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Head Over Hills

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22 Glen View Drive | Coney Glen, Knysna 6570, South Africa
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Greatest place ever in Knysna.It is our second visit to Knysna but this time we got more than what we expected.The Birthday suprise during breakfast..The massages..the weather ..the host& hostesses..the entire package was exactly what we needed.I am more than refreshed and my wife cant stop smiling.Thanx guys you did make our stay unforgettable Enkosi kakhulu Kay and Spokie Davids... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Rooms with amazing views from the relatively private balcony, friendly and attentive staff make this a great place to stay when visitng the beautiful Knysna. We will definitely be back to Head over Hills!

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Perth, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After much research on the internet my wife and I selected H over H from the myriad of options available. After negotiating the long winding access roads and the steep steep drive way my first impression of the retreat was that it is just as it appears on the Internet photos. An amazing property, very well appointed and run by... More 

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Head2014, Public Relations Manager at Head Over Hills, responded to this review

It was an absolute pleasure having you guys stay here at Head over Hills. Thank you very much for your wonderful review - we were all so happy whilst reading it. We are very glad that you enjoyed the dinners in house and we hope that you will be back soon. Within the last few weeks we have renovated the... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Amazing views, lovely rooms, clean and bed was very comfortable. only let down was the showers! but we were told that they were being re-done and the problem would be sorted, would most definitely stay there again, The staff were great and very helpful, gave us great places to eat out and even booked it all for us.

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Head2014, Guest Relations Manager at Head Over Hills, responded to this review

Wow. What a lovely review to read. We are so happy that you enjoyed your stay here and when you come back to visit the next time the showers will be all sorted. :D. Thank you for staying at Head over Hills and we look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards, Jessica. More 

Northampton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Arrived very late at night to find "Happy" waiting for us in the dead of night who showed us to our fabulous Captains Room. Couldn't see a thing in the dark so awoke to the most spectacular view over the cliffs at the sea entrance to the Knysna Lagoon. This truly is a 5 star place with very good facilities... More 

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Head2014, Public Relations Manager at Head Over Hills, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your lovely review and we are so happy that you enjoyed your stay here. We look forward to having you stay here again. More 

petersfield
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We had a wonderful time staying at Head over Hills. Dear Neil and I managed to while away a few hours reminiscing about the old days and of course we cannot forget to mention his skills in the muffin baking department. Dear Joanna, thank you for giving us a great breakfast and start of the day. You guys are doing... More 

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Austin, Texas, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

If you are looking to go to South Africa, Knysna is stunning and Head Over Hills is as good as it gets. Nice rooms, friendly staff, owners are great, and the view is breathtaking! Can't wait to head back again!

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Head2014, General Manager at Head Over Hills, responded to this review

It was amazing to have you stay with us so long and hope that we will see you again. Thanks so much for sharing your wonderful time with us. Sulani More 

lausanne
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

Luxury retreat with a laid back feel.Amazing location with fantastic views over water. Well appointed room, great bathroom, large balcony to enjoy the view in private. Helpful and friendly staff. Nice English breakfast.

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Head2014, Guest Relations Manager at Head Over Hills, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed the view and your time here. We look forward to seeing you back at Head over Hills again. More 

Forest of Dean
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

This hotel has absolutely fantastic views. We really loved our time here. We stayed in the Captains room which we would certainly recommend. It is a luxury retreat, but with a laid back feel. If we were in the area again we would revisit.

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Head2014, General Manager at Head Over Hills, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful time with us. We loved having you here and we do hope and believe that we will see you in the future again. More 

Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

Excellent room and good breakfasts. Delightful hosts. Minor attention needed to fixtures in the bathroom and open plan bathroom would not be everyone's taste but otherwise accommodation very good and overall comfort was fine and with fabulous views.

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Head2014, General Manager at Head Over Hills, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the stay with us, we really enjoyed meeting you guys. Thanks so much for the review we do take all the suggestions serious and make a effort to get to perfection. We loved having you and hope to see you in the future again. Sulani More 

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