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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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    Overview
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    “long hope villa” (20 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We stayed at Long Hope as a family party of 6 adults and a toddler. The team was very friendly and helpful, accommodating any specific needs quickly and efficiently. I would strongly recommend this private villa.

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    Reviewed 4 days ago

    We stayed in the Long Hope Villa for 2 days. It was the most memorable part of our trip in South Africa. Well taken care of by Sam and his team. The game drives with Elias was very enriching and fun. Thank you very much...More

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    Thank Shirley2014tan
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Beautifully located inside (!) the Addo Elephant National Park you actually do get the chance to see elephants at the breakfast table. The food is awesome. Staff is friendly and supportive, maybe to distract from the poor value for money. For this price we excepted...More

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    Thank timohh2017
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed one night at River Bend to see Addo Elephant Park. We did 2 safaris (evening and morning), one of them in Addo, the other one in their own area. The safari experience was good, but we think, cannot be compared to the other...More

    Thank MichaelSchindl
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed 3 days- 2 nights at Riverbend lodge and enjoyed everything there! Of course the location in the reserve is great, so are the rooms and amenities there, but the most important was the staff! Everyone was great, very helpful and kind! We had...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • US$364 - US$403 (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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    • Greater Addo >
    • Addo Elephant National Park
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    • River Bend Hotel Addo Elephant National Park
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    Jeanette1432014
    1 November 2017|
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    Response from rqf55 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, as others have mentioned, you can. We did this over 2-3 days and saw some game in the Park itself, though not an enormous amount. Often we saw more game on the road from our accommodation to the entrance of River Bend... More
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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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    "Room 1 is the honeymoon suite and benefits from a small outdoor pool and terrace."
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    "Room 2 is quiet and away from the main area but no privacy in the outside shower"
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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 a room with a view of the water hole"
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