South African Hotels

Hacklewood Hill Country House

152 Prospect Road
Port Elizabeth
Eastern Cape
South Africa
Hotel Type
City, Business, Conference, Leisure



The 5* Hacklewood Hill Country House is in the Town of Walmer. This property is one of the few remaining Victorian Manor houses in Port Elizabeth and has been tenderly restored to provide guests with a luxurious retreat at which to be pampered in every way. This beautiful boutique hotel offers classically decorated rooms.

Port Elizabeth is a well-liked seaside destination for many South Africans. It has a pleasant all year-round climates that lend itself to various outdoor activities – from sports to visiting the beach and getting out into the countryside. The property itself is located reasonably close to the Port Elizabeth Airport and is easily accessible from major thoroughfares. The Hotel is close to; golf courses, shopping destinations and beaches that are safe for swimming.


Accommodation is styled on the Colonial and Victorian-era, with many antique furnishing and artworks adorning the rooms. The rooms offer superior levels of privacy, space and comfort – which assure guests a relaxing and carefree stay. Each room includes a private balcony overlooking a carefully maintained English garden bustling with bird life.

Room features:

  • Air conditioning
  • En-suite bathrooms
  • Heated towel rails
  • Tea and coffee station
  • Mini bar
  • Safe
  • Hairdryer
  • Satellite television
  • Bathrobes and slippers
  • Percale linen.


The outdoor swimming pool is beautifully set in the estate's colourful garden. The best of fine dining cuisine can be enjoyed at the hotel's well - known restaurant. The in - house guests have access to the tennis court. Also, business travellers have the benefit of a business centre and meeting venue.


  • Restaurant and bar
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Sundecks
  • Tennis court
  • Smoking lounge
  • Wine cellar
  • Business centre.


  • Valet parking
  • Porter service
  • Luggage storage
  • Laundry service
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Housekeeping
  • Secretarial services
  • Airport and city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Concierge services
  • Baby-sitting.

Meetings / Conferences

The venue provides a stylish and discreet venue that can accommodate up to 20 delegates in absolute comfort.

Nearby attractions

The city of Port Elizabeth is home to many different attractions including the famous Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment World as well as the well loved Seaview Lion Park and the Bayworld Oceanarium and Museum.  Further afield lie magnificent game reserves that can easily be reached by car for half or full day trips for guests staying in the city. Visit the Shamwari Game Reserve, at the Kragga Kamma Game Park as well as to the Kwantu Private Game Reserve are highly recommended.

Nearby attractions:

  • The Boardwalk Casino & Entertainment World
  • Bayworld Oceanarium and Museum
  • Donkin Heritage Trail
  • Beaches
  • Shamwari Game Reserve
  • Kragga Kamma Game Park
  • Kwantu Private Game Reserve
  • South African Marine Rehabilitation and Education Centre
  • Seaview Lion Park
  • South African Air Force Museum
  • South End Museum
  • Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum
  • Red Location Museum
  • No 7 Castle Hill Museum
  • St Francis Links Golf Course
  • Humewood Golf Course
  • Cape Recife Nature Reserve
  • Van Stadens Nature Reserve.

Below detailed information about the Hacklewood Hill Country House is available.
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  • Air Conditioning
  • En-suite / private bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater in Room
  • Housekeeping
  • In room safe
  • Mini bar
  • Satellite TV
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone


The Restaurant

Enjoy Gordon Bleu cuisine in the award winning restaurant paired with an excellent bottle of wine from the authentic wine cellar. Within the walls of the Hotel lies a true culinary gem waiting to be discovered. The Restaurant invites discerning diners to experience exquisite Cordon Bleu cuisine in true turn of the century tradition.


The Hotel features a salt water swimming pool which invites for an invigorating swim.


Guests staying at the Hotel are welcome to unwind with a game of tennis on the tennis court. Tennis rackets and tennis balls are available.

Nearby activities & attractions
  • Experience the 'Big Five' at one of the Eastern Cape’s many malaria-free game reserves such as the Pumba Private Game Reserve and the Addo Elephant Park
  • Visit one of Port-Elizabeth’s superb beaches for some fun in the sun
  • Adventurous water sports
  • The Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment centre has something to offer for both young and old; enjoy a meal at one of the various restaurants, try your luck in the casino, challenge someone to a game of put-put or bowling or do some shopping

Conference Venue

The Hotel is an elegant venue for conferences and corporate meetings. A conference package is available which can be tailor made to meet the customers individual conference requirements.

Included in the Executive Conference Package is:

  • Venue hire of the venue appropriate to confirmed numbers attending
  • Set up cost
  • Still and sparkling mineral water on the conference table
  • Sweets on the conference table
  • Stationary on the conference table
  • 1 x Flip chart and 3 markers
  • 1 x Portable O.H.P
  • VCR and JVC DVD/CD Player
  • 1 x Screen (size 2.13m x 2.13m)
  • 1 x Surround Sound Amp
  • Multi Media System
  • Telephone extension x 1 (exclusive of all calls)
  • Replenishment of water and sweets at lunch time
  • Boardroom style seating

  • Bar
  • Conference venue
  • Games Room
  • Garden
  • Lounge
  • Nearby Casino
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Sun deck
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tennis court
  • Terrace
  • Wine cellar

Check in and Check Out Times
  • Check in: 14:00
  • Check out: 10:00
General Services
  • Airport transfers
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning service
  • Housekeeping service
  • Laundry services
  • Porters
  • Room service

Available Rooms

Standard Room

# Rooms:

Room features:

  • Large Victorian bathrooms
  • Private verandas overlooking the gardens
  • Fireplaces
  • Air-conditioning
  • Heating
  • En-suite bathrooms
Single Room R1370
Double Room R2120

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GPS Co-Ordinates

Latitude: -33.982453

Longitude: 25.579753


Port Elizabeth Airport
Port Elizabeth 6011
South Africa

1. Head northeast 250 m
2. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Allister Miller Dr 160 m
3. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto 3 DELAAN 800 m
4. Turn left onto Heugh Rd/M9 2.5 km
5. Turn right onto 10th Ave Go through 1 roundabout 400 m
6. Turn left onto Prospect Rd Destination will be on the left

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On site parking facilities are provided for guests.

Star Rating

5 Star


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