Portland Manor lifestyle resort is situated in the heart of nature. Adjoining the Knysna Forest with 212 hectares of blissful nature it's the perfect setting for many outdoor activities.

We also have the cosy Portland Arms pub, one of the oldest property on the farm where you can sit back with a welcome drink, play pool, or simply relax in front of the large screen T.V.

We offer the following included in your accommodation:

  • Lawnwood Lake cruises.
  • Bicycles to trail blaze through the forest.
  • Rods for fishing (Bass fish found in Lawnwood Lake)
  • Bird watching
  • Game viewing (Zebra, Buck, Ostrich, Peacocks)
  • Trail running

Additional activities include:

  • Water sports on Lawnwood Lake

In-Room Amenities

  • Breakfast Included
  • Bathroom (en suite)
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Fireplaces
  • Fans
  • Heaters
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • No Smoking in Rooms
  • TV with satellite (Except Manor House Rooms)
  • Full Service / Housekeeping (daily)
  • Fax / Internet Facilities
  • Child Friendly (family inter-linked rooms)
  • Bed Linen Provided
  • Safe facility

On-Site Facilities

  • Restaurant and Pub / bar
  • Outdoor Swimming PoolSecure onsite parking
  • Fax / internet facilities
  • Safe facility
  • Entertainment room with pool table
  • Guest lounge
  • Laundry service
  • Credit cards accepted

On-Site Activities

  • Bird watching
  • Fishing on the lake
  • Conference and wedding facilities.
  • Hiking
  • Cycling paths
  • 30-min boat cruise on the lake (included)
  • Water-skiing

Close by

  • Golfing
  • Horse riding
  • Knysna Lagoon