• 4x4 Game drives included
  • All meals included
  • Selected drinks included
  • Game walks
  • WiFi
  • Bar / Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Game viewing
  • Swimming pool
  • Waterhole
  • Air conditioning
  • Bush lunch
  • Private safari vehicle
  • Childrens safari
  • Spa


Addo Elephant National Park Big 5 Safari

Family Safari South Africa

Nestled in a pristine, malaria-free Addo Elephant Reserve, Riverbend Safari Lodge is the perfect getaway for your South African family safaris. This beautiful lodge is easily accessible from Port Elizabeth and offers exceptional hospitality.

River Bend Lodge has 8 stand alone, luxury suites and two private villas . Each suite, consisting of a luxurious bedroom, en-suite bathroom with separate bath and shower together with additional outside shower. The spacious suites also boast a private patio where you can soak up the scents and sounds of Addo. The two private villas consist of 3 luxurious en-suite bedrooms to cater to your comfort. Relax in one of the lounges, or put your feet up in the TV room, as you take in the comforts of your accommodation. Be surrounded by unique Eastern Cape bushveld while you enjoy a swim in your private pool or sit alongside a fire under the star scattered sky. Perfect for small groups of friends or a family who want to experience the ultimate in a private safari retreat.

River Bend Lodge is one of the few game reserves in the Eastern Cape where you can view the Big 5 all in one wilderness area. The ideal destination for your South African family safari with children of all ages are welcome.

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From R10,740 per person


    • A Big 5 lodge located a mere 50 minutes drive from Port Elizabeth
    • Malaria free safari experience
    • Located on a private concession on the Addo Elephant Park
    • Luxury colonial style accommodation with standard suites and private villas
    • Private villas are perfect for families or small groups
    • Children are accommodated on game drives with their families

    Luxury Suite 8

    No. of Rooms: 4


    • Air Conditioning
    • Mini Bar
    • Lounge Area
    • Viewing Deck
    • Tea/Coffee making facility
    • Safe
    • Inside and outside shower

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    Private Villas

    No. of Rooms: 2


    • Air Conditioning
    • Mini Bar
    • Lounge Area
    • Viewing Deck
    • Tea/Coffee making facility
    • Safe
    • 3 bedrooms

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    Ultimate safari experience.

    Morning and afternoon game drives with your guide in open vehicles.

    • Game drives in open vehicles
    • Bird Watching
    • Nature walks
    • Children accommodated on game drives
    Getting to the lodge

     Scheduled Flights



    Private Transfer