" From the moment we arrived, owner Maggie Mann could not have been more welcoming and friendly. Our accommodation was in her spacious cottage, with a number of nice touches to make us feel at home. It is in a very quiet location with safe parking and the dawn chorus had to be heard to be believed!..."more
"Friendly service. Walking distance from river.
Thanks for the lovely review and we do hope you will visit us soon
It was great meeting you and Andre
Hope you had a great weekend-away
"The self catering accommodation was perfect for our requirements, except the TV/Dstv was not working."
"The payment release from SafariNow to the hosts before our checkin could have made our stay more pleasant as the hosts were worried that they would not be paid since we have stayed already and they were not paid as yet."
"Maggie the hostess is an amazing person. So bubbly, full of energy, always attentive and a very nice lady to boot. I have nothing negative to say about our (too short) stay. Everything was tip-top, the accommodation is huge and will cater for a family very well, breakie was magic, an okay pub/grill ..."more
"I would recommend the lodge - Maggi is a very friendly and helpful hostess and the accommodation was very comfortabel - would definitely stay there again, should I need to overnight in the area"
"Lovely unit and very welcoming. Breakfast was amazing and the location was perfect - walked along the river and close to Addo.
Dear Christine and familyThank you so much for the kind message/review and it was great to meet you and the familyHuggs to Katrina and Matthias..."
"Our room was very comfortable and found Maggie to be an excellent host. We enjoyed our stay."
"Our thanks to Maggie and Les for a wonderful stay at their lodge. The accommodation was spacious and well-equipped and Maggie and Les were very helpful. Maggie arranged for my son to go quad biking and Les took us on a lovely cruise on the Sundays River ferry. He was also very informative with hi..."more
"Overall our stay was very good. The hospitality in particular was excellent and the owners are extremely friendly and kind. Breakfasts were excellent and the b&b is conveniently located to the entrance of the Addo Elephant National Park. Our room had twin beds rather than a large double bed which..."more
" Good hosts and lovely place"
"Thank you so much Maggie and Les for the warming hospitality. The breakfast was absolutely fantastic (so much to eat and so good!) and the rooms were nicely decorated. You can park your car off street, but it was very safe around here anyway. Addo Gateway Lodge is a nice starting point to go to Ad..."more
"It was absolutely amazing, will definitely stay at Addo Gateway Lodge."
"One of the friendliest place to stay. The room is clean and tidy. The village also feel safe with a friendly bar and restaurant near by. Also really enjoy the boat trip and walk on the dunn. The house is fully equiped the only down side is the lack of privacy because we have to share the house with ..."more
"Maggie, Thanx so much for making our stay a very enjoyable one. Everything was superb, from the friendly greeting to the sad goodbye.We really had a fantastic time. I would recommend your lodge to everyone I know.
Hope you are feeling better after the operation."
"5 star reception, a warm welcome by a very pretty small framed blonde lady; for every weary traveller fresh orange juice in champagne goblets, little hot facecloths for the face and hands, heated rooms, little flowers on neatly backfolded toilet paper and soaps, friendly furnishings and pictures tak..."more
"We enjoyed staying with Maggie and Les. The location is literally across the road from Addo Elephant Park and just 30 minutes from Port Elizabeth. Very convenient and they are such nice and friendly people. It was very affordable as well."
"Staying with Maggie was just the dream service we always admired in our SA round trip. All recommendations worked out exactly as promised. The new south entrance to Addo make this Lodge ideal for all visitors. All we missed was a door to the en suite shower/toilet."
"A warm welcome, orange juice and a face cloth to freshen up. Maggie went out of her way to ensure everything was perfect for us - every request could be satisfied. Such easy access to Addo and a wonderful safari with Schotia close by. We had a great time."
"Thank you so much Maggie and Les for making our stay a very memorable one. Your hospitality and knowledge of the area and it's attractions were great! Thanks for making us feel a part of your family."
"Angename verassing en hope gasvryheid"
"A very big thank you to Maggie and Les for making our stay such a wonderful experience. The kids really had fun."
"What a wonderful stay. Maggie and Les went out of their way to make our stay comfortable. Nothing is too much trouble for them. They make you feel like you are part of their family and they take very good care of you. It is a very beautiful part of the this beautiful country, and we will most def..."more
"Very friendly and helpful people. Great breakfast. 2 km from Addo.
"Even though it was a short stay, we thoroughly enjoyed our stay.
Thank you for a superb accommodation and for making us feel really welcome to stay in the most beautiful place, which none of us had seen before.
I met up with my nephew, who stays about 500 meters from your facilities and he ..."
"The place where we stayed was nice and clean, and we could self-cater if we wished. Thanks Maggy for wonderful breakfasts! Les, thanks for the trip on the river ferry and the experience of sliding down the dunes on your very stable boards. Will definitely recommend AGL."
"Decent and clean rooms and a very obliging host ."
"We were met by a charming Maggie and shown to our twin room. The room was adequate and clean. Lovely view over the river and lovely evening spent on the wooden deck. The breakfast was really good. "
"Lovely - Friendly hospitality. The Ferry Ride is a must-do when staying in this area."
"We arrived as late as 20:30 at Addo Gateway Lodge. Our host and her husband were very friendly and noticed we were tired - they made us feel very welcome. Breakfast was made by the host herself while she chatted to us. It almost felt as if we were visiting family.
We would definitely stay t..."
"Maggie and Les were first class hosts, nothing was too much trouble, they were wonderful with our 3 children who all had a great time. Rooms were clean and comfortable with games and travel info all supplied. Would definitely go back again."
"The place is very beautiful. The view of the river is like the time was stopped. The lady has been very kind, the house clean, hospitable, there's only one thing: the bathroom very small but there's the essential.
In any case my stay there it has been very pleasant. There are the most beautiful..."
"We had a wonderful stay with Maggie and Les. The breakfast was splendid. The positioning towards the Sunday River, the highest dunes of South Africa and the south entrance of Addo Elephant Park is unique. Les offered us a wonderful excursion on the river and made it possible to mount the dunes. Magg..."more
"The accommodation was excellent, with Maggie hosting us very well. It is in a nice quiet village with a river walk and a great pub which welcomed us as visitors and had very good food."
"Very friendly en nice place to stay. Near the new entrance of Addo Nat. Park."
"What a pleasant surprise. A warm friendly reception made us feel wanted. The luxurious space made us feel at home. Everything was there even some very enjoyable suggestions about beach walking and dinner. We enjoyed every moment and will surely make use of this oasis again."
"Well situated on the Sundays River. Beautiful rooms, clean and extremely friendly."
"We are four senior Italian ladies touring in South Africa. We had a really exciting experience in Addo Gateway Lodge: the hospitality was excellent: the rooms are small but comfortable, the breakfasts good and copious and we could take away what we couldn't eat; Maggie gave us a lot of good suggesti..."more
"My three young daughters and I enjoyed the warm South African hospitality! The accommodation is superb and well-equiped, the owners enthusiastic and friendly, and the location spectaculary beautiful. The convenience of the cottage being just a stone's throw from Addo's south entrance is just one of ..."more