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Head Over Hills

5.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   22 Glen View Drive | Coney Glen, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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Ranked #23 of 102 Knysna B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
maggiehowes somerset west
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somerset west
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

From the day we made our booking with Head Over Hills until we checked out we were so impressed with Sarah's warm and welcoming personality. She gave us so much information about Knysna prior to our stay that it was easy for us to visit the most popular and interesting places. The accommodation is modern and stylishly furnished - truly... More 

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Somerset West, South Africa
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34 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

My wife and I treated my Daughter and her Fiancé to a night at Head over Hills, and what an experience. We went on the feather bed walk before checking in and got some magnificent views of the Guest House from the opposite side of the heads. We were met on arrival by the hostess, Sarah who promptly took us... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We recently stayed at Head Over Hills for three nights and we absolutely loved every second. Sara's hospitality makes you feel at home from the moment you arrive until you say goodbye. The facilities are great and caters for all your needs, the service is friendly, the breakfast unbelievable, and obviously the view is just amazing. One can literally sit... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We stayed here in June 2014 and would highly recommend it to anybody. The weather was cold with our stay being in June, but we still enjoyed popping out onto the balcony for the amazing views of the heads during the day and of the stars at night. Sara really made us feel at home, arranging a shuttle to take... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

wonderful reception by Sara, 5 star room and breakfast, incredible view over the Knysna Heads!! Smoking in the open areas such as the lounge should however be banned as it is spoiling a beautiful venue.

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Riebeek-West, South Africa
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37 reviews 37 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We arrived at the top of the Eastern Head in Knysna & were met by Sara who welcomed us and showed us around once the current guests had departed. We were early, as we did not have far to travel from Plett. We had not planned on returning to our guest house (De Langenhof) in Riebeek West straight from Plett,... More 

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Stellenbosch, Western Cape, South Africa
18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

We booked here through Daddy's Deals for a one night stay. Sara was very easy to communicate with from the start over email and was really friendly and welcoming on arrival. We booked the View Point room, which I have read have the best views. It indeed had and had a very bid verandah / stoep, but the room itself... More 

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

Excellent hosts! Breathtaking views! Our honeymoon was fantastic! Wow! The breakfast was fit for a king. Would recommend it to anyone wanting romantic getaway or just some quiet time to take in the views sigh

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Modimolle (Nylstroom), South Africa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

What a beautiful place to stay in. Sara and her team were amazing and we did not want to leave the room because of its view. The luxury and the friendliness of Sara was beyond words. Perfect setting and the memories will be forever with us....

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Cape Town
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

We loved every minute of our time spent at Head over Hills, From the breathtaking views, beautiful room, delicious breakfasts and awesome hospitality. Sara and her team deserve high praise for the perfect atmosphere that they create - always warm and welcoming!

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Address: 22 Glen View Drive | Coney Glen, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Head Over Hills 5*
Number of rooms: 8
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