Bollard Bay House, Lesiure Isle Accommdation Knysna

Welcome to Bollard Bay House

All suites were upgraded in mid 2023 with gorgeous new styling, luxurious furnishings and designer touches.

Overlooking Bollard Bay, with sweeping views of the Knysna Lagoon, Bollard Bay House is a luxury B&B on secluded Leisure Isle.
World class standards, local excellence and a personal touch await at Bollard Bay House. Our B&B is perfectly situated to make the most of the magnificent views over the Knysna Lagoon – stretching to the iconic Knysna Heads; and ideally appointed to make any stay the experience of a lifetime.

Our many return guests are testament to the outstanding service and accommodation we offer.

We have a full solar / inverter power back up system so our guests will not be inconvenienced by loadshedding.

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Bollard Bay House Accommodation

Four individually styled suites boast spectacular views across the lagoon; while a fifth and sixth open out onto a secluded, sheltered pool deck. Five suites feature king size beds (two can be made up for singles) and the other is a spacious queen bedroom. All are en-suite. Each suite features a different beachfront theme that reflects the long stretches of sandy beaches flanking the Knysna Lagoon, and each is named after one of the seabirds that frequent our shores. There is a perfect balance between luxury and comfort; elegance and cosiness.

Bollard Bay House – Exclusive Use of Entire Villa

Why not ask about exclusive use of Bollard Bay House as a luxury self-catering villa? Families or small groups can take over the gorgeous six bedroom lagoon-facing property and enjoy all the luxuries with the added options of hosting intimate dinners or fun lunches and enjoying a home from home.
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Bollard Bay House – B & B Rooms

Oystercatcher Suite
Oystercatcher Suite, Bollard Bay House
Kingfisher Suite
Kingfisher Suite, Knysna Accommodation
Sandpiper Suite
Sandpiper Suite, Leisure Isle B&B Knysna
Wagtail Suite
Wagtail Suite, Luxury B&B Knysna

Bollard Bay House – Awarded 4 Star Grading by the Tourism Grading Council

Area Activities

Just metres away is the soft sand and clear water of Bollard Bay – a small ‘beach’ on the edge of the lagoon where safe swimming and water sports are the order of the day. Leisure Isle is the perfect place to run or walk safely – whether it’s for fitness or simply meandering around the beautiful island there is a perfect path. Steenbok Nature Reserve on Leisure Isle is home to many indigenous species of fauna and flora that change with the seasons. Within easy travelling distance are beautiful forest cycling and hiking trails; thrilling adventure boat trips; yacht outings across the lagoon and through the Heads and delicious local cuisine. Beautiful surfing and swimming beaches are easily accessible at Plettenberg Bay and Buffalo Bay; while the Plett wine route is a not-to-be-missed culinary experience. Knysna is a golfer’s paradise with the beautiful Simola and Pezule golf courses in close proximity and several others in easy driving distance

Knysna Guest Activities, Leisure Isle


Delicious hearty breakfasts are served by friendly staff in a dining room that opens up onto the private pool deck. At night the cosy bar beckons for sundowners, a nightcap or to watch the game on TV; and a reading lounge looks across the pool deck directly onto the sparkling lagoon.

Free parking and WiFi, a suite that accommodates children sharing, honesty bar, fully equipped suites and hosts who can recommend anything from the best restaurant to the perfect hiking trail make Bollard Bay House the perfect place to enjoy a memorable getaway.

A newly-installed generator ensures all essentials (TV, WiFI, lights, security) stay on when the power goes off.

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Swimming pool with a view
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