About Addo Dung Beetle Guest Farm
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About Addo Dung Beetle Guest Farm
Welcome to the Addo Dung Beetle Guest Farm website. You will find Addo Dung Beetle Guest Farm resting on its own mountain top near the heart of the Sundays River valley, the largest Citrus producing area in the Eastern Cape Province and overlooking the beautiful Zuurberg Mountains. Our 5 luxury chalets, 4 dung beetle suites and 3 bush cabins are found on a working citrus farm only 4 km away from the main gate of the Addo Elephant National Park. Although rain is prevalent in summer, we are a Malaria free area. Whether you are looking for a luxurious holiday or fun-filled adventure, you are sure to have a memorable stay in our beautiful part of the country. Please enjoy browsing the site and do not hesitate to contact us if you have any further queries or want to make a booking.
Chalets are, elegantly decorated and equipped with air-conditioners with a heating option. All the bedside tables and headboards are made from a combination of local wood species found in the area, like Yellow Wood, Oak, Sneeze Wood, and Black Wood. The Sneeze Wood chandeliers found throughout the chalets and in the Lapa are made out of old fence posts that were in use a few years ago, and are termite prufe. Bathrooms are en-suite and have indoor and outdoor showers to suit your needs. There are also porcupine quills lamp shades found in the bathrooms and the lapa, which were handmade by the owner.
Our 3 private wooden bush cabins are for those real nature lovers situated each on different levels on the hillside in our safari area. Walking distance from the main lodge and parking area. Each bush cabin has its own private out-side flushable toilet and out-side open air shower adjacent to the cabins. You can enjoy your magnificent mountain view when you are preparing your food on your open deck kitchen or on the fire. Not really suitable for those with walking difficulties.
The only, true dung beetle inspired accommodation in South Africa!
The Dung Beetle suites are situated in the succulent valley bushveld vegetation with no view as dung beetle are always hidden, thus leading to a beautiful tranquil surprise in the bush. Walking distance from the main lodge and parking area. Not really suitable for those with walking difficulties. Guests may make use of the other Addo Dung Beetle facilities at the main lodge area such as the swimming pool and more.
Our activities cater for both the adventure seeker and relaxer and a complete file of all the activities can be viewed at the reception area. We also have a list of tour packages available. For further assistance or queries, please do not hesitate to give us a call.
Facilities and activities in the area are Citrus Packhouse, Tours Trips to Addo Elephant National Park, Health Spa, Daniell Cheetah, Breeding Camp, Volkswagen car tour and from the old forgotten cars to the future. Day trip packages to various Private Game Parks.
Facilities and activities on our premises are game viewing, great cuisine and drinks, enjoy our mouthwatering traditional buffet with us all prepared on the open fire, Mountain bikes for hire Hiking and Tree-trail (list of trees available at reception) and Bird watching (bird list available at reception), Splash Pool Citrus, Tours Curio Shop, bar facilities dining, Lapa Jacuzzi, rock pool, gym, upper level lounge and dining room connected by an open sundowner deck.
- Airport Shuttle
- Laundry Facilities*
- Swimming Pool
- Indoor Fireplace
- Credit Card Facilities
- Parking on Premises
- 4 Stars - Tourism Grading Council of South Africa
- AA Superior
Safari: Rod from Geared 2 Go Tours will be your guide for a 4 hour guided game drive though the well known Addo Elephant National Park. Book with us and you can view the animals from an open safari vehicle.
Romantic: Our luxury honeymoon chalet with queen bed are ideal for couple getaways and celebrating special occasions. Flowers, sparkling wine and chocolates will await you upon arrival in your chalet with breath taking mountain and citrus views.
Non refundable deposit will be activated for the following months:
August, September, October, November, December, January, February, March and April
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling