Kudu Ridge Game Lodge and Conference Centre

Game Reserve And Bush Lodge Accommodation In Addo

Kudu Ridge Game Lodge and Conference Centre offering elegant Addo accommodation in a warm and relaxing atmosphere on a Addo Game Reserve. Leave the bright lights of city life behind and escape to the tranquillity of a Private Addo Game Lodge found in the heart of the Sundays River Valley, on the doorstep of the Addo Elephant National Park.

Relax, reflect, and rejuvenate at Kudu Ridge Game Lodge, situated a mere 15km’s from the famous Big 5 Addo Elephant National Park and a short 30 minutes drive from the Port Elizabeth Airport. Kudu Ridge Game Lodge is a family-owned and operated private Addo game reserve nestled in the picturesque Addo hills, and the ideal base from which to explore the Addo Elephant Park and nearby Addo Attractions. The lodge is the perfect location for a romantic safari breakaway, corporate event or special event. Kudu Ridge Game Ranch is renowned for its abundance of Kudu and Bushbuck, Impala, Duiker, Cape Grysbok, Steenbok, Guinea Fowl, Dassies and Porcupines as well as numerous bird and plant species. Kudu Ridge Guests can relax beneath the night sky in the boma: exchanging stories, listen to a symphony of African bush sounds and savour sumptuous meals and good company warmed by the crackling fire.

The Lodge is an idyllic location from which to explore the majestic landscape, spectacular wildlife and fascinating history of Addo, the Addo Elephant National Park and nearby Addo Attractions. Due to its tranquil setting and atmosphere the game are tame and offer unique world class photographic opportunities to nature lovers. The daily Safaris include visits to ancient fossil sites and close up animal encounters.

The main facility consists of a comfortable guest boma, featuring a spacious dining area and spectacular viewing deck. The central fireplace in the main boma area creates a warm and inviting ambience allowing our guests to arrive as strangers but leave as friends. The friendly service and traditional South African cuisine help retain an African simplicity. The evenings are spent in the Boma under the star-filled skies, will make your stay at Kudu Ridge Lodge a memorable experience.

The Addo Lodge is a short 30 minutes from Port Elizabeth Airport, Experience the wide variety of lodge wildlife at close quarters and indulge in magnificent scenery from the comfort of one of the open safari game viewing vehicles. The Game Drive tours are guided by knowledgeable, passionate qualified guides.

The lodge’s ambience and character blends seamlessly with the natural vegetation. Kudu Ridge offers fully serviced accommodation units, consisting of 8 Large ‘luxury en-suite safari tents’ sleeping a maximum of four people per tent and 6 Chalets sleeping two people per unit. All the tents and chalets are ‘en-suite’ and private. The lodge accommodates 44 guests and for group bookings of 20 or more, the camp is booked out exclusively for the group and no other reservation will be entertained during your stay.

Experience the warm South African hospitality of Kudu Ridge Lodge as you enjoy game drives and tour of the Addo Region, lead by professional guides who will enlighten you on Addo’s abundance of wildlife, and reveal the fascinating history and information about the pre-historic fossils found on the farm. Kudu Ridge takes pride in making every guests stay a memorable one. Whether you are celebrating a wedding, honeymoon, birthday, anniversary, or just enjoying a break away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life we will endeavour to help you relax, unwind and indulge yourself in the wonderful world of wildlife that inhabits the Addo Elephant National Park and Greater Addo Area.

Privately owned Kudu Ridge Game Lodge offers visitors to Addo, Bed & Breakfast accommodation in a relaxed safari setting.

The sights and sounds of the Addo Bush provide a gentle backdrop to the En-suite Safari Tents & Chalets. The Kudu Game Ranch Accommodation is private, spacious, stylish and very well equipped, allowing you to enjoy your Addo stay in great comfort. Elegantly appointed, with the emphasis on your comfort, relaxation and the ‘African Safari’ experience.

Evenings are spent sharing tales of the day’s Addo tours and adventures around a roaring fire, whilst enjoying starlit Boma Dinners.

Accommodation Options:

Safari Tents
The romance of canvas, with night bush sounds combine simple elegance with a relaxed safari atmosphere to give guests a comfortable yet authentic safari experience that will mold dreams into memories.

Tea & Coffee Station
Laundry Facility
Wall Mounted Fan
Hair Dryer
Serviced Daily
Linen & Towels included

Bush Chalets
Surrounded by spekboom and natural vegetation, the magic and mystery of Africa come alive in a relaxed bush setting.

Tea & Coffee Station
Laundry Facility
Wall Mounted Fan
Hair Dryer
Serviced Daily
Linen & Towels included

The Addo Lodge is home to an abundance of game and bird species. Kudu Ridge Game Lodge is perfectly positioned for close sightings from our open 4×4 game viewing vehicle, or on foot during a bush walks. Kudu Ridge Wildlife Reserve is situated in the lovely and peaceful Addo, the game farm is centrally located to all of the adventure activities. After an exciting day of game viewing in the Addo Elephant National Park or Schotia Safaris, a round of golf at the Kirkwood or Alicedale Golf Courses; take a stroll or bush walk and relax while watching the sunset from the viewing deck and enjoy the traditional South African Cuisine in the Boma.

Lodge Facilities
Large Boma
Big Screen Television
Communal Television
Full Bar Facilities
Large Fire Pit
Secure Parking
Information Centre
Valuables Safe
All Safari Tents & Chalets En-suite
Tea & Coffee Station
Laundry Facility
Wall Mounted Fans
Hair Dryers
Serviced Daily
Linen & Towels included

Languages Spoken: English, Afrikaans and Xhosa.
In-house Dining: Meal of the Day.
No Pets Allowed.

Let Kudu Ridge Game Lodge take the hassle out of your journey with our transfers facility. We make use of our VW Kombi 7 seater bus equipped with seats for your comfort and air conditioning to keep you cool. Transfers include collection and drop at our closest Port Elizabeth International airport a short 30min drive away.

Lodge Activities
Game drives at Kudu Ridge Lodge are taken by professional, passionate and knowledgeable rangers, who have a wealth of experience. No two game drives are ever the same. Rangers drive with astonishing skill in pursuit of elusive animals, simultaneously wowing guests with their outstanding knowledge and unforgettable stories. The Kudu Ridge Guides specialise in photographic safaris and where possible will position the vehicle for the guest to get the best angle for photographic purposes. They will also part with advice and knowledge where they can so that the guest is able to get the best photograph possible.

Visit Addo and embark on the experience of a lifetime…
Allow Kudu Ridge to wow you with their knowledge, move you with their stories and bring you one step closer to nature. The lapa boasts a fire pit, bar, pool room with pool table. Guests are welcome to enjoy bush walks and hikes at their leisure for a hands on experience.

For Addo Elephant National Park tours we make use of our VW Kombi 7 seater bus equipped with seats for your comfort and air conditioning to keep you cool.

Addo Elephant Park Game Drives
Minimum 2 People per Game Drive.
9:00 to 14:00
R1400 per person incl a light picnic lunch in Addo.

  • Awards & Accreditations As Claimed By The Establishment
  • Tourism Grading - 3 Stars
  • airport transfers
  • bar/cocktail lounge
  • braai / barbecue - communal
  • ceiling fans
  • conference venue onsite
  • hair dryer
  • hiking
  • laundry facilities onsite
  • linen & towels provided
  • parking all onsite
  • serviced
  • wi-fi / hotspot

Latitude: -33.590633
Longitude: 25.652328

Helipad GPS Co-Ordinates
S 33°35.172' E 25°39.066'