Brendan Seery
Deputy Editor
3 minute read
4 Dec 2021
11:30 am

The Loft a perfect base to explore Knysna

Brendan Seery

There is something soothing about watching the light seep away over a body of water in Knysna.

The Loft boutique hotel in Knysna. Picture: Brendan Seery

Familiarity breeds contempt, so they say. That’s why I’ve always been a bit grateful we never had enough money to consider buying a “holiday home” down at the coast. How on earth could you go to the same place every year, or multiple times a year, and not get bored? I’ve been waiting for that feeling to come over me whenever we go back to Knysna. But, so far, in more than 18 years, there is still something about this Western Cape town and its surroundings, on the beautiful Garden Route, which reminds me there are few better places for...