About Camp Figtree
A private game reserve set in the heart of Addo on top of the stunning Zuurberg Mountain range. This luxury colonial lodge with its breathtaking 270-degree views offers the finest in lodge cuisine and service in a style reminiscent of its previous bygone era.
The game reserve is wedged between the Addo Elephant National Park to the north and east and the Riverbend conservancy to the South. Camp Figtree is a remote, private lodge set on top of the stunning Zuurberg mountain range. Resting between a conservancy and the Addo Elephant National Park, the camp boasts the most breathtaking 270-degree views to be found in the Eastern Cape.
Camp Figtree has been designed around its original 1920's traditional colonial building style. Historically, this includes the distinctive use of corrugated iron roofing and wide, sweeping verandas which provide areas for relaxed sociability. The lounge and dining room are intoxicatingly evocative of the romantic colonial era.
3 Luxury Suites & 4 Superior Suites, with two of these having an annex for Families
All suites have romantic Victorian bathrooms with bath and separate showers
4 Suites have stunning views over the Zuurberg valley from their private verandahs
International guests will find comfort in knowing the entire region is malaria free. Evenings are spent in traditional African style around a unique "boma" with the sounds of the crackling fire and night noises drifting up from the lush valley below.
GAME VIEWING & WILDLIFE ACTIVITIES
Camp Figtree conducts open landrover trips into Addo Elephant Park daily. Addo, which boast the highest density of elephant of any national park in the world will ensure that guest have a high success of sightings. Recently the introduction of lion into the park has added a great deal of excitement.
Elephant Back Safaris offers guests the unique opportunity to walk with elephants in their natural environment. Guests are collected from the lodge and transported to the reserve where they are able to touch, feed and walk with the elephants.
Camp Figtree also offers afternoon / evening and day tours to nearby game reserves.
Horse Riding trails are also on offer outside and within the Addo National Elephant park.