Barefoot Addo Elephant Lodge

Code: Barefoot Addo Elephant Lodge
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Award-Winning Luxury Accommodation, Elephant Encounters & Game Drives in Addo, Eastern Cape.

A Tilman Valentin “Til” Schweiger creation of pure relaxation

The Property 

A Boutique Safari Camp on the boundary of the Addo Elephant National Park, situated in the Greater Addo region and only two hours drive from Port Elizabeth.  Our fully fenced game reserve offers tranquility to those wanting the experience of an intimate, exclusive lodge.  We promise a wonderful safari holiday for the whole family.  There is so much for you to discover.


Relax in our remarkably spacious, sophisticated, environmentally friendly suites, set against the tranquil backdrop of the Africa bush. Our private and exclusive units, built on elevated wooden decks, are designed to blend discreetly into the natural environment. Some nestle in the Yellowwood Forest, others are set on the hillside, offering breath-taking views of the reserve. And of course also very important: Excellent beds, where body and mind find peace.

Luxury Accommodation and Full Board Package (10 units)

  • Includes accommodation and all meals
  • Excludes all activities, transfers and beverages
  • Children under 3 years of age are accommodated at no charge. Children from 3 to 12 years of age may share with adults at 50% of the adult rate. Maximum of 2 children per room. Children from 13 years and older will be charged the full adult rate whether sharing with parents or staying in a separate unit

The Main Camp and facilities

Barefoot Addo is delighted to unveil our newly built lodge entertainment area. The thatched lodge with signature stone cladded walls offers all the comforts of a luxury lodge and is an undisturbed retreat where you can regenerate your soul and tune into the sounds of nature. The view from the lounge / dining area is of the waterhole where monkeys come to play and our elephants come to quench their thirst. The lodge sets the stage for unforgettable African sunsets followed by evenings enjoying bush inspired cuisine and celebrating all that is ‘safari’.

  • Reception Desk / Indoor and outdoor lounge areas / Restaurant  / Bar / Swimming Pool / Fire Pit
  • Curios / Parking / Wi-fi

The authentic Safari Experience

Our experienced rangers create every opportunity to ensure exceptional viewing during your game drive on this 1000 hectare wildlife property. Excellent sightings, of amongst others, eland, waterbuck, blesbuck, wildebeest, giraffe and zebra can be enjoyed across the reserve’s biomes which are made up of fynbos, sub topical thicket and forest. Our reserve is situated in the pristine valleys of the Zuurberg Mountains bordering the Greater Addo Elephant National Park, regarded as Southern Africa’s most biologically diverse Park as it supports 5 of the 7 recognized biomes, or eco-regions of Southern Africa. Your guide will offer information on all wildlife, botany and also give you the historical background of the area.

Walk with our African Elephants

Guests can enjoy an elephant safari through the diverse valleys, plains and forests of the bushveld, whilst delighting in the flora and fauna. Observe the elephants within their natural environment and capture unforgettable moments with these majestic animals.

Dining at the lodge

Our lodge guests can relish in our newly built dining area. Nestled along the banks of our bachelor elephant’s favourite watering hole which provides guests with the opportunity to unwind, soak in the magnificence of the surroundings and experience some truly memorable encounters with our herd and other wildlife.

All our meals are created with the utmost natural detail to ensure your taste buds are left revitalised and refreshed.

Our Head Chef creates a seasonal menu according to our charmed South African climate. It’s very important that prior to arrival, guests notify us of any pre-existing medical conditions. This includes any food allergies, dietary needs and requirements. Unfortunately we do not offer al la carte.


  • Children: 0 – 3 years stay free,
  • 4 – 12 years pay 50% of the sharing rate

Address: Addo Elephant National Park Area  Coordinates: Latitude -33.3035020 | Longitude 25.7362700

Please view the detailed Map to the lodge:  Barefoot Addo Elephant Lodge Map 2022

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