Stanley Island, the only private Island in South Africa on the Garden Route. The spectacular 28 ha Island is situated in the beautiful Keurbooms Lagoon, Plettenberg Bay, the soul of the Garden Route. Stanley Island offers family, standard and deluxe self-catering accommodation units overlooking the tranquil Keurbooms river and zebra grasslands of the island.
The Island features an indigenous milkwood forest, pristine wetlands, private beaches, a freshwater swimming pool and a 1000m grass landing strip ideal for arrival by aeroplane. This private island nature reserve is home to Zebra, Bushbuck, Grysbok, Genet, Otter and an abundance of indigenous birdlife including the majestic Fish Eagles, Knysna Loerie's and the various colourful species of Kingfishers.
Access to the island is only by 3-5min ferry boat or aeroplane. There is no road access to the island ensuring your privacy and peacefulness. The Island accommodates 24 guests in three self-catering cottages.
The Island is perfectly positioned to explore the Garden Route, Plettenberg Bay, Natures Valley & Knysna. Its a wonderful base for water sports, fishing, lazing on the beach, exploring nature or lounging round the pool.
Come and celebrate life on a private island just 5 minutes from Plettenberg Bay in the heart of the Garden Route, the best holiday destination in South Africa.