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    The Elephant House

    P.O Box 82, Addo, Sundays River Valley 6105, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent61%
    • Very good24%
    • Average9%
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    • Terrible3%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    81 - 85 of 209 reviews

    Reviewed 22 June 2015

    Excellent and professional service for the whole duration of our stay. Staff were very friendly en helpfull. Nice open spaces for children to run around. Highly recommendable and would definitely return.

    1  Thank Sunecoetzee
    Reviewed 19 May 2015

    We spent three nights here in May whilst visiting the Elephant Park at Addo. We were welcomed and made to feel completely at home. Even the power cut did not faze the staff (they are used to regular outages). We had one dinner in the...More

    Thank Peter S
    Reviewed 11 May 2015 via mobile

    spent 3 nights there from may 8th to 11th. i will definitely recommend it to everyone: very beautiful place, furnished with great taste, very quiet, extremely friendly staff: charlene and her staff are always smiling and happy to help. did the addo safari with them:...More

    1  Thank Valerie P
    Reviewed 2 May 2015

    A beautiful B&B. Close to Addo Elephant Park. Good breakfast. Nice room. Comfortable sleep. Very good game drive in the morning... These are the good things. Things a bit off.... no one available when we arrived at 2PM had to go looking around for someone....More

    Thank TimJMeyer
    Response from magyver_10, Owner at The Elephant HouseResponded 3 May 2015

    Hello, Thank you for your review and constructive criticism. I am so sorry that a couple of things (more a chapter of accidents)marred what should have been a great stay here...firstly, and I know its not your problem, its ours, is that the reason there...More

    Reviewed 8 April 2015

    This is a beautiful old colonial house, all shady verandahs, courtyards and big old comfy sofas under shaded rooves, plus 3 swimming pools! they used to keep race horses here over 100 years ago and they have converted the old stable blocks into gorgeous cottages,...More

    Thank Nick R
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    About
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    Amenities
    • 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
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 124 - USD 262 (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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    Claire M
    8 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
    4 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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    Claire M
    27 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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