Addo Self Catering Guesthouse Green Tree Cottages Activities

the green tree cottages


Hiking & Sight Seing

Guests are welcome to walk around the farm, see the dairy, and look at the bird and animal life, such as duiker, warthog, bushbuck, Impala and kudu. Children can make use of the Swings, and play area. Guest are welcome to bring their bicycles along and ride on the farm.


Take full advantage of our South African weather and sunbath around our swimming pool on those warm summer days, or simply catch up on your reading (and napping!) time under the trees of our lush, peaceful garden. You can also visit the farm dam that is stocked with Kurper, you can also fish from the dam if you would like (catch and release only).

Game Viewing & Other Activities

The Green Tree Cottages are central to visit Addo Elephant National Park, Schotia Safari's and Amakhala Game Reserve. You can also enjoy a boat ride on The Maggie May, Daniell Cheetah Breeding Farm, Addo Elephant Back Safari's and more.

The towns of Grahamstown, Port Alfred, Kenton on Sea & Port Elizabeth are a mere 45 - 70 km drive from The Green Tree Cottages.


Breakfast and Lunches can be enjoyed at the Nanaga Farm Stall, 13 km from The Green Tree and on route to the Addo Park. The Addo Park also has a restaurant where meals can be enjoyed. Guests can get wood on the farm should they wish to braai. All other produce can be bought from the Spar grocery store at Colchester or Port Elizabeth, when coming from the N2. Colchester also has a cozy restaurant, which is popular for their steaks and home cooked meals.

Bird Watching

For the bird lover, there is also plenty of bird life around the farm or you can visit the Nukakamma Canoe trail (26 km), and do bird watching from a Canoe on the Sundays River, or take a walk along the beach at Colchester and see the beautiful moving sand dunes of the Eastern Cape.