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Hluhluwe is an eclectic northern KwaZulu Natal town filled with real African authenticity and hospitality. Bold murals of elephant and Rhino, traditional Zulu arts & crafts and farm-style eateries let everyone know they’ve arrived in the beating heart of Africa. Anyone who has travelled the N2 from Durban to Pongolo knows when they see the abundance of Fever trees alongside the highway that this quaint little town is tantalisingly close.
Hluhluwe town provides a fascinating base from which travellers can witness the colour and character of the area and enjoy some of Africa’s most incredible experiences. At it’s entrance, the façade of the ANEW Hotel Hluhluwe stands boldly like a sentinel welcoming every visitor.
Situated on the picturesque Elephant Coast, ANEW Hotel Hluhluwe boasts a rich history dating back to its establishment the early 60’s. Over the years, the hotel has undergone various renovations and updates to ensure it meets the modern needs of travellers while preserving its unique historical charm.
ANEW Hotel Hluhluwe became part of the ANEW Hotels & Resorts group in 2017. The inclusion of this property in the group’s portfolio marked a significant step in expanding their presence in the Elephant Coast region. ANEW Hotel Hluhluwe is renowned for its range of top-notch facilities and offerings, making it a sought-after destination for both leisure and business travellers. The property features a variety of well-appointed rooms and suites, each offering a comfortable and stylish retreat for guests.
Guests can indulge in delectable culinary experiences at the on-site restaurant, which showcases the flavours of the region through a blend of traditional and contemporary dishes. ANEW Hotel Hluhluwe provides state-of-the-art conference and event facilities, making it an ideal choice for business meetings, conferences, weddings, and other special occasions. The decision to include ANEW Hotel Hluhluwe into the group was driven by its prime location and potential to offer guests an exceptional experience that aligns with the group’s hospitality philosophy.
Given its location on the Elephant Coast, the hotel offers guests opportunities to engage in thrilling wildlife experiences, including safaris and guided tours to the nearby Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Game Reserve. Daily game drives depart directly from the hotel.
ANEW Hotel Hluhluwe also offers guests unique access to an array of engaging local community cultural exchanges providing a holistic experience of the area and its rich history.
ANEW Hotel Hluhluwe offers a wide variety of affordable holiday accommodation including a 5-star self-catering safari lodge for a true bush experience, named ANEW Lodge Hluhluwe.
Located 16km outside Hluhluwe-Umfolozi Reserve, the luxurious five-star self-catering lodge is separate from the ANEW Hotel Hluhluwe building and consists of five separate air-conditioned bedrooms all with their own en-suite bathrooms.
This stunning lodge has a large open plan, fully equipped kitchen and a luxurious living area which opens onto its own private entertainment area and swimming pool.
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