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Hitgeheim Country Lodge

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  • Excellent78%
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  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
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All reviewsoutdoor showerwine cellarhis teamowner archieaddo elephant parkoverlooking the valleyviews are spectacularcomplimentary sherrysundays river valleyschotia game reservefood and winemorning safariprivate reserveguided tourcitrus farmshuge bathroomtwo nights
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a fantastic stay at Hitgeheim. The accommodations were beautiful, communications excellent and the food delicious. The safari drivers were friendly and knew their way around the reserves. I enjoyed riding with Archie, when he drove us to Schotia, modestly claiming to be just...More

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Response from Addo123, Owner at Hitgeheim Country LodgeResponded 3 days ago

We thank you for this awesome review. This is our passion and our people working with us are all passionate in their different fields It is always a huge privilege to share this place of magic we created over years with awesome people from all...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a lovely and friendly place. We had a luxurious room, with some lovely touches, and an shower open to the air. The food was excellent, and the staff were friendly and helpful. The game drive was the best we have had - the...More

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Response from Addo123, Owner at Hitgeheim Country LodgeResponded 3 days ago

Dear Derek and others. We all from Hitgeheim appreciate your review and thank you. Addo Elephant National Park is what we specialize in. It is by far the best elephant viewing in the world. Our gentle giants are so different in so many ways. Doing...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Hitgeheim Country Lodge is a very good place to stay. The staff and also the owner are extremly friendly and familiar. The view is amazing. We gladly recommend this Lodge. Many greetings from germany ! :-)

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Response from Addo123, Owner at Hitgeheim Country LodgeResponded 3 days ago

we thank you for the review. If nothing was wrong and everything perfect then why a 4/5. Does not matter and we are grateful for an honest review. Warm and kind regards from us all at Hitgeheim. Archie

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent 2 nights at Hitgeheim and felt totally spoiled every minute. Not only is the location spectacular, high up looking across the valley toward the elephant reserve, but the rooms are very special with private decks, each enjoying a wonderful view. It's takes some...More

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Response from Addo123, Owner at Hitgeheim Country LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear All. We thank you for your review and a perfect place to do this magic announcement. Our Pot-holed dirt road that was a huge mess specially after rain, is now resurfaced and like a major highway. Still gravel but in a perfect condition. The...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Hitgeheim in January and had a lovely 2 nights. The lodge was extremely relaxing and peaceful. The staff were attentive and the breakfasts and supper were brilliant. The views were magnificent.

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Response from Addo123, Owner at Hitgeheim Country LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

We thank you for this awesome review. I can assure all that read this that our dedication from owners and managers, our super dedicated staff, will leave nothing untouched to allow you the most awesome experience while staying with us. We thank you. Archie

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Amenities
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Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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US$192 - US$297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Details
Price range
US$192 - US$297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
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Response from Olfant | Property representative |
I tried via the mobile phone but it look as if it did not on the net. Stay on the N2 past the City of Port Elizabeth towards the north. Take the first off ramp after the suburb of Bluewater Bay marked. Addo Elephant Park... More
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