About Headlands House Guest Lodge
Headlands House boasts 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.
Headlands House is managed with uncompromising quality of service and attention to detail. We will advise you on your day trips and ensure that you will get the most out of the beautiful Garden Route.
Excellent restaurants, shopping, golf courses and local attractions are all a few minutes drive from the Heads. For complete relaxation and comfort, Headlands House is the perfect escape for a romantic sojourn and an ideal base from which to explore the Garden Route.
Six luxury rooms, with private balconies, capture the majestic Heads, the mighty Indian Ocean and a romantic fairytale view of the Knysna Lagoon and Outeniqua Mountains. Crisp percale cotton sheets and rich fabrics throughout offers our guest’s comfortable elegance.
Coney Glen Room:
Crisp percale cotton sheets and rich fabrics throughout, as well as handpicked antiques, offer our guests comfortable elegance. The offers sweeping views of the Knysna Heads, and the sea, as well as the Knysna Lagoon and the Outeniqua Mountains. Its bathroom offers equally dramatic cliff views The Heads and the sea, from an extra large oval bathtub. It has two private balconies with beautiful sea and lagoon views.
Carved Elephants silently watch over you while you dream of another magical day in Africa. Enjoy breathtaking sea and cliff views overlooking the Knysna Heads. The bedroom and balcony provide the perfect place to savour these vistas. Bed can be made up as twins or king-size.
Birds View Room:
This room offers all encompassing views of the Knysna Lagoon and the Outeniqua Mountains. From a private balcony overlooking the pool, one can enjoy a romantic fairytale view of Knysna at night. Birds View has a spacious bathroom, with a large spa bath. Bed can be made up as twins or king-size.
Where fynbos rambles down to the sea, at Coney Glen Beach. Watch the fishermen on the rocks and enjoy magnificent sunsets from a large balcony. Bed can be made up as twins or king-size.
Knysna Sea Horse Room:
Embrace the tones and vistas of the Sea and Cliffs from this beautifully decorated room, and enjoy the dramatic view through The Heads which can be savoured from the bedroom as well as its lovely private balcony. Twin or King-size Beds and a separate bath and shower.
Pansy Shell Room:
The Pansy Shell Room is sea facing with a lovely balcony overlooking the Fynbos and houses on The Heads.It is a cosy and warm ,self contained room for two and has the additional benefit of a kitchen counter top with an under counter fridge and microwave.
Our luxury guest house offers guests access to a private lounge, bar and a stunning cliff-edge swimming pool. Breakfast is a sumptuous affair, served whilst dolphins and whales frolic, or yachts slip silently out between the Heads.
If you have chosen Headlands House, not only have you chosen a luxury Guest House, but also placed yourself in the heart of the Garden Route. Ask your host for assistance and details of any of the activities that you wish to enjoy.
The breathtakingly beautiful scenery starts right here at Headlands House with views over the cliffs and out across the warm Indian Ocean, where sightings of dolphin and whales can often be made. Further a field we can offer activities and places of interest to meet everyone's interest. Our staff will only be too happy to assist and advise you further.