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Addo Safari: Elephant Behavior

2019-04-16T12:35:28+02:00April 16th, 2019|

Kudu Ridge Game Lodge is a privately owned, family-run game reserve in the heart of Addo's malaria-free Eastern Cape in South Africa. The main entrance to the Big 5 Addo Elephant National Park lies a short 15 minutes drive away. Addo park is famous for being home to one of the densest populations of African [...]

Top 5 Reasons to Visit Addo in Autumn

2019-03-27T21:17:53+02:00March 27th, 2019|

March to July are our autumn months and there are more than 5 top reasons to visit Addo, Kudu Ridge Game Lodge and Addo Elephant National Park at this time of year. Kudu Ridge Game Lodge is a private Addo game lodge located in the heart of the Sundays River Valley and on the doorstep [...]

2019 Addo Elephant Trail Run Accommodation

2019-03-08T12:49:49+02:00March 8th, 2019|

One of our favourite events each year is the Addo Elephant Trail Run. The 2019 ultra distance trail running event takes place on Saturday 16 March in our neighbouring vast and beautiful Addo Elephant National Park in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa. Contact us if you need accommodation for the 2019 Addo Elephant [...]

Perfect 3-Day Addo Holiday Tour

2019-02-25T14:32:29+02:00February 25th, 2019|

If you are looking for the perfect 3-day Addo holiday tour read on… Our family-operated Kudu Ridge Game Lodge is nestled in the picturesque Addo region of South Africa's Eastern Cape. We are perfectly located at the end of the scenic Garden Route and close to the Big 5 Addo Elephant National Park and other [...]

Addo Lodge Valentines Getaway

2019-02-08T11:50:49+02:00February 8th, 2019|

Love is in the air! Book a romantic weekend away for two at Kudu Ridge Addo Lodge and we will include a complimentary dinner for you both around our boma fire. Book a two night stay for two adults on either 8/9 February or 15/16 February 2019 and enjoy a complimentary dinner for two around [...]

Kudu Ridge Lodge Accreditations

2019-01-23T11:29:43+02:00January 23rd, 2019|

Kudu Ridge Lodge partners with various accredited tourism organisations to work collaboratively to develop tourism in our area. Our lodge is located in the Eastern Cape, one of South Africa’s fastest growing tourist destinations. With the Addo Elephant National Park and other private game reserves offering malaria-free safaris and a variety of activities for all [...]

Conservation of Addo Endangered Wildlife

2019-01-03T18:16:58+02:00January 3rd, 2019|

We are proud to be situated so close to one of South Africa’s top wildlife conservation parks, the Addo Elephant National Park. This park is managed and operated by South African National Parks (SANParks) and government funds and visitor entrance fees help with the conservation of Addo endangered wildlife. 10 Most Endangered African Wildlife Three [...]

Congratulations! Addo Accommodation Winner

2018-12-26T18:44:17+02:00December 26th, 2018|

Congratulations to Darryn van der Walt, our Addo accommodation winner. Darryn won a weekend away for two at Kudu Ridge Game Lodge, our privately owned game lodge only 15 minute drive from the Big 5 Addo Elephant National Park. Addo Accommodation Winner Darryn was randomly chosen in our lucky draw. They entered our competition by [...]

Addo Golf and Safari Tours

2018-12-17T14:31:13+02:00December 17th, 2018|

Our Addo region offers great options for Addo golf and safari tours. No visit to Addo is complete without a safari in the Addo Elephant National Park which is situated a short distance from Kudu Ridge Game Lodge. Along with excellent safari tours, there are a variety of golf courses for those looking for a [...]

Addo Reptile: Puff Adder

2018-11-30T11:01:33+02:00November 30th, 2018|

The Addo Elephant National Park is situated in the heart of the malaria-free Eastern Cape and only 15 minutes drive from Kudu Ridge Game Lodge. The conservation area protects a variety of wildlife, including a number of reptiles. One of the Addo reptiles is the venomous puff adder. Top 10 Addo Reptile Puff Adder Facts [...]