Head over Hills luxury retreat, Knysna


5 Star luxury guest house in Knysna, South Africa


Relax and enjoy the views from the stunning private deck

Head over Hills

5 Star Luxury retreat, Knysna, South Africa

Head over Hills is a unique luxury retreat situated on the beautiful edge of the iconic Knysna heads. Our luxury accommodation and world-class views are the perfect backdrop to a well-deserved getaway, honeymoon or to simply take in the splendor of our naturally beautiful location.

5 Star Luxury

When you need a little time for yourself or a haven for you and your loved one then this is the place to come and be spoiled. Gallery

Our Rooms

An excellent selection of  spacious rooms with feature Private balconies, jet baths, Log fireplace, Air conditioning, all with Sea View. See our rooms

Find us

Situated on the jagged edge of the famous rocky cliffs of the Knysna Heads, South Africa and offers the unique and beautiful setting. Contact


Book today. Online, over the telephone or via email. Also check rooms availability live online. We look forward to hearing from you. Click here


Our Head over Hills team is very passionate about golf. Knysna is a dream destination for golfers and we believe that Head over Hills is the perfect base for your golfing holiday in and around the Garden route.  More Info

SA Travels

Our partner SA Travels are experts in organizing your dream South African trip. With over 20 years experience in South Africa, they offer a full range of guided tours. Satravels.co.za


Using our luxury Mercedes 6 seater minivan, we offer services starting from airport pick up and drop offs to half or full day guided trips all along the stunning Garden Route. More Info

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"We are excited to announce that from October 1st we have a full time Chef at Head over Hills luxury retreat. So now our guests can stay in house and enjoy lunch and dinner with the best view in Knysna.


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"Wine cellar open! Martin and Therese the owners have created a wine cellar. Guests are welcome to walk in and select their own very special bottle to enjoy with dinner or just to enjoy on the private deck.


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View our Rooms and Suites

Cap 5

Captains Suite

Whale 4

Whale Suite


Elephant Suite

Oyster 1

Oyster Room


Seahorse Room


Viewpoint Room


Pansy Shell Room

Dolphin room2

Dolphin Room

"A paradise here in Knysna.This was so lovely and relaxing! We'll be back for sure!"

− Cor & Malane - Cape Town

"An absolutely amazing place to stay. Also a great base for travelling around the Garden route. "

− John - Sheffield UK

"Thank you Therese, our stay was fantastic! As mentioned, it made our 27th wedding anniversary very special."

− Mr & Mrs Richards

"Absolutely amazing treasure! Thank you for your brilliant enjoyable hospitality. "

− Brian Kennedy

Evening Dinner

Have a wonderful dinner in-house.

Sunset Cruise

Experience a sailing trip of a lifetime

Wine Cellar

Now Open

Laser and leisure

Get a luxury holiday and laser corrective eye surgery as a phonemenal package

Head over Hills offers guests the experience of playing a round of Golf, with a professional player, at the well-known Pezula Champion Golf Course.


We offer transportation, ranging from full day trips around the Garden Route to drop offs and pick-ups to and from your restaurant of choice.

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