Hopewell Lodge is a secluded retreat located in the Hopewell Private Game Reserve in the Eastern Cape region of South Africa. Conveniently, only 40 minutes from the Port Elizabeth airport, yet surrounded by nothing but natural thicket vegetation. This is the ideal home base from which to explore the rich diversity of the Eastern Cape and the Sunshine Coast. Hopewell Lodge is booked on an exclusive basis, allowing its guests freedom of choice from activities to dining. This 5 star lodge is committed to quality service, privacy and luxury.
This supreme are is known as South Africa’s adventure playground; a region such diversity, visitors are guaranteed to sample a piece of everything. Natural and cultural heritage, charming small towns, beaches, rivers, forests and game reserves. Within easy distance, guests can explore the unspoilt Indian Ocean beaches of Port Alfred and Kenton-on-Sea, the Royal Port Alfred and Gary Player-designed Fish River Sun golf courses, and endless options for hiking, horse-riding, boating, fishing, whale-watching, exploring the history of Frontier Country, and more. Amidst the spectacular East Cape thicket guests are offered the enjoyment of game drives according their own schedules. Wildlife that is likely to be seen includes elephant, giraffe, hippo, zebra, and a variety of antelope, while an interactive cheetah experience is something incredibly special and memorable.
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