Headlands House Guest Lodge
Headlands House boasts breathtaking views of the sea and the Knysna Heads.
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.
Six 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 & rich fabrics throughout offers our guest's comfortable elegance. Each room is equipped with waffle gowns, safe, hairdryer, bathroom amenities, television and tea and coffee facilities.
Coney Glen Room
Crisp percale cotton sheets & rich fabrics throughout, as well as handpicked antiques, offer our guests comfortable elegance. The suite offers sweeping views of the Knysna Heads, and the sea, as well as the Knysna Lagoon and the Outeniqua Mountains. Its bathroom offers equally dramatic cliff views The Heads and the sea, from an extra large oval bathtub. It has two private balconies with beautiful sea and lagoon views. King Size Bed. Large Oval Bath with separate shower.
Carved Elephants silently watch over you while you dream of another magical day in Africa. Enjoy breathtaking sea and cliff views overlooking the Knysna Heads. The bedroom and balcony provide the perfect place to savour these vistas. Twins / King Size Bed. Shower over bath.
Birds View room
This room offers all encompassing views of the Knysna Lagoon and the Outeniqua Mountains. From a private balcony overlooking the pool, one can enjoy a romantic fairytale view of Knysna at night. Birds View room has a spacious bathroom, with a large spa bath. Twins / King Size Bed. Shower over large Spa Bath.
Where fynbos rambles down to the sea, at Coney Glen Beach. Watch the fishermen on the rocks and enjoy magnificent sunsets from a large balcony. Twins / King Size Bed. Shower over bath.
Knysna Sea Horse Room
Embrace the tones and vistas of the Sea and Cliffs from this beautifully decorated room and enjoy the dramatic view through The Heads which can be savoured from the bedroom as well as its lovely private balcony. The room has an en-suite bathroom with separate bath and shower. Twins / King Size Beds.
Pansy Shell Room
The Pansy Shell Room is sea facing with a lovely balcony overlooking the Fynbos and houses on The Heads. It is a cosy and warm, self contained room for two and has the additional benefit of a kitchen counter top with an under counter fridge and microwave.
If you have chosen Headlands House as your Knysna accommodation not only have you chosen luxury upmarket Knysna Guest House accommodation but also placed yourself in the heart of the Garden Route activities and beautiful scenery. Ask your host for assistance and details of any of the activities that you wish to enjoy. The breathtakingly beautiful scenery starts right here at your luxury guest house accommodation with views over the cliffs and out across the warm Indian Ocean, where sightings of dolphin and whales can often be made. Further a field we can offer activities and places of interest to meet everyone's interest. Our staff will only be too happy to assist and advise you further. A truly special guest house.
- Awards & Accreditations As Claimed By The Establishment
- AA Superior Accommodation
- AA Travel Guide Category Finalist 2007
- AA Travel Guide Category Finalist 2009
- Tourism Grading - 4 Stars
- beach (less than 500m)
- big game (less than 30km)
- car hire (less than 20km)
- internet facilities
- laundry facilities (less than 2km)
- laundry facilities onsite
- lock-up safe
- medical facilities (less than 5km)
- outdoor pool
- parking all onsite
- tea / coffee making facilities