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Dietzenbach, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

The view from the balcony is fantastic. Staff was really nice and helpful. The room for sure is lacking a fridge! As there is no aircon you will have to leave the windows open, if you have smoking neighbours- not so nice....

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Lydia B, Manager at Headlands House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the review -- so glad the view and the staff were up to scratch-- we do apologise for the the neighbours smoking on their balcony -- it really is not the norm with so many persons these days being health conscious ...there is a fridge in the lounge area as well as a purified water...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The view from the Elephant room is as excellent as advertised. Friendly hosts/reception and clean premises. We stayed 6 nights and did miss : 1. Free power points by the bedside to use and recharge devices. We bought our own 5 plug extension lead and used the single bedside lamp outlet. We probably would have been supplied an extension had...

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Lydia B, Owner at Headlands House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking so much time to write this review. We are so glad you enjoyed the view,the friendliness of our staff and the cleanliness of our premises, We really would have loved to respond to your request for an extension .. by providing you with one. We are delighted that that our Wifi has been just...

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Wonderful place to stay. Stunning views and excellent service. Three nights with family from the UK who were totally amazed at the location, friendliness and value. I will not hesitate to recommend Headlands House....I will certainly be back.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 15 March 2017

It was the seconds visit in this wonderful house and it haven't change! The view ist still outstanding, the rooms with balcony so nice! Breakfast very good and Jolanda so helpful booking restaurants etc

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2017

We stayed here in January for 3 weeks, the views were fantastic. The service we received from all staff was the best, nothing was too much trouble. Breakfast personal and a good choice available. Room spacious and kept spotlessly clean. Would definitely recommend the Headlands Lodge and would go back again without hesitation.

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Medbourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We had driven straight from Cape Town , so when we were given a room on the lower floor it was just perfect . Comfortable , airy , quiet and with a stunning veiw of " The Heads " we knew it was going to be a good stay . The breakfasts were fresh and more than adequate with cereals...

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We had the Elephant room with a beautiful view to the Indian ocean, fresh air- without air conditioning, which is not necessary! The room is atmospheric and very comfortable, and breakfast very personal and with a great choice of fresh fruits, cereals, breads and cheese, and cooked Menu. It was a very friendly atmosphere, and parking close to the house.

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Korschenbroich
Reviewed 26 February 2017

The pictures from the Headlands lodge are over-promising. People will face reality once they have checked in - and then it is too late. We expected a modern house with adequate Interior. On our journey along the garden route this was our most expensive accommodation, and we had great lodges even with higher ratings. Surely the rooms were clean and...

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Lydia B, Owner at Headlands House, responded to this review

Dear Frank We have read your review and are saddened by your overall negativity as well as the fact that you only mentioned your concerns on Check Out -We would have appreciated you adressing your concerns "On Check In" to allow us to respond accordingly. My Manager Lydia notified me as soon as you mentioned your discontent, which you only...

Regensburg
Reviewed 23 February 2017

We just stayed one night. We loved the view and the beautiful livingroom/ terasse. We had a nice hike to the beach! The rooms are beautiful and clean. We could park the car right in front of the guesthouse.

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Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 7 February 2017

This is one of those great finds, thank you TripAdvisor! We booked based on reviews, and the hotel exceeded our already high expectations. Room had exactly the view advertised, breakfast was ample and varied (and tasty). There is a small pool and sun deck enclosed by glass, a nice surprise. Large living room with fabulous views of the Indian Ocean,...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dramatic sea, lagoon and cliff views from every window. Uniquely situated on the highest point of the famous Knysna Heads, Headlands House offers breathtaking views. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Headlands House

Address: 50 Coney Glen Drive | The Heads, Knysna 6570, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Knysna
Price Range: RM478 - RM778 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Headlands House 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Have the suite- best value for the price!”
Gelijan, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Elephant room has great view”
angelog226, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Coney Room”
194wolfgangk, 21 Dec 2016 | Read review
“all rooms have a good view”
Tinkerbell070, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Corner suite on the top floor was magnificent”
Traveller26042015, 25 Oct 2016 | Read review
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