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    River Bend Lodge

    Zuurberg Road, | PO Box 249, Addo Elephant National Park 6105, South Africa
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    “game drives” (117 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Amazing place for a safe first safari with young children. Limited game but for a first timer plenty to see and the location is stunning. Riverbend comes into its own for children and feels safe and secure with more elephants than you could ever wish...More

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    Thank M7901OUnicolah
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    A wonderful experience. Amazing service from ALL staff. Small intimate Lodge. Staff could not do enough to keep us happy. Animals put in a wonderful Tahoe to show what Africa can do!!Massages were excellent too.

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    Response from MP_RBL12345, General Manager at River Bend Lodge

    It makes us extremely happy to hear that you had such a phenomenal experience. Thank you for your kind words and we hope to welcome you back again soon. Regards, River Bend

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    we went to River bend lodge for the last 3 days of our South Africa 2 week Easter holiday. 2 adults and our 11 year old daughter. To say the experience was great doesn't give it justice. From the moment we arrived to leaving it...More

    Thank Ilyas E
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    River Bend Lodge has the laid back atmosphere and charming staff that all lodges aspire to. It is situated adjacent to the Addo Elephant Park about 90 kilometers from Port Elizabeth. On arrival we were fortunate enough to see a herd of elephant and lots...More

    Thank Ku-tafuta
    Response from MP_RBL12345, General Manager at River Bend Lodge

    Dear Ku-tafuta Thank you so much for that wonderful response and kind words about Phillip and our team members in general. Every member of the River Bend team is in complete admiration of our breathtaking surroundings and it gives us great pleasure to share and...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
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    Wir waren für 2 Nächte in der River Bend lodge. Wie wurden nett empfangen und es wurde uns alles gezeigt....More

    1  Thank Juls W
    Response from MP_RBL12345, General Manager at River Bend Lodge

    Dear Juls, Thank you for your kind words. We know our lodge offers something completely unique, and our wish is that we can share this experience with everyone who shares the same passion for nature and quality of time. We do offer a diversity of...More

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    About
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$333 - US$414 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Suites
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    Juls W
    Hi everybody :-), My girlfriend and I booked a Suite in this Great looking lodge. We are very exited to go there😊 But we have one question. Is a Safari or a guided Trip included in the Price of the room. Or do we have to reserve it extra? Thanks for the help😊
    11 March 2017|
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    Response from Leilani S |
    Hi Juls, River Bend has two options, you can either book Bed and Breakfast or an All inclusive option. The All inclusive option will include two game drives per day. You can contact their reservations department to make... More
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    Juls W
    Hi everybody :-), My girlfriend and I booked a Suite in this Great looking lodge. We are very exited to go there😊 But we have one question. Is a Safari or a guided Trip included in the Price of the room. Or do we have to reserve it extra? Thanks for the help😊
    11 March 2017|
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    Response from Patrice D | Reviewed this property |
    Bonjour, Il n'y a pas de Safari inclus dans le prix, nous avons été faire un safari au Parc Addo elephants à 7kms de ce lodge (qui est magnifique) nous avions réservé une villa et n'avons pas été déçus. Bon voyage é!!!
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    sebregts
    Is there a possibility to do your own game drives in your own car? And is there a possibility to go into the National Park from the lodge? Thanks.
    24 December 2016|
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    Response from Jolene W | Property representative |
    Dear Sebregts River Bend Lodge is based on a private concession of Addo Elephant Park which consists of 14 000 hectares. Guest are unfortunately not allowed to self-drive on our concession. However, you are most welcome to... More
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