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The Elephant House

Traveller (222)
Room & Suite (57)
Dining (9)
Certificate of Excellence
Overview
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews stable cottage the main house fixed menu map room colonial feel colonial style addo elephant park colonial room tea and cake the cottages safari experience comfortable sofas family cottage great game large bedroom wonderful stay our honeymoon
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

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,...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Eline H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

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 sheer number of...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank MattA1124
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pictures and words do not this place justice. Simply put it is beautiful. Driving through the arid roads on our way to the Elephant House it is hard to imagine that somewhere so green and pretty can exist. We felt like we had gone back...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Kitty W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family (husband & 2 teen sons) spent 2 nights in a stable cottage at the Elephant House & it was perfect. There are plenty of chill out areas in the main house itself or our cottage was big enough for us all to relax...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Ilikegoingout
Reviewed 11 December 2018

We only were here for a night but this was wrong. Neext timewe stay at least 2 nights. This Guest House is GREAT. The people ar great, the service is great, the food is great and the place is just phenominal. This all ecase the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Csporleder
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Description
See why so many travellers make The Elephant House their small hotel of choice when visiting Addo. Providing an ideal mix of value, comfort and convenience, it offers a family-friendly setting with More an array of amenities designed for travellers like you. Rooms at The Elephant House include air conditioning and a safe offering exceptional comfort and convenience. A pool and free breakfast will also help to make your stay even more special. While at The Elephant House, guests can go online with free wifi, and if you are driving, free parking is available. While visiting Addo, you may want to try some ribs at one of the nearby restaurants, such as Africanos Country Estate Restaurant & Sushi Bar. At The Elephant House, your comfort and satisfaction come first, and they look forward to welcoming you to Addo. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$138 - US$299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Elephant House Hotel Addo
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Greater Addo > Sundays River Valley > Addo
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$138 - US$299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Elephant House Hotel Addo
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Greater Addo > Sundays River Valley > Addo
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Traveller (222)
Room & Suite (57)
Dining (9)
Pool & Beach (8)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Claire M
7 March 2017|
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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
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Claire M
3 March 2017|
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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
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Claire M
26 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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Room Tips
"Take ear plugs - this is Africa and the birds on the tin roof can be very noisy!"
188gordonh
5 Dec 2018
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"The cottages were amazing"
Finemaster
26 Nov 2018
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"Stable cottages were excellent very peaceful"
Ashburnian
10 Apr 2018
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"The Stables are less expensive than the other accommodation on offer but the cottages are lovely."
janandtomc
7 Apr 2018
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