Amazing place! Clean! Good breakfast! Nice dinner pizza’s The owner helpt us so much!thanks John 🤙 at the camp your just a 1 min drive away from addo and the tour guide wil be the best guide you get there he makes sure you get you addo experience ✊
John is a great host and runs a very family oriented business. I had amazing travels around South Africa for 3 1/2 weeks and this stay was the most unique experience. I recommend taking a full day safari with this crew. Siefert was my guide. We had such a fun time driving aro…
Orange Elephant Backpackers offer rooms and tours that are of exceptional value. Myself and my partner did the Addo/Cradock tour and had an amazing time. John picked us up from our hostel in Port Elizabeth and we drove to the backpackers also stopping to pick up food for dinner. …
- clean double rooms
- the guide that took us to the park had a lot of facts to share
- big kitchen
- nice pub
Not so good things:
- only one real bathroom available for the dorms and the double rooms
- we booked the guided tour of the elephant park with the hoste…
I stayed in 'The Hut' the dorm room opposite the kitchen. The room was 4 bunk beds making a 8 bed dorm. The beds were comfortable and clean but there is no power in the hut. if you want to charge a phone you have to use the one socket in the kitchen which can get pretty busy. The…
"The hut has no power sockets"
"Double rooms are spacious, while the dorms are basic and slightly cramped."
"Try to avoid the room opposite Reception as it can be noisy, and the smoking area is close by with smoke sometimes wafting into the room."
"Both private rooms and the dorm are really quiet and comfortable"
"Gordons room in the back is a little bit more quiet."