The Graywood Hotel is centrally situated on the corner of Gray and Trotter Streets in Knysna. Easy walking distance to the Knysna Waterfront and the town centre. In keeping with the character and spirit of the surrounding indigenous Knysna forest the hotel enjoys beautiful woodwork throughout. The wood is complimented by lush landscaped gardens which feature a sparkling swimming pool suspended in a wooden sundeck. An extensive collection of original railway and steam train memorabilia recall a bygone era, while our selection of historic photographs gives you deeper insight into Knysna's locomotive past. Breakfast at the hotel may be enjoyed inside the ‘Blue Goose Restaurant’ or on the sundeck overlooking the lush courtyard garden and the sparkling swimming pool.

48 tastefully decorated en-suite rooms. Each room is equipped with individually controlled air-conditioning, electronic safes, remote control TV’s (featuring 2 German channels, Sport, M-Net and local channels), direct dial telephones, hairdryers and tea and coffee making facilities. Décor is fresh and uncluttered with crisp white duvet’s and warm tones in the upholstery. We offer day bed and sleeper couch options for families traveling with children.

Gallery Rooms:
These rooms are all upstairs. Décor is fresh, uncluttered contemporary style. Dark wood finishes and warm tones in the upholstery compliment crisp, white linen. These rooms depict a fascinating steam train theme with many original railroad memorabilia and historic photographs.

Courtyard Rooms:
Our Courtyard rooms are downstairs and open onto a view of our beautifully manicured courtyard garden. Crisp white linen contrast the rustic wooden finishes. Chose between a twin or double bedded room. For those traveling with families our double bedded rooms have a sleeper couch which we are able to make up for small children.

  • Free wi-fi internet connection is available through-out.

  • The Graywood Hotel is not wheelchair accessible.

  • Secure parking.

Please note: We are currently in the process of developing our new Graywood Hotel Website. Please visit us again shortly for full information about our establishment.


Cnr Gray & Trotter Streets, Knysna, South Africa   |   GPS Co-Ordinates: 34° 02’ 17.18” S   /   23° 02’ 44.99” E
Tel: +27 (0) 44 382 5850   |   Fax: 086 630 4365   |   reservations@graywood.co.za