Book your room at Hitgeheim Country Lodge & Eco Reserve

Room type

Luxury Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Family Room

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 1 child, 2 infants)

Luxury Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Superior Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

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.

Hitgeheim Country Lodge & Eco Reserve

At your hotel

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
  • Free breakfast
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Computer station
  • Luggage storage
  • Library
  • Bar/lounge
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Total number of rooms - 8
  • RV, bus, truck parking
  • Free valet parking
  • Restaurant
  • Conference space size (feet) - 484
  • Year Built 2002
  • Train station pickup (surcharge)
  • Pool sun loungers
  • Number of buildings/towers - 11
  • Outdoor pool
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Cruise terminal shuttle (surcharge)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Beach/pool umbrellas
  • Laundry facilities
  • One meeting room
  • Multilingual staff
  • Garden
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Conference space size (meters) - 45
  • Television in lobby
  • Wedding services
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Stay connected

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi

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

Park your car

Free valet parking, RV, bus, truck parking

In your room

  • Separate sitting area
  • Air conditioning
  • Phone
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Designer toiletries
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Hair dryer
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • In-room safe
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Patio
  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Complimentary bottled water
  • Refrigerator
  • Minibar
  • 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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Eat and drink

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.


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
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Safari on site
  • Helicopter/airplane tours on site
  • Hiking/biking trails on site

The fine print for Hitgeheim Country Lodge & Eco Reserve

When you arrive

Check-in time ends at 6 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Special Instructions: Please contact the property ahead of time to make arrangements for check-in.

When you leave

Check-out time is 10:30 AM

How you can pay

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.

National Rating

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

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