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    Hitgeheim Country Lodge

    off Route R336 Direction Addo Kirkwood 9 km | Outside the park, Addo, Sundays River Valley 6105, South Africa
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    Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

    Hitgeheim has very nicely appointed chalet rooms and is a good choice if exploring Addo or the other private reserves in the area. We were given a very warm welcome by Jethro, Ronel and Donald who made every effort to ensure we enjoyed a pleasant...More

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    Response from hitge60, Owner at Hitgeheim Country LodgeResponded 14 July 2017

    A huge thank you for the awesome review. This is our passion and we just love this place. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay. Warm and kind regards Archie

    Reviewed 5 June 2017

    Hitgeheim is the perfect place to stay if you want to visit Addo - just a short / quick drive to the entrance gates at Addo where elephants are abundant and close encounters are common. The location of the Lodge is quite possibly the best...More

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    Response from hitge60, Owner at Hitgeheim Country LodgeResponded 6 June 2017

    Awesome, and i thank you for the kind words. Hitgeheim is our dream come true and making people happy comes natural. And yes the little busy one needs a larger family which she can enjoy and help looking after.

    Reviewed 21 May 2017

    Beautiful surroundings with stunning views and excellent accommodation The staff is very friendly and go the extra mile to make your stay a wonderful and pleasant experience. It was a delightful,enjoyable and relaxing weekend We will definitely recommend Hitgeheim to family, friends and colleagues

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    Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

    The access was not the easiest but the views and the area great, also the offered guided safari to Addo is very recommendable! The hut we had was very enjoyable, the service friendly and the kitchen delicious, Archie was of great help!More

    Thank Veronica M
    Response from hitge60, Manager at Hitgeheim Country LodgeResponded 20 May 2017

    We all from Hitgeheim thank you. The name means the big secret of the home of the Hitge family, therefore the road through the is full of turns to keep the speed down and to find the secret. Every winter we upgrade and re-service the...More

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    Reviewed 15 May 2017

    The Hitgenheim Country Lodge gives you after a few minutes the classical Safari feeling. The hotel rooms are very large cotages in the classical wood & thatch roof style with a very big bathroom and a second shower in the well protected outdoor area. The...More

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    Response from hitge60, Owner at Hitgeheim Country LodgeResponded 17 May 2017

    I thank you for the kind review. It is a huge honor to own and live with this special dream and place we created, therefore it is a sincere privilege to be able to share this with people becoming friends from all over the world....More

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    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$199 - US$272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Eastern Cape >
    • Greater Addo >
    • Sundays River Valley >
    • Addo
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    • Hitgeheim Country Hotel Addo
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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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