Knysna Heads

Description

A trip to Knysna Heads is a prerequisite for first time visitors to Knynsa. Two dramatic sea cliffs guard the entrance to the lagoon from the surging ocean.

The Eastern Head has a lookout with spectacular views of the lagoon, Leisure Isle and Knysna. The Western Head is primarily a privately owned nature reserve reached only by ferry – Featherbed Nature Reserve. Four-hour excursions depart daily from the Knysna Waterfront.

An onboard excursion to Knysna Heads is a thrilling experience and there are various options available. The ultimate cruise is aboard a catamaran such as the Zakat, which cruises through the Heads while serving oysters and champagne. The perfect way to end a day!

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Accommodation near Knysna Heads

*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling distance.

from R2,500
1 night, 2 adults

Head Over Hills

Sleeps 16 The Heads Guest House in The Heads
0.48km from Knysna Heads

Head over Hills is an exclusive retreat situated on the jagged edge of the famous rocky cliffs of th...

from R4,900
1 night, 2 adults

Sea House

Sleeps 8 The Heads Self-catering in The Heads
0.53km from Knysna Heads

Situated in a prime location above the spectacular Knysna Heads, Sea House offers stunning views and...

from R4,900
1 night, 2 adults

Cliff House

Sleeps 8 The Heads Self-catering in The Heads
0.54km from Knysna Heads

Live life on the edge. Knysna’s Eastern Head is one of the world’s most exclusive residential addres...

from R4,000
1 night, 2 adults

Viewpoint Villa

Sleeps 12 The Heads Private Home in The Heads
0.65km from Knysna Heads

Perched on the Eastern Head of Knysna, this large, comfortable home takes full advantage of the pano...

from R1,600
1 night, 2 adults

Beacon House

Sleeps 24 The Heads Self-catering in The Heads
0.65km from Knysna Heads

Arguably the most striking geological feature along the South African Garden Route are the The Heads...

from R2,000
1 night, 2 adults

Eagles Rest

Sleeps 9 The Heads Private Home in The Heads
0.65km from Knysna Heads

Eagles Rest self-catering house is situated in the holiday town of Knysna, just a short distance awa...

from R1,640
1 night, 2 adults

Headlands House Guest Lodge

Sleeps 8 The Heads Guest House in The Heads
0.68km from Knysna Heads

Dramatic sea, lagoon and cliff views from every window. Uniquely situated on the highest point of th...

from R1,800
1 night, 2 adults

Augusta Bay of Knysna

Sleeps 17 The Heads Guest House in The Heads
0.73km from Knysna Heads

Golf at Pezula golf course to guests at a nominal fee. Views of lagoon, Featherbed, Knysna, from our...

from R1,080
1 night, 2 adults

Hope Villa Bed & Breakfast

Sleeps 6 The Heads Bed and Breakfast in The Heads
0.76km from Knysna Heads

Hope Villa, in the beautiful Garden Route town of Knysna, is situated at The Heads.

from R4,900
1 night, 2 adults

Crystal Waters

Sleeps 12 The Heads Private Home in The Heads
0.76km from Knysna Heads

Crystal Waters offers glitzy style in a superb location. Although many upmarket properties in Knysn...

 
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