Head over hills

South Africa

Head Over Hills is a 5 star boutique hotel situated on the edge of the iconic Knysna Heads. Our luxury accommodation and world-class vies are the perfect backdrop for a well-deserved celebration of a special occasion, honeymoon, or to simply take in the splendour of our naturally beautiful surroundings. Set in one of the most sought-after locations, Head over Hills has a unique and tranquil setting with unsurpassed views of the famous Knysna Heads, cliff tops, vast Indian Ocean and entrance to the world famous Knysna lagoon. This is the ideal vantage point from which to enjoy spectacular sunsets, catch the dolphins surfing in the waves or watch the whales!

Has a total of eight en-suite, open planned bedrooms and various communal facilities, ensuring the luxurious comfort of every guest? A beautiful rim-flow swimming pool, wooden sundeck, fully stocked bar and walk-in wine cellar.

Private dinners can be arranged and the Owner can extend a taste o some of their delicious wines. Wine and food pairings can be organized and our new wine tasting room is ready to host.

Knysna has so much to offer when it comes to activities. It is a dream destination for golfers and Head over Hills is the ideal venue to base yourself. They have clubs for hire and the team are happy to assist you with your booking. With so many activities on offer, let the team assist from so many choices such as mountain biking, hiking, sunset cruises, Knysna Lagoon boat trip, trail running, eco-excursion or relaxing on the beaches … let us help you in making some memorable choices.

Whether it is a well-deserved getaway, a honeymoon or simply an opportunity to take in the splendour of our naturally beautiful location this unique and tranquil setting is the perfect place to escape to.


From Cape Town travel directly towards George on N2

From Port Elizabeth take the N2 Highway from Port Elizabeth

Daily flights into George Airport and just follow the directions towards Knysna