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Headlands House

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewselephant roomindian oceanspectacular view of the oceanspecial guest houseblackout curtainsb bsmall poolbar fridgeperfect getawaywonderful place to staycould not have been more helpfulevery morningstayed nightswhale watchingbreakfast tablerooms are niceeast head
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Reviewed 5 November 2017

headland House has a stunning location and view over the Knysna Heads. The rooms are nice and large rooms with a small balcony and a stunning view. Internet is VERY SLOW (Ping Test to a server 130km away, Latency >1000 msec totally crazy, ⬇️0.07MB, 🔼0,02...More

Thank Dieter S
Response from Lydia B, Manager at Headlands HouseResponded 6 November 2017

Dear Dieter, So happy you enjoyed the location ..we apologise for the inconvenience of the Internet. We have applied for Fibre and it is imminent.We are so sorry you had mixed feelings regarding our Guest House. Some guests prefer a firm bed . We do...More

Reviewed 3 November 2017

Great property with truly spectacular views. Even though the weather wasn’t great when we were in Knysna, Headlands house provided a great venue for some really atmospheric soothing time. Staff really friendly and helpful too.More

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Response from Lydia B, Owner at Headlands HouseResponded 4 November 2017

Thank you so much for your awesome review -- we are thrilled you enjoyed the views,teh staff and the atmosphere -- makes us so happy when our guests are happy ..as we do aim to please Please visit us again soon kind regards Amanda Cassel...More

Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Very nice location in the heads with super ocean view. Service is very kind and polite Breakfast is nice but cold sausage or bacon is missing. Good Restaurant tips including reservation. Great! There are just some small details missing for the price, i.e. fridge in...More

Thank Nscho7311
Response from Lydia B, Owner at Headlands HouseResponded 4 November 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to review Headlands House. We are so glad you enjoyed our unique views through The Heads.Our staff are passionate about taking care of guests. We always offer bacon and sausages, served warm. on order -- so guests...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017

We had a lovely stay at headlands house! This is really a gem of a place and really well located. You stay on top of the east head of the 2 heads in knysna with amazing views over the sea and knysna's heads. We stayed...More

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Response from Lydia B, Owner at Headlands HouseResponded 8 October 2017

Thank you so much for the awesome review -- we are thrilled you enjoyed our special view through The Heads... and hope you return soon.

Reviewed 29 September 2017

An upmarket B&B with very good views over Knysna lagoon. Service and staff very friendly and good. Wonderful breakfast served in a cosy lounge overlooking the ocean. Room was large and very clean. Only downside was the restricted parking.More

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Response from Lydia B, Owner at Headlands HouseResponded 6 October 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We do apologize that you had a parking problem . We pride ourselves on our excellent parking facilities.Unfortunately due to the roadworks opposite our guest house -- some guests could not access the parking easily and took...More

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Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
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US$133 - US$271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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US$133 - US$271 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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