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Head over Hills Luxury Retreat

Luxury guesthouse in Knysna with outdoor pool and restaurant

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking

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22 Glen View Drive, Knysna, 6571, Western Cape, South Africa
10.0.Exceptional.
  • This is the most beautiful hotel , stunning view , friendly staff , good food who got a…

    Mar 5, 2021

  • Perfect getaway, amazing views and the staff is just tooo amazing.

    Dec 15, 2019

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wears personal protective equipment
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Airport transfer
  • Bathtub
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 8 guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • 1 outdoor pool
  • Airport shuttle

What’s around

  • Cape Floral Region Protected Areas - 1 min walk
  • Eastern Head View Point - 9 min walk
  • Garden Route National Park - 9 min walk
  • Knysna Lagoon - 9 min walk
  • West Head View Point - 19 min walk
  • Leisure Isle - 42 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Room (Dolphin)
  • Room (Captain's)
  • Room (Pansy Shell)
  • Room (Oyster)
  • Room (Seahorse)
  • Room (Viewpoint)
  • Room (Whale)
  • Honeymoon Double Room, 1 Double Bed, Ocean View

What’s around

Landmarks

  • Cape Floral Region Protected Areas - 1 min walk
  • Eastern Head View Point - 9 min walk
  • Garden Route National Park - 9 min walk
  • Knysna Lagoon - 9 min walk
  • West Head View Point - 19 min walk
  • Leisure Isle - 42 min walk
  • Bollard Bay - 2.3 mi / 3.8 km
  • Knysna Golf Club - 2.4 mi / 3.9 km
  • Thesen Island - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km
  • Knysna Quays - 4.9 mi / 7.8 km
  • Pledge Nature Reserve - 4.9 mi / 7.9 km

Getting around

  • Plettenberg Bay (PBZ) - 36 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
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22 Glen View Drive, Knysna, 6571, Western Cape, South Africa

At a glance

Size

  • 8 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 3 PM-7 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 21

Children

  • Children (11 years old and younger) not allowed
  • No cribs (infant beds)

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle*

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Onsite parking limited
*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink

  • Free cooked-to-order breakfast daily
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Snack bar/deli
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Number of outdoor pools - 1
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby

Working away

  • Meeting rooms

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 2004
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Terrace
  • Fireplace in lobby

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Swedish

In the room

Home comforts

  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Espresso maker

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains

Things to enjoy

  • Furnished balcony

Freshen up

  • Partially open bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • 54-cm Smart TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Dining

Walk-in Wine Cellar - Onsite wine bar.

Fees & policies

Mandatory feesPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: ZAR 995.00
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: ZAR 995.00

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge
  • Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Staff at the property wear personal protective equipment.

Policies

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Diners Club, Union Pay, debit cards and cash.

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*See fees & policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking. Parking spots may be limited.
  • Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • You can check in from 3 PM - 7 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM.
  • Yes, there's an onsite restaurant, Walk-in Wine Cellar. Nearby restaurants include Olive Tree (4.5 mi), African Bean (4.6 mi), and Persello's Pizzeria (4.6 mi).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
  • Have fun with nearby activities like hiking and mountain biking. Additional recreation nearby includes ecotours and segway rentals. Head over Hills Luxury Retreat also has an outdoor pool.
10.0.Exceptional.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Dexter, 1 night trip, Jan 2, 2021

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