Lairds Lodge and its diverse surroundings will keep you coming back for more, time after time…
Activity adventure | Beach | Natural world | Relaxation
Located in one of the most picturesque regions of South Africa – the feted Garden Route – endless stretches of pristine beach and local markets are immediately at hand. For those wishing to explore and seek adventure, the area’s multitude of activity and leisure options are readily accessible, along with visits to whale and dolphin spotting and wine estates. Lairds Lodge is situated 8km from Plettenberg Bay and 20km from Knysna – Cemair offer direct flights to Plettenberg Bay from Cape Town and Johannesburg.
Each of the elegant, high-ceilinged and individually decorated en suite rooms boast a welcoming and tranquil ambience, promoting easy living with cushioned comfort, air-conditioned facilities, percale linen and specialised toiletries. Gowns, flatscreen televisions and well-stocked tea and coffee stations add to the restrained luxury.
Indulgent breakfasts – fresh fruits, homemade breads, croissants and muffins and cooked specialities – prepare guests for the day ahead. Pre-dinner drinks are enjoyed in the candlelit courtyard, whilst the Lodge restaurant specialises in game and seafood dishes. Boasting four-course gourmet dishes, dinner is served in the traditional dining room or can be taken rustic in the wine room. Each meal is paired carefully with a selected Cape wine, ensuring a memorable dining experience every day.
Guests are invited to laze their days on several verandahs or in sheltered courtyard, where homemade iced tea is served on the house. Alternatively, the secluded swimming pool is inviting to those wishing to relax in the South African sun, whilst the beautifully landscaped gardens offer opportunities for leisurely strolls. Indoors, a small library and front lounge are complemented by a wood-burning fire place and the brandy lounge features a large screen television area for sports enthusiasts.
Stay here on these holidays
This is a comprehensive introduction to South Africa’s myriad delights. Included flight hops, luxury stays and scenic drives along the Garden and Panorama routes will showcase everything from Cape Town and the Winelands to a Big-Five Kruger safari and the mountain beauty of Zululand and Drakensberg.
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