About Orange Elephant Backpackers
Orange Elephant Backpackers borders the Addo Elephant Park and is situated on a working citrus farm only 8 km from the Addo main gate.
We offer a variety of accommodation options, from a Campsite and dormitory-style units to Family and Double Rooms.
On site we have a restaurant and pub where you can meet up with local farmers, game rangers and researchers and fellow guests.
There are lots of activities to enjoy in the area like game viewing, Schotia safaries, canoeing, hiking, mountain biking and many more. We also offer airport-, bus- and Baz Bus pick-ups.
Please note we do not have credit card facilities. Cash only.
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Things to do in and around Addo
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