Hitgeheim Country Lodge is situated on an eco-reserve in the heart of the malaria-free Sundays River Valley, only minutes from the Addo Elephant National Park.
On arrival, you are warmly welcomed into this place of peace and tranquillity.
Accommodation is offered in stylishly appointed chalets with luxurious bathrooms, outdoor showers and private wooden decks with breathtaking views over tranquil citrus orchards and the sweeping countryside.
Awake to the haunting cries of the fish-eagles, residents of the Sundays River below the veranda of your chalet.
Accompany our guide on a safari to the Addo Elephant National Park for the best elephant viewing in the world, arrange an exhilarating elephant back safari, visit one of the near-by Big 5 private game reserves or simply go for a walk on the reserve.
Afterwards, indulge in a refreshing swim or sundowners on the veranda as day gives way to the silence of a vast African night.
Select your wine from our private collection from the walk-in cellar before you sit down to a gourmet dinner by candle-light.
Hitgeheim Country Lodge accommodation:
Hitgeheim Country Lodge consists of 5 superior deluxe chalets, 3 luxury chalets, 6 luxury family rooms and 1 family chalet set amongst indigenous gardens with prolific birdlife.
Each chalet and room offers stylishly appointed bedrooms with luxurious bathrooms, private wooden decks with panoramic views overlooking the Valley below and the Addo Elephant National Park in the distance.
The superior and luxury chalets are individually designed and decorated to meet the discerning traveller`s need for space, luxury and privacy and are ideal for couples. Children cannot be accommodated in these chalets.
The luxury family room and family chalet are ideal for families, groups and couples travelling together. An additional single bed can be added to the room to accommodate children under the age of 14 years.
Room features include air-conditioning, heating, electric blankets, bathrobes, bathroom amenities, hairdryer, electronic safe, mini-bar, complimentary sherry, snack basket, coffee and tea facilities, and wireless internet connection. Extra-length twin or king beds available.
The wet style bathrooms are finished in natural stone and offer separate toilets and outdoor showers. Romantic turn-downs for honeymooners.
Health and Climate:
Hitgeheim Country Lodge is situated in the Eastern Cape Addo Region which is sunny, mild and naturally malaria-free.
Our open-top safari vehicle departs daily to Addo Elephant National Park.
Accompany our guide for a personal game experience where you will be treated to a picnic in the morning while 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.
Enjoy a guided canoe trail on the Sundays River or simply stroll through the natural surroundings and experience the indigenous antelope species at close range.
- We require a 50% deposit of the total accommodation value and full payment to be settled 30 days prior to arrival.
- Free cancellation up to 30 days prior to arrival. Thereafter 100% of the booking fee will be charged.
Facilities & Services available:
Children under 12 years
Airport Shuttle Service
Limited Room Service
Special Meals on Request
Bar on the Premises
Fax & Photocopy Machine
Fireplace on the Premises
Parking (off-street - covered)
Tourism Information Desk
Xhosa / Zulu
Communal Satellite TV
Hiking / Walking Trails