We had the most pleasant experience at this lodge despite worst weather ever in the Eastern Cape. Here you can take a walk on the beautiful game farm, spent hours watching birds or just enjoy the views or you can enjoy a glass of good wine with host Archie and his wife Marietjie. The staff were extremely well trained, very professionally and so helpful. Suites are spacious and tastefully decorated with balcony over looking the Sundays River valley. Each with huge bathrooms, outdoor shower - very private and romantic. Breakfasts are served in restaurant on premises with own chef. It is tastefully prepared and divine also with ambiance and views to die for. Absolute worth a visit and worth every cent!! Thanks to great hosts!! You make us feel proudly South Africa!! Well done and congratulations. You have accomplished something very special. This place is highly recommended!! You will always remember your stay at Hitgeheim. I will definitely be back!!Carin
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Hitgeheim Country Lodge and Eco Reserve is a 16 room owner managed, fully serviced, up market thatched lodge outside of Addo Elephant National Park. We pride ourselves in allowing our guests to enjoy the best elephant viewing and wildlife experience in the Malaria Free Eastern Cape, be spoiled with ultimate luxury, cuisine, wine and service. We are on a small eco-reserve and your drive to the lodge is like being on your own Safari. Spectacular views from the lodge and all the rooms with Addo Park in the distance. This lodge was built bit by bit as our home and form part of our lifestyle. Our rooms are 3 x Superior Rooms, 2 x Superior Family Rooms (each with a double size fold out leather couch, not good for adults, only for children up to the age of 14) 3 Luxury rooms, 4 x Family units each with two full in-suite rooms with an inter leading door. Three of the 4 family units can sleep 5, extra carry in bed in the twin bed side of the two rooms. We do safaris to Addo Elephant National Park in our own open and closed safari vehicles specially designed for your comfort. We also transfer you for your own safety to enjoy Schotia Private Game Reserve, their Tooth and Claw Safari, a perfect combination with Addo Elephant National Park. We arrange this for you. We have two pools, one on the family side for kids and one on the old side for seniors and couples only. We also do fetch and return you for a nominal fee from Port Elizabeth Airport or any nearby destination. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Hitgeheim Country Hotel Addo