RiverBend Lodge, Addo
|Addo Elephant National Park, Addo, Eastern Cape, SOUTH AFRICA.|
Description: RiverBend LodgeSituated on a private concession in the Addo Elephant National Park, a mere 45 min drive from Port Elizabeth and home to the Big Five, RiverBend is an ideal malaria-free safari addition to the Garden Route. Award-winning service. Vitality Studio. Children of all ages welcome. Private Safari Villa near the Lodge.
Type of rooms: RiverBend Lodge8 rooms
Exclusive Villa with 3 bedrooms
The eight individually decorated suites each have private verandahs and some with private outdoor showers, which open onto the bushveld.
The beautiful Honeymoon Suite boasts a private plunge pool with uninterrupted views. Inter-leading suites are available for families. At the exclusive-use Long Hope Villa, families of four or more can enjoy total privacy and a true home-away-from-home experience. Three en-suite rooms accommodate a maximum of six guests and the Villa comes complete with a private chef and personal guide.
Additional information: RiverBend Lodge
Close by: Elephant Back Safaris in the Zuurberg Mountains, Horseback Safaris in concession, Game drives in our private game reserve adjacent to the Park. Historical and Cultural Settler Country tours, Citrus farms and orchards (3 km.), The Cathedral Town of Grahamstown (80 km.) While there is no golf on site, there are some country courses nearby (40km), Port Elizabeth Airport (70km), Beach (60km).
Airport shuttle service available.
While there are not disabled facilities, as such, the rooms and private baths are very spacious and have accommodated guests in wheelchairs comfortably. Special children's area equipped with entertainment activities.
Number of rooms: 11
Official category: 5 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2007.
Period of closure: Open all year.
Languages spoken: Afrikaans, English, Xhosa, German.Smoking policy: Smoking is not encouraged in the rooms, but ashtrays are provided for smoking on the verandahs.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Diners, Master Card, Visa.
Restaurant closed: Open all year.
GPS Coordinates: 33° 25' 36.69'' S 25° 45' 11.20'' E
Nearest airport: Port Elizabeth - 70 km.