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Coney Glen Road, Knysna 6571, South Africa
+27 44 384 0933
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

When in Knysna a short drive to the East Head is a must. The view of the narrow inlet to the Knysna Lagoon is stunning. The Indian Ocean is as deep a blue as you can imagine abs crests with the whitest surf. Take the...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're in the area definitely take the time to pass through here and see this gorgeous view. There's a good cafe here too but a bit on the pricey side.

Thank Rhianon K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is absolutely worthwhile either driving there or taking a lagoon tour, to experience and see the Knysna Heads. It is breathtaking. We took the lagoon tour option and it was interesting to experience how rough the water is there.

Thank Yolanda S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a ‘must do’ for those visiting Knysna. An absolutely gorgeous view of the Knysna Heads and Atlantic Ocean- very scenic!

Thank Untamed B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The drive to Heads is a wonderful way to spend a day with the highlight being a meal at the East Head Café. We started off by driving to the western head (with a halt in Brenton-on-sea and then coffee in Buffels Bay). Later we...More

Thank Traveleator
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well organised and easily accessible areas both on the ground at East Heads cafe, and up at the viewpoint above. Although the viewpoint is difficult for someone with limited walking ability. However the views from ground level are no less impressive than from up high....More

Thank Ingrid H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were 6 and stayed in a huge house with a stunning view of the Kynsna lagoon. House is fully kitted with all kitchen equipment. A short steep path takes you to the beach for a lovely walk on the Knysna Lagoon especially when the...More

Thank Tasneem Y
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

It was a short stay since we were on a tour but it is well worth the effort as Knysna Heads viewpoint offers magnificent views over Knysna River estuary and the Indian Ocean.

Thank Debbiehmw
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Absolutely lovely area to visit. Makes superb photos. Close to nature. And there is lots to do as well with some great restaurants in the area and places to see. You rest your sole here.

Thank Anel S
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Villa with a View is a self catering, 3 bedroom Villa 3 bathrooms, open plan kitchen / lounge with magnificent views towards the Heads and the lagoon. Beautiful sunset 🌅. The unit is well priced and have parking on op of the roof. Definitely a...More

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Response from Dineo P | Reviewed this property |
Lots of options. Town filtered with nice hearty Resturants selling crispy fresh sea food.