The Turbine Hotel

Turbine Hotel

The Turbine Hotel has been skillfully converted into a charming boutique hotel with the original machinery restored, painted and on display. And it looks just great!


With a stay at Turbine Hotel and Spa in Knysna, you’ll be on a lake, just a 1-minute walk from Thesen Island and 9 minutes by foot from Knysna Lagoon. This 5-star hotel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Garden Route National Park and 0.9 mi (1.4 km) from Knysna Quays.


Make yourself at home in one of the 26 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring kitchenettes with refrigerators and espresso makers. 32-inch LCD televisions with satellite programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Conveniences include phones, as well as safes and desks.


Grab a bite at Col Cacchio Pizzeria, one of the hotel’s 3 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). Snacks are also available at the 2 coffee shops/cafés. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the poolside bar. A complimentary English breakfast is served daily. Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include a 24-hour business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and dry cleaning/laundry services.


Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers massages, body treatments, and facials. You’re sure to appreciate the recreational amenities, including an outdoor pool and bicycles to rent.

Additional features at this hotel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).

Event facilities at this hotel consist of a conference center and a meeting room. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and free self-parking is available onsite.