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The Elephant House

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Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
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Non-smoking rooms
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My husband and I stayed at the Stable Cottages of the Elephant house in February 2019. The grounds are absolutely stunning, and the stable cottages are large and cosy, and overlooking a swimming pool. It was so relaxing we didn't want to leave. The food was also very good, we
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Excellent lodge on beautiful grounds with various swimming pools. Our Stable cottages were actually private villa's, large rooms and bathroom and terrace,and delicious home baked cookies every day! The staff is priceless; must mention Charlene and Mervin as gems to this
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We visited The Elephant House a couple of years ago and here we are again which says it all. Superb large bedroom with wonderful en suite with large walk in shower. The main part of The Elephant House is, as others have said, very colonial with exquisite interior design and
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We had a good time here. Clean room and a lovely breakfast. Nice pools. Good service. The arranged tours to the park and the river safari we had was very good. What could have been better: we found the price for dinner a bit pricy, there should have been a minibar at the room,
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We initially booked in for one night but changed our holiday plans to stay another night. Elephant House is a sprawling colonial-style house, with its ‘out-of-Africa’ furnishings and decorations all beautifully considered. Photos don’t do it justice. The mind boggles at the
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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 takes care of all emails.
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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
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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 you our direct email address!!!..You'll find it on good old google!! We thoroughly look forward to meeting you in April. all best Clive Clive
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Honeymoon March 2016. Rates? What's included? Activities and their rates?
Hi there, thank you for your enquiry - we will be delighted to have you here on your honeymoon next year. The rate includes breakfast. We also serve light lunches and three course candlelit dinners in the evenings (set menu).There are several excellent activities available in the area, you can self drive into addo national Park, or go on a guided safari on open 4x4 which costs R850pp inclusive of park entry fees, other activities include visits to one of the nearby private reserves ( about R1000 incl a meal), a canoeing trip down the river as well as cultural and historical tours in the area. Let me know if you have any further queries. All the best Clive
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"Take ear plugs - this is Africa and the birds on the tin roof can be very noisy!"
"The cottages were amazing"
"Stable cottages were excellent very peaceful"
"The Stables are less expensive than the other accommodation on offer but the cottages are lovely."
"They all looked very nice and comfortable"
US$129 - US$297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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South AfricaEastern CapeGreater AddoSundays River ValleyAddo
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