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    Orange Elephant Backpackers

    R335, Addo, Sundays River Valley 6105, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent39%
    • Very good32%
    • Average13%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible11%
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Paid Wifi
    Pool
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    Fitness centre
    Pets Allowed
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    11 - 15 of 76 reviews

    Reviewed 8 June 2016

    I had a good time at this backpackers. I stayed with 2 friends and we had a little hut just to ourselves with a double and a single bed and with our own bathroom. the outside showers were great but the mechanism of switching on...More

    Thank MirjCh
    Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

    This place might look a bit old, and although I maybe would have prefered something a bit more modern, the countryside vibe this place has really got me. Above that, the staff is one of the best I've expierenced in hostels. John is a real...More

    1  Thank Leon v
    Response from OrangeEle, Owner at Orange Elephant BackpackersResponded 23 May 2016

    Hi Leon It was really awesome to host you folk and I am really glad you enjoyed the safari and the surrounds. I hope you folk come back sometime when the beer is on tap John

    Reviewed 26 March 2016

    We stayed here one night. The doorms are basic and kitchen is well equipped. Bathroom is average and clean. They do have a restaurant at the hostel. The special is a crafted beer which is really nice. There´s a italian restaurant in 5 min. walking...More

    Thank Fabian A
    Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

    This has been my favorite backpackers yet. The Orange Elephant has such great energy. Everyone working here is friendly and great to chat with. The double rooms are spacious and very clean. There is a wonderful pub on the premises and a great market within...More

    Thank bootsnbooks33
    Response from OrangeEle, Owner at Orange Elephant BackpackersResponded 25 February 2016

    Hi Boots I am so glad you enjoyed the ellies as much as we do. Looking forward to hosting you folk again

    Reviewed 25 January 2016

    I kind of found this place by accident. There aren't a lot of places with decent listings in this area. I used a booklet called Coast to Coast, which is a backpacker's guide to southern Africa. The staff was excellent and the facilities completely acceptable....More

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    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Restaurant
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • 13
    • Location
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    • Greater Addo >
    • Sundays River Valley >
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    Traveller (30)
    Room & Suite (11)
    Hotel & Grounds (28)
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    Room Tips
    "Double rooms are spacious, while the dorms are basic and slightly cramped."
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    "Try to avoid the room opposite Reception as it can be noisy, and the smoking area is close by with smoke..."
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    "Both private rooms and the dorm are really quiet and comfortable"
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    "Gordons room in the back is a little bit more quiet."
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