Booking Information

Arrival afternoon:     Check in time is 14h00 on date of booking
Departing morning:     Please check out by 10h00 (house to be cleaned for next guests)

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Once you are in Hogsback, you travel up the main road, until you get to NUTWOODS DRIVE.  There are many sign boards at the corner, look out for the Little Dene sign.  Turn LEFT INTO NUTWOODS DRIVE, and continue for about 500m, and turn left at the next road which is SUMMERTON DRIVE.  Little Dene is at the end of Summerton Drive, no. 16.  There is a board outside the property.  Many guests make the mistake of going to number 14.  Please note LITTLE DENE IS NUMBER 16 SUMMERTON DRIVE – THERE IS A BOARD OUTSIDE THE PROPERTY.

Arrangements for the key will be made with your booking.


No cleaning service is provided. However, if you require such a service, please contact the agent by 5pm on the day before the service is required, and arrangents can be made for a fee of R100 fore the house, R50 for the Dottage or the Den.

We do provide towels, linen and crockery etc, but please do bring your own toiletries.  Each bed has a duvet and blanket (and hot water bottle).  Additional blankets are kept in the linen cupboard. You may want to bring along another blanket in cold winter months.

Things to bring along with you: your own toiletries (soap,shampoo), additional toilet paper, firelighters, matches, black rubbish bags, roller towel, serviettes. You are also advised to bring a torch, binoculars, bird books, camera etc.

There is a small village supermarket in Hogsback, with the very basics.  It is therefore advisable to bring your supplies and food with you. Firewood is available at the supermarket.

There is an information file in the house with details pertaining to Little Dene, and interesting things to do and see in Hogsback.

Please note that firewood is available for sale at the supermarket. We do provide a limited supply of wood for a first fire, and for settling in. If you require more wood for a long stay, please make special arrangements with us with your booking.

Little Dene is a pet friendly establishment. However, please note that the staff members on the property, Mr and Mrs Mjikelo, have 2 dogs which stay around their place as well as chickens which wander around.  You are asked to keep your dog(s) under control at all times.  Please note, Little Dene cannot accept responsibility for any injuries to your dogs.  We do not allow dogs on the couches and beds, please bring along their sleeping blankets/cushions etc.
Thank you for choosing to stay at Little Dene.  Wishing you a pleasant stay in Hogsback and a safe journey.