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    River Bend Lodge

    Zuurberg Road, | PO Box 249, Addo Elephant National Park 6105, South Africa
    011 27 87 551 7300
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

    We were not sure about staying at River Bend Lodge because of the location and price. Are we ever glad we decided to stay there. Without a doubt, if you are going to Addo Elephant National Park this is the best value and the best...More

    Thank LeonNoel7
    Response from MP_RBL12345, General Manager at River Bend LodgeResponded 25 August 2017

    Thank you for your kind words Leon, It is a pleasure sharing this great location with our guests and we hope to welcome you back soon. Regards, Leilani General Manager River Bend Lodge

    Reviewed 25 July 2017

    The facility was not as expected and did not provide value for money as compared to other 5 star lodges in this price category like The Outpost or Thanda. Service was non consistent: No welcome drinks on arrival but another party that arrived soon after...More

    Thank HaniefK
    Response from MP_RBL12345, General Manager at River Bend LodgeResponded 2 August 2017

    Dear Hanief K Thank you for your response. Its with great regret to hear that you have not experienced River Bend Lodge as our Guest usually do. We do enjoy the company off all our guest and do take great pride in having a boutique...More

    Reviewed 23 July 2017

    Superb stay in the middle of a combination of private gamereserve and national park. The place to go for seeing elephants and meanwhile enjoying a stay in an exellent hotel. Very nice staff (it was nice getting to know you and learning about life in...More

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    Response from MP_RBL12345, General Manager at River Bend LodgeResponded 25 August 2017

    Dear Antonv Thank you for your kind words. It is such a pleasure to hear how much you have enjoyed getting to know our staff, we hope it is as much as we enjoyed hosting you. We hope to welcome you back again soon. Regards,...More

    Reviewed 17 July 2017

    We stayed in the Honeymoon Suite for 4 nights. The Lodge was set in lovely gardens, and our Suite was a well designed room with a view of the bush and its own small swimming pool. Very comfortable lodge style accommodation. The restaurant was beautiful...More

    1  Thank rqf55
    Reviewed 14 July 2017

    Beautiful setting. Very quiet and undisturbed. All staff are very friendly and accomodating. Rooms are extremely spacious and comfortable with perfect interleading room for children. Game drives at your leisure with an entire vehicle and guide dedicated to our family. We had a great stay.

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Spa
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$ 372 - US$ 406 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Greater Addo >
    • Addo Elephant National Park
    • Also Known As
    • River Bend Hotel Addo Elephant National Park
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    5 June 2015|
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    Response from MP_RBL12345 | Property representative |
    Make sure to bring the hats and sunscreen as I am sure we will be blessed with a beautiful sunny summer day. The elephants came and paid us a visit for our Christmas lunch last year, so let's hope that we are part of their... More
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    25 January 2015|
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    Response from MP_RBL12345 | Property representative |
    Good day Sheena, The Long Hope Villa is a beautifully restored farmhouse set in a private location nestled between the Zuurberg Mountains and is situated on our 14 000ha private concession of the Addo Elephant National... More
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    "Don't select the honeymoon suite in Winter as the pool is not heated and too cold to swim in (Key..."
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