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Headlands House Guest Lodge

10 Reviews
Sleeps 10 in 5 rooms

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

Headlands House is managed with uncompromising quality of service and attention to detail. We will advise you on your day trips and ensure that you will get the most out of the beautiful Garden Route. Excellent restaurants, shopping, golf courses and local attractions are all a few minutes drive from the Heads.

For complete relaxation and comfort, Headlands House is the perfect escape for a romantic sojourn and an ideal base from which to explore the Garden Route.
Our luxury guest house in Knysna offers guests access to a private lounge, bar and a stunning cliff-edge swimming pool. Breakfast is a sumptuous affair, served whilst dolphins and whales frolic, or yachts slip silently out between the Heads.

Four luxury en-suite rooms, with private balconies, capture the majestic Heads, the mighty Indian Ocean and a romantic fairytale view of the Knysna Lagoon and Outeniqua Mountains. Crisp percale cotton sheets and rich fabrics throughout offers our guests comfortable elegance. A truly special guest house. Our rates are quoted per person sharing, per night and include a Deluxe Continental Breakfast.
from R1390

Head Over Hills

Sleeps 16 in 8 rooms

Head over Hills is an exclusive retreat situated on the jagged edge of the famous rocky cliffs of the Knysna Heads. We offer you a unique...
Head over Hills is an exclusive retreat situated on the jagged edge of the famous rocky cliffs of the Knysna Heads. We offer you a unique and beautiful setting for the perfect breakaway. The luxury accommodation and breathtaking views will totally mesmerize you and will win you over forever.

When you need a little time for yourself or a haven for you and your loved one then this is the place to come and be spoiled.

Head over Hills offers an excellent selection of spacious rooms which feature private balconies, jet-baths, log fireplaces, air-conditioning, and sea views.

Situated on the jagged edge of the famous rocky cliffs of the Knysna Heads, Head over Hills offers guests a unique and beautiful setting.
from R2000
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Augusta Bay of Knysna

2 Reviews
Sleeps 16 in 7 rooms

Winter Special   Augusta Bay guest house is the gem of Knysna, offering luxury accommodation, and warm and friendly service.

We offer our...
Augusta Bay guest house is the gem of Knysna, offering luxury accommodation, and warm and friendly service.

We offer our guests eight spacious suites one family suite, three air-conditioned, with large bathrooms. Guests play golf at Pezula formerly Sparrebosch golf club for a nominal fee on our corporate membership.

Sip a cocktail in our beautiful bar overlooking the lagoon or on our pool deck and watch whales swim into the lagoon during season. Two restaurants in walking distance. Terry robes, internet telephone hook-up, safes, hairdryers, satellite TV.
from R900

Sea House

Sleeps 8 in 4 rooms

Situated in a prime location above the spectacular Knysna Heads, Sea House offers stunning views and unrivalled luxury for guests who...
Situated in a prime location above the spectacular Knysna Heads, Sea House offers stunning views and unrivalled luxury for guests who demand sophisticated contemporary design and décor. This imposing residence has been tastefully furnished and equipped to the highest standard. In addition to a light, spacious open-plan living and dining area complete with TV, DVD and stereo, there is a bar with cooler fridge, large sun terrace and outside dining area with external gas braai, sunken rim-flow pool and private garden. At the heart of the property is an impressive double-height lounge (seating 10 people) and dining area (seating 8 people) with attractive gas fireplace and solid wooden floors. This leads to a beautifully presented and equipped kitchen with every possible amenity including dual fuel cooker, dishwasher and separate utility room with washing machine and dryer. Each of the 4 bedrooms feature a private patio or balcony. The 3 double rooms have stylish en-suite bathrooms. Additional features include under floor heating, separate staff accommodation (double) driveway parking for up to 4 vehicles and double lock-up garage with electric doors. All linen, crockery, glassware and cookware are provided, along with pool towels. (Guests are asked to bring their own beach towels)
from R3900

Horizon Views @ The Heads

Sleeps 10 in 5 rooms

Horizon Views @ The Heads is a stunning modern house, situated atop a hill in The Heads. The house enjoys stunning views of the Knysna...
Horizon Views @ The Heads is a stunning modern house, situated atop a hill in The Heads. The house enjoys stunning views of the Knysna Lagoon and is fully equipped for a self-catering holiday.

The double-level house has five bedrooms on the upper level and one bedroom on the lower level. The bedrooms all have doors leading out onto the balcony or into the garden. The ground floor has a large TV lounge, a fully equipped gym, a library and pool table. The garden has a trampoline, play-area and childrens' fort for the kids to enjoy.

