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The Heads are in the seaside town of Knysna which lies on the southern shores of South Africa in the province of the Western Cape. The area forms part of the scenic Garden Route, one of... Show more

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jacuzzi, pet friendly, fireplace, apartments, bed and breakfast, boutique hotels, guest houses, guest lodge, holiday homes, resorts, self catering, villas.

12 accommodation listings in The Heads. Enter dates to see full pricing and availability:

Pearl View Guest House

Bed and Breakfast, Guest Houses in The Heads, Knysna

Pearl View Guest House is located on the world-renowned Knysna Heads and offering breathtaking views of the mouth bet...

Swimming Pool
WiFi
DSTV
Braai Area
Bar
TV

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R1850.0

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Under Milkwood Chalets

Resorts in The Heads, Knysna

On the tidal shores of the famous Knysna Lagoon, lies a collection of 16 self-catering timber chalets, nestled amongs...

Braai Area
Full Kitchen
Laundry facilities
Parking on Premises
DSTV
TV
WiFi
Internet access

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R4360.0

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Headlands House Guest Lodge

Bed and Breakfast, Guest Lodge in The Heads, Knysna

Poised on the highest point of the famous Knysna Heads, Headlands House Guest Lodge offers breathtaking views of the ...

Swimming Pool
Bar

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R1365.0

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TwoAngels

Self Catering in The Heads, Knysna

The Main House sleeps 14 guests in 6 bedrooms. It has 2 kitchens, the main one as well as one for self-catering use o...

Braai Area
Fireplace
Internet access
Pet Friendly
Full Kitchen
Laundry facilities
WiFi
Dishwasher
TV

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R1370.0

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Head over Hills Luxury Retreat

Boutique Hotels, Guest Houses in The Heads, Knysna

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

Swimming Pool
Conference Facility
DSTV
Braai Area
Fireplace
Internet access
Parking on Premises
Aircon
Laundry facilities
WiFi
Bar

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R4200.0

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The Alexander

Bed and Breakfast, Guest Houses, Guest Lodge in The Heads, Knysna

Swimming Pool
Wheelchair Friendly
Bar
Braai Area
WiFi
TV
Parking on Premises
Fireplace
Jacuzzi
Aircon

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R1350.0

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Villa With a View

Apartments, Holiday Homes, Self Catering, Villas in The Heads, Knysna

Villa with a View offers comfortable self catering accommodation in a garden apartment offering beautiful views of th...

Parking on Premises
Full Kitchen
Laundry facilities
WiFi
Dishwasher
TV

FROM

R1490

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Beacon House

Apartments in The Heads, Knysna

Four beautifully appointed 3 bedroom luxury self catering
apartments.
Don't feel like cooking?
East Head Cafe (one of...

Braai Area
Aircon
Internet access
Fireplace
Bar
TV
Full Kitchen
DSTV

FROM

R2000.0

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The Mount Knysna

Boutique Hotels in The Heads, Knysna

The 5 star Mount Knysna Hotel offers true class in all its facilities. Tastefully furnished and decorated, the public...

Swimming Pool
Aircon
Gym
Parking on Premises
Bar
Internet access
WiFi
DSTV
TV

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R3960.0

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Number Eleven

Villas in The Heads, Knysna

Number Eleven is tucked away at the Heads in a beautifully landscaped garden, with timber walkways leading directly t...

Swimming Pool
Fireplace
Internet access
Braai Area
Full Kitchen
Laundry facilities
Parking on Premises
Aircon
TV
WiFi
Dishwasher

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R8715.0

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Woodbourne Resort

Resorts, Self Catering in The Heads, Knysna

Situated close to the shores of the Knysna lagoon, Woodbourne Resort offers an idyllic stay in one of the most scenic...

Swimming Pool
Parking on Premises
Braai Area
TV

FROM

R929

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Shoreline Villa

Self Catering, Villas in The Heads, Knysna

Shoreline Villa is right on the beach with views to die for. The Villa is a stunning property in a truly magical loca...

Fireplace
Bar
Laundry facilities
Full Kitchen
Dishwasher
Aircon
DSTV

FROM

R3800

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The Heads Reviews

More info about The Heads

The Heads are in the seaside town of Knysna which lies on the southern shores of South Africa in the province of the Western Cape. The area forms part of the scenic Garden Route, one of South Africa’s top tourist destinations. Due to the treacherous entry into Knysna lagoon via The Heads, Knysna never become a harbour port. Fortunately, the beautiful lagoon only supports small craft and the Heads have remained largely as nature intended.

The Knysna lagoon mouth is bounded by two gigantic sandstone cliffs known as The Heads. The eastern Head is suburban with a lookout point for spectacular views of the lagoon mouth, Leisure Isle and the estuary. The western Head is privately owned but can be visited via ferry.

The Heads are ancient dunes with embedded rock, eroded over the years,  leaving behind the majestic cliffs. The channel between the Heads is 120m wide and up to 15m deep, however, sand banks occur, making the entrance hazardous for... Show more