Privately owned within 137 hectares of Nature Reserve, on the Knysna River: the Phantom Forest Eco Reserve offers guests a unique bio-diversity of Afromontane forest, Estuarine wetland and Cape Coastal fynbos. Phantom Beach is situated at Noetzie, east of Knysna, on the N2 to Plettenberg Bay.
Phantom Forest Lodge is 7 kilometres west of the picturesque Southern Cape, town of Knysna, at the foot of the spectacular Phantom Pass.
When approaching from Cape Town, turn left onto the Phantom Pass Road, the Phantom Pass turn-off is located just before the road bridge, over the Knysna River. If you are approaching from Knysna, turn right immediately after crossing the Knysna River.
Follow the Phantom Pass Road for about 1.2 kilometres and you will see Phantom Forests entrance on the left, denoted by a wooded sign. The Phantom Pass road is tarred until just beyond the entrance to the lodge. Turn left into the entrance and follow the cobbled track up to the gatehouse. You will park your car here and Phantom Forests staff will transport you to the lodge.
From the N2, take the Noetzie turn-off, east of Knysna. The road is untarred for 6 kilometres to Phantom Beach at Noetzie.