The Addo Palace Ndebele Bush Lodge offers luxury bush accommodations spread over 3 thatched-roof buildings. The lodge is about 35 minutes' drive from the main gate of Addo Elephant National Park. Elegantly decorated, the rooms feature unique wooden furniture and have high ceilings and large windows. Each opens out onto a patio and has a private bathroom with free toiletries. Meals can be arranged upon advance request for a surcharge. There are also barbecue facilities for a traditional barbecue. Packed lunches are available upon request to be taken on game drives or elephant back riding excursions, only a 10-minute drive away. The Bushman's Sands Golf Course is a 30-minute drive from the property. Addo Palace Ndebele Bush Lodge is located a 1-hour drive from Port Elizabeth in a 2500 acres, malaria-free private game farm. Free private parking is provided.

Addo Bush Palace has been welcoming guests since Jul 30, 2012

Property Highlights

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian

Free Parking Available On Site


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Room Type
1 king bed
2 twin beds
1 full bed
1 bunk bed
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Travel Sustainable Level 3
This property is making considerable investments and efforts towards becoming more sustainable. We’ve worked with experts such as Travalyst and Sustainalize to create the Travel Sustainable program – making it easier for you to experience the world more sustainably.
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Value for money
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Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few days

  • Do you arrange safaris? We are looking at a holiday for Nov 2022 Thanks Tony

    Answered on 28 April 2023
  • Please cancel this booking, it was booked for 30 December 2020 to 01 January 2021, my name is Dunyiswa Makuni, I don't need this booking anymore.

    Dear Dunyiswa We don't have any bookings for yourself for those dates. Thanks and regards Jackie Lodge Manager
    Answered on 5 October 2020
  • Not sure about my booking details, my name is Dunyiswa Makuni. Please cancel this booking

    Please advise the dates of the booking as I cannot find any booking in your name.
    Answered on 5 October 2020

Area info *

Amenities of Addo Bush Palace

Most popular amenities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Airport shuttle
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Tea/Coffee Maker in All Rooms
  • Bar
  • Breakfast
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • BBQ facilities
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Happy hour
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
  • Game drives
    Additional charge
  • Hiking
  • Darts
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne
    Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
    Front Desk Services
    • Invoice provided
    • Private check-in/out
    • Baggage storage
    • Tour desk
    • 24-hour front desk
    Entertainment & Family Services
    • Board games/Puzzles
    • Babysitting/Child services
      Additional charge
    Cleaning Services
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Ironing service
      Additional charge
    • Laundry
      Additional charge
    Safety & security
    • Fire extinguishers
    • CCTV outside property
    • Smoke alarms
    • Security alarm
    • Key access
    • 24-hour security
    • Safe
    • Shuttle service
      Additional charge
    • Shared lounge/TV area
    • Designated smoking area
    • Smoke-free property
    • Heating
    • Family rooms
    • Airport shuttle
      Additional charge
    • Non-smoking rooms
    Outdoor swimming pool
    • Open all year
    • Adults only
    • Plunge pool
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Beach umbrellas
    • Beach chairs/Loungers
    Languages Spoken
    • Afrikaans
    • English
    • Xhosa

    House rules

    Addo Bush Palace takes special requests – add in the next step!


    From 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM


    From 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM



    Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

    Children & Beds

    Child policies

    Children of all ages are welcome.

    Children 12 and above will be charged as adults at this property.

    To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

    Crib and extra bed policies

    Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

    No age restriction

    There's no age requirement for check-in


    Pets are not allowed.

    Maestro Mastercard Visa Cash Addo Bush Palace accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

    The fine print

    Please note that meals must be arranged prior to arrival. You can use the Special Requests box when booking or contact the property.

    Our guests can enjoy a complementory guided safari bush walk with our local Xhosa guides on our private reserve where they can see our own Giraffe,Zebra Kudu,Nyala, Blesbuck,Impala, warthog,baboons etc

    Please inform Addo Bush Palace of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

    FAQs about Addo Bush Palace

    • Addo Bush Palace offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

      • Hiking
      • Darts
      • Walking tours
      • Swimming pool
      • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
      • Tour or class about local culture
      • Game drives
      • Happy hour
      • Live sports events (broadcast)

    • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

    • Check-in at Addo Bush Palace is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

    • Addo Bush Palace is 16.2 miles from the center of Addo. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

    • Room options at Addo Bush Palace include:

      • Double
      • Family

    • The prices at Addo Bush Palace may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.