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The Camp Figtree Colonial African Lodge is located roughly an hours drive away from Port Elizabeth, on the border to the Addo Elephant Park in which the lodge offers twice-daily safari excursions. This inn in the Eastern Cape of South Africa is magnificently located on the slopes of the Zuurberg mountains and pride itself on an excellent reputation for cuisine, hospitality and luxurious accommodation.
The camp Figtree offers in either the luxurious suites or the equally comfortable safari tents. Guests have the opportunity to enjoy a truly authentic South African experience when staying in one of the posh tents. This sanctuary is set up in the heart of nature providing comfort and luxury. A key attraction of the accommodation is the magnificent views on offer.
- Superior Suite
- Luxury Suite
- Family Suite
- Superior Suite (valley view).
The interiors are no less inspiring, with warm tones, tasteful décor and comfortable furnishings. The Lodge offers seven suites, of which two have an annexe making them suitable for families. Please note that electricity is only available at certain hours during the day.
- King size bed
- En-suite bathroom
- Mosquito net
- Personal safe
Located between the famous Addo Elephant Park to the north and east and South Africa's In some Conservancy to the south, this lodge offers guests elegant accommodation combined with exclusive facilities and exciting activities making for a memorable African safari experience.
- Outdoor swimming pool
- Communal lounge with satellite television.
- Airport shuttle
- Safari excursions
- Safari drives and walking safaris
- Room service
- Laundry service
Activities and Wildlife Encounters
Safari drives are offered on a twice-daily basis and at a surcharge. The safari is conducted in the world-renowned Addo Elephant National Park - home to the highest density of elephant in the world.& The reserve is also home to all members of the Big 5, a multitude of antelope and favourite wildlife species and offers fantastic birding.
An alternative option is to go on an elephant-back safari at a different venue.
- Safari drives through the Addo Elephant National Park
- Elephant back safaris
- Riverbend endangered species drives
- Addo Elephant National Park horseback rides
- Sundowner walks, bush breakfast and picnics at Camp Figtree
- Bird watching by canoe on the Sundays River
- An evening of the stars.
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- Ensuite / Private bathroom
- Mosquito net
Dining at Camp Fig Tree
The Main Lodge at Camp Fig Tree offers a romantic lounge with fireplace, dining area and various deck areas. Guests can also dine in the boma by the fire or enjoy private picnics in the bush.
Camp Fig Tree is located on the border of the Addo National Park. The lodge offers daily guided tours into the reserve in open safari vehicles.
The park is home to over 500 elephants as well as large populations of buffalo, lions, hyena, black rhino and a variety of antelope. Elephant back safaris, horse trails, sundowner walks, mountain biking trails and bush picnics can all be enjoyed within easy reach of Camp Fig Tree. Guided walks are also available at the Camp Fig Tree Lodge.
- Swimming Pool
- Viewing deck
Check in and Check Out Times
- Check in: 14:00
- Check out: 10:00
- Airport transfers
- Concierge services
- Housekeeping service
- Safari drives
- Tours & Transfers on Request
- Wake-up call
- Walking safaris
- # Rooms:
Camp Figtree offers four Superior Suites and three newly built Luxury Suites. Each of these spacious suites is uniquely decorated with earthy colours and natural textures. All the Superior Suites have en-suite bathrooms, plush four-poster or twin beds, mosquito nets, and private verandas with beautiful views onto the lodge gardens.
- # Rooms:
The new Luxury Suites at Camp Fig Tree are uniquely decorated, featuring earthy colours and natural textures accented by richly-hued antiques, Persian carpets, polished wooden furnishings and stunning artworks. All the rooms have en-suite bathrooms, plush four-poster or twin beds with mosquito nets, and private verandas with beautiful views.
Superior Boardwalk Suite 4 and 5
- # Rooms:
Camp Figtree's Valley View Superior Suites offers exclusivity, privacy and the old world elegance. The suite features beautiful views onto the lodge gardens and the mountains beyond. Just like the other Superior Suites, the room features en-suite bathrooms, plush bed with mosquito net and private veranda.
The Luxury Tents offer guests the ultimate African experience. Each of the luxury tents is privately built on a mountain edge from where magnificent view can be enjoyed. The tents provide en-suite bathrooms, free standing baths, showers and toilets.
Poolside Suite 1A and 1B
The Poolside Suites provide luxurious furnishings, mosquito nets and crisp percale linen. Adding to comfort and exclusivity, their private bathrooms include a bathrobe, slippers and hairdryer.
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Directions to Camp Fig Tree Colonial African Lodge from Port Elizabeth:
- Take the N2 (North)
- Turn left onto the R335. Signage indicates Mother well / Addo
- Continue for 46 km to the town of Addo
- Continue through the town towards the entrance of the Addo National Park
- For 12 km head towards the Addo National Park, here you will find signs for Camp Figtree on your left
- Turn left towards the Zuurberg Pass Road
- Proceed up the pass 10km
- Make a left into the stone gates of the Camp
On site parking facilities are provided for guests.