Lodge & estate

Why an Eco Lodge - Knapdale Eco Lodge

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Your hosts

Kees and Kay Weytmans are your hosts at Knapdale Eco Lodge.

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The eco lodge philosophy

Knapdale Eco Lodge is a 32 hectare sustainably managed operation with a variety of agro-forestry projects.

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Highland cattle

The decision to farm Scottish Highland Cattle was to keep the roots with Scotland - Knapdale is the name of...

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Oak tree planting programme

The impetus for the planting programme came through the effects of the 1985 Ngatapa flood, Cyclone Bola in 1988 and...

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Unique Nature Tours

On our nature tour you will greet and feed the animals, including Hamish our Highland cattle steer.

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Awards / Media

This rating is based on five assessment areas: energy efficiency, waste reduction, water management, and conservation and community activities.  Currently...

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Knapdale has had guests from around the world. Here’s what some of them have to say.

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Authentic Ecolodges The Book

A New Book by Hitesh Mehta