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Addo Winter Special: STAY FOR 3 & PAY FOR 2

2017-06-21T12:26:13+00:00 June 20th, 2017|

Come and enjoy our pleasant Eastern Cape weather with our excellent accommodation winter special. Winter is one of the best times to visit the Addo region and the Addo Elephant National Park. The weather is perfect for game viewing, spectacular walks and our boma fire is a warm place to share tales of the bush. [...]

Addo Animal Facts: Cape Buffalo

2017-05-31T11:29:24+00:00 May 31st, 2017|

The African buffalo or Cape buffalo is one of the Big 5 animals found in the nearby Addo Elephant National Park, a mere 15 minutes from Kudu Ridge Game Lodge. Buffalo occur naturally in the greater Addo region. There are over 400 buffalo in the Addo Elephant National Park. The buffalo in the Addo Park [...]

Addo Elephant National Park: Proof Of Identification & Gate Access

2017-05-09T11:53:36+00:00 May 8th, 2017|

Visitors planning to visit Addo Elephant National Park during their stay at Kudu Ridge Game Lodge [link] need to show photo identification. This announcement was made by Addo Elephant National Park management: “With immediate effect all guests entering into AENP (Addo Elephant National Park) will have to provide proof of identity. Guests entering on [...]

Guests Experiences at our Addo Game Lodge

2017-05-04T11:08:44+00:00 May 4th, 2017|

The first thing that strikes one on arriving at the Kudu Ridge Addo Game Lodge entrance is the raw beauty of the place. We were so captivated by the natural bush and beautiful aloes that we almost missed the zebra gazing peacefully near the gate. Sundays River View from Kudu Ridge Game [...]

Drone Video: Kudu Ridge Game Lodge

2017-04-25T12:38:53+00:00 April 25th, 2017|

We received this drone video of Kudu Ridge Game Lodge from a guest Olli Zimstern Schmidt. Olli is from Lubeck in Germany. He stayed with us in October 2015 but recently sent us the link to his drone video. Olli Schmidt's Experience of Kudu Ridge Game Lodge Olli visited South Africa for the first [...]

Self-Drive via Addo Elephant Park Mathyolweni Gate

2017-04-05T11:00:18+00:00 April 5th, 2017|

If you are driving to Kudu Ridge Game Lodge and have time to explore then our recommended self-drive route is via Addo Elephant National Park. This route includes driving through the Addo Elephant National Park, entering through the Mathyolweni Gate in the south and exiting through the Main Gate on the west side of the park. [...]

Addo Elephant Park Conservation

2017-04-25T10:20:12+00:00 March 21st, 2017|

The Addo region stretches from the Indian Ocean to the Zuurberg Mountains and includes the beautiful Sundays River Valley. The region includes the Addo Elephant National Park and a number of private game reserves, such as Kudu Ridge Game Reserve, who actively conserve of the diverse ecology and wildlife. Conservation and Addo Elephant National Park [...]

Travel Routes to Kudu Ridge Game Lodge

2017-03-09T20:51:38+00:00 March 7th, 2017|

We have included the fastest and most direct routes to Kudu Ridge Game Lodge from Port Elizabeth airport, Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban. Travel Route from Port Elizabeth Airport to Kudu Ridge Game Lodge This route is approx. 52 kilometers (32 miles) and will take approximately 45 minutes to drive. From the Port Elizabeth airport [...]

Addo Antelope Facts: Kudu

2017-02-27T13:07:19+00:00 February 26th, 2017|

Kudu are one of the many antelope found at Kudu Ridge Game Lodge and in the nearby Addo Elephant National Park.           We have a number of kudu on our private game reserve and encourage guests to walk or drive the reserve to spot these beautiful creatures. Kudu Facts: Kudu usually reach 4 [...]

What Guests Say About Our Addo Accommodation

2017-02-28T11:29:10+00:00 February 13th, 2017|

The Greater Addo is an untamed and beautiful region that stretches along the east coast of South Africa. The area features expanses of white sand beaches, malaria-free game reserves, ancient forests, rolling hills, sub-tropical bush and inland deserts. The Addo region has become more enticing to visitors over the years with many top attractions and [...]