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Elephants Footprint Lodge

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12/07/2017 13/07/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

The lodgerooms are great spacious with a cool outside shower. The place is beautiful with a small pool and a waterfall. The owners of the lodge were so nice and went above and beyond to make us feel comfortable and even made us lunch and drove us all the way to our next Lodge which was a long way to...

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Sofia, Bulgaria
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We loved the unusual (yet very comfortable) design of the rooms, the tasty food and most - the friendly staff. Everything was perfect. Great location for visiting Addo National Park. Take the boat trip - will be surprised by the beautiful white dunes and the quiet places for swimming.

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1Thank tskrumov
Jeffreysbaai, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

What a great stay. We were made welcome from the first time stepping into the premises by Spike. (Manager and excellent chef). We had the honeymoon suite. It was in great condition, neat, clean and stylish furnished. The outdoor waterfall shower was very refreshing and a treat after a goodnight's sleep. We had dinner and breakfast. Food was excelent from...

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1Thank Gilliam S
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 30 January 2017

Situated 2 minutes from the southern entrance to Addo, the lodge is cheaper and offer more by way of amenities. Well run, clean, great food and service make it an obvious choice. With the little things making the difference

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1Thank craigwW8927ZL
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Very beautiful, nice little place stay. Rooms are very spacious, outdoor shower is great (everything is covered, no worries 😉). The dinner is great! The honesty bar is very handy and totally fair priced. We will stay there again.

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2Thank Michaela H
East London, South Africa
Reviewed 16 January 2017

A lovely place to getaway. John & Carin & the staff are fabulous. The B&B is so comfortable and gives you the Home Away From Home feel.The food is divine! We will definitely return to this little gem.

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Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

This B&B is superbly situated on the banks of the river and at the entrance of Addo Elephant Park, which you have to visit. The rooms are light, airy and very comfortable ... you will love the experience of the outside showers When you stay here, be sure to eat an evening meal in the restaurant where chef John (aka...

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1Thank richardnewman123
East London, South Africa
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Comfortable, well appointed rooms. African décor throughout the lodge gives the establishment the ambiance of a real game lodge without the hefty price tag. Management and staff are professional and very helpful. Very close to Addo's south gate, so exceptionally convenient for those who want to visit the park. Full marks within it's price range!

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1Thank alexkS5088HH
East London, South Africa
Reviewed 9 January 2017

"Spike" and Carin are absolute gems. Professional and eager to assist. Rooms and open areas were comfortable and surroundings scenic. Very convenient to Addo! They could re-look at the packed breakfast option for early morning visitors to Addo perhaps.

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Port Elizabeth
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Our experience at Elephants Footprint was great. The hospitality, food and accommodation were first class, making for a relaxed holiday. Access to the Addo park was close allowing sufficient time to complete a comfortable game drive. A lodge to be recommended.

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  • Free Parking
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Elephants Footprint Lodge offers excellent accommodation with 12 en suite rooms under thatch room in a lapa style. Situated 2km from the Greater Addo Elephant National Park Southern Gate. This makes it the gateway to the Route of the Giants and the ideal getaway for an unique and unforgettable holiday. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Elephants Footprint Lodge

Address: 1 Riverside Drive | Riverside Park, Colchester 6001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Greater Addo > Colchester
Price Range: RM330 - RM440 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Elephants Footprint Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Honeymoon Suite doesn´t has a TV (why should it;-)”
Willijoe, 19 Apr 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms are arranged around a seating area, it is in a quiet location and you will be delighted with any room”
ZoomingOff, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Not all rooms have a television. If you require a television, request before booking.”
779cherit, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Book well before your trip”
carrenr2016, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the honeymoon suites...”
JuliaRa, 5 Nov 2016 | Read review
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