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Matyholweni Rest Camp

3 km from Matyholweni Gate, Addo Elephant National Park, South Africa
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2017-12-24 2017-12-25
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  • Very good52%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Has the feel of a luxury cottage except you are self-catering. Great service from the gate entrance to the daily cleaning service(even the charcoal is cleaned from the grill each day)! You cannot see another cottage from your terrace, just hear them if they are...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Matyholweni as it was the only spot available and we were very pleasantly surprised. It's down the south end where more of the lions and elephants hang out, and because there's no restaurant etc you can go out of the park in...More

Thank Freddy F
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Matyholweni was a great choice for staying in Addo, very secluded & peaceful. Family cottage was comfortable with good cooking facilities & the monkeys no bother if no food was outside to tempt them but don't leave door open🙊 After driving to main camp the...More

Thank Kaz131
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We had chalets 5 and 6 for our night in the park. There were 4 of us. After an enjoyable day driving through Addo…it was nice to still stay in the park for the evening. Chalets were in good condition…clean and comfortable. There are sufficient...More

Thank mokinator10
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We stayed here for 3 daays and had a great time. No restaurants in the park nearby, but you are close to the village of Colchester. We, however, made our own food in the little kitchen. The cottages are equipped with the necesary in thr...More

Thank JulietteP_SA
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  • Free Parking
  • Room amenities
  • Microwave
  • Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Number of rooms
  • 12
  • Location
  • South Africa >
  • Eastern Cape >
  • Greater Addo >
  • Addo Elephant National Park
  • Also Known As
  • Matyholweni Rest Camp Hotel Addo Elephant National Park
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Traveller (67)
Room & Suite (27)
Dining (1)
Hotel & Grounds (33)
Bathroom (4)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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"You don't even know you have neighbours in the neighbouring cottages. This spesific nr 2 is wheelchair..."
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"1 night stay is sufficient."
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"This review is not a hotel but self catering cottages."
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"All cottages are equally good, with a nice view, lots of privacy"
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