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Addo Elephant National Park

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Addo Elephant National Park, South Africa
+27 42 233 8600
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
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“main camp” (130 reviews)
“self drive” (154 reviews)
“watering hole” (75 reviews)
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Addo Elephant National Park, South Africa
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+27 42 233 8600
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"main camp"
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"self drive"
in 154 reviews
"watering hole"
in 75 reviews
"rest camp"
in 41 reviews
"water hole"
in 66 reviews
"main gate"
in 40 reviews
"dung beetles"
in 62 reviews
"cattle baron"
in 28 reviews
"picnic area"
in 26 reviews
"herd of elephants"
in 36 reviews
"self catering"
in 23 reviews
"game drives"
in 64 reviews
"water buffalo"
in 19 reviews
"black backed jackal"
in 18 reviews
"southern gate"
in 18 reviews
"south africa"
in 60 reviews
"curio shop"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Going to Addo made me feel like I was on a real safari. We did the guided truck tour, your guide was very funny, he knew where all of the good animal spots were and he was very knowledgeable about the animals. Doing the guided...More

Thank Laura W
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had never been to Addo, despite being a PE resident for the last 12 years. Having nothing special to do on Mother's Day, we decided at the last minute to go for a drive and were so seriously impressed. The roads are well maintained,...More

Thank bymegankelly
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited Addo a number of times and have enjoyed the real Elephant experience every time. there is also a lovely picnic area with covered eating area with tables and benches as well as braai facilities. The close elephant experience is priceless

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent two days driving our rental car along the roads of the main part of this park and loved every minute of it. The numerous elephants at the waterholes were amazing, and we could just sit and watch their behaviors—playing in the water, taking...More

Thank Gail T
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a wonderfull tour. Sorita knows every inch of Addo Park and she lead me to hidden places wich impressed me. I'll never forget this experience. After you visited Addo Park, go to Schotia Part too, which lies next to Addo Park. You can...More

Thank Jos S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were fortunate to see herds of elephants at 2 watering holes and just sat there for 30 minutes watching the herd interact. We also saw a large herd of red hartebeest but no lions.

Thank kdgarlipp
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were most impressed with this Game Park. It is well kept and was a pleasure to explore. Most of the roads are tarred but the gravel roads can be traversed by almost any motor vehicle. We saw numerous wild animals and sadly did not...More

Thank John R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have always loved Addo....and this time was no exception. BUT why on earth does the form we have to fill in on entering the park ask for our RACE CLASSIFICATION. I have never noticed this in the past. Granted, it says that that part...More

Thank vita713
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well we missed the game drive as we were at the wrong gate... even though we were 40 minutes early, to reach the other gate took us 40 minutes driving on the freeway and not through the park. Nonetheless, we did a self drive and...More

Thank Monisha_12
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was our 3 safari. Totally different from safaris in east Africa but again a really nice experience. You can easily drive yourselve. Signs and map are good. We saw lots of zebras, deers and eliphants. We were lucky and saw 2 male lions. The...More

Thank Ruth V
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D3801MZmartina
2 May 2018|
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Response from littlesistersgogreen | Reviewed this property |
Hope this reply is not to late, you can go on a self drive, they do have a map at the entrance that they clearly marked where the guideds saw the lions. There are no Rhinos only in the Private Game Parks. Kragga Kamma is a... More
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Sharon d
9 April 2018|
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Response from stevejbox | Reviewed this property |
I paid by credit card.
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Humphcp
20 January 2018|
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Response from Humphcp |
Can I request 2 particular Safari Tents in Main camp or do you have to take what you get? Being family, we would like 2 tents next to each other.
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