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    Elephants Footprint Lodge

    1 Riverside Drive | Riverside Park, Colchester 6001, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent65%
    • Very good26%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
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    1 - 5 of 149 reviews

    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    After two weeks in south africa i have had some really good meals. Mostly european, sadly. But not today! Today i finally had a real south african home cooked dinner & it was amazing! Room is superclean & very luxurious. To bad we can only...More

    Thank Christian F
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Stayed for 1 night. Rooms are huge and very comfortable with fridge and tv, lovely bath and outside shower. We ate dinner, which is a buffet style and very good, also good breakfast. Didn’t find the parking an issue at all, just parked around the...More

    Thank Diane D
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Lovely spacious clean accommodation. Buffet could do with a bit more variety ; however , the served food was well prepared and sufficient Large bath in the room but the outside shower does not do the room justice

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    Thank Athol D
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    It was a pleasure to stay in this lovely accomodation, nice rooms, awesome outdoor shower, near the Southern entrance good service, warm welcome, good offer for agencies for daytrips (if wanted) good suggestion for restaurant (Taste of Africa, 5 min ride away)

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    Thank mademoisellea331
    Reviewed 16 October 2017

    Only had a bit of a problem with the parking arrangement. With only 3 vehicles at the time, the entrance to the parking area was blocked and not easy to get in or out of. Parking area could be marked more clearly where vehicles should...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$75 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Greater Addo >
    • Colchester
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    27 July 2017|
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    "All room face a central courtyard with a pool so each is as good as the other"
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