Addo Eastern Cape South Africa

Chrislin staff outing

Chrislin staff outing

Chrislin staff goes to PE for an outing! Chrislin African Lodge certainly could not function without the dedication and hard work of all of our staff members. In September we embarked on a memorable fun filled outing as a reward for continuous efforts and a celebration of friendships. And what…

Addo Rose Tea 2015

Addo Rose Tea 2015

The stalwart Sunday’s River Valley Women’s Institute is at it again, hosting another Addo Rose Tea. After last year’s fabulous success, we are in for another treat. Book early as seats/tables are limited.  

25% Discount for Addo Accommodation

25% Discount for Addo Accommodation

Discover the Addo and the Sundays River Valley while staying at Chrislin African Lodge, B&B, for a 25% discount on the Sunset Huts. A mere 12km from the main entrance of the Addo Elephant National Park, you have the chance of viewing the Big Seven on safari with our in-house adventure company, Crisscross…

Snakes, Birds and Local Facts

Snakes, Birds and Local Facts

Darren Kleinhans, from Addo, Eastern Cape, came to talk to guests at Chrislin African Lodge. It’s fascinating how one can live in an area for so long and still be so unaware of what is around us. And what people do. What makes a bird of prey different to other…

Renovations – we’re at it again!

Renovations – we’re at it again!

We’re at it again, renovating! In these quieter Winter months, we’re focusing on the Orchard Huts, replacing the thatch roofs and floor tiles. The Garden Huts also needed some attention. We’re also replacing the thatch roofs and adding a verandah to each hut. And, of course, being Winter, it’s Citrus Season!…

15% off Addo Accommodation

15% off Addo Accommodation

Wondering where to stay in the Addo area? Come relax, rewind & rejuvenate at Chrislin African Lodge from 15th April until the 15 July 2015 for the 15% direct discount. We are situated mere 12km from the Addo Elephant Park main entrance on the R336. With it’s unique African mud huts, built in…

Chrislin has the BEST ground staff!

Chrislin has the BEST ground staff!

A recent review complimented Chrislin on the beautiful grounds. We often take for granted that the hard work done behind-the-scenes happens magically. Through mud, creepy-crawly’s, thatch, plumbing, storms and flat tyres (to say the very least), David and his incredible team soldier on. Oscar, seen below in picture, is always…

Addo Rose Tea

Addo Rose Tea

As many of you know we are not holding a Rose Show this year, we feel that we would like to acknowledge the hard work, fun and determination shown by the Women of this valley in creating 30 years of floral fantasies. We will be hosting the Addo Rose Tea Party at…

21 Things Locals Love about Greater Addo

21 Things Locals Love about Greater Addo

Wondering what to do in the Greater Addo area? We are expecting you! Here are some local attractions frequented by locals and visitors alike. An Addo adventure cocktail awaits you: from Safari’s, quad biking,hiking, mountain biking, and history to zip wiring over the Sundays River! The option is yours… 21 Things Locals Love…

Chrislin’s NEW Sunset Huts

Chrislin’s NEW Sunset Huts

The Sunset huts are ideal for families and couples travelling together as they are made up of 2 en-suite rooms joined by inter-leading doors (for some privacy) but sharing a verandah with beautiful Sunset views! There are 3 units, each sleeping 2×2 people with the possibility of an extra person…