Quality Holiday Accommodation at Unique Waterfront Location
Lakeside Lodge offers luxury accommodation in the Garden Route National Park with full English breakfast and self-catering suites. A stunning location on the banks of the Swartvlei, a magnificent saltwater lake, the Lodge is just 10 minutes’ drive from the N2, between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth.
The unique range of leisure and sports activities include: boating and watersports, hiking and biking, and tranquil nature trails in the Wilderness National Park. Lakeside Lodge is close to the pristine beaches of the Indian Ocean and South Africa`s first ‘Slow Town’, Sedgefield, midway between the tourist towns of George and Knysna.
“A little piece of heaven”
With full English breakfast and self-catering available, all suites have bathrooms; beautiful views across the lake; and direct access to the private swimming pool, jetty and moorings.
choice of accommodation includes Standard;
Luxury (with self-catering facilities); and Honeymoon suites.
Lodge suites on the banks of Lake Swartvlei
Private swimming pool
Private jetty & slipway launching
Free moorings; secure car & boat parking; bike storage
- Pontoon boat & skipper
Braai & Boma Fire Pit - unique African outdoor kitchen
- Free Wi-Fi Internet
Watersports on Lake Swartvlei
On the banks of the Lake Swartvlei, Lakeside Lodge is perfect for watersports on the 10.73 km² lake.
Canoeing, kayaking & sailing
Wakeboarding and water-skiing
Salt water fishing (fresh water locally)
Pontoon boat & skipper for lake cruises & fishing
There’s excellent access to the lake - shallow water launching from the slipway, and swing moorings. Dinghies and kayaks can be left at the water’s edge – with free secure car parking for boats and trailers, and storage for mountain bikes.
Wilderness Park Activities
Lakeside Lodge is set in the Wilderness National Park, in the heart of the Garden Route, a tapestry of stunning landscapes supporting a range of wildlife. You can enjoy hiking, biking and bird watching; follow the tranquil rivers and nature trails through the densely wooded forests and diverse range of habitats.
Sedgefield and the Garden Route
Visit Sedgefield, renowned for its Saturday markets, village charm, artists and tortoises.
On our doorstep we have the unspoiled golden beaches of the Indian Ocean. Anglers visit us for the superb fishing - surf, rock & fresh water – and there’s diving, paragliding, hiking & mountain biking trails, coastal watersports and more.