All above rates are stated per castle per night, inclusive of VAT and daily cleaning.
Pool (in 2024)
Modern amenities enhance Craighross Castle’s extensive and spacious accommodations. With space for 14 people, making it ideal for large families and groups of friends. Top floor master bedroom with lounge area, fireplace, separate bathroom, connected with a twin bedroom, and a private beachfront terrace with spectacular sea views. Among the groundfloor accommodation are three en-suite bedrooms with king-size beds and beautiful views of the ocean, and two twin bedrooms (all with en-suites,) Among the equipment in the spacious, well-equipped kitchen are a hob & oven, microwave, fridge/freezer, toaster, kettle and ample crockery, cutlery, kitchen pots, and cooking implements. There is a kitchen with a barbecue and a long outdoor table on the outside terrace.
Location and Key Sites
Noetzie castles are some of the most famous private castles in the world. They are just 20 minutes from Knysna and are a favourite getaway for the rich and famous because of their spectacular oceanfront location. An area of exceptional natural beauty, comprising a sandy beach, rocky outcrops that harbour wild oysters, a meandering river, and fynbos-covered cliffs, is part of Noetzie River National Park. The Castle is situated directly on the secluded Noetzie Beach, voted one of the top three beaches in South Africa.
Activities: Yoga, catamaran sunset cruise, swim with the seals, golf, farmers market, zip line, birds and monkeys sanctuary, oyster harvesting
Date of construction and last renovation
1950s – renovated end of 2022, newly refurbished
14 adults + 3 infants
Baby cot is free of charge.
Small / medium well trained dogs are allowed
Supplement: ZAR 990 / daily
• Fire extinguishers
• First Aid Kits
•Planned a swimming pool in 2024 – construction will only take place when there are no guests and during the low season. We will inform accordingly.
Celebrations & Events
•Small gatherings like birthdays and anniversaries
• Activities: Yoga, catamaran sunset cruise, swim with the seals, golf, farmers market, zip line, birds and monkeys sanctuary, oyster harvesting
• Butlers, private chefs, baby sitting, massage therapist, personal trainer, yoga instructor, cooking classes, etc.