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Arminel Hogsback Village

Hogsback 5721, South Africa
May 7
May 8
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children

  • Excellent32%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is one of the original hotels in this are of forest and fairytales. It has the main hotel and self catering chalets and is also a watering hole for the locals. The gardens are extensive fronting onto the village road

Reviewed 21 July 2016

Very well appointed units, good finishes and layout. #6 has a mezzanine with the 2nd bedroom and 2nd bathroom upstairs. There are heaters in all rooms, and electric blankets (which are necessary in winter - the heaters couldn't keep pace even though it wasn't freezing...More

Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

This one is difficult. While set in exquisite natural beauty, the grounds of the hotel is neglected to a point of disbelief. The pathways in the beautiful natural forest had not been maintained in months. No sweeping, no removal of branches in said pathways, the...More

Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

The good: The units are well kitted out (except for sharp knives), the blankets are warm and the location is good - lovely forests all around. The bad: strong musty smell inside. The kitchen cupboard drawers nearly needed a crowbar to open. Overall a decent...More

Reviewed 24 March 2016

Spend one night and found it pleasant and enjoyable - beautiful garden that comes alive with all the bird noises! Stayed in a standard hotel room - rates include dinner and breakfast. The room itself was clean with a comfortable bed. The bath and shower...More

  • Top amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Number of rooms
  • 25
  • Location
  • South Africa >
  • Eastern Cape >
  • Hogsback
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Michelle H
Internet connection
1 April 2016|
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Ricky E
Does the hotel have tennis rackets to rent?
13 December 2015|
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Room Tips
"#1 has more privacy, with two decks, one facing the forest, and the forest viewing bedrooms are separated by..."
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"Choose the self-cater cottages - really lovely and spacious with everything you could need."
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"Cottage up on the hillside are good"
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"if you want a view of sky and mountains ask for a room 'higher up' , but all rooms have beautiful..."
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