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About Hornbills Forest Getaway

Make magical memories, soothe souls or take the adventure routes at Hornbills Forest Getaway. You'll find yourself on the edge of a stream, at the foot of the magnificent Amatola Mountains and Forest near Stutterheim. In addition, you'll be snuggled in a cottage surrounded by luxurious comfort and a fireplace for those cold winter nights. Cool off in the pool for those hot summer days. Find yourself in a birder's paradise. If you are a fisherman there is the magnificent Gubu Dam for trout and the impressive Wriggleswade Dam for bass and cob.

  • Response Rate: 98%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 3 hours
  • Minimum stay: 1 Days
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 18
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 21 Reviews


  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • No Credit Card Facilities

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Xhosa (isiXhosa)
  • Afrikaans
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

Right of admission reserved.

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Reviews for Hornbills Forest Getaway

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Ashantae Eastrace
10 September 2019

The outdoors is truly amazing and beautiful. Indoors is very antique and farm style so be sure to appreciate vintage before booking.

ingrid Farina, South Africa
21 June 2019

When I read the one negative review I found of Hornbills Forest Getaway, I wondered if I had stayed at the same Hornbills! I spent the night in Yellowwood Cottage, a quaint cottage which was clean and had no odd smells. It was warmed by a blazing fire, and it had a very comfortable bed with an electric blanket. The shower and toilet were spotless. The room was set in a beautiful garden with rolling lawns to a little stream which separated the garden from a magnificent indigenous forest... an extremely peaceful and relaxing location. My hosts were attentive and I thoroughly enjoyed my short...
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Sonette Smit
02 May 2019

We arrived at night. And because we were traveling as a pair (two ladies), the gentleman offered to let us stay in the outside cottage. Little did we know how uncomfortable it would be. The place was extremely dirty (I cannot emphasize this enough). The bathroom was in such a bad condition. When taking a shower, water changes abruptly from extremely hot to very cold! The shower drain has some creepy insects / clogging. The shower door and the floor are covered in black algae. One cannot sit on the toilet seat - due to the dirty and overall disgusting look and feel of the place. The place has...
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Travis Human
25 September 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed our short stay at Hornbills. Beautiful picturesque gardens alongside the forest. Amazing hosts and extremely accommodating. Highly recommended to everyone. Will definitely stay again.

Lancelot Mazibuko
21 August 2018

On our first night the linen was not looking clean, even extra one in the cabinet

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Hornbills Forest Getaway is 5.2km from the centre of Stutterheim , the nearest airport 73.7km (East London Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling