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Hitgeheim Country Lodge

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Reviewed 1 week ago

we got the trip to Addo elephant, Schotia and an boat trip on the river organised by hitgeheim country lodge - very nice. Also the diner at hitgeheim country lodge was fine. And the sundowner with the free sherry in the room - perfect !More

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Response from ArchieHH, Owner at Hitgeheim Country LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Awesome and we thank you all from Hitgeheim. We have a very dedicated team working with us allowing you an exceptional wildlife experience and hospitality. We love what we do and because we are a hands on owner manage lodge, we enjoy welcoming all that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

There is absolutely nothing to complain about. Wonderfull accommodation, very friendly staff, fine feeling for details. As there was no wine list available, we had to visit the wine cellar to chose our drink for dinner, what a great idea and experience. Even the car...More

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Response from Addo123, Owner at Hitgeheim Country LodgeResponded yesterday

My apology for not replying on this review. I missed it somehow. We thank you and try our best as a team . It is our passion as an owner managed lodge with a just as passionate and dedicated team, to also see to the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Brilliant lodge in lovely settings. The safaris organised were great. The food was great and the view second to none. I would recommend doing both Addo Elephant Park and another safari where you’ll see more than just elephants.More

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Response from Addo123, Owner at Hitgeheim Country LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Vicki We thank you for the much needed and honest response. I cannot agree more with the recommendation to do both our recommended Safaris. The Addo Elephant National park morning Safari is the reason why we are here and should be on all travellers bucket...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A small hotel in the mid of desert, Modern and well equipped. Local cuisine offering local dishes and good South African Wine. Stall is very friendly and professional. We took a day trip with a local guide on a 4X4 vehicle and enjoyed the views...More

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Response from Addo123, Owner at Hitgeheim Country LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Sara I thank you for the review. I cannot trace the name. I think you are the wrong hotel with the safari and day tour. We are not in the desert but on the edge of Sundays River with very lush vegetation and beautiful...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lodge is the perfect starting point for safaris. We as a family spent 3 nights at the lodge and booked 2 safaris in the package. Everything was organized perfectly. The staff and the owners are very accommodating and fulfill all wishes. We booked the...More

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

A huge thank you from us all at Hitgeheim. We have an awesome team and reviews like this is a huge moral boost. We as owners love what we do and guide our staff to their own perfection. Our family rooms are special with the...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$163 - US$326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$163 - US$326 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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"we were a family of 5 person and had two family luxory rooms with a door to visit the children in their..."
Jessi_H67
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"Luxury family room"
markuswallner111
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"I don't think you can go wrong with rooms - all probably excellent."
lgf2015
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"Choose a room overlooking the valley."
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