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The Garden Route and the Little Karoo Hotels

Hog Hollow Country Lodge

  • Askop Rd. Map It
  • The Crags
  • Fodor's Choice

Pros

  • Excellent service
  • Lavish breakfasts
  • Privacy and space

Cons

  • Dining is communal (although you can opt to have a separate table)
  • Wifi only available in the main lounge area
  • Vervet monkeys (while cute) might pester you while you're sitting out on your veranda

Updated 11/14/2014

Fodor's Review

This lovely lodge, set on the edge of a forested gorge with the Tsitsikamma mountains beyond, is well-located for many of the Garden Route's most popular attractions, although you will be hard-pressed to find a reason to leave your room with its private veranda, sumptuous views, and cozy in-room fire place. Dinners (available on order for lodge guests only) are three-course meals featuring local seafood and venison, and are sociable affairs, taken around a huge table in

the main house. Breakfasts are enjoyed outdoors on the patio. An energetic one-hour walk through the forest will bring you to Monkeyland, Birds of Eden, and the Elephant Sanctuary. The lodge is conscientious about environmental and social issues, hiring and training staff from the local community. This commitment is reflected in their professional and friendly service. Ask for a Valley Suite as these have the most commanding views.

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Hotel Information

Address:

Askop Rd., The Crags, 6600, South Africa

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Phone:

044-534–8879

Hotel Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • 16 suites, 3 of which are family suites
  • Rate includes Breakfast

Updated 11/14/2014

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