Press Releases


New appointments at De Hoek

January 31, 2017

There have been a number of new appointments at De Hoek Country Hotel in Magaliesburg. Gavin Ferreira has been named as the new General Manager, while Khulule Mkhabela has been appointed as Sales Manager. Ferreira started his career in the hospitality industry in 2001 and has held several luxury hotel management positions, including most recently... Read More

De Hoek Country Hotel,a quintessential destination in Magaliesberg

January 30, 2017

It has been 6 years since I last crossed this bridge, that leads visitors to the main reception area The weight limit is 3 tons…not a problem for guests when they arrive. But after the food on offer, they might have a problem leaving. For more about the food: The crown on the room key... Read More

Gavin Ferreira joins De Hoek as GM

January 30, 2017

Gavin Ferreira recently took on the role of General Manager at the De Hoek Country Hotel in Magaliesburg, just outside of Johannesburg. He moves upcountry from the Twelve Apostles Hotel & Spa, taking over the reins from Michael Holenstein who recently sold his shares to Isaac and Khumo Shongwe as he was appointed to the... Read More

Gavin Ferreira to manage De Hoek Country Hotel

January 26, 2017

De Hoek Country Hotel has appointed Gavin Ferreira as its new general manager. Ferreira’s managerial expertise comes from years of experience working in the luxury hospitality industry in South Africa and abroad. Ferreira commenced his career in hospitality at the Fairy Knowe Hotel and Resort in Wilderness after which he moved to the United Kingdom.... Read More

De Hoek Country Hotel beefs up management team

January 25, 2017

Magaliesburg, Gauteng – De Hoek Country Hotel is pleased to announce the appointment of Gavin Ferreira to the position of General Manager and Khulile Mkhabela as Sales Manager. Gavin Ferreira, started his career in the hospitality industry in 2001, and has held several luxury Hotel management positions including most recently Deputy General Manager of The... Read More

The top 25 hotels in South Africa

January 25, 2017

TripAdvisor has released the hotel category winners in their 2017 Travelers’ Choice Awards – which means they’ve also released the top hotels in South Africa. Unfortunately none of SA’s hotels made it into the world’s top 25, but we still boast exceptional hotels locally. The top 25 hotels in South Africa are determined based on... Read More

Anytime is teatime

January 12, 2017

Tea makes everything better, don’t you agree? So before the work rush starts, why not treat your girls to a superb High Tea at De Hoek? A stunning, scenic location … check! Full-flavoured tea … check! An assortment of sweet and savoury treats … check! Now all you need is a few lovely ladies to... Read More

Escape to the Romantic De Hoek Country Hotel

June 20, 2016

So, you want to leave the humdrum routine of busy city life behind you and enjoy fine dining, luxury accommodation and create memories that will last you a lifetime?   If your answer is yes, then surprise and treat that special someone by taking them on a romantic escape to the countryside. Only an hour drive... Read More

Romantic bliss in the Magaliesberg

February 12, 2016

De Hoek Country Hotel gets the blend of traditional country and contemporary luxury just right, and fine dining and a magnificent setting complete the package. A romantic escape to the countryside Only an hour’s drive from Johannesburg and Pretoria, the five-star De Hoek is the perfect romantic weekend escape – and won’t disappoint in any... Read More