The Elephant House is an exclusive lodge situated near the Addo Elephant National Park. The lodge offers some of the best elephant viewing in the world. The lodge is located in the fertile Sundays River Valley and allows for a fusion of colonial era style and traditional African art.
The lodge consists of 9 spacious bedrooms and opens onto courtyards & private verandas. The lodge has well-kept public areas as well as lush gardens where guests can relax and two swimming pools. The chef serves light poolside lunches and after sundowners a three course candlelit dinner is prepared with flair and personal attention. In the high season (October to May), an in-house masseur is able to offer guests a complimentary pampering session in the purpose built treatment room and boma.
In 1931 the original Elephant section of the park was proclaimed, when only eleven elephants remained in the area. Today there is over 450 elephants, Cape buffalo, black rhino, lion, a variety of antelope species, as well as the unique flightless dung beetle, found almost exclusively in this region. Some of the unique features of the park include, unrivalled natural diversity, with five of South Africa's seven major vegetation zones (biomes). The Big 7 (Elephant, rhino, lion, buffalo, leopard, whales and great white sharks) in their natural habitat and the area is Malaria Free. Addo Elephant National Park is one of the world's great conservation success stories and embraces one of the highest concentrations of big game in Africa hence offers fantastic game viewing opportunities.
Gorah Elephant Camp offers guests an exclusive and romantic safari experience in a private concession in the malaria-free Addo Elephant National Park. Dinners are served by candle-light in the elegant dining room or on the verandas overlooking the waterhole.
Riverbend Lodge offers a tranquil retreat where guests can unwind, relax and enjoy the peace of the African bush. Located in a private corner bordering the spectacular Zuurberg Mountains in a private concession of the Addo Elephant National Park.
Camp Figtree is known for its pristine malaria-free African bushland. The safari suites are luxurious and offer a Colonial-feel. The lodge has gourmet cuisine, superb service and a variety of wildlife activities.
Karoo Lodge offers a peaceful location surrounded by remarkable natural beauty. Guests can enjoy the reserve’s pristine wilderness offering an abundance of wildlife combining colonial luxury with exceptional service, gourmet cuisine and indigenous wilderness.
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