The first floor is the main living area with a large fully equipped kitchen and an open-plan dining area leading out to the patio. The huge patio has a covered entertainment area with a wood burning fireplace, and an infinity pool.

Other facilities at this magnificent property include free Wi-Fi, secure parking and fantastic views from most of the bedrooms, the balcony and garden. The beach is only 100 meters away down a private lane.
from R9500

The House at the Heads

Sleeps 12 in 6 rooms

Offering uninterrupted views of the Knysna Lagoon, The House at the Heads offers an idyllic getaway to guests. As the name suggests, it is...
Offering uninterrupted views of the Knysna Lagoon, The House at the Heads offers an idyllic getaway to guests. As the name suggests, it is set within the scenic suburb of The Heads and it is a great option for large groups visiting this gem of the Garden Route.

This beautiful house has five lovely bedrooms, of which all open out onto the terrace or garden. The fully equipped kitchen has a separate laundry and a scullery for added convenience. It opens out onto the outside entertainment area, making it ideal for entertaining.

The lower living space has a comfortable lounge, a TV room and a dining area. This space also leads out to the terrace and braai area. The house has a large bar area, a cellar and a library which opens out to the pool deck.

The property is conveniently located close to many beaches and restaurants. There are also many attractions in the area including the Featherbed Nature Reserve, the Birds of Eden Sanctuary and the Elephant Park to name a few. Guests could also choose to stay at the house and relax in the rim-flow pool while appreciating stunning views of the lagoon and the Outeniqua Mountains.
from R12000

Villa Seaview

Sleeps 10 in 5 rooms

This Tuscan-style beauty will astound you. Perched at the very top of Knysna’s Eastern Head, Villa Seaview is a glorious mansion with...
This Tuscan-style beauty will astound you. Perched at the very top of Knysna’s Eastern Head, Villa Seaview is a glorious mansion with heart-stopping views of the Indian Ocean from almost every room.

Its opulent décor, spacious rooms and stunning outlook are the stuff of dreams. No detail has been overlooked in turning this elegant house into a fairy-tale holiday home.

Sleeping up to eight adults and two children in five bedrooms, the villa is conveniently located just a short stroll from the famous Knysna Heads viewpoint. It has a dazzling entrance hall, no less than three lounge areas, a sheltered swimming pool, dream kitchen and utility room, plus balconies and verandas galore.
from R4500

TwoAngels

Sleeps 22 in 7 rooms

TwoAngels is a large house situated on the edge of the Knysna Lagoon. This beautifully furnished house is available as four separate units...
TwoAngels is a large house situated on the edge of the Knysna Lagoon. This beautifully furnished house is available as four separate units or as one whole house. There are also three additional units separate from the house.

The main house can accommodate a total of 15 guests and has a fully equipped kitchen and a pantry on the main floor. There is also a second kitchen available on the lower ground floor and a large central lounge area as well as a sea-facing sun room with sliding windows. The main house is split into three sections, the Loft , the Upper Ground Floor and Lower Ground Floor.

An expansive covered terrace runs along the length of the house and has a dining table for 10 to 12 people. A small garden area with steps leads down onto the beach.

Each bedroom is furnished with a TV and has its own braai facilities. There is a cast-iron wood stove on the lower ground lawn for everyone’s use. All linen, including bath and beach towels, are provided. A separate laundry facility is available for communal use. A laundry service is also available for personal items at an additional fee.

There are four paddle skies stored under the main staircase; use is free of charge. We also offer undercover storage for bicycles under the concrete slab at the back of Angels Lair. In the same area there is a large fridge and freezer available on request. No off-street parking is available but there is ample parking immediately outside the property on a first come first serve basis.
from R1250

Crystal Waters

1 Review
Sleeps 12 in 6 rooms

Crystal Waters offers glitzy style in a superb location. Although many upmarket properties in Knysna enjoy views of either the Indian...
Crystal Waters offers glitzy style in a superb location. Although many upmarket properties in Knysna enjoy views of either the Indian Ocean or the famous lagoon, there are precious few that offer both. Crystal Waters is one of them. Located close to the top of the Eastern Knysna Head, this spacious residence is situated above the sea and lagoon offering a breathtaking 180-degree vista from its front deck. It is the ideal place to enjoy spectacular sunsets.

Recently refurbished by its current owners, Crystal Waters has a unique style and ambiance. Traditional wood ceilings, windows and doors have been augmented by shiny contemporary furniture, sparkling mirrors, eye-catching light fittings and some truly glamorous furnishings. Sleeping up to 12 people in six bedrooms, Crystal Waters is ideal for entertaining.

