This rambling Colonial farmhouse with thatched roofs and deep verandas is built around lush gardens and courtyards. The spacious en-suite rooms are furnished with a collection of antiques, Persian rugs and Africana art. The on-site restaurant serves Country cuisine, complemented by a selection of great Cape wines.
The incomparable thrill of quietly observing a passing herd of elephant while being served tea on the verandah of a stately Colonial manor house sounds like a dream or a legend - at the resort it s an everyday occurrence. This exclusive safari lodge recaptures the romantic mystique of authentic African safari of centuries past - the awesome natural world of Africa merged with Colonial nostalgia and modern sophistication, to deliver an unforgettably unique experience.
The hotel is situated 2 hours drive north east of Port Elizabeth on the edge of the Little Karoo. It forms part of the Addo Elephant National Park concession. The air-conditioned hotel features 24 luxury chalets, a lobby, hotel safe, currency exchange facilities and childrens playground. Food and drinks are provided in the bar and restaurant. Conference facilities, Internet access, room and laundry services and a car park are also available. Each of chalets comes with a private lounge and deck area with spectacular views. All rooms have a TV, a phone, tea making facilities, a bathroom and enclosed WC. Guests may use the saltwater swimming pool, childrens swimming area and spa treatments. Bushman Sands Golf is about a 60-minute drive from the hotel. The restaurant offers a four-course set menu. Breakfast and dinner are included. Other Hotel Information : Year of construction : 2007, Number of floors (main building) : 2, Number of floors (annexe) : 1, Total number of rooms : 24, Double rooms : 21, Disability-friendly rooms : 3, Connecting rooms, NO Connecting rooms Other amenities/ services: Wheelchair-accessible, Disability-friendly bathroom, Double bed, Bathroom, Shower, Bathtub, Terrace, Safe, Individually adjustable heating, Individually adjustable air conditioning, Direct dial telephone, Radio, Tea and coffee making facilities, Air conditioning in public areas, Hotel safe, Currency exchange facilities, Cloakroom, Garden, Mobile phone coverage, Wired Internet, Room service, Laundry service, NO Wheelchair-accessible, NO Car park, NO Garage, Small pets allowed (under 5 kg), NO Small pets allowed (under 5 kg), Large pets allowed (over 5 kg), NO Large pets allowed (over 5 kg), Bar, Restaurant, Air conditioning in Restaurant, Childrens swimming area, Parasols, Childrens play area, Massage, Spa treatments
This lodge features an eclectic combination of architectural shapes, textures and elegant contemporary furnishings. All the suites are individually decorated and afford spectacular views of a pristine floodplain with majestic Zuurberg Mountains in the background. The in-house restaurant serves delightful African fusion cuisine to its guests.