Simola Hotel, Country Club & Spa

Rated 8.8 in 673 reviews. 80 rooms.


Welcome to Simola. Welcome Home

Why home? Well, because all of us at the Simola Hotel, Country Club & Spa genuinely want to make you feel welcome, relaxed and completely at home while you enjoy the luxury and class of our beautifully-designed and beautifully-appointed facilities.

Built high on a ridge overlooking 13 of the 18 holes of our Simola Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course, the Hotel was designed to make best advantage of its amazing vistas over Knysna, the Knysna Lagoon and the Indian Ocean in the distance.

With accommodation for 160 guests, a bistro-style restaurant (and glassed-in wine cellar), a spa and gym, indoor- and outdoor swimming pools, conference rooms, children’s playground, MTB hire - and, of course, our Simola Golf Clubhouse and Pro Shop - Simola Hotel, Country Club & Spa is perfectly suited to independent travellers, tour groups, and business travellers alike.

Located in the hills above Knysna, the 5-star Simola Hotel Country Club & Spa boasts a Jack Nicklaus signature golf course and a restaurant with lagoon views.

The rooms at the eco-friendly Simola Hotel, Country Club & Spa have free WiFi, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a DVD player and a stylish bathroom with amenities. Some rooms have panoramic views of the lagoon or forest and include a kitchen and a cosy lounge with a fireplace.

With a bistro-style meanu, Lungalo Restaurant is open for breakfast and dinner. Lunch and light meals are available at the golf club lounge.

The Simola Spa features massages, face and body treatments. Guests can relax in the heated indoor pool or work out at the gym which overlooks the Knysna Heads and offers state-of-the-art equipment and personal trainers.

The centre of Knysna is within 10 minutes' drive and Plettenberg Bay is 39 km away while George can be reached within 1 hour by car.

Spa Facilities

  • Manicure
  • Pedicure
  • Body treatments
  • Spa facilities
  • Spa lounge/relaxation area
  • Foot bath
  • Spa/wellness packages
  • Back massage
  • Neck massage
  • Foot massage
  • Head massage
  • Full body massage
  • Fitness
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Swimming pool
  • Sauna
  • Fitness centre
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Indoor pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor pool (all year)
  • Indoor pool (all year)
  • Pool with view
  • Heated pool
  • Beauty Services
  • Facial treatments
  • Waxing services
  • Make up services

Available Rooms

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Recommended Nearby

A guide to great places near Simola Hotel, Country Club & Spa

  1. Simola Hotel Country Club And Spa Knysna

    Sunday Lunch for only R75!

    1.2 km from hotel
    1 Old Cape Road

  2. Simola Golf Club

    Very challenging course xxxxx

    1.2 km from hotel

  3. The Orchid Room

    Don't ask advice for the wine: they just give you the most expensive of the list! Not the best restaurant in town :-(

    1.2 km from hotel

  4. Knysna

    When visiting the Knysna Quays Waterfront with the wonderful shops, be sure to pop in next door at the Protea Hotel Knysna Quays for affordable daily rates. *T&C Apply

    4.0 km from hotel

  5. Persello Pizzeria

    Excellent genuine Italian good food, vibe & people!

    4.2 km from hotel
    Main Rd

  6. African Bean

    Heavenly iced mocha as well as their pastry

    4.2 km from hotel
    29 Main Road

  7. Knysna

    Most beautiful town in South Africa ❤️

    4.3 km from hotel

  8. Chatters

    Amazing pizzas :D

    4.5 km from hotel
    Grey St

  9. Café DuBois

    Wow! Nice place. Good coffee and excellent service and food!!!

    4.5 km from hotel
    6 Gray Street

  10. The Waterfront Knysna Quays

    Tandem Skydive in Knysna call for more info 0848433236

    4.7 km from hotel
    Waterfront Dr

  11. Caffe Mario

    God bless cafe mario's coffee

    4.7 km from hotel
    17 Hedge St

  12. 34 South

    Ask 4 the Shaff&Braves piripiri. But don't rub your eye if you've been eating with your fingers. #EinaPain! :)

    4.8 km from hotel
    Knysna Quays