Dungbeetle River Lodge Accommodation

Dungbeetle River Lodge is an owner run/managed guest house offering bed and breakfast accommodation near Addo Elephant National Park. Our 4 Star grading and “Certificates of Excellence” on TripAdvisor and several accolades from other international rating agents assure you of a quality and comfortable stay.

All the bed rooms are en-suite and equiped with air-conditioning, wall heaters, fans, honesty bars, safes etc., and are tastefully decorated in a unique African safari theme with upmarket modern bathrooms. The lodge has double glazing on the windows.

Your stay is inclusive of a scrumptious full farm breakfast that includes home-baked bread, and fresh fruit juice.

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Africa Suite

Four hand carved elephants guard your bed while you sleep. The en-suite room has a private deck over the river, his and hers open plan showers enhances the romantic ambience. Private toilet.

A comfortable sitting area for reading comfort. The suite can be either king size bedroom or twin beds.

Big Five Suite

The bedroom offers a large comfortable bed, desk, air conditioner, fan, safe, wall heater, honesty fridge, coffee station and a modern private bathroom with shower, basin and toilet, large mirror and excellent lighting. In addition, there is an alcove in the suite with a couch that converts into a proper sprung mattress single bed for a third minor person. The double bed can convert into twin or single beds. Please note there is no view of the river from this room.

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Fish Eagle Room

This river facing suite with private balcony over the river oozes with romance.

This upmarket beautiful and airy suite has an antique four poster bed, open plan ultra modern bathroom with large rain shower. The toilet is a private room.

Elephant Suite

The suite is large and comfortable. The double bed can convert into twin or single beds.

The bedroom has a modern private bathroom with shower, basin and toilet, large mirror and excellent lighting

Please note there is no view of the river from this room.

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Lion Suite

The suite is large and comfortable. The double bed can convert into twin or single beds.

The bedroom has a modern private bathroom with shower, basin and toilet, large mirror and excellent lighting.

Please note there is no view of the river from this room.

Family Suite

The family suite situated on the ground floor comprises of two separate full en suites each with their own theme bathroom, separated by a short corridor. Suitable either for two adults and two children or 4 adults.

The Rhino Suite only has a shower so we have incorporated a special baby bath station, hidden behind cupboard doors.

The Buffalo Suite opens up into a cute little garden with seating. Walk a little further and you are on the front deck overlooking the river.

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Rhino Bedroom
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River Cottage

The River Cottage is situated on the bank of the beautiful Sundays River with unobstructed river views. It offers luxury bed and breakfast accommodation. The River Cottage is tastefully furnished in the colours that reflect the sand dunes and river for which Colchester is known for.

All the bedrooms have air conditioning, a fan, safe, sitting area, dressing table, hair dryer, shaving plugs and beautifully tiled en-suite bathrooms. Two of the suites can be setup with 2 single beds, twin beds or an extra large king size bed. The front suite with a river view can accommodate twin or double beds. The River Cottage also has a lounge and kitchen as well as a wooden deck, which allows guests privacy.

Relax on the deck and enjoy the river birds, the cormorants and darters, the seagulls and Egyptian geese and the herons, as they go about their daily rituals of fishing and tending their young. 

Special Arrangements for Guests during the Coronavirus Pandemic

SPECIAL LONG STAY PRICES IN OUR EXCLUSIVE RIVER COTTAGE

Visit the photos and details of our beautiful self catering River Cottage (www.rivercottage-addo.co.za/).  We are offering 40% discount on a minimum stay of 14 days.  USP power back up and a generator in the event of a power failure.  Our wi-fi has been proved good for working conditions and our activities on www.adventuredestination-addo.co.za will keep your youngsters happy while you work.  Our famous breakfast at the lodge is an optional extra at R90 per person.  Restaurant within walking distance, braai facilities, KitchenetteSpar up the road.

SAFE STAY ACCOMMODATION

Dungbeetle River Lodge has put in place all requirements as dictated the Government to secure a safe stay.  All staff members are vaccinated too. Click here to read more about Safe Stays.

CANCELLATIONS DUE TO THE COVID 19 PANDEMIC

In response to the increased concern  about traveling during the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak, Dungbeetle River Lodge has added a clause to our standard cancellation policy *That full payment is due on 30 days before arrival but will be refunded until 3 days prior to occupation date if Governments initiate cancellations due to the COVID-19 pandemic. * Please note these booking policies apply ONLY to guests that book their stay directly with Dungbeetle River Lodge.  Bookings made through agents or companies are governed by the relevant company’s policies.

TO FIND OUT MORE ABOUT GOVERNMENT’S RESPONSE TO COVID-19 PLEASE VISIT SACORONAVIRUS.CO.ZA

Self Catering Accommodation


Although we are primarily a B&B we offer self catering facilities to guests that stay for 4 or more days. 

Please email or phone us to make the arrangements.