THE HOG HOLLOW IN LANGEBAAN
One week package price guide £1300
Guide price based on one week flight inclusive package per person (UK flights & airport transfers or car hire where needed). Other european and world wide flights available. Sports prices are additional as required (see sports center pages for more on this).
THE HOG HOLLOW GENERAL IMPRESSION
Set on a hillside, Hog Hollow Country Lodge is situated about 20km east of Plettenberg Bay, overlooking the Matjies River Gorge and Tsitsikamma Mountains beyond. It is an excellent lodge from which to explore the places of interest along this stretch of the Garden Route.
ACCOMMODATION AT THE HOG HALLOW
There are 16 suites spread over half a dozen cottages around the grounds. All of them are decorated in African style: earthy hues, woven fabrics, wooden bed frames, mosaic shower-walls, ceiling fans, pictures of wildlife, stripy silk cushion covers, khaki curtains and blinds. There are no TVs to remind you of home. Outside on the wooden deck are chairs or a hamock - just in case you need a further excuse to lie and gaze at the view.
Garden suites – This suite is arranged on one level with kingsize or twin beds, a bathroom, a lounge, a private balcony with chairs.
Loft suites – Those suites are spread over two floors. The downstairs lounge has a double sleeper couch which can be made for children in the evening.
The suite provides also a private deck with a hammock. Upstairs the bedroom has kingsize or twin beds with an ensuite bathroom.
Forestsuites – Are further from the main building, are freestanding with a bedroom (kingsize/twin), a bathroom, a lounge, and a private deck with a hammock.
The Round House– This is a honeymoon suite. It has an ensuite bathroom and a wooden balcony and a wooden balcony upstairs.
ACTIVITIES AT THE HOG HOLLOW
- Walk down the Matjies River, it snakes through a shady valley within the Hog Hollow Nature Reserve.
- Take a boat trip from Plettenerg Bay to observe the seals, dolphins, sharks, penguins and whales.
- Swim or surf at Keurbooms beaches
- Explore the nature reserve on Robberg Peninsula (seals, oystercatchers, sandy beaches…)
- Discover the lagoon river and coastline of Nature’s Valley
- Observe primates at Monkeyland
RESTAURANT AT THE HOG HOLLOW
At the centre of the Main House is a large dining room table where guests gather at dinner time. The day ends and the full splendour of the African stars shine down on deck as your hosts invite you in to wine and dine in the candle-lit main house.