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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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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We loved this place! The guide is very nice, the staff as well. We can see lots and lots of elephants, but also many others animals. But the main reason we loved this place, besides the amount of elephants, is because it is a small...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Family of four, children 2 and 4. Everything from the quality of the food to the game drives was perfect. Lodge is small so very private but with enough to keep us busy between game drives. Amazing viewings on the drives with knowledgable guides.

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Nice lodge, well located near Addo Elepant Park. Game drive at the property should not be missed. Very good dinner. Chalets have very good size, with amazing bed and great view of elephants, zebras, baboons just across the fence. Very nice garden around the challets....More

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    Response from Leilani S, General Manager at River Bend LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Patty Thank you so much for your kind words. Everyone here at River Bend loves spending time with our guests and it is great to hear that you have enjoyed your time with us just as much! Hope we can welcome you back again...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    See Email 27/09/2017 on the state of the rooms, the ranger and overall appearance.These were sent to Toriro and he said that the issues that we highlithed will be brought to management attention. N.S.Tracey

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Service has been top notched the moment we arrived. Restaurant is facing water hole where elephants and other animals come to have a drink. Suites are cosy. Occasionally u have Elephants walking by. Staff are helpful and very polite. Special mention ... Adrian (Duty Manager),...More

    Thank a1ex96sim
    Response from Leilani S, General Manager at River Bend LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Alex Thank you so much for your kind words, it gives me great pleasure to hear that you have had such a great experience with us. I do hope we can welcome you back soon. Regards, Leilani General Manager River Bend Lodge

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Spa
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$372 - US$405 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Greater Addo >
    • Addo Elephant National Park
    • Also Known As
    • River Bend Hotel Addo Elephant National Park
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    Smosh
    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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    sheena d
    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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    "Choose any - they are all fantastic!!"
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    "Each of the rooms are lovely and located around a semi circle"
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