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Luxury Twin Room, 2 Single Beds - Breakfast Included

Two Single Beds
506 square feet • Max Occupancy: 2 adults
Includes: Free Parking, Free Wireless Internet
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Family Room - Breakfast Included

Two Single Beds or Two Sleeper Sofa Beds
646 square feet • Max Occupancy: 2 adults, 1 child
Includes: Free Parking, Free Wireless Internet
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Superior Room, 1 King Bed - Breakfast Included

One King Bed
646 square feet • Max Occupancy: 2 adults
Includes: Free Parking, Free Wireless Internet
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Luxury Room, 1 King Bed - Breakfast Included

One King Bed
517 square feet • Max Occupancy: 2 adults
Includes: Free Parking, Free Wireless Internet
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Addo's luxurious secret

Addo Elephant Park

This Addo property is situated only 75km from Port Elizabeth airport. Main attraction is Addo Elephant National Park. Other regional attractions are Amakhala Game Reserve and Schotia Private Game Reserve.

Restaurant, Services

Hitgeheim Country Lodge & Reserve also features a restaurant, airport pick-up service, and complimentary wireless Internet access.

Balconies, Scenic Views

Indigenous gardens with prolific birdlife, breathtaking views, saltwater swimming pool, communal lounge with DSTV, dining room, walk-in wine cellar, wireless internet connection.

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The Overview

Hitgeheim Country Lodge is an exclusive thatched lodge situated on an eco-reserve, only minutes from the Addo Elephant National Park. The quietness, stylishly appointed chalets with extra-length beds draped in romantic mosquito nets with crisp white percale linen, luxurious bathrooms with outdoor showers and private wooden decks with breathtaking views invites you to relax and unwind completely. Explore the natural surroundings of this eco-reserve on foot or relax in the tranquil environment teeming with birdlife, a birder’s paradise. Fine dining by candlelight with award-winning wines from the walk-in wine cellar will ensure that dining is an unforgettable experience. Guided safaris to Addo Elephant Park on open-top game vehicle daily.

  • Number of floors - 1
  • Audiovisual equipment
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Free breakfast
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Computer station
  • Internet point
  • Luggage storage
  • Total number of rooms - 8
  • Library
  • Bar/lounge
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Medical assistance available
  • Free valet parking
  • RV, bus, truck parking
  • Restaurant
  • Year Built 2002
  • Train station pickup (surcharge)
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Meeting facilities size (feet) - 484
  • Number of buildings/towers - 11
  • Swimming pool - outdoor
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Event catering
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Beach/pool umbrellas
  • Full board rates available
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Laundry facilities
  • One meeting/conference room
  • Multilingual staff
  • Free parking
  • Patio
  • Garden
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Free guest parking during stay
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Meeting facilities size (meters) - 45
  • Smoke-free property (fines apply)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Television in lobby
  • Wedding services
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Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi, Free wired high-speed Internet


Free parking, Free guest parking during stay, Free valet parking, RV, bus, truck parking

The Room
  • Separate sitting area
  • Air conditioning
  • Phone
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Private bathroom
  • Designer toiletries
  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • In-room safe
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Patio
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Refrigerator
  • Minibar
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Kitchen
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Turndown service
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Down comforter
  • Individually furnished
  • Individually decorated
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The Eats

Hitgeheim Country Lodge has established a reputation for outstanding cuisine. All meals are planned and prepared by our resident chef to suit our guests’ special dietary requirements (if any). Breakfast is served on the veranda or in the dining room and includes seasonal fresh fruits, stewed dried fruit, muesli and cereals, muffins, preserves and fresh fruit juices followed by a traditional cooked breakfast. Light lunch is available on request and served in the shade of one of the many verandas.

Out and About

Our open-top safari vehicle departs to Addo Elephant National Park daily. Accompany our guide on a personal game experience observing the behaviour of the unique Addo Elephants. Arrange an exhilarating Elephant Back Safari, a visit to the Cheetah Breeding Sanctuary, Schotia Private Game Reserve or a full day safari at the close-by Amakhala Private Game Reserve. Or simply stroll through the natural surroundings and experience the indigenous antelope species at close range.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Tennis nearby
  • Horse riding/rental nearby
  • Hunting nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Bird watching on site
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site
  • Hiking/biking trails on site
  • Running track/path on site
  • Swimming on site
  • Safari on site
  • Rowing or canoeing nearby
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Check-in time ends at 6 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Please contact the hotel to make special arrangements and to provide your estimated time of arrival. Guests may contact the hotel using the information contained in the confirmation received after booking via this Web site.


Check-out time is 10:30 AM


Accepted at this hotel: Diners Club, MasterCard, Visa, American Express

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • Minimum Spring Break check-in age is 18 years old.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

No elevators

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We Should Mention

This property offers transfers from the train station (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. A resort fee is included in the total price displayed. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa’s official quality assurance organization.

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