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About Birch Grove

Birch Grove is a charming log cabin in the heart of Hogsback. The comfortable accommodation set in the lush forests will have guests feeling like they have escaped the world.

The log cabin has two bedrooms. The main bedroom has a queen-size bed as well as a single bed, and the second bedroom has a double bed. Both bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms with baths. The beds have electric blankets to keep the winter chill at bay.

The comfortable cabin has a lounge area where guests can relax. It is equipped with a fully fitted kitchen including tea and coffee facilities. There is a gas heater for winter. Guests can stay on either a self-catering rate or a bed and breakfast rate. The log cabin also has a braai area to complete the picture.

Hogsback lies on the western edge of the Amatola Mountains and is surrounded by indigenous Afromontane forests which give a mystical feel to the area. Guests are able to enjoy the scenery when walking, hiking or mountain biking. There are many opportunities to enjoy the calls of birds, or spend a relaxing afternoon fishing.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 5 hours
  • Minimum stay: 1 Days
  • Type: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 5
  • Check-in: 1:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 25 Reviews


  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Parking on Premises
  • Hiking

Languages Spoken

  • English

Important Information

Bed and breakfast rates are available.

Availability and pricing

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  • Log Cabin Sleeps 5 Includes: Self-catering The main bedroom has a queen-size bed and a single bed, as well as an en-suite bathroom with a bath. The second bedroom... see more Features:  Double beds, Queen beds, Bath only, En-suite, Balcony/patio, Self-catering see more Double beds, Queen beds, Bath only, En-suite, Balcony/patio, Self-catering, Single beds, Heater, Television, No Smoking in Rooms, Garden views
    from €40 For 2 guests
    • Adults

      Reviews for Birch Grove

      25 guest reviews Reviews of

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      Brenda Perrin
      24 January 2018

      The house was spotless, and well equipped. We loved the fresh flowers that were provided.

      Sabelo Mzanywa
      22 December 2017

      The surroundings...the spacious cottage with all you need. I am definitely making it my place to renew and recharge batteries both in winter and I summer.

      Fiona Semple
      23 October 2017

      Some of the light fittings and their arrangements could be safer. Carpets need a very thorough vacuum. The temperature inside the cottage was perfect. Wonderful piping hot water, though a strange blue colour noticed in the bathwater. Good amount of towel rack space. Chipped crockery and loose cutlery handles not a good impression. Very comfortable double bed and pillows. Fun musical instrument in the bedroom! Interesting noise the fridge made - sounded like wind blowing.

      Yolande Pretorius
      02 October 2017

      We loved the charm of this simple log cabin, very well situated and within 2 km of the wedding venue we attended. The electric blankets was a bonus with the cold weather!

      Tammy Smith
      13 August 2017

      Very spacious cabin, good value for money, private, peaceful setting/location. Only complaints are that there was no gas for the heater and a shower (instead of a bath) in one if the bathrooms would've been nice. But overall, we had a very pleasant and comfortable stay.

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      Birch Grove Map

      Birch Grove is 0.7km from the centre of Hogsback , the nearest airport 112.3km (East London Airport).
      *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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