On the ground floor, the bright and spacious dining room is at the heart of the property. In addition to a large dining table seating eight guests, a sideboard and storage cupboards, the area has a sofa, distinctive bubble chair suspended from the ceiling, a serving hatch to the kitchen and fold-back doors opening out to the front deck and pool. The adjacent kitchen features a breakfast bar, ceramic hob, double oven, fridge-freezer with mirrored doors and ice-maker, microwave, kettle and other appliances. The utility area at the far end contains a dishwasher, washing machine and tumble-dryer.

The attractive lounge has patio doors leading onto the wrap-around deck and it offers dazzling white leather sofas, an enormous coffee table, luxurious accessories, a fireplace and a 40-inch flat screen TV with DStv and a DVD player. The wrap-around deck runs along two sides of the property. There is a sun deck with pool and glorious double-aspect views at the front, and an exterior dining and braai area to the side.
from R3600

Beacon House

Sleeps 24 in 4 rooms

Arguably the most striking geological feature along the South African Garden Route are the The Heads in Knysna. These sandstone headlands...
Arguably the most striking geological feature along the South African Garden Route are the The Heads in Knysna. These sandstone headlands flank the deep and sometimes treacherous channel which floods the Knysna lagoon.

The house is situated against the eastern head at the mouth to the Indian Ocean and it features four spacious, luxurys apartments. Each of the serviced apartments provides guests with the flexibility of a self-catering environment, allowing optimal freedom to design your own itinerary. The design reflects an easy living holiday atmosphere, whilst incorporating sleek modern finishes. A walkway within the development provides residents with access to the various stunning view points at The Heads.

Beacon House is situated in close proximity to Fountain Point, a white beacon used as a guiding point for sailors attempting to negotiate the passage through the Heads. Built into the side of a steep slope, Beacon House boasts views both across the lagoon and out to sea.

Beacon House is situated within walking distance of the lagoon, a restaurant and a coffee bar and offers ample parking for visitors.
from R1600

Under Milkwood

5 Reviews
Sleeps 66 in 17 rooms

This tranquil resort offers guests a haven of leisure and comfort, and wonderful views of the lagoon with the Outeniqua Mountains in the...
This tranquil resort offers guests a haven of leisure and comfort, and wonderful views of the lagoon with the Outeniqua Mountains in the background.

Each chalet has two bedrooms and a fully-equipped kitchen with all the modern conveniences such as a microwave, fridge and freezer, stove, TV and Le Creuset cookware. Each chalet also has its own sundeck and barbecue facilities, and are serviced daily.

Our beach offers guests safe swimming and watersports in the protected bay, with windsurfers and canoes provided. Hiking trails, birdwatching and fishing can all be enjoyed close by, as well as many other attractions offered in Knysna.

Our beachfront offers an ideal setting for sunbathing and swimming. Sunloungers, umbrellas and canoes are available to guests at no extra cost.
from R1459

Hope Villa Bed & Breakfast

1 Review
Sleeps 6 in 3 rooms

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

Stunning beaches, restaurants, golf courses and many leisure and adventure activities are accessible from your doorstep; making this your ideal holiday accommodation choice.

This home is built of stone taken from the cliffs behind the house and features original yellow wood floors, windows, oregan pine ceilings and doorframes.

Experience our delicious breakfast in the dining room or on the sunny verandah, while the many nearby restaurants provide a mouth-watering choice for lunch and dinner.

Your hosts Tessa and Friedel will welcome you to this comfortable and stylish accommodation with their warm and personal touch.
from R1080

Eagle House

1 Review
Sleeps 11 in 5 rooms

Eagle House is an entertainer's dream with stunning views of the Knysna Lagoon, a private pool and fantastic entertainment facilities for...
Eagle House is an entertainer's dream with stunning views of the Knysna Lagoon, a private pool and fantastic entertainment facilities for adults and children alike. The property's location could not be better. Occupying an elevated but sheltered north facing position at the top of Knysna’s Eastern Head, it offers uninterrupted views across Leisure Isle and the Featherbed Nature Reserve to the Outeniqua Mountains beyond.

Arranged on three floors, Eagle House is comfortably furnished, very well equipped and it offers flexible accommodation. The main residence is on the top two floors and it can sleep nine people in four bedrooms. There is a self-contained apartment on the lower floor which opens up onto the deck and pool area. It sleeps a further two guests. The main residence can be booked on its own or with the apartment.

The bright, sunny main residence comprises a street-level entrance hall with a guest toilet and study leading onto the spacious living, dining and lounge areas. The kitchen and laundry room offer every modern convenience including a five-ring gas hob plus a separate two-ring gas hob next to preparation sink. There is a double oven, fridge-freezer, microwave, kettle, toaster, cutlery and crockery. The adjoining utility room contains a washing machine and extra storage space. The adjoining dining area comfortably seats six people and leads onto the verandah with its breathtaking lagoon views. The comfortable lounge has sofas, armchairs, a coffee table and a TV with DStv and a DVD player.

As the verandah enjoys a sheltered north facing aspect, it is the ideal place to soak up the sun and enjoy the scenery. In addition to sun loungers, there is an outside dining table and six chairs plus a built-in braai. A door from the laundry area leads to an impressively large games room with a pool table, dartboard, bar, upholstered bench seating and dining table. It is ideal for children’s hobbies or for family board games. The rates quoted are for the main house only.
from R4000

Paquita

Sleeps 6 in 3 rooms

Paquita is a self-catering house located on Knysna’s lagoon. Guests have private access to the beach and can spend their days sunbathing,...
Paquita is a self-catering house located on Knysna’s lagoon. Guests have private access to the beach and can spend their days sunbathing, swimming or canoeing.

This house has three beautiful bedrooms. The main bedroom has a lounge area and a balcony that looks out onto the lagoon. The second bedroom has a view of the resort. The living room is comfortably furnished and has a television. There is a separate dining room in this house and the kitchen is equipped with modern cooking utensils, such as a microwave, an ice machine and a dishwasher. A Weber gas cooker is available to use when preparing meals outdoors.

The Pezula Championship Golf Course is less than 10 kilometres from Knysna and here guests can spend their morning on the course or enjoy a drink at the club. Guests can also book a day cruise or a private charter at Garden Route Boating Adventures.
from R3174

Summer Place

5 Reviews
Sleeps 9 in 2 rooms

Summer Place is a lovely double-storey self-catering holiday home situated right on the water’s edge of the Knysna Lagoon. This location...
Summer Place is a lovely double-storey self-catering holiday home situated right on the water’s edge of the Knysna Lagoon. This location allows you to soak up to sun on the patio or take just a few steps down to the beach. Swimming in the lagoon is very safe, and playing beach games or walking on the sandy beach are enjoyable pastimes. The Knysna Heads are only 500 m from your doorstep, and apart from their scenic beauty, they also offer a restaurant and coffee shop.

Accommodation is offered in two self-catering units, one upstairs and one downstairs. The units can be rented together for larger groups on request. The downstairs unit comprises two bedrooms, a living room and kitchen. The main bedroom contains a king-size bed and the second bedroom contains twin single beds and a pull-out underbed, if required. Both bedrooms have stunning views of the lagoon. The bathroom includes a bath and a shower.

The compact kitchen is well-equipped and includes a gas stove, fridge-freezer, dishwasher, microwave and washing machine. The large living room has panoramic windows and leads onto a patio facing the lagoon, which is less than three metres below.

The upper unit features its own private entrance, two bedrooms, an open-plan kitchen, large lounge and dining room. The main bedroom contains an extra-length king-size bed and leads onto a view deck with breathtaking views of the lagoon and mountains. The second bedroom contains bunk beds and the bathroom has a shower-over-bath. The modern kitchen is well-equipped with all necessary appliances, and access to the beach is via outside steps.

Knysna town is approximately 7 km away and offers various restaurants, shops and amenities. A boat mooring can also be made available for an additional fee. Other activities in and around Knysna include sailing, fishing, windsurfing, snorkelling, bird-watching, kayaking or visiting one of the nearby golf courses.
from R1025
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Owls Roost Knysna

Sleeps 5 in 2 rooms

Weekly Rates   Owl’s Roost Apartments is surrounded by typical coastal bush vegetation they have prolific bird life including the Knysna Turaco. The views...
Owl’s Roost Apartments is surrounded by typical coastal bush vegetation they have prolific bird life including the Knysna Turaco. The views are exquisite and range from the Brenton Hills over the Lagoon to the Outeniqua Mountains and parts of Knysna.

Each apartment has comfortable beds, and private bathrooms. There are kitchenettes, fitted with a two-plate stove, a microwave and a fridge. The lounge areas have TVs with the Premium DStv bouquet, separate radio and DVD CD player complete the audio-visual equipment. Free Wireless or LAN Internet is available in both apartments.

