Post office / Bank withdrawals?
Situated close to the petrol station and the supermarket, you will find banking and post office facilities. You are welcome to leave us your post cards with us when you leave, we will be pleased to post them for you.
Petrol station available and shops
Only 2.5 kms from the lodge, you will find a petrol station and a supermarket, for your convenience.
Is it malaria free?
No need to take any pills to come to the Eastern Cape as we are a Malaria free zone.
Is there WiFi on site?
Of course! WiFi is available on site and easily accessible from all our rooms.
How to book your table at the restaurant?
We suggest you book your table as soon as you can on arrival and every morning, before you leave us for the day. All of our meals are prepared with fresh ingredients and this will allow us to source enough food.
Electricity in South Africa:
Electricity is well provided in South Africa, but you may face some load shedding at times.
Are there European plug in the rooms?
Yes, all the rooms have European multi plugs where you can charge all of your devices.
Is the water drinkable?
We have never faced any disease by drinking the tap water in Colchester . However if you think it’s more safe to use bottle of water, you will find them provided at our bar. Feel free to ask our manager upon your arrival, they can always advise you in this regard, in case of changes.
What should I wear on safari during the winter time?
Certain part of the Addo Elephants Park and surroundings are on top of hills where the wind can blow regularly. Days can vary but nights get cold. So be aware you must always have warm clothes with you, you can freeze as you stay sitting for hours and hours.