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Dungbeetle River Lodge

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Reviewed February 26, 2012

Looks like I'm going to be the first to give a less than glowing review of Dung Beetle. We stayed for 3 nights here in order to go for the All Blacks v Boks game last August, which was the main reason for coming to...More

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Response from natureguideAddo, Owner at Dungbeetle River LodgeResponded March 2, 2012

I must apologise if you feel you were approached too many times on activities. Perhaps both Derek and Etta approached you to recommend what is available. People too often arrive not realising that booking is essential. Our wish is fir you to enjoy your stay...More

Reviewed February 20, 2012

This an excellent B&B accommodation on the banks of the Sundays River and only 5 minutes from the south entrance to Addo Elephant Park and just off the N2 near Port Elizabeth. The rooms are spacious and comfortable and ours had balconies overlooking the river...More

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Reviewed February 8, 2012

The Dungbeetle River Lodge certainly has a lot of character. A wooden building on the banks of the Sunday river. Each room individually and idiosyncractically designed and furnished. Our room had two large wooden carved elephants as bed posts. But they are also spacious, well...More

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Reviewed January 27, 2012

Dear Etta & Derek, thank you so much for the wonderful days at the DungBeetle River Lodge!! The safari with all your explanations about the animals and plants was truely amazing and a perfect birthday for Daniel! Thank you so much for your hospitality -...More

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Reviewed January 16, 2012

Dear Etta and Derek, The stay at DungBeetle was short but intence. We enjoyed your hopitality and friendness. You have a nice familiy and we hope to visit your place for a much longer time. Thank you en goedendag Mark & Griet

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"The Fish Eagle Room has a lovely balcony overlooking the river."
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"The African Suite for river views"
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"All suites are large & very comfortable, but river facing ones are best"
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"The Lion room is big, with a great view of the river from its private balcony."
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