The apartments are not serviced but a washing machine and a tumble dryer is available by arrangement. As the house is set on a steep slope, both apartments are not suitable for toddlers and small children.
from R490

The Beach House

Sleeps 8 in 2 rooms

Two luxury self-catering units right on the Knysna lagoon at The Heads. Fine linen, tastefully decorated, DSTV, boat mooring, well...
Two luxury self-catering units right on the Knysna lagoon at The Heads. Fine linen, tastefully decorated, DSTV, boat mooring, well equipped. Restaurants close by. Safe swimming and lovely beach to walk on at low tide. Each unit has its own kitchen, laundry facility, braai area, parking off the road.
from R2900

Cliff House

5 Reviews
Sleeps 8 in 4 rooms

Live life on the edge. Knysna’s Eastern Head is one of the world’s most exclusive residential addresses. Here you will discover the...
Live life on the edge. Knysna’s Eastern Head is one of the world’s most exclusive residential addresses. Here you will discover the delights of Cliff House, an exceptional property occupying one of the area's best oceanside locations. Perched on the very edge of the Head’s majestic sandstone cliffs high above the Indian Ocean, its dramatic position and unrivalled views will simply take your breath away.

This totally unique residence offers uninterrupted sea views from every room. Nature lovers will revel in boundless marine life and birdwatching opportunities, especially from the property’s exclusive whale-viewing platform.

The elegant simplicity of the building’s architecture and the ‘Zen’ quality of its décor and furnishings will invite you to be at one with the natural environment while enjoying every possible creature comfort.

Making maximum use of natural light and textures, the accommodation is arranged on four mezzanine levels. It offers three light and airy double bedrooms with floor-to-ceiling windows and stylish en-suite bathrooms, in addition to a studio apartment with a mini-kitchen and an outside shower.

The stylish and well-equipped kitchen-dining room offers magnificent ocean views, as does the main lounge and additional sitting-dining space. Folding external glass doors allow all areas to be opened to create free-flow access to the great outdoors. A portable braai unit is available to guests, while the fire pit offers an extraordinary setting for sundowners and good conversation.

Cliff House is designed for sensual pleasure and total relaxation. Set within an attractive indigenous garden, the superb 18 m rim-flow lap pool and adjacent Jacuzzi will tempt you to watch for whales and dolphins while soaking up the African sun.

A boardwalk leads down from the pool area to a delightful oceanside viewing platform; perfect for whale and dolphin watching in season. Walk a little further and you arrive at the newly constructed Clifftop fire pit; the ideal location for a sundowner in front of the dancing flames.

The state-of-the art home entertainment system provides music throughout the house and the LCD TV screens, located in the master bedroom and lounge, offer satellite channels and DVD viewing for lazy evenings at home.It has a built in guest safe for the security conscious guests.

There are numerous restaurants, supermarkets and shops in the Knysna waterfront, quays and town centre less than a 10-minute drive away. Knysna and nearby Plettenberg Bay offer excellent opportunities for all manners of outdoor pursuits.
from R3900

Woodbourne Resort

3 Reviews
Sleeps 49 in 11 rooms

Situated close to the shores of the Knysna lagoon, Woodbourne Resort offers an idyllic stay in one of the most scenic areas of Knysna. It...
Situated close to the shores of the Knysna lagoon, Woodbourne Resort offers an idyllic stay in one of the most scenic areas of Knysna. It is perfect for families or groups looking to relax and unwind in a natural park-like setting, and is ideal for bird-watching enthusiasts.

There are 11 comfortably furnished chalets, of which all have single- and double beds. Each chalet also has a fully equipped kitchen and braai facilities available for all your self-catering needs. Other facilities in each chalet include a TV with local channels, linen and towels.

The resort has a large swimming pool, trampoline and volleyball facilities ensuring that the more active guests have plenty to do. The nearby lagoon also offers a variety of watersports. Featherbed Private Nature Reserve is just a short distance away and will give guests an opportunity to view ancient sea caves and diverse fauna and flora.
from R460

Wide Horizons

Sleeps 8 in 4 rooms

Wide Horizons is located on the lower part of The Heads in Knysna and offers comfortable self-catering accommodation. The house has...
Wide Horizons is located on the lower part of The Heads in Knysna and offers comfortable self-catering accommodation. The house has beautiful views of the bay and can accommodate up to eight people.

This double-storey house has four bedrooms and a spacious living area. The modern kitchen is fully equipped and has an eye-level oven, a dishwasher, a fridge-freezer and a microwave; we provide all cutlery and crockery. The living room and dining area both lead out onto a patio with views of the bay.

The house is ideally located a five minutes’ walk from a quiet and secluded beach.
from R1500
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