Elephants Footprint Lodge

"Gateway to the Route of Giants"




This cozy lapa-style lodge, nestled under the Addo Heights foothills, offers 12 luxury suites with semi-open plan bathrooms and open air 'rock face' showers, all under thatch. Unwind on the deck next to our woodland style splash pool; with a glass of wine chosen from our cellar. Full Continental/English breakfast included in our rate.

We are situated 1km off the N2, 30 km from Port Elizabeth & 2km from the Southern Gate (Camp Matyholweni) of the Greater Addo National Park, close to the Alexandria Dunes, and the village of Colchester & Cannonville, close to the beach and the mouth of the charming Sundays River Valley.

Practical information

Number of rooms available: - 12
Price from - to pppn: - Between R 520,- and R 680,- pppn
Breakfast included: - yes
Dinner: - A-la-carte restaurant with wine cellar on premises
Children welcome: - yes

Facilities ( ■ Available, □ Not available)

Facilities on Premises Facilities in rooms
■ Off street parking ■ Bath in room
■ Pool, (splash pool) ■ Shower in room, also outside covered shower
□ BBQ Facilities □ Refrigerator
■ Dinner cooked on request in restaurant ■ Television, in lounge
■ Laundry facility ■ Radio
□ Playground for children □ Air-conditioning
■ Conference facilities ■ Fan
■ E-mail facilities ■ Heater available
■ Transfers from/to the airport (PE) ■ Coffee / tea facilities in common room
■ Accept credit cards ■ Baby cot available on request
□ Facilities disabled people ■ Safe available on premises

All rooms have

Crisp white 100% cotton linen
Comfortable well-upholstered wing-back chairs
A semi open-plan en-suite bathroom with oversized bath
Fluffy white bath sheets, hand towels and face cloths
Private toilet
An outside private rock faced shower under thatch
Gowns and slippers
Environmentally friendly toiletries (Shampoo, Shower gel, bubble bath and soaps)
Fan and heater
Tea/coffee making facilities

Some suites also have a twin sleeper bed which can be converted into 2 single beds to accommodate families.
Cosy TV Lounge with large plasma screen
Woodland effect splash pool
A full english/continental buffet breakfast served
We also have an ala carte restaurant for dinners

By arrangement

Dunefield Safaris
Addo Elephant National Park Safaris
1 or 2 day canoe trails
River cruises on Sundays River
BBQ/ Braai suppers
walking trails
elephants back safari
city tours
whales ,dolphins and south African penguins watching tours

Route Description
GPS co-ordinates S 33 41.718 E 25 47.805

-From Port Elizabeth : Take the N2 towards Grahamstown, after approximately 40km, cross the Sundays River and look for the 'Elephants Footprint' Tourism signs, turn left, follow the road for 1,5km. We are on the left.

-From: Grahamstown or Port Alfred or Cradock or East London:
follow the N2 towards Port Elizabeth. As you go through the village of Colchester look for the 'Elephants Footprint' Tourism signs, turn right, follow the road for 1,5km. We are on the left.

Contact details

Name: Elephants Footprint Lodge
Contactperson: Isabelle & Christophe
Actual Address: 1, Riverside Drive, Riverside Park
Postal Address: PO box 219, Colchester 6175
Tel/Fax.: + 27 (0) 41 468 0499 or mobile +27 (0) 83 951 3811
Fax.: + 27 (0) 86 29 38 245
e-mail : info@elephantsfootprint.co.za
Website : www.elephantsfootprint.co.za


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