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Head Over Hills

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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George, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you want accommodation with the best view in Knysna and with the best selection of quality wines you need to stay here. It's a great romantic getaway for couples. View Point room we stayed in was really nice and the service was great.

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Head2014, Manager at Head Over Hills, responded to this review

Dear Marthinus It was lovely to have you and Shauna stay with us and we enjoyed looking after you. Thank you for your kind words. Hopefully we will see you again soon.

Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Staying at Head Over Hills was simply overwhelming. From the moment we stepped out our vehicle, our every need and want or desire was seen to. Our room was perfectly presented, with our ocean view, exactly as what was expected. The evening meals, Beef Carpaccio and Parmesan followed by a deliciously tender beef fillet, done to perfection, on a bed...

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Head2014, Manager at Head Over Hills, responded to this review

Dear Ryan and Bianca Thank you so much for your kind words and for joining us for the night. It was good to have you eating dinner with us too and your enthusiasm for our delicious food (and wine of course) makes our job so much easier. We are so glad you enjoyed your experience with us and we look...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've always wanted to live in this house but since it's already taken, the next best thing is to visit as often as possible. Our "Home Away from Home". Breathtaking views of the Knysna heads, .... a magnificent home transformed by its loving owners into a remarkable retreat. "Head Over Hills" is food for the soul. Every visit is an...

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Head2014, Manager at Head Over Hills, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words Deidre and David. It was wonderful to host you at your "home from home" and we look forwarding to seeing you again soon. There will always be a new wine (or two!) for Martin and Therese to introduce to you and you make our lives so easy because you are so relaxed. Thank you...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very familiar and warm athmosphere . Service is top class, Staff very helpful and serviceminded. Nice rooms with outstandning wiews over the ocean. Bikes and golfclubs for rent . Very good wines and kitchen.

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Head2014, General Manager at Head Over Hills, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review. We loved meeting you and really hope to see you again one day.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked a Dolphin Room with a balcony. Room was so tiny in size as there wasn't any space to sit even there is a chair in the room. Bathroom was horrible as there is no wall between bathroom & the room only wood doors which is not enough to prevent any bad smell to spread all over the room,...

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Head2014, General Manager at Head Over Hills, responded to this review

Thanks so much for giving us all your concerns. We take all of it very serious and try to improve on it where we can.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed at the Head over Hills for two night in the Captains Suite with my wife. I tiny hotel with a wonderful staff and you felt like beeing at some close friends house. The view from the room was spectacular with the ocean and the landscape around.If you going to Knysna this is the place to stay at for a...

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Head2014, General Manager at Head Over Hills, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write an review. We would love to see you again soon.

United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was bought as a gift by my parents for my husband and I. The location is 2nd to none and the views are simply breathtaking. Rooms very well appointed with SMEG fridges well stocked, Nespresso machines and excellent toiletries. Our room was a bit on the small side (dolphin room) but my parents room (view point room) was more...

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Head2014, General Manager at Head Over Hills, responded to this review

Thanks so much for this wonderful review. We really take note of everything mentioned and always try and improve on it. We would really love to see you again.

Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

We are a well travelled couple who have stayed in plenty of 5 star guesthouses/B&Bs/Hotels etc - we were not at all impressed with HOH. Firstly - big issue with no hot water & pressure of the water in the shower, everyday. (It was claimed that this was a recent issue but according to other reviews it seems it's been...

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Head2014, General Manager at Head Over Hills, responded to this review

Thanks so much for giving us all your concerns, we do take everything very serious, and always try to make improvements where needed.

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Car essential when staying at this guest house. Views from this hilltop property are fabulous. Having a shower was a bit if hit and miss with hot and cold. Staff were very friendly and were helpful. One night of our three day restaurant was closed for dinner.

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Head2014, General Manager at Head Over Hills, responded to this review

Thanks so much for writing this review. We take everything in considerations. Hope to see you again.

Bluffton, South Carolina
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Knysna offers a lot of B&B. We make our selection ahead from USA. Absolutely no regret . Unique place and location - Super service - Plus we were able to play Pezula Golf at a friendly rate. We'll try to stay a bit longer next time.

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Head2014, General Manager at Head Over Hills, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write the review. Hope to see you again

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Head over Hills is a unique luxury retreat situated on the beautiful edge of the iconic Knysna heads. Our luxury accommodation and world-class views are the perfect backdrop to a well-deserved getaway, honeymoon or to simply take in the splendor of our naturally beautiful location. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Head Over Hills

Address: 22 Glen View Road | Coney Glen, Knysna 6571, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: ₹ 13,170 - ₹ 28,351 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Head Over Hills 5*
Number of rooms: 8
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Captain room is the biggest room there.”
Majedma10, 29 Apr 2017 | Read review
“take a lagoon view and make sure the toilet is actually in the bathroom, not the bedroom. ugh”
Thesweater, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Elephant room is definitely a topper. Large room and bathroom,with sauna and large terrace”
876krism, 11 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Most room have great views. The Dolphin room is quite small”
Tiger05, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We had Whale Room. A beautiful room with tremendous views.”
whatabeautifulday, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
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