The aQuellé River Mile


Where to stay

  • Dungbeetle River LodgeAddo’s Dungbeetle River Lodge is a four star Guest House located on the bank of the scenic Sundays River. The Sundays River flows at the foot of the guest house, offering sweeping river views from the lodge’s decks and a perfect backdrop to an all-South African experience of big five game viewing,  river activities such as safe swimming, paddle boarding, canoeing, river cruises etc.

    Opposite the lodge is the famous Alexandria Dune Field, a hikers paradise of interesting facts, history, geology, flora and  fauna and popular for sand sledding, sand boarding, dune hikes and beach walks 

  • Emerald Cottage 22 Emerald Crescent Cannonville Only 3km from new South gate entrance to the Addo Elephant National Park and a short walk around the corner to The Sundays River.
    2 bedroom Cottage, both rooms en-suite. Big double/family room with queen bed plus single bed (plus pull out for extra single) with lovely big bathroom/shower en suite. 2nd bedroom with double bed. En suite shower/toilet facilities. Lounge/diningroom/fully equipped kitchenette with undercover braai/bbq area on stoep/verandah.

PLUS you have to come back to experience the SUNDAYS RIVER FERRY.


Hosted in Nelson Mandela Bay this is Africa's oldest open water swimming event - established in 1924.