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    The Elephant House

    P.O Box 82, Addo, Sundays River Valley 6105, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good25%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
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    “valley tour” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
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    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Dry Cleaning
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 16 February 2015

    Stayed here for one night only just before Christmas and felt very sad that we didn't stay for longer. I LOVED the feel of the place; colonial atmosphere but built only 12 years ago. The main building/lodge is thatched single storey with courtyards, open verandas...More

    Thank CarolineSMelbourne
    Reviewed 15 February 2015

    We arrived at The Elephant House 24 hours later than booked because BA had bumped us off our booked flight but were met with smiles and relief that we had finally arrived. The welcome was so friendly and a glass of white wine later, everything...More

    Thank drjudymwhite
    Reviewed 14 February 2015

    We stayed in the Stable Cottages (not totally clear from our booking with booking.com, but quite happy), which are across a non-metalled road from the main house. Our cottage was large, airy, and comfortable, with an excellent en suite and good air conditioning. It was...More

    Thank PierrelePilote
    Reviewed 11 February 2015

    This was our first real port of call having flown into Cape Town on the Thursday then after a quick overnight in CT we flew to PE, hired a car and drove straight here about an hour's drive north. We actually stayed 4 nights in...More

    1  Thank Martin C
    Reviewed 5 February 2015

    From the moment we arrived we were met with smiles and quality. The food in particular is consistently excellent! Simple and wholesome food made with care and honesty - Loved it! E.G. succulent steak, luscious chicken and wholesome breakfasts, all served on the covered veranda....More

    Thank Lawrence K
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$102 - US$281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Greater Addo >
    • Sundays River Valley >
    • Addo
    • Also Known As
    • The Elephant House Hotel Addo
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    Room & Suite (44)
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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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    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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    "Choose a cottage near the pool, or rooms near pool very quiet at night time."
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    "Thatched lodge overlooking pool"
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