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Headlands House

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Reviewed November 2, 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

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Response from Lydia B, Owner at Headlands HouseResponded November 4, 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 October 6, 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 October 8, 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 September 29, 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 October 6, 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

Reviewed September 4, 2017

Peace little guesthouse with stunning views of both the ocean and Knysna lagoon. Service was excellent and the manager was very helpful and friendly. Great spot for couples or groups to relax after exploring Knysna and surrounds during the day.

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Response from naerts3, Manager Assistant at Headlands HouseResponded September 6, 2017

Dear Guest. Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay and we're looking forward to having you again as a guest in our Guest House. Warmest Regards Headlands Guest House

Reviewed August 30, 2017 via mobile

Stayed her for our silver wedding anniversary .....Absolutely brilliant 2 night stay ....their attention to detail and service is amazing .....excellent accomodation and simply stunning views ! Would definitely highly recommend !More

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Response from naerts3, Assistant Manager at Headlands HouseResponded September 6, 2017

Dear Guest I appreciate your positive feedback about our Guest House. We do take pride in catering to our guests' needs the best way we can. If you're traveling to our area again soon, don't hesitate to call us. Our doors are always open with...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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US$85 - US$185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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US$85 - US$185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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