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“Breathtaking view”
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Headlands House
Ranked #15 of 127 Knysna B&B and Inns
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Reviewed March 10, 2010

We had a great stay in the Elephant room with a breathtaking view of the ocean. Very friendly and helpfull staff with good recomondations.

  • Stayed: December 2009, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed March 9, 2010

Headlands house has got an overwheloming panorama view to the entrance of knysna lagoon. Hospitality and service are very obliging. The only drop ob bitterness was the rate we had to pay.

  • Stayed: December 2009, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed March 9, 2010

Stayed for 4 nights. Enjoyed the comfortable elephants room, its balcony, the excellent service and breakfast, and last not least the great golfcourses of the area.

  • Stayed: November 2009, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed February 18, 2010

We stayed for four nights in early February in the Elephant Room. The view from floor to ceiling windows down into the cove with crashing waves of the Indian Ocean was incredible. The room was as well equipped as a 5* hotel: it even had satellite TV with umpteen sports channels. The staff were courteous and attentive, breakfast was a delight and they booked restaurants and taxis for us for dinner.

There is an open bar in the kitchen with an honour system for recording your consumption. The place is immaculate and we look forward to returning.

  • Stayed: February 2010, traveled as a couple
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1  Thank LordPilk
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Reviewed February 16, 2010

Great place, magnificent view!
Very nice place, stylish rooms and on top of all the view over the bay it is magnificent.
We had a great time with our daughters in Fynbos and Elephant rooms. The view from the large window and balcony it is just breath taking…Strongly recommended.

Lucian Bodocan,
Montreal, Canada

  • Stayed: December 2009, traveled with family
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Reviewed February 14, 2010

Stayed in the Coney Glen suite, had the most awesome views of the sea and estuary. Breakfasts were excellent and the staff were friendly and helpfull. Will definitely visit again.

  • Stayed: December 2009, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed February 12, 2010

The road leading to Headlands House gives occasional glimpses of the view over the lagoon at Knysna but it is only when you walk into the dining room that you fully appreciate the grandeur of the location. The view over the lagoon is superb but the view over the ocean is breathtaking. It is not surprising that guests linger over their breakfast as they gaze out over the Southern Ocean.
The accommodation is clean and bright with no effort spared to make your stay enjoyable and relaxing and it is certainly one of the places to stay in South Africa.

  • Stayed: December 2009, traveled as a couple
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Additional Information about Headlands House

Address: 50 Coney Glen Drive | The Heads, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free Breakfast Free Parking Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #15 of 127 B&Bs / Inns in Knysna
Price Range: $125 - $237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Headlands House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Dramatic sea, lagoon and cliff views from every window. Uniquely situated on the highest point of the famous Knysna Heads, Headlands House offers breathtaking views. ... more   less 
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