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    The Elephant House

    P.O Box 82, Addo, Sundays River Valley 6105, South Africa
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    01/11/2017 02/11/2017
    Traveller (201)
    Room & Suite (44)
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    • Excellent62%
    • Very good24%
    • Average9%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible3%
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    “stable cottage” (13 reviews)
    “the main house” (22 reviews)
    “valley tour” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Laundry Service
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

    spent 3 nights there from may 8th to 11th. i will definitely recommend it to everyone: very beautiful place, furnished with great taste, very quiet, extremely friendly staff: charlene and her staff are always smiling and happy to help. did the addo safari with them:...More

    1  Thank Valerie P
    Reviewed 2 May 2015

    A beautiful B&B. Close to Addo Elephant Park. Good breakfast. Nice room. Comfortable sleep. Very good game drive in the morning... These are the good things. Things a bit off.... no one available when we arrived at 2PM had to go looking around for someone....More

    Thank TimJMeyer
    Response from magyver_10, Owner at The Elephant HouseResponded 3 May 2015

    Hello, Thank you for your review and constructive criticism. I am so sorry that a couple of things (more a chapter of accidents)marred what should have been a great stay here...firstly, and I know its not your problem, its ours, is that the reason there...More

    Reviewed 8 April 2015

    This is a beautiful old colonial house, all shady verandahs, courtyards and big old comfy sofas under shaded rooves, plus 3 swimming pools! they used to keep race horses here over 100 years ago and they have converted the old stable blocks into gorgeous cottages,...More

    Thank Nick R
    Reviewed 29 March 2015

    This is an unusual and charming place, a mere 10 minute drive from the entrance to Addo Elephant Park. The main house is a rambling affair with several sitting rooms, loggias, little gardens, 2 swimming pools, bougainvillea and large sofas everywhere, lots of interesting old...More

    Thank 19lenny
    Reviewed 20 March 2015

    We stayed in rooms 5 and 6 which are located some 100 metres from the main house. Check before you book which rooms are available. The chap who greeted us on arrival gave us very little information on the facilities. On the first morning we...More

    2  Thank mikut276
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    • Free Parking
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$113 - US$276 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 9
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    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Greater Addo >
    • Sundays River Valley >
    • Addo
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    • The Elephant House Hotel Addo
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    Traveller (201)
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    Claire M
    8 March 2017|
    Response from Marsha F | Reviewed this property |
    I'm not Clive. We were in contact with Anne. TripAdvisor does not allow me to put in her email address. I don't know how to advise you about this. We never had a problem contacting her or other people on her staff. Anne... More
    Claire M
    4 March 2017|
    Response from caerleon2013 |
    Hi Claire...thanks for your message, no the emaiol hasnt come through...could you try again? look forward to hearing from you. All the best Clive
    Claire M
    27 February 2017|
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    Response from magyver_10 | Property representative |
    Hi Claire Thanks for your note - yes it is advisable to pre-book safaris. We can easily cater to your dietary requirements - our gardener grows amazing fresh organic veg! For some reason this site does not allow me to give... More
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    "Rooms over the road have great verandas and are very spacious."
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    "Recommend booking dinner at least one night"
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