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Groenvlei Lake

Groenvlei Road, Sedgefield, Knysna, South Africa
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Piecefull and quited. Safe for pets and children.

The best camping site in the area and there are a lot camping sites. Maintenance is falling behind... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
johanoo8
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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Big Bass

Great spot, various accomodation types offered..great bass fishing..nice new Bistro offering... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
garyh51904
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Pretoria, South Africa
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Groenvlei Road, Sedgefield, Knysna, South Africa
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

The best camping site in the area and there are a lot camping sites. Maintenance is falling behind. Rather go to Sedgefield for food.

Thank johanoo8
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Great spot, various accomodation types offered..great bass fishing..nice new Bistro offering regular specials..this place has been around for generations and has still managed to retain its magic..

Thank garyh51904
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Reviewed 4 January 2018

I took my wife to Lake Pleasant Living for our anniversary and stayed for 2 nights. WOW, what an amazing place. The rooms are extremely spacious and comfortable. The bed and linen, as well as the bathroom and kitchenette were top notch and well equipped....More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

We went bass fishing here once. We rented a small motorboat at a reasonable price and enjoyed an afternoon of fishing. WE caught a number of fish and had much fun. Good alternative day out for those who don't only want to see the ocean....More

Thank heimah_trip
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Reviewed 13 November 2016

Walking by the vlei was relaxing but dissappointing. I expected to see birds nesting in the reeds. I wasnt able to see birds across the lake like I, had been able to at Rondevlei.They say you can swim there on thë "beach" at the lake,...More

Thank Rose K
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

Quiet and tranquil. A great area for Birdwatching. A favourite for fishermen too. Get away from the rush and relax.

Thank Y99AH
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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Walk through ancient fynbos and trees in the dunes that line Groenvlei, taking the well-marked trail up the dunes to eventually have a panoramic view of the entire lake, sparkling in all its peaceful beauty. A genuine treat for nature lovers! There is a picnic...More

Thank MrsKarenJames
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Reviewed 28 June 2016

Very pretty, tranquil and scenic. Good to spend a day relaxing around the water. But if your not fishing there is not much to do. Excellent for bird watching and so close to nature it can be breathtaking.

Thank FreshlineFisheries
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Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

A lesser-known and therefore quiet spot between Sedgefield and Knysna. It's the only freshwater lake in the Garden Route lakes system and is home to bass. The dirt road past Groenvlei leads to a beautiful and mostly-deserted beach called Platbank. Even in the height of...More

Thank KeithMould
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Reviewed 10 March 2016

Beautiful, peaceful lake with fishing, boating, walking - all available. Lake Pleasant Living is superior service self catering with all other amenities from pool to Spa and restaurant

Thank Join8
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