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    The Elephant House

    P.O Box 82, Addo, Sundays River Valley 6105, South Africa
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (200)
    Room & Suite (44)
    Dining (9)
    • Excellent62%
    • Very good24%
    • Average9%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “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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    91 - 95 of 207 reviews

    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
    Reviewed 12 January 2015

    We loved our stay here, the stable room where we stayed was massive and air conditioned. Breakfast was a little formal but delicious and the staff were delightful and friendly. I'd say the dinner pricing was a bit much, but the hotel does seem to...More

    Thank RoadTrippinRicky
    Reviewed 9 January 2015

    We spent 3 nights at Elephant House from 26 till 29 December 2014. Basically fine, but room was basic, though large. No table in room or verandah. Staff friendly, but sometimes difficult to find. Breakfast excellent and nicely served. Close to Addo Park entrance, which...More

    Thank Martin P
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$115 - US$277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 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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    Traveller (200)
    Room & Suite (44)
    Dining (9)
    Pool & Beach (8)
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    Claire M
    7 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
    3 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
    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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    "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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