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Guesthouse Happy Jackal Guest House
5 Riverside Drive, Colchester, Addo, 6175 Colchester, South Africa – Excellent location – show map
Excellent location – rated 9.2/10! (score from 244 reviews)
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|Max adults: 2||
Standard Double or Twin Room
|Max adults: 2||
Luxury Double Room
|Max adults: 2. Max children: 2||
Cottage (2 Adults and 2 Children)
|Max adults: 3||
|Max adults: 3||
Comfort Triple Room
|Max adults: 6||
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About Happy Jackal Guest House
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COVID- 19 Be reassured, we have already made a few changes to the way we operate and are continuously updating our safety requirements, listening carefully to advice from the government as well as our Department of Health and The World Health Organisation. We have always put the health and safety of our guests first, but now more so than ever. We would like to thank you for your ongoing support through this challenging time. Peter spoils all the guest with a freshly baked loaf of bread for each table daily at Breakfast, while Liz has all her different home made Jam to choose from. All of this is followed by a Full English Breakfast, just before you leave to go and enjoy the day with our Guide at Addo Elephant National Park, which is situated a mere 2 minutes away from us.
Happy Jackal Guest House Welcomes You Visit the Addo Elephant Park in our open game-viewing Landrover with our qualified game-ranger. Big Five game-viewing on our doorstep makes the Happy Jackal the perfect choice of luxurious accommodation.This river lodge lies on the banks of the beautiful Sundays River and only 2 minutes drive from the Addo Elephant National Park. Extensive lawns stretch down to the Happy Jackal jetty where across the river unspoilt, natural bush is the habitat of Kudu, bushbuck, water mongoose and Cape Clawless Otters. Port Elizabeth and its airport are only half an hour away. We offer a choice of 6 luxurious rooms, 5 of which enjoy stunning river views. Guests may choose from ground floor rooms opening onto private patios and the riverbank or impressively large, thatched upstairs rooms, each with its own thatched deck. Breakfasts cater to all tastes and include both a full English and Health breakfast. Home-made jams and freshly baked bread daily. Dinner is available on request. To avoid disappointment, please make a prior arrangement, as our food is freshly prepared. We h
Addo Elephant National Park (Southern Gate- Matyolweni) is a mere 2 minutes away from Happy Jackal Sundays river right in front of our Guest House all the way through to our beautiful unspoiled private Beach, only 5 inute drive away, or you can book a River Boat Cruise. Plenty Bird life, as we situated in a Bird Sanctuary. Sand Boarding also by booking only. 2 Local Restaurants (No booking needed), 5 min drive away, or walk right next door for a Buffet Dinner (By appointment). Situated only 35kms from Port Elizabeth, should you like to enjoy the city.
St Croix Island Marine Reserve7.4 miles
Port Elizabeth International Airport22.4 miles
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This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel
These are the steps this property has taken to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel:
- The property makes efforts to reduce food waste
- Water cooler/dispenser
- Single-use shampoo, conditioner, and body wash bottles not used
- Single-use plastic stirrers not used
- Single-use plastic straws not used
- Single-use plastic cups not used
- Single-use plastic cutlery/plates not used
- Option to opt out of daily room cleaning
- Option to reuse towels
- Most food provided at the property is locally sourced
2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
6:00 AM - 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
Children of all ages are welcome.
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
Crib by request
Extra bed by request
|ZAR 300 per child, per night|
Extra bed by request
|ZAR 300 per person, per night|
Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.
All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.
No age restriction
There's no age requirement for check-in
Happy Jackal Guest House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.
Smoking is not allowed.
Parties/events are not allowed
Pets are not allowed.
The fine print
In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.
Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).
Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.
Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.
This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.
Please inform Happy Jackal Guest House 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.
Payment before arrival by bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.
FAQs about Happy Jackal Guest House
Guests staying at Happy Jackal Guest House can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.7).
Breakfast option(s) include:
- Full English/Irish
- À la carte
Check-in at Happy Jackal Guest House is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.
Happy Jackal Guest House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):
- Back massage
- Private beach area
- Head massage
- Foot massage
- Foot bath
- Full-body massage
- Game drives
- Neck massage
- Hand massage
- Couples' massage
From the nearest airport, you can get to Happy Jackal Guest House by:
- Car 30min
The prices at Happy Jackal Guest House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.
The following parking options are available to guests staying at Happy Jackal Guest House (subject to availability):
- Parking on site
- Private Parking
- Secure parking
- Accessible parking
- Free parking
Room options at Happy Jackal Guest House include:
- Vacation Home
Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.
Happy Jackal Guest House is 0.6 miles from the center of Colchester.