Vacation rentals with lake access in Eastern Cape

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Top-rated lake access rentals in Eastern Cape

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Tiny home in Joubertina
Birch Cabin, Twee Riviere
Birch Cabin is a one-of-a-kind. A perfectly romantic delight... Part tiny house, part lakeside cabin, part treehouse - lovingly crafted Birch Cabin occupies a domain all its own: Overlooking both the Tweerivier creek and its own, tree-lined lake, this shingle-roofed hideaway offers unexpected refinement. The cabin has a delightful, jewel-box quality, finely finished, authentic craftsmanship, massive timbering, a piano, fireplace, jetty, library & more... (Fully backed up power: No load shedding)
Jan 13 – 20
$70 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 139 reviews
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Boat in Knysna
Knysna Houseboat Myrtle
Houseboat Myrtle is a totally self-contained wooden cottage on the water. Permanently Anchored in the Knysna Lagoon, it’s a two minute dinghy ride from the Knysna Waterfront and we’ll give you lessons to get you going on the water. Myrtle is one of the original Knysna houseboats and has a lovely wood finish inside. With its two decks, it’s perfect for lazy days floating on the lagoon. From the deck you can enjoy views of the lagoon, the quays and the Knysna Heads, catch fish or just relax...
Jan 16 – 23
$104 per night
4.88 out of 5 average rating, 318 reviews
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Apartment in Knysna
Thesen Island Luxury Penthouse
Bella vita! Come and spoil yourself. This romantic and luxurious penthouse offers the ultimate in comfort, views & amenities. It is fully equipped for self catering, so spend a romantic evening dining in the comfort at home, or at any of the award winning restaurants within 50 meters away on Thesen Islands or at the Knysna Waterfront ! Lots of exciting activities on your doorstep for the more adventurous. Equipped with back up power so load shedding should not spoil your experience at all !
Apr 29 – May 6
$148 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 258 reviews

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Lake access house rentals

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Home in Thesen Island
Holiday Home on Thesen Island Canals Knysna
May 13 – 20
$313 per night
4.87 out of 5 average rating, 250 reviews
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Home in Knysna
Gantry House
Oct 3 – 10
$111 per night
4.92 out of 5 average rating, 120 reviews
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Home in Knysna
Riverside home.
Nov 9 – 16
$187 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 144 reviews
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Home in Knysna
Bayview House - Solar Power, Spacious & Views!
Sep 3 – 10
$109 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 218 reviews
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Home in Saint Francis Bay
Canals, relaxation, luxury
Sep 17 – 24
$515 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 24 reviews
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Home in Knysna
TH40 - Thesen Islands
Jan 5 – 12
$217 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 79 reviews
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Home in St Francis Bay
39 Canal Rd waterfront villa - pool & tennis court
Jul 8 – 15
$258 per night
4.99 out of 5 average rating, 85 reviews
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Home in Buffels Bay
La Dolce Vita: First-Floor House @ Buffalo Bay
Jul 10 – 17
$125 per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 21 reviews
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Home in St Francis Bay
Mod home in secure estate in canals.
May 20 – 27
$154 per night
4.88 out of 5 average rating, 59 reviews
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Home in Knysna
Leisure Isle 2 bedroom home with essential power
May 22 – 29
$141 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 96 reviews
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Home in Sedgefield
Your Exclusive In Toto Retreat - Garden Route
Feb 9 – 16
$442 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 4 reviews
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Home in Knysna
Spacious home on Knysna Lagoon
Apr 16 – 23
$494 per night
4.93 out of 5 average rating, 15 reviews

Lake access apartment rentals

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Apartment in Knysna
The Knysna Garden Apartment - No Loadshedding!
Jun 5 – 12
$24 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 222 reviews
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Apartment in Knysna
Thesen Island Lux+Use of Bicycles & Kayak
May 9 – 16
$52 per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 382 reviews
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Apartment in Knysna
Belvidere Lagoon front position with solar power.
Aug 8 – 15
$41 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 128 reviews
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Apartment in Knysna
Sunshine, views, beach, kitchenette, bbq.
Sep 20 – 27
$101 per night
4.87 out of 5 average rating, 153 reviews
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Apartment in South Cape DC
Upstairs on Thesen Island
Jun 17 – 24
$115 per night
4.88 out of 5 average rating, 205 reviews
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Apartment in Sedgefield
Lagoonside - Torbie Apartment
May 8 – 15
$33 per night
4.97 out of 5 average rating, 100 reviews
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Apartment in Knysna
Tranquility on Thesens
Feb 24 – Mar 3
$61 per night
4.85 out of 5 average rating, 118 reviews
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Apartment in Knysna
Below Decks, Ridgewood, Lake Brenton, Knysna.
Apr 28 – May 5
$69 per night
4.95 out of 5 average rating, 128 reviews
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Apartment in Knysna
Forest Cove Cottage
Sep 15 – 22
$25 per night
4.8 out of 5 average rating, 102 reviews
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Apartment in Keurboomstrand
Seaview, walk to the beach and newly renovated
Apr 5 – 12
$54 per night
4.85 out of 5 average rating, 26 reviews
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Apartment in Morgans Bay
Modern 2B/R Full House Flat
Jun 7 – 14
$59 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 25 reviews
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Apartment in Jeffreys Bay
A Surfer's Dream - With Point Break View
Aug 11 – 18
$48 per night
4.94 out of 5 average rating, 65 reviews

Lake access cottage rentals

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Cottage in Coffee Bay
Davison Cottage at Hole in the Wall
Oct 11 – 18
$198 per night
4.76 out of 5 average rating, 25 reviews
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Cottage in Nature's Valley
Best Little Beach Bungalow in Nature's Valley
Aug 14 – 21
$101 per night
4.83 out of 5 average rating, 24 reviews
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Cottage in Amatola Coastal
Fig Tree Blue Cinsta Beach & Lagoon
Jul 30 – Aug 6
$260 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 6 reviews
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Cottage in Knysna
Garden Road Cottage in Belvidere Knysna
Aug 3 – 10
$50 per night
4.9 out of 5 average rating, 91 reviews
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Cottage in Saint Francis Bay
Shore Cottage- over the road to the water's edge!
Nov 15 – 22
$84 per night
4.98 out of 5 average rating, 50 reviews
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Cottage in Amatola Coastal
Cheerful 3 bedroom cottage with private beach
Aug 1 – 8
$81 per night
4.83 out of 5 average rating, 12 reviews
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Cottage in Plettenberg Bay
Lekkerkry Cottage
Apr 7 – 14
$81 per night
4.96 out of 5 average rating, 46 reviews
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Cottage in Knysna
Thesen Island Cottage
Aug 2 – 9
$36 per night
4.86 out of 5 average rating, 73 reviews
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Cottage in Sedgefield
Sedgefield Lagoon Hideout - Kingfisher Drive
Aug 9 – 16
$32 per night
4.79 out of 5 average rating, 28 reviews
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Cottage in Amatole
Morgan Bay Beach Cottage With a View
Feb 6 – 13
$78 per night
4.86 out of 5 average rating, 104 reviews
Cottage in Mngazana
A Transkei Cottage of Dreams - everything and more
May 16 – 23
$176 per night
4.85 out of 5 average rating, 13 reviews
Cottage in Mbotyi
Mbotyi -Mnceba Cottage selfcatering.
Sep 16 – 23
$67 per night
4.54 out of 5 average rating, 28 reviews

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