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Part of Leisure Island, Bollard bay is a great beach, ideal for a lovely relaxing leisurely walk on... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mumbai, India
great beach walk

Wonderful place for a sunset walk, quiet, safe and the waters are very calm. A clean beach that... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2019
Fatima G
Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
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Bollard Bay is a model family beach with safe swimming in shallow waters.
12 Leisure Gardens, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 382 5510
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Part of Leisure Island, Bollard bay is a great beach, ideal for a lovely relaxing leisurely walk on the beach. Safe, quite and peaceful, not crowded. Also good for swimming in calm waters.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Naresh36
Reviewed 10 January 2019

Wonderful place for a sunset walk, quiet, safe and the waters are very calm. A clean beach that makes for easy long walks on the sand

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Fatima G
Reviewed 7 January 2019 via mobile

Highly recommended for a relaxing and fun day on the beach if you have small children and want to avoid the crowded beaches... very safe as well. We all got a chance to relax. Even my 3 year old who is a bit scared of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank agustinamendez1978
Reviewed 31 December 2018

This lovely beach is situated on Leisure Island. It’s small and very quiet, even during the busy December season. Clean, safe and the water is great for swimming, it’s shallow and warm. There is no restaurant so bring your own food and drinks. I highly...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank IvaCraven
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely beach if you are looking for somewhere to swim that’s not too wavy. The water is shallow for quite a way out so ideal for families with small children. When we visited the beach it was also surprisingly quiet with only...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Spent two days relaxing here. The beach is clean, the water is fantastic and the views are amazing. Take time off to slow and and enjoy the sunshine with some water activities.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Fernando P
Reviewed 27 October 2017

This is a quiet beach along the edge of Leisure Island on the Knysna lagoon. A peaceful beach in a residential area. Enjoy

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank amazonflash
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We stayed one night at Bollard Bay guesthouse on Leisure Isle, en-route from Stormsriver to Cape Town. We were a group of four women travelling together and had requested adjoining rooms made up with single beds. Despite sending an email reminder of our requirement (which...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Hilka
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We enjoyed a wonderful stay at Bollard Bay, Sarah and her staff are very friendly and welcoming. We enjoyed a delicious hot English breakfast freshly prepared for us to enjoy in the dining room of this wonderful home away from home. The setting is amazing...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank gilliano303
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Loved everything about this beach and so easily accesable.Great for a young kids to swim in and also for older folk.For the Young at heart - Great to be able to walk in lagoon for hours and just wade around

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank trevor312564
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