About Avoca River Cabins
In the beautiful citrus and rose growing area of the Sundays River Valley, 25 minutes from the Addo Elephant Park, Dave and Judy Smith and now their daughter, Tracey, welcomes you to their farm. Avoca, which means 'The meeting of the waters ' offers luxury fully-equipped chalets along the river. Ideal for nature lovers and bird watchers.
Avoca also offers professional guided tours to the Addo Elephant Park on our game viewing vehicle - Phillip our expert guide will woo you with his wildlife knowledge. Inquire about availability and pricing when requesting a booking. The wildlife includes, inter alia, Lion, Rhino, Elephant, and several Antelope.
Various options are available when seeking accommodation. We have chalets that sleep two to five people. Four thatch and mud huts with two hot shower/toilets alongside the river where there is an abundance of fish and bird life. Scenic walks through the citrus orchards, and canoeing on the river , which is inclusive of the price. A path leads up from the lush garden to a small bush camp overlooking the river where two air-conditioned en-suite cabins nestle in a sheltered clearing.
A third "honeymoon suite" privately positioned adjacent. The semi-detached family units down at the river are extremely popular. Each unit has a kitchenette and a hot shower/toilet. The Orchard Room, dining and breakfast area, overlooks the swimming pool and garden. Our Riverside function venue overlooking the river is ideal for any celebration. This area boasts views of the river and Zuurberg mountain range. Rates are per unit on the site. We do welcome singles and couples to enquire about better options. Self-catering units are serviced by prior arrangement and at extra cost. We also cater for backpackers.
Spa: The Wellness Spa is a 15 minute drive from the farm.
Wedding Venues: The Orchard Room function hall can accommodate groups of 15 - 60 guests. There are toilet facilities, tables, chairs. We do catering for small weddings. Please enquire about rates.
Conference Venues: The Orchard Room conference venue accommodates groups of 5 - 70 guests. There are toilet, tables, chairs, and an overhead projector. Tea stations and Water points for conference delegates. Catering for small conferences. Please ask for rates.
Family friendly: Facilities on the farm include a swimming pool, trampolines, jungle gyms and canoes on the river, short walks amongst citrus trees and the opportunity to do some fishing on your own.
Romantic: Our Gymnogene chalet is well situated and set out for honeymooners. This riverside chalet is private. On request we put flowers in the accommodation.
Our self-catering accommodation is serviced by prior arrangement and at extra cost.
All our rates are per unit / chalet / room per night and not per person.
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